September 15, 2019

Governor Designate arrives in Cayman Islands

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Governor Designate of the Cayman Islands, Anwar Choudhury, flew into Owen Roberts International Airport this morning (Monday, 26 March 2018) to take up his position. After disembarking from a Cayman Airways flight at around 11.30 a.m., he was greeted by His Excellency the Acting Governor Mr. Franz Manderson, Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin, MLAs, staff from […]

Recruitment for Cayman Islands Cadets now open

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Learning valuable life skills, practicing good morals and high standards of conduct are just some of the attributes of a Cadet Corps member. The Cayman Islands Cadet Corps (CICC)  is looking for new recruits between the ages 11 – 16, to join the Band Detachment or the Marine Detachment and School Detachments at John Gray High […]

Remembrance Day

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By Georgina Wilcox Last Sunday (12) was Remembrance Sunday when the Cayman Islanders remembered all those who gave up their lives to keep us safe from dictators for their love of their countries. The day started cloudy and rain was threatening but it held off until the laying of the wreaths was completed around the […]

Heroes Day

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2017 Cayman Islands celebrates heroes of tourism Georgina Wilcox On Monday (23) at Heroes Square in George Town over a thousand people were present to see the Islands’ tourism pioneers be recognised as heroes. To start the occasion off there was a procession comprising members of the Royal Cayman Islands Police, the police service band, […]

The Editor speaks: Money is worth far more at the beginning than at the end

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It never ceases to amaze me how much more we spend at the end of the problem than at the beginning – the pruning. We have all the statistics that prove beyond a shadow of a doubt that if you stop a problem from developing, or better still from even starting, you are saving yourself […]

Queen’s Birthday celebrations

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Cayman Islands Celebrates HM The Queen’s Birthday The Cayman Islands today (Saturday, 11 June) celebrated the 90th birthday of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Senior government officials gathered with other dignitaries and members of the public to observe the ceremony, held in front of the Legislative Assembly building in George Town. The programme included the […]

Cayman Islands Heroes Day

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Agriculture focus of Heroes Day Cayman Islands farmers were honoured at the annual National Heroes Day celebrations in George Town today (Monday, 25 January 2016). The focus of this year’s event was agriculture, with more than 320 farmers recognised for their stalwart efforts. In addition to the farmers’ awards, a new national hero was announced […]