Live Updates: Bermuda vs Guatemala Football

Live Updates: Bermuda vs Guatemala Football

[Updating] The Bermuda Football Team is set to play against Guatemala this evening [Oct 15] at the National Sports Center, with kick off to take place at 7.30pm. The team for tonight is set to include Dale Eve, Jahquil Hill, Quinaceo Hunt, Donte Brangman, Chikosi Basden, Dante Leverock, Liam Evans, Jaylon Bather, Daren Usher, Calon Minors, Tre Ming,... Read more of this article

Police Investigating Incident At CedarBridge

Police Investigating Incident At CedarBridge

A “former student entered the school building, and along with some current students, approached one of our students and assaulted the student,” CedarBridge Academy Principal Kenneth Caesar has confirmed, with Mr Caesar stating that the offending students were taken to the police station, the police are investigating the situation. CedarBridge... Read more of this article

Photos: Fans At Bermuda vs Guatemala Match

Photos: Fans At Bermuda vs Guatemala Match

Fans of the Gombey Warriors are out tonight [Oct 15] for the Bermuda vs Guatemala match, as the two teams match up for an international friendly at the National Sports Center. The team for tonight is set to include Dale Eve, Jahquil Hill, Quinaceo Hunt, Donte Brangman, Chikosi Basden, Dante Leverock, Liam Evans, Jaylon Bather, Daren Usher, Calon Minors,... Read more of this article

30 Minute Video: Oct 15 ZBM Evening News

30 Minute Video: Oct 15 ZBM Evening News

With an aim to expand the way they deliver their news to the community, the Bermuda Broadcasting Company is continuing to live stream their evening news programme online for viewers both on the island and abroad.The live video will begin at 7.00pm, and play to 7.30pm, and then the replay will be available: Related Stories30 Minute Video:... Read more of this article

Man Attempts To Escape From Court Room

Man Attempts To Escape From Court Room

After being told he would be remanded into custody, 31-year-old Howard Ascento attempted to escape from the court room, however he was detained by the police before he was able to exit the court building. A police spokesperson said, “Quick action by a member of the Bermuda Police Service today thwarted an escape attempt from the Magistrates’ Court. 31-year-old... Read more of this article

5 Hours Of Video: Bermuda Tourism Summit

5 Hours Of Video: Bermuda Tourism Summit

[Updating] The Bermuda Tourism Summit is being held today [Oct 15], and you can tune in and watch live below. BTA CEO Kevin Dallas previously said, “We’re one year into the six-year National Tourism Plan, so it’s time to take stock of what we’ve accomplished so far, anticipate changes already shaping up, and adjust our strategies and outlook... Read more of this article

Photos: Bermuda Defeat Nigeria By 53 Runs

Photos: Bermuda Defeat Nigeria By 53 Runs

The Bermuda Cricket Team made a strong start at the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup Qualifier, defeating Nigeria by 53 runs during a warm-up game at the Tolerance Oval in Abu Dhabi. Bermuda scored 171/5 in their allotted 20 overs with Okera Bascome the top scorer with 49 off 35 deliveries, he hit 4 fours and 2 sixes, while Deunte Darrell scored 47 not out... Read more of this article


Hamilton Health Centre Open After Small Fire

Hamilton Health Centre Open After Small Fire

There was a “small electrical fire” early this morning [Oct 15] at the Hamilton Health Centre, however the Centre and its clinics remain open for business today. A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Health wishes to alert the public that there was a small electrical fire in the early hours of this morning at the Hamilton... Read more of this article

Ryan Robinson Perinchief Is ‘Most Outstanding’

Ryan Robinson Perinchief Is ‘Most Outstanding’

Bermudian Ryan Robinson Perinchief was highlighted in a UK publication as one of the 150 “most outstanding African and African Caribbean students and new graduates” in the United Kingdom. Future Leaders Magazine is an annual publication, and according to its publisher, ‘Powerful Media’, the magazine is aimed at secondary school Sixth-Form,... Read more of this article

