February 25, 2021

Official Observances & Services for John McLean, OBE, JP, MLA

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GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – The Cayman Islands Government will commemorate the life of the late John Bonwell McLean, OBE, JP, MLA with the following official public observances: Monday, 9 September 2019 ·         The official lying-in-state at the Legislative Assembly Building from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. o   Members of the Legislative Assembly will lead off the procession followed by […]

Cayman: Condolence books in memory of John McLean, OBE, JP, MLA -UPDATE TIMES

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GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – In memory of John Bonwell McLean, OBE, JP, MLA the Cayman Islands Government is hosting condolence books in which the people of the Cayman Islands may pay their respects to the late legislator and his family. The condolence books are available for interested members of the public to sign until TUESDAY, 10 […]

The Editor speaks: OBE, Sarcasm and Sargassum

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I was away last week in Miami and thankfully I did not receive my OBE. I was accused of sarcasm. Two persons I knew and met at Miami Airport upon my return told me about the sargassum that had cost them dearly. I did not receive my OBE – abbreviated for my One Blind Eye. […]

2019 Cayman Islands National Heroes Day Celebrations Set

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• This year’s ceremony will honour those who contributed to the creation of the Coat of Arms • Over 60 founding organisations serving the community for 50+ years will also be recognised • A Coat of Arms exhibit will be opened to the public following the ceremony GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – Pioneers who contributed to the creation of the […]

Queen’s Birthday

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Cayman Islands Celebrates the Queen’s Birthday • Celebrations in honour of the Queen’s 92nd birthday. • Ms. Olive Miller received her OBE medal for her commitment to community services. • Deputy Governor named the newest Queen’s honouree. GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – The Cayman Islands celebrated Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s 92nd birthday today (Saturday, 9 […]

Cayman Islands PSPB celebrates 25th anniversary with evening event

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The Public Service Pensions Board (PSPB) held an evening event to celebrate its 25th anniversary on Friday, 3 March. Held at the Kimpton Seafire Resort + Spa, the dinner included the unveiling of the pension provider’s new logo, as well as an anniversary video featuring music by Emmy-winning local and international musicians and members of […]

Celebrating Heroes of the Cayman Islands

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The Cayman Islands will honour pioneers in tourism at the annual National Heroes Day celebration, at Heroes Square in George Town on Monday, 23 January 2017. “On this day, we will come together to pay tribute to the accomplishments and contributions of our tourism pioneers who helped to put the Cayman Islands on the map […]

New Cayman Islands Anti-Corruption Commission announced

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On Friday (19) The Cayman Islands Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) Secretariat announced the new civilian board. The new board comprises: Richard Coles, (ACC chair), is a former attorney general who previously served as chairman of the Human Rights Commission, deputy chairman of the Civil Service Appeals Commission and as a member of the Judicial and Legal […]

Cayman Islands Acting Governor’s Statement on the passing of former Governor

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STATEMENT BY HIS EXCELLENCY THE ACTING GOVERNOR FRANZ MANDERSON ON THE PASSING OF FORMER GOVERNOR THOMAS RUSSELL 6 JULY 2016 His Excellency, the acting Governor Franz Manderson, joins the people of the Cayman Islands, United Kingdom, Scotland, France and around the globe in mourning the loss and celebrating the life of former Governor Thomas Russell, […]

UK: Paedophile Stuart Hall’s luxury home to be DEMOLISHED as it’s finally sold

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From Daily Mirror UK A swimming pool where the TV star also launched sex attacks on young girls will be filled in at his home in Cheshire The house where paedophile Stuart Hall abused his victims is set to be demolished after being finally flogged. And a swimming pool where the TV star also launched […]