Tag Archives: Fancy

Affordable Housing a Fundamental Human Right

The Land Distribution Programme initiated by the Government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines moved one step further on September 14th, with the presentation of letters-of-offer to forty-one residents of Fancy. The new owners will have an opportunity to purchase the lands at a cost of EC $0.50 per sq ft. Delivering the feature address… Continue Reading →

There Is Concern For Forest Destruction In Fancy

The Forestry department has expressed concern about the apparent destruction of the forests plantation within the Fancy area. The department says goats are allowed to run loose within the restricted forest boundaries for extended periods, causing considerable damage to trees and destroying the integrity of the forest and its environment. According to a statement from… Continue Reading →

Fancy Primary School – Vegetable Nursery Opening

An official ceremony will be held today to signal the opening of a Vegetable Nursery at the Fancy Primary School. President of the recently formed Fancy Vegetable Farmers Co-operative (FAVFCO) group, Marsha Williams, says vegetable production in Fancy has been plagued in the past by the unavailability of planting materials due mainly to lack of… Continue Reading →

Dr. Ralph Gonsalves Endeavors To Have Student Transport Throughout SVG

Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves has confirmed the commitment of the Government to ensuring that transportation is available for students across the country. Delivering the feature address at this afternoon’s ceremony, Dr. Gonsalves noted that transportation for school children is subsidized by the Government. The Prime Minister explained that the Government also provides a subsidy… Continue Reading →

The Government Will Hand Over A New School Bus To The Community Of Fancy

A release from the Prime Minister’s Office says the presentation ceremony will be held on Thursday March 19th at 130pm in Fancy. Addresses will be made by Prime Minster Dr. Ralph Gonsalves, the Parliamentary Representative for the area Montgomery Daniel, as well as representatives from the Ministry of Transport, the Mustique Charitable Trust and National… Continue Reading →

The National Heroes Day Festival Held In Fancy Which Has Been Dubbed Another Huge Success

Parliamentary Representative for the fancy Community, Montgomery Daniel said persons from all over the country were present at the festival and this shows that the Vincentian community continues to work closely together. He said the festival which was held to celebrate the lives of the children who died in the Rock Gutter accident on January… Continue Reading →