Springer marks 50th with human chain link
Springer Memorial Secondary School will be commemorating this island’s 50th anniversary of Independence with a human chain link of over 1,500 students.
The event takes place on Wednesday, October 12, under the theme: Unity in de Community.
Governor General Sir Elliott Belgrave is expected to join the procession, which gets under way at 9 a.m. along Government Hill, Pine Hill and Plantation Road.
It will also involve students from the Charles F. Broome Memorial, Erdiston Nursery, George Lamming, The Ann Hill School, Belmont Primary, Wilkie Cumberbatch, Hill Top, The St Michael School and St Winfred’s School.
Members of the public are encouraged to come out and show support.