John Avery (journalist)

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John Avery is Belizean Public Utilities Commissioner, and was a journalist.


In 2005 he became the editor of the Guardian newspaper, the chief media organ of Belize's United Democratic Party. Avery is responsible for the weekly editorial and assorted columns in the newspaper, published on Thursdays.

Avery appeared on radio on Thursday mornings to promote the newspaper and is a political commentator.

In 2008, he became Public Utilities Commissioner.[1] The PUC is litigating against the electric utility, Belize Electricity Limited,[2][3][4][5] and telephone company, Belize Telemedia Limited.[6] This was controversial.[7]


  1. ^ "Channel 7 – John Avery Replaces Roberto Young as PUC Chairman | Belize Free Internet Consortium". 2008-04-18. Retrieved 2013-10-14. 
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  3. ^ "Amandala Newspaper". Retrieved 2013-10-14. 
  4. ^ "7 News Belize". 7 News Belize. 2010-02-04. Retrieved 2013-10-14. 
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  7. ^ "The Belize Times » UDP Politics as Usual". 2009-12-18. Retrieved 2013-10-14.