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    Notwithstanding Barbados’ challenging economic environment, there are still success stories among local businesses. Pioneer Motors Inc., a growing family-owned Japanese used car dealership, is one such inspiring example. Led by husband and wife team, Lionel and Nicole Best, the company unveiled their newly constructed location on Hindsbury Road in a business blessing ceremony on Saturday, […]

    January 4, 2018BusinessNo comments
  2. CIBC FirstCaribbean Red CARpet Show debuts at 2 Mile Hill over the weekend…

    The event, carried newly arrived vehicle models which drove on and off the stage, with radio personality Anthony Green as emcee while FCIB introduced innovations in the Auto Loan segment of the bank. Nassco, Platinum Motors, MQI, Simpson Motors and Courtesy all had entries that fascinated repeat and new clientele…

    October 15, 2017Photo Gallery, RallyNo comments
  3. ATTN: Traffic Modifications Will Be In Place This Weekend For Inaugural CARIFTA Triathlon & Aquathlon

    Remember: traffic modifications will be in place this weekend for the inaugural CARIFTA Triathlon & Aquathlon. Come out and support #TeamBarbados! More information: #CARIFTA #CARIFTA2017 #triathlons #barbadostriathlon

    October 3, 2017Athletics, Breaking News, Photo GalleryNo comments
  4. Temporary road and lane closures during CARIFTA 2017

    The Barbados Federation of Island Triathletes (BFIT) has announced temporary lane and road closures will be in effect during the inaugural CARIFTA Triathlon, Aquathlon and Mixed Relay Championships. The event, a first of its kind in Barbados, will be held at the Barbados Aquatic Centre and Gymnasium Complex in Wildey between 7th – 8th October. Every effort […]

    September 26, 2017Athletics, Breaking News, FeaturedNo comments
  5. Road Fatality in Salters, Minivan involved with Collision

    Police are continuing to investigate the Road fatality which occurred sometime after 1:00 pm on Monday the 11th of September 2017, along Salters Road, St. Michael, which resulted in the death of Purshothamdos Samtani 70 years of Elizabeth Park, Christ Church. Samtani died at the scene. Five passengers aboard the minibus received non-life threatening injuries, […]

    September 12, 2017Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  6. Alleynedale Road Accident

    Police are seeking to solve an accident with injuries which occurred sometime around 12:58 pm, (afternoon), on Sunday 13th August 2017, along Alleynedale Road, St. Lucy, involving a motorcyclist and a motor van. The motor cycle was being ridden by Richard Roach 40 years of St. Simons, St. Andrew, while the motor van was being […]

    August 15, 2017ControversyNo comments
  7. It’s not a sin to take a nap or stop drinking if you had enough this Crop Over, is being dead worth it…

    Police are conducting investigations into an accident with injuries which occurred sometime around 7:10 am, on Saturday the 5th of August 2017, along St. Stephen’s Hill, Black Rock, St. Michael, involving a motor car which collided with a utility pole. The motor car was being driven by Damone Lynch 27 years of Goddings Road, St. […]

    August 7, 2017ControversyNo comments
  8. Temporary Road Changes for “GRAND KADOOMENT”

    Barbadians should note that on Monday the 7th of August 2017, a number of temporary road changes will be in place to facilitate the hosting of “GRAND KADOOMENT“. These changes are as follows: Between 6:00 am and 8:00 pm, Codrington Road from its junction with Waterford Road to its junction with Spooners Hill, shall be […]

    August 7, 2017Breaking News, Culture, FeaturedNo comments
  9. Traffic Diversions & Regulations in place to facilitate hosting of “Soca Royale”

    The travelling public is asked to note that on Sunday the 30th of July 2017, a number of temporary road changes will be in place to facilitate the hosting of “Soca Royale“, which will be held at Bushy Park, St. Philip These changes are as follows: Between 10:00 am and 11:00 pm, Bushy Park Road […]

    July 28, 2017Breaking News, Featured, MusicNo comments
  10. Temporary Road Changes – “Junior Kadooment”

    The travelling public is asked to note that on Saturday the 29th of July 2017, a number of temporary road changes will be in place to facilitate the hosting of the “Junior Kadooment“, which will be held at the National Stadium, St. Michael.  These changes are as follows: Between 8:00 am and 3:00 pm, the […]

    July 28, 2017Breaking News, CultureNo comments
  11. Temporary Road Changes – Guard of Honour Parade for Gov. General

    Barbadian motorists are asked to note today, Sunday 25th June 2017, a number of temporary road changes will be in place to facilitate the Guard of Honour Parade for His Excellency Sir Elliott Belgrave. Governor General of Barbados. • Between 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm, and 5:00 pm and 5:30 pm, St. Michael’s Row, from […]

    June 25, 2017Breaking News, Events, FeaturedNo comments
  12. ICBL Six Roads has got you covered!

