Christmas and New Year babies

Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Print this page Email A Friend!

THE first babies born on Christmas Day and New Year's Day in local hospitals are usually in for a treat, and this year was no different.

For the third year, the 19 clubs of Kiwanis Division 23 came together to bring Christmas cheer to mothers at Victoria Jubilee. Thanks to an initiative by the club and Lullabye diapers, all mothers of babies born at Victoria Jubilee on December 25 received care packages. The initiative falls under the Kiwanis International's Young Children Priority One programme, which addresses the needs of children 0-5 years old.

Photographer Garfield Robinson was at Victoria Jubilee and Spanish Town hospitals to share in the happy occasions.

Mom Florence Osbourne holds her little bundle of joy, the first baby born for the year at Victoria Jubilee Hospital.




1. We welcome reader comments on the top stories of the day. Some comments may be republished on the website or in the newspaper � email addresses will not be published.

2. Please understand that comments are moderated and it is not always possible to publish all that have been submitted. We will, however, try to publish comments that are representative of all received.

3. We ask that comments are civil and free of libellous or hateful material. Also please stick to the topic under discussion.

4. Please do not write in block capitals since this makes your comment hard to read.

5. Please don't use the comments to advertise. However, our advertising department can be more than accommodating if emailed:

6. If readers wish to report offensive comments, suggest a correction or share a story then please email:

7. Lastly, read our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy

comments powered by Disqus



Today's Cartoon

Click image to view full size editorial cartoon