BAHAMAS Guests enjoy the Changing of the Guard at Government House

first_img Related Items: Facebook Twitter Google+LinkedInPinterestWhatsApp#Bahamas, January 22, 2018 – Nassau – The Royal Bahamas Defence Force Band enthralled guests at Government House including tourists, teachers and sixth-grade students during the Changing of the Guard ceremony, Friday, January 19th, 2018.   The historic event included a marching display of precision drills by the Defence Force Band followed by a change of guard at the sentry.In 1958, Dennis Morgan, then director of music for the Royal Bahamas Police Force Band, introduced the “Changing of the Guard” at Government House and “Beating of the Retreat” at Christmas.   The Changing of the Guard took place every first and third Saturday of the month during which members of the Royal Bahamas Police Force Band marched from the Police headquarters on East Street to Government House and performed for 15 to 20 minutes’ display.In 1990, the Royal Bahamas Defence Force assumed the duties of the Royal Bahamas Police Force as Security Guards at Government House.  The 30-minute ceremony is held in honor of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and has become an attraction for tourists and Bahamians.  The ceremony is currently held every second Friday in the month at 11 a.m.The 2018 dates for the Changing of the Guard are:February – 2nd and 16th; March – 2nd and 16th; April – 13th and 27th; May – 11th and 25th; June – 8th and 22nd; July – 6th and 20th; August – 3rd, 17th and 31st; September – 14th and 28th; October – 12th and 26th; November – 9th and 23rd; December – 7th and 21st.Release: BISPhoto Captions:Insert: Students of Nassau Christian School listen as a member of the Royal Bahamas Defence Force speaks to them about the Changing of the Guard ceremony.BIS Photos/Letisha Henderson Facebook Twitter Google+LinkedInPinterestWhatsApplast_img read more

Klopp Fabulous Fabinho has a defensive brain

first_imgJurgen Klopp praised the defensive qualities of Fabinho which he believes allowed him to slot into the backline seamlesslyThe Reds were short of defensive options due to injuries with Van Dijk the only option and Fabinho was once again called upon to fill the vacuum.The Brazilian midfielder lined up alongside Virgil van Dijk as Liverpool claimed a 1-0 win at Brighton and Hove Albion on Saturday and put on an assured performance as Klopp’s side kept a clean sheet.And the German was delighted to have another Utility player like Milner who could fit into different positions during injury crises.“Fabinho is a brilliant player,” said Klopp as cited on FourFourTwo. “To have a good footballer in that position when you have the ball is great.Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane, LiverpoolMo Salah laughs off Sadio Mane incident with a brilliant video Andrew Smyth – September 14, 2019 Mohamed Salah laughed off his little spat with Liverpool team-mate Sadio Mane by posting a brilliant video showing they’ve made up.“It was not one attack after another, we had the ball most of the time.“But Brighton tried to bring the long balls around Glenn Murray, like with Joe Gomez in the home game – but he did well in these situations as well.“He has a defensive brain and can play in a lot of positions.”Mohamed Salah’s penalty sealed the victory, restoring the Reds’ seven-point margin at the summit.last_img read more

FA confident over Gareth Southgates future

first_imgThe Football Association are reportedly confident that Gareth Southgate will not leave the England post to take charge of Manchester United, according to SportsMole.The Red Devils are currently under the management of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and the Norwegian currently has a perfect record since replacing Jose Mourinho as manager last month.United are expected to appoint a permanent manager at the end of the season, however, and Southgate has been rumored as a possible candidate.The former England U21 international, who guided the Three Lions to the semi-finals of the 2018 World Cup in Russia, has a contract with the FA until the summer of 2022.Harry Maguire, Manchester UnitedSolskjaer praises Harry Maguire after Man United’s 1-0 win Andrew Smyth – September 14, 2019 Ole Gunnar Solskjaer singled out Harry Maguire for praise after helping Manchester United keep a clean sheet in their 1-0 win over Leicester City.Reports in the English press suggests, ‘senior FA insiders’ are not concerned by the United rumors, with a host of them believing that Southgate would not turn his back on the national team.The former defender’s only previous managerial experience as a club manager came with Middlesbrough between 2006 and 2009.last_img read more