Alwin Bully surpised at UWI’s upcoming degree

first_imgMr. Alwin Bully. Photo credit: flickr.comRegional Cultural Icon Alwin Bully has been named among 20 outstanding Caribbean nationals to receive honorary degrees from the University of the West Indies.Bully, who will receive a doctor of letters degree on October 15th– told an interview with the media that he was surprise he received the news.“I never really did my work with the intentions of receiving accolades from anyone. I do my work because I feel that it’s necessary. Receiving an award like this is like icing on the cake because when you want to do work and get a job done that is already rewarding enough. I feel very proud and happy and very honored,” he said.Dominica Vibes News Tweet 82 Views   no discussions Share Sharing is caring!center_img Share EducationLocalNewsTertiary Alwin Bully surpised at UWI’s upcoming degree by: – May 27, 2011 Sharelast_img read more

Horgan looking forward to the big day

first_imgSars overcame Kilruane McDonaghs in a close semi final while Nenagh beat Drom after extra time to reach the final.Ahead of tomorrows game match referee Ferghal Horgan told Tipp FM Sport he is looking forward to being the man in the middleSunday’s match throws in at Semple Stadium at 3.15 and Tipp FM will have full live coverage in assocation with Horse & Jockey KIA, Thurles. Before that Clonakenny take on Sarsfields in the Intermediate final at 1pm.The county Intermediate football final takes place today  at 3pm in New Inn where Upperchurch Drombane will take on Clonmel Og  for the right to play senior football in 2016. Clonmel Og defeated Holycross en route to the final while Upperchurch beat Mullinahone in the semi final.Upperchurch Drombane manager and club chairman Conor O Dwyer told Tipp FM Sport to earn the right to play senior club football would be a huge milestone for his clubPlenty of other games on today as well, Clonmel Commercials will take on Loughmore Castleiney in Golden in the under 21 county football A final today. That game gets underway in Golden at 1pm. The minor B football championship semi final takes place when Clonoulty Rossmore take on Ardfinnan in Littleton at 7pm.In hurling the Minor B hurling championship semi final sees Knockavilla Kickhams come up against Grangemockler Ballyneale. that one gets underway in Boherlahan at 3pm.Scotland will host Ireland this afternoon in the first test of this year’s Hurling/Shinty International Series.The action gets underway in Inverness at 2pm.Meanwhile, Portlaoise and Emo must go head-to-head once-again in the replay of their Laois Senior Football Championship final.The two sides couldn’t be separated last weekend and so they will return to O’Moore Park this evening, where throw-in is at half-past six.last_img read more