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Saturday, 30 November 2013 07:49

Happy Independence

Today we celebrate 47 years of Nationhood. Let us continue to strive for excellence as a Nation through hard work, self respect, service and determination. As you go through your day, remember the words of the National Pledge. Have a…
Wednesday, 27 November 2013 08:03

Troubadours Fete

The Royal Commonwealth Society in celebration of Barbados' 47 years of independence, presents the The Troubadours International in a "Back in Time" Fete. Also featuring: Desmond Weekes, John King, Tony Grazette, Jegna, and DJ Music by Admiral International. DATE: Saturday,…
Thursday, 21 November 2013 12:25

Travel With Grace

Discover the cultural diversity of vibrant dynamic South Africa; visit the largest display of falling water in the entire world at Victoria Falls, Zambia; go on a safari in Chobe National Park, Botswana. Travel with Grace from February 22nd to…
Wednesday, 13 November 2013 17:52

New Membership Cards

BARP will be launching the new membership card with photo identification on December 1, 2013. New members will receive the new membership card while existing members will receive their new card on renewal of their membership. For those persons who…
Friday, 08 November 2013 12:56

First Regional ARP Meeting

 Sitting (L-R): Lindell Nurse (Treasurer), Elsa Webster (Executive Manager), Edward Bushell (President), Dame Billie Miller (Vice President)Standing (L-R): Frantz Remy (AMDOR, Martinique), Remise Anthony (St. Lucia Association of Retired Persons), Michelle Nunes (Trinidad and Tobago of Responsible Persons), Slyvesta Serieux…
Friday, 25 October 2013 14:03

Variety Concert 2013 Highlights

On October 19th, BARP hosted it's annual variety concert “Something’s Always Happening at BARP” at the Frank Collymore Hall.  The concert featured the talent of participating BARP Members in the performing arts, and it was a resounding success. View the…
Friday, 25 October 2013 10:22

BARP Humour

Tue, October 22, 2013 - 12:05 AM If there was any doubt that members of the Barbados Association of Retired Persons could throw a party, one just had to be at the Frank Collymore Hall last Saturday to witness them…
Thursday, 10 October 2013 14:40

Free Seminar on Wills & Estates

November 1st, 2013, 9:00 am - 11:00 am, Hilton Barbados Come hear all you should know about: The Importance and Legal Framework of a Will Distributing your Assets - Who should be in control?Ensuring your Life's Possessions end up in…
Wednesday, 09 October 2013 08:07

BIPA Members Only Meeting

6:00 PM Wednesday, October 16th, 2013, Anne Johnson Auditorim, St. Gabriel's School For more information or to join BIPA call 230-1026 or visit their Facebook page or their website www.thebipa.net
Thursday, 03 October 2013 12:55

Beginners: The Computer Part 1

Get On-board with BARP Computer Courses Courtesy of the Community Development Department Tutor: Mrs. Cheryl Outram, 264-8450 Beginners: The Computer Part 1 This is for the beginner who knows nothing about the computer.  Persons should have access to a computer…
Thursday, 03 October 2013 11:56

Internet, Emailing & Social Media Part 1

Get On-board with BARP Computer Courses Courtesy of the Community Development Department Tutor: Mrs. Cheryl Outram, 264-8450 Internet, Emailing & Social Media Part 1 This program introduces you to the world-wide web and Social Media. It equips you with the…
October 1, 2013 (AP) By KRISTEN GELINEAU Associated Press 80-year-old Marianne Blomberg works out at a gym in Stockholm. The world is aging so fast that most countries are not prepared to support their swelling numbers of elderly people, according…
Monday, 30 September 2013 16:36

BARP Vacancies

BARP is seeking to fill the following positions:Customer Service RepresentativeSenior Accounting OfficerGolden Health Client AdministratorAdministrative AssistantBusiness Development OfficerDownload the PDF of the 5 positions and job descriptions » Applications should be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. no later than Friday October 11,…
Tuesday, 24 September 2013 11:18

