Businessman Bernard Alfredo Weatherhead, and veteran of the travel industry, Diana Forde, have joined the ranks of the Justices of the Peace (JPs) in Barbados.
In a ceremony held at Government House earlier today, the new JPs took the Oath of Allegiance and Judicial Oath before Governor General, Sir Elliott Belgrave.??
Sir Elliott congratulated the new JPs on their appointment, and advised them on several aspects of their duties.
???I am very honoured to be appointed as a Justice of the Peace, and I will endeavour to do my best at all times,??? Ms. Forde stated following the brief ceremony.??
Describing his appointment as ???a great honour???, Mr. Weatherhead said he would do his best to carry out the duties of the post.