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With five more entries from the UK confirmed for Sol Rally Barbados 2017 – two from newcomers to the Barbados Rally Club’s (BRC) blue riband event – local drivers right through the field, not just those chasing outright victory, will be pitting their skills against visiting crews.
By: DAVID COMISSIONG
One of my absolute favourite poems is Derek Walcott's "The Schooner Flight"-- the opening poem in the Walcott collection entitled "The Star-Apple Kingdom".
A number of websites are temporarily offline, but work is ongoing to get them back up and running.
Police are conducting investigation into an accident which occurred sometime around 02:30 am on Sunday the 26th f February 2017, along Vauxhall Road Christ Church.
The Barbados Water Authority (BWA) will be a shutting-down of the Belle Pumping Station in St Michael today from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Plans are on stream for the 13th annual National Agricultural Exhibition, (AGROFEST) according to Programme Coordinator at the Barbados Agricultural Society (BAS), Theodore Fraser. Carded for this weekend starting tomorrow morning at 9 am, there is an anticipated 60,000 locals and visitors that should attend the event which is held at Queen’s Park.
The Police are conducting investigating into the circumstances surrounding the discovery of what appears to be a human skull.
The Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) is projecting that the Region will experience economic growth of approximately 1.7 percent in 2017. However, CDB Director of Economics, Dr. Justin Ram, warns that this will not be enough to stimulate employment, particularly among youth, and reduce high regional debt levels. He points to the need for a long-term action plan that will allow the Region to participate in global supply chains, and drive sustainable economic growth.
The new Argyle International Airport (AIA) boasts a runway that is 9,000 feet long, 250 feet wide, capable of accommodating aircrafts as large as Boeing 747-400’s, while the 171,000 sq ft terminal building is designed to accommodate 1.5 million passengers per year.
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