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November 28th, 2012
UPDATE: Blyden stands by VIF&F report; no resignation by Skelton

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Despite a threat by Public Relations Officer of the Virgin Islands Festival and Fairs (VIF&F) Committee Rhodni Skelton to resign if its Chairman Marvin Blyden did not retract portions of what was stated about him in a report laid in the House of Assembly recently, Blyden has stated he is standing by his report.

November 23rd, 2012
Letter to the Editor

By M. Anna Nimos

Change is never without its casualties. Check how many items of personal effects get broken, misplaced or dumped when you are moving from one place to another. No matter how hard you may try to keep things intact, something will not make it to the new destination. Sometimes things are sitting in one place for so long without any ‘disturbance’, only being held together by the law of gravity, that as soon as you touch them they fall apart, and all you can do is discard the crumbled bits and

November 20th, 2012
Colin Scatliffe provided no festival financial report- VIF&F report

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The plot in the ongoing controversy with the scathing Virgin Islands Festival and Fairs (VIF&F) 2012 Annual Report thickens and this time Mr Collin Scatliffe is at the receiving end of the whip.

November 18th, 2012
Franche Gumbs Village Sub-Committee Chair must go! - VIF&F report

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - One thing all must agree on is that Chairman of the Virgin Islands Festival and Fairs Committee Marvin Blyden in his 2012 report did not hold back anything and took no prisoners.

August 13th, 2012
Target met for 2012 Emancipation festival said Chairman Blyden

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Chairman of the Festival and Fairs Committee Marvin Blyden, said he is pleased with the outcome of the 2012 festival celebrations and although everything did not go to plan at times, the target was met.

January 25th, 2012
Cabinet approves Marvin Blyden to chair Festival & Fairs Committee

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The Orlando Smith Cabinet today Wednesday January 25, 2012 has approved Marvin Blyden as Chairman of the Virgin Islands’ Festival and Fairs Committee. The approval came moments ago at the meeting which started at 9:00 a.m. according to Virgin Islands News Online well placed sources within the ruling National Democratic Party (NDP).


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