Elders Appreciation Day 2013

Under the theme 'Elevate, Celebrate & Appreciate, the very young to the old came out to celebrate at the annual BARP Elders Appreciation Day Fair which took place last Saturday at Pax Hill, Girl Guides Headquarters. On the day those…
Wednesday, 18 September 2013 10:35

Take Warning: "Granny’s say on HIV & Sex"

The Ministry of Social Care, National Assistance Board, Community Development Department and BARP presents Take Warning “Granny’s say on HIV & Sex”: An informative and exciting Kick Dust production scripted and directed by Winston Farrell at Combermere School on September…
Wednesday, 04 September 2013 15:34

HEARTSAVER FIRST AID PROGRAMME WITH CPR & AED

BARP is collaborating with the HEART & STROKE FOUNDATION OF BARBADOS to afford a limited number of BARP members the opportunity of participating in an intensive ONE-DAY Training course in elements of FIRST AID vital for initial treatment in the…
Wednesday, 21 August 2013 08:58

Globeathon Barbados

BARP proudly sponsors Globeathon Barbados on Sunday, September 29, 2013 at 4:30 pm. This 5 kilometer trek through Bridgetown and back will culminate outside Government Headquarters on Bay Street. We urge you to come out and show your support for…
Tuesday, 20 August 2013 09:30

BARNOD Fundraising Fair

Saturday August 24th, 2013 at the N.U.P.W. Headquarters, Dalkeith, St. Michael12 Noon - 7 P.M Admission $5.00
Friday, 16 August 2013 12:37

BIPA Members Only Meeting

6:00 PM Wednesday, August 21st, 2013, Anne Johnson Auditorim, St. Gabriel's SchoolUpdates on BIPA  Law Suits and Judicial Manager Proposals. For more information call 230-1020 or visit www.thebipa.net
Wednesday, 07 August 2013 14:50

Silver Soca 2013 Highlights

View pictures and video from the recently held BARP Silver Soca Xplosion.
Thursday, 25 July 2013 08:19

Skills Bank

One of BARP’s objectives is “to market the skills and expertise of retired persons so as to provide extra income for them, by creating a knowledge pool which may be drawn on bythe wider community.” To that end we would…
Monday, 22 July 2013 12:05

New Membership Rates

Members were informed at the Annual General Meeting  that effective July 22, 2013 the membership rates will change to the following: 1 Year $60.00 3 Years $150.00 5 Years $200.00 •       BARP will cease to offer Life membership and existing…
Saturday, 29 June 2013 05:31

NOTICE of EGM and AGM

1. Due to lack of a quorum, the Extraordinary General Meeting of Barbados Association of Retired Persons Inc which was scheduled for Saturday July 13, 2013 at 2:00 p.m at Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre, Two Mile Hill, St Michael., was…
Thursday, 27 June 2013 16:55

BARP SilverSoca Xplosion

Early Bird Tickets Sold Out! The BARP Fete for the Crop Over  Season has been rebranded to the new BARP SilverSoca Xplosion which will be held on July 27, 2013 at Plantation Garden Theatre, 12 noon – 6 pm. LINEUP:…
Thursday, 13 June 2013 18:33

National Senior Games 2013

Saturday, June 29th, 2013 -  8:00 am to 6:00 pm, National Stadium. Track & Field, Cycling & more... Tickets: $10 VIP Stand/ $5 Other Stand. Children under 5yrs old FREEBox Offices: CS Pharmacy (Broad Street), Carlton Supermarket, Emerald City Supermarket,…
Saturday, 08 June 2013 21:56

Villages Farmers' Market

The Villages Farmers' MarketEvery Saturday 7:30 - 11:30 AM From June 8th, 2013 Come and get your fresh fruits, vegetables, bread flora and much more! Coffee, smoothies, full breakfast and other delicious items will also be on sale! Coverly Square…
Thursday, 23 May 2013 13:22

Supercenternarian Passes

Mr. James Emmanuel "Doc" Sisnett (Photo by Gordon Brooks - 2010) The Barbados Association of Retired Persons extends sincere condolences to the family of the late James Emmanuel "Doc" Sisnett. Mr Sisnett was the oldest person in the western hemisphere…
Wednesday, 22 May 2013 11:10

