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August 21st, 2014
1st District Youth Athletic Camp a Success - Hon Andrew A. Fahie

CAPOON’S BAY, Tortola, VI – First District Representative Honourable Andrew A. Fahie said that he is very optimistic about the future of athletics in the Virgin Islands from what he has witnessed during the First District Athletic Camp which continues to nurture young talent.

August 19th, 2014
Clinic transportation for 1st District Seniors to end August 31 – Hon Skelton

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Minister for Health and Social Development Honourable Ronnie W. Skelton said that the service that provides transportation for senior citizens attending the Capoon’s Bay Clinic in the First District will be discontinued at the end of August 2014.

August 19th, 2014
Environmental Health Div. worker suffers fall on slippery road

POCKWOOD POND, Tortola, VI – A worker from the Environmental Health Division slipped and fell on a slippery sloping road in Pockwood Pond yesterday August 18, 2014 while in the line of duty and had to be taken away by ambulance.

August 18th, 2014
Children receive school supplies @ West End Back to School Fair

WEST END, Tortola, VI – The West End Community Centre held its 2nd annual Back to School Fair at the Benjamin Romney Park in West End, for children from communities in the area yesterday August 17, 2014 at the end of which they all received school supplies.

August 16th, 2014
Indiscipline will not be tolerated @ Hon. Julian Fraser STS B/Ball League

DUFF’S BOTTOM, Tortola, VI –“In building character we insist that players be discipline in order to play in the league, we have also established a low threshold for rudeness and misbehavior of any sort, thus [is] our commitment to a programme prepared to implement and execute rules that adhere to a policy built on and around the principles of zero tolerance.”

August 14th, 2014
Finally! Bathroom facilities @ Top of the Baths opened

VALLEY, Virgin Gorda, VI – After the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) government administration started the construction of toilet facilities for patrons to the Baths on Virgin Gorda, the project has finally reached completion stages approximately some three years later.

August 14th, 2014
More support for BVI Cancer Society

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – When the BVI Cancer Society (BVICS) took the conscious decision to spread awareness by participating in this year’s Festival Parade they were going to be thankful if they would have touched the heart of just one person.

August 13th, 2014
Miss BVI 1st runner up Doneisha D. Maduro-Findlay seeks to clear family's name

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – As controversy brews around the status the reigning Miss BVI Jaynene Jno-Lewis, the pageant’s 1st runner up Doneisha D. Maduro-Findlay said her family has nothing to do with the ongoing issues as some people are suggesting on social media.

August 11th, 2014
True meaning lost in Modern day Festival – Hon Andrew A. Fahie

CARROT BAY, Tortola, VI – First District Representative Honourable Andrew A. Fahie believes that Festival as celebrated of late has lost some of its meaning and that the Territory needs to get back to the true significance of what Festival is meant to celebrate and to ensure that there is no more enslavement of any kind.

August 11th, 2014
VG residents felt shut out of 60th festivities

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Residents of Virgin Gorda, Virgin Islands said that they are disappointed in the BVI Festival and Fairs Committee as they failed to influence decisions that would have allowed the entire Territory to enjoy the festivities of the 60th Festival celebrations of Emancipation.



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