June 23, 2017

iNews Briefs & Community Events

Cayman Islands produce video instructions for driving in the new 3 lane roundabout The Cayman Roads Authority just released this video in advance of the opening of the new roundabout near Camana Bay. Viewing the video will help visitors (and locals) understand how to navigate the new 3 lane Esterly Tibbets roundabout. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IcQVO44mRyc   Cayman […]

Cayman Islands UWC to host second summer camp for teens

The United World Colleges (UWC) Cayman Islands National Committee first launched a ‘short programme’ in August 2015, providing local teens the opportunity to engage with the global educational movement’s mission to make education a force for peace and a sustainable future. This summer, the four-day, three-night summer camp will take place 3-6 August at the […]

Bermuda: Former footballer jailed for sex offences against young boys

From Caribbean News Service HAMILTON, Bermuda, Jun 20 2017 – One of Bermuda’s leading former footballers was jailed for 11 years on Tuesday for a raft of historic sex offences against three young boys. Wendell Baxter — commonly known by his nickname Woolly — received his sentence in the Supreme Court after earlier admitting a […]

Dominic Dyer stars at Cayman Islands Invictus Reggae Classic Track & Field meet

The inaugural Invictus Reggae Classic Track & Field Meet, held this past Friday and Saturday at the Truman Bodden Sports Complex, saw Dominic Dyer confirm his status as the region’s top junior middle distance runner. Having dominated the Under 20’s at this year’s Carifta Games, he turned back the challenge of the two Junior athletes, […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

Cayman Islands: Butterfield adjusts loan rates in response to Fed Funds increase George Town, Grand Cayman—15 June 2017: Butterfield Bank (Cayman) Limited (“Butterfield” or the “Bank”) (NYSE: NTB | BSX: NTB.BH) announced that, in alignment with the 25 basis point increase in the US Federal Funds Rate on Wednesday, 14 June 2017, the Bank has […]

Cayman Islands Family Resource Centre urges kids to Big Up Great Dads

The Family Resource Centre (FRC) is urging children to celebrate their fathers throughout the remainder of June. Tying into this Sunday’s Father’s Day, the centre’s Responsible Fatherhood “Be a Dad Daily” campaign encourages children to either email the Family Resource Centre or log on to its Facebook page to write about the ways in which […]

Academy Sports Club wins Cayman Islands U13 FA Cup

Academy Sports Club’s U13A team have been named CIFA U13 FA Cup champions after winning an exciting match against Sunset Football Club 4-0 on Saturday June 10th. “It was a very entertaining match with some very good football being played by both the Academy and Sunset youth players”, said Academy U13/U15 Coach Paul Byles. “The […]

DART Kids

DART Cayman Islands Kids Gaelic Football Club June Round Up The DART Cayman Islands Kids Gaelic Football Club has well and truly kicked off in Grand Cayman, reaching a membership over 70 playing children. The Club recently held a successful inaugural COOL Camp with visiting coaching expert Colm Egan and is now running weekly sessions […]

5 ways to say “Thanks dad” this Father’s Day at Cayman Islands’ Camana Bay

Camana Bay, Grand Cayman (Tuesday 6 June 2017): Celebrate the man in your life this Father’s Day. Spend time together by going through this list of fun things to do at Camana Bay with Dad – and remember to say “thanks Dad!” for showing you how to catch a ball, teaching you to drive, and […]

Invictus Reggae Classic Track & Field Meet feature events: Exciting middle distance races

The Invictus Sports Academy’s Invictus Reggae Classic Track & Field Meet on the 9th and 10th June 2017 at the Truman Bodden Sports Complex, will feature two mouth-watering middle distance clashes as the feature events at the Meet. Cayman Island’s Dominic Dyer will defend National pride and honor when he laces up his spikes to […]