Relocation Of The Registration Department

Julia Rawlins-Bentham Ministry News

The Registration Department will return to its permanent location at the Supreme Court Complex, Whitepark Road, St. Michael, from next week. As a result, the Records and Accounts Departments and the Court of Appeal Registry will be closed from Monday, March 25, until Wednesday, March 27.  They will reopen to the public on Thursday, March 28. The Probate Section will …

Barbados Cadet Corps To Launch Website

Sharon Austin Ministry News

The Barbados Cadet Corps (BCC) will soon have a presence on the worldwide web with the official launch of its website. It will be launched on Friday, March 29, at 3:00 p.m. in the Hodgson Hall Conference Room of the Barbados Defence Force, St. Ann’s Fort, The Garrison. The BCC is mandated to cater to the development of Barbados’ youth. …

Security Summit From March 26-28

Sharon Austin Ministry News

The Barbados Defence Force (BDF) and Defence IQ will, in a few days, jointly host the Caribbean Basin Coastal Surveillance and Maritime Security Summit 2019 (CABSEC 19) and the South American Security Summit 2019 (SAMSEC19). The conference will be held at the Hilton Barbados Resort, from March 26 to 28, under the theme: Promoting Regional Cooperation and Countering Transnational Threats. …

Lawrence T. Gay’s Health Day Tomorrow

Melissa Rollock Ministry News

The Lawrence T. Gay Memorial School, at Spooners Hill, St. Michael, is inviting members of the public to its Health and Disabilities Awareness Fun Day tomorrow, Friday, March 22, which will run from 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. It is being held under the theme Working Together to Build Strong Communities, and persons visiting the event will receive free blood …

Co-Op Mart Continues At Durants On March 23

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

The Co-op Mart will be held again this Saturday, March 23, on the grounds of the Barbados Transport Co-operative Society Limited at Durants, Christ Church.  It will run from 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. The Co-operatives Development Planning Committee, in collaboration with the Co-operatives Department of the Ministry of Small Business, Entrepreneurship and Commerce, has, over the past few weeks, …

BIDC Leads Trade Mission To St. Lucia

Shamkoe Pilé Ministry News

Nine Barbadian companies are currently on a trade mission to St. Lucia, which is being led by the Barbados Investment and Development Corporation (BIDC). The companies include: East Point Productions Inc., a vocal coaching and training services business founded by Kellie Cadogan; Fiberpol Inc., which specializes in kitchen cabinetry and countertops; Innovative Interiors & Design Associates Inc., which provides interior …

Youth Internet Governance Forum This Week

Melissa Rollock Ministry News

The internet will come into sharp focus this week when the second Barbados Youth Internet Governance Forum is held at the Walcott Warner Theatre, Errol Barrow Centre for Creative Imagination, University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus. It will take place on Friday, March 22, beginning at 9:00 a.m. The forum will be hosted by the Ministry of Innovation …

Beekeeping Forum On March 23

Nya Phillips Ministry News

Amid efforts to develop a local apiculture industry, the Ministry of Agriculture and Food Security, in collaboration with the Barbados Apiculture Association, will host its second beekeeping forum on Saturday, March 23. The forum will be held at the Gall Hill Resource Centre, Gall Hill, St. John, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Included in the topics to be covered …

Nutrition Centre Relocated To Culloden Road

Joy Springer Ministry News

The public is advised that the National Nutrition Centre has been relocated to the Ministry of Health and Wellness, Frank Walcott Building, Culloden Road, St. Michael. The nutrition officers may be reached at telephone number 536-3800. All mail should be addressed to The Nutrition Officer, Frank Walcott Building, Culloden Road, St. Michael. joy.springer@barbados.gov.bb See also: READ MORE New Safety Measures …

Herbal Educator To Address Health Group

Joy Springer Ministry News

Teacher and herbal educator Annette Maynard-Watson will be the guest speaker at the monthly meeting of the Maurice Byer Polyclinic’s Men’s Health and Educational Group on Monday, March 25. The meeting begins at 6:15 p.m. at the polyclinic, Station Hill, St. Peter. Mrs. Maynard-Watson, a member of the National Task Force on Wellness, will also prepare a salad and health …