Tag Archives: celebration

  1. Have you prepared for Mother’s Day 2021? Petals Paradise has a cure, virtually! May 4, 2021Culture, Photo GalleryNo comments
  2. Message from Prime Minister Mottley to mark the start of Ramadan 2021

    At sunset today, April 13, 2021, as members of the Barbadian Muslim faith join the worldwide community to celebrate the start of the holy month of Ramadan, I am sure at the forefront of your minds must be the state of our world after more than a year of battling COVID-19. Yes, as a global […]

    April 13, 2021Culture, FeaturedNo comments
  3. BARVEN’s Farmers’ Market (Sat 4th July 2020) Happy B’day Chorus July 7, 2020Agriculture, Photo GalleryNo comments

    The bravery and foresight of those who formed the Barbados Labour Party (BLP) 81 years ago will be saluted when the party holds its annual Founders’ Day Service on Sunday, March 24, 2019, at Calvary Moravian Church, Roebuck Street, Bridgetown. The service starts at 9.30 a.m and will be conducted by Rev Adrian Smith. The […]

    March 23, 2019Political2 comments

    France is looking to significantly assist with the Regional Security System (RSS) and with CDEMA the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency to lobby for associate membership for Guadeloupe and Martinique within CARICOM… Mr Ardanaz highlighted the need for the RSS and CDEMA to be able to improve their capacity to provide safety at all times, […]

    December 27, 2018Featured, PoliticalNo comments

    The Honorary Consul to Barbados Mrs. Juliette Gooding-Michelin, and the Barbadian community in the Cayman Islands, are planning a number of activities to mark Barbados’ 50th anniversary of Independence this year. On 30 November 2016, Barbados will mark the 50th anniversary of Independence from Great Britain. Barbadians at home and in the Bajan Diaspora are […]

    May 8, 2016TravelNo comments

    The Ministry responsible for Small Business Development is looking to establish a new policy framework shortly to help ease some of the financial burdens being faced by small and medium- sized businesses throughout the island. Mr. Inniss told attendees that he was aware of the challenges faced by the bank’s customers, as well as the […]

    April 24, 2016Business, FeaturedNo comments

    Internationally-acclaimed, Trinidad and Tobago-born and based entertainer Darryl “Farmer Nappy” Henry celebrates over 30 years in soca music and his rich legacy manifests with his new masterpiece album, House Of Soca, now available worldwide from all major digital retailers (released on January 29, 2016), from FOX FUSE. Born and raised in the town of Siparia […]

    February 14, 2016MusicNo comments
  9. 50th Anniversary of Independence will be driving force of 2016?

    Many Barbadians usually show concern at the end of October as Independence looms, that’s because the November 30th date usually has a tough time when pitted against pending Christmas celebrations. However one Government official does not foresee such a problem next year – Chairman of the 50th Anniversary National Organising Committee, Senator Maxine McClean believes […]

    January 3, 2016PoliticalNo comments
  10. Brazilian-owned yet DR brewed, Presidente Beer celebrates 80th anniversary

    Presidente beer, now Brazilian-owned, is celebrating its 80th anniversary. Brewery president Franklin Leon has announced an extensive program of events to celebrate the anniversary. He stated that Presidente Beer was an example of DR initiative and that it would always there with the people for celebrations. The calendar of events, which opens this month, continues […]

    September 18, 2015BusinessNo comments
  11. Barbados Reiki Association Marks 20 Years with 3 Day Celebration

    The Barbados Reiki Association is marking its 20th anniversary with a multi-event celebration to be held from September 25 to 27, 2015 under the theme “Honouring the Past; Building the Future“. The aim of the celebration is to honour the founding members, celebrate achievements and strengthen commitment to creating a strong future. The programme will […]

    September 13, 2015Featured, HealthNo comments
  12. SUNDAY 26th July 2015 will mark the 78th anniversary of Barbados’ history-making 1937 Uprising…

    The Clement Payne Movement will once again lead the national commemoration of this officially recognized “Day Of National Significance” by staging a solemn flower-laying and Re-dedication ceremony at GOLDEN SQUARE in Bridgetown (behind the old National Insurance building on Fairchild Street/ behind the Fire Station on Probyn Street) at 5:00 PM on SUNDAY 26th JULY […]

