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Video: PLP Founders Day & Drum Major Awards

Video: PLP Founders Day & Drum Major Awards

[Updated with photos] The Progressive Labour Party hosted their 53rd Annual Founders’ Day & Drum Major Awards Luncheon this afternoon [Feb 26] at the Bermuda College Cafeteria. The speakers were Senate Leader & Shadow Minister for Municipalities Senator Renee Ming and party member Mr. J. Audley Quallo, with presentations made to the recipients... Read more of this article

Photos: Midshipman Commemoration Service

Photos: Midshipman Commemoration Service

A service to commemorate the life of US Midshipman Richard Sutherland Dale was held in St George’s, with people coming out to pay tribute to the last victim of the War of 1812. With piper Joel Cassidy and drummer Peter Profit, the TS Admiral Somers Sea Cadets led the way to St Peter’s Churchyard for a commemorative service conducted by Canon W.... Read more of this article

Photos: Fishermen Catch Large Blue Marlin

Photos: Fishermen Catch Large Blue Marlin

[Written by Don Burgess] “It’s a total shock!” - That was the reaction from brothers Allan and Delvin Bean when they caught a huge blue marlin earlier this week. The Beans were in the boat Nothing’s Easy in between Argus and Challenger Banks when they received a tug on their line. Delvin told Bernews, “We knew we had something special form... Read more of this article

Photos: Purvis Primary School Science Fair

Photos: Purvis Primary School Science Fair

Purvis Primary School recently held their 16th annual Science Fair, with the projects based on the Cambridge science curriculum, and serving to highlight the students’ scientific knowledge and inquiry skills. Every student from Primary 1 to Primary 6 presents their experiment to a panel of judges and answers their questions. The science fair challenges... Read more of this article

Photos & Videos: ‘High Flying Jump Showcase’

Photos & Videos: ‘High Flying Jump Showcase’

Jump Week got underway with a “high flying jump showcase” which took place in front of City Hall in Hamilton yesterday [Feb 22], entertaining those in attendance. The event got underway with a Gombey performance, followed by a jump rope performance put on by both international and local jumpers. Jump Off Showcase HighlightsThe showcase will be... Read more of this article

Photos & Results: Women’s Field Hockey Action

Photos & Results: Women’s Field Hockey Action

Recent hockey action in the women’s division saw the Canaries and Swallows play to a 1 – 1 draw, while Bluebirds defeated the Sandpipers 6 – 0. Canaries 1 Swallows 1 Liz Stewart gave the Swallows a 1 – 0 lead in the 33rd minute of this match scoring a Field Goal. In the 67th minute the scores were level when Estienne Cortzee scored a Field... Read more of this article

Photos, Results: Harness Pony Champion Racing

Photos, Results: Harness Pony Champion Racing

The 2016-17 Harness Pony Racing Season came to an end with the Champions of Champions Final Day Racing at the National Equestrian Center on Vesey Street. In the 1:07&2 – 1:08&1 Time Bar Class, Inwood’s Progress and Candyce Martins crossed the line first with a time of 1:09&1, while LR’s Last Chance and Rookie of the Year Kelsey... Read more of this article

Photos & Results: Football Premier, First Division

Photos & Results: Football Premier, First Division

Young Mens Social Club, St. George’s Colts, Ireland Rangers, X-Roads, Robin Hood, PHC Zebras, and Somerset Trojans all walked away with wins in recent Premier and First Division football action. First: Young Men Social Club 2 Paget Lions 1 After a scoreless first half at the PHC Stadium, Robert Richardson gave the Paget Lions the lead in the 56th... Read more of this article

Photos: Legacy Bricks To Honour Loved Ones

Photos: Legacy Bricks To Honour Loved Ones

This afternoon [Feb 21], a group of supporters gathered to have their photos taken with the engraved bricks at the entrance to the new Acute Care Wing at the King Edward Memorial Hospital, with the bricks serving to honour family, friends, loved ones and special organisations. “Among those honoured today was Lady Jacqueline Swan, a founding trustee... Read more of this article

Photos: Youth Fitness Initiative At Heron Bay

Photos: Youth Fitness Initiative At Heron Bay

Yesterday, Premier Michael Dunkley, Health & Seniors Minister Jeanne Atherden and Education Minister Wayne Scott visited the Heron Bay Primary School as part of the Premier’s Youth Fitness Programme. “The public will recall that last September, as part of a collaborative effort between the Ministry of Education and the Department of Health,... Read more of this article

Photos, Video, Results: Bermuda ‘Nitro Racing’

Photos, Video, Results: Bermuda ‘Nitro Racing’

The first round of the Bermuda Nitro Racing 2017 Spring Nationals took place this weekend in St David’s, with fourteen racers taking part in the three race series, which also marks the tenth race of the 2016/2017 season.The results of the A Main Buggy:First Place Kwa-Z Dill driving his Mugen Seiki Racing MBX7R. Second Place was Timer Maybury... Read more of this article

Photos: New Bathrooms At White Hill Field

Photos: New Bathrooms At White Hill Field

Last week the Minister of Public Works Craig Cannonier visited the newly constructed bathrooms at White Hill Field in Sandys parish, which were built by Junior’s Maintenance. “The tender for the new bathroom facility was put out by the Ministry of Public Works last year. The public may recall that these works were mentioned in the 2016 Speech... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Guides ‘Thinking Day’ Service

Photos & Video: Guides ‘Thinking Day’ Service

[Updated with photos] The Girl Guides Thinking Day Service and Parade was held this afternoon [Feb 19] at the Anglican Cathedral of the Most Holy Trinity on Church Street, with the Brownies, Guides and other participants, marching from City Hall to take part in the day’s event, with the Somerset Brigade Band leading the way. The 1 hour 17 minute live... Read more of this article