TOP STUDENTS FROM THREE PRIMARY SCHOOLS ON TORTOLA BENEFIT FROM INITIATIVE ORGANISED BY OPPOSITION LEADER

Students from three primary schools on Tortola benefited from an initiative spearheaded by Opposition Leader Marlon Penn for their hard work and dedication executed over the school term. The schools included the Willard Wheatley Primary, Joyce Samuel Primary and Francis Lettsome Primary schools. Penn and his District Eight committee collaborated with the principals of each … Continued

GOV’T RECEIVES SMALLER OF THE TWO REFRIGERATORS TO STORE PFIZER VACCINES IN THE BVI – VACCINES TO ARRIVE NEXT MONDAY

The British Virgin Islands Government has received one of two specially designed refrigerators which is presently being dispatched to the Dr. D Orlando Smith Hospital to store the Pfizer vaccines which will be procured through the United Kingdom Government.   This was confirmed by the Minister for Health Carvin Malone, during an interview with 284News … Continued

GOVERNOR RANKIN HOSTS CHRISTMAS PARTIES FOR THE YOUTH

His Excellency the Governor, John Rankin, CMG rang in the holiday season by hosting parties for children and young adults on December 2 and 3. The two-day celebrations of merriment started at Eslyn Henley Richiez Learning Centre where the Governor delivered Christmas gifts and read a festive story to the students. The Governor then hosted … Continued

LEGAL BILL SUBMITTED BY FIRM REPRESENTING COI ATTORNEYS TERMED UNREASONABLE & DISPROPORTIONATE – JUDGE REVISE TOTAL COST TO BE PAID BY WILLOCK TO JUST OVER $104,000

Unreasonable costs and practicing without a BVI Bar Certificate were among some of the factors which resulted in Supreme High Court Judge Justice Adrian Jack reducing the total legal fees ordered to be paid by Speaker of the House of Assembly Julian Willock by some $16,707.99. The total fees ordered to be paid declined from … Continued

JALEEL CROAL MISSES OUT ON PODIUM FINISH AT JR PANAM GAMES BUT RUNS SUB 21 SECONDS TO CREATE NEW PERSONAL BEST TIME IN THE 200 METER FINAL

Top junior sprinter Jaleel Croal missed out on a podium finish in the final of the 200-meter men’s event at the Cali 2021 Junior PanAm Games in Columbia, but sat a new personal best time breaking the 21 second border for the first time. Jaleel delivered a time of 20.93 seconds to finish fifth in … Continued

PREMIER FAHIE SUPPORTS HON. VANTERPOOL’S CALL TO MAKE ANTHONY MCMASTER CEO OF RDA. REITERATES THAT LOCALS HAVE THE ABILITY TO SERVE STALWARTLY IN LEADERSHIP POSITIONS

Legislator and representative for the fourth district, Honorable Mark Vanterpool has made an impassioned plea for Anthony McMaster to be promoted from acting CEO to CEO of the Recovery and Development Agency. Speaking at the contract signing ceremony for the commencement of work at the Elmore Stoutt High School on December 2, Honorable Vanterpool emphasized … Continued