Road Closures In B’town During Royal Visit

Cathy Lashley Top Stories

The Prince of Wales will be visiting Parliament, National Heroes Square and the Nidhe Israel Synagogue in Bridgetown, on Tuesday, March 19.  As a result, the following roads will be closed to vehicular traffic between 8:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.: Wharf Road, Broad Street, High Street, Marhill Street and Palmetto Street. In addition, vehicular traffic will not be allowed to …

‘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 …

Boot Camp Series Going To Town

Sharon Austin Ministry News

Bridgetown will be a hive of activity on the evening of Friday, June 29, when approximately 150 persons walk/run through the City as part of the Barbados Defence Force’s Boot Camp Series. Boot Camp participants, along with members of the Barbados Regiment and the Barbados Coast Guard, will gather in Independence Square at 5:00 p.m. and another group at 6:00 …

Parade From Garrison 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 parade at the Garrison Savannah on Independence Day, Thursday, November 30. Following the 8:00 a.m. ceremony, the detachments will march along Bay Street, where Prime Minister Freundel Stuart will take the salute at Government Headquarters. The …

Government Committed To City Revitalisation

Jamal Weekes Top Stories

(FP) The Government of Barbados remains committed to the cultural revitalisation of Bridgetown. Minister of Culture, Sports and Youth, Stephen Lashley, gave this assurance during his address at the First Citizens Crop Over City Fest and Ceremonial Delivery of the Last Canes last Saturday in the capital. Mr. Lashley stated that as Historic Bridgetown and its Garrison marked the fifth …

Eventful Heritage Month in June

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(FP) Celebrating and Preserving Our Heritage will be the theme when the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Youth launches activities to mark Heritage Month this weekend. The activities begin with an Evensong Service at The Cathedral of St Michael and All Angels on Sunday, May 29, at 6:00 p.m. The service will celebrate the 5th anniversary of Barbados’ first UNESCO …