S.O.S Summer Programme Launches

The annual National Conservation Commission’s (NCC) summer programme S.O.S (Save Our Selves) will be launched tomorrow, Wednesday, July 18, at Browne’s Beach, Bay Street, St. Michael, beginning at 9:00 a.m.

General Manager of the NCC, Keith Neblett, will address the ceremony, after which the first session will begin at 10:00 a.m.

The programme will be held every Wednesday until August 29, from 10:00 to  11:00 a.m. at Browne’s Beach (near the NCC’s beach facility).

The annual six-week programme seeks to teach persons to swim, as well as raise public awareness in several areas, including water safety, sea currents, winds, waves, red flags and beach signage.