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December 10th, 2013
Virgin Islands a no show at Nelson Mandela’s funeral

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- While most of the World including the Heads of Governments of the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) and the Caribbean Community (Caricom) will be represented at the once in a life time event of the memorial service and funeral of the International freedom fighter and former South African President Nelson R. Mandela, the Virgin Islands will be absent.

November 9th, 2013
UPDATE: Corrine S. Brewley gets colourful send-off; remembered as VIP stalwart

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - At the request of the family of the late Ms Corrine S. Brewley, the Road Town Methodist was as that of a beautifully coloured garden as persons dressed in bright colours to pay their final respects to the beloved daughter of the Virgin Islands.

November 2nd, 2013
Heavy outpouring despite heavy downpour at funeral of Reeial A. George

NORTH SOUND, Virgin Gorda, VI – Today November 2, 2013 hundreds braved the inclement weather conditions to pay their final respects to the former Minister of Government Mr Reeial A. George.

November 1st, 2013
Reeial George Lying in State; Public paying respects

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The general public has been paying respects to the late former Legislator Mr Reeial George who is currently Lying in State at the House of Assembly building in Road Town.

June 8th, 2013
UPDATE: Relatives of Francis appeal for justice

LONG LOOK, Tortola, VI - The atmosphere in the Long Look community shifted into one of mourning this morning June 8, 2013 as the family, friends and relatives of the late Cornel Melbourne Francis paid their final respects to the murder victim.

April 17th, 2013
VI House Members sign book of condolences for former UK PM Thatcher

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Several Members of the House of Assembly of the Virgin Islands paid their respects to the late former Prime Minister of the UK Margaret Thatcher by signing the book of condolences at Governor’s House today, April 17, 2013.

October 13th, 2012
UPDATE: Large crowd mourns passing of Brandon George

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – A huge outpouring of relatives, friends and sympathisers showed up to celebrate the life of Brandon George, 18, today October 13, 2012 at his funeral service, which was held at the Road Town Methodist Church.

October 11th, 2012
Candlelight procession for the late Brandon George

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- A candlelight procession has been organised for October 11, 2012 by family and friends of the late Brandon George, who was considered a simple but lovable person in the community.

March 31st, 2012
UPDATE - A radiant smile no more; Todd-Rhymer laid to rest [Photoslide Included]

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - She was described as possessing a unique personality that lightened any moment and carried a constant smile that would be no more, as Kawanna Toddissa Todd-Rhymer aka Kay Kay was laid to rest today March 31, 2012.

March 17th, 2012
Sgt. Toulon’s commitment helped overall decrease in crime- Premier [Photoslide Included]

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Joseph Emanuel Toulon aka Mano was this morning, March 17, 2012, given a send off that befitted the man that many described as committed police officer that left impressions on many during his service to the Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF).


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