Archive for April 20th, 2022

US visitor dies after snorkelling off 7MB

US visitor dies after snorkelling off 7MB

| 20/04/2022 | 27 Comments

(CNS): A 67-year-old man from the United States who was found in the sea close to The Beachcomber off the West Bay Road, along Seven Mile Beach, was pronounced dead at the George Town hospital on Friday afternoon. The man was in the water snorkelling when he lost consciousness and was brought to shore by […]

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Armed men assault staff in Savannah robbery

Armed men assault staff in Savannah robbery

| 20/04/2022 | 22 Comments

(CNS): Police have opened another robbery investigation after a small business in Savannah was targeted Tuesday night by three men, two of whom had guns. Police were called to the stick-up in Homestead Crescent at around 9:40pm on19 April. The three masked men entered the premises and demanded money. One of them fired a shot […]

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Mangroves sacrificed for builders’ supply yard

Mangroves sacrificed for builders’ supply yard

| 20/04/2022 | 129 Comments

(CNS): The Central Planning Authority has granted a controversial application that will see the remaining mangroves on a parcel of land along the South Sound coastline removed for a commercial builders’ supply store. Even though the Department of Environment is urging the CPA not to sacrifice the mangroves for a project that would be far […]

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