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  1. 2nd August Screening of the film Newton Unsilenced at Barbados Museum

    The Barbados Museum & Historical Society and Community Arts class of the University of the West Indies Cave Hill Campus is pleased to invite you to the screening of the film Newton Unsilenced which is scheduled to take place on the emancipation bank holiday Tuesday, 2nd August 2022 at 6:00 p.m. at the Barbados Museum […]

    July 31, 2022Cinema, Photo GalleryNo comments
  2. TRN Rugathlon A Smashing Success

    Barbados’ rugby elite got a chance to strut their stuff in the recent Tackle Rugby Now (TRN) Rugathlon, a 2-week rugby tournament consisting of various formats of the sport (7-a-side, 10-a-side, etc.). The short tournament, played over three matches each day by two teams, took place on the 16th and 23rd of July, 2022 at […]

    July 31, 2022RugbyNo comments
  3. “Hotly anticipated” Children of the Ash by N.C. Marks, new SVG poetry book comes home

    It’s already being called a combustible poetry collection, Children of the Ash by N.C. Marks comes home to St. Vincent on Friday, July 29, 2022. The new book by Marks, an SVG geography teacher, will launch in the Conference Room of Beachcombers Hotel, Villa Beach, at 5 pm – 7 pm, said Jacqueline Sample, president […]

    July 30, 2022Books, FeaturedNo comments
  4. Calypso Monarch Quon creates history

    Dequon “Quon” Alleyne is the 2022 Calypso Monarch. Around 2:15 a.m. on Saturday, July 29, the two-time Scotiabank Junior Monarch was named winner of the Courtesy Garage Pic O De Crop competition beating a line-up of other veterans and four of his counterparts who are also former Junior Monarchs. Quon’s name will go down in […]

    July 30, 2022Breaking News, Featured, MusicNo comments
  5. Meet Shawn Richards, Leader of the People’s Action Movement by Joel Liburd

    C A V E A T Opinions expressed in this article are solely at remit of the author, and in no way reflect nor endorsed by management nor staff of The Bajan Reporter Shawn Richards squandered two opportunities, the first in 2015 and the second in 2020, to become prime minister of the Federation of […]

    July 29, 2022Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  6. Another Barbadian Selected for MEMOS

    Julia Broome has been accepted to participate in the Executive Masters in Sport Organisations Management (MEMOS) XXV Programme, which runs from August 2022 to September 2023. MEMOS seeks to develop the knowledge of professionals working in national or international sports bodies in order to enhance the management of their organisations. Broome’s 25 years of experience […]

    July 29, 2022AthleticsNo comments
  7. Five former Junior Monarchs in Finals clash

    The presence of five former Scotiabank Junior Monarchs in tonight’s Courtesy Pic-O-De-Crop Finals is the starkest indicator yet of the remarkable success of the National Cultural Foundation’s (NCF) junior programme. The Junior Monarch competition, sponsored by Scotiabank for more than two decades, represents a critical incubator for the senior calypso competitions. As a result, this […]

    July 29, 2022Breaking News, Featured, MusicNo comments
  8. Land Tax Bill Distribution to Begin in August

    The Barbados Revenue Authority advises that distribution of the Land Tax Bills for the financial year 2022-2023 will begin in August. These bills will bear an issue date of August 15, 2022 and taxpayers will benefit from a 10 per cent discount if payment is made in full within 30 days of the issue date […]

    July 28, 2022BusinessNo comments
  9. Barbados and Afreximbank Announce first-ever Africa-Caribbean Trade and Investment Forum

    The Government of Barbados and the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) have announced the first-ever Africa-Caribbean Trade and Investment Forum (ACTIF2022), scheduled to take place in Bridgetown, Barbados, from August 31 to September 3, 2022. ACTIF2022 will be held under the theme “One People, One Destiny: Uniting and Reimagining Our Future”. The Forum aims to foster the development of strategic partnerships between the […]

    July 28, 2022Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments

    The Caribbean International Film Fest (CIFF) will be held in the West Midlands, UK from September 17th –  24th and is supported by Film Hub Midlands, the British Film Institute and the UK National Lottery. The Caribbean International Film Fest is hosted by the UK-based Caribbean Pop-Up Cinema, a member of the British Federation of […]

    July 28, 2022Cinema, Photo GalleryNo comments
  11. NCF’s Visual Arts Exhibition: Sip & Paint, Tonight at Church Village July 27, 2022Painting, Photo GalleryNo comments
  12. “Prime Minister of St. Kitts & Nevis Compared with Sri Lankan crisis” by Joel Liburd

    C A V E A T Opinions expressed in this article are solely at remit of the author, and in no way reflect nor endorsed by management nor staff of The Bajan Reporter Prime Minister Timothy Harris of St. Kitts & Nevis is without doubt the Rajapaksa of the Eastern Caribbean. We do well to […]

