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    Women suffering with addictions are being urged to seek help at Marina House, a residential treatment centre for females over 18 years. This appeal came from Mrs. Marietta Carrington, Chief Executive Officer of the Substance Abuse Foundation Inc. (SAF), which operates Marina House for women and Verdun House for men. Mrs. Carrington explained that without […]

    May 30, 2019EventsNo comments
  2. Games for Globetrotters: Fun and Inspiration

    Travel is a popular adventure undertaken by many, yet one not always simple to organise. Booking transport, hotels, activities and anything else desired takes time and money, especially in popular destinations.  According to TrekkSoft, London was a favorite among 4.63% of US travellers in 2017, while 5.97% chose Paris and 6.06% Reykjavik. As frustrating as […]

    May 30, 2019Featured, TravelNo comments

    The Windward Intermediate side hosted Gladiola at the Lucas Street ground on Saturday under blue skies and blazing sun. Batting for the visitors, Kyle Franklyn scored 80 and S. Turney 22, on the way to Gladiola’s first innings score of 165 all out. Windward bowling was led by Renaldo Callender who took 6 wickets for […]

    May 29, 2019Cricket, FeaturedNo comments
  4. Prime Minister of Barbados recalls Former Jamaican Leader Edward Seaga

    Edward Seaga was born 28th May 1930 in Boston, Massachusetts, where his wealthy Jamaican parents, Philip Seaga, a businessman of Lebanese descent, and his wife, Erna (nee Maxwell), of mixed European and African heritage, had been living at the time of his birth. When their son was three months old they returned to Jamaica, where […]

    May 29, 2019Breaking News, Education, Video GalleryNo comments
  5. Tribute for Edward Seaga, who helped draft Jamaica’s constitution, dead on 89th Birthday

    Eddie Seaga‘s election as prime minister in 1980 marked a critical moment in Jamaica’s history; one that broke the left-leaning consensus of its post-independence politics and set the country on a more conservative path that gained the approval of allies such as Ronald Reagan and Margaret Thatcher. Seaga’s Jamaica Labour party (JLP), which had originally […]

    May 29, 2019Breaking News, Political, Video GalleryNo comments
  6. Geophysical Work at Worthing Beach Continues

    The Barbados Water Authority (BWA) wishes to remind the public that the geophysical work being undertaken at Worthing Beach in Christ Church is still ongoing. This work is being conducted to help determine the conditions for laying the permanent outfall. The work platform and drilling rig currently on-site, will be moved into the sea at […]

    May 28, 2019Breaking News, Events, FeaturedNo comments
  7. Reducing the Impact of Illegal Gun Ownership in Barbados

    The Barbados Government recently held an amnesty for illegal firearms, during which 32 guns were handed into police stations. Although this is a positive result, without tracking down the original source of these weapons, and dealing with aggressive and violent criminal behaviour, the death toll from guns will not be reduced.  Legitimate gun ownership is a […]

    May 28, 2019Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments

    Jamaica’s Jeff Panton and Mike Fennell re-wrote the record books again yesterday (Sunday) with their fourth straight victory in Flow King of the Hill, the Barbados Rally Club’s (BRC) annual Sol Rally Barbados shakedown. Having trailed England’s Rob Swann for the first three runs, Panton made the final run count, to win by a margin […]

    May 28, 2019Breaking News, Featured, RallyNo comments
  9. Adtalem Global Education Institutions Make Community Investments Across the Caribbean

    Two medical schools and the veterinary medicine school operated in the Caribbean by Adtalem Global Education are leading a dedicated community investment program to support the island nations in which they teach. These community programs include a variety of activities and volunteer support, as well as financial contributions and the donation of computer equipment and […]

    May 27, 2019EducationNo comments

    Police are investigating what could be a suspected drowning with 63 year old Torrence Eastmond formerly of Robert’s Rd, Haggatt Hall, St Michael, his nude body was taken from the waters at East Coast st Andrew. Around 18 before Ten of Saturday morning, officers responded to a tip via an anonymous caller about a body […]

    May 27, 2019Breaking News, Controversy, FeaturedNo comments
  11. British High Commissioner presents funds to Ann Hill School Barbados

    High Commissioner Janet Douglas presented $2,000 cash to Principal of the Ann Hill School, Mrs Emelda Bell. Mrs Douglas explained to the students at their morning assembly that staff members at the High Commission raised funds in different ways to support the school. An important part of the fund raising effort was selling recyclable items […]

    May 27, 2019Education, FeaturedNo comments

    Police are investigating a shooting incident which occurred Friday evening along Mortuary Road St. Michael near Cheapside Market. About five before six on the evening of the 24th, 18 year old Kyle St Louis from Haynesville, St. James, went to Blackrock Police Station and reported he was shot in the back of his head by […]

    May 27, 2019Crime, Video GalleryNo comments
  13. Tamara Groeneveldt “literary ambassador” for St Maarten writers at St Martin Book Fair 2019

