Caribbean Report 26-10-1990

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.authorCrosskill, Hugh (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorGreenidge, Carl (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorRansome, Debbie (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorDumas, Diane (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorBaptiste, Sandra (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorLewis, Lyndon (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorLewis, Carl (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorStubbs, Ray (correspondent)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines (00:00-00:44)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. The adverse economic situation in Guyana is likely to be the decisive factor for voters in the next general elections. In an interview with Hugh Crosskill, Guyana’s Finance Minister, Carl Greenidge, states that the opposition parties have no alternative economic strategies to offer the electorate (00:45- 05:57)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. BWIA, the Caribbean’s regional airline, celebrates its 50th anniversary but, due to the lack of funds many of the events scheduled to commemorate the occasion have been cancelled. Debbie Ransome interviews Diane Dumas, Head of the Planning Committee (05:58-08:20)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. Growing concerns in Barbados about the increasing rate of violence and crime. Sandra Baptiste interviews Lyndon Lewis, UWI Sociologist, who states that the increase in drug activities has exacerbated the problem and suggests that Barbados Defense Force be enlisted to tackle the crime situation. The report also features the views of the Barbadian public (08:21-11:49)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. Carl Lewis, Olympic sprint champion, looks forward to a rematch with Ben Johnson, whose two-year ban has been lifted. Ray Stubbs interviews Carl Lewis during his promotion of his autobiography “Inside Track” in London (11:50-15:07)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent15 min. 12 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.lcshElections -- Guyanaen_US
dc.subject.lcshGuyana -- Economic aspects -- 20th centuryen_US
dc.subject.lcshBritish West Indian Airways -- Anniversaries, etc.en_US
dc.subject.lcshCrime -- Barbadosen_US
dc.subject.lcshViolent crimes -- Barbadosen_US
dc.subject.lcshTrack and field athletes -- Canadaen_US
dc.subject.lcshBritish West Indies Airways -- Economic aspects
dc.subject.otherJohnson, Benen_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 26-10-1990en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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