Tag: Central Greece

Mosque in Central Greece pelted with stones 1

Mosque in Central Greece pelted with stones

A mosque in Central Greece was allegedly attacked by unknown people in the early hours of Monday morning. The attack against the Koursoum Mosque, also known as the Osman Shag Mosque, in Trikala is being…

See the new vehicles of the Hellenic Police 11

See the new vehicles of the Hellenic Police

The Hellenic Police welcomed 70 new vehicles to their fleet. The cars are already painted in its colours and have been delivered to the specific regions, reported News Auto. These vehicles were…

Electric cars Karditsa

Electric cars at the heart of Karditsa’s environmental drive

The first electric car recharging station was installed in the municipality of Karditsa, Central Greece. The announcement was made on Thursday by Regional Governor of Thessaly Costas Agorastos, who said that “the…

SNOW IN GREECE

Extreme cold front in Greece brings plenty of snow

Many parts of Greece were covered in snow in the early hours of the morning, including areas of the northern suburbs of Attica. Police have announced the road above the “Zygos” restaurant…

Earthquake in Central Greece shakes Athens 17

Earthquake in Central Greece shakes Athens

An earthquake measuring 4.1 on the Richter scale was reported at 00:54 on Thursday the 13th of June, near Atalanti in the prefecture of Fthiotida in Central Greece. Initial reports from the…

More than 1,000 unaccompanied minors sheltered in Greece 22

More than 1,000 unaccompanied minors sheltered in Greece

The Chief of Mission in Greece for the International Organisation for Migration (IOM), Mr Gianluca Rocco said on Monday that his organisation has offered accommodation to more than 1,000 unaccompanied minors since…

Niarchos Foundation provides warmth to families ahead of winter 24

Niarchos Foundation provides warmth to families ahead of winter

The Regional Governor of Central Greece Kostas Bakoyannis announced the commencement of the programme ‘Warm Home’ which provides vulnerable families with funding for the purchase of heating fuel. The programme, donated by…

Earthquake with magnitude of 5.0 hits central Greece 26

Earthquake with magnitude of 5.0 hits central Greece

An earthquake with a 5.0 magnitude has shaken the city of Trikala in central Greece on Friday morning causing landslides and damage to homes. Police have noted that there are no immediate…

Lamia

Lamia set to have its own Modern Greek History Museum

Greece’s beautiful city of Lamia is set to have its own Modern Greek History Museum after regional authorities reached an agreement with the board of the Athens War Museum this week. Kostas…

Greek museum nominated for top European Honours 28

Greek museum nominated for top European Honours

The Archaeological Museum of Thebes, in Viotia, central Greece, has been nominated for the European Museum of the Year Award (EMYA) 2018 along with 40 other nominees. The Archaeological Museum of Thebes…

EU funds approved to restore monuments in Central Greece 29

EU funds approved to restore monuments in Central Greece

Many historical monuments and cultural heritage sites located in the Region of Central Greece received approval last month by the culture and finance ministries to be allotted EU subsidies for restoration works.…