BIPA Annual General Meeting

The first Annual General Meeting of the Barbados Investors and Policyholders Alliance Inc. will be held at Anne Johnson Auditorium, St. Gabriel's School, Thursday June 6th, 2013 at 6:00 p.m. For more information, call 230-1026 or visit thebipa.net or the…
Tuesday, 30 April 2013 06:02

SilverSoca Xplosion

The BARP Fete for the Crop Over  Season has been rebranded to the new BARP SilverSoca Xplosion which will be held on July 27, 2013 at Plantation Garden Theatre, 12 noon – 6 pm. This year it promises to be…
2013-04-26 MTW MAKES PRESENTATION TO OLDEST BARBADIAN, BARP  Minister of Transport and Works, Mr. Michael Lashley (third from left) handing over the framed photograph to Barbados’ oldest citizen, Mr. James Emmanuel Sisnett (seated). Looking on are (at left) Mr.…
Friday, 26 April 2013 08:37

Essay Winner 14 - 16 Category

Barbados Today April 25th, 2013 Cyndi gets the nod It was Cyndi Marshall’s first time entering the BARP essay competition but she is no stranger to this year’s topic choice, The Role Of The Extended Family Is Fast Disappearing From…
Friday, 26 April 2013 08:19

2013 Essay Competition

Barbados Today April 24, 2013 2013 BARP entries best yet This year’s Barbados Association of Retired Persons essay competition was the best in its four-year history. This is according to chief judge, Dame Patricia Symmonds, who at the time was giving…
Tuesday, 23 April 2013 13:28

Registration - National Senior Games

Register now for the National Senior Games 2013. Registration is free up to June 7th. EVENTS:   5K Road Race - Sunday, June 9th, 6:00 am, Stadium Road, and Track & Field Meet - Saturday, June 29th, 8:00 am - 6:00…
Friday, 19 April 2013 11:53

Link Your BARP Number

BARP is encouraging existing members who have not linked their BARP Number with their Magna Card to fill out the information and return it to the Office».BARP members MUST link their MID or BARP # to their Magna cards in…
Updated April 23rd, 2013 CCRP Legacy Awards, April 20th, 2013 - BARP President Mr. Bushell and Hon. Prof. Denise Eldemire-Shearer, CD, - Chairman cutting the 3rd Anniversary Cake. Â BARP President Edward Bushell Kingston, Jamaica, April 5, 2013: President of…
Saturday, 23 March 2013 09:51

Brancker's Shopper Goes Cruiser

BRANCKER MANAGEMENT, (from left) Jason, Adrian and Carol-Ann Brancker, congratulate Oscar Johnson (centre) , the winner of the Brancker's competition which rewards the biggest BARP spender with a Caribbean cruise. Elsa Webster BARP's Executive Director (second from right) and Ed…
Tuesday, 05 March 2013 10:29

Press Conference March 4th

PRESS CONFERENCE Date: March 04, 2013Venue: BARP Conference RoomPurpose: To introduce the Executive Manager Executive Manager:  Ms Elsa WebsterAppointment: January 1, 2013Present: President, Edward Bushell; Executive Manager, Elsa Webster Summary of some of the issues touched on during the press…
Monday, 04 March 2013 09:51

Discount Increase

Trowel Plastics - The discount offered from Trowel Plastics has changed from 7.5% to 10%. All BARP members now earn a larger discount from shopping at Trowel Plastic Bagatelle due to the revised discount level. The BARP Day discount is…
Monday, 04 March 2013 08:11

Tax Clinic

In conjunction with Barbados Tax Prep, BARP offers a Tax Clinic to all members at the special rate of $80.00. The clinic will be held from March 11th - 22nd, 10am - 3pm at the BARP office in Collymore.
Monday, 18 February 2013 12:48

Office Closed Early

The BARP office will be closed on Thursday, February 21st, 2013 at 3:00 PM to facilitate voting.
Friday, 15 February 2013 16:36

