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July 28th, 2015
“Kidney Health” Campaign 5K Walk/Run on Saturday

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The Medical Services Department within the British Virgin Islands Health Services Authority (BVIHSA) wishes to invite the public to a walk/run on Saturday, August 1, 2015.

July 23rd, 2015
UPDATE: Man wanted by USVI authorities arrested on Tortola; 2 guns recovered

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Early this morning, as part of a covert operation, members of the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force were able to locate and arrest a man who is wanted by the US Marshals for Murder.

July 22nd, 2015
Digicel offering Rite Way Supermarket Sweep this week

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Digicel is kicking off its Festival celebrations by offering customers a chance to win a Rite Way Supermarket Sweep. Part of its ongoing “Red Hot Summer” promotion, all eligible customers that have Topped Up from $15, activated a Data Plan, paid their bill or joined Digicel will have a chance to win.

July 10th, 2015
Lions Club of Tortola creates history - First Lion to be installed as District Governor

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Marvin O. Grant of Tortola Lions Club wrote his name into history of the BVI when he became one of 743 District Governors installed during a ceremony held at the 98th Lions Clubs International Convention in Honolulu, Hawaii.

July 6th, 2015
Late Chief Minister Willard Wheatley to be recognised

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The Willard Wheatley Centennial Celebration Committee (WWCCC) would like to invite the general public to a memorial service on Sunday, July 19, 2015 at 3:30 pm to honour the memory of the territory’s first Minister of Finance and second Chief Minister, the late Dr Willard Wheatley, MBE, at the Willard Wheatley Primary School grounds on the occasion of his 100th birthday anniversary on July 16, 2015.

July 3rd, 2015
Trinidadian appointed Legal Counsel for BVIHSA

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The British Virgin Islands Health Services Authority (BVIHSA) has appointed Ms Mozelle A. Paul as Legal Counsel.

July 2nd, 2015
Scotiabank has new Managing Director: Sarah Hobbs

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Sarah Hobbs has been appointed Managing Director of Scotiabank BVI, according to a press release from the financial institution.

July 1st, 2015
RVIPF launches firearm & prohibited weapon amnesty

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – With the amended Firearms and Air Gun Act 2015 now enacted, the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) is launching a Firearm and Prohibited Weapons Amnesty in the month of July.

July 1st, 2015
Digicel & RiteWay roll out donation drop boxes for FSN

Road Town, Tortola, VI - Digicel is pleased to announce that it is working with Rite Way, to roll out donation drop boxes for the Family Support Network. With Digicel’s help, Rite Way customers at the Pasea store can now conveniently donate groceries or household items when they shop.

June 30th, 2015
Deceased male in drug operation identified

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - After consultation with the Coroner’s Office, the Major Crime Team is now in a position to release the name of the man who was fatally wounded during a drug interdiction operation at sea in May.

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