No More Parade Tickets Available

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The public is asked to note that no more tickets for seating at this year’s Independence Ceremonial Parade are available. The parade will take place on Thursday, November 30, at the Garrison Savannah, at 8:00 a.m., and will be attended by Acting Governor General, Sir Philip Greaves; Prime Minister, Freundel Stuart; and Chief Justice,  Sir Marston Gibson. kathyann.husbands@barbados.gov.bb See also: …

Time Change For Thursday’s Parade Rehearsal

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Representatives of the armed and unarmed units participating in this year’s Independence Day Parade are asked to note that the full rehearsal scheduled for this Thursday, November 23, will now begin at 5:00 p.m. at the Garrison Savannah. See also: READ MORE No More Parade Tickets Available anemptytextlline READ MORE Over 900 On Parade For Independence Day anemptytextlline READ MORE …

Over 900 On Parade For Independence Day

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Celebrations to mark Barbados’ 51st anniversary of Independence will culminate with the annual Independence Day Parade on Thursday, November 30, at the Garrison Savannah at 8:00 a.m. This year’s parade will feature over 900 persons representing armed and unarmed units, under the direction of Commanding Officer of the Barbados Regiment and Deputy Principal of Graydon Sealy Secondary School, Major Andrew …

Independence Parade Tickets From Monday

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Tickets for seating at this year’s Independence Ceremonial Parade will be available from Monday, November 20. They may be collected from the Registry of the Prime Minister’s Office, Old Town Planning Building, Government Headquarters Complex, Bay Street, St. Michael, weekdays between 8:15 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. The parade will take place on Thursday, November 30, at the Garrison Savannah, at …

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 …

Independence Parade Preparations Under Way

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Preparations for the ceremonial parade to mark Barbados’ 51st Anniversary of Independence are under way. Earlier today, representatives from various Government departments, including the Prime Minister’s Office, the Barbados Defence Force (BDF), the Royal Barbados Police Force, the Ministry of Culture and the Department of Emergency Management, gathered for site visits at the Historic Garrison Savannah and the alternate locations, …

Check Out Our Independence Galleries!

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Didn’t get the opportunity to attend all of the 50th Anniversary of Independence events? Or you just want to see more! Well check out our photo galleries on Flickr. Take a look at our photostream and our 50th Anniversary of Independence albums. Also visit our galleries for the three-day visit of His Royal Highness Prince Henry of Wales. See also: READ …

Changes For Independence Iconic Events

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Members of the public are advised that the Reveal of the 50th Anniversary of Independence National Monument will now take place tomorrow, Wednesday, November 30, Independence Day, at the Garrison Savannah, at 7:00 p.m. Persons invited to the Toast of the Nation have been informed that it will now be held tomorrow, Wednesday, November 30, at St. Ann’s Fort, The …

Traffic Changes For Independence Parade

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A number of traffic changes will be in effect on Wednesday, November 30, as Barbados celebrates its 50th Anniversary of Independence. Between 6:00 and 11:00 a.m., Garrison Road will be one way only from Dalkeith to Hastings, with motorists keeping the Savannah to their right. However, public service vehicles will have normal access. During these hours, no parking will be …

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 …