Caribbean Report 12-12-1990

SpecialCollections.repositoryAll 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.contributorThe University of the West Indiesen_US
dc.contributor.authorPatrick Soraya (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorRansome, Debbie (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorBasdeo, Sahadeo (speaker)
dc.contributor.authorBoyd, Mark Lennox (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorCrosskill, Hugh (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorAldbridge, Dudley (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorTaylor, John (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorHaynes, Desmond (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorGoffe, Leslie (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorParrent, James (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines (00:00-00:34)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. As the GATT talks break down, the Caribbean and Latin America agree to work together. Debbie Ransome reports on the aftermath of GATT and its impact on the region’s integration movement. Comments from Sahadeo Basdeo, External Minister of Trinidad and Tobago (00:35-03:56)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. Sahadeo Basdeo, External Minister of Trinidad and Tobago also states that the former ACP Secretary General, Edwin Carrington, will not be appointed as the new ambassador in Brussels. Mr. Carrington is tipped to become the first Caricom Commissioner (03:57-04:40)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. British Foreign Office Minister with Responsibility for the Caribbean, Marl Lennox Boyd, returns to London after his first official visit to the region. Hugh Crosskill interviews Mr. Boyd on the Caribbean concerns after his visit (04:41-07:40)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. British Conservative Party takes unprecedented steps to ensure that the party secures a black MP after the next elections. John Taylor, the first black Tory member, is selected to fight the Cheltenham seat and attracts strong opposition since he is not viewed as a local. According to Dudley Aldbridge, some Tory members are demanding a reselection and John Taylor refutes the claims that his selection was a token gesture (07:41-10:51)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. West Indies cricket team arrives in London on their way back home after a drawn series against Pakistan. Interview with the team’s captain, Desmond Haynes (10:52-12:39)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents7. Archaeologists have allegedly discovered the remains of Christopher Columbus’ lost ships abandoned in the Caribbean after the mutinies in the 16th century. Leslie Goffee interviews James Parrent, Director of the Archaeological Team at Texas AandM University (12:40-14:50)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent14 min. 59 sec.en_US
dc.format.mediumSound, mp3en_US
dc.publisherThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.relation.ispartofThe BBC Caribbean Archives Collection 1988 - 2011en_US
dc.rightsCopyright British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.rights.accessRightsAccess to this collection is available on site at the Main Library, Mona Campus (, Jamaica and The Alma Jordan Library (, St. Augustine Campus, Trinidad and Tobago.en_US
dc.subject.lcshGeneral Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (Organization)en_US
dc.subject.lcshCarrington, Edwin, W.en_US
dc.subject.lcshCaribbean Area -- Foreign relations -- Englanden_US
dc.subject.lcshConservative Party (Great Britain)en_US
dc.subject.lcshBlacks -- Britain -- Politics and governmenten_US
dc.subject.lcshCricket -- Tournaments -- Pakistanen_US
dc.subject.lcshArchaeological assemblages -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshColumbus, Christopheren_US
dc.subject.otherTrade -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.otherCARICOM Commissioner -- Appointmenten_US
dc.subject.otherACP -- Secretary General -- Appointmenten_US
dc.subject.otherShips -- Archaeology -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 12-12-1990en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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