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January 11th, 2019
Will they steal Elections 2019? Many switching registered Districts

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Residents, Candidates and even some Political Parties are raising concerns and are questioning why so many voters—who have not necessarily lived in certain Districts—have been switching the Districts they are registered in.

March 2nd, 2014
Aww the sight of clean! VG Island Wide Clean Up initiative did it

VALLEY, Virgin Gorda, VI – It took a number of weeks of insistent and consistent pushing and promoting that resulted in yet another show of the family spirit of the residents of Virgin Gorda who took to bull by its horns to clean up their island.

February 20th, 2014
UPDATE: Worrying education stats presented on VI's students

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Worrying trends and statistics were presented to residents when they assembled on February 18, 2014 at the Sir Rupert Briercliffe Hall to hear details of government’s proposal of an extra year to be added to high schools across the Territory.

September 18th, 2013
Premier should have consulted residents before Gibraltar trip - Wheatley

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Commentator Douglas Wheatley said he has come in for some 'flak' for his apparent criticism of policy decisions taken by Premier Dr The Hon. D. Orlando Smith.

June 27th, 2013
UPDATE: No immediate danger with cables in water-BVIEC

HODGE’S CREEK, Tortola, VI – Persons residing along the road leading to Dead Man's Apartment and others who traverse the road are likely to have their fears allayed soon as the British Virgin Islands Electricity Corporation (BVIEC) has promised swift action to secure an exposed pipe containing electrical lines.

July 5th, 2012
JVD & Anegada: We still want our own District & District Rep!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - In an article written by this news site nine months prior to the general elections of November 2011, residents of the sister island Jost Van Dyke were calling for their own District and to have their own District Representative. More than a year later, their concerns and views remain the same with residents of Anegada also calling for their own representation.

January 28th, 2012
CGB residents unite to clean-up community

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Despite some early showers that dampened the earth, it did not affect the spirits of a jubilant group of Cane Garden Bay residents from commencing their second beautification and clean-up exercise in the community as part of a district-wide project.

December 29th, 2011
Report: VG residents have hard time covering their expenses

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The Financial Literacy Survey Report revealed that more residents on Virgin Gorda have had problems in the last 12 months having their income cover their living expenses than those on Tortola.

November 18th, 2011
Purcell Ghut design had potential for more flooding – PWD head

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The potential for more flooding would have been the worst case scenario if construction of the Johnson/Purcell Ghut had continued with the current design, revealed Acting Director of Public Works Department (PWD) Dr. Drexel Glasgow.

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