Good luck to all those participating in this year’s Blue Flame Challenge, conceptualised and executed by the Barbados Investment and Development Corporation (BIDC).
We are in that dreaded time of the year again, the six-month period known as the Atlantic Hurricane Season.
Yesterday this editorial dealt with the issue of gun violence in society, particularly in Barbados, and pointed out some of the ways that this country can work to reduce these types of crimes.
Almost daily, we are bombarded with news reports about gun violence, which either results in a fatality or serious injury to one or more persons.
WHILE we do not wish to take anything away from France and its supporters – some of them here – following that country’s triumph in yesterday’s World Cup final against Croatia, we must still spare