Caribbean Report 08-08-1988

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Caribbean Report 08-08-1988

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dc.contributor The University of the West Indies en_US
dc.contributor.author Whitehorn, Pat (anchor)
dc.contributor.author Hamid, Rizu (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Greenidge, Carl (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Crosskill, Hugh (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Richards, Steve (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Roach, Larry Commander (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Pascal, Alex (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatial Caribbean Area. en_US
dc.creator The British Broadcasting Corporation en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2012-08-28T19:54:13Z
dc.date.available 2012-08-28T19:54:13Z
dc.date.issued 1988-08-08
dc.identifier.other CAR0031 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2139/13231
dc.description.abstract This program features a report on a demonstration by Surinamese nationals at the French consulate in Holland in a bid to influence an end to French support for the rebel movement based in French Guiana. It also highlights an interview with Guyana’s Foreign Minister Carl Greenidge who speaks about his efforts to secure financial assistance for Guyana in Europe. The program also reports on some concerns involving public safety in the run up to Britain’s Notting Hill Carnival celebrations. Finally, the program takes a look at the recently concluded test series between the West Indies and England, which ended in a four nil victory for the visiting West Indies team. en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 1. Headlines: (Pat Whitehorn) (00:00-00:24) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 2. Surinamese demonstrators at the French Consulate in Holland call for an end to support for Surinam’s rebel movement based in French Guiana. (BBC correspondent Rizu Hamid reports) (00:31-03:51) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 3. Guyana’s Finance Minister Carl Greenidge wraps up European tour geared towards balance of payments assistance and export credits for Guyana. Pat Whitehorn interviews the Minister, who notes that no agreement has been reached with the IMF regarding economic measures appropriate for Guyana. (03:55-07:13) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 4. Financial News: (Hugh Crosskill) (07:24-08:09) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 5. Report on unresolved public safety issues for the upcoming Notting Hill Carnival. BBC correspondent Steve Richards interviews Commander Larry Roach, the man responsible for carnival policing, and also talks to Alex Pascal, Chairman of the Carnival Arts Committee who expresses a differing view regarding the state of readiness for the event. (08:17-11:33) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 6. Cricket News: The West Indies complete a four nil triumph over England in the recently concluded test series with a victory at the oval in south London. The segment includes a brief audio clip of commentary by Tony Cozier, and a brief interview with Hugh Crosskill and a supporter of the West Indies team. (11:34-14:44) en_US
dc.format Stereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 bit en_US
dc.format.extent 15 min. 54 sec. en_US
dc.format.medium Sound, mp3 en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher The British Broadcasting Corporation en_US
dc.relation.ispartof The BBC Caribbean Archives Collection 1988 - 2011 en_US
dc.rights Copyright British Broadcasting Corporation en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Carnival -- England. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Cricket --Tournaments -- England. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Cricket--Test matches--England. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Demonstrations -- Holland. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Military assistance, French. en_US
dc.subject.other Carnival -- Notting Hill. en_US
dc.title Caribbean Report 08-08-1988 en_US
dc.type Recording, oral en_US
SpecialCollections.repository All sounds files in this collection are being kept at the Main Library, Mona Campus, Jamaica and The Alma Jordan Library, St. Augustine Campus, Trinidad and Tobago. en_US
dc.rights.accessRights Access to this collection is available on site at the Main Library, Mona Campus (main.library@uwimona.edu.jm), Jamaica and The Alma Jordan Library (wimail@sta.uwi.edu), St. Augustine Campus, Trinidad and Tobago. en_US


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