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Legal Maverick Dr John Anthony Roberts QC CBE has died

Legal Maverick Dr John Anthony Roberts QC CBE has died

| June 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

By David F. Roberts Dr John Anthony Roberts QC CBE who has died, age 88 was a man credited with many firsts, the most notable being the first person of African ancestry to be appointed by the British Government to serve as a High Court Judge of the Supreme Courts of the British Virgin Islands, […]

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Anguilla celebrates first annual lit fest: A  Literary Jollification!

Anguilla celebrates first annual lit fest: A Literary Jollification!

| June 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

The peerless destination of Anguilla celebrates  first annual lit fest: a Literary Jollification! Hundreds of travelers from around the world converge for a weekend of powerful panels and workshops. Rock star authors Terry McMillan, Hill Harper, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Randall Robinson, Crystal McCrary and more gather to promote and celebrate literacy on the island                                        […]

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Anguilla Lit Fest: ‘A Literary Jollification’…ready to impress

Anguilla Lit Fest: ‘A Literary Jollification’…ready to impress

| May 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

Best-Selling Authors, Publishing Industry Power Brokers, Celebrity Notables & Book Enthusiasts Set To Converge At First Annual Anguilla Literary Festival May 24th through May 28th 2012 Terry McMillan, Randall Robinson, Sheryl Lee Ralph & Hill Harper Announced. For Week-Long Festivities With Beatific Anguillan Landscape As Backdrop. (New York, N.Y. May 10th, 2012) The Anguilla Tourist […]

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Anguilla Literary Festival Set To Inspire

Anguilla Literary Festival Set To Inspire

| April 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

Best-Selling Authors, Publishing Industry Power Brokers, Celebrity Notables & Book Enthusiasts Set To Converge At First Annual Anguilla Literary Festival May 24th through May 28th 2012. Terry McMillan, Randall Robinson, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Hill Harper and Crystal McCrary announced for week-long festivities with picturesque Anguillan landscape as backdrop (New York, N.Y. April 2, 2012) The […]

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Anguilla Hosts ‘First Annual Literary Fest’

Anguilla Hosts ‘First Annual Literary Fest’

| April 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

                                                       (New York, N.Y.) – The Anguilla Tourist Board will host its first annual literary festival May 24th through May 28th at the statuesque, Paradise Cove Resort, with Terry McMillan and others. Best-selling authors, publishing industry power brokers, celebrity notables and book enthusiasts will converge on the peerless Caribbean destination, known for its buttery soft […]

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SHAQUILLE O’NEAL – Shootout in Anguilla

SHAQUILLE O’NEAL – Shootout in Anguilla

| January 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

Shaquille O’Neal has RETURNED to the basketball court … in jean shorts … in Anguilla. It’s actually a pretty cool story — The Diesel was hosting a NYE party at the Viceroy on the Caribbean island, when he got on the mic and challenged everyone to a pick-up game at the hotel court the next morning. […]

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GRASSROOTS CRICKET IS WHERE THE FUTURE WEST INDIAN CRICKETERS ARE, SAYS WICB YOUTH DEVELOPMENT PROJECT OFFICER, FAWWAZ BAKSH

GRASSROOTS CRICKET IS WHERE THE FUTURE WEST INDIAN CRICKETERS ARE, SAYS WICB YOUTH DEVELOPMENT PROJECT OFFICER, FAWWAZ BAKSH

| December 20, 2011 | 0 Comments

Aspiring young cricketers in Grenada, BVI, St. Lucia, Anguilla, St. Vincent, Monserrat, Dominica, St. Kitts and Nevis, and Antigua played friendly games between their communities and clubs, brought together and hosted by the WICB and Digicel. WICB Youth Development Project Officer, Fawwaz Baksh, spoke exclusively towww.digicelcricket.com about the Grassroots Cricket programme, its impact on youngsters across […]

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Vote Anguilla: Olufunmike Devonish as Anguilla’s Caribbean Beauty of the Week

Vote Anguilla: Olufunmike Devonish as Anguilla’s Caribbean Beauty of the Week

| December 16, 2011 | 0 Comments

In this week’s Caribbean Beauty of the Week, Chavoy Gordon from Jamaica is in the lead. You can change this if you think the beautiful Olufunmike Devonish from Anguilla is a better candidate. With only two days to go…Don’t wait too late, don’t procrastinate, it’s simple just click here and click YES under Olufunmike’s name and […]

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Caribbean Beauty Contest: Who’s Your Choice?

Caribbean Beauty Contest: Who’s Your Choice?

| December 13, 2011 | 1 Comment

Following much interest in our Beauty of the Week contests we have been swamped with calls for a Caribbean Beauty of the Week. Yes, now you can vote for the beauty from your island and you can also suggest someone to enter this new fun contest. VOTE BELOW FOR OUR CARIBBEAN BEAUTY OF THE WEEK […]

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Regional Parliamentarians Focus on Gender-Based Violence

Regional Parliamentarians Focus on Gender-Based Violence

| November 17, 2011 | 0 Comments

Regional parliamentarians including Antigua & Barbuda Minister of State attached to the Ministry of Education, Sports and Youth Affairs Winston Williams, gathered this week at the Terra Nova Hotel in Jamaica to look at ways in which they can lead policy and community interventions to end violence against women and girls. Themed, “Building Political Will to End […]

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