From Marylebone to Caribbean: wealth of Abramovich’s business partners revealed

The Guardian 15:12 06.04

Exclusive: Documents seen by Guardian show empire of Russian steel barons Alexander Abramov and Aleksandr Frolov


Teaching pupils about the 'benefits' of the British empire will only promote ignorance of the past | Kojo Koram

The Guardian 18:11 04.04

From the royals’ awkward Caribbean tour to the Windrush scandal, empire still shapes our world. So why does silence reign over the subject in schools, asks Kojo Koram, law lecturer at Birkbeck, University of London


The Caribbean mangrove forest that defied destruction

BBC 15:01 30.03

When a pristine Caribbean mangrove was decimated by a tourism project, locals on Union Island found a way restore it to its former glory.


How a Caribbean community restored its ailing mangroves

BBC 06:01 30.03

When a pristine Caribbean mangrove was decimated by a tourism project, locals on Union Island found a way restore it to its former glory


Prince William faces struggle to reinvent monarchy, say royal experts

The Guardian 21:11 28.03

After controversial Caribbean trip, future king says he wants to break with tradition and become ‘unifying force’


‘She broke boundaries’: how textile artist Althea McNish made Britain bloom

The Guardian 12:10 28.03

An inspiration for Balenciaga and Dior, the flamboyant fabrics of the Trinidad-born artist brought Caribbean colour into 50s British households


As the imperial ties are being cast aside, a royal tour was always going to be a farce | Kenan Malik

The Guardian 12:11 27.03

It’s not so much that William and Kate ‘performed’ badly on their Caribbean charm offensive. It’s more that the show is out of date


Caribbean: William suggests monarchy will respect any decision to become republic

The Guardian 12:11 26.03

Leaders of Bahamas, Jamaica and Belize present as duke says ‘we respect your decisions about your future’


FKA twigs: ‘I don’t have secrets. I’m not ashamed of anything’

The Guardian 09:10 26.03

After a hellish couple of years, the pop visionary is back. She talks about beating illness, escaping abuse, and the joy of connecting with her Caribbean roots


‘Perfect storm’: William and Kate’s awkward Caribbean tour

The Guardian 21:11 25.03

Calls for slavery reparations and Jamaica’s PM insisting country was ‘moving on’ signal sea change in relations with royals


Gaffes and Miscues Mar a Royal Tour of a Republic-Minded Caribbean

NyTimes 21:06 25.03

The trip by Prince William and his wife, Catherine, the duchess of Cambridge, dramatized how rapidly Queen Elizabeth II is losing her grip on distant dominions where she is still head of state.


As a historian of slavery, I know just how much the royal family has to answer for in Jamaica | Trevor Burnard

The Guardian 12:10 25.03

Protests during the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s visit to the Caribbean highlight royalty’s pivotal role in the slave trade, says historian Trevor Burnard


The Caribbean's crowds-free 'Irish' isle

BBC 00:01 25.03

The British overseas territory of Montserrat is joining the trend of island states pushing to attract remote workers to come and stay a while.


Prince William and Kate Middleton's Caribbean tour hits snag

NBC News 21:07 24.03

Prince William and Kate Middleton are facing royal backlash on their first Caribbean tour that was originally meant to strengthen ties with Commonwealth countries for Queen Elizabeth. Prince William gave a speech answering for past wrongs regarding slavery, but stopped short at a full apology following an announcement from Jamaica’s prime minister that the island nation plans to break away from the British monarchy and remove the Queen as its head of state. NBC’s Kathy Park reports for TODAY from Kensington Palace.


Jeffrey Epstein's private islands put up for sale

BBC 12:01 24.03

The financier was accused of sexually abusing girls on one of the two Caribbean islands on sale.


Jack Leach inspired by Graeme Swann in targeting frontline England role

The Guardian 00:10 23.03

Spinner says a bruising Ashes has stood him in good stead for differing demands of the Caribbean but admits he can improve


The mysterious people of the Caribbean

BBC 00:01 23.03

A rare archaeological discovery on the Dominican Republic's secluded Samaná Peninsula could unlock the mystery behind the Caribbean's little-known pre-A rawak past.


Abramovich could face US sanctions after hedge fund links revealed

The Guardian 21:13 22.03

New York Times reports billionaire behind $20m transfer from Caribbean shell company to investment vehicle controlled by US hedge fund


Watch: Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit ancient Mayan site in Belize

NBC News 15:07 22.03

Britain’s Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visited an ancient Mayan archaeological site in Belize on Monday as part of their tour of the Caribbean. The royals were given a guided tour of the 3,000-year-old site which was once home to an estimated 150,000 people.


Jamaican campaigners call for colonialism apology from royal family

The Guardian 15:12 21.03

Politicians and business leaders sign open letter as Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit Caribbean


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