Noel St. Hill – Inspired To Save Lives

Julia Rawlins-Bentham Top Stories

The sight of his close friend being swept away by the ocean’s waves, his inability to save him, and the friend’s subsequent death, charted the career path for Noel St. Hill – to be a lifeguard. Recalling the tragic events of that day, Noel said a day of fun turned deadly when his friend, Anderson O’Neal, dove head first into …

Skills Of Local Lifeguards Commended

Julia Rawlins-Bentham banner, Ministry News

Barbados can boast of having the most qualified and professional lifeguards in the English-speaking Caribbean. Acting Deputy Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of the Environment and Drainage, Nicole Taylor, expressed this view today as the National Conservation Commission’s (NCC) Operation – S.O.S. (Save Our Selves) programme was relaunched at Browne’s Beach. Speaking during the official opening ceremony, Mrs. Taylor also …

NCC: Use Beaches With Lifeguards

Julia Rawlins-Bentham banner, Ministry News

With summer vacation about to enter its third week, sea bathers are being encouraged to go to the beaches manned by lifeguards for their own safety. The National Conservation Commission’s (NCC) Lifeguard Service is also urging beach users to adhere to all instructions given by lifeguards and observe the flags posted at beaches warning them of possible or imminent danger. …

Use Beaches With Lifeguards

Julia Rawlins-Bentham Ministry News

With summer vacation now into its third week, sea bathers are being encouraged to go to the beaches manned by lifeguards for their own safety. The National Conservation Commission’s (NCC) Lifeguard Service is also urging beach users to adhere to all instructions given by lifeguards and observe the flags posted at beaches, warning them of possible or imminent danger. Lifeguarded …