Tag Archives: Scotland

  1. MY SON – James McAvoy, Claire Foy & Jamie Michie

    Driving in the heart of the Highlands, Edmond Murray receives a call from his ex-wife, in tears. Their 7-year-old son went missing from a campsite. Soon it becomes clear that the child was kidnapped and the parents give way to despair.

    September 6, 2021Crime, Video GalleryNo comments
  2. Virgin Atlantic reveals Direct Flights To Edinburgh From Barbados

    Virgin Atlantic has a new home in Scotland, as the airline has announced plans to start flights to Edinburgh Airport. Services from the Caribbean island of Barbados will begin this December. Virgin Atlantic will also be increasing its services to Manchester with flights from Barbados rising from three times a week to five times. The […]

    August 18, 2021Featured, TravelNo comments
  3. The Barbados Olympic Association Supports Rower Philip Als

    The Barbados Olympic Association Inc. (BOA) is pleased to support rower Philip Als in his quest to create history yet again. The 65-year-old Barbadian rower was the first black person to row an ocean and the first from the Caribbean as part of a two-man team to row the 3,000 nautical mile journey across the […]

    July 22, 2021SailingNo comments
  4. Celtic need their experienced players to step up and be counted

    Celtic’s slump in form has come as a shock to all those associated with the Scottish club. This is a team where winning is simply the norm, and any drop below those levels of excellence can rightfully be considered a crisis. But that is the reality facing Celtic, as Rangers sit pretty at the top […]

    December 4, 2020Breaking News, Featured, FootballNo comments
  5. Team Barbados ready for world-class Tourney on 8th & 9th

    The Barbados Rugby Football Union has today officially announced the names of the players who will represent Barbados at the 2018 Mitsubishi Electric Rugby Barbados World 7s (MERBW7s) Tournament that is set to take place at Kensington Oval over December 8th-9th. Competing against some of the world’s best Men’s and Women’s Club Rugby teams, both […]

    December 4, 2018Breaking News, Featured, RugbyNo comments

    Thrill and suspense take over HBO this July with the premiere of four thrillers that will keep audiences on edge. This month’s premieres include BLADE RUNNER 2049, DUNKIRK, ATOMIC BLONDE and AMERICAN MADE. One new film premieres each Saturday in July at 9pm AST* on HBO and HBO GO. *Atlantic Standard Time. HBO Latin America is the premium, subscription based, television network leader in the […]

    June 24, 2018Cinema, Photo GalleryNo comments
  7. Alba Gu Braith! Scotland pulls FLOW Rugby Barbados World 7’s tournament, och aye!

    Scotland Rugby Ecosse Feminin walked away with the top prize of US$10 000, 15 gold medals, the FLOW champions trophy and a Reginald Medford mahogany carving in the FLOW Rugby Barbados World 7s tournament just concluded in Barbados. They proved their girth in the mud at Trents, St James, to oust the Dog River Howlers […]

    December 19, 2016Featured, RugbyNo comments

    Fan favourites and familiar faces from overseas are among the more than 30 entries already received on-line for Sol Rally Barbados 2017. Organised by the Barbados Rally Club (BRC), which will celebrate its 60th Anniversary next year, Sol RB17 will run from Friday to Sunday, June 2-4, with Scrutineering and Flow King of the Hill […]

    November 7, 2016Breaking News, Featured, RallyNo comments
  9. Connecting Regional Enterprises with Regional Angel Investors

    Sixty-one Caribbean Micro, Small and Medium, Sized Enterprises (MSMEs) and Business Support Organizatons (BSOs) should now be in a position to attract much needed financing from regional angel investors. The Caribbean Export Development Agency in collaboration with infoDev (a World Bank Muliti Donor programme), as part of its initiative to increase access to non traditional […]

    September 24, 2015BusinessNo comments
  10. ‘Macbeth’ – Elizabeth Debicki, Marion Cotillard & Michael Fassbender

    Macbeth, a duke of Scotland, receives a prophecy from a trio of witches that one day he will become King of Scotland. Consumed by ambition and spurred to action by his wife, Macbeth murders his king and takes the throne for himself.

    September 19, 2015Books, Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  11. “What We Did on Our Holiday” (2015): David Tennant, Rosamund Pike – Family Comedy HD

    Doug (David Tennant) and Abi (Rosamund Pike) and their three children travel to the Scottish Highlands for Doug’s father Gordie’s (Billy Connolly) birthday party. It’s soon clear that when it comes to keeping a secret under wraps from the rest of the family, their children are their biggest liability…

    June 17, 2015Cinema, Culture, Video GalleryNo comments
  12. SOL RALLY BARBADOS 2015: Official results – “Pudgie” does a Usain!

