Tag: Castries


Saint Lucia launches Story Map and Smart Tourism Project, aims to enhance travel experience

The Ministry of Tourism, of Saint Lucia launched a Story Map and Smart Tourism Project in collaboration with the Taiwan ICDF. The project is implemented with a vision to enhance the overall tourism experience of all the visitors.

Saint Lucia celebrates 50 years of Gros Islet night Street party, offers entertainment

 Saint Lucia is all set to celebrate 50 glorious years of the Gros Islet night street party that is conducted every Friday. These parties play a huge role in expanding the local market and attracting tourists from different areas. 

Saint Lucia to host 68th CARPHA Conference on April 24

The 68th CARPHA is scheduled to be held in Saint Lucia on April 24 under the theme "Violence in the Caribbean: a Public Health Crisis." 

Rehabilitation work on Chaudborg Hill to commence on March 18

Major rehabilitation work will commence on the La Croix Chaudborg Hill in Babonneau and is scheduled to begin on March 18, 2024. Therefore, the Department of Infrastructure, Ports and Transport urged the public to be aware and exercise extra caution when transversing the area.

Reconstruction of Morne Lay-by-Park completes in Saint Lucia

The reconstruction of the much-awaited project- Morne Lay-by-Park has completed in Saint Lucia on Friday. The announcement was made by Ministry of Tourism and said that the park is aimed to support the street vendors, and local business holders.

Barry Augustin shot dead near Governor General’s residence in Castries, Saint Lucia

36-year-old Barry Augustin, resident of La Toc, Castries, was shot dead just outside the official residence of the Governor General on Sunday. It is to be noted that this incident marks the 10th homicide on the island this year.  

Saint Lucia: Abhyssin John surrenders, Police seeks other 4 in stolen goods case

Abhyssin John, one out of the five suspects charged for the offence of handling stolen goods has turned himself in to the police. The Saint Lucia Police requested the public to assist them in finding the other four.  

Mervin Amedee charged with armed robbery by Saint Lucia Police

The Royal Saint Lucia Police Force charged 54-year-old Mervin Amedee, a resident of La Croix, Babonneau. The suspect was arrested with the offence of Robbery and for using an imitation firearm to commit robbery.

Saint Lucia Police finds dead body of Denroy Saltibus in Castries

The Saint Lucia Police found an unresponsive male, Denroy Saltibus alias ‘Bounty’ on 13th January, 2024 in Castries.

Saint Lucia: 26-year-old stabs man to death, charged

A 26-year-old charged for the offence of brutally stabbing and killing 30-year-old. The incident took place at around 5:00 pm on Sunday 31 December, 2023 at Manoel Street, Saint Lucia.

WASCO Update: Water interruption in Castries and Ciceron

The Water and Sewerage Company Inc. (WASCO) informed the public about regarding the damaged line on Upper Chausee Road on January 8, 2024.

Equity Minister visits Boys Training Centre ahead of Christmas

Equity Minister of Saint Lucia Joachim Henry visited the residents of the Boys Training Centre on Friday and extended his heartfelt wishes and festive cheer ahead of Christmas.