Constituency Councils To Host Classes

Paula Harper-Grant Ministry News

A number of classes will be held this month for persons living in Christ Church and The City of Bridgetown. This is because the Constituency Councils in those areas will host self-improvement training courses for residents who are unemployed or desirous of learning new skills. In The City of Bridgetown, classes will be held in the areas of Nail Technology, …

Programmes For St. James South Youth

Paula Harper-Grant Ministry News

Some 35 young people aged nine to 29 are expected to benefit from a new initiative launched by the St. James South Constituency Council. Council member and Youth Commissioner for the area, Peter Skeete, explained that three-month programmes would be offered in cricket training, the continuation of the drumming programme and a Basic Cooking course. With regard to the cooking …

Meeting For Senior Athletes March 13

Paula Harper-Grant Ministry News

The Department of Constituency Empowerment has convened a meeting for persons who intend to compete in this year’s National Senior Games. It will be held on Tuesday, March 13, at the St. Michael School, Martindales Road, St. Michael, at 5:00 p.m. All interested athletes are welcomed to attend. paula.harper-grant@barbados.gov.bb See also: READ MORE Huntsman Games On Hold For Now anemptytextlline …

Football Tournament Into ‘Round Of 16’

Paula Harper-Grant Ministry News

The David Thompson Memorial Constituency Council’s Football Classic tournament, currently under way, is expected to kick into high gear over the weekend. This is according to Director of the Department of Constituency Empowerment, Sandra Greenidge, who said the organisers are “right on track to finish the tournament on its scheduled end date of December 10“. Ms. Greenidge explained that despite …

Weekend Football Fixtures

Deirdre Gittens Ministry News

Members of the public are invited to attend the David Thompson Memorial Constituency Council Football Classic matches slated for this weekend. Tomorrow, Friday, October 6, Christ Church East Central will compete against St. Michael East, at the Checker Hall Playing Field, St. Lucy, at 6:00 p.m. Following this, at 8:00 p.m., St. Lucy will battle against Christ Church East. On …

Registration Open For Two Free Courses

Deirdre Gittens Ministry News

Residents of the constituency of Christ Church West, who are interested in learning a new skill, are invited to register for Wig Making and Nail Technology courses hosted by the Department of Constituency Empowerment. The sessions, which will run for six and eight weeks respectively, will be held at the Bonnetts Resource Centre, Bonnetts, Brittons Hill, St. Michael. Persons interested …

Call For Nominations For St. Michael

Deirdre Gittens Ministry News

Past and present residents of the St. Michael North East, St. Michael West Central and St. Michael North constituencies are invited to submit nominations for their respective award ceremonies. There are several award categories. In the area of sports, eligible persons must have excelled in a specific sport, or have been an ambassador for this country at the regional or …

Call For Nominations For B’town Awards

Deirdre Gittens Ministry News

Past and present Bridgetown residents are invited to submit nominations for the City of Bridgetown Constituency inaugural awards. There are several award categories. In the area of sport, eligible persons must have excelled in a specific sport, or have been an ambassador for this country at the regional or international levels. The sports categories include Athletics, Basketball, Boxing, Cricket, Dominoes, …

Register For 2017 National Senior Games

Deirdre Gittens banner, Ministry News

The Department of Constituency Empowerment is inviting all interested persons over the age of 40, to register for this year’s National Senior Games. The Tennis competition will be held from Tuesday, April 18 to Friday, April 28, at the Tennis Centre, Garfield Sobers Sports Complex, Wildey, St. Michael. The preliminaries for Dominoes will begin next Wednesday April 26, and will …

Constituency Empowerment Open Day

Deirdre Gittens Ministry News

The public is invited to attend Spotlight on the DCE, an Open Day hosted by the Department of Constituency Empowerment (DCE), on Wednesday, April 12. It will be held on the ground floor of the Warrens Office Complex, Warrens, St. Michael, at 10:00 a.m. The Department, which has primary responsibility for the execution of the Constituency Council Programme, hopes the …