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Returning Resident Tests Positive for COVID-19 – Two Active Cases on Island

A minor female returning resident from the United Kingdom tested positive for COVID-19 after undergoing her repeat test as per established protocol for unvaccinated minors. She arrived in Anguilla on July 12, submitted a negative COVID-19 PCR test result prior to arrival, and subsequently tested negative upon arrival. Presently she has mild symptoms and is […]

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Council Member for Montserrat Assumes Chairmanship of ECCB Monetary Council 

Council Member for Montserrat Assumes Chairmanship of ECCB Monetary Council  19 July, Basseterre, Saint Christopher (St Kitts) and Nevis –  Chairmanship of the Monetary Council of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) will be transferred to the Honourable Premier and Council Member for Montserrat, Joseph Easton Farrell, during a Handing Over Ceremony on 23 July. […]

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COVID-19 Vaccinations moving to Anguilla Football Association Stadium

The Ministry of Health hereby advises that all COVID-19 vaccinations will now be conducted at the Anguilla Football Association Stadium effective April 23rd 2021 starting at 9:30am. There will be two different areas for vaccination depending on dosage: First doses will be provided on the southern section of the stand. Persons wishing to obtain their […]

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Visitor Tests Positive for COVID-19 –Two Active Cases on Island; Vaccinations for Homebound Persons Available

An adult female visitor from the United States, who arrived in Anguilla yesterday evening, March 21st, has tested positive for COVID-19. She submitted a negative COVID-19 PCR test result prior to arrival and was subsequently tested upon arrival as per the established protocol. That test came back positive. She is asymptomatic and remains in isolation […]

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Anguilla’s Esther Ward among the UWI’s Top Student Athletes to be celebrated on Wednesday, November 4, 2020

Ms. Esther Ward of The University of The West Indies (UWI) Open Campus Anguilla is among nine (9) top Student Athletes to be honoured by The University on Wednesday, November 4, 2020 at 8:00 p.m.  Esther, who, recently completed a Bachelor of Science Management Studies (Entrepreneurship), is one of two (2) finalists for the Vice […]

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NINTH STATEMENT FROM MINISTRY AND DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION ON CORONAVIRUS REGARDING THE RE-OPENING OF ANGUILLA’S BORDERS

Collaboration with the Ministry of Health The Ministry and Department of Education will continue to work closely with the Ministry of Health to ensure we are kept abreast of all recent developments regarding the coronavirus and to ensure we maintain a healthy and safe environment for our teachers, support staff, students and stakeholders. Alert Stage […]

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Esther Ward Nominated for The University of The West Indies Sportswoman of The Year Award

The University of The West Indies (UWI) Open Campus Anguilla is thrilled and beaming with Pelican pride as its very own Esther Ward is a nominee for The UWI Vice Chancellor’s Sportswoman of The Year Award 2020.  Ms. Ward, who is an avid footballer, was also a finalist for the 2017 Sportswoman Award and is […]

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GROUND TRANSPORTATION PRESENTATION AND DISUCSSION FORUM

Novel Coronavirus; COVID-19, initially deemed a major health crisis, has evolved into a catastrophic global economic crisis. In an effort to contain the spread of the COVID-19 virus, Anguilla, along with many other Caribbean countries closed borders, thus restricting travel to their shores. As a result, regional and international tourism came to an unprecedented halt, […]