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March 5th, 2019
Late H. Lavity Stoutt remembered for visionary leadership

CAPOON'S BAY, Tortola, VI – Under the team “Back to Basics”, Monday, March 4, 2019, marked the 24th annual H. Lavity Stoutt memorial celebration and the 19th wreath-laying ceremony for the great Virgin Islands (VI) leader.

February 16th, 2019
Election Horse Races cancelled, next race day, March 3, 2019

SEA COWS BAY, Tortola, VI - Many residents, political aspirants and incumbents were gearing up for socialising ahead of the 2019 Elections Day at the proposed Sunday, February 17, 2019, race day at Ellis Thomas Downs, on Tortola.

January 20th, 2019
‘Come run in D1 since you so popular’ - Skelton-Cline to Hon Walwyn

HUNTUMS GHUT, Tortola, VI - While Chairman of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP), Hon Andrew A. Fahie (R1) continues to ignore National Democratic Party (NDP 1) Chairman, Hon Myron V. Walwyn (AL) in what some call a weak and childish rant that one must be an At-Large Candidate to be Premier, someone else has responded to Mr Walwyn.

December 16th, 2018
Co-father of VI, Hon Ralph T. O’Neal OBE turns 85!

McNAMARA, Tortola, VI - The Co-father of the Virgin Islands (VI) Hon Ralph T. O’Neal OBE, turned 85 years of age on Saturday, December 15, 2018.

March 6th, 2018
‘Cease & desist from sending expats home’- Dr Smith to CIO

CAPOON’S BAY, Tortola, VI- Saying that the Territory’s first Chief Minister, the late H. Lavity Stoutt, was a man of inclusiveness and who embraced the contribution of expatriates to the development of the modern Virgin Islands, Premier Dr The Honourable D. Orlando Smith (AL) said the Territory, including officials of Government, should also have an attitude of gratitude for their contribution and not seek to chase them away from the Territory.

March 7th, 2017
H.L. Stoutt knew how to ‘shake off the dirt’ - Hon Fahie

CAPPOON’S BAY, Tortola, VI- Leader of the Opposition and First District Representative Hon Andrew A. Fahie has praised the late Chief Minister H. Lavity Stoutt as a great leader who knew to shake off the negatives thrown at him and used them to step up on and into his purpose.

February 27th, 2017
VI to honour H.L. Stoutt; ‘Territory started before 2011’- Willock

CAPPOON’S BAY, Tortola, VI- The Government of the Virgin Islands will host the 17th annual H. Lavity Stoutt Memorial Celebration and Wreath Laying Ceremony on Monday March 6, 2017, a public holiday.

March 9th, 2016
Immigrants should celebrate H.L. Stoutt only on his holiday – Hon Christian 

CAPOON’S BAY, Tortola, VI – At Large Representative and Junior Minister for Tourism, Hon Archibald C. Christian has urged that the territory implements a policy mandating that special holidays such as that for H. Lavity Stoutt be set aside for celebrations and activities surrounding the significance of the day only. 

March 8th, 2016
Rename Drakes Highway in honour of H.L. Stoutt – Hon Andrew A. Fahie

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Senior Opposition Member of the Virgin Islands House of Assembly Honourable Andrew A. Fahie (R1) called for Drakes' Highway, which links Road Town to West End, to be renamed in honour of the late former Chief Minister H. Lavity Stoutt.

March 7th, 2016
H.L. Stoutt's legacy should be 'drilled' into younger generation' – Hon Julian Fraser RA

CAPOON'S BAY, Tortola, VI – Leader of the Opposition and Chairman of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) Honourable Julian Fraser RA (R3) said the territory of the Virgin Islands must continue to develop if it is to honour the legacy of the Virgin Islands' first and longest serving Chief Minister Hamilton Lavity Stoutt.


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