Tag Archives: Jack Iron

Beatin’ de Jack.

Beatin’ de ‘Jack’. I had been on the island for a matter of a few weeks. On Saturday 14th October Linton Rigg was holding a party for Carriacouan dignitaries. This coincided with Mr Alleyne’s birthday and he’d arranged his own … Continue reading

Posted in Beatin' de Jack | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Births and Christenings.

Birth and Christenings I was lucky to arrive in Carriacou at an important time for births and christenings in the island. A number of colleagues and friends were about to have babies and that, of course, meant celebrating that important … Continue reading

Posted in Births and Christenings | Tagged , , , , | 6 Comments

New Year Celebrations

New Year Celebrations If I thought Christmas had been a hectic round of feting and celebrations it hardly prepared me for the New Year festivities. With Christmas hardly over we were thrown into a headlong flight towards Old Year’s Night … Continue reading

Posted in New Year Celebrations | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Archie 'A'

Archie ‘A’ George and I had been talking for some weeks about buying a small dinghy. It seemed to make more sense than trying to buy a car; something we could never have afforded anyway. Paddy had news of a … Continue reading

Posted in Archie 'A' | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments