Tag Archives: Christmas


    It has been a very tough year for civil society professionals in Barbados and at the BANGO’s Christmas Gathering which was held at the Marriott Hotel on December 18th, in partnership with the Marriott, professionals in the sector were reminded to take care of themselves as well. Over 20 CSO leaders and team members gathered […]

    January 13, 2021EventsNo comments

    Twelve (12) families had a brighter Christmas because a group of caring staff members at Goddard Enterprises Ltd (GEL) took action this past holiday season. After it was announced that there would be no Christmas luncheon due to the Covid-19 restrictions, staff and management decided that the money for the prizes they normally raffle among […]

    January 11, 2021EventsNo comments
  3. “A Thrill of Hope, the Weary World Rejoices” – CHRISTMAS MESSAGE 2020

    The traditional Christmas carols that we sing have beautiful verses that carry special meaning – words like, “A thrill of hope, a weary world rejoices, for yonder breaks, a new and glorious morn“. This particular carol captures the harshness and hope that collide every Christmas but especially so this year, 2020. It has been a […]

    December 25, 2020EditorialNo comments
  4. Julie’s Party Rentals – Christmas In My Community, 22nd Dec 2020 December 17, 2020Events, Photo GalleryNo comments
  5. “FATMAN” (2020) – Mel Gibson & Walton Goggins: NOT your Regular Xmas Movie

    Directors: Eshom Nelms, Ian Nelms Writers: Eshom Nelms, Ian Nelms Stars: Mel Gibson, Walton Goggins, Marianne Jean-Baptiste

    October 19, 2020Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  6. Spooners Hill woman missing since Xmas, returns home safely

    The 25-year-old, of Rock Gap, Spooners Hill, St Michael, who was listed as missing since Christmas night, has been located and safe at home. Annette Douglin, her relieved mother said Larea Doughlin was back home safely. UPDATED: The mother was naturally ecstatic to see her. As she had all kinds of negative visions; she added […]

    December 30, 2019OddityNo comments
  7. Prime Minister of Barbados Christmas Message 2019

    See more by visiting BGIS – or Facebook page – or see us on Instagram – or hear us on Soundcloud – Make sure to subscribe to their channel, so you will always be updated on Government Information and click the bell so you will be notified when a new video […]

    December 28, 2019Political, Video GalleryNo comments
  8. Limits to alcoholic beverage sales in the DR lifted for Christmas season into 2020

    The Dominican Republic’s Ministry of Interior and Police (MIP) announced the lifting of their curfew for the purchase of alcoholic beverages. Since Thursday, 5 December 2019 until Tuesday, 7 January 2020 there will be no time restrictions to the sale of alcoholic beverages at bars, discos and restaurants. The lifting of the curfew is on […]

    December 10, 2019ControversyNo comments
  9. Petals Paradise – Xmas Radiance (All Inclusive)

    Made your Christmas plans yet? Why not let Petals Paradise do the worrying for you?

    November 6, 2019Culture, Photo Gallery1 comment
  10. Mother of Elves? Emilia Clarke in ‘Last Christmas’ fea. music by George Michael

    A young woman (Emilia Clarke) struggles with life as an Elf in a department store and a mean boss (Michelle Yeoh) when she meets Tom (Henry Golding) who changes her life. Directed by Paul Feig with music by George Michael. #LastChristmas #EmiliaClarke #HenryGolding

    August 17, 2019Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  11. Salvation Army donors urged to submit TAMIS numbers

    Barbadians who supported The Salvation Army’s recent Christmas Kettle fundraising appeal, have not submitted their Tax Information Numbers (TIN) and may not be able to file those donations on their income tax returns. Major Walcott said The Army was hoping for a quick response so that donors would not be disadvantaged. “We are grateful to […]

    March 10, 2019EventsNo comments

    The Salvation Army is giving praise to both individual and corporate Barbados as the goal for the Christmas Kettles were reached and exceeded. Mrs Sherma Evelyn from the Army’s clerical department made this revelation while explaining how potential donors can make a special contribution which can be considered tax deductible; – Mrs Evelyn gave a […]

