The Rt. Excellent Sir Hugh Springer is recognized as a National Hero for his contribution to the trade union movement and dedication to public service.
National Hero The Right Excellent Sir Frank Walcott will be among those Barbadians honoured by labour stakeholders for their contribution to Barbados' development. (FP)
Barbados' only heroine, The Right Excellent Sarah Ann Gill stood up against the planters who succeeded in ousting the Methodist missionaries from Barbados. In response, she opened her home as a church and kept the faith going despite facing abuse
The Rt. Excellent Clement Payne was an advocate of social justice.
One of Barbados' ten national heroes Sir Grantley Adams was a great social reformer who fought tirelessly for the rights of Barbadians, especially the under-privileged.