A single mother is pleading for help to rebuild here home after a tree fell and destroyed it on Wednesday.

The La Brea woman and her thirteen year-old daughter escaped with their lives as the tree pinned them both on their bed.

They tell reporter Cindy Raghubar-Teekersingh, while they are counting their blessings, they no longer have a place to call home.


In 2004 after Brian Lara made a world record 400 not out at Test level against England, the late Prime Minister Patrick Manning wanted the recreation ground in Santa Cruz to be turned into a state of the art facility and named after the West Indies legend.