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Tag Archives: St Lucy

  1. BWA Carrying Out Excavation Work in St Lucy

    The Barbados Water Authority advises residents of St. Lucy that it will be carrying excavation work at Chance Hall to Round Rock on Wednesday, April 6th, between 9:00 am and 6:00 pm. As a result, motorists traversing the Chance Hall, Round Rock and Pie Corner areas are asked to proceed with caution and follow the […]

    April 3, 2022Business, FeaturedNo comments
  2. Water Woes now redressed in the hardest hit areas of St Lucy

    The process of water relief began in the hardest hit communities of St Lucy with the installation of an additional 15 community tanks as an immediate measure. Recently, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Transport, Works and Water Resources, Santia Bradshaw, Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry Dr. Romel Springer and Member of Parliament for St. […]

    February 22, 2022TechnologyNo comments

    The Barbados Water Authority advises residents and businesses in parts of St. Lucy that it will be making a connection to the Half Acre Reservoir on Tuesday 15th February between 10:00 am and 4:00 pm. As a result, customers in Durham, Jemmotts, Mount View, Rock Hall, Chance Hall, Cottage and the surrounding districts may be […]

    February 14, 2022Breaking News, Featured, TechnologyNo comments

    Nearly 40 entries have been posted for Sol Rally Barbados 2022 since the on-line entry form went live last Monday (January 3). While two-thirds of those are from overseas, the Barbados Rally Club (BRC) is buoyed by the positive response from island competitors looking forward to some measure of normality returning to motor sport, led […]

    January 11, 2022RallyNo comments

    Yesterday afternoon Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley accompanied by St Lucy representative in the last Parliament, Peter Phillips, and General Secretary of the Barbados Workers’ Union (BWU), Toni Moore, visited residents in the areas surrounding the Arawak Cement Plant. They also held discussions with the management of the plant. While it was clear that the […]

    January 4, 2022PoliticalNo comments
  6. Have you seen missing 70 year old Hal McCaskie from St Lucy?

    The Barbados Police Service is urging Bajans to help locate missing 70 year old Hal McCaskie from Alexandra, St. Lucy. He was last seen at his residence by his caretaker Sherry-Ann Babb 50 years of Block 10A Haynesville, St. James about 2:30 pm on Wednesday 8th of December, 2021 and not seen since. Description: The […]

    December 15, 2021Breaking News, Controversy, FeaturedNo comments
  7. Optimists Plant Trees at Harrison’s Point Facility

    3rd December, 2021 Harrison’s Point, St. Lucy – The Optimist Clubs of Zone 10, Optimist International Caribbean District visited Harrison’s Point Isolation Centre, Barbados’ Main COVID Treatment Facility to plant trees donated by The National Botanical Garden and The Arts Sanctuary at Saint’s Tyre Shop. Dr. Corey Forde, National Director of Isolation Facilities, Dr. Rhea […]

    December 8, 2021AgricultureNo comments
  8. Criminal Charges Update: Lemario DeCoursey Gill

    Lemario DeCoursey Gill, 30 years of Clinkett’s Gardens, Saint Lucy, who has been charged with several serious criminal offences, appeared before Acting Magistrate Kystal Delaney at the District “A” Traffic court on Thursday 7th October 2021. He was remanded in custody at Her Majesty’s Prisons, Dodds, St. Philip, and will reappear at same court on […]

    October 8, 2021Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  9. Clinketts Gardens, St Lucy man now in Custody with the RBPF

    The man who was the subject of a wanted person bulletin issued on Friday, October 1, 2021, in connection with investigations into several serious criminal matters is now in custody. S U M M A R Y The Royal Barbados Police Force would like to thank the general public and the media for their assistance […]

    October 2, 2021CrimeNo comments

    The Barbados Rally Club (BRC) reluctantly chose to postpone Sol Rally Barbados 2021, which was scheduled for the weekend of September 25/26, and King of the Hill, which would have run on the Sunday before. A statement from the Committee of Management said: “We have not taken this decision lightly and have done so with […]

    July 21, 2021Breaking News, Featured, RallyNo comments

    Preparations for Sol Rally Barbados 2021 have changed up a gear, with confirmation of plans to return to the popular Dark Hole stage in the north of the island and a new venue for King of the Hill on the previous Sunday, although that location remains under wraps. With the event already moved from June […]

    July 8, 2021RallyNo comments

    Fishermen and mariners are advised that the Barbados Coast Guard and the Barbados Regiment of the Barbados Defence Force (BDF) will be conducting a Live Fire Gunnery exercise tomorrow, Friday, June 11, and Tuesday, June 15, in the area west of the Cement Plant jetty. The exercise will be conducted between the coordinates 13° 16′ […]

    June 11, 2021Breaking News, Events, FeaturedNo comments
  13. Former BLP Campaign Manager suggests stories at CBC are disappearing?

