Register For 2017 National Senior Games

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The Department of Constituency Empowerment is inviting all interested persons over the age of 40, to register for this year’s National Senior Games. The Tennis competition will be held from Tuesday, April 18 to Friday, April 28, at the Tennis Centre, Garfield Sobers Sports Complex, Wildey, St. Michael. The preliminaries for Dominoes will begin next Wednesday April 26, and will …

Constituency Empowerment Open Day

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The public is invited to attend Spotlight on the DCE, an Open Day hosted by the Department of Constituency Empowerment (DCE), on Wednesday, April 12. It will be held on the ground floor of the Warrens Office Complex, Warrens, St. Michael, at 10:00 a.m. The Department, which has primary responsibility for the execution of the Constituency Council Programme, hopes the …

Call To Serve On Constituency Councils

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The Department of Constituency Empowerment is inviting interested persons to sign up to serve on several of the island’s Constituency Councils. The councils are: St. John, St. Lucy, St. James South, St.  Philip North, St. Philip West, Christ Church East, Christ Church East Central, Christ Church West Central, St. George North, St. Michael South, St. Michael South East and City …

St. Andrew’s Song Festival Jan. 15

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The St. Andrew Constituency Council will host its Annual Song Festival on Sunday, January 15. It will be held at The Alleyne School Auditorium, Belleplaine, St. Andrew, from 4:00 p.m. The inter-denominational activity will bring churches and communities together for an evening of entertainment and also showcase the community’s talent. Performers include The Alleyne School Band; Regional Calypso Queen, Crystal …

Record Number Of Players For Tourney

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The 2016 edition of the David Thompson Memorial Constituency Council Football Classic (DTMCCFC) has ended, and has reportedly attracted the largest number of participants in its history. Minister of Social Care, Constituency Empowerment and Community Development, Steve Blackett, disclosed this information last weekend, while speaking at the finals of the DTMCCFC tournament, held at the Kensington Oval. “This year, the …

David Thompson Classic Kicks Off This Month

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The fifth edition of the David Thompson Memorial Constituency Council Football Classic is slated to begin later this month, with an opening ceremony at the Usain Bolt Sports Complex of the University of the West Indies. On Sunday, September 18, at 4:00 p.m., the tournament begins with the first two matches between the St. Michael South Central and St. John …

St. Peter Council’s 20/20 Cricket Match

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(Stock Photo) The St. Peter Constituency Council is inviting the public to its 20/20 Cricket Match on Wednesday, June 22, at the Speightstown Playing Field, St. Peter, at 7:00 p.m. The match is designed to promote interaction between sports and other community groups within that constituency, as well as highlight the Council’s current projects and programmes. Interested persons may contact …