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Is Barbados sidelining the youth?

Is Barbados sidelining the youth?

Older Barbadians are hindering youth development by not stepping away from leadership positions and becoming guides to the next generation. The island’s education system is also not responding to evolving youth ambitions. These views emerged as the agreed opinions among most of the speakers at a recent YMCA forum where those present contemplated the means […]

100% solar . . .Bayley’s and St Catherine go totally renewable

100% solar . . .Bayley’s and St Catherine go totally renewable

Two primary schools, based in St Philip, today became the first Government-owned buildings to be powered solely by solar energy. As part of its activities…

Over the moon . . . St Lucy claims top honours in independence contest.

Over the moon . . . St Lucy claims top honours in independence contest.

For the fifth time, this island’s most northerly parish of St Lucy has taken top honours in the Spirit of the Nation show. Daimon Rock…

St Lucy claims Parish Ambassadors title

St Lucy claims Parish Ambassadors title

It was another title for the North at the Sir Garfield Sobers Gymnasium Saturday night for the Spirit Nation of the Awards. For the fifth…

BTPA explores genealogy tourism  

BTPA explores genealogy tourism  

Tourism officials here are counting on visitors who are looking to go back to their roots to grow the island’s visitor numbers. The Barbados Tourism…





Caribbean steps up climate research efforts

Caribbean steps up climate research efforts

In a world where climate change is assessed as an imminent threat to many, and particularly small-island developing…

Workmans Primary gets a facelift

Workmans Primary gets a facelift

Students at Workmans Primary School in St George are enjoying improved amenities, thanks to the financial support of…

Obesity’s link to diabetes

Obesity’s link to diabetes

Obesity is one of the main risk factors for diabetes. In the Americas, the percentage of adults who…

Ellis’ big day

Ellis’ big day

Despite the physical challenges she has endured since childhood, Muriel Elise Ellis today reached a century. Barbados’ latest…

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