Will the end of monarchy in Barbados spark a chain reaction?

2 December 2021 11:24 pm

As of this week, the Queen is down to 15 thrones, after the royal standard was lowered in Barbados in…

China’s growing influence over the Commonwealth’s armies

29 November 2021 8:00 am

On Monday in the city of Bridgetown, Prince Charles will be forced to witness the spectacle of Barbados officially becoming a…

Did I give Russ Abbot Covid?

6 March 2021 9:00 am

For the past few weeks there’s been a 7 p.m. curfew in Barbados as part of what the government calls…

A stormy day in Hastings, Barbados

The swankier the hotel, the sulkier the tourists

9 May 2015 9:00 am

Unusually, I didn’t leave the British Isles until I was 35, when I went to the Maldives for a fortnight.…