Caribbean Report 12-07-1991

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.authorGifford, Anthony (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorWells, Bowen (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorKhan, Sharief (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorCrosskill, Hugh (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorGreenidge, Carl (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorRawling, John (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorBest, Odette (correspondent)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines (00:00-00:31)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. The Grenada Court of Appeal disallowed the appeal of the people implicated in the death of the former Prime Minister of Grenada, Maurice Bishop, and ten others in October 1983. Odette Best reports from St. George’s. British barrister, Lord Anthony Gifford, President of the London based Committee for Human Rights in Grenada is interviewed (00:32-05:20)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. Six British MPs submit an early day motion in the House of Commons to force the government to debate the European banana market, including giving guaranteed access to Caribbean producers. Interview with Conservative MP, Bowen Wells (05:21-09:01)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. Guyana’s President Desmond Hoyte is against meeting with all political parties contesting the upcoming elections to sign a peace accord. He is willing to sign an accord only with the main opposition party led by Cheddi Jagan. Sharief Khan reports from Georgetown (09:02-11:03)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. Over the last decade, Guyana’s economy has been consistently on the decline and Hugh Crosskill interviews the Finance Minister Carl Greenidge on the economy in the wake of the upcoming elections (11:04-13:13)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. Jamaica’s Merlene Ottey wins the women’s 200 meters with the fastest time in Britain of 22.25 seconds at London’s Crystal Palace (13:14-14:53)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent15 min. 00 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.lcshBishop, Maurice -- Assassinationen_US
dc.subject.lcshGrenada -- Politics and government -- 1974-1983en_US
dc.subject.lcshBanana industry -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshGuyana -- Politics and governmenten_US
dc.subject.lcshGuyana -- Economic aspectsen_US
dc.subject.lcshElections -- Guyanaen_US
dc.subject.lcshTrack and field -- Jamaicaen_US
dc.subject.lcshOttey, Merlene, 1960-en_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 12-07-1991en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US
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