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Patton Moves To 11th In Youth Sailing Worlds

Patton Moves To 11th In Youth Sailing Worlds

Bermuda’s Campbell Patton continues competing in the Youth Sailing World Championships, along with over 300 teenage sailors from around the world. Patton, who is competing in the Boy’s Laser Radial Fleet started the day in 10th place in the 58 boat fleet and when he came off the water he was 11th with 54 Net Points. Patton finished the first... Read more of this article

American SSA Representative To Visit Bermuda

American SSA Representative To Visit Bermuda

A representative from the United States Social Security Administration [SSA] will visit Bermuda next week to assist American Citizens with social security matters, the U.S. Consulate said. The representative will be available to answer questions from the public about matters including, but not limited to, social security number applications, applying... Read more of this article

14-Year-Old Launches ‘Taste Testing’ Business

14-Year-Old Launches ‘Taste Testing’ Business

14-year-old Andreaz Glasgow — who despite his young age is a self-described ‘serial entrepreneur’ –  is set to launch a new business offering fun ‘taste testing’ experiences. The Berkeley Institute honour student founded ‘Guess What?’ after spotting there was a need for more diverse entertainment options on the... Read more of this article

Cole Simons: ‘Has Plan 2022 Been Changed?’

Cole Simons: ‘Has Plan 2022 Been Changed?’

“Government’s plans to phase out middle schools appear to contradict its much vaunted strategic plan for education,” Shadow Education Minister Cole Simons said. “Last week the Education Minister announced plans to phase out middle schools and introduce signature schools,” Mr Simons said. “To be precise, he said: ‘Now, is therefore... Read more of this article

Ministry: 12 Bus Runs Cancelled On Thursday

Ministry: 12 Bus Runs Cancelled On Thursday

After a respite from bus route cancellations over the past two weeks, there are cancellations again today, with the Ministry releasing a list of bus cancellations for this morning [July 19], with twelve bus runs cancelled so far today. Related StoriesMinistry: Bus Cancellations For Friday Ministry: Bus Cancellations For Thursday Ministry:... Read more of this article

Cup Match Extravaganza Set For King’s Square

Cup Match Extravaganza Set For King’s Square

A Cup Match themed event is set to take place on Friday [July 20], at 6.30pm at King’s Square in St. George’s. The event will be hosted by MC Qian Dickinson, and will include performances by Brittany Cox, the St. George’s Dancerettes, Mitchell “Live Wires” Trott, Go Kinetix and more, with food and vendors also set to be available. Related... Read more of this article

Video: July 19th Bernews Morning Newsflash

Video: July 19th Bernews Morning Newsflash

Premier Burt will deliver a National Address this evening, AIG completes acquisition of Validus, Janet Wingate working on a book about the history of Nonsuch Island, Diante Trimm fined $1500 for assaulting another woman, 18-year-old fined $1000 for fighting, Roadside Sobriety Checkpoint Bill awaits assent, students donate to Windreach, bee... Read more of this article

Third Point Re Appoint Drury And Wilson

Third Point Re Appoint Drury And Wilson

Third Point Reinsurance Ltd. announced that David Drury and Steven Wilson have each been appointed to the position of Senior Vice President, Underwriting. Robert Bredahl, President and Chief Executive Officer of Third Point Re, commented, “We are very excited to have David and Steven join the Company as they bring proven track records and significant... Read more of this article

Photos & Results: Cricket Premier, First Division

Photos & Results: Cricket Premier, First Division

St. Georges Cricket Club, Baileys Bay Cricket Club, St. David’s Cricket Club, and Flatt’s Victoria all recorded victories in this weekend’s Premier and First Division cricket action. Premier Division St. Georges Cricket Club Win by 13 Runs: St. Georges Cricket Club 153 Southampton Rangers 140 Batting first at the Southampton Oval, the St. George’s... Read more of this article

Photos: CUT Student Athletic Championships

Photos: CUT Student Athletic Championships

Bermuda was crowned the 2018 Caribbean Union of Teachers Track and Field Champions as the 17th Biennial Student Athletic Championships concluded at the National Sports Center. Bermuda finished with 412 points, with Barbados second with 384 points and St Kitts’ finished third with 244 points. A total of 11 Records were broken with Trishanie Warner... Read more of this article

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: July 18 2018

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: July 18 2018

July 18 saw 344 shares trade on the Bermuda Stock Exchange, valued at $15,924.00 BD. 344 shares were traded by Bank of N.T. Butterfield Ltd, closing up 1.1% at $46.50 per share. The BSX finished at 2,681.42, up 0.85% on the day. There was 1 advance, 0 declines, and 59 remained unchanged. The full report for the day is available here [PDF]. Related... Read more of this article

Two Injured As Taxi Overturns In Southampton

Two Injured As Taxi Overturns In Southampton

Emergency services responded to Lighthouse Road near the junction with South Road in Southampton tonight [July 18] where a collision resulted in a taxi overturning and landing on its side, and two people being transported to hospital, according to police.Police Media Manager Dwayne Caines said: “Police responded to a report of a road traffic... Read more of this