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COVID-19 Update: 22 Active Cases; Two Workplace Clusters Identified, Ongoing

The following is an update since the press release of Monday, August 16th. An additional 16 cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed. They are as follows:  Five employees of the food and beverage department of one of the resorts– the cluster consists of two females and three males with no history of travel. All, […]

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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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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 LAUNCHES VIRTUAL ISLAND TOURS WITH ‘EXPERIENCE ANGUILLA AT HOME’

Platform Offers Opportunity to ‘Visit’ Award-Winning Island From Home The Valley, Anguilla, July 15, 2020……..The Anguilla Tourist Board (ATB) is launching a new online platform offering visitors an opportunity to experience the best of Anguilla from the comfort of their own homes. Experience Anguilla At Home is an immersive video and audio platform showcasing the […]

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ANGUILLA WINS BEST ISLAND IN THE CARIBBEAN BERMUDA, AND THE BAHAMAS IN TRAVEL+LEISURE 2020 WORLD’S BEST AWARDS

The Valley, Anguilla, July 9, 2020…… The Hon. Haydn Hughes, Minister of Tourism for Anguilla, and the Hon. Cardigan Connor, former Parliamentary Secretary for Tourism, came together in a bipartisan spirit of unity to celebrate Anguilla’s success as the preferred Caribbean destination.   For the fourth consecutive year in a row, Anguilla is ranked No. 1 […]

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Non-Partisan Citizens to Observe General Election

The Anguilla Governor’s Office under the legal basis set out in the Regulations, 2020 made by the Governor under Section 97 of the Elections Act 2019 (Act No. 18/2019) has accredited the “Anguilla Independent Citizens Observers (AICO)”. The role of the Anguilla Independent Citizens Observers (AICO) is to observe and evaluate the upcoming Anguilla General […]

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COVID-19 Response Quarantine Update – First repatriated persons to be released

The Ministry of Health notes all residents being repatriated to Anguilla are required to quarantine for at least 14 days after their arrival to Anguilla pursuant to the Public Health (Quarantine) Regulations and the Quarantine (COVID -19) Rules 2020. Persons under quarantine have had their movements restricted and are routinely monitored by health personnel to […]