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Heroes Day to celebrate Coat of Arms

Heroes Day to celebrate Coat of Arms

| 29/11/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Vestrymen and Justices of the Peace who were instrumental in getting into place the Coat of Arms for the Cayman Islands will be honoured at the 2019 Heroes Day. The Cayman Islands is in the midst of the Celebrate Cayman initiative, which recognises the 14 May 1958 conferral of the [...]

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Artist creates tasteful drawings for foodie event

Artist creates tasteful drawings for foodie event

| 28/11/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The Taste of Cayman Food and Drink Festival has partnered with local artist Michelle Bryan, whose specially commissioned illustrations will be used on all of the event’s branding and promotion, including on print adverts, banners, flyers and across social media. Organisers of the [...]

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Pirates, parades and prizes at annual festival

Pirates, parades and prizes at annual festival

| 12/11/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The 41st Pirates Week Festival landed on Grand Cayman this past weekend, bringing a parade, music, fireworks, various competitions and, of course, general revelry. Contests were held to name best float, District Heritage Day, song and District Heritage Ambassador, along with winner [...]

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Remembrance Day marks centenary of Armistice

Remembrance Day marks centenary of Armistice

| 12/11/2018 | 1 Comment
(CNS Local Life): This year’s Remembrance Day ceremony, held Sunday, 11 November, joined an international commemoration of the centenary of the Armistice, which ended World War I on that date in 1918, after four years of fighting. The Great War resulted in an estimated 37.5 million casualties, wit [...]

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Cayman-Jamaica connection celebrated

Cayman-Jamaica connection celebrated

| 01/11/2018 | 1 Comment
(CNS Local Life): The ties between the Cayman Islands and Jamaica were celebrated at a special Restaurant Month dinner on Thursday, 25 October. The meal featured a menu in which the pineapple was the star ingredient as that fruit holds great significance to both islands and is represented on both co [...]

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Pirates say no to plastic

Pirates say no to plastic

| 24/10/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): This year’s Pirates Week Festival, which starts 2 November on Cayman Brac, is including an environmental message, with its #PiratesAgainstPlastic campaign. In addition to marking the 60th anniversary of the Cayman Islands Coat of Arms, the festival will be “Celebrating the Seas [...]

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CCMI raffles gala tickets

CCMI raffles gala tickets

| 16/10/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The Central Caribbean Marine Institute (CCMI) is raffling two tickets to its Festival of Seas Awards and Gala fundraiser, set for 3 November. Alexandra Cousteau, granddaughter of Jacques-Yves Cousteau, National Geographic Emerging Explorer, and globally recognised advocate on wate [...]

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Dates set for National Trust fundraisers

Dates set for National Trust fundraisers

| 14/10/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The National Trust for the Cayman Islands has announced the 2019 dates for its two major fundraising events – Hatitude, set for Sunday, 27 January and the Glow Run, scheduled for Saturday, 30 March. Hatitude, a family brunch, will take place at Grand Old House under the theme [...]

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Time to enter boats for Parade of Lights

Time to enter boats for Parade of Lights

| 11/10/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Cayman 27 is again hosting their annual Parade of Lights boat parade on Saturday, 1 December, in Camana Bay. Individuals and businesses can both take part in the free event with participation in two categories: boats under 30 feet and boats over 30 feet. [...]

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CIMPA holds marketing conference

CIMPA holds marketing conference

| 03/10/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The Cayman Islands Marketing Professionals Association (CIMPA) recently held its fifth annual conference, with this year’s event offering local marketers two full days of workshops, presentations, panel sessions and interactive activities, all focused around the future of marketi [...]

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Caitlin Tyson crowned Miss Cayman

Caitlin Tyson crowned Miss Cayman

| 14/08/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Caitlin Tyson, 24, was crowned Miss Cayman Islands 2018 at a pageant held Saturday, 11 August. In addition to getting the opportunity to represent Cayman at the Miss Universe competition set for Bangkok, Thailand, in December, Tyson was awarded a $70,000 Ministry of Tourism scholar [...]

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Monster takes over Pirates Week entertainment

Monster takes over Pirates Week entertainment

| 01/08/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Monster Media has won the bid to run the bar and entertainment aspects of the street dances at the 41st annual Pirates Week Festival set for November this year. The Tourism Attraction Board (TAB) put out a request for proposal in April after the government cut funding for the festi [...]

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Cayman marks the Queen’s birthday

Cayman marks the Queen’s birthday

| 11/06/2018 | 1 Comment
(CNS Local Life): The Cayman Islands celebrated Queen Elizabeth II’s 92nd birthday Saturday, 9 June, with senior government officials and other dignitaries and members of the public observing the ceremony, held in front of the Legislative Assembly building in George Town. The programme included th [...]

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Olive Miller honoured for Queen’s birthday

Olive Miller honoured for Queen’s birthday

| 29/05/2018 | 3 Comments
(CNS Local Life): At this year’s Queen’s birthday celebration, set for Saturday, 9 June, Olive Miller will be the sole recipient of an Officer of the British Empire (OBE) medal, 40 years after receiving her Member of the British Empire (MBE) honour. [...]

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Cayman Coat of Arms celebrations continue in UK

Cayman Coat of Arms celebrations continue in UK

| 16/05/2018 | 1 Comment
(CNS Local Life): Following an event held Monday, 14 May, at Durbar Court at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) to mark the 60th anniversary of the Coat of Arms, the celebrations continued the next day with a Cayman-themed lunch at Core, the three Michelin Star-rated restaurant of chef Clare [...]

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