Sir Godfrey Gregg I am renewing my call for the separation of the Fire service from the Police Force in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. The fire on the Gem Star Ferry boat is a prime example of police lighting fire. With the development taking place in the country the Fire Service needs to be spread across the developing spectrum. These are the areas that fire tenders or fire pumping jeeps need to be stationed. Mesopotamia, Georgetown, Layou, Barrouallie, Chateaubelair, Canouan, Calliaqua, Vermont and I will omit Bequia because the government is not interested in infrastructure on the island. While Bequia has seen over the last five years a bounce in the development of the tourist product, the Planning Department has not included a water pump in the event of a fire. We live there and have seen when there is a house fire what happened. Hence the call for education and the establishment of a separate division in the National Security Ministry called the FIRE SERVICE. Yet with the