‘We Barbados’ Procession From Oval To Bridgetown

Kathyann Husbands Top Stories

Barbadians and visitors alike are expected to seek every vantage point to witness the skills and showmanship of the armed and unarmed units on Independence Day, Friday, November 30. In addition, following the 8:00 a.m. Ceremonial Parade at Kensington Oval, the detachments will join the ‘We Barbados’ procession through Bridgetown. The Girl Guides Association, which is celebrating its 100th anniversary, will …

All Independence Parade Tickets Distributed

Kathyann Husbands Top Stories

Members of the public are advised that all tickets for this year’s Independence Ceremonial Parade have been distributed. The parade will take place this Friday, November 30, at Kensington Oval at 8:00 a.m., and will be followed by the ‘We Barbados’ procession through Bridgetown. The Girl Guides Association, which is celebrating its 100th anniversary, will lead the march-off into Bridgetown, and …

Traffic Arrangements For Independence Parade

Eyvette McClean Top Stories

A number of traffic arrangements will be in effect on Friday, November 30, from 5:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. for the Independence Ceremonial Parade, which will take place Kensington Oval, beginning at 8:00 a.m. On that day, Fontabelle Road from its junction with Lakes Folly and Redman Drive to its junction at President Kennedy Drive and Spring Garden Highway (Holborn …

Park & Ride For Ceremonial Parade

Eyvette McClean Top Stories

The public is advised that there will be a free park and ride system in operation for the 52nd Independence Day Parade at Kensington Oval on Friday, November 30. Park and ride sites are the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre, Queen’s College and the Garrison Savannah. Buses will depart these sites for Kensington Oval between 5:45 and 7:15 a.m. After the …

Independence Parade Tickets Available

Kathyann Husbands Top Stories

The public is asked to note that tickets for the 2018 Ceremonial Independence Parade, to be held on Friday, November 30, will be available from Tuesday, November 27, at several locations across the island. They are the National Cultural Foundation, West Terrace, St. James; the General Post Office, Cheapside, Bridgetown; the St. Philip Post Office, Six Roads; St. Peter Post …

Parade Rehearsal For Students From Unarmed Units

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A rehearsal for Barbados’ 52nd Anniversary of Independence Parade will be held tomorrow, Thursday, November 22, at Kensington Oval, Fontabelle, St. Michael, at 3:00 p.m. As a result, the Ministry of Education, Technological and Vocational Training has granted permission for students of several organizations participating in the Parade, to be released from their various schools at 1.30 p.m. in order …

Independence Parade 2018 – More Than A Parade

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This year’s Independence Parade has been dubbed as “more than a parade”. The annual event, which is a highlight of the island’s Independence celebrations, will see a number of changes this year, but Barbadians have been assured that the traditional elements will be retained. During a press conference today at the Barbados Defence Force’s St. Ann’s headquarters, Minister of Health …