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From repairing military vehicles to fixing up vintage cars: Clarence Tan shares his passion for transforming vehicles into pop culture mobiles like the Mini driven by Mr Bean and the Mystery Machine of Scooby-Doo fame.
From the gripping flypast to fiery fireworks, the National Day Parade (NDP) celebrations are something Singaporeans look forward to every year.
Can never get enough of the nation’s biggest birthday party? Then you’re in for a treat! This year’s National Day Parade will be a full day of celebrations with activities taking you from the morning all the way into the evening. The best part? You can catch all the action from the comfort of your home and neighbourhood!
Over the years, the National Day Parade (NDP) has become more than a show or a celebration. It has become a national statement made by Singaporeans from all walks of life – about who we are and where we are headed.
As Singapore celebrates her 54th birthday, here’s a look at how six National Day Parade (NDP) participants have contributed in their own ways to make the nation a better place.
"This is a significant year for the mobile Column…it is the 50th year in which we will see (them) participate in the National Day Parade (NDP), starting from 1969 at the Padang… and it is a chance to showcase the capabilities of our servicemen and women, who are important for the defence of our country."
Fifty years ago, Brigadier-General (BG) (Ret) Colin Theseira was one of the 36 officers who participated in the inaugural Mobile Column.
Most Singaporeans love and look forward to the spectacular annual National Day Parade (NDP).
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