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Phillips supports transformation of Barrow’s birthplace

Member of Parliament for St. Lucy Peter Philips says he believes the birthplace of the right excellent Errol Walton Barrow can be transformed into a place of national significance.

Mr. Philips, who is also Minister in the Ministry of Transport Works and Maintenance says efforts will also continue to have Mr. Barrow’s former home restored and to establish a museum in the area, as part of Barbados’ built heritage.

His comment came during Tuesday’s plaque unveiling ceremony at Mr. Barrow’s Garden, St. Lucy birthplace.

MP Peter Phillips

Mr. Philips says it’s significant that before Mr. Barrow was father of independence he was a son of St. Lucy.

MP Peter Phillips

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