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Tortola,

largest of the British Virgin IslandsVirgin Islands,
group of about 100 small islands, West Indies, E of Puerto Rico. The islands are divided politically between the United States and Great Britain. Although constituting the westernmost part of the Lesser Antilles, the Virgin Islands form a geological unit with
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Tortola

an island in the NE Caribbean, in the Leeward Islands group: chief island of the British Virgin Islands. Pop.: 13 568 (1991). Area: 62 sq. km (24 sq. miles)
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The forms must be submitted to the Ministry of Health and Social Development, located at Old Peebles Hospital Annex on Tortola.
It's a proven and tested technology,' Tortola said.
The family, who have lived on Tortola for the last two years, took shelter at 8.
A tearful Lisa Harris, 45, from Pontypridd, said her son had been stopped from boarding a flight off Tortola and was now stranded on the island.
Thomas, Tortola and Culebra; in addition to covering expenses related to purchase these items.
Claudia Ferrari, from Edinburgh, was in Scotland for a wedding when the storm tore the roof off her home in Tortola.
Frenchman's Cay is on Tortola's West End, connected to the rest of Tortola via a small bridge.
It is hosted by Nanny Cay on Tortola, which boasts accommodation, bars, restaurants, a beach and after expansion this year will have mooring for 300 boats.
Next year will see the extended pier complemented by a shopping and hotel development in Tortola Pier Park.
In 2016, Disney Cruise Line will sail from Port Canaveral on a seven-night itinerary to the Eastern Caribbean, including a call at Tortola and the company's private island in the Bahamas, Castaway Cay.
Tortola, British Virgin Islands, December 16, 2013 --(PR.