Aming To Discuss Tiger Shark Research In NYC

Aming To Discuss Tiger Shark Research In NYC

Bermudian ocean explorer Choy Aming will be speaking at the upcoming Sea Stories 2019 event at New York’s famed Explorers Club. The senior aquarist at the Bermuda Aquarium, Museum & Zoo and director of The Bermuda Shark Project, Mr. Aming is one of five speakers invited to address the prestigious day-long symposium on November 9 His presentation,... Read more of this article

Video: October 15th Bernews Morning Newsflash

Video: October 15th Bernews Morning Newsflash

Ryan Robinson Perinchief named as one of the “most outstanding black university students in Britain,” Taste of Bermuda Food Tasting Village, Allied World Family Community Day, Fortune highlight Rosedon’s lionfish cuisine, Bermuda win first ICC T20 warm up match, Mr & Miss CedarBridge Academy will be held on October 19, Choy Aming will... Read more of this article

Football Team Named For Match vs Guatemala

Football Team Named For Match vs Guatemala

The Bermuda Football Association announced the Men’s National Team that will play against the Guatemala National Team  on Tuesday. “This FIFA Tier 1 international match will kick off at 7:30 p.m. at the National Sports Centre. The match will be officiated by FIFA International Referees from the USA,” the BFA explained. The Bermuda... Read more of this article

New Ringo Video Features Bermuda Lyric Sheet

New Ringo Video Features Bermuda Lyric Sheet

Former Beatle Ringo Starr has released the official video for his rendition of one-time bandmate John Lennon’s Bermuda-penned song Grow Old With Me. The song will appear on Ringo’s new album, What’s My Name, to be released on October 25. John Lennon’s original lyric sheet for the song Grow Old With Me, annotated “Fairylands,... Read more of this article

30 Minute Video: Oct 14 ZBM Evening News

30 Minute Video: Oct 14 ZBM Evening News

With an aim to expand the way they deliver their news to the community, the Bermuda Broadcasting Company is continuing to live stream their evening news programme online for viewers both on the island and abroad.The live video will begin at 7.00pm, and play to 7.30pm, and then the replay will be available: Related Stories30 Minute Video:... Read more of this article


VIDEOS

30 Minute Video: Oct 15 ZBM Evening News

30 Minute Video: Oct 15 ZBM Evening News

With an aim to expand the way they deliver their news to the community, the Bermuda Broadcasting Company is continuing to live stream their evening news programme online for viewers both on the island and abroad.The live video will begin at 7.00pm, and play to 7.30pm, and then the replay will be available: Related Stories30 Minute Video:... Read more of this article

5 Hours Of Video: Bermuda Tourism Summit

5 Hours Of Video: Bermuda Tourism Summit

[Updating] The Bermuda Tourism Summit is being held today [Oct 15], and you can tune in and watch live below. BTA CEO Kevin Dallas previously said, “We’re one year into the six-year National Tourism Plan, so it’s time to take stock of what we’ve accomplished so far, anticipate changes already shaping up, and adjust our strategies and outlook... Read more of this article

Photos, Video & Results: Motorcycle Racing

Photos, Video & Results: Motorcycle Racing

Sunday [Oct 13] saw the return of the Bermuda Motorcycle Racing Association [BMRA] to their track after Hurricane Humberto caused damage to the facility. A spokesperson said, “Fortunately, in partnership with the Bermuda Karting Club, the facility reopened for racing. The weather was perfect for some high speed racing and the return of the BMRA... Read more of this article

SPORTS

Live Updates: Bermuda vs Guatemala Football

Live Updates: Bermuda vs Guatemala Football

[Updating] The Bermuda Football Team is set to play against Guatemala this evening [Oct 15] at the National Sports Center, with kick off to take place at 7.30pm. The team for tonight is set to include Dale Eve, Jahquil Hill, Quinaceo Hunt, Donte Brangman, Chikosi Basden, Dante Leverock, Liam Evans, Jaylon Bather, Daren Usher, Calon Minors, Tre Ming,... Read more of this article

Photos: Fans At Bermuda vs Guatemala Match

Photos: Fans At Bermuda vs Guatemala Match

Fans of the Gombey Warriors are out tonight [Oct 15] for the Bermuda vs Guatemala match, as the two teams match up for an international friendly at the National Sports Center. The team for tonight is set to include Dale Eve, Jahquil Hill, Quinaceo Hunt, Donte Brangman, Chikosi Basden, Dante Leverock, Liam Evans, Jaylon Bather, Daren Usher, Calon Minors,... Read more of this article

