St. Vincent Hosts Cricket Tournament While Its Neighbors Lock-down

Most of the countries of the Caribbean and of the world have experienced lock-down measures in response to the Covid-19 Pandemic. The travel industry has come to a halt and the sports industry has stalled with it. But, while the rest of the world has shutdown, for the most part, St. Vincent and the Grenadines,Continue reading “St. Vincent Hosts Cricket Tournament While Its Neighbors Lock-down”

Vincentians ‘star’ in popular French TV show

Several notable Vincentians have played leading roles in season 14, episode 24 of the popular French TV show, Echappees Belles. Vincentians, Denise Stephens, and Cleo Huggins played leading roles in the one and a half hour show aired on France 5 on February 22, 2020 and which featured St. Vincent and the Grenadines. Echappées BellesContinue reading “Vincentians ‘star’ in popular French TV show”

5 Major St. Vincent – Jamaican relationships

The existence of family ties between Caribbean Islands is nothing new. In fact, islanders have always been integrating. Of note, however, are some key, high-profile relationships between individuals from two countries which are 1123 miles apart – Jamaica in the north and St. Vincent & the Grenadines in the south. Here are five (5) keyContinue reading “5 Major St. Vincent – Jamaican relationships”

St. Vincent – St. Lucia connection deeper than you think

St. Vincent and St. Lucia are so close that if a storm passes affecting one, it is bound to affect the other. In addition to geographical proximity is historical deepness.  Sir. John Compton, regarded as the father of the nation of St. Lucia and its longest serving Prime Minister was  born in Canouan, St. Vincent.Continue reading “St. Vincent – St. Lucia connection deeper than you think”