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Amazing Show

Amazing Show

Hundreds of screaming fans left Holders House in St James last night –– some in tears and overcome with emotion from seeing not one, but two of the biggest names in the music business. They were there for the Canadian radio station CHUM FM’s Breakfast In Barbados show, featuring this time around rapper Pitbull and [...]

The Stig thrills winners at Bushy Park Circuit

The Stig thrills winners at Bushy Park Circuit

Two lucky prize-winners, one from each side of the Atlantic Ocean, enjoyed a once-in-a-lifetime thrill yesterday when Top Gear’s The Stig treated them to some high-speed supercar laps around the redeveloped Bushy Park Circuit in Barbados. When The Stig returns to the Caribbean island next month –– May 17 and 18 –– for the Top Gear [...]

Marlon’s Magic

Marlon’s Magic

Young carver says his goal is to have institute of carving.

Cane cutters contented

Cane cutters contented

A trip into the field with 14-times champion crop cutters Judy Cumberbatch and Grantley Hurley is a lesson in the changes of times, and an encyclopedia of knowledge about all things cane. On an early morning, when the sun is just beginning to show its might, Cumberbatch and Hurley are in the field, swinging choppers [...]

Globetrotter

by Veronica Susan Cutting I am a Barbadian living in the United States, and travelling is a lifestyle. My nomadic tendencies have always been a part of who I am. I’ve never been able to stay in one place, without wishing to move and meet other people and see new things, for too long. All [...]

Hobby turned career

Valerie Scoon is at the top of her game.

Top 20 Bajan Women

Who would you say are the top 20 Bajan women of all time? Here are the picks of Barbados Today’s Ridley Greene and Wade Gibbons, not in any particular order. Ridley’s picks: Dame Nita Barrow Dame Billie Miller Rihanna Richild Springer Jeannette Layne-Clarke Wendy Alleyne Barbara Cheltenham Carlyn Leacock Marvo Manning Carmeta Fraser Dame Olga Lopes-Seale [...]

Sewing seeds of inspiration

Sewing seeds of inspiration

Being a successful woman in life has nothing to do with living in a big house, driving a big fancy car or earning “big money”. Success is about taking your humble beginning and arriving at a comfortable point in your life where you are proud of who you are and what you have become. Needleworker [...]

Who inspires me

Who inspires me

by Alex Jordan There is not enough space to speak about all the women who inspire me personally, but I will list a few. My mother is an inspirational human being with a capacity for kindness and selflessness, which I find awe-inspiring. Roberta Clarke is a former head of UN Women, whose mind works faster [...]

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