A Commemoration of Napoleon’s Death on St Helena took place at Napoleon’s Tomb on Saturday, 2 May 2015, at 10am. A short film will be shown on Local TV Channel 2, covering the ceremony led by Father Dale Bowers.
During the Commemoration, the UK and French National Anthems were sung, along with a musical recital. Wreaths were laid on behalf of the French Nation, La Fondation Napoleon and for the Island of St Helena. .
Broadcast times on Local TV Channel 2 are as follows:
- Wednesday 20 May – 19:00
- Thursday 21 May – 19:00
- Friday 22 May – Broadcast after the SAMS News Bulletin at 19:00
- Saturday 23 May – Broadcast after the SAMS News Bulletin at 19:00
- Sunday 24 May – 19:00
19 May 2015