Managing Director of RBC Royal Bank, Kevin Darling (third from right) and his team, stand with students of St. Joseph Primary, in front of the 10 000 gallon water tank RBC donated to the school. Looking on is Principal of St. Joseph Primary, Cloda Alleyne (second from right) and Barbados Water Authority hydrogeologist, Jaime Paul (right).

Managing Director of RBC Royal Bank, Kevin Darling (third from right) and his team, stand with students of St. Joseph Primary, in front of the 10 000 gallon water tank RBC donated to the school. Looking on is Principal of St. Joseph Primary, Cloda Alleyne (second from right) and Barbados Water Authority hydrogeologist, Jaime Paul (right).

THE students of the St. Joseph Primary School in Horse Hill, St. Joseph, have been embarking on water conservation efforts for some time now, in an effort to preserve the limited supplies of water they have access to. Principal of St. Joseph... more
CCB staff worked quickly to ensure that the little ones were secure and protected from falling debris during the earthquake.

CCB staff worked quickly to ensure that the little ones were secure and protected from falling debris during the earthquake.

ALARMS rang loudly at the Black Rock Nightengale Nursery and Violet House on Thursday afternoon, sending staff and children running for safety. All part of earthquake and fire drills, the response and evacuation of the buildings were monitored by... more
President of the Barbados Secondary Teachers’ Union (BSTU), Mary Ann Redman.

President of the Barbados Secondary Teachers’ Union (BSTU), Mary Ann Redman.

ALL teachers require training on how to handle challenging children. That’s the view of President of the Barbados Secondary Teachers’ Union (BSTU), Mary Ann Redman. She expressed this belief in an interview with The Barbados Advocate yesterday... more
General Secretary of the Barbados Workers’ Union (BWU), Toni Moore.

General Secretary of the Barbados Workers’ Union (BWU), Toni Moore.

HEAD of the island’s largest trade union has raised concern about the impact that domestic abuse is having on the work environment in this country, and is suggesting academia should take the lead in conducting studies to examine the full effect.... more

Cleviston Hunte, Director of Youth Affairs, addressing those attending the Youth Congress.

  THE youth arm of the Barbados Workers’ Union (BWU) is being told it has a responsibility to secure a viable future for the workforce of this country.   That’s the view of Cleviston Hunte, Director of Youth Affairs, who said there is also a... more

Staff from the Barbabados Port Authority show some of the equipment used as Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation, Senator Harry Husbands (third left); and Minister of State in the Office of the Prime Minister, Senator Patrick Todd; and Wesley Hall students visited the exhibit.

  Start considering your future career from early.   This was the advice Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation, Senator Harcourt Husbands, gave to students at the Wesley Hall Junior School... more
Managing Director of RBC Royal Bank, Kevin Darling (third from right) and his team, stand with students of St. Joseph Primary, in front of the 10 000 gallon water tank RBC donated to the school. Looking on is Principal of St. Joseph Primary, Cloda Alleyne (second from right) and Barbados Water Authority hydrogeologist, Jaime Paul (right).

Managing Director of RBC Royal Bank, Kevin Darling (third from right) and his team, stand with students of St. Joseph Primary, in front of the 10 000 gallon water tank RBC donated to the school. Looking on is Principal of St. Joseph Primary, Cloda Alleyne (second from right) and Barbados Water Authority hydrogeologist, Jaime Paul (right).

CCB staff worked quickly to ensure that the little ones were secure and protected from falling debris during the earthquake.

CCB staff worked quickly to ensure that the little ones were secure and protected from falling debris during the earthquake.

President of the Barbados Secondary Teachers’ Union (BSTU), Mary Ann Redman.

President of the Barbados Secondary Teachers’ Union (BSTU), Mary Ann Redman.

General Secretary of the Barbados Workers’ Union (BWU), Toni Moore.

General Secretary of the Barbados Workers’ Union (BWU), Toni Moore.

Cleviston Hunte, Director of Youth Affairs, addressing those attending the Youth Congress.

Staff from the Barbabados Port Authority show some of the equipment used as Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation, Senator Harry Husbands (third left); and Minister of State in the Office of the Prime Minister, Senator Patrick Todd; and Wesley Hall students visited the exhibit.

News Stories

Staff from the Barbabados Port Authority show some of the equipment used as Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation, Senator Harry Husbands (third left); and Minister of State in the Office of the Prime Minister, Senator Patrick Todd; and Wesley Hall students visited the exhibit.

 

Tourists must get the full Barbadian experience in visiting this island, especially in terms of its food.

Cleviston Hunte, Director of Youth Affairs, addressing those attending the Youth Congress.

 

Business News

General Manager of Sandals Barbados, Ferry Zievinger (left), handed the MVP award to Sheldon Squires.

Winding down from a bumper 2015/2016 winter season, Sandals Barbados is maintaining a “respectable” occupancy rate of 70 to 75 per cent.

Sports

Seth Jones of St. Cyprian’s getting his foot on the ball as Wilkie Cumberbatch’s Davion Brathwaite tries to avoid the impact.

 

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