Here is one of my favourite buildings in Guyana; the old hospital in New Amsterdam. Sadly, it was pulled down a few months after I took this photograph, but here is what I wrote about it in 'Wild Coast':-
The mystery over the missing Malaysian jet has everyone thinking about air travel. Here are a few facts from Guyana's aviation story:
Georgetown. (5 April, 2014) – The Miss World Guyana (MWG) contestants Kelly-Ann Latchman and Jovan Wilson, selected to represent Region 7 – Cuyuni Mazaruni and Region 10 -Upper Demerara-Berbice, as Regional Beauty and Goodwill Ambassadors have withdrawn from participating. The MWG Committee takes this opportunity to thank both Ms. Latchman and Ms.
The Queen's College Alumni Association of Central Florida invite you, your families and friends to enjoy a weekend of fun, food, partying and golf during the Orlando Carnival Memorial Day Weekend.
October 19, 1953 - Forbes Burnham and Cheddi Jagan at Atkinson Field to board a charter plane of travel to Suriname then to London for a meeting with the British government. The meeting was to discuss the British Government's suspension of the British Guiana Constitution.
Roland DaSilva, Airline Captain, Chief Pilot, Manager, First and only recipient of Guyana’s Highest award for Bravery - The Cacique Crown of Valor
Roland DaSilva was born on November 27, 1936 the first born of four sons to Gaston DaSilva who was a first generation Guyanese of Portuguese descent and Angelina Mekdeci who was born in New York, USA, of Lebanese parents, who moved to British Guiana via New York and Cayenne, French Guiana.
The Guyana Berbice Association, Washington, DC Chapter invites everyone to their 31st Annual Dinner and Dance.
Fake poll exposes another level of Jagdeo/PPP corruption - Guyana Trades Union Congress Press Statement
Recent reports in the Kaieteur News “Ramotar demotes Chronicle Editor after ‘Jagdeo’ story,” (22/3/2014), Guyana Times, “Jagdeo most formidable candidate –combined Opposition poll,” (20/3/2014) and Guyana Chronicle “Jagdeo favoured as PPP/C presidential candidate” (21/3/2014) confirms the disservice being done to this society by those misusi
In the ongoing search for the missing Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370 it appears that a Chinese research vessel is heading to the area in the South Indian Ocean, the location of the latest sighted objects.
Deborah Jan Osman-Backer Joined the People‟s National Congress in 1994 and became a candidate for the Party on its list of candidates to contest the Georgetown Municipality Elections of the Year. Following the election Ms. Backer was selected among ten candidates to represent the PNCR in the Georgetown Municipality.