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    February 21

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Police investigating City stabbing

20 February 2019

Police are currently on the scene of a stabbing incident in The City. A young man was stabbed and collapsed in the area of KFC Lower Broad Street. Read More

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Parents, guardians urged to collect students

20 February 2019

There is serious fire in the area of Welches, St Thomas and the smoke is causing an issue for students and staff at the Welches Primary School. Read More

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TRACED: Wilma Jones

20 February 2019

Wilma Lenora Jones, 75, of Syndicate Road, Bush Hall, St Michael, who was reported missing yesterday, has been traced. Read More

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Police probing accident in Oistins

20 February 2019

Police are investigating the circumstances into road traffic accident which resulted in serious injuries to a pedestrian.This incident reportedly occurred about 9:30 pm on Tuesday 19 February, along Oistins main road, Christ Church opposite The Silver Fox Arcade. Read More

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Toddler in cuffs was ‘just play’

19 February 2019

PARENTS OF THE TODDLER who was videoed handcuffed to a pillar, turned themselves into the police and the Child Care Board (CCB) yesterday. Read More

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Monkey play cuts City power

19 February 2019

THREE GREEN MONKEYS caused a power outage in The City yesterday morning.The wandering creatures were playing on a powerline near JG’s Wholesale Discount Centre at the corner of St George Street and Cowell Street when they tripped a breaker, causing the power to go out... Read More

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Ready for court

19 February 2019

PUBLIC SERVICE VEHICLE (PSV) operators are planning to sue Government for $15 million.This after one of their own was given an absolute discharge by Magistrate Graveney Bannister last Friday after appearing in the Bridgetown Traffic Court. Read More

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Accident along Enterprise main road Christ Church

19 February 2019

There is an accident involving a ZR route taxi and an SUV on Enterprise main road Church Christ. The extent of injuries is unknown at this time. (more details as they come to hand) Read More

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Child Care Board investigating video

19 February 2019

The Child Care Board is carrying out investigations into the circumstances surrounding a video circulating on social media showing a child handcuffed to a pillar. Read More

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Pump shutdown to affect Christ Church, St Philip districts

19 February 2019

The Barbados Water Authority is advising residents and businesses in parts of Christ Church and St Philip that there will be a critical shutdown of its Hampton Pumping Station on Wednesday, February 20, between 4 p.m. and 10 p.m. Read More

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Closure of Ophthalmology clinics at QEH

19 February 2019

The public is kindly asked to note that the out-patients’ clinics in the Department of Ophthalmology at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) will be closed from Thursday, February 21, through Friday, February 22. Read More

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Parris remanded

19 February 2019

Businessman George Reginald Ivan Parris has been remanded to HMP Dodds. This is after he appeared before Chief Magistrate Christopher Birch in the St Matthias Magistrates' Court this morning. Read More

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MISSING: Wilma Lenora Jones

19 February 2019

The Royal Barbados Police Force is seeking the assistance of the public in locating a missing woman. She is 75-year-old Wilma Lenora Jones of Syndicate Road, Bush Hall, St Michael. Read More

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Power outage in The City

19 February 2019

The electricity is currently off in Bridgetown following reports of an explosion heard near Jubilee Gardens. More details as they come to hand. Read More

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UPP: Bus fares increase burden

19 February 2019

Earlier today, the United Progressive Party released a statement in response to the proposal by Government in yesterday’s Estimates of Revenue and Expenditure, to increase bus fares. Read More

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Nursing professionals must register by month-end

19 February 2019

Nursing personnel, comprising nurses, nursing assistants and nursing auxiliaries, are being advised to pay their registration and enrolment fees by the end of February to avoid being struck off the roll. Read More

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Businessman to appear in court on drug charges

19 February 2019

In one of the biggest drug busts, a man will appear in court this morning in connection with a container load of cocaine and cannabis.Businessman Reginald Parris, 57, of Inchcape Terrace, St Philip is charged with smuggling the drugs in a container between Read More

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House fire claims the life of an elderly man

19 February 2019

A house fire at Kew Road Bank Hall St Michael has claimed the life of 76-year-old Eric Fenty. Police Public Relations Officer, acting Inspector Rodney Inniss reported the baize occurred around 11:20 pm last night. Read More

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Police operation in Black Rock

18 February 2019

A police operation is in progress on Black Rock Main Road, St Michael, following a high-speed chase that ended in a collision. Read More

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Bus fare hike coming

18 February 2019

Bus fares will definitely be going up. Minister of Transport, Works and Maintenance Dr William Duguid put the months of speculation to rest during debate in the new Estimates of Revenue and Expenditure format in the House of Assembly on Monday. Read More

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Fire leaves 12 homeless

18 February 2019

Twelve members of one family have been displaced after a fire broke out at Olive Drive, The Crane, St Philip, Monday morning. The home of Carlisle and Karen Haynes was destroyed, while that of his brother Trevor and his wife Suzanne was damaged. A third house received... Read More

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