Calypso & Soca

Roots at Forty

Roots at Forty

February 4, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

On Saturday 9th January, 2016, loyal supporters of the band formerly known as Charlie’s Roots and the Rapso band 3Canal joined Soca music giant, Pelham Goddard and Roots, in celebrating their fortieth anniversary in the music business. This event, themed “Roots at Forty: Their Carnival Story” was produced by JVMP (Junior, Vonrick, Malcolm, Pelham) Promotions in collaboration with Hotel Normandie. It was held Under the Trees at Hotel Normandie, St. Ann’s Port of Spain, from 5:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. The artistes featured included David Michael Rudder, Roger George, 3Canal, Moricia Cagan and Nigel O’Connor.

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Special Events

Police Men Can Cook Competition 2015

Police Men Can Cook Competition 2015

November 28, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

On Saturday 03rd October, 2015, the North West region, under the auspices of the Acting Assistant Commissioner of Police, Carlisle Huggins of the Western Division, hosted its first annual “Police Men Can Cook” competition aimed at building comradeship amongst fellow officers and strengthening police-community relations.

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Chinese

Launch of Chinese Photographic Exhibition at Piarco International Airport

Launch of Chinese Photographic Exhibition at Piarco International Airport

August 11, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

The Chinese Embassy in Trinidad and Tobago held a photographic exhibition to commemorate forty-one years of diplomatic relations between China and Trinidad and Tobago on Friday 12th June, 2015, at the Piarco International Airport. This photographic exhibition consisted of images depicting the establishment of ties between China and Trinidad and Tobago including H. E. President Xi Jinping’s first state visit to Trinidad and Tobago in 2013…

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Concerts

Roots at Forty

Roots at Forty

February 4, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

On Saturday 9th January, 2016, loyal supporters of the band formerly known as Charlie’s Roots and the Rapso band 3Canal joined Soca music giant, Pelham Goddard and Roots, in celebrating their fortieth anniversary in the music business. This event, themed “Roots at Forty: Their Carnival Story” was produced by JVMP (Junior, Vonrick, Malcolm, Pelham) Promotions in collaboration with Hotel Normandie. It was held Under the Trees at Hotel Normandie, St. Ann’s Port of Spain, from 5:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. The artistes featured included David Michael Rudder, Roger George, 3Canal, Moricia Cagan and Nigel O’Connor.

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Schools

Yoplait, Vita Coca Jump Rope Open Championships

Yoplait, Vita Coca Jump Rope Open Championships

December 13, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

On Saturday 21st November, 2015, students from the Diamond Vale Government Primary School jumped, hopped and skipped their way to victory winning the grand prize of five thousand dollars and a challenge trophy in the Yoplait, Vita Coca Jump Rope Open Championships themed “Fix it with Tricks”.

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Reparations

Launch of the T&T National Committee on Reparations (TTNCR)

Launch of the T&T National Committee on Reparations (TTNCR)

July 27, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

The Reparations Committee of Trinidad and Tobago held the formal launch of the agenda on Saturday June 13th, 2015 at the Daaga Auditorium at UWI St Augustine. Present for this launch included Minister of the National Diversity and Social Integration Rodger Samuel, Minister of Foreign Affairs Winston Dookeran, Vice-Chancellor of UWI and Chairman of the CARICOM Reparations Commission Professor Sir Hilary Beckles…

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Photo Albums

Roots at Forty

Roots at Forty

On Saturday 9th January, 2016, loyal supporters of the band formerly known as Charlie’s Roots and the Rapso band 3Canal joined Soca music giant, Pelham Goddard and Roots, in celebrating their fortieth anniversary in the music business. This event, themed “Roots at Forty: Their Carnival Story” was produced by JVMP (Junior, Vonrick, Malcolm, Pelham) Promotions in collaboration with Hotel Normandie. It was held Under the Trees at Hotel Normandie, St. Ann’s Port of Spain, from 5:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. The artistes featured included David Michael Rudder, Roger George, 3Canal, Moricia Cagan and Nigel O’Connor.

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Yoplait, Vita Coca Jump Rope Open Championships

Yoplait, Vita Coca Jump Rope Open Championships

On Saturday 21st November, 2015, students from the Diamond Vale Government Primary School jumped, hopped and skipped their way to victory winning the grand prize of five thousand dollars and a challenge trophy in the Yoplait, Vita Coca Jump Rope Open Championships themed “Fix it with Tricks”.

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Noble Douglas Dance Company presents ‘Threshold’

Noble Douglas Dance Company presents ‘Threshold’

The Noble Douglas Dance Company Incorporated (NDDCI) presented “Threshold” on Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th October, 2015, at Queen’s Hall, St. Ann’s Port of Spain at 7.30 p.m. and 5.30 p.m. respectively as a continuation of its 30th anniversary celebrations.

