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WeBeat 5-A-Side Steel Band Competition

TT – The St James Amphitheatre on the Western Main Road will resonate with the sounds of steel on Thursday June 13, 2019 when 15 steel bands take part in the first 5-A-Side competition to be held in 13 years as part of the annual WeBeat St James Live Festival.

The WeBeat St James Live Festival is a community effort that was initiated in 2001 to promote the arts and culture of St James and the wider society. The 2019 edition, hosted by the St James Community Improvement Committee (CIC), runs from June 7, 2019 to June 15, 2019, and Cecil Tomkin, president of the St James CIC explained that the spotlight on the national instrument begins today.

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