British Virgin Islands

Why It Is Time to Call Time on the British Treasure Islands

Stephen Doughty | Posted 06.04.2016 | UK Politics
Stephen Doughty

The UK can no longer provide tacit shelter, heaven and refuge for the world's rich, powerful and corrupt. The shadowy systems of secrecy which permeate our territories abroad must come to an end. All of us who pay our tax - demand no less. And the poorest who lose out the most - deserve no less.

The United Kingdom Should Declare Its Own Independence From The Overseas Territories

David Lindsay | Posted 07.03.2016 | UK Politics
David Lindsay

Gibraltar wants to remain in the European Union even if the United Kingdom voted to leave. Gibraltar can please itself. Nowhere is compelled to be a B...

Planet Appetite: All at Sea in the British Virgin Islands

Rupert Parker | Posted 21.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

I'm on my way to the British Virgin Islands, BVI for short, East of Puerto Rico, part of an archipelago which also includes the US and Spanish Virgin Islands. It's a British Overseas Territory and consists of the main islands of Tortola, Virgin Gorda, Anegada, and Jost Van Dyke, plus 50 other smaller islands and cays.

PICTURES: Open For Business Again

Posted 07.10.2013 | UK

Sir Richard Branson's luxurious holiday home Necker Island has reopened the Great House two years after it was devastated by fire. The 74-acre isla...

The Best of the BVIs

Black Tomato | Posted 18.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Black Tomato

As winter creeps in, the idyllic archipelago of the British Virgin Islands sounds like the escapism we all crave. Much more than just beautiful, sunny...