Sir Branford Taitt Passes

 Sir Branford Taitt 1938 -2013 It is with deep sadness that the Barbados Association of Retired Persons (BARP) learns of the passing of Sir Branford Taitt on February 15, 2013.  Sir Branford Taitt  was a true statesman and played…
Tuesday, 12 February 2013 15:19

New Executive Manager

Meet the New Executive Manager of BARP, Ms Elsa Webster, who now heads the management team guiding the association forward. Elsa Webster has a unique combination of expertise in business management and consulting, performance management, organizational design, information and communications…
Monday, 04 February 2013 16:25

Manifesto Proposals

Download Manifesto Proposals» Dear Members, In accordance with BARP’s mission to represent the views and interests of its Members and of all Elderly Persons in Barbados, we have submitted a set of proposals to the major political parties for inclusion…
Monday, 04 February 2013 11:05

BIPA Meeting

The next BIPA meeting is on Wednesday, February 13th, 6:00 PM at Anne Johnson Auditorium, St. Gabriel's School.
Thursday, 24 January 2013 20:53

Computer Course For True Beginners

Stage 1: 24 Hours for BARP Members Only Registration Fee - $80.00 Instructor: Ms. Cheryl Outram Space is limited, so register now. Date and location to be confirmed for the computer class. Interested BARP Members can still call the office…
Thursday, 24 January 2013 20:43

Art Class For Beginners

ART CLASS FOR BEGINNERS (20 HRS) WHEN: Thursday February 7, 2013, 1pm-3pm. WHERE: ART STUDIO: Valley Resource Centre, Glebe, St. George. DURATION: 10 Weeks, Every Thursday 1pm- 3pm. REGISTRATION: BARP Office, Collymore Rock, St. Michael. FEE: $70.00. Download and print…
Friday, 28 December 2012 10:07

Closing Notice

BARP Members please note that on Monday, December 31, 2012, the Office will close at 12 Noon. The Office will reopen for business on Wednesday, January 2, 2013. To Our Members and Stakeholders Have a Peaceful and Prosperous 2013!
Monday, 24 December 2012 02:13

Christmas Message

As we celebrate the birth of the Christ child, we at BARP extend to our many members and friends in Barbados and the Diaspora the wish for a most blessed Christmas and a prosperous and active New Year. Carolling, Tuk…
Monday, 17 December 2012 10:20

Closing Notice

Tuesday, 04 December 2012 19:13

NOTICE - Proposed New By-laws

The proposed new By-laws of Barbados Association of Retired Persons Inc are available on BARP’s website www.barpbb.com or from BARP’s Office at Collymore Rock, St Michael. Members are invited to submit comments and recommendations on the proposed new By-laws to the…
A guided tour! This exciting excursion allows you to travel back in time, in air-conditioned comfort, through Barbados’ Historic Garrison, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Dating back to 1650, the site is thought to be home to the most intact,…
Tuesday, 30 October 2012 21:46

BARP Meets With Martinique Seniors

The Barbados Association of Retired Persons (BARP) recently met with a like-minded seniors group from the island of Martinique. Twenty-seven members of the Association Bien Vieillir, Sainte-Marie (Association for Aging Well – Sainte-Marie) invited BARP representatives to afternoon tea at the Barbados…
Thursday, 25 October 2012 09:25

Seven Seas Celebrates the 50 Plus

Come rain or shine (and rain it did), nothing would stop these enthusiastic 100 members of the BARP family converging at Wine World Warrens to embark on a journey promised to be filled with a celebration of some of the…
Tuesday, 02 October 2012 14:51

Elders Celebrated

The world observes International Day of Older Persons today but on Saturday, September 29, the Barbados Association of Retired Persons started their observance early when they feted seniors at an Elder Appreciation Day.  The day was filled with entertainment as…
Monday, 01 October 2012 16:25

BIPA - Unaswered Questions

The CLICO Interim Forensic Report was completed in December 2011. What has happened to the Final Report? Has the Judicial Manager been discharged, or is the plight of 25,000 policy holders now just being completely ignored? The Barbados Investors &…
Wednesday, 26 September 2012 17:13

