BWA stations offline due to low reservoir levels

The Barbados Water Authority wishes to inform the public that it has been forced to stop pumping at its Bowmanston and Golden Ridge Pumping Stations because of low reservoir levels. This stoppage may result in low levels and water outages to customers in more..

BLP youth arm issues statement on violence

The Barbados Labour Party League of Young Socialists has issued the following statement on violence. We must all stand up and take notice of the crime situation in Barbados and the manner in which these acts have become more brazen. Prime Minister Mia Motmore..

Schools resume classes on Monday

The Ministry of Education, Technological and Vocational Training has advised that schools will resume as normal on Monday, January 20, for the St Albans, St Silas and Luther Thorne Primary schools. Additionally, on Monday the three Class 4 classes of the more..

UPDATE: Body washes up at St Philip location

Police have identified the body of a man recovered from the bottom of a cliff in St Philip on Friday as that of Jason Hobbs, 35, of Apartment #1, 72 Elizabeth Park, Christ Church. Around 9:50 a.m on Friday, police were notified that the body was sighted imore..

Mottley warns of attempts to divide the Caribbean

Prime Minister Mia Mottley has warned of attempts to divide the 15-member Caribbean Community (CARICOM) grouping, as some regional leaders get ready to meet with the United States Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo on Tuesday. Addressing a gala to celebrate more..

Town and Country Planning office to close Wednesday

The public is advised that the Town and Country Development Planning Office, located at the Warrens Office Complex, Warrens, St Michael, will be closed between 9 a.m. and noon, Wednesday, January 22, to facilitate a staff meeting. The department apologizemore..

Inez Fields was a caring individual who loved to share

The son of Inez Mabel Fields, the 81-year-old who died in an early morning blaze at Newbury, St George, says he made several attempts to stop her from using a kerosene oil lamp. A grieving Anderson Fields, his mother’s only child, said he even went as farmore..

Harry and Meghan will not use HRH titles – palace

Prince Harry and Meghan will no longer use their HRH titles and will not receive public funds for royal duties, Buckingham Palace has said. The couple will also no longer formally represent The Queen. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex also said they intend tmore..

St Leonards Boys’ School hosts special SBA football event

St Leonards Boys’ School this morning hosted a special football event, part of the CAPE Physical Education examination for 2020. Schools are required to do a football tournament as part of the School-Based Assessment. Public Relations Officer Jonathan Lormore..

Raising mental health awareness in Barbados

The public will have an opportunity for their questions on mental health to be answered. Starting in February, two organizations will host video and podcast educational sessions on the most important aspects of mental health. SHE and Butterfly aim to provmore..