THE HISTORIC MUTUAL BUILDING on Lower Broad Street is to become home to the first university campus in Bridgetown.
And by early next year, about 2 000 evening students will bring The City alive after most business places have closed their doors.
Sir Hilary Beckles, principal of the Cave Hill Campus of the University of the West Indies (UWI), said the move to open the UWI campus would be a stimulant for businesses in Bridgetown as well.
“We have a role to play in modernizing The City; and by bringing the university into The City, you will see those car parks that are now empty after four o’clock will all be filled,” he told the SUNDAY SUN yesterday.
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