London-listed Elegant Hotels, which owns and runs seven luxury hotels in Barbados, has been bought by international rival Marriott Hotels for £101 million, the company has confirmed.
It was the version of the King James Bible which provided the derivation of the word "basketcase".
With eight Grammys, two Brit awards and nine UK number ones, a fashion business and a charitable foundation, Rihanna now has another facet to her glittering CV – Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary.
Adventurous Aberdeenshire boys who launched a toy pirate ship into the Atlantic now hope to circumnavigate the globe
The adventurous owners of a toy pirate ship which was launched from the north-east to fulfil a childhood Sand Bucket List have been buoyed by news it was spotted just a few weeks ago near Barbados.
I was caught in a pincer movement by the editor and deputy editor – summoned into the Press and Journal’s inner sanctum by one, the door closed to cut off my escape route by the other.
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