    July 27, 2022Featured, PoliticalNo comments

    Police at District ‘B’ Police Station made a breakthrough into investigations relating the Murder of Romain Mayers, which occurred on Thursday 16th June 2022 at Fairview Heights, St. George. They have jointly arrested and charged the following persons: They appeared before Magistrate Douglas Fredricks at the District ‘B’ Magistrates Court on Tuesday 26th July 2022, […]

    July 27, 2022Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  14. Folk Concert in Golden Square celebrates 1937 history and its triumphs

    Festival lovers seeking an awesome event that showcases exactly why Crop Over 2022 is much more than a carnival, are invited to Golden Square Freedom Park, The City tomorrow (Tuesday) evening. The concert will spotlight Barbados’ ascension under the theme: “Riots to Republic” and takes place in the centre of Bridgetown where masses of poor […]

    July 25, 2022Featured, MusicNo comments

    His Excellency Alex McDonald, High Commissioner to the Republic of Kenya and Permanent Representative to the United Nations Office at Nairobi will be the guest speaker at the upcoming Rotary Club of Barbados weekly meeting on Thursday, July 28th at 12:30PM. Join us virtually on Thursday as this session is expected to be quite informative.  See below for […]

    July 25, 2022Photo Gallery, TravelNo comments

    Guyana Amazon Warriors have announced the appointment of Rayon Griffith as the Head Coach for the upcoming 2022 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) season. Griffith is no stranger to the Guyana Amazon Warriors, having performed in the capacity of Lead Coach last season. Prior to that, Griffith served three seasons as the Assistant Coach for […]

    July 25, 2022CricketNo comments
  17. Will Tanzania be your next adventure?

    Tanzania has become, in recent, years a popular destination among world travelers. This is due to its ancient wealth and the wildlife you can find on safari. The country offers many things for tourists, from the beaches of Zanzibar to the mountains of Kilimanjaro. So if you think that Tanzania will be your next adventure, […]

    July 23, 2022Breaking News, Featured, TravelNo comments
  18. Sweet steel pan to create Pandemonium!

    The National Botanical Gardens comes alive with the sweet, sweet sounds of steel pan this Sunday, July 24. It’s non-stop musical action, and fun for the whole family, from 2 p.m. as the National Cultural Foundation’s (NCF) first-ever Republic Bank Pandemonium event kicks off. This event will be the marquee steel pan event for the […]

    July 23, 2022Featured, MusicNo comments
  19. Saint Lucia repositions Citizenship Programme under new slogan “Beyond the Passport:” – CS Global Partners

    The citizenship by investment programme of Saint Lucia is one of the youngest economic citizenship programmes in the Caribbean. The government has set up a dedicated Citizenship by Investment Board that oversees all the operations and assists investors while facilitating unmatched benefits for the country and its people. The Saint Lucia Citizenship by Investment Programme […]

    July 22, 2022TravelNo comments
  20. SECRET HEADQUARTERS (2022) Owen Wilson

    Directors: Henry Joost & Ariel Schulman Writers: Josh Koenigsberg (screen writer), Henry Joost (screen writer) & Ariel Schulman (screen writer) Stars: Owen Wilson, Jesse Williams & Michael Peña

    July 22, 2022Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  21. Fire in Newbury, St George – shed with chemicals destroyed

    Fire destroyed a large wooden structured storage room located on the premises owned by Peter Best located at Newbury, St. George. Apparently it started sometime after 8 pm and was reported to Police Operations approximately 8:24 pm. The storage room is about 20 feet by 20 feet and houses various chemicals, cleaning materials, paints, pesticides, […]

    July 22, 2022ControversyNo comments
  22. Suspected Suicide in St Thomas, 21 year old failed to revive

    Officers are investigating a case of suspected suicide which was reported about 3:15 pm on Thursday 21st July 2022. The body of a 21 year old male identified as KESHAWN ANDERSON BARETT of Allen view, St. Thomas was discovered hanging from a tree in a gully area at the rear of a residence. He was […]

    July 21, 2022Controversy, FeaturedNo comments
  23. TRN Rugathlon kicks off this weekend!

    Saturday July 26, 2022 promises to be a very busy day at the Historic Garrison Savannah. Not only will the Barbados Turf Club be holding horse racing, but the Barbados Rugby Football Union will also be hosting the inaugural TRN Rugathlon Tournament. The Jugga Rucks will face off against the Iron Steps in the featured […]

    July 21, 2022Photo Gallery, RugbyNo comments
  24. Barbados’ team named for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games

    There will be a strong contingent of athletes representing Barbados at the XXII Commonwealth Games, scheduled to be held between July 28 and August 8, 2022. Commonwealth Games Barbados has announced a 65-member squad of 42 females and 23 males, slated to compete in 12 disciplines, including athletics, boxing, cricket and netball, in Birmingham, England. […]

    July 21, 2022Athletics, Breaking News, FeaturedNo comments
  25. THE LAST MOVIE STARS (2022) Ethan Hawke & George Clooney

    Director: Ethan Hawke Writer: Stewart Stern Stars: Martin Scorsese, Sally Field & Paul Newman

    July 21, 2022Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments