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Tag Archives: holiday

  1. Prime Minister Mottley Observes Eid al-Adha 2021

    This week, as members of the Islam faith celebrate Eid al-Adha, there can be no better time to speak to the importance of personal sacrifice for the good of the larger community now. And it is especially for this reason that I am honoured to be able to join Muslims in Barbados and around the […]

    July 22, 2021PoliticalNo comments
  2. “One-design racing returns to Barbados Sailing Week J/24 fleet springs into action as Coastal Series concludes” by Sue Pelling

    The hugely competitive local J/24 fleet enjoyed the first of its brand-new two-day race series. Today was also the final day of the Coastal Series writes Sue Pelling. Gregory Webster and team on the 1981-built Phoenix started the day on a good note with an impressive bit of sailing off the line with a port […]

    January 20, 2018SailingNo comments
  3. School is in session with Flow: Vouchers for Back to School supplies

    Since August, Flow rang the school bell with Back to School events at their different outlets across the island. The Quad Play telecoms provider had four open days – including Six Roads, Haggatt Hall, City Centre and Carlisle House car park – which catered to youngsters who are now tucking into the beginning of their […]

    September 7, 2015Fashion, Photo GalleryNo comments
  4. HEALTH EXTRAVAGANZA: Registration for ICBL Family-Fun Walk & Run 2015

    Registration for ICBL’s Family-Fun Walk & Run 2015 continues daily from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm at their Roebuck Street branch. You can also Register Online and get more information!

    April 5, 2015Athletics, Photo GalleryNo comments
  5. Dunkin’ Donuts Announces First Global Coffee Day Celebration for Monday 29th September

    Dunkin’ Donuts, one of the world’s leading baked goods and coffee chains, today announced a special deal for coffee lovers across Latin America and the Caribbean. On Monday 29th September participating Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants across the region will offer guests a free small hot or iced coffee (while supplies last) with any food purchase in […]

    September 24, 2014AgricultureNo comments
  6. Donaldson Romeo sworn in as new premier of Montserrat

    Former leader of the Opposition Donaldson Romeo was sworn in Friday 12th September 2014 as the new premier of Montserrat. Residents went to the polls on Thursday and made a resounding statement that they wanted the People’s Democratic Movement of Montserrat (PDM) to bring change as was promised in a colourful campaign spanning more than […]

    September 13, 2014Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  7. 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
  8. Former Supreme to sing in Barbados – 2014 Naniki Caribbean Jazz Safari Line up Announced

    The organizers of the 2014 Naniki Caribbean Jazz Safari in Barbados have confirmed a line-up of exciting local and international musical talent and a new picturesque seafront venue – the Sea Rocks Dome at Barbados Beach Club. The 2014 festival marks the first anniversary of the touring jazz adventure around the Caribbean region. Taking place […]

    December 15, 2013MusicNo comments
  9. Celebrate Father’s Day with Lunch at The SoCo Hotel, Hastings, Christ Church! June 14, 2013Agriculture, Photo GalleryNo comments
  10. A Good Read: The Allure of Anguilla by Melanie Reffes (The newest literary festival/book fair in the Caribbean)

    It was nirvana for literary lovers over the US Memorial Day weekend when the Anguilla Literary Festival was the hottest ticket on the island. The four-day fête, hosted by Paradise Cove Resort, celebrated the best and the brightest wordsmiths from Anguilla, USA, Canada and Caribbean with readings, workshops, panel discussions, scrumptious breakfast and lunch buffets […]

    May 30, 2012Books, TravelNo comments
  11. Monday 18th June – public holiday on Montserrat

    Monday 18 June 2012 has been declared a public holiday to commemorate the Queen’s Official Birthday celebrations. According to the Office of the Deputy Governor, “as part of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Celebrations, Her Majesty the Queen’s Official Birthday Parade will be celebrated on Saturday 16 June, 2012 at Salem Park at 8 o’clock in the morning. Several […]

    May 25, 2012Culture, TravelNo comments
  12. The Easter Bunny an expert in Stress Reduction? Roslyn Franken urges you to resist those Easter Sugar Highs #diet #exercise #fitness #canada #roslynfranken #seethemagic #easter #ashtarte

    Check out these valuable stress relief lessons from the Easter Bunny and decide for yourself: Don’t put all your eggs in one basket. Everyone needs a friend who is all ears. All work and no play can make you a basket case. Let happy thoughts multiply like rabbits. Some body parts should be floppy. Keep […]

    April 3, 2012Culture, HealthNo comments
  13. Dodging Those Scary Halloween Sweets by Canadian Motivational Speaker, Roslyn Franken

    Halloween is creeping upon us. Pumpkins, decorations, costumes and sugary treats abound. With all the extra sugary temptations within reach, if you’re trying to live a healthy and weight-wise life, Halloween can easily be one of the most trying holidays to overcome. So how can you and your family survive the most sugar-driven holiday of […]

    October 10, 2011Featured, HealthNo comments
  14. Pre-Independence Lime & Dance on November 29th – AJ’s Pool & Bar

    Please take note that the ‘Green Life Foundation‘ will be hosting a Pre-Independence Lime & Dance on November 29th from 9:00 p.m., ‘until?’ Even if you cannot dance but are looking for a good liming spot, then the place to be is at AJ’s Pool & Bar, Merricks, St. Philip. So come & dance; Destress; […]

    November 29, 2010Events, Music, Photo GalleryNo comments
  15. Variety Club is Barbados charity for Special Needs children, recruiting more Volunteers now!

    When Valentine’s Day rolls around, more often than not many Barbadians will usually buy a Gold Heart or a few from the nearest bank or sometimes Cave Shepherd to give their loved one(s).  What many may not know is this was started by the Variety Club – Spider-Man, Kermit T. Frog, Shrek and Alex The […]

    October 2, 2010Featured, HealthNo comments
  16. Barbados Forecast for Easter (Ashtarte) Sunday 2009

    A ridge of high pressure is the dominant feature Today and Tonight: Partly cloudy to cloudy at times with occasional scattered showersWinds: NE – E at 15 – 40 km/hSeas: Moderate in open water, swells 1.5 to 2 metres High Tides – 6:05 PM Low Tides – 11:12 PM

    April 12, 2009NewsNo comments