BARBADOS

‘Target primary schools’

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STRATEGY: Barbados’ No. 1 player Darian King (left) and captain Damien Applewhaite in discussion during a practice session at the National Tennis Centre yesterday. (Pictures by Kenmore Bynoe.) MORE ARTICLES It will be tough to unearth new stars unless the National Sports Council (NSC) embarks on a vibrant tennis programme in the primary schools, says Read More

Americans dominate at Water Festival

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Jason Wilson was the first Bajan to finish but had to settle for third place. (FILE) MORE ARTICLES Americans David Heron and Taylor Abbott dominated the Men’s 1.5K and 5K swims while compatriot Chelsea Colwill, a Pan American Games medallist, captured the 1.5K and 10K races at the 6th Barbados Open Water Festival last weekend Read More

Gym team off to US

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The twelve members of the Barbados team are ready for the Crown of the Carolinas Meet. (Picture by Kenmore Bynoe.) MORE ARTICLES Twelve gymnasts will be displaying their talent and trying to win silverware for Barbados at the Crown Of The Carolinas Meet in the United States this weekend. Related articles During an interview at Read More

Infrared hot favourite

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BACK ON TRACK: After two failed attempts, the BTC’s third racing season will hopefully starts today and one expects to see starts like the above Don Anglesonny Handicap during the eighth race day of the second season. (Picture by Kenmore Bynoe.) MORE ARTICLES Infrared can salute his connections and racing enthusiasts today at the Garrison Read More

Safari climax for MudDogs

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The pair of Jean-Marc Cozier and Andrew Croney, driving a Honda Pioneer. (FILE) MORE ARTICLES After a hard-fought season, with three different crews winning the four events so far, the Barbados Rally Club’s Chefette MudDogs Safari Championship will climax tomorrow with the November Safari, sponsored by Toyota dealer Nassco for the tenth consecutive year. Related Read More

Conkie Queen’s special ingredient

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Keisha Ward’s customers are so fond of her conkies that they call her the ‘Conkie Queen’. (Picture by Lennox Devonish.) MORE ARTICLES Around this time they are plentiful, but most people appreciate that making them is not an easy task. Related articles Keisha Ward, known as the “Conkie Queen” among her customers, told the Saturday Read More

Search for missing St John man

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Armed police and Barbados Defence Force soldiers searching for missing man George Washington Bailey early yesterday. (Picture by Sandy Pitt.) MORE ARTICLES Scores of armed police officers, their sniffer dogs and Barbados Defence Force soldiers launched a massive search early yesterday for missing man George Washington Bailey, of Sherbourne No 3, St John. Related articles Read More

Delusions ‘alter killer’s behaviour’

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Convicted killer Lennox Boyce (right) in the company of orderlies from the Psychiatric Hospital as he left court yesterday. (Picture by Xtra Vision Photography.) MORE ARTICLES Convicted killer Lennox Boyce suffers from schizophrenia with paranoid delusions and at times this influences his behaviour. Related articles This was revealed by Registrar of the Psychiatric Hospital Dr Read More

Many more

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NUPW president Akanni McDowall. (FILE) MORE ARTICLES The National Union of Public Workers (NUPW) is happy that more than 100 public workers have recently been appointed. Related articles But with hundreds more officers still awaiting their appointment letters, NUPW president Akanni McDowall has described Government’s latest move as a “drop in the bucket”. In a Read More

FTC urged to decide on BNTCL

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Executive director of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Barbados Reginald Farley (left) and Minister of Finance Chris Sinckler at the conference. (Picture by Reco Moore.) MORE ARTICLES Make a decision! Related articles That is Minister of Finance Chris Sinckler’s call to the Fair Trading Commission (FTC) on the proposed sale of the Barbados National Read More