Caribbean Report 24-05-1990

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.authorWhitehorne, Pat (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorSainsbury, Tim (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorCrosskill, Hugh (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorWilliams, Eddie (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorBuxton, Neil (analyst)
dc.contributor.authorBarrow, Nita, 1916-1995 (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorGunness, Chris (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorKallicharran, Alvin (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorWeitenberg, Hans (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.descriptionReports commences in the middle of an interview between Hugh Crosskill and Tim Sainsbury, British government minister.en_US
dc.description.abstractTim Sainsbury, aBritish government minister, is interviewed by Hugh Crosskill. Secondly, according to the Daily Express newspaper in Britain, “Caribbean tragedy takes grotesque turn” with reports of alleged drug connections in the murder of a wealthy Englishman in St. Maarten. Following the Financial News, Dame Nita Barrow leaves the United Nations to take up the post of Governor-General in Barbados. Dame Nita Barrow comments on the recognition of Caribbean countries at the UN, the Caribbean debt, the role of small states in the UN and the need for solidarity amongst Caribbean countries. The report concludes with the lifting of the ban on former cricket captain, Alvin Kallicharran by the West Indies Cricket Board. Banned for playing cricket in South Africa, Alvin Kallicharran is disappointed with the Board’s approach to allow South Africans to play cricket in the Caribbean.en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Hugh Crosskill interviews Tim Sainsbury, British Government Minister (00:00-00:51)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. Possible drug connection in the murder of a wealthy Englishman in St. Maarteen. Eddie Williams interviews Hans Weitenbery, Public Prosecutor (00:52-03:05)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. Financial News. Neil Buxton, Metals Analyst, comments on gold prices (03:06-04:45)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. Dame Nita Barrow to take up the post of Governor-General of Barbados on 6th June. Chris Gunness interviews Dame Nita Barrow (04:46-07:44)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. West Indies Cricket Board lifts the ban on former cricket captain, Alvin Kallicharran. Pat Whitehorne interviews Alvin Kallicharran (07:45-10:30en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent10 min. 34 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.lcshMurder -- Saint Maartenen_US
dc.subject.lcshCrime -- Saint Maartenen_US
dc.subject.lcshGovernors -- Barbadosen_US
dc.subject.lcshBarbados -- Politics and governmenten_US
dc.subject.lcshCricket players -- West Indies -- Disciplineen_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 24-05-1990en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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