Antigua and Barbuda

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Enoch Williams obituary
Other Lives: Pioneering businessman who set up black hairdressing salons and an afro hairdressing school

Claire Hynes

03, Feb, 2021 @2:42 PM

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British 72-year-old is oldest person to row solo across Atlantic
Graham Walters nearly missed out when he was blown off course six miles from Antigua

Jessica Murray

30, Apr, 2020 @5:25 PM

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Antigua: sprawling 'Chinese colony' plan across marine reserve ignites opposition
Yida project includes plans for a manufacturing hub, but opponents warn construction is decimating coastal vegetation

Gemma Handy in St John's

20, Jun, 2019 @8:00 AM

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A Small Place review – Jamaica Kincaid's passionate polemic brought to life
This inventive performance of Kincaid’s celebrated 1988 essay has the barbed satire and bold message of the original

Arifa Akbar

14, Nov, 2018 @9:00 PM

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Work on Caribbean island airport halted by court ruling
Critics say airport and resort would do more ecological harm to Barbuda than Hurricane Irma

Diane Taylor

02, Aug, 2018 @7:09 PM

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Archaeologists say early Caribbeans were not 'savage cannibals', as colonists wrote
Researchers in Antigua hope to correct ‘speculative and erroneous’ colonial accounts that depict the Carib people as ferocious man-eaters

Gemma Handy in English Harbour

24, Apr, 2018 @7:01 AM

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Hurricane-hit islands need debt relief | Letters
Letters: Those who have contributed the most to climate change are the real debtors so it is unfair that small island states be indebted as a result, write Keith Mitchell, prime minister of Grenada, and Gaston Browne, prime minister of Antigua and Barbuda. Plus a coalition of organisations calls on Theresa May to apologise for the UK’s anti-gay legacy


15, Apr, 2018 @5:01 PM

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Played 26, lost 26: The story of Antigua Barracuda's record-breaking season
The USL side lost every game of the 2013 season, based in a hotel and playing every game away, but their fighting spirit earned their opponents’ respect

Niall McVeigh

04, Apr, 2018 @1:00 PM

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Snap election in Antigua puts Barbuda's communal land ownership on the ballot
The national government is accused of a ‘land grab’ but says it only wants to speed recovery from Hurricane Irma that devastated the smaller island

Gemma Handy in St John’s

06, Mar, 2018 @7:30 AM

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Shameful Home Office efforts to deport Commonwealth citizens | Letters
Letters: Readers respond to Amelia Gentleman’s report on people who came to the UK as children and are now, after a lifetime of work, being classed as illegal immigrants


25, Feb, 2018 @5:48 PM

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Barbuda fears land rights loss in bid to spread tourism from Antigua
As the tiny island destroyed by a hurricane tries to rebuild, the PM of neighboring Antigua aims to revoke centuries-old rights

Gregory Scruggs in Codrington

27, Dec, 2017 @9:00 AM

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The night Barbuda died: how Hurricane Irma created a Caribbean ghost town
Two and a half months after Barbuda was battered by 185mph winds, the island remains ruined and largely uninhabitated. Now locals are questioning if people will ever return

Kate Lyons in Barbuda

20, Nov, 2017 @7:00 AM

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