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Video: Flora Duffy Speech “I Am From Bermuda”

Video: Flora Duffy Speech “I Am From Bermuda”

In a speech that will be recalled for years to come, Flora Duffy delivered a message brimming with national pride today [Oct 18] as she spoke at the Tribute Concert held in her honour, with her speech — “I am from Bermuda” — one of the big highlights of a day that was filled with highlights. The concert was the last event held... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: Flora Duffy Day Holiday Events

Photo Set #2: Flora Duffy Day Holiday Events

In celebration of Flora Duffy winning Bermuda’s first ever Olympic gold medal, the island held a national holiday today [Oct 18] with a number of events taking place including the renaming of Corkscrew Hill to Flora Duffy Hill, the stadium being officially renamed in her honour, the unveiling of commemorative stamps at the post office, and a... Read more of this article

Photo Set #1: Flora Duffy Day Holiday Events

Photo Set #1: Flora Duffy Day Holiday Events

It’s a good thing she is super fit, as Flora Duffy had a very busy day today [Oct 18], which started out with a breakfast in her honour, before she attended a ceremony to rename Corkscrew Hill to Flora Duffy Hill, then went to the stadium for it to be officially renamed in her honour, before going to the unveiling of commemorative stamps at the... Read more of this article

Video: Nia Christopher Scores In Towson Draw

Video: Nia Christopher Scores In Towson Draw

Nia Christopher scored for the Towson University women’s soccer team, marking her 12th goal of the season, with the Bermudian footballer now tied for third for goals in a single season in Towson history. The school’s match report said, “Nia Christopher scored in on the Towson University women’s soccer team’s final chance in... Read more of this article

Weather Forecast For Tuesday October 19

Weather Forecast For Tuesday October 19

Tuesday, October 19 is expected to see becoming mostly sunny, with the high to be near 26°C/78°F and the low to be near 21°C/70°F, according to the Bermuda Weather Service. Winds are expected to be NW. The relative humidity is expected to be near 59%. Sunrise will be at 7.25am and sunset will be at 6.42pm. High tide will be at 8.29am and 8.54pm,... Read more of this article

Lamb Foggo Centre To Resume Normal Hours

Lamb Foggo Centre To Resume Normal Hours

The Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] announced that normal operating hours will resume at the Lamb Foggo Urgent Care Centre [UCC] effective Tuesday, October 19th.A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Hospitals Board announced today a resumption of normal operating hours at the Lamb Foggo Urgent Care Centre [UCC]. Effective Tuesday 19 October hours will... Read more of this article

Past Winners Set To Take Part In 2021 Golf Event

Past Winners Set To Take Part In 2021 Golf Event

The Butterfield Bermuda Championship will begin welcoming some of the best golfers in the world to Bermuda in one week, and tournament officials are excited to announce player commitments for the third annual event, which returns October 28 to 31 to Port Royal Golf Course in Southampton. A spokesperson said, “The field of 132 will include 2020 champion,... Read more of this article

Mental Health Clinic Piloted In Hamilton

Mental Health Clinic Piloted In Hamilton

Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] in collaboration with the Department of Health is piloting a mental health clinic in Hamilton. Located in the Department of Health’s Hamilton Health Centre on Victoria Street, the Mental Health Clinic started on Friday 8 October. The weekly service will continue on Fridays from 9am-noon. BHB Acting Chief of Psychiatry,... Read more of this article

Video: Duffy Tribute Concert & Reception

Video: Duffy Tribute Concert & Reception

A Flora Duffy Tribute Concert & Reception is being held today [Oct 18] at Victoria Park, and we will have additional coverage later on, the live video is below and you can view all our coverage of the Flora Duffy Day holiday by clicking here. Update: The live broadcast has ended, and the 104-minute live video replay is below: Related... Read more of this article

Colin Powell: Opposition Leader’s Condolences

Colin Powell: Opposition Leader’s Condolences

Opposition Leader Cole Simons has extended condolences following the passing of General Colin Powell, the first Black secretary of state in the United States. Mr Simons said, “I am saddened to hear of the passing of another great man in history, General Colin L Powell. Gen Powell wasn’t only an American statesman, but man whose voice resonated around... Read more of this article

Video: Flora Duffy Commemorative Stamps

Video: Flora Duffy Commemorative Stamps

[Updated] The Bermuda Post Office [BPO] is holding a Flora Duffy Commemorative Stamp Reveal this afternoon [Oct 18] at Church Street, and we will have additional coverage later on, the live video below should begin at around 3.00pm and you can view all our coverage of the Flora Duffy Day holiday by clicking here. Update: The live broadcast has concluded... Read more of this article

Robinson Scores Twice In Thomas College Win

Robinson Scores Twice In Thomas College Win

Bermuda’s Shane Robinson scored twice for Thomas College Men’s Soccer team as they played to a 6-0 victory over University of Maine – Presque Isle. The school’s match report said, “Men’s Soccer rebounded from their tough loss earlier this week with a commanding 6-nil win over University of Maine – Presque Isle. “Thomas... Read more of this article

Video: Flora Duffy Stadium Renaming

Video: Flora Duffy Stadium Renaming

[Updated] The Government will rename the National Sports Centre’s South Field Stadium to the Flora Duffy Stadium this afternoon [Oct 18], and we will have additional coverage later on, the live video below should begin at around 2.00pm and you can view all our coverage of the Flora Duffy Day holiday by clicking here. Update: The live broadcast has... Read more of this article