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Parliamentary pomp & pageantry

Published:Tuesday | April 12, 2016 | 12:00 AM
Members of the 2nd Battalion the Jamaica Regiment of the Jamaica Defence Force, and the Police Mounted Troop Division going through their rehearsal at Gordon House for Thursday's Ceremonial opening of the 2016-2017 parliamentary year.
Going through their paces are members of the 2nd Battalion of the Jamaica Regiment of the JDF.

Duke Street in downtown Kingston is set to be transformed this Thursday as members of parliament, senators, members of the judiciary, and the business and religious communities travel to Gordon House for the ceremonial opening of Parliament for the 2016-2017 parliamentary year.

The Gleaner's Norman Grindley captured images of the preparations being carried out to ensure a flawless show.