    February 20, 2019Breaking News, Culture, FeaturedNo comments
  13. Happy New Year From Cave Shepherd! January 1, 2019Fashion, Photo GalleryNo comments
  14. Christmas 2018 Greetings from Southpaw Grafix Inc! December 26, 2018Culture, Photo GalleryNo comments

    The old Christmas tune may be “Santa Claus Is Coming To Town,” but for the children of staff, customers and the workers of Barbados Lotteries it was most definitely, “Santa Claus Is Coming to Bridgetown.” Santa spent time with the boys and girls whose mums and dads spent the rest of 2018 working so hard […]

    December 24, 2018Breaking News, Featured, GamesNo comments
  16. Salvation Army confident that Barbadians will always care at Christmas

    It’s Christmas… who cares? The Salvation Army does, and they are hoping that even amidst economic austerity, Barbadians will again show how much they care by supporting the Army’s annual Christmas Kettle and Letter appeals. Community Relations Officer, Major Denzil Walcott said the message this year would be simple and fitting in the current circumstances: […]

    November 6, 2018MusicNo comments

    Despite operating in less than ideal conditions and struggling to raise funds to build a new building, the Young Men’s Christian Association (YMCA) is still working in the community and with the help of CIBC FirstCaribbean will bring some Christmas cheer to at least sixty children from the surrounding communities. The YMCA will host the […]

    October 29, 2018EventsNo comments
  18. Merry Christmas from 21st Century Oncology!

    Happy Holidays to YOU!

    December 20, 2017Health, Photo GalleryNo comments
  19. Merry Christmas and Caribbean Export Closure Notice

    The offices of Caribbean Export will be closed from Friday 22nd December 2017 and will re-open on Tuesday 2nd January 2018. Enjoy your holidays!

    December 17, 2017Events, Photo GalleryNo comments
  20. Small Business Association announces Xmas Break & wishes everyone ‘Happy Holidays’ December 17, 2017Events, Photo GalleryNo comments
  21. Season’s Greetings from Compete Caribbean December 17, 2017Events, Photo GalleryNo comments
  22. Christmas in The Villages 2017

    The Villages at Coverley will be lending a helping hand to the Optimist Club of Barbados South as part of activities to celebrate this year’s Christmas in the Villages. On December 16th Coverley Square will be transformed into a Christmas Wonderland, as hundreds gather to enjoy what has become a highly anticipated event. Sales Manager […]

    December 13, 2017MusicNo comments
  23. CBB Urges to Remember & Verify Your Money this Christmas

    Check your money. That is the advice from Octavia Gibson, Deputy Director, Currency at the Central Bank of Barbados to Barbadians as they go about their shopping during the Christmas season. Revealing that the Central Bank often sees an increase in counterfeiting at Christmas and Crop Over when there is increased commercial activity, Gibson cautioned […]

    December 13, 2017Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  24. The Christmas Show (15th, 16th & 17th December 2017)

    WHAT:  The Christmas Show  WHO:  Artistes include: Anderson Armstrong, Biggie Irie, G Syndicate, Bethel Chimers, Kellie Cadogan among others. WHERE: Inspire Academy, Astrid House, Halls Gap, Hastings, Christ Church WHEN: 15th, 16th & 17th December 2017 WHY: This is a fundraising activity Inspire Academy School, however, part proceeds from the event will be donated to different charities.  […]

    December 12, 2017Events, Photo GalleryNo comments
  25. The Man Who Invented Christmas – Dan Stevens, Christopher Plummer and Jonathan “High Sparrow” Pryce (#GoTS06)

    The Man Who Invented Christmas tells of the magical journey that led to the creation of Ebenezer Scrooge (Christopher Plummer), Tiny Tim and other classic characters from “A Christmas Carol.” Directed by Bharat Nalluri (MISS PETTIGREW LIVES FOR A DAY), the film shows how Charles Dickens (Dan Stevens) mixed real life inspirations with his vivid […]

    September 7, 2017Books, Video GalleryNo comments