Tag Archives: Barbados

Maloney thanks Barbados for “incredible” support

192 The F2 driver remains optimistic despite securing no points at the Hungaroring. Zane Maloney endured a challenging weekend at the Hungarian Grand Prix, which saw engine failure forcing him to start from the back of Saturday’s Sprint Race, and a collision ending his much-anticipated feature race prematurely the following day. Reflecting on those races, […]

Stark assessment: Rethink building projects in climate crisis, says PM

130 Prime Minister Mia Mottley has called for a comprehensive reassessment of future building projects, citing the urgent need to adapt to the rapidly escalating climate crisis. “Let us get accustomed to it; almost every building in this country that is not fit for purpose will at some point in the next decade or two […]

BCIC RB24 winner leads BRC Championship

67 Following his victory at last month’s BCIC Rally Barbados (RB24) Stuart Maloney leads the Barbados Rally Club’s (BRC) Champion Drivers’ title chase after five out of eight rounds. More than 70 drivers have scored points as the 2024 BRC Drivers & Class Championships passed the halfway point. Close battles are brewing, with eight class-leaders […]

Revellers have a blast at ‘We Ting’

We Ting won over thousands of revellers who partied at Bushy Park, St Philip, early Sunday morning. The annual foreday experience began around 1 a.m. and by that time everything was in full flow including the vibes and the music. For more than seven hours, partygoers jumped and danced around the track to many of […]

Beryl smashed seven in ten boats berthed at Bridgetown – minister

33 The full extent of Hurricane Beryl’s devastation on the fishing industry has been revealed, with a staggering 220 out of 312 active boats — or seven in ten boats – lost at the island’s largest landing site, the Bridgetown Fisheries Complex. The revelation came during a high-level meeting on Monday between ministers, Social Partnership […]

Charity, entertainers raising funds to help fishing industry and St Vincent

Barbadian entertainers will be doing their part to help raise funds for the local fishing community and islands of St Vincent and the Grenadines that were impacted by Hurricane Beryl. Entrepreneur and founder of Mabel John Foundation Vania ‘Vayne’ Thompson encouraged Barbadians to support LUV the Hurricane Relief Lime which will be held on Tuesday, […]

Kraigg Brathwaite stays positive despite crushing 241-run defeat as West Indies collapse to England

147 In a dramatic turn of events on the fourth day of the second Test at Trent Bridge, the West Indies suffered a resounding 241-run defeat to England, sealing a 2-0 series loss with one Test still to play. Despite the crushing defeat, West Indies captain Kraigg Brathwaite remained optimistic, acknowledging the team’s effort while […]

Barbados claim Regional U19 Cricket Title

83 Barbados are the new Champions of the West Indies Rising Stars U19 Regional two-day Championships. Defending champions, Jamaica U19, resumed the day on 72/2 at the Arnos Vale playing field in Kingstown, St Vincent and the Grenadines. With the game hanging in the balance and all to play for, Steve Wedderburn who was not […]

Reminder of Mobile Clinic locations and times for this week

50 The Ministry of Health and Wellness reminds members of the public that the Mobile Clinic will operate at the following locations and times, this week, from Monday to Thursday. Warrens Tower II, Warrens, St Michael – Monday, July 22. Emerald City Carpark, Six Roads, St Philip – Tuesday, July 23. National Insurance and Social […]