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Public Service Announcement

Throughout our 40 years of existence, the Barbados Defence Force has remained committed to our primary role in the defence and security of Barbados and inseparably to the highest standards of discipline of all servicepersons. 

The conduct of all members of the Barbados Defence Force is governed by the Laws of Barbados, Military Law as set out in the Defence Act and grounded in the Code of Conduct and Core Values of the organization.  Members of the Barbados Defence Force are not exempt from adhering to the aforementioned laws, legislation, rules and regulations. 

All members of the Barbados Defence Force are committed to upholding the Laws of Barbados and working collaboratively with our stakeholders to maintain law and order.  In the event that members of the Force are suspected of breaching laws, Headquarters Barbados Defence Force wishes to reassure the public that we remain committed to investigating and supporting the investigation of allegations as they do not reflect the high standards of our military.

Thank You 

The Ministry of People Empowerment and Elder Affairs wishes to convey thanks and appreciation to your organisation for the assistance rendered in respect of the coordination and execution of the National Service of Thanksgiving 2019 held on Sunday, November 24, 2019.

The Ministry has received many positive comments in relation to the hosting of the service and recognises the contribution of your organisation towards it success.

I wish to extend to you best wishes in the future.   

Gabrielle Springer (Ms.)
Permanent Secretary

The Management and Staff of the Psychiatric Hospital wish to express sincere thanks and appreciation for the donation made towards our Mental Health Month of activities for 2019.

Your contribution is greatly appreciated. We wish your company continuous success and look forward to your continued support.

Andrea Roach-Estwick (Mrs.)
for Hospital Director

Thank you so much for participating in Open Day at the Port of Bridgetown on Saturday, November 9th, 2019.

Your presence not only contributed substantially to the quality of the event, but went a long way toward the creation of wonderfully unique experiences for our guests, in spite of the rain. We have received nothing but compliments and expressions of gratitude on the hosting of the event.

Thanks again for your support. We certainly look forward to working with you at future events.

Jane Brome
Market Development & Cruise Operations

I wish to express my sincere thanks and appreciation to you and the members of your staff for their assistance during the Justice of the Peace Swearing-in Ceremony, which was held on Wednesday, October 23, 2019.

Their assistance facilitated the successful outcome of the event and was very much appreciated.

Please convey my thanks and gratitude to your staff for their invaluable contribution.

Cecile Humphrey (Mrs.)
Cabinet Secretary

The Vauxhall Primary School wishes to thank you the Barbados Defence Force for acknowledging and approving our request for assistance with the annual Flag Raising Ceremony. The invaluable guidance and patience displayed by Master Chief Petty Officer Class 1 David Knight and Sergeant Brathwaite encouraged confidence in the Brownies, Blossoms and Cubscouts. The discipline shown by the uniformed groups at the Flag Raising Ceremony was as a result of the encouragement given.

Special thanks must also be given to cadets who accompanied the groups and played the drums on parade and the preparation of the flag pole by Sergeant Brathwaite.

Harriet Blackman (Mrs.)
Senior Teacher(Ag)



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