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CHESTER ATTACKS THE GOVT ON TRAVEL WITHIN THE COUNTRY

10 December 2020 It has come to my attention that the government is charging $25 for the health visa for travel to the Family Islands. It is patently absurd and should immediately be stopped. There is already a requirement to have a negative RT-PCR molecular test to travel to the Family Islands from Nassau and […]

THE STORY OF JOHN PHILIPOT THE SOLIDER WHO STAYED

John Philpot, a leader in the scouting movement, on Commonwealth Day in  March 2020 in Nassau at centre of the photo next to former Deputy Prime Minister Peter Turnquest. You should read this story.  John Philpot is an Englishman who came here during the general strike as a soldier and never left. He fell in […]

KELLY BURROWS WRITES ON MICHAEL SCOTT Q C

Below is part of a statement from a letter to the Editor of the Tribune on February 24, 2016 regarding Mr. Michael Scott, the learned QC, who negotiated the Lucayan sale with Royal Caribbean, who now says it’s a bad deal, in contradiction to the Minister. The Honourable. Dionisio D’Aguilar who stated that it’s a […]

THE NIGHTMARE OF TRAVELLING WITHIN AND TO THE BAHAMAS

Today, we publish an angry statement by the Deputy Leader of the Progressive Liberal Party Chester Cooper on domestic travel within The Bahamas. This FNM government has made it near impossible for an ordinary man or woman to fly within their own country by the various addons that you have to put up with. The […]

Renward Wells Attacks The Chief Clerk Of The House

An extraordinary scene unfolded in the midst of the disaster which led to the lost vote on the first reading of the anti-aragonite bill which was  moved in the House of Assembly on Wednesday 2nd December 2020. The Bill was passed over the objections of the government  and then when the vote was put they […]