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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 …

Prince Harry Departs Barbados

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His Royal Highness (HRH) Prince Henry of Wales bade farewell to Barbados today, as his official three-day visit and the penultimate leg of his tour of the Caribbean came to an end. Prior to boarding a Trans Guyana Airways flight for Guyana at 11:25 a.m., he was greeted at the airport by Governor General Sir Elliott Belgrave; Prime Minister Freundel …

Prince Harry Visits The RSS

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His Royal Highness Prince Henry of Wales was taken on a special tour of the Regional Security System (RSS) headquarters, at Paragon Base, Christ Church, on Thursday. On arrival at the RSS Headquarters, Prince Harry, as he is familiarly known, visited the Asset Recovery Unit, Fusion Centre and Air Wing, where he could not resist boarding a C26 patrol aircraft …

Barbados – A Remarkable Nation!

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His Royal Highness (HRH) Prince Henry of Wales has congratulated Barbados on reaching its 50th Anniversary of Independence, describing it as “a remarkable nation” with “a remarkable future ahead”. Prince Henry made the comments on Wednesday night at the Golden Anniversary Spectacular Mega Concert at Kensington Oval. He was representing his grandmother, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, who visited Barbados …

Prince Harry & Rihanna Get Tested

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His Royal Highness Prince Henry of Wales and Barbadian superstar, Rihanna visited a barbershop set up in Heroes Square as part of the HIV and AIDS Awareness event ‘Man Aware’. Here they chatted with HIV counsellor, Fabian Sargeant. Photography: A.Miller/BGIS His Royal Highness Prince Henry of Wales and Barbadian singer and songwriter, Rihanna showed the world the importance of knowing …

Prince Opens Centres At Nightingale

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His Royal Highness (HRH) Prince Henry of Wales braved heavy rains and floods to spend some time with the children of the Nightingale Children’s Village. He did this just before officially opening two additions to the Village, Carole’s Cottage and the McManus and Ellen Horejsi Centre, funded by the Barbados Children’s Trust. Thanking HRH for taking time out of his …

Prince Harry Pays Surprise Visit To QEH

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His Royal Highness Prince Henry of Wales meeting a baby and his mother during a visit to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital this morning. Photography: C.Pitt His Royal Highness (HRH) Prince Henry of Wales paid a surprise mid-day visit to the Medical Intensive Care (MIC) and the Paediatric Units of the Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) today. The visit came after changes …

Prince Harry Invited To Play Road Tennis

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His Royal Highness (HRH) Prince Henry of Wales will hopefully play road tennis, Barbados’ indigenous game, before he leaves. His chance to play on Tuesday was spoiled by the heavy rainfall affecting the island, when he officially opened Carole’s Cottage and The McManus and Ellen Horejsi Centre at Nightingale Children’s Village, Nightingale Gardens, Black Rock, St. Michael. However, Minister of …

Prince Henry Pays PM Stuart A Courtesy Call

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Issues pertaining to climate change and this country’s 50th Anniversary of Independence featured prominently today, when His Royal Highness (HRH) Prince Henry of Wales paid a courtesy call on Prime Minister Freundel Stuart, at Ilaro Court. Those present included Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Senator Maxine McClean; Acting Head of the Civil Service and Permanent Secretary in the …

Prince Harry Arrives In Barbados

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His Royal Highness Prince Henry of Wales, familiarly known as Prince Harry, arrived in Barbados today for the start of a three-day official visit. After disembarking the British ship, Wave Knight, at the Bridgetown Port, the Prince received a red carpet welcome. He was greeted by a delegation led by Governor General Sir Elliott Belgrave; Prime Minister Freundel Stuart; Chairman …