Two shot in Deacons

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Two men are being treated at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital for gunshot wounds sustained in an incident earlier today in Deacons, St Michael. Acting police public relations officer, Inspector Stephen Griffith, told Barbados TODAY the two were taken to hospital in private vehicles.  Police investigations are ongoing. Source

BDF celebrates 37th anniversary

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Governor General Sir Elliott Belgrave and Lady Belgrave headed a list of dignitaries who attended a special service at the St Matthias Anglican Church this morning to celebrate the 37th anniversary of the Barbados Defence Force (BDF). Also present were Chief Justice, Sir Marston Gibson; Minister of State in the […]

PM hails Barbados’ progress

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Prime Minister Freundel Stuart has been highlighting Barbados’ economic development over the past 50 years, as members of the ruling Democratic Labour Party (DLP) meet this weekend for their annual conference. This year’s conference is being held under the theme ‘Barbados at 50 – Journey from Colony to Nationhood’. Stuart […]

Liverpool stun Arsenal

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Liverpool put down an early marker as Premier League title contenders by scoring four times in 17 minutes to win 4-3 at Arsenal in a thrilling match on Sunday. They had fallen behind to last season’s runners-up when Theo Walcott, having just had a penalty saved by Simon Mignolet, scored […]

Man Utd off to winning start

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Jose Mourinho made a winning Premier League start as Manchester United manager with a comprehensive opening victory at Bournemouth. Juan Mata, who was substituted after coming on in last week’s Community Shield, opened the scoring with a tap-in after Simon Francis’ error. Wayne Rooney headed the second before Zlatan Ibrahimovic marked […]

Today’s weather

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Barbadians can expect more rain today. According to the Barbados Meteorological office, a tropical wave is affecting the island and it will be partly cloudy to cloudy with some scattered showers and possible isolated thunderstorms. Source

Support for animation – Barbados Advocate

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Barbados AdvocateSupport for animationBarbados AdvocateMinister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Senator Maxine McClean, expressed her willingness to assist the fledgling industry, as she noted that if given the opportunity to develop, it would ho…