    July 21, 2015PoliticalNo comments
  13. Cable and Wireless Communications Barbados is proud to officially launch the new “Flow” – Halton Great House, St. Philip

    Entertainment was coordinated by DL Smith Productions who also did Hamlet at the Museum in 2014

    July 19, 2015Music, Photo GalleryNo comments
  14. Bridgetown U.S. Embassy Celebrates USA’s 239th Anniversary of Independence

    On July 2, jubilation filled the air at the U.S. Embassy as more than 800 guests came to toast America on her 239th anniversary of independence. The U.S. Embassy’s event was one of many celebrations hosted by U.S. embassies worldwide to commemorate U.S. independence. Embassy Bridgetown held its celebration on July 2, in a nod […]

    July 4, 2015Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  15. DIGICEL SHARES THE LOVE WITH TOP-UP PROMOTION: Barbadian customer wins all-expenses-paid trip to Jamaica

    Digicel online top up customer, Shereese Field, was the grand prize winner of an all-expenses-paid vacation to Jamaica as part of the Digicel Online Top Up “Triple The Love” promotion. Shereese, a Digicel customer living in Barbados, won the grand prize after sending an online top up of US$30 using She won an all-expenses-paid […]

    April 26, 2015Featured, TechnologyNo comments
  16. Rivalry Renewed at 11th Annual True Blue Weekend in South Florida, 13th to 15th March 2015

    True Blue Committee presents True Blue Weekend taking place throughout South Florida. Hosted by St. George’s College Old Boys’ Association of Florida (STGOBAFL) and Jamaica College Old Boys’ Association of Florida (JCOBAFL) on Friday, March 13 through Sunday, March 15, 2015. The True Blue Event honors the exemplary leadership of the late coach Dennis Zaidie. […]

    February 22, 2015FootballNo comments

    For the first time in its 19 year history the Human Resource Management Association of Barbados (HRMAB), will be hosting a week of activities to celebrate and recognize the contribution of this vital profession. From Sunday February 22nd until Saturday February 28th, the inaugural week of activities will include a church service, an induction ceremony […]

    January 18, 2015BusinessNo comments
  18. U.S. Embassy Bridgetown welcomes new Deputy Chief of Mission (DCM): Dignitaries

    DCM’s oversee the various sections of the embassy operating as chief of staff to the Chief of Mission – the Ambassador. (CLICK FOR BIGGER)

    August 21, 2014Events, Photo GalleryNo comments
  19. Chevening: 30 years of International scholarships celebrated in Barbados

    On 9th August some 50 Chevening Alumni from Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean met for a Gala Dinner at British High Commissioner Victoria Dean’s residence BenMar. They were celebrating 30 years of the UK’s most prestigious scholarship programme. This local event followed a VIP lunch and open house event in July at Chevening House in […]

    August 15, 2014EducationNo comments
  20. 31st Harris Paints Regatta: Racing/Cruising Class, Ian Hickling’s “Ten Seven”

    (CLICK FOR BIGGER) Fourth was Peter Hoad‘s Paddington (120.42).

    July 7, 2014Photo Gallery, SailingNo comments
  21. 31st Harris Paints Regatta: Charlie Gloumeau & “Bunga Bunga” crew

    This is one time a dude doesn’t mind holding the bag, Skipper Charles “Charlie” Gloumeau and his winning team at the Barbados Yacht Club on Bay St, St Michael.

    July 7, 2014Photo Gallery, SailingNo comments
  22. 31st Harris Paints Regatta: ‘Doing the double’

    (CLICK FOR BIGGER) This Saturday and Sunday was really heated competition in the waters off Carlisle Bay and the South-Western coast of the island, but the Esperanza whomped the whole field to finish 1st at 10 points.

    July 7, 2014Photo Gallery, SailingNo comments
  23. Temporary Traffic Arrangements, re: Christ Church Carnival

    The Christ Church Carnival Parade takes place on Monday 9th June 2014, and to facilitate this event a number of temporary traffic arrangements shall be in effect from 6.00 am to 8.00 pm. The Route and Road Closure The Parade route commences at Silver Sands and proceeds along Breedy’s Land, Hopewell, Sayers Court, Enterprise, Oistins, […]

    June 7, 2014Culture, EventsNo comments