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Three receive New Year’s honours

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II has recognized Commissioner of Police David Baines in the 2014 New Year’s Honours List. A senior police administrator with nearly four decades of experience in challenging positions in the United Kingdom, Mr Baines is named an Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (OBE) in recognition of services to policing in the Cayman Islands. In addition …

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Thomas Wood to receive Cert Hon

Known as a “can-do” man who is happiest out of the limelight, Thomas “Tommy” Wood’s work ethics and unpretentious demeanour have earned him the respect of many – and an award for service to his country. Her Excellency the Governor, Mrs Helen Kilpatrick CB, has named Mr Wood to receive …

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Queen honours Commissioner

A tireless and consummately professional public servant, Commissioner of Police David Baines has been named an Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (OBE) in Her Majesty the Queen’s New Year’s Honours List. Before coming to the Cayman Islands in 2009 Commissioner Baines spent more than three …

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Educators honoured at Golden Apple Awards

The 2013 Golden Apple Awards for Excellence in Teaching Awards gala took place at The Westin, Grand Cayman on Saturday, 30 November and its revival has been hailed as a success. Over 200 guests including the Deputy Governor, the Minister of Education and other ministry officials, honourees and their families, …

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Gimistory enthralled Cayman Brac community

The People of Cayman Brac came out in their numbers for Gimistory which was held on Friday, 6th December at the Agriculture Grounds on the bluff. With a full slate of performances scheduled, MC for the evening “Phillip “Blacksage” Murray started promptly at 7:30pm. With approximately two hundred (200) persons …

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