Scores of persons were on hand to witness the official opening of the Cumberland Playing Field yesterday.
The multi-million dollar facility which will be used for all sports events was financed by the National Lotteries Authority in excess of three million dollars.
Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves in his address described the Playing Field as a magnificent facility.
He commended the individuals who were instrumental in turning the playing field into a high quality facility.
Prime Minister Gonsalves gave the commitment that the Cumberland playing field will be well-lighted.