Barbados celebrates 50th anniversary of independence

The people of Barbados will be celebrating 50 years of Independence on November 20, 2016. Throughout the year, to commemorate this auspicious occasion, the High Commission will be organising a number of activities. On Sunday, April 17, 2016 at 4:00 p.m., the High Commission launched Barbados’ 50th Anniversary celebrations in Canada with a special church service at Parkdale United Church, 429 Parkdale Avenue, Ottawa. The service was conducted by Rev. Dr. Anthony Bailey. Light refreshments were served following the service.

Photo credit:  Sarah Onyango

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