Known as `Papas’ to all and sundry who visited the Fairlight Lodge Hotel, some four miles from the town of Hastings in Sussex, he was the owner of the hotel which was the site of the Communist Party’s national cadre schools for many years in the 1960s and 1970s.
Papas came from Yialloussa, in the region of
In time, the Communist Party found it a congenial place to do business and held many residential schools in the remote hotel.
Well known in his final years in the local Cypriot community, Papas died aged 87 on 12th July 2011; Kiki had already died in 2005.
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