    Key to nationalities (competitor from Barbados unless shown): ENG – England; FIN – Finland; FRA – France; IRL – Republic of Ireland; JAM – Jamaica; NED – The Netherlands; NIR – Northern Ireland; NZL – New Zealand; SCO – Scotland; TRI – Trinidad & Tobago; WAL – Wales 3rd Paul Bird – ENG/Aled Davies – […]

    June 2, 2015Featured, RallyNo comments
  13. RECORD-BREAKING ENTRY FOR SOL RALLY BARBADOS: Barbados Rally Club celebrates 25th Anniversary in style

    The final running order for Sol Rally Barbados 2015 (May 29-31), published by the Barbados Rally Club (BRC) in advance of this evening’s Briefing Meeting at the Accra Beach Hotel & Spa in Rockley, lists competitors from 15 nations among the 90 crews for the Caribbean’s biggest annual motor sport International. As the BRC celebrates […]

    May 26, 2015RallyNo comments
  14. “Lukewarm to the Commonwealth?” by Sir Ronald Sanders

    The political parties contesting the May 7 general election in Britain have now published their manifestoes and my friend and colleague, Professor Philip Murphy, found in them a ‘decidedly lukewarm attitude‘ to the 53-member Commonwealth of Nations. He notes that the Labour manifesto “makes only a couple of brief mentions of the Commonwealth. Even then, […]

    May 5, 2015PoliticalNo comments
  15. “The Voices” (2015) – Anna Kendrick, Gemma Arterton & Ryan Reynolds, Movie HD

    As the new guy at work, Jerry is asked to help plan the company picnic, and he meets Fiona, an attractive English girl from accounting. Jerry immediately takes a liking to Fiona and excitedly goes home to tell his pets about her. And surprisingly, they answer. But all this is just the beginning of an […]

    January 11, 2015Cinema, Oddity, Video GalleryNo comments
  16. Scotsman David Coulthard crowned Champion of Champions at Bushy Park

    Multiple Formula 1 grand prix winner David Coulthard put in a stunning performance to eclipse 15 fellow stars of motor sport and win the Race Of Champions on a thrilling afternoon of action and entertainment at Bushy Park Barbados. Following Team Nordic’s triumph in Saturday’s ROC Nations Cup, today’s Race Of Champions pitted many of […]

    December 14, 2014RallyNo comments
  17. David Coulthard heads to Barbados for ROC 2014

    Thirteen-time Formula 1 grand prix winner David Coulthard has become the latest driver to sign up for the 2014 Race Of Champions, to be held later this month at the Bushy Park Circuit in Barbados. Ahead of the individual Race Of Champions on Sunday December 14, Coulthard will partner Williams F1 development driver Susie Wolff […]

    December 2, 2014RallyNo comments
  18. ‘Black Sea’ – Jude Law, Underwater Greed…

    In order to make good with his former employers, a submarine captain takes a job with a shadowy backer to search the depths of the Black Sea for a sub that’s rumored to be loaded with Nazi gold.

    October 6, 2014Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  19. “The Scotland Referendum: Democracy Won” By Sir Ronald Sanders

    The winner of Scotland’s agonising referendum on September 18 was undoubtedly and impressively democracy. By the manner in which the Scottish Nationalist Party (SNP) and its leaders approached the fight for the independence of Scotland from the rest of the United Kingdom (UK), they set an example to nationalists in Northern Ireland and the rest […]

    September 21, 2014Political, ReviewNo comments
  20. Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Scottish Independence

    Scotland is about to vote on whether or not it should secede from The UK. There are solid arguments on both sides. But none of that makes bagpipes good to listen to … or does it?

    September 17, 2014Culture, Political, Video GalleryNo comments
  21. Scotland’s September 18 Referendum: Its consequences By Sir Ronald Sanders

    {EDITOR’s NOTE: The opinions, beliefs and viewpoints expressed by the author and any commenters on this article do not necessarily reflect the opinions, beliefs and viewpoints of nor official policies of} If the people of Scotland vote for independence from the United Kingdom on September 18, they will be buying a one-way ticket […]

    September 14, 2014Editorial, PoliticalNo comments
  22. “Scotland’s Independence: Should the Commonwealth Caribbean care?” By Sir Ronald Sanders

    On September 18, the electorate in Scotland will vote in a referendum to decide if Scotland should be independent of the United Kingdom (UK). A vote for independence will have far-reaching implications for both Scotland and what remains of the UK – England, Wales and Northern Ireland. BBC Radio Scotland interviewed me this week in […]

    August 20, 2014Editorial, PoliticalNo comments
  23. “From the ashes of the Commonwealth Business Council, a bankable institution?” By Sir Ronald Sanders

    Amid the success of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games in Scotland, there has been a troubling development for the Commonwealth. The Commonwealth Business Council (CBC) went into liquidation. CBC was mandated by a Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in another Scottish City, Edinburgh, in 1997. I was a part of the Antigua and Barbuda […]

    August 3, 2014Business, EditorialNo comments
  24. British minister writes Op-Ed ahead of UK Caribbean Forum

    Good friends know the importance of communication – it brings us together, allows us to understand one another and resolves problems when they arise. It’s no different between countries. In an age where we increasingly rely on digital and social media to conduct business, I’m glad that meeting face-to-face remains a vital part of international […]

    June 17, 2014PoliticalNo comments
  25. SOL RALLY BARBADOS: Scotland Forever, Och Aye! June 5, 2014Fashion, Photo GalleryNo comments