    Do you call St. Philip, St. John, Christ Church, or even St. George home? Do you find it difficult to get into town? Do you prefer to conduct your business after traditional working hours or on weekends? ICBL Six Roads has got you covered! Purchase a new policy, pay premiums, report or check the status […]

    January 24, 2016Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  13. Traffic Restrictions for Launch of 50th Anniversary Independence celebrations

    A number of traffic diversions and road closures in and around Bridgetown will be in place on Wednesday, January 6, to ensure the smooth running of activities for the launch of the 50th Anniversary of Independence Celebrations. In order to accommodate the parade, which starts at Redman’s Drive, the road from Redman’s Drive to Independence […]

    January 3, 2016Events, FeaturedNo comments
  14. Large Screens and Parking Space for launch of 50th Independence celebrations

    Viewing the festivities surrounding the launch of Barbados’ 50th Anniversary of Independence Celebrations in the City will pose no challenge in parking or watching the event. Cranston Browne, CEO of the National Cultural Foundation explained how the NCF made sure all stops were pulled for Wednesday 6th January to ensure patrons can walk freely that […]

    January 3, 2016CultureNo comments
  15. Rehearsal for Remembrance Day Parade alters Bridgetown Traffic

    A full rehearsal for the Remembrance Day Parade will be held this Sunday, November 1, in National Heroes’ Square, beginning at 8:00 a.m. No parking will be allowed along Belmont Road, Constitution Road, Martindale’s Road, St. Michael Row, Bridge Street, Trafalgar Street, Magazine Lane, Palmetto Street and Rickett Street. Motorists and pedestrians travelling in the […]

    October 31, 2015EventsNo comments

    The Barbados Water Authority (BWA) is letting Barbadians know Phase Two of the mains laying project will start in Roebuck Street on Monday 02nd November and expected to be finished by month-end. The road will be open to the public with traffic diversions. Motorists and pedestrians are asked to obey the instructions of officials on […]

    October 31, 2015Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments

    The public is advised that commencing on Monday 14th September and during the four week period of the infrastructural work on Tweedside Road which is being done by INFRA Barbados on behalf of the Barbados Water Authority, Tweedside Road will be one way only into Bridgetown. During this period, Transport Board buses, minibuses and route […]

    September 13, 2015Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  18. Tweedside Road will be restricted to ONE WAY traffic into Bridgetown

    As part of the Barbados Water Authority mains upgrade program, Infra Inc. (a Jada Construction subsidiary) has been contracted to install a 16 inch main totaling approximately 600 metres from the round-a-bout at the top of Roebuck Street/ Harmony Hall/Halls Road/ Tweedside Road along Tweedside Road to the intersection of Welches/Government Hill/Bridge Road and Pine Road. […]

    September 9, 2015Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  19. PANTON WINS SUMMER SUN & STARS RALLY: High attrition rate decimates 2wd front-runners

    Jeffrey Panton and Mike Fennell Jnr (Rubis / Sandals/ KIG Ford Focus WRC06) won the Carter’s Pit Stop / Power King Batteries Summer Sun & Stars Rally over the weekend, with Rain as an extra challenge. Variable weather conditions made the 12-stage event tough going, with a high attrition rate accounting for many fancied 2wd […]

    September 1, 2015Featured, RallyNo comments
  20. “Level CMRC playing field” for Williams Digicel International

    The 2015 Seaboard Marine Caribbean Motor Racing Championship (CMRC) is heading for Bushy Park Barbados next month with one of the most competitive line-ups ever assembled and, according to one former race-winner, the prospect of a far more level playing-field for two- and four-wheel-drive cars. Three races for each of the CMRC categories on two […]

    August 27, 2015Featured, RallyNo comments
  21. CLUBS COMBINE FOR ‘SUMMER SUN & STARS RALLY’ – 12 stages planned from day into night

    The Barbados Rally Club (BRC) and the Motoring Club of Barbados Inc (MCBI) are pooling their resources next month to organise what will this year be titled the Summer Sun & Stars Rally on Sunday, August 29. As well as being a round of both Club’s 2015 championships, it will also host the second weekend […]

    August 5, 2015RallyNo comments

    Soca Royale 2015 takes place on Sunday, 26th July at Bushy Park, St. Philip. To facilitate this event, a number of temporary traffic arrangements will be in effect between 6.00 am and 11.00 pm. ONE WAY Bushy Park Road, from its junction with Congo Road to its junction with Parish Land Road, St. Philip shall […]

    July 25, 2015Featured, MusicNo comments
  23. Caribbean Youth targeted to decrease road fatalities: 90% of youth road fatalities are males

    A picture is worth a thousand words, and a video could possibly save a life. That’s the thinking behind the second annual staging of Proyecto Luz Amarilla (Project Yellow Light), a video contest which invites young people from Latin America and the Caribbean to get creative while thinking about solving the problem of road fatalities […]

    July 19, 2015EducationNo comments
  24. Temporary Traffic Arrangements, re: Ch. Ch. Carnival Parade

    The Christ Church Carnival Parade takes place on Monday 25th May 2015, and to facilitate this event a number of temporary traffic arrangements shall be in effect from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. The Route and Road Closure The Parade route commences at Silver Sands and proceeds along Breedy’s Land, Bourne’s Land, Hopewell, Sayers Court, […]

    May 24, 2015Culture, FeaturedNo comments
  25. REIS SUPPORTS SOL RALLY BARBADOS MARSHALS: Ullyett class & co-driver change among entry updates

    One of Britain’s leading motor sport insurance specialists, REIS, is joining forces with the Barbados Rally Club (BRC) and long-term local sponsor Chefette Restaurants to offer additional support to the Club’s hundreds of volunteer marshals. This new association will also afford the BRC additional marketing opportunities, particularly in the UK, during the build-up to Sol […]

    May 16, 2015Featured, RallyNo comments