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TUCO Calypso Gala 2015

TUCO Calypso Gala 2015

On Thursday 29th October, 2015, the Globe cinema, located on the corner of Park and St. Vincent streets, Port of Spain, was teeming with calypsonians both young and old, musicians, their guests and lovers of the calypso art-form for the TUCO Calypso Gala 2015.

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Police Men Can Cook Competition 2015

Police Men Can Cook Competition 2015

On Saturday 03rd October, 2015, the North West region, under the auspices of the Acting Assistant Commissioner of Police, Carlisle Huggins of the Western Division, hosted its first annual “Police Men Can Cook” competition aimed at building comradeship amongst fellow officers and strengthening police-community relations.

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Explainer in Concert: D’ Awakening

Explainer in Concert: D’ Awakening

On Wednesday 11th November, 2015, calypso lovers were treated to a very special night of calypso entertainment at De Nu Pub (formerly Mas Camp Pub) in Woodbrook, Port of Spain. The occasion was the long-awaited “Explainer in Concert: D’ Awakening”…

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Nrityanjali Theatre Institite for the Arts and Culture – “The Divine Flute”

Nrityanjali Theatre Institite for the Arts and Culture – “The Divine Flute”

On Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th October, 2015, the Nrityanjali Theatre (Institute for the Arts and Culture) in association with Mahatma Gandhi Institute for Cultural Co-operation, hosted its annual Classical Indian Ballet at Queen’s Hall, St. Ann’s, Port of Spain. The production was titled “The Divine Flute”

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TUCO Boat Cruise – A Touch of White

TUCO Boat Cruise – A Touch of White

The Trinbago Unified Calypso Organisation (TUCO) hosted its cooler boat cruise themed “A Touch of White” on board the Coral Vision on Sunday 31st October, 2015, as part of its Calypso History Month celebrations. Guests were asked to wear white…

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President’s Annual Calypso Reception 2015

President’s Annual Calypso Reception 2015

On Tuesday 27th October, 2015, President Anthony Carmona hosted a cocktail reception for calypsonians and others involved in the industry, at Queen’s Hall, St. Ann’s, Port of Spain, as part of the Trinbago Unified Calypsonians Organisation’s (TUCO) Calypso History Month celebrations which runs from October into November.

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Hearts and Mind Foundation Free Textbooks and School Supplies Distribution

Hearts and Mind Foundation Free Textbooks and School Supplies Distribution

On Friday 4th September, 2015, the Hearts and Mind Foundation of the Inter-Agency Task Force hosted a free textbooks and school supplies distribution ceremony at the Beetham Joint Community Centre, Port of Spain.

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Culture

Roots at Forty

Roots at Forty

Patrons gather under the trees at Hotel Normandie for the Roots at Forty event  On...


TUCO Calypso Gala 2015

TUCO Calypso Gala 2015

Globe Cinema at Green Corner Port of Spain  On Thursday 29th October, 2015,...


TUCO Boat Cruise – A Touch of White

TUCO Boat Cruise – A Touch of White

Patrons board the Coral Vision for the TUCO boat cruise  The Trinbago Unified...


President’s Annual Calypso Reception 2015

President’s Annual Calypso Reception 2015

A group of calypsonians and guests at the president’s annual calypso reception  On...


Launch of Chinese Photographic Exhibition at Piarco International Airport

Launch of Chinese Photographic Exhibition at Piarco International Airport

(Cross-section of the photographic exhibition displayed at the atrium of the Piarco...


Photographic Exhibition of Chinese Medical Team in Trinidad and Tobago

Photographic Exhibition of Chinese Medical Team in Trinidad and Tobago

(C) Chinese medical team leader Dr. Jia Wong, Minister of Health Dr. Fuad Khan and...


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Special Events

Police Men Can Cook Competition 2015

Police Men Can Cook Competition 2015

(R) Police Constable Jade Glasgow and fellow officials of the event  On Saturday...


Tubal Uriah Butler: Nelson Island Experience

Tubal Uriah Butler: Nelson Island Experience

Professor Winston Suite on the Nelson Island Experience Activist Clive Nunez on the...


Posse 67 Children’s Day 2015

Posse 67 Children’s Day 2015

A group shot in the Hilton Hotel car park, Lady Young Road, Port of Spain  On...


Palo’s Crew 2015 Mother’s Day Lime

Palo’s Crew 2015 Mother’s Day Lime

Mothers from the Mango Rose community  Once again, the hard-working members...


“Chinese Bridge” Chinese Proficiency Competition Press Conference

“Chinese Bridge” Chinese Proficiency Competition Press Conference

On Wednesday 15th April, 2015, the Chinese Embassy to Trinidad and Tobago, the Confucius...


The Career Fair 2014

The Career Fair 2014

A Collaborative Canadian and US Endeavour in Education By TriniView.com Reporters Posted:...


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