The Barbados Meteorological Services (BMS) has discontinued the flood watch for Barbados effective immediately. Shower activity has continued to diminish to the east of Barbados over the past few hours. In addition, updated numerical guidance supported by observations from BMS and radar data supports the discontinuation. Some moderate showers are still possible as the afternoon […]


The Ministry of Education, Technological and Vocational Training (METVT) has indicated that due to the predicted weather system and potential for flooding, and in the interest of the safety of teachers, parents and students, all schools, the SJPI, BCC, and Erdiston Teachers College will be closed today, Thursday October 1, 2020. Institutions should engage students […]

Floyd Reifer gets DLP nod as St. George North candidate

Floyd Reifer is the Democratic Labour Party candidate to face off against Barbados Workers Union General Secretary Senator Toni Moore in the St. George North by-election.  The cricket coach was unanimously accepted by the Executive and General Council of the Democratic Labour Party at two specially convened meetings at George Street tonight. Mr Reifer represented […]