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Light it up!

BRYAN WALKER, bryanwalker@nationnews.com

Added 10 November 2016


The spirit of Independence has also taken off at Grantley Adams International Airport. (Pictures by Nigel Browne.)

IT’S LOOKING A LOT like Independence . . . all around the country.

As celebrations continue to mark the island’s 5oth anniversary of nationhood and its jubilee celebrations, the night scene has been transformed with bright roundabouts, but also beautifully-lit buildings displaying the national colours.

On November 1, during the Sagicor Life Inc. Lighting Ceremony in Bridgetown, Minister of Culture Stephen Lashley told Barbadians that the lights across the land should be a reminder that the future of the island was bright. (BW)

More pictures below.

FLOW’s building at Windsor Lodge, Government Hill, St Michael, all aglow. 


Parliament Buildings in full splendour. 


Nation House on Fontabelle.



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Instead of an announcement via the Throne Speech, should Barbadians decide via referendum whether the country becomes a republic?