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Wednesday, Aug 20th, 2014 18:17 UTC

2014-0820-bb-dn-Astrid AlleyneAstrid Alleyne of Cavs tries to get around UWI’s Toni Atherley and Sade Clarke (partly hidden). (Picture by Kenmore Bynoe)BRIDGETOWN -- Score one for the Blackbirds.

Wednesday, Aug 20th, 2014 18:07 UTC

2014-0820-bb-dn-UWIUniversity of the West Indies Cave Hill Campus.BRIDGETOWN -- Some first-year courses and part-time lecturers at the University of the West Indies (UWI) Cave Hill campus may be cut because of the low numbers of students accepting places for this academic year.

Wednesday, Aug 20th, 2014 17:53 UTC

2014-0820-bb-dn-Samlords tourSam Lord’s Castle owner Thomas Grant (left) and chief executive officer of the Barbados Tourism Investment Inc., Stuart Layne, in discussion yesterday against the backdrop of the fire-gutted Georgian mansion. (Picture by Sandy Pitt.)BRIDGETOWN -- More than 1 000 people will be employed by a new Sam Lord’s Castle that will start taking shape in mid-2015.

Wednesday, Aug 20th, 2014 17:49 UTC

2014-0820-bb-dn-Al BarrackA defiant Al Barrack demanding his money after he padlocked the Warrens Office Complex building on Monday. He now says he will check on Friday to see if Government keeps its word to pay up. (Picture by Lennox Devonish.)BRIDGETOWN -- Come friday, Al Barrack will find out if Government kept its promise to pay him over $7 million.

Wednesday, Aug 20th, 2014 17:44 UTC

2014-0820-bb-dn-Garbage TimeRhonda Hollingsworth is dissatisfied with the level of garbage in her Pine, St Michael neighbourhood, which she blames on people outside the community. (Picture by Nigel Browne.)BRIDGETOWN -- Despite the Sanitation Service Authority (SSA) being severely short of functioning collection vehicles, people in some urban St Michael areas are not blaming it alone for garbage pile-ups.

Wednesday, Aug 20th, 2014 17:44 UTC

2014-0820-bb-dn-Garbage TimeRhonda Hollingsworth is dissatisfied with the level of garbage in her Pine, St Michael neighbourhood, which she blames on people outside the community. (Picture by Nigel Browne.)BRIDGETOWN -- Despite the Sanitation Service Authority (SSA) being severely short of functioning collection vehicles, people in some urban St Michael areas are not blaming it alone for garbage pile-ups.

Tuesday, Aug 19th, 2014 18:04 UTC

2014-0819-bb-dn-RUSSELL ELCOCK RIDINGRUSSELL ELCOCK (right) riding at the front of a lead pack during Sunday’s Spring Garden circuit race. BRIDGETOWN -- The move to get rid of Keith Yearwood is hitting high gear.

Tuesday, Aug 19th, 2014 17:55 UTC

2014-0819-bb-dn-Al BarrackLOCKED DOWN: It was just around 6:22 a.m. yesterday when contractor Al Barrack padlocked both main entrances to the Warrens Office Complex building. (Picture by Xtra Vision Photography.)BRIDGETOWN -- “All i want is my money!”

Tuesday, Aug 19th, 2014 17:35 UTC

2014-0819-bb-dn-Attack VictimThe stitches at the side of Margaret Christopher’s face and upper chest tell of the violent attack she survived last Tuesday in Parris Hill, St Joseph. (Picture by Xtra Vision Photography.)BRIDGETOWN -- It was a fight to avoid certain death – a struggle in which Margaret Christopher wrestled bravely on the ground with her attacker, grabbing the hand with which he was holding the knife to prevent him from cutting her anymore.

Tuesday, Aug 19th, 2014 17:18 UTC

2014-0819-bb-dn-jeff broomesJeff Broomes.BRIDGETOWN -- Trouble is brewing at a St Michael secondary school and it could threaten a smooth start to the new school term.

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