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Welcome, Trinidad Guardian readers, to our series of web pages on Trinidad and Tobago's independence.

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To your left you will find a table of contents; click on any item to retrieve the relevant info.

Here you can find a synopsis of what happened on the first Independence; you can read the speech Dr Eric Williams delivered to our nation on the first day of our independence; and for those of you itching for a little outdoor activity, you can even get an itinerary of events on or around Independence!


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