Parade To Mark 51 Years Of Independence

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Pomp and pageantry will be the order of the day when the annual Independence Day Parade is held on Thursday, November 30. The culmination of activities to mark Independence celebrations, the parade will see several armed and unarmed detachments assembled at the Garrison Savannah for the 8:00 a.m. ceremony. Acting Governor General, Sir Philip Greaves, will inspect the detachments on …

50th Anniversary Monument Revealed

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Barbados was swept by patriotic fervour last night when hundreds of excited Barbadians converged at the Garrison Savannah for the Reveal of the 50th Anniversary of Independence National Monument. Although the revealing had been delayed by 24 hours because of the inclement weather, it did not stop Barbadians and visitors, young and old, from being a part of the historic …

Over 1,200 On Parade Independence Day

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The climax of celebrations to mark Barbados’ 50th Anniversary of Independence will include the annual Independence Day Parade on Wednesday, November 30, at the Historic Garrison Savannah, beginning at 8:00 a.m. This year’s parade will feature over 1,200 persons representing armed and unarmed units, under the direction of Parade Commander, Major Wendy Yearwood. On parade will be detachments from the …