Photos: Hong Kong Defeat Bermuda In Cricket

Photos: Hong Kong Defeat Bermuda In Cricket

Bermuda took on Hong Kong in their second ICC Men’s Twenty20 World Cup Qualifier warm up match at the Dubai International Stadium, Dubai, with Hong Kong winning by 24 runs. Both teams went into the match with wins in their first warm up matches, Hong Kong batted first and scored 160/5, the Hong Kong top scorer was Kinchit Shah with 48, while Kamau... Read more of this article

BUSINESS

Monetary Authority: Positioning For The Future

Monetary Authority: Positioning For The Future

[Bermuda Monetary Authority series] Series 4: Positioning for the Future As the Bermuda Monetary Authority [BMA] celebrates 50 years in 2019, we take a look back at the last five decades. From providing sound policy advice to pushing Bermuda forward as a reputable place to conduct business, the BMA has had an incredible impact on Bermuda’s financial... Read more of this article

Home Affairs Ministry Meets With Major Grocers

Home Affairs Ministry Meets With Major Grocers

The Ministry of Home Affairs had a meeting with major grocers to discuss the “cost of living as well as solutions to alleviate challenges faced by residents.” The Government posted the photos online below, and said, “The Ministry of Home Affairs continues to have important discussions around the cost of living and solutions to alleviate... Read more of this article

Bermuda Food Tours Launches ‘After Hours’ Tour

Bermuda Food Tours Launches ‘After Hours’ Tour

Bermuda Food Tours has launched its ‘After Hours Tasting Experience,’ which runs on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 5.30pm to 8.30pm. A spokesperson said, “This new delightful and delicious experience invites guests to enjoy 3 places over 3 hours for an incredible evening that turns an ordinary weeknight into something memorable.“Bermuda... Read more of this article

ENTERTAINMENT

New Ringo Video Features Bermuda Lyric Sheet

New Ringo Video Features Bermuda Lyric Sheet

Former Beatle Ringo Starr has released the official video for his rendition of one-time bandmate John Lennon’s Bermuda-penned song Grow Old With Me. The song will appear on Ringo’s new album, What’s My Name, to be released on October 25. John Lennon’s original lyric sheet for the song Grow Old With Me, annotated “Fairylands,... Read more of this article

Fortune Highlight Rosedon’s Lionfish Cuisine

Fortune Highlight Rosedon’s Lionfish Cuisine

In an article titled “How a Bermuda Restaurant Is Using Its Menu to Support Local Reefs,” Fortune has highlighted Rosedon’s lionfish offering, saying that “by adding lionfish to the menu, the restaurant is encouraging the local fishing community to target the species, thus helping to eradicate the invasive fish and stop it from... Read more of this article

Author Tells Of ‘Secrets, Shame, Shackles’

Author Tells Of ‘Secrets, Shame, Shackles’

A Bermudian author’s semi-fictionalised account of her life and the “unusual events” which caused her to leave the island for almost 30 years is flying off the shelves at local bookstores. Published in September, former teacher Gracelyn Love Davis’s “realistic fiction novel” Secrets, Shame, Shackles: Don’t Judge... Read more of this article


ENVIRONMENT

Aming To Discuss Tiger Shark Research In NYC

Aming To Discuss Tiger Shark Research In NYC

Bermudian ocean explorer Choy Aming will be speaking at the upcoming Sea Stories 2019 event at New York’s famed Explorers Club. The senior aquarist at the Bermuda Aquarium, Museum & Zoo and director of The Bermuda Shark Project, Mr. Aming is one of five speakers invited to address the prestigious day-long symposium on November 9 His presentation,... Read more of this article

Column: How Do You Weigh A Live Whale?

Column: How Do You Weigh A Live Whale?

