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Never been to Barbados? Check out this vlog

Never been to Barbados? Check out this vlog

| May 26, 2020 | 0 Comments

Grab your favourite drink and enjoy this vlog! Very informative for those who have never visited Barbados but extremely nostalgic for those who have…Enjoy!

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Repatriation Flight from Grenada to the UK

Repatriation Flight from Grenada to the UK

| May 26, 2020 | 0 Comments

Return to the UK Grenada’s Maurice Bishop International Airport is currently closed to commercial flights. It is likely to re-open first week of June to regional flights only. UK special flights From 3 June, the UK is planning to  operate special flights from  Barbados to the UK.  Local ‘sweeper ’ flights will connect British travellers in […]

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Italian official calls for Bill Gates to be arrested

Italian official calls for Bill Gates to be arrested

| May 25, 2020 | 0 Comments

There have been pockets of information swirling around various media and civic organisations sources in the United States and Britain about the ‘true’ motive behind Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation as it relates to the COVID-19 pandemic. This video presentation provides one view of the many theories being discussed, have a look and listen and […]

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Charter flights arranged for British travellers in Barbados

Charter flights arranged for British travellers in Barbados

| May 24, 2020 | 0 Comments

British High Commissioner to Barbados & the Eastern Caribbean @HCJanetDouglas delivers a special video message about the UK Government’s 🇬🇧 charter flights for British travellers in Barbados & the EC, who are seeking to return home to the UK. 🌐 https://t.co/On9ugycBAa pic.twitter.com/kWXmGhi059 — UKinCaribbean 🇬🇧 (@UKinCaribbean) May 23, 2020

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Do we have a right to REFUSE  a COVID-19 vaccine?

Do we have a right to REFUSE a COVID-19 vaccine?

| May 24, 2020 | 0 Comments

There’s a lot of talk around the world about how we will survive COVID-19 and whether a vaccine is the only answer to this pandemic. Well Jerry Day has a very interesting take on the who discussion with some not so flattering accusations about Bill Gates and the WHO that would almost certainly cause the […]

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The UK Mask Map

The UK Mask Map

| May 22, 2020 | 0 Comments

Study reveals top places embracing and avoiding wearing face masks Research published today by The N95 Mask Company reveals the nation’s mask-wearing intentions as the United Kingdom eagerly awaits the Government’s ‘roadmap out of lockdown’ announcement.  The UK Mask Map highlights the top five cities and towns in the UK planning to embrace face masks and the […]

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Touching letter to Windrush Generation mother who helped build NHS

Touching letter to Windrush Generation mother who helped build NHS

| May 20, 2020 | 0 Comments

Millicent Kelly arrived in Britain in 1953 as part of the Windrush Generation and she and her two sisters helped build the National Health Service (NHS). She passed away in 2007 but here her son Tony writes to tell her about the NHS’s greatest medical challenge. Dear Mum You left us and this earthly life […]

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Commonsense Remedies for COVID-19

Commonsense Remedies for COVID-19

| May 19, 2020 | 0 Comments

Lots of advice is being spread around on various platforms about the COVID-19. This video speaks to the many commonsense approaches we can all take to protect ourselves.

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Message from Grenada High Commissioner

Message from Grenada High Commissioner

| May 15, 2020 | 0 Comments

Dear Nationals, I trust that everyone continues to be well, and safe. I am just checking in. It’s been two weeks since our National Associations Meeting so I wanted to find out how everything’s going.  We have not received any reports of anyone passing since we last communicated, so I hope this means that we […]

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Jamaica committed to repatriating human remains

Jamaica committed to repatriating human remains

| May 13, 2020 | 0 Comments

Dear Fellow Jamaicans and Friends of Jamaica, The Jamaican High Commission has been receiving enquiries regarding the regulations governing the shipment of human remains to Jamaica, particularly in relation to persons who have died from the deadly coronavirus. In this regard, please be advised that the Government of Jamaica offers no objection to the shipment […]

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