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Richards calls for increased carnival participation

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Culture the hon. Shawn Richards has called for increased participation from the 2017-2018 National Carnival or Sugar Mas 46.Speaking at the opening of the festivities last Friday at the Circus in Basseterre, Richards made the call for more involvement from members of the general public.

“Carnival is a time for us to get involved, get off of the side-lines and have fun. When I say that I am very serious about that. This year for Carnival we want to see more and more persons participating in the different activities.He acknowledge that some individuals may be fearful of joining a troupe but implored to at least give it a try.

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