Athens – Striking contract workers at the Acropolis changed tactics yesterday: from blocking visitors entering the ancient site to allowing them in for free.
Corfu – Since yesterday, Corfu’s archaeological museum is out of action for an indefinite period of time to have repairs made to it.
Kythnos – On Thursday, the tiny island of Kythnos in the Western Cyclades between Kea and Serifos was hit by a small size tornado. Several homes, cars and boats were damaged in the freak storm. Electricity and telephone polls were downed cutting service for a time.