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    February 17

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Springer still alert, independent


Added 09 March 2016


Centenarian Rupert Springer (left) sharing a toast with Governor General Sir Elliott Belgrave yesterday. (Picture by Ricardo Leacock.)

ST LUCY was abuzz with excitement yesterday as it celebrated a second centenarian within a week.

The family of birthday  boy Rupert Sydney  Springer held a lavish party to honour the patriarch of their family.

Governor General Sir Elliott Belgrave also paid his customary visit to the island’s newest centenarian.

Sir Elliott reminded those in attendance that visiting centenarians was part of his role, and one which he performed with great pleasure.

Please read the full story in today's Midweek Nation, or in the eNATION edition.


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