Tag Archives: St Lucy


    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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. 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
  13. Original Memes – Pause for Humor #2 (Offended? Look Away) February 3, 2021Culture, Photo GalleryNo comments
  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. BWA’s St Lucy and St Peter customers offline due to low reservoir levels

    The Barbados Water Authority wishes to inform the public that it is today Wednesday, July 15 carrying out repairs to bursts in the following areas: a 16-inch main at Porters, St James; a 12-inch main at Constant in St. George which has resulted in outages to Frere Pilgrim, Edey Village, Buckley, Ellerton, Constant, Dash Valley […]

    July 15, 2020Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  18. Police solving Murder at Checker Hall in St Lucy

    Police in the Northern Division are investigating one of the most recent murders here, gone is 20 year old Antuan Connell formerly of Checker Hall, St. Lucy – it happened around 11:50pm on Friday March 13th at his residence. Anyone who can provide any information that can assist with this investigation is asked to please […]

    March 18, 2020Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  19. BWA Emergency Shut-Offs from March 16 to March 21

    The BWA wishes to inform residents and businesses in St Lucy and St Peter there will be an emergency shut-off of the branches off the transmission mains between its Alleynedale and Half Acre Reservoir for onward pumping to the Lamberts and Boscobel areas, every night from 10 PM to 4 AM starting today, March 16th […]

    March 16, 2020Breaking News, Featured, TechnologyNo comments

    This island’s sixth Governor General, Sir Clifford Husbands, was laid to rest in a stately ceremony befitting the outstanding legal luminary, statesman, friend, father and grandfather. In the eulogy read on behalf of the family by Attorney-at-Law Brian Clarke Q.C., it was noted that Sir Clifford, who was also a former Director of Prosecutions, understood […]

    November 5, 2017Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  21. Shadow Parliamentary Representative of St Lucy addresses “Transitory Inconvenience” of Housing Minister’s Facebook Inadequacies

    IF NOTHING ELSE, late Prime Minister David Thompson recognized what a buffoon Denis Kellman is and spared his Democratic Labour Party government any chance of being embarrassed by him. Whether one supports the ruling party or the Barbados Labour Party like I do, it is difficult not to be appalled by the repeated nonsensical public […]

    January 10, 2017Breaking News, PoliticalNo comments

    Police are conducting investigations into a case of robbery which occurred about seven o’clock on 5th October, at the Rubis Service Station, Benthams St. Lucy. A female gas attendant was robbed of an undisclosed sum of money by one masked armed assailant, who was armed with a firearm. The general public, business owners and employees […]

    October 11, 2015CrimeNo comments

    Members of the public will have their last chance to share their opinion on the future of housing in Barbados, at the final two community meetings on Habitat III. The meetings will be held on Sunday, August 16, at the Princess Margaret Secondary School, Six Roads, St. Philip, and Wednesday, August 19, in the hall […]

    August 13, 2015PoliticalNo comments
  24. Barbados Police seek Missing St Lucy Girl

    The Police is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing girl. Missing is Marissa Latoya Walters 16 yrs, of Greenidges, St. Lucy. She is a pupil of the Ellerslie Secondary School. Description Marissa is about 5′ 2″ tall, has a brown complexion and is slimly built. with a round face, small eyes and nose […]

    July 7, 2015Crime, FeaturedNo comments

    Police in continuing investigations into a shooting incident at Checker Hall, St. Lucy on January 6, 2015, have arrested and charged Tevin Ramon Skeete, 22 years of Crab Hill #2, St. Lucy with the offences of: LeVere Broomes of Checker Hall, received a gunshot injury to his left leg from the shooting. David Welch – […]

    February 5, 2015CrimeNo comments