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Photos: Cup Match Colours At St George’s Home

Photos: Cup Match Colours At St George’s Home

While a very large portion of the island’s residents have a chosen side when it comes to the annual clash between St. George’s and Somerset at Cup Match, one family in St. George’s has taken their support for their team to a whole new level, with flags, banners, and balloons adorning a home in the club’s signature blue hues. You... Read more of this article

Cup Match: No Trash Collection In St George’s

Cup Match: No Trash Collection In St George’s

The Corporation of St. George said they “would like to inform residents and businesses of the Town of St. George that there will be no garbage collection during the two days of Cup Match. There will be a trash collection for residents and business on Saturday, August 1st, 2015.” Related StoriesCup Match Extravaganza Set For... Read more of this article

St George’s Captain: “We Will Win The Cup”

St George’s Captain: “We Will Win The Cup”

[Written by Don Burgess] First-time St. George’s Cup Match captain OJ Pitcher made a bold prediction that not only will his team win the Cup, they will do it by 5:30pm on the second day. The skipper knows his squad has to bowl out Somerset twice and believes he has enough fresh faces to last well into Friday to get a triumphant win at Wellington Oval. The... Read more of this article

Photos, Video: Cup Match Reception At Camden

Photos, Video: Cup Match Reception At Camden

The 2015 Cup Match teams attended a reception at Camden yesterday [July 27], ahead of the upcoming Cup Match Cricket Classic. Deputy Premier Bob Richards and Minister of Community, Culture and Sports Pat Gordon-Pamplin greeted the players in the absence of the Premier who was making his way back to the island following an overseas trip. Those attending... Read more of this article

Photos: Olde Towne Market’s Cup Match Theme

Photos: Olde Towne Market’s Cup Match Theme

The St George’s Olde Towne Market organisers and vendors held their market day yesterday [July 26], with the event featuring a Cup Match theme, with many items adorned with icons, symbols, and colours representing Someret and St. George’s. The day also featured a special event called the Shop and Win, a Crown and Anchor themed game played... Read more of this article

Olde Towne Market Will Have Cup Match Theme

Olde Towne Market Will Have Cup Match Theme

The Olde Towne Market organisers and vendors are preparing for their next market day tomorrow [July 26]. The theme for this month is Cup Match including a special feature, the Shop and Win, which is a Crown and Anchor themed game played with vendors, area businesses and interested shoppers. According to OTM Committee Member Lisa Rivas “the market... Read more of this article

PLP Calls For Transparency With Hotel Project

PLP Calls For Transparency With Hotel Project

The PLP said they join “with the people of St. George’s in welcoming the tabling of this Bill, while calling for the OBA to display openness and transparency on this critical project, which gives 10 years of concessions, a 262 year lease, and a casino to a potential developer.” This follows after Tourism Minister Shawn Crockwell tabled... Read more of this article

St. George’s Resort Act 2015 Tabled In House

St. George’s Resort Act 2015 Tabled In House

Minister of Tourism Development and Transport Shawn Crockwell tabled the St. George’s Resort Act 2015 in the House of Assembly, with the Ministry saying the proposed $120 million development will include 122 hotel rooms, renovation of the St. George’s golf course, up to 90 condominiums and a casino – which will be subject to an application... Read more of this article

Photos: Sailing Ship ‘Tiare Taporo’ In St George’s

Photos: Sailing Ship ‘Tiare Taporo’ In St George’s

The Tiare Taporo, a 130-foot sailing vessel owned by Pacific Schooners, paid a visit to St. George’s this week, bringing with it the interesting history behind the ship’s name. The Pacific Schooners website says, “The name itself is Tahitian and means “lime blossom” [in Cook Islands’ Maori it would be Tiare Tiporo] and was also... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: East End Cup Match Extravaganza

Photo Set #2: East End Cup Match Extravaganza

The Cup Match themed event – St George’s Cup Match Extravaganza – was held last night [July 17] at King’s Square in St. George’s, kicking off with a welcome from Town Mayor, Quinell Francis and featuring MCs Velma Anderson and Dean Foggo. The event included a fashion show featuring a variety of outfits available from the... Read more of this article

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