Blackman & Gollop Closed Until September 30
The Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation has advised that the Blackman and Gollop Primary School, located at Staple Grove, Christ Church, will be closed until Wednesday, September 30.??This is as a result of an environmental issue at the school.
The Ministry regrets any inconvenience which the closure may cause parents, guardians and staff, and advises that the school will re-open on Thursday, October 1.
Vulnerability Assessments Go To St. John
The Department of Emergency Management, in collaboration with the District Emergency Organisations and the Barbados Red Cross, will conduct Vulnerability and Capacity Assessments in Martin???s Bay and Zoares, St. John, during the month of October.
These assessments will be conducted simultaneously in the above-mentioned districts on Tuesday, October 6, from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.; Wednesday, October 7, from 12:30 to 6:00 p.m.; and on Saturday, October 10, from 10:15 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.
Persons conducting the Vulnerability and Capacity Assessments will be wearing Barbados Red Cross Society vests.??Residents are asked to participate fully in the assessments.