Friday 28th October 2016 - Queens Park, Bridgetown, Barbados
QUEEN’S PARK GETS UPGRADE
Queen’s Park is being upgraded to coincide with Barbados’ celebration of its 50th anniversary of Independence. The project is sponsored by CIBC First Caribbean International Bank under its “adopt-a- park” programme to the tune of BDS $80,000.
Viewing the second of 10 interpretive signs from left are Ms. Donna Wellington, Managing Director CIBC First Caribbean International Bank; Mr. Mark St. Hill, Managing Director, Retail & Business Banking, CIBC First Caribbean International Bank and Dr. The Hon. Denis Lowe, Minister of the Enviroment and Drainage
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Massy Foundation presented a cheque for $116,900 to the Broadway to Barbados Charitable Trust in support of three projects at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH).
14th November 2016
Massy Barbados Hq, Warrens, St.Michael
PICTURED ABOVE GLENDAIRY PRISON.
29th October 2016
50th Anniversary of Independence
Celebratory Luncheon to Honour Barbados Centenarians.
6th November 2016 - Accra Beach Hotel & Spa, Rockley,
Christ Church, Barbados
Deputy Chairperson of the 50th Anniversary of Independence Celebrations Senator Dr. Esther Byer Suckoo ( at left ) listens to Ms. Marilyn Sealy, Director of Communications & Stakeholder Management. FLOW Read More…
9th November 2016. - Garrison, Barbados.
4th November 2016 - Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Martindales Rd, St. Michael, Barbados.
Thursday 28th July, 2016
Sir Garfield Sobers acknowledging the applause from the thousands that filled the stands at Kensington Oval to show support towards his 80th birthday " party " which included cricket and a musical segment showcasing some of the islands best entertainers.
Prime Minister Freundel Stuart addressing the media during the press conference. At left is Chairperson of the 50th Anniversary of Independence Celebrations Coordinating Committee, Senator Maxine McClean, while Deputy Chairperson, Senator Dr. Esther Byer Suckoo, is at left. ( Photo - Courtesy BGIS.)
18th October 2016
Prime Minister’s Official Residence, Ilaro Court, St Michael, Barbados.
Prime Minister of Barbados the Hon. Freundel Stuart
discusses the 50 th Anniversary of Independence
activities during a Press conference at Ilaro Court.
Monday, 26th September, 2016
The 67th Anniversary of the Founding of the People’s Republic of China
Ambassador Wang Ke of the Embassy of the People's Republic of China in Barbados raises her glass in offering a toast.
The Fig Tree Restaurant, Accra Beach Hotel, Christ Church, Barbados.
15 October 2016 - University of the West Indies Cave Hill Campus in Barbados
Four Honorary Degrees to Barbadians at The UWI - Cave Hill 2016 Graduation Ceremony
Sir Trevor Carmichael – LLD ( one of the four Barbadians - pictured above at left being presented with the honorary degree by UWI Chancellor, Sir George Alleyne)
Vehicle Donated To Barbados independence Secretariat
October 31, 2016 - Simpson Motors Limited, Warrens, St.Michael, Barbados.
Monday, 29th August 2016
BURGER KING NO 5 OPENS
2016 Calypso Monarch Aziza Clarke ( with crown ) assisting The Minister of Finance & Economic Affairs The Hon. Christopher Sinckler cut the ribbon to officially open the Burger King fifth outlet , located at the Dome Mall, Warrens.
Wednesday, October 19th , 2016
Prime Minister of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Dr. Ralph Gonsalves, is seeking to “clear the air” on some of the misconceptions about regional air carrier LIAT. Dr. Gonsalves, who is the Chairman of the Majority Shareholder Governments of the carrier, was in Barbados for the Prime Ministerial groupings quarterly meeting. (TB/BGIS)
Commemorative Ceremony for the 40th Anniversary
Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Senator Maxine McClean ( Pictured at left on the podium.) addressing the commemorative ceremony for the 40th anniversary of the Cubana Air Disaster, which occurred on October 6, 1976, just off Barbados’ shores
Thursday, October 6, 2016
10th September 2016
Hilton Hotel, Barbadoos.
The Right Excellent Sir Garfield Sobers, OCC ( at right ) as he receives his Icon Award from Minister of Culture The Hon. Stephen Lashley.
LAST night the Government of Barbados through its Nation Sports Council and its Ministry of Culture , Sport and Youth Affairs, headed by the Minister the Honorable Stephen Lashley, held a Black Tie Dinner at the Barbados Hilton Hotel to honour some of the Islands Sportsmen and Women and included Mr. Brian Lara.
Brian Charles Lara ( at right ) as he receives his Icon Award from Minister of Culture The Hon. Stephen Lashley.
Sir Wes Hall, HBM, J.P. ( at right ) after he received his Icon Award from Minister of Culture The Hon. Stephen Lashley examines it closely with his Daughter Dr.Kerry Hall.
Ambassador Wang Ke of the Embassy of the People's Republic of China in Barbados being welcomed by Mr. Humphrey Metzgen ( pictured at left )
22nd September 2016
Chief Justice of Barbados Sir Marston Gibson as he inspected the Guard of Honor in front of the Supreme Court complex soon after the Church Service to Mark the Opening of the Legal Year, 2016-2017
Opening of the Legal Year 2016 - 2017
Monday 5th September 2016
Monday 11th August 2016
(Above photo ) After the memorial service crop - over band leaders Gweneth Squires and Betty West in a symbolic gesture of farewell touch the urn bearing the cremated remains of their late colleague .
Monday 24th October 2016 - Flow headquarters,Warrens, St.Michael, Barbados
Communication Giant Launches FLOW-STUDY.
Governor General, Sir Elliott Belgrave ( second from right ) shaking hands with Prime Minister Freundel Stuart prior to his departure from the Parade Square, after Inspecting the Legionnaires present.
13th November 2016
War Memorial Cenotaph, Heroes Square, Bridgetown, Barbados
REMEMBRANCE DAY PARADE
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Mr. Stuart paid tribute to those visionary and pioneering public servants, saying they had rendered “inestimable service”, often at great personal sacrifice, to the public sector and the nation during the last 50 years. . Read More …
50 Public Servants Honoured
14th November - Hilton Hotel, Barbados
CARIBPIX INDEPENDENCE MAGAZINE
Mirror Mirror Show Me a Hero – Dedicated to the late Dame Nita Barrow GCMG DA FRCN
The Spirit of the Nation Show.
50th Anniversary of Independence NIFCA Gala
Friday 25th November 2016 - Prime Minister’s Official Residence Illaro Court, Barbados.
Jubilee Honourees Receive Red Carpet Welcome
A red carpet welcome awaited Barbados’ 50 Jubilee Honourees as they arrived at Ilaro Court for the Prime Minister’s Dinner and Ball on Friday evening. Prime Minister Freundel Stuart personally greeted the honourees on their arrival, and later publicly thanked them for the “rich and enduring contribution which they made to the development of Barbados over the last 50 years”. Pictured above with the Prime Minister Hon. Freundel Stuart is renewable energy advocate Mr. Ralph “Bizzy” Williams ( centre ) of Williams Industries and Wife Shelley Williams.. — Read More….