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Clarke: Use Catastrophe Fund to help White Hill

Former Minister of Housing Gline Clarke wants Government to dip into the Catastrophe Fund to repair the road at White Hill, St Andrew. Over the last three years, the people of the rural district have had to contend with the dangers of land slippage, an impassable road which prevents comfortable access to the community and unreliable public transportation after heavy ...

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Clarke: Use Catastrophe Fund to help White Hill

Former Minister of Housing Gline Clarke wants Government to dip into the Catastrophe Fund to repair the road at White Hill, St Andrew. Over the last three years, the people of the rural district have had to contend with the dangers of land slippage, an impassable road which prevents comfortable access to the community and unreliable public transportation after heavy ...

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Legal bind

President of the Bar Association Liesel Weekes is not willing to be drawn into the raging public controversy over the legal qualifications of Opposition Leader Mia Mottley. However, in light of recent comments made by the Barbados Labour Party’s St James North representative Edmund Hinkson, Weekes is making it clear that once a lawyer has completed ten years of practise ...

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Legal bind

President of the Bar Association Liesel Weekes is not willing to be drawn into the raging public controversy over the legal qualifications of Opposition Leader Mia Mottley. However, in light of recent comments made by the Barbados Labour Party’s St James North representative Edmund Hinkson, Weekes is making it clear that once a lawyer has completed ten years of practise ...

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Legal bind

President of the Bar Association Liesel Weekes is not willing to be drawn into the raging public controversy over the legal qualifications of Opposition Leader Mia Mottley. However, in light of recent comments made by the Barbados Labour Party’s St James North representative Edmund Hinkson, Weekes is making it clear that once a lawyer has completed ten years of practise ...

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Flooding in St Lawrence Gap

Although minimal damage was reported today as Hurricane Maria passed on the outskirts of Barbados, the island still experienced heavy rains, gusty winds and flooding in some areas. While a number of communities were without electricity and water from the wee hours of this morning, the Department of Emergency Management announced that it would be business as usual. The Barbados ...

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Flooding in St Lawrence Gap

Although minimal damage was reported today as Hurricane Maria passed on the outskirts of Barbados, the island still experienced heavy rains, gusty winds and flooding in some areas. While a number of communities were without electricity and water from the wee hours of this morning, the Department of Emergency Management announced that it would be business as usual. The Barbados ...

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No safe harbour for boat owners

Barbados has once again been spared the debilitating effect of yet another major weather system. However, some boat owners in Bridgetown were quite upset today that with the passage of Hurricane Maria, there was really no safe harbour for them to protect their vessels, which were at risk of being severely damaged. Instead of the usual calm, the waters of ...

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No safe harbour for boat owners

Barbados has once again been spared the debilitating effect of yet another major weather system. However, some boat owners in Bridgetown were quite upset today that with the passage of Hurricane Maria, there was really no safe harbour for them to protect their vessels, which were at risk of being severely damaged. Instead of the usual calm, the waters of ...

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Coconut tree falls on St Joseph home

Swift action by residents in Chimborazo, St Joseph this afternoon prevented further disaster after a coconut tree fell onto the roof of Samuel Sobers’ home around noon. Samuel Sobers Member of Parliament for the area Dale Marshall, who was carrying out checks on his constituents at the time, also assisted in the community effort by using his vehicle to remove ...

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