Emancipation Day celebrations usually feature a Walk from Independence Square in Bridgetown to the Heritage Village at the Crop Over Bridgetown Market on the Spring Garden Highway.
At the Heritage Village, in addition to a concert, there is a wreath-laying ceremony as a tribute to the ancestors.
We need social interactions and people in our lives who care about us, but living alone doesn’t always lead to loneliness, just as living with others is no guarantee of happiness.Sixty-two percent of those who reported being lonely were married.(Click here to read more about the study.) We long for meaningful relationships and social connections.Ask anyone who’s been in an unhappy, non-communicative marriage.Eric Klinenberg, the author of “Going Solo,” a book about living alone, looks at the emergence of the one-person household as an increasingly preferred living choice.