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Anti-National Park / Pro-Caribbean Splash Waterpark Reader Continues To Comment Under Multiple Names

When Caribbean Splash waterpark developer Lawrence Loughlin was caught posting comments at Barbados Free Press under many false identities we took it as an indication of just how desperate and lonely the waterpark supporters are. (See BFP’s CAUGHT! – Caribbean … Continue reading

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CAUGHT! – Caribbean Splash Developer Lawrence Loughlin Posting Support For Waterpark Under Many False Identities At Barbados Free Press

“I live in Christ Church and welcome the water park coming to Graeme Hall because of its accessanility. (sic) I also speak for many of my neighbors who look forward to this healthy and exciting venue for local bajans and … Continue reading

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Source: Caribbean Splash Waterpark Developer Told “Wait Until After The Election”

Waterpark Developer Matthew Kerins Quietly In Barbados For Secret Meetings A trusted source informs Barbados Free Press that Caribbean Splash Waterpark Developer Matthew Kerins was in Barbados last week for a series of secret meetings about his waterpark project. Mr. … Continue reading

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Caribbean Splash Waterpark Developer Kerins’ Insulting Advert

Waterpark Developer Blows Brains Out In Public On Friday, October 13, 2006, Caribbean Splash Waterpark developer Matthew Kerins published a newspaper advertisement titled “Let The Truth Be Told“ – in what I presume was an attempt to persuade the citizens … Continue reading

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Caribbean Splash Waterpark Developer Kerins – Ugly American, Or Just Losing It?

  Hello folks, We’ve been meaning to say something about that terribly insulting advert last week by Caribbean Splash Water Park developer Mathew Kerins, and we’ve been a little busy with our day jobs. Fortunately, Peter Simmons sent us the … Continue reading

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Caribbean Splash Waterpark – Excerpts From “Secret” Barbados Government Report

Anonymous BFP Reader Posts Secret Barbados Government Report A Barbados Free Press reader calling him/herself “Concerned Resident” has posted excerpts from a “secret” Barbados Government report – an addendum to the Environmental Impact Assessment for the controversial proposal to build … Continue reading

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Barbados Citizens Ramp Up Resistance To Ill-Placed Caribbean Splash Waterpark

Hardly a day goes by that we don’t get some sort of letter, article or reference from Bajans who are determined to ensure that the waterpark issue stays front and center. Ok folks, we get your message… Don’t let the … Continue reading

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Caribbean Splash Designers On A Bad Day – 1 Dead, 34 Injured

35 Students Plunged Three Stories In Waterslide Structural Collapse The engineering firm hired to design and build the Caribbean Splash Water Park in Barbados was asked by the City of Concord, California, for a letter of indemnification two years before … Continue reading

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Caribbean Splash Waterpark Developer Laments Barbados Town Hall Meeting

Hey… sometimes those pesky citizens with their environmental concerns and bothersome questions get in the way of a good business plan. How dare they! A “shocked” water park developer Matthew Kerins tries to give a positive interview to The Barbados … Continue reading

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Caribbean Splash Waterpark Developer Says Barbados Government “Cannot Back Out Of The Deal…”

Is There A Signed Memorandum Of Understanding? Hey… we thought we heard from some in the BLP that there was “no deal” (backroom or otherwise) on the proposed Caribbean Splash water park , but Mathew Kerins, the developer and principal … Continue reading

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Barbados Caribbean Splash Waterpark – What Happens When It Goes Bankrupt?

What Happens When The Waterpark Goes Bankrupt? No study ever considered it. No engineering report even mentions it. And worst of all, the proposed agreement by the Government of Barbados to lease land to Caribbean Splash Inc. fails to protect … Continue reading

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Scoundrels! Caribbean Splash Waterpark Meeting Date Confusion – UPDATED

UPDATE: Friday July 7, 2006 9:23am We are now told verbally that the Caribbean Splash waterpark meeting is in fact still on Monday, July 10, 2006. We are told that the article in the Nation was incorrect in stating that … Continue reading

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Barbados Caribbean Splash Waterpark A Bad Idea For Graeme Hall

No Waterpark At Graeme Hall NO SPLASH AT GRAEME HALL (Why building the Caribbean Splash Water Park at Graeme Hall is a bad idea) TABLE OF CONTENTS 1. Executive Summary 2. Is a Water Park a good idea for Barbados? … Continue reading

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Barbados Caribbean Splash Waterpark – Rumours Of Meetings

Hey folks, Is there anyone out there who can confirm the dates and locations of any public meetings having to do with the Caribbean Splash Waterpark? Did we miss an newspaper or radio announcement? Previous BFP June 27, 2006 Article:  … Continue reading

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BLP General Secretary Duguid Joins Fight Against Caribbean Splash Waterpark Location

The General Secretary of the governing Barbados Labour Party has joined the battle to have the proposed Caribbean Splash Waterpark located away from the Graeme Hall Wetlands. Dr. William Duguid, who is also an elected member, announced his position yesterday … Continue reading

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Barbados Caribbean Splash Waterpark – Faked Survey, Spin Control and Other Monkey Business

If The Developers Faked A Resident Survey, What Else Is Not True? Local residents are charging that the developers of a proposed water park in Graeme Hall, Christ Church, Barbados, faked the results of a published survey and are using … Continue reading

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Connections: American tourists, Super Bowl advertising and QR codes on Barbados rum bottles

Ecuador recently went into history by becoming the first foreign country to take a thirty second television commercial which was aired during the recent Super Bowl at a quoted cost of US$3.8 million to reach an estimated 112 million television … Continue reading

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REDjet provides tough lessons for foreign investors in the Caribbean

“REDjet might still have been flying if the Barbados Government had honoured financial commitments to the collapsed airline.” Former Prime Minister Owen Arthur talks to The Nation about the DLP’s failure to honour its promises. Owen Arthur chides DLP for breaking … Continue reading

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