[Written by Fredrik Christiansen] Whales are the largest animals on the planet, and important predators in the marine ecosystem. As a marine biologist I have been lucky enough to see them up close. It’s an amazing experience to watch a whale mother, 14 metres long and weighing nearly 40 tonnes, gently push her “tiny” five-metre baby, already weighing... Read more of this article

Island Researcher Describes Sargasso Sea Trip

Island Researcher Describes Sargasso Sea Trip

Bermudian graduate student Shane Antonition calls his two-week journey into the Sargasso Sea aboard Greenpeace’s research vessel M/V Esperanza an “awe-inspiring and humbling.” A research assistant at the Bermuda Aquarium, Museum & Zoo [BAMZ], Mr. Antonition joined the Esperanza this summer when the vessel sailed out of St. George’s... Read more of this article

CRIME

Police Investigating Incident At CedarBridge

Police Investigating Incident At CedarBridge

A “former student entered the school building, and along with some current students, approached one of our students and assaulted the student,” CedarBridge Academy Principal Kenneth Caesar has confirmed, with Mr Caesar stating that the offending students were taken to the police station, the police are investigating the situation. CedarBridge... Read more of this article

Man Attempts To Escape From Court Room

Man Attempts To Escape From Court Room

After being told he would be remanded into custody, 31-year-old Howard Ascento attempted to escape from the court room, however he was detained by the police before he was able to exit the court building. A police spokesperson said, “Quick action by a member of the Bermuda Police Service today thwarted an escape attempt from the Magistrates’ Court. 31-year-old... Read more of this article

Police: ‘Formal Complaints Are Required By Law’

Police: ‘Formal Complaints Are Required By Law’

Saying they are aware of “allegations circulating on social media about a suspected paedophile,” the police have reminded the public that “formal complaints are required by law in order for the police to investigate such allegations.” A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is aware of recent allegations... Read more of this article

TECHNOLOGY

Column: Working To Build A Digital Economy

Column: Working To Build A Digital Economy

[Opinion column written by Chris Garrod] How easy is it to build a digital economy? Bermuda has worked to be a major player in a Fintech revolution. Is it? Fintech and Bermuda. I’m sure you have all read many articles over the last few years and seen much press regarding the rise of Fintech vehicles forming on the Island. They haven’t formed at a rampant rate, but... Read more of this article

Appleby To Sponsor & Speak At Tech Week

Appleby To Sponsor & Speak At Tech Week

Appleby Bermuda is pleased to be sponsoring and speaking at Bermuda Tech Week, taking place from October 14 to 18. A spokesperson said, “Appleby Bermuda is pleased to be sponsoring and speaking at Bermuda Tech Week, taking place 14 to 18 October 2019. Bermuda Tech Week is a five-day programme of events that will bring together local and international experts to discuss... Read more of this article

FAC: Online Payment Processing For Insurers

FAC: Online Payment Processing For Insurers

First Atlantic Commerce [FAC] and Core Technologies have announced their collaboration to enable Core Technologies UnderWriter™ insurance platform clients to accept online payments. A spokesperson said, “First Atlantic Commerce [FAC], a global online payment solutions provider that specializes in the Caribbean and Central America, and Core Technologies today announced... Read more of this article

ACCIDENTS & FIRES

Multiple People Injured In Separate Collisions

Multiple People Injured In Separate Collisions

There were a number of collisions over the weekend, resulting in people being transported to hospital for treatment. Male Motorcyclist & Male 50cc Scooter Rider Collide in Southampton A police spokesperson said, “Around 12:10am Sunday, October 13th police, fire and ambulance personnel were dispatched to a reported serious collision on Middle... Read more of this article

Motorcyclist Injured In Southampton Collision

Motorcyclist Injured In Southampton Collision

A motorcyclist was seriously injured when two bikes collided on Middle Road in Southampton early this morning [Oct 13], according to police. A police spokesperson said, “Around 12:10am Sunday, October 13th police, fire and ambulance personnel were dispatched to a reported serious collision on Middle Road in Southampton near Hawthorn Lane. “It... Read more of this article

Three Injured In Cobbs Hill Road Collision

Three Injured In Cobbs Hill Road Collision

Emergency services responded to a collision on Cobbs Hill Road in Warwick last night [Oct 12] where three people were injured and transported to hospital. A police spokesperson said, “Around 9:30pm Saturday, October 12th police, fire and ambulance personnel were dispatched to a reported serious collision on Cobbs Hill Road in Warwick near the... Read more of this article