    Are news stories at the Caribbean Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) being washed through the newly created Public Affairs Department? Are select stories being deliberately omitted from CBC’s coverage, unlike at the other media houses, where they are widely covered? Given my personal experience of what transpired over the past week, I am now forced to ask […]

    May 19, 2021PoliticalNo comments
  14. Endorsement of Verla De Peiza as DLP Candidate for St Lucy by Fmr BLP Campaign Mgr

    On April 25, 2021 Ms. Verla De Peiza formally announced her intention to be the Democratic Labour Party Candidate in the constituency of St. Lucy. This is a significant and welcomed development in the politics of St. Lucy. It demonstrates the seriousness and high regard that the Democratic Labour Party has for the people of […]

    April 28, 2021Breaking News, Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  15. Emergency Shutdown of Hope Desalination Plant in the North

    The Barbados Water Authority wishes to inform that there has been an emergency shutdown of the Hope Desalination Plant in St. Lucy. This plant has been taken out of service to allow for urgent maintenance including the necessary change of filters and membranes within the facility. The recent ash falls have also made the need […]

    April 14, 2021Breaking News, Featured, TechnologyNo comments
  16. Located Josey Hill Man – Troy King

    Troy Antonio King, 46 years, of Free Hill, Josey Hill, Saint Lucy who was reported missing on Tuesday 30th March 2021 has been traced and is safe. Rodney Inniss – Insp. (Ag); Public Relations Officer

    March 30, 2021EventsNo comments
  17. BWA stations in the North experiencing low water levels

    The Barbados Water Authority wishes to inform the public on today Wednesday, February 24th it sustained a burst on a 10-inch main at Colleton in St Lucy. Repairs have been completed, however, as a result, some of the systems in the north are experiencing low water levels and will take some time to return to […]

    February 24, 2021Events, FeaturedNo comments
  18. 21 fatalities in Barbados from the COVID Pandemic, 79 year old man is latest victim – highlighting necessity of vaccine for Elderly

    Barbados’ death toll from Covid-19 rose to 21 on Thursday with the passing of yet another national. A 79 year old male is the most recent to be felled by the viral illness. The gentleman was taken to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital on February 7, from where he was sent to Enmore. Two days later, […]

    February 13, 2021Breaking News, Featured, HealthNo comments
  19. Two More COVID Fatalities, Barbados’ record reaches 20

    Barbados’ death toll from Covid-19 rose to 20 yesterday as a result of the passing of two more Barbadians. The first death was that of a 53 year-old female with a history of chronic noncommunicable diseases. She died at Harrison Point where she had been a patient for 3 days, following a positive PCR test […]

    February 10, 2021Breaking News, Featured, HealthNo comments
  20. Going to Harrison’s Point is NOT a Death Sentence: Confessions of an Asymptomatic

    CAVEAT I have images here which were accumulated while under Isolation, I made sure to include no depiction of Staff nor Patients and thus maintain confidentiality, if there are any objections still? I welcome official images to substitute them with. Please feel free to either contact me or send approved photography at UNAVOIDABLE EXCLUSIVE? […]

    February 5, 2021Breaking News, Featured, HealthNo comments

    The number of fatalities from Covid-19 in Barbados rose by one today, taking the total number of deaths to 15. The latest person to fall to COVID was a 62 year-old Barbadian male, who had been a patient at the Harrison Point Isolation Facility for the last nine days. The primary objective of the intervention […]

    February 3, 2021Breaking News, Featured, HealthNo comments
  22. Original Memes – Pause for Humor #2 (Offended? Look Away) February 3, 2021Culture, Photo GalleryNo comments
  23. Arawak Cement Employee succumbs to lethal Industrial Accident

    Police at Crab Hill Police Station confirmed social media reports of an Industrial incident on the compound of the Arawak Cement Plant sometime during the early hours of Sunday December 27th 2020. At 03:08 that morning, three employees of the Arawak Cement Plant – Brian Moore Plant Attendant, Vincent Ellis Process Supervisor,and Erroll Lewis Plant […]

    December 30, 2020ControversyNo comments
  24. RPB’s Red Foundation Makes Its Way to St Lucy for the Last Leg of its Charity Walk

    Stedson “Red Plastic Bag” Wiltshire started his trek across the island to raise funds for Barbadians in need at Ragged Point, St. Philip, on November 8th. This Sunday he, and his Red Foundation, will complete the fourth and final leg of the month long virtual fundraiser “Walk the Talk – Walk as One”, with a […]

    November 26, 2020AthleticsNo comments
  25. Bridgetown US Embassy’s Support Continues Extraordinary Work of the Best-dos Santos Public Health Laboratory

    U.S. Ambassador to Barbados Linda Taglialatela toured the Best-dos Santos Public Health Laboratory on Friday, October 2, to gain firsthand insight into its lifesaving work. The laboratory, completed in 2018 through a US$6 million investment by the U.S. Government, conducts all of Barbados’ COVID-19 testing. Chief Medical Officer Dr. Kenneth George and Laboratory Director Songee […]

    October 4, 2020HealthNo comments