Elders Appreciation Day Fair

"Bridging the Gap" 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM  This Saturday, September, 29th Tyrol Cot Heritage Village, Codrington Hill, St. Michael Admission: "Old Time" Donation of  $2 Play Old time favourites: Warri, Chinese Skip, Hop Scotch and more. Entertainment: Gryner, Adonijah,…
Wednesday, 26 September 2012 09:17

Farewell to Sir Carlisle

Sir Carlisle Burton, BARP's first president and founding member, was laid to rest yesterday September 25th. The BARP Executive and members were part of the large congregation gathered at St. Mary's Church to bid a final farewell to an extraordinary…
Friday, 21 September 2012 03:01

Memorial and Condolence Book

The Barbados Association of Retired Persons (BARP) has prepared a memorial and a condolence book, and invites BARP members to express their sympathies to the family of the late Sir Carlisle Burton, founding member and first President of BARP, who…
Tuesday, 18 September 2012 15:05

Founding Member Passes

Sir Carlisle Burton  -- It is with deep regret that we note the passing of Sir Carlisle Burton a Principal founder member of BARP. The Board of Directors, staff and members of BARP extend condolences to the family of Sir…
Friday, 14 September 2012 10:23

BARP Members Complete Computer Course

Instructor Cheryl Otrum, Participant, and BARP Vice President, Dame Billie Miller. Having recently completed a computer course conducted by the Barbados Association of Retired Persons (BARP) in collaboration with the ministry of Community Development, a group of BARP members are…
Thursday, 06 September 2012 12:42

Lecture - September 13th, 2012

BARP presents A HISTORICAL INSPIRATION FROM OUR PAST with Professor Pedro Welch, Dean of the Faculty of Humanities and Education, University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus. The lecture is on Our Women in the Emancipation Era: COUNTERING PATRIARCHAL…
Friday, 17 August 2012 14:10

BARP Appoints New Director

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – BARBADOS ASSOCIATION OF RETIRED PERSONS INC APPOINTS NEW DIRECTOR Barbados Association of Retired Persons Inc is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Ruall Harris as a Director effective July 26, 2012.  Mr Harris is…
Thursday, 16 August 2012 17:17

BARP Merchandise on Sale

BARP ITEM PRICE LIST PENS $5.00 each MUGS $25.00 each T-SHIRTS $25.00 each KEY RINGS $6.00 each CANVAS BAGS $20.00 each GYM TOWELS $15.00 each SMALL UMBRELLAS $20.00 each LARGE UMBRELLAS $30.00 each POLO SHIRTS $40.00 each FIFTY PLUS MAGAZINES…
Tuesday, 14 August 2012 15:17

Biennial Diaspora Conference

The Barbados Association of Retired Persons Inc. (BARP) recently participated in the Biennial Diaspora Conference "Barbados Network Consultation 2012", organised by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre from August 7-10. Executive Manager of BARP, Alphea…
Thursday, 28 June 2012 18:40

Notice of Extraordinary General Meeting

(View notice as a PDF ») NOTICE is hereby given that an Extraordinary General Meeting of Members of Barbados Association of Retired Persons Inc. (“the Company”) will be held at Abundant Life Assembly, Bank Hall, St Michael, on Saturday July…
Thursday, 28 June 2012 18:23

Notice of AGM (Corrected)

(View this notice as a PDF ») NOTICE is hereby given that the Eighteenth Annual General Meeting of Members of Barbados Association of Retired Persons Inc. (“the Company”) will be held at Abundant Life Assembly, Bank Hall, St Michael, on…
Thursday, 14 June 2012 16:21

Essay Competition 2012

BARP CEO Alphea Wiggins-Rock and Senior Category winner Ryan Herbert. Bridging the generation gap and creating awareness is the purpose of the Barbados Association of Retired Person’s essay competition. At their Collymore Rock office, 11 successful entrants were awarded for…
Monday, 11 June 2012 13:26

BARP Featured on The People's Business

BARP appeared on the CBC TV8 programme "The People's Business" on Sunday, June 10th discussing the objectives of the association and also interacting with the public through on air calls. Appearing on behalf of BARP were President Edward Bushelle, CEO…
Monday, 11 June 2012 11:18

