Change In Numbers At Government House

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Members of the public are asked to note that the telephone numbers for Government House have been changed. The department can now be reached by calling the PBX at 536-0451 or 536-0453, or the Private Secretary at 536-0456. Government House See also: READ MORE National Independence Service This Sunda… anemptytextlline READ MORE New Numbers At Eunice Gibson Polyclinic anemptytextlline READ …

Remaining Government Senators Sworn-In

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The two remaining Senators appointed by Government, Kay McConney and Rawdon Adams, took the Oath of Office this morning before Governor General, Dame Sandra Mason, during a brief ceremony at Government House. Senator McConney, who has also been appointed Minister of Innovation, Science and Smart Technology, is a former diplomat who served as Barbados’ Consul General in Toronto. Senator Rawdon …

Temporary Senators Take Oath Before GG

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Temporary Senator, Delisle Bradshaw taking the oath of office before Governor General Dame Sandra Mason while Clerk of Parliament, Pedro Eastmond and Deputy Permanent Secretary, Cabinet Office, Harriette Sealy look on. (B.Hinds/BGIS) Two new senators were today sworn in at Government House. They are Delisle Bradshaw and John Williams who took the Oath of Office before Governor General, Dame Sandra …

Gov’t House Takes Part In May Measurement Month

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As part of its activities for May Measurement Month and to mark World Hypertension Day, the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Barbados (HSFB), partnered with the Barbados Defence Force (BDF), to establish a blood pressure monitoring site at Government House today. Governor General, Dame Sandra Mason, who is also the Patron of the HSFB, participated in the event, along with …

New Justices Of The Peace Sworn In

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Acting Governor General, Sir Philip Greaves (centre), poses with some of the new Justices of the Peace following a swearing in ceremony at Government House this morning. (C.Pitt/BGIS) Barbados now has 70 new Justices of the Peace (JPs). In a ceremony held at Government House earlier today, the new JPs, 47 men and 23 women, took the Oath of Allegiance …

Three Knighted At Gov’t House

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Governor General Sir Elliott Belgrave knights Sir Geoffrey Cave at Government House yesterday. (C.Pitt/BGIS) Governor-General Sir Elliott Belgrave bestowed the honour of Knight of St. Andrew and Dame of St. Andrew on three outstanding citizens this afternoon at Government House, after being unable to attend the official investiture ceremony yesterday morning. Sir Elliott, who was temporarily indisposed, was able to …