Public Asked To Take Down Kites

Julia Rawlins-Bentham Ministry News

The Exercise TRADEWINDS Secretariat is urging members of the public to take down their kites until the exercise is completed on Monday, June 12. This is to facilitate the safe flight of the crews onboard helicopters and other aircraft participating in Exercise TRADEWINDS 2017 across the island. The regional exercise officially gets under way on Tuesday, June 6, under the …

Kite Flying Safety Campaign Praised

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

A kite flying safety presentation at Wesley Hall Junior School has been described as “phenomenal” by the Barbados Light & Power (BL&P) Co. Ltd., and endorsed by the school’s principal and the Media Resource Department (MRD) of the Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation. Communications Coordinator with BL&P, Jennifer Blackman, in explaining the rationale behind the event, said that …

Kite Flying Safety Tips For Schools

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

Students from Wesley Hall Juniors, Bay Primary and Combermere will learn more about kite-flying and safety, when the Barbados Light & Power Company (BL&P), and the Media Resource Department (MRD) visit their institutions. Aimed at delivering safety tips to students on the approach of this year’s kite flying season, the campaign will launch on Friday, March 17. The team from …