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TN Tatem PTA Says “Find An Alternative Facility”

TN Tatem PTA Says “Find An Alternative Facility”

The issues surrounding the condition of the TN Tatem Middle School building continue with the school’s PTA calling on the Minister to “find an alternative facility to house TN Tatem Middle School students and teachers until after the remediation work is completed.” T.N. Tatem Middle School PTA President Amin Smith said, “Most... Read more of this article

Leadership Changes For Hiscox Bermuda

Leadership Changes For Hiscox Bermuda

Specialist global insurer Hiscox announced leadership changes within Hiscox Re and ILS, and Hiscox Bermuda. Jeremy Pinchin, Chief Executive Officer of Hiscox Re and ILS, and Chief Executive Officer of Hiscox Bermuda, is to return to London next year, and Michael Krefta will be appointed into the Bermuda-based roles with effect from 1 August 2017, subject... Read more of this article

Iain Jensen Wins MS Amlin ‘Dash For Cash’

Iain Jensen Wins MS Amlin ‘Dash For Cash’

Australian Iain Jensen pocketed $500 and a bottle of Gosling’s Black Seal Rum when he won the MS Amlin “Dash for Cash,” an exhibition prelude to the 2nd annual MS Amlin International Moth Regatta hosted by the Royal Bermuda Yacht Club. The Dash for Cash was sailed on a windy Hamilton Harbour, where the northwesterly breeze was recorded at 23 to... Read more of this article

Endurance E&S Excess Casualty Transportation

Endurance E&S Excess Casualty Transportation

Bermuda-based Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd. announced today that Endurance U.S. Insurance has introduced a new Excess Casualty product for commercial transportation clients, distributed through a limited network of wholesale brokers specializing in the transportation market. The new product targets U.S. based transportation companies including mid-size... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Auto Solutions & HSBC Auto Show

Photos/Video: Auto Solutions & HSBC Auto Show

The Auto Solutions and HSBC Auto Show was held today [Dec 3] at the #1 Car Park on Front Street with free admission and test drives available.Vendors were on hand with food and drink available for purchase and a DJ kept visitors entertained throughout the day. Local vendors were also on hand with hobby cars, demonstrating them around a remote... Read more of this article

Weather Forecast For Sunday December 4

Weather Forecast For Sunday December 4

Sunday, December 4 is expected to be partly cloudy and windy, with the high to be near 19°C/66°F and the low to be near 16°C/60°F, according to Weather Underground. Winds are expected to be NW. The relative humidity is expected to be near 58%. Sunrise will be at 7.05am and sunset will be at 5.13pm. High tide will be at 11.15am and 11.44pm, while... Read more of this article

Top 10 Most Viewed Videos For November 2016

Top 10 Most Viewed Videos For November 2016

Bernews posted more than 100 videos during November 2016, and the top ten most viewed on Youtube included the Phoenix opening at 4am on Black Friday, Santa Claus arriving at Bermuda airport, the America’s Cup World Series Fukuoka promo, a vehicle fire in Pembroke, the Intense Mas ‘Mythica’ launch, the 10 Most Fascinating People of Bermuda promo,... Read more of this article

Centre For Justice: Freedom Of Assembly Laws

Centre For Justice: Freedom Of Assembly Laws

The Centre for Justice said the protest on Friday ”raises a number of legal issues” they wish to address as part of their remit to raise public awareness around civil liberties. The Centre said, “Section 10 of the Bermuda Constitution guarantees the right of freedom of assembly and association. As in most fundamental rights, this... Read more of this article

IBA & Ministry Of Health Host Accessibility Tour

IBA & Ministry Of Health Host Accessibility Tour

The Institute of Bermuda Architects [IBA] in conjunction with the Ministry of Health and Seniors, Ageing and Disability Services hosted an accessibility tour of Hamilton. The event was held in honour of UN International Day of Persons with Disabilities. Tour participants included members of the Bermuda Society of Interior Designers, the Bermuda Government... Read more of this article

New Opportunities For College Students

New Opportunities For College Students

Bermuda College has recently signed two new articulation agreements representing “significant savings and quality academic programmes for BC transfer students.” A spokesperson said, “Framingham State University and Newbury College are both four-year institutions located in the Boston area of Massachusetts. “Framingham State University,... Read more of this article

Insurance Careers Movement At CEO Town Hall

Insurance Careers Movement At CEO Town Hall

Leading insurance industry CEOs on both sides of the Atlantic, led by Hamilton Insurance Group Chairman and CEO Brian Duperreault, hosted an international Town Hall webinar that attracted over one thousand participants in the US, Canada, Bermuda and the United Kingdom. The Town Hall was designed to encourage young insurance professionals already working... Read more of this article

Police Investigate Social Media Threat To Premier

Police Investigate Social Media Threat To Premier

[Updated] Police said they are “aware of the social media threats to the Premier and his family and have commenced an investigation into the matter.” The Instagram account they appear to be referring to is set to private, has 342 followers as of this writing, and urges people to DM [direct message] to get “family info and address”... Read more of this article

BTC Cup Draws Produce “Interesting” Fixtures

BTC Cup Draws Produce “Interesting” Fixtures

The draw for the BTC Cup was made in the BTC store by Michael McGrath, president of the Corona League and Chris Wright of BTC. A spokesperson said, “The draw produced some very interesting fixtures and Pool C already looks like the proverbial Group of Death. “This season’s top scorer in the league, Shakir Smith, will be hoping to add... Read more of this article

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