This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Lunchtime News and Sports for Tuesday 23nd January, 2018.

In the headlines: The Forestry Division to embark on a study to determine the impact of Hurricane Maria on the national bird, the imperial parrot; Former President of the Board of Directors for the Grotto Home for the Homeless Ainsworth Irish says he is disappointed with the current situation at the Grotto; In the region Barbados and Grenada removed from the EU global tax haven list and Internationally US Attorney Jeff Sessions questioned over alleged Trump campaign collusion with Russia.

News and sports presented by Sharome Burton and Delma Semper with technical assistance from Stephen Dangleben.