BARP Returns to The People's Business

BARP was featured on The People's Business on Sunday, June 10th, 2012 on CBC TV8 at 8:02 p.m and the rebroadcast will air on Tuesday, June 12th at 10:00am.
Saturday, 26 May 2012 03:19

Draft of New By-laws for Review

On August 24, 2011, the Board of Directors appointed a Committee to review BARP’s By-laws. The draft By-laws will be considered by Members at an Extraordinary General Meeting to be convened on Saturday July 14, 2012. Members are, however, invited…
Friday, 25 May 2012 20:03

BARP Returns to The People's Business

BARP will be featured on The People's Business on Sunday, June 10th, 2012 on CBC TV8 at 8:02 p.m.
The Eighteenth Annual General Meeting of Barbados Association of Retired Persons Inc. (BARP) will be held on Saturday July 14, 2012 immediately following an Extraordinary General Meeting to be held on July 14, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. at Abundant Life…
Wednesday, 23 May 2012 12:28

BARP's Legal Seminar a Success

BARP's legal seminar on Wills, Estates and Property matters was well attended by its members on Saturday 19th May at the Lecture Theatre of  the University of West Indies. Attorneys-At-Law Woodbine Davis O.E.B, Q.C and Trena Kellman L.L.B gave clear…
Monday, 07 May 2012 14:15

The People's Business

BARP was featured on the CBC Channel 8 programme "The People's Business" discussing Reverse Mortgages. The programme aired on Sunday, May 6th. 2012 and was rebroadcasted on Tuesday May 8th, 2012. Host of the show is Maureen Holder, and members…
The Eighteenth Annual General Meeting of Barbados Association of Retired Persons Inc. (BARP) will be held on Saturday July 14, 2012 immediately following an Extraordinary General Meeting to be held on July 14, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. at Abundant Life…
Thursday, 03 May 2012 17:51

Reverse Mortgages Interview

 Sr Vice President and Director with NewLink Group, Mr. Byren Innes Host of the BARP Fifty Plus radio show Mr. Peter Boyce interviewed Mr. Byren Innes Sr Vice President and Director with NewLink Group, a Canadian based Marketing and…
Friday, 20 April 2012 09:42

Annual General Meeting 2012

The Annual General Meeting will be held at the Abundant Life Assembly, Bank Hall St. Michael on Saturday July 14th, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. ONLY Members in good financial standing will be eligible to vote. If your mailing address has…
Saturday, 31 March 2012 10:43

Notice - All BARP Members

Please check your BARP Cards for expiry dates. If your card has expired kindly visit the BARP Office and renew your membership immediately. All Golden Health Premiums are due on the 15th of every month. You may also pay your…
Monday, 26 March 2012 22:08

Easter Tea Party and Hat Parade 2012

Overall winner Pansy Griffith receives prize from BARP Vice President Norma Roach. (Click image for larger view) Â "Happy is the head that wears the Hat" was the theme of the BARP Easter Tea Party and Hat Parade held on…
Thursday, 01 March 2012 16:42

Indelible Memories of Africa

In celebration of Black History Month the Barbados Association of Retired Persons (BARP) presented a lecture entitled, “INDELIBLE MEMORIES OF AFRICA” on 28th February at the Main Guard, The Garrison. Indelible memories of Africa, the second largest continent in the world,…
Wednesday, 29 February 2012 16:04

Renewal Notice

RENEWAL NOTICE - TO ALL BARP MEMBERS Please check your BARP Cards for expiry dates. If your card has expired kindly visit the BARP Office and renew your membership immediately.ALL Golden Health Premiums are due on the 15th of every…
Sunday, 05 February 2012 12:01

NOTICE -Temporary Office

To ensure a smooth transition to the Collymore Rock Office, The Barbados Association of Retired Persons Inc. (BARP) will continue to serve its members at the temporary office located at Westray House Welches, Christ Church until Friday February 17th, 2012.…
Sunday, 29 January 2012 22:45