    Tamara Groeneveldt leads the list of St. Martin writers and workshop leaders at the 17th annual St. Martin Book Fair, June 6 – 8, 2019, said Shujah Reiph, the festival coordinator. “Each year the book fair looks for a published writer from St. Martin to represent the writers, aspiring writers, and authors of our whole […]

    May 26, 2019BooksNo comments

    A record entry of 95 crews will contest Sunday’s (May 26) Flow King of the Hill, the final shakedown ahead of Sol Rally Barbados 2019 (May 31 to June 2), the 30th running of the Barbados Rally Club’s premier event. A classic showdown between local, regional and international drivers is on the cards, to be […]

    May 26, 2019Rally, Video GalleryNo comments
  15. Cancer Support Services’ PSA Screening – Saturday 15th June 2019

    Cancer Support Services will be conducting a PSA Screening on Saturday 15th June 2019 at the Charity’s new location Ground Floor, Alpha Building, Dayrells Court Business Centre, Dayrells Road, Christ Church at 10:30 am.

    May 26, 2019Health, Photo GalleryNo comments
  16. Walkin’ In My Own Shoes: Sunday 9th June 2019 at Frank Collymore Hall

    East Point Productions Inc., in partnership with SigniaGlobe Financial presents “Walkin’ In My Own Shoes” Jazz and Vocal Showcase!! Come out in your best 80s & 90s attire on Sunday June 9th, 2019 at the Frank Collymore Hall and enjoy performances from the students of the voice training 101 programme as they sing your favorite […]

    May 26, 2019Music, Photo GalleryNo comments
  17. It’s a NICE buy, Making The Right Choice – Signia Globe Financial’s “Green Dot Car Sale”

    Look out for our next Green Dot Sale next month. Meanwhile, don’t forget to like and share SigniaGlobe Financial’s YouTube channel! #thinkoutsidethebank #dealsonvehicles It could be you next!

    May 26, 2019Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  18. It’s a NICE buy, Family Fun! – Signia Globe Financial’s “Green Dot Car Sale”

    Look out for SigniaGlobe Financial‘s next Green Dot Sale next month. This could be you and your family, next! In the mean time don’t forget to like and share their video AND subscribe to their YouTube channel! Deejay music and prizes to be won plus giveaways… #thinkoutsidethebank #dealsonvehicles

    May 26, 2019Events, Photo GalleryNo comments
  19. It’s a NICE buy, Get Under The Hood – Signia Globe Financial’s “Green Dot Car Sale”

    This could be you next! Look out for SigniaGlobe Financial’s ‘Green Dot Sale‘ next month. In the meantime, don’t forget to visit and subscribe to their YouTube channel! #thinkoutsidethebank #dealsonvehicles

    May 26, 2019Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  20. Argentina’s National Day: A night to be remembered

    The Embassy of Argentina in Barbados recently opened its doors to celebrate their National Day. In a relaxed environment, Ambassador Gustavo Martinez Pandiani received in his residence, decked in blue and white for the occasion, “the dearest friends of Argentina“, as he described the more than 200 hundred distinguished guests. Among those present, the Governor […]

    May 26, 2019CultureNo comments
  21. Get A Chance To WIN With We Ting and the Cave Shepherd Credit Card Mobile App

    Additionally, you can now download the Cave Shepherd Card Mobile App and enjoy easy access to your account and more On The Go! Available now in the Google Play and Apple App Stores

    May 24, 2019Culture, Photo GalleryNo comments

    Taxpayers have just one week remaining to file their 2018 Personal Income Tax (PIT) returns, before the extended filing deadline comes to a close on Friday, May 31, 2019. Carolyn Williams-Gayle, manager communications and PR at the Revenue Authority, reminds persons that this is the last weekend option for getting assistance with filing. “We are […]

    May 24, 2019Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  23. Subtropical Storm Andrea forms deep in the Atlantic

    A low pressure system several hundred miles southwest of Bermuda has become Subtropical Storm Andrea. Miami’s Hurricane Center says Andrea should have a short life. A cold front should quickly absorb and kill the storm. It poses no threat to South Florida or the US, though people with interests in Bermuda will want to monitor […]

    May 21, 2019Breaking News, Featured, NatureNo comments
  24. International and Caribbean Cast for Latest HAMAFilms Antigua Production, Deep Blue

    Antigua and Barbuda’s burgeoning film industry is getting a major boost this week, as the nation’s most celebrated film production company, HAMAFilms, begins production of its fifth motion picture, Deep Blue. The film, which tells the tale of an environmentalist and an architect who are in love and war over a development project, is the […]

    May 21, 2019Cinema, FeaturedNo comments
  25. Keisha Gustave Captures Coveted (SHEA) Gina Pugliese Scholarship

    The Board of Management of the Queen Elizabeth Hospital is honoured to announce the selection of Mrs. Keisha Gustave as this year’s recipient of the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA) Gina Pugliese Scholarship. Keisha, an Infection Prevention and Control Nurse was chosen from a field of over 200 international candidates, and is the […]

    May 21, 2019HealthNo comments