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(EMU) – St. Kitts, A heated discussion surrounding the issue of whether a Text book on local history should start with occurrences in Africa or include only details of the experience that took place upon enslaved Africans’ arrival in St. Kitts and Nevis, concluded a recent meeting of the UNESCO […]

UNESCO SUPPORTS LOCAL HISTORY TEXT TO BE INTRODUCED IN SCHOOLS ...


By Orita Bailey The long awaited re-enactment of the 1782 Battle of Brimstone Hill took place on Thursday 29th March before a large crowd of observers, at the historic fort. The Re-enactors were from the British Brigade, an organisation of enthusiasts from the United States and local members of the […]

Battle of Brimstone Hill Re-enacted 230 years Later!


By Orita Bailey Brimstone Hill Fortress will once again reverberate with the sound of gunfire when re-enactors from The British Soldiers Fund from the USA and members of the St. Kitts-Nevis Defence Force re-enact the battle which was to play a pivotal role in the future and history of the […]

Re-enactment of Battle of Brimstone Hill