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Greek Orthodox Community of Leeds
The Three Hierarchs

Dear Friends and members of our Community,

We share with you this newsletter which includes our Christmas wishes, via Fr Stavros keyboard, the new Executive Committee of our Community and important details for events and activities of our Community in the coming weeks. We hope you will find it useful for your diary.

Merry OUR Christmas

With the love and thoughts of Fr Stavros which you can read here, we wish you wholeheartedly the holy days from Christmas to Epiphany to be an opportunity for you and your family to recharge and prepare for the new year!

New Executive Committee

The new Executive Committee is now formed and has the following structure:

Chair:  Paul Kavazy  

Vice Chair: Kostas Karakousis

Secretary: George Karageorgis

Treasurer: Barry Paschali 

Treasury officer: Kostas Lekkas   

Communications: Irineos Livadiotes

Community Register: Dimitris Georgallis

Social Media: Ani Papanika

Members: Maroulla Dickinson, Antonis Matsakas, Manos Kefalogiannis, Nicholaos Tangatides.


Church Services and Activities

You can see the programme of Church Services for December (till Sunday 06/01/2019) at the end of this newsletter.

Following Epiphany, should you wish our priest to bless your homes and workplaces, please get in touch to Fr Stavros by one of the following means:

Mobile phone, WhatApp και Viber @ 07365415519

Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Community Events

You can join us for the festive days coming soon.

Christmas – We would like to invite you to join us for the festal Christmas lunch to take place in our community hall on Christmas day straight after the Divine Liturgy. You are all welcome to join us and celebrate Christmas as one family. This lunch is free (donations welcome to cover the expenses) offered by the members of the Community committees. Please let us know if you would like to join us to make sure we have enough food!

When:  Tuesday 25th of December 2018

Time:  09:00 – 15:30  (dinner: 13:00)

You can read the story of our Christmas dinner here!


New Year’s Eve – Live Greek Music with George Michalislis from London... Festive atmosphere... the Greek way... in our refreshed New Year’s Eve party which will be held on Monday the 31st December 2018. The bar will be open from 7.30pm and dinner will be served at 8pm.

Entry will be by prepaid ticket.

When:  Monday 31st of December 2018

Time:  19:30 (dinner: 20:00)

Tickets: Adults: £30 – children over 5: £15, under 5s free.

Requirements: Great mood, smile and willingness to dance!

Information and bookings: Jason Kavazy (07725108964)

Forthcoming Events

26-27/01/2019: Three Hierarchs Day - Official opening of our Greek School building

15-16/02/2019: Greek School Committee elections

28/02/2019: Tsiknopempti

We will sending you more information in due course.