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

Director of Finance, Glenford Campbell, congratulated Shahida Goddard with the Standing Ovation Award.

The People’s Choice Award went to Raymond Harewood.


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

Head of the Barbados Hotel and Tourism Association Sue Springer (at right) as she posed with ‘A Team of the Year’, the Finance Department and Warehouse at the Sandals Barbados Prestige Awards.

No time to rest on our laurels

With a positive forecast for tourism figures going forward, those closely involved in the industry must take special care in ensuring in moving the industry forward.

Teacher at Bay Primary and Facilitator of the Boys’ Week under the theme of ‘Mission Possible’, Kirt Jordan, speaking with the media yesterday after Boys’ Week morning assembly at the school.

STRONG ADVICE! Constable Richard Garrett of the Royal Barbados Police Force (RBPF) chatting with (from left) Javier Hoyte, Elijah Garrett, Tyrese Nash and Joshua Marshall yesterday after Boys’ Week morning assembly at the school. The young boys were advised to step up and do their best not only in school, but in the rest of their lives. 

Step up to the plate, boys urged


A call is being issued to boys to step up to the plate and make sure that they can hold their own in their school, their respective communities and in this country as a whole.


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