Clarkson fundraiser a success

More than 200 households in St James North and St Peter will receive special Christmas food hampers thanks to the generosity of dozens of Barbadians who last night patronised a Clarkson Foundation cocktail and auction. Held at the Apes Hill Club, St Jamemore..

PM Mottley pays tribute to Andrea Gollop-Greenidge

Cultural icon Andrea Gollop-Greenidge has passed away. Prime Minister Mia Mottley pays tribute to the veteran actor in a  statement.  Here is the full text of the statement. TRIBUTE TO ANDREA GOLLOP Today I learnt with sadness of the passing of a Barbadmore..

Girl Guides Association marks 100 years with church service

By Anesta Henry The Girl Guides Association of Barbados held its annual thanksgiving service today. This year, the special service, held at the Cathedral of Saint Michael and All Angels, The City, observed the Association's 100 anniversary. Governor Gemore..

Police destroy scores of firearms and ammunition

Scores of firearms were destroyed at Central Police Station today. This morning, members of the Royal Barbados Police Force (RBPF) started the process of destroying a number of firearms and ammunition. Acting Police Public Relations Officer, Sergeant Mimore..

Prison Officers Association terminates membership in CTUSAB

The Prison Officers Association announced today that it has terminated its membership in CTUSAB, until such time as the 1982 amendments to the Prisons Act are repealed by Parliament or struck down by the High Court. The association says the decision was more..

Domestic violence – an observer’s dilemma

While persons in Barbados have a choice to tell police about an act of domestic violence they observed involving adults, no such option exists when the attack is on children. In fact, failure to inform law enforcement agencies about a minor being victim tmore..

Virgin launches first-ever Departure Beach location in Barbados

The Barbados tourism product got a major boost with the opening of the Virgin Holidays Departure Beach lounge at the Copacabana, Bay Street location on Saturday. The investment, which is upwards of $1 million, is a partnership between Virgin Holidays, Comore..

Bayview Hospital spreads Christmas cheer

The Bayview Hospital brought joy and gifts to more than 50 children from the St Paul’s Primary and Bay Primary School at its annual Christmas Party. The annual Christmas celebration also included underprivileged children in the surrounding Beckles Road, more..

CRICKET – Windies 195-9 (50 overs) vs Bangladesh – 1st ODI

DHAKA, Bangladesh, CMC – West Indies, opting to bat first, reached 195 for nine off their 50 overs, in the opening One-Day International of the three-match series against Bangladesh at the Shere Bangla National Stadium here Sunday. Scores: WEST INDIES 1more..

FRANCE – PM Édouard Philippe seeks ‘unity’ after unrest

BBC - French Prime Minister Édouard Philippe has vowed to "restore national unity" after violence broke out during a fourth consecutive weekend of protests. Police used tear gas and rubber bullets on Saturday - the latest day of "yellow vest" demonstratimore..