Woodford Hill emerges winner in beach competition

Woodford Hill Beach. Photo taken from Wikipedia files and shot by Hans Hillewaert (Lycaon)

During Tourism Awareness Month in May 2010, the Discover Dominica Authority held a beach competition in various communities across the island.  The most improved clean beach would receive a prize of EC$1,000.00.  The competition included beaches at Scott’s Head, Purple Turtle, Calibishie and Woodford Hill.

The Authority is delighted to announce that the winner is the Woodford Hill community.  In celebration of this effort and to continue to encourage the community to keep not just the beach but their surroundings clean, a prize giving ceremony will be held at the Woodford Hill Beach on Thursday 12 August 2010 at 2:30pm.

The Honourable Minister for Tourism and Legal Affairs will present the prize to the Woodford Hill Village Council and the Parliamentary Representative for Woodford Hill, Honourable Minister Gloria Shillingford is expected to give brief remarks.

Discover Dominica Authority is hosting this competition to encourage various communities across Dominica to keep their surroundings clean and to encourage visitors to the beach to keep the area clean for all to enjoy.

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12 Comments

  1. Dominican in st. Maarten
    November 16, 2010

    Congrats….keep it up….i long to take a swim in that wata dere we…

  2. WOOD CITY BOY
    August 12, 2010

    Congratulation Woodfordhill on your award for the best Beach.keep it up.Now let your Pal Rep fix the Roads

  3. Irie
    August 12, 2010

    Dat beach looking sooooo inviting, all you not seeing that sand? WOW it making me feel to do ‘bad things’ alone….keep it up woodfordhill, I planning to come and do some romancing on all you beach…doh come and mind my business eh!

  4. Oh yeah
    August 11, 2010

    congratulation Wood ford hill, and dont forget to ask Gloria, when is she going to fix the road i mean the one going to the Beach it is very baddddddddddddddddd,now you see how these people bais why hey couldn’t invite Mr Bazil he is an opposition member that doing his best to help the people

  5. STAFFEE
    August 11, 2010

    Wood city, the village with the best beaches on the north east, Keep it up like that always!
    The Village Council must also consider the “Pan Lake” to boost it up for locals and tourist attraction.

  6. Dominican in T.O
    August 11, 2010

    Nice

  7. LCM
    August 11, 2010

    great place

  8. Terrible Trevor
    August 11, 2010

    I wonder what the beach going and do with its money …maybe spend it on her man??

  9. fr wfh
    August 11, 2010

    @Community Developement: STRONG POINT. I am from wfh and i support your point greatly….we deserve better and for so long i hearing that road going to fix, this Labour party Government moving tooo d^&*) slow man

  10. August 11, 2010

    it’s a lovely beach, keep it that way. Nature at its best.

  11. Cracking up
    August 11, 2010

    lol .. i bet they just put names in a bag and dip !
    woodfordhill beach is relatively always clean.
    maybe participation was so low .. they just awarding a prize to make the competition seem worthwhile

  12. Community Developement
    August 11, 2010

    Congrats Woodfordhill community members, please keep it up thats a positive vibes, but on thursday at the presentation pleasssse ask your Pal Rep about the enhancement of your road “Main Road” because we all know its a mess and a shame besides you are in need of better treatment now that you prove yourself..Big up!

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