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Happy 48th  Independence Barbados!!!

Prime Minister Freundel Stuart (right), greets US Attorney General, Eric Holder, Jr, on his arrival at Parliament today. In the background is the Clerk of Parliament, Pedro Eastmond. (B.Hinds/BGIS

PM Stuart, Governor General Meets With U.S. Attorney General November 18, 2014


During wide-ranging discussions, which focused on general security issues affecting Barbados and the region, the Prime Minister and the U. S. Attorney General exchanged views on the drug trade, the issue of small arms and light weapons, human trafficking, and civil forfeiture of assets which are the proceeds of crime

Governor-General of Barbados Sir Elliott Fitzroy Belgrave, G.C.M.G., K.A. (Left), greets US Attorney General, Eric Holder, Jr, . in the centre is Acting Aide-de-Camp, Lieutenant Shawn Broome

Gold Cup 2014
HURRICANE 
PREPAREDNESS

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LIMITED EDITION PRINTS Commemorating the naming of

Bridgetown and its Garrison as a U.N.E.S.C.O World Heritage Site in

2011



TIPS FOR THE HURRICANE SEASON


Protect your windows from the threat of flying debris, by installing shutters.

Ensure that your roof and foundation are secure.

Check for termite damage.

Trim tree branches.

Have an up-to-date insurance policy.

Secure emergency supplies and important documents in water tight containers.

Have a portable first-aid kit and know the location of the nearest emergency shelter.

The District Emergency Organisations (DEO's)

Joining a District Emergency Organisation in your community is another step towards getting ready for the season.

If you are a carpenter or artisan be sure you get involved!

In case of a storm or hurricane members can assist with makeshift housing after the system has passed.

Training is available in chainsaw operation and first-aid.


Before the Storm

Keep on hand lumber, a hammer, torchlight, masking tape, medicine, boots, rubber gloves, raincoat, nails, rope, wires, plastic sheeting, and sandbags.

Have enough water stored in sealed plastic containers to allow for cooking, bathing, washing and other domestic chores for two weeks.

Have canned foods and dried goods and a portable transistor radio.

Keep listening to your local radio station for updates and advisories.

In the event of a flood, don't try to drive or walk through high waters, you may be swept away!

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Gallery Banks 2015 
Calendar Girl 
 Semi Finals

30th October ,2014

Oistins Bay Garden, Barbados.


  The eight finalists  of the Banks Calender Girl Contest selected to go forward to the finals slated for December 4.

Pictured from  left to right are Robin-Simone Ifill, Shanae Alleyne, Cherene Ward, Thea Tull, Renee Robinson, Rhea Arthur, Brandi Wallace and Tia Sealy.

November 23, 2014 - Bridgetown, Barbados

" NIFCA Performing Arts Gala "  

VENUE: Sir Garfield Sobers Gymnasium, Wildey, St Michael


Pictured below is Spoken Word Artist  Adrian Green perforrming his piece “ Too Small “ which had the large audience in fits of laughter.

7th November, 2014

Hennessy Artistry Launch


Sponsors Representatives and Management  posing with bottles of the branded Hennesy product.

From left to right are Mr. Vilmore Johnson  ( Starcom Network ) :  Mr. Freddie Hill  ( Fas7star ) : Mr. Antonio Arthur  (     ) : MS. Allison Hunte ( Fas7star ) : Mr. Al Gilkes ( Fas7star ) :  Mr. Randy Howard ( Digicel ) and Mr. Alvin Jemmott (   ) .

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David Crichlow, CEO Caribpix,net looking at the body of his friend Peter Roy Byer who was laid to rest today. A very sad day for his thousands of friends that turned out for his funeral. A champion for the perfection of the Calypso art form and seeing that many young Performers of the art of calypso had the opportunity to perform in his tent.

11th November, 2014

November 2014 ( 7.00 pm)  Jack Buried Like A King .


  Hundreds turned out at the St,Matthias Anglican Church  to pay tribute to Kenneth Ricardo “Jack” Stanton,  a well  known and loved race horse trainer earlier today.

   The directors and staff of the Barbados Turf Club, headed  by Sir David Seale, Mr  Luther Miller III, J.P, Mr. Nick Parraviicinio, Ms.Liz Deane , Mrs Rosette Pierce as well as jockey Patrick Husbands, who flew in for the funeral were among those saying  a last farewell to Jack.

       

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November 18, 2014

PM Stuart Meets With U.S. Attorney General

Prime Minister Freundel Stuart today met with the Attorney General of the United States of America (USA), Eric Holder Jr., at Parliament.

Both the Prime Minister and the U.S. Attorney General agreed that the Caribbean Basin Security Initiative had benefited both the United States and the Caribbean. Those present at the courtesy call, which lasted for 30 minutes, were Barbados’ Attorney General, Adriel Brathwaite; U.S. Ambassador to Barbados, Dr. Larry Palmer; and senior government officials from both countries.

kathyann.husbands@barbados.gov.bb

November 22, 2014 - Bridgetown, Barbados

Spirit of the Nation

Most Outstanding 2014 Parish Ambassadors Akeem Franklin and Shakeea Boyce representing St.Peter, posing with the Minister of Culture, Sports and Youth Affairs the Hon.Stephen Lashley  after their victory. ( Pictured below )

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    November 23, 2014 - Bridgetown, Barbados

NIFCA Performing Arts Gala

 Sir Garfield Sobers Gymnasium, Wildey, St Michael

The Photo above shows the  Praise Academy  of Dance  doing a piece titled  “ Celebration of  Praise “  to bring the evening of  excellent Performances of Barbadian performing Artist to a close.

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Happy  48th Independence Barbados !!!

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