Peter Roy Byer dies
He passed away this afternoon at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital at the age of 68.
Byer had been hospitalised since September 20 after suffering a stroke.
After 40 years with the Barbados Government Information Service (BGIS), Byer retired in December, 2011.
Byer was also the manager of the calypso tents Tomorrow’s Children and the 25-year-old Kingdom Of Super Gladiators that has seen many a finalist in the Pic-O-De-Crop competition over the years.