Carole King


Jessics adds more pink to Pink Month in a blushing success!

    One of the successful events for pink Month was held on Sunday 19th October at Jessics Bar in Lapta. Mus the owner provided the premises and gave 5tl for every meal sold, and put together some great prizes for a raffle, aided and abetted by Bill Hodgson and John Smith who worked extremely hard organising an auction and selling raffle tickets on the night. Karl Rugg added his talents as auctioneer encouraging people to part with their hard earned cash. The evening went with a swing largely helpedRead More

Be Pink with us

The Golden Girls go Pink to ensure that cancer patients’ lives might be pinker. In keeping with the spirit of the month of October which is Pink for Cancer, the Golden Girls , Sue Tilt and Carole King, have topped their crowning glories with pink hair dye.  The message is clear – they don’t want to be missed, they don’t want you to miss Pink Month, and they don’t want Tulips to miss out on any monies. As they have thrown themselves into this campaign in arranging events encouraging participationRead More

Part of your Pink Diary

No escape for anyone – thinking and being pink is an October MUST. Due to the magnificent organizing abilities of the ‘Golden Girls of Tulips’ – Carole King and Sue Tilt, it will be almost impossible for anyone  in the Kyrenia Area, central, east and west, to escape PINKNESS.  They are making sure that not only does everyone know about the fact that it is Pink Month with the very special Pink Day on the 24th October to raise awareness of the scourge of cancer and to raise funds toRead More

Coffee Cup Conversations

The number of charities organising fund raising events – and the variety of activities organised by hard working committee members – is increasing day by day. There isn’t one week in the TRNC that passes by without a coffee morning or quiz night being held in a popular restaurant, bar or hotel. Many organisations have at least one major fund raising event a year; but one well established cancer charity has to operate in ‘top gear’ all year round. The Help Those With Cancer Association was founded twenty-one years agoRead More

Halfway House has full house generosity

The proprietors of the Halfway House at Edremit have been fully supportive of a group of Quizzers, who under the organising skills of Sylvie Austin and Corinna Phillips have been holding a weekly quizzical evening and raising funds for Tulips. A unique system of fund raising has been implemented by this band of caring people, for as Sue Tilt and Carole King have reported, there is no fee to take part in the quiz, but anyone wishing to participate is asked to collect their small change throughout the preceding weekRead More