Mara heads to Parliament
The House of Assembly was called to order today and Barbados’ newest MP Mara Thompson was there to take up her seat as the MP for St John.
Thompson arrived at Parliament around 10:20 a.m. accompanied by her children Misha, Oya and Osa-Marie. Her mother Monica Giraudy and sister Jeannine were also present.
Dozens of supporters and well wishers filled the Parliament yard to await the arrival of the new MP.
There was also a crowd in the public gallery of the House of Assembly. (CM)