The Jamaica Cultural Development Commission (JCDC) hosted a Floral Tribute to commemorate the 97th Anniversary of the birth of the Most Honourable Hugh Lawson Shearer ON, OJ, PC, Former Prime Minister of Jamaica. The event took place on Monday, May 18 at the National Heroes Park in Kingston.
The celebratory event saw some national and civic leaders in attendance also in attendance was the widow of the former Prime Minister, the Most Honourable Mrs Hugh Shearer, OJ, CD.
Group Photo (left to right):
Senator Lambert Brown, representing Dr. Peter Phillips, Leader of the Opposition; Mr. Pearnel Charles Jr., Member of Parliament for South East Clarendon; The Hon. Olivia Grange, Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport; The Most Honourable Andrew Holness, Prime Minister; The Most Honourable Mrs. Hugh Shearer, Widow of the Most Honourable Hugh Shearer; Senator Kavan Gayle, President of the Bustamante Industrial Trade Union and Mr. Danny Roberts, Head of the Hugh Lawson Shearer Trade Union Institute stand in solidarity at the shrine of former Prime Minister Hugh Lawson Shearer during a floral tribute to commemorate the 97th Anniversary of his birth. The celebratory event was held on Shearer’s birthday, Monday, May 18 at the National Heroes Park in Kingston.