Archive for June 28th, 2018

Suspects rat poison laid in public place

Suspects rat poison laid in public place

| 28/06/2018 | 8 Comments

I was appalled on a recent morning to see rat poison just placed in the open in The Strand parking lot. Many tourists and especially young children will not know that this is serious poison as it looks like a blue bar of soap. I have no idea who does the pest control in this […]

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YCLA recipient addresses NS Girls’ Brigade

YCLA recipient addresses NS Girls’ Brigade

| 28/06/2018 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): The members, parents and leaders of the North Side Girls’ Brigade recently gathered for their annual closing awards and display ceremony at the William Pouchie Memorial Church Hall. All together, 30 girls received their bronze and silver award certificates and badges for completing the programme syllabus for the September 2017-June 2018 term, […]

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Danielle Coleman named HMCI director

Danielle Coleman named HMCI director

| 28/06/2018 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Danielle Coleman has been named Director of Hazard Management Cayman Islands (HMCI), after having served as acting director on a rotational basis for the last six months. She is also the former Deputy Director of Preparedness and Planning for HMCI.

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Race for semifinals takes shape

Race for semifinals takes shape

| 28/06/2018 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): There are tight races for semifinal spots in both groups of the 2018 Cayman Airways Youth Cup heading into the final day of pool play at the Truman Bodden Sports Complex today (28 June). Mt Pleasant Football Academy (Jamaica) and Central Brooklyn Soccer Club (US) lead the standings of their respective groups.

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Visitor wants to use travellers cheques

Visitor wants to use travellers cheques

| 28/06/2018 | 12 Comments

I am from the UK and holiday with my family in Grand Cayman every year. We have always brought American Express US dollar travellers cheques with us for spending money and we could cash them at (a local bank). But that bank recently changed its policy regarding cashing these to non-customers. Here in the UK […]

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Looking for Welsh kin of first Cayman settlers

Looking for Welsh kin of first Cayman settlers

| 28/06/2018 | 2 Comments

(CNS Local Life): The Cayman Islands Government Office in the UK (CIGOUK) has launched a campaign to find relatives of the first settlers in the Cayman Islands. Two of the first settlers here were a Welshman called “Walter” and a Cornishman called “Bawden” – both said to have been members of Cromwell’s forces in the […]

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Exciting action on day two of tournament

Exciting action on day two of tournament

| 28/06/2018 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): The 2018 Cayman Airways Youth Cup rolled on through the second day with exciting action from Under-13 teams from the Cayman Islands, Jamaica and the US at Truman Bodden Sports Complex on Tuesday, 26 June.

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