Archive for September, 2018

Caribbean Grains Trains Cottage Industry Bakers

Caribbean Grains Trains Cottage Industry Bakers

| September 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

PRESS RELEASE Castries, Saint Lucia (September 25, 2018) – Caribbean Grains, Saint Lucia’s flour milling company in Vieux Fort, held another successful baking training session in September – this time for commercial bakers who operate from home The Company’s continuing programme of training is part of a pledge to not only sell a range of […]

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The House Climbers

The House Climbers

| September 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

Delia’s guests on The Dolor Factor this week are father and daughter Gary and Lola House, who are from Poole in Dorset. Keen mountain climbers, they completed the Welsh 3000 challenge, climbing 15 mountains within 24 hours! They hiked all 15 mountains in 21 and a half hours, making Lola, who is 10 years old, […]

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Name That Voice 54

Name That Voice 54

| September 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

Delia invites you to guess the name of the voice you hear in Name That Voice! It could be someone recently in the news, a celebrity, even a cartoon character. The names of everyone who supplied the correct answer will be noted and Delia will periodically select someone to experience something with her…Are you game? […]

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Cosby Calling

Cosby Calling

| September 29, 2018 | 0 Comments

Words I’ll remember this week both referring to fallen 81-year-old Bill Cosby after it was announced he will serve 3-10 years in prison and must register as a sex offender:…”It is time for justice. Mr. Cosby, this has all circled back to you. The time has come.” Judge Steven O’Neill — and from Cosby publicist […]

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Sky Snippet

Sky Snippet

| September 29, 2018 | 0 Comments

You never know what you can read in inflight magazines these days. I always find snippets of interesting facts and then features I wouldn’t get anywhere else. This week’s Delia’s Escapades, provides two examples from Delta’s Sky magazine. Here’s the snippet: 30.2 percent of spring/summer 2018 models are women of colour. Up 4 percent from […]

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Is the Caribbean prepared for a much- changed Europe?

Is the Caribbean prepared for a much- changed Europe?

| September 28, 2018 | 0 Comments

The View from Europe David Jessop  The Caribbean has always felt confident that it understands the politics and values of Europe. This is largely because of a shared history, a common commitment to democracy and centrist thinking as well as the European Union’s (EU) continuing role in supporting regional development. Despite this, it would be […]

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No vigilante action in the Americas

No vigilante action in the Americas

| September 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

A furore surrounded Luis Almagro, the Secretary-General of the Organization of American States (OAS), after the Associated Press (AP) reported him as encouraging military intervention in Venezuela to topple the government of President Nicolas Maduro.  The AP, on September 14, reported Almagro as saying: “With respect to a military intervention to overthrow Nicolas Maduro’s regime, […]

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Barking Mayor

Barking Mayor

| September 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

My guest this week is Sanchia Alasia, who is the Mayor for the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham. Sanchia was born in Jamaica and grew up in Newham, East London. While at university studying Sociology and Politics, and then a Masters Politics, Policy and Government, Sanchia was an active member of her student unions. During […]

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Name That Voice 53

Name That Voice 53

| September 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

Delia invites you to guess the name of the voice you hear in Name That Voice! It could be someone recently in the news, a celebrity, even a cartoon character. The names of everyone who supplied the correct answer will be noted and Delia will periodically select someone to experience something with her…Are you game? […]

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Leggings Jeans?

Leggings Jeans?

| September 22, 2018 | 0 Comments

I saw these unusual styled leggings and was surprised that they were described as jeans. Probably as they’re made with a zip fly, but the lace-up front detail is definitely leggings right? What I like about them is they are high-rise waist so you can feel comfortable…I always wondered how people could wear low-waist jeans […]

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