New Partnership Agreement

 BARP President Ed Bushell signs charter. "The membership of Barbados Association of Retired Persons has now reached over 30,000 members" according to BARP President Edward Bushell who recently spoke at the launch of the Knights Advantage Health Club at…
Wednesday, 18 January 2012 02:06

Attorney General Joins BARP

Attorney General, Adriel Brathwaite, receives his BARP membership card from  BARP President, Edward Bushell Attorney General of Barbados, Adriel Brathwaite, recently celebrated his 50th Birthday and visited the office of the Barbados Association of Retired Persons (BARP) this week to…
Sunday, 15 January 2012 14:26

BIPA General Meeting

A BIPA general meeting will be held on Wednesday, February 1, 2012 at 6:00 p.m. at the Anne Johnson Auditorium, St. Gabriel’s School, Henry’s Lane, St. Michael. For more information, please visit www.thebipa.net or call 230-1026.    
Tuesday, 10 January 2012 18:10

BARP Presents Car to Raffle Winner

 Hon. Maizie Barker Welch presents keys to Mrs. Heidi Hutchinson with President, Ed Bushell, BARP Executive Manager, Alphea Wiggins Rock, and Nassco Sales Manager, Roger Moore, present.  The keys to the new Toyota Yaris were handed over to…
Monday, 09 January 2012 16:26

NOTICE - Office Temporary Relocation

The Office of the Barbados Association of Retired Persons Inc. (BARP) located in Collymore Rock, St. Michael will be undergoing renovations during the period of January 23, 2012 until February 4, 2012. During this time the Office will be closed…
Monday, 09 January 2012 16:15

NOTICE - Benefits Directory Distribution

MEMBERS ARE KINDLY ASKED TO COLLECT THEIR COPY OF THE 2012 BENEFITS AND DISCOUNTS DIRECTORY FROM THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS:1.    ALL BRANCHES OF SUPERCENTRE2.    EMERALD CITY SUPERMARKET SIX ROADS3.    CARLTON & A1 SUPERMARKET BLACK ROCK4.    JORDAN’S SPEIGHTSTOWN5.    TRIMART HAGGATT HALLTHIS DISTRIBUTION…
Friday, 23 December 2011 14:41

Office Closure

Important NoticeThis is to advise members and the general public that the office of the Barbados Association of Retired Persons is currently closed and will reopen for business on January 3rd 2012.Please note that our new opening hours are now…
Thursday, 22 December 2011 04:27

BARP Raffle Grand Prize Draw

The Hon. Maizie Barker Welch draws the winning ticket. Sales Manager of Nasco, Roger Moore and BARP President, Edward Bushell look on. Andrew Hutchinson is the lucky winner of a brand new Toyota Yaris compliments of the Barbados Association of…
Wednesday, 14 December 2011 08:27

BARP Christmas Police Band Concert

The Barbados Association of Retired Persons’ Annual Christmas Concert at The Combermere School Hall last Saturday night, featured the Royal Barbados Police Force Band and, as expected, was a resounding success. The capacity audience was entertained by a variety of…
Wednesday, 14 December 2011 07:00

Press Release

PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT THE BARP OFFICES WILL BE CLOSED ON DECEMBER 20TH AND WILL REOPEN TO THE PUBLIC ON DECEMBER 28TH. MEMBERS WHO HAVE NOT RECEIVED THEIR RENEWAL NOTICES IN THE MAIL ARE ASKED TO COME TO THE BARP…
Tuesday, 01 November 2011 14:29

LIAT/BARP Travel Club

Announcing the LIAT/BARP Travel Club - Exclusively for BARP Members! Terms and Conditions Start date:  Nov. 1st, 2011 Fare USD 30.00 (One way, Base fare – Taxes not included) Blackout dates ·         One week before and after Easter ·         July…
Tuesday, 01 November 2011 11:33

New Opening Hours

BARP has extended its opening hours allowing more time for patrons to do business. The new opening hours are Monday - Friday 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM Visit our office at Collymore Rock or give us a call at 228-7554.
Thursday, 13 October 2011 13:34

BIPA General Meeting

A BIPA general meeting will be held on Wednesday, October 19, 2011 at 6:00 p.m. at the Anne Johnson Auditorium, St. Gabriel’s School, Henry’s Lane, St. Michael.  The meeting should conclude at or before 8:00 p.m. BARP members who are…
Monday, 03 October 2011 10:10

Notice of Early Closure

THE BARBADOS ASSOCIATION OF RETIRED PERSONS (BARP) WILL BE CLOSING AT 1:00 PM ON WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 5TH TO FACILITATE A STAFF MEETING. WE APOLOGISE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE THIS CLOSURE MAY CAUSE AND ASK THAT YOU KINDLY ARRANGE YOUR BUSINESS ACCORDINGLY.…
Tuesday, 30 August 2011 22:42

BARP Joins BIPA

Following a recent meeting between The Barbados Association of Retired Persons (BARP) and The Barbados Investors and Policy Holders Alliance (BIPA), the Board of BARP has decided the association will be joining BIPA.  President of BARP, Edward Bushell, stated that…
The Grand Prize Draw will now be on Wednesday December 21st  2011 at the BARP in-office Christmas party. Help BARP to help those in need and you could win a car! Set up in 1999 to provide assistance to members…
Wednesday, 10 August 2011 12:20

Citizens Urged to be Vigilant

2011-08-09 The state of crime in Barbados is worrying the Barbados Association of Retired Persons. Edward Bushell, who was elected to head of BARP at its recent annual general meeting, said in a statement today they were concerned that a…
Friday, 29 July 2011 16:37

Male Singers Wanted

The BARP chorale is desperately in need of gentlemen choristers for the Xmas concert. Interested persons should contact Mr. Michael Gill :  Tel. No. 429-0291  /  232- 7725.
Monday, 25 July 2011 14:32

President's Report

PRESIDENT’S REPORT PRESENTED AT THE SEVENTEENTH ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF BARP HELD AT THE LLOYD ERSKINE SANDIFORD CONFERENCE CENTRE ON SATURDAY 23RD JULY, 2011 AT 3:00 PM.  On behalf of the Board of Directors, I am pleased to report…
Monday, 25 July 2011 08:34

Press Release

PRESS RELEASE At the 17th Annual General Meeting of the Barbados Association of Retired Persons held at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre on Saturday July 23rd, 2011, a new President and Treasurer were elected. Mr. Edward Bushell was elected President…
Saturday, 09 July 2011 06:15

Annual General Meeting

NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING Links:    Bios of Candidates »     Sub-committee Reports »               BARP Survey Form re BDS Drug Service » The 17th Annual General Meeting of Barbados Association of Retired…
A special history lecture was delivered at the Grand Barbados Beach Hotel last Wednesday as part of the Barbados Light & Power Company’s 100th Anniversary celebrations.  Presented in collaboration with the Barbados Association of Retired Persons (BARP), and delivered by…
Wednesday, 09 March 2011 07:41

BARP CLICO NOTICE

 “BARP CLICO Notice”  If you are A BARP Member who has invested money in CLICO or BRITISH AMERICAN BARP wants to hear from you!  Contact BARP office at 228 7554 and speak to the Executive Manager Alphea Rock Wiggins…
Tuesday, 22 February 2011 12:11

15th Anniversary Variety Concert

15th Anniversary Variety Concert  An enjoyable time was had by all who attended the 15th Anniversary Variety concert staged by the Barbados Association of Retired Persons (BARP) at the Plantation Garden on Sunday, 20th February. The sold out crowd…
Thursday, 17 February 2011 11:51

Final BARP History Lecture

 Professor Woodville Marshall The last of the highly popular BARP lecture series “History Untouched in Our School Days” took place at the Garrison Main guard on 16th February. Professor Woodville Marshall explored the transformations which have taken place since the…
Thursday, 17 February 2011 11:02

BARP Meets Minister Benn

Productive and cordial. That was how the meeting between the Barbados Association of Retired Persons and Minister of Trade and Commerce, the Hon. Haynesley Benn was described by BARP President Ernest Batson yesterday. BARP had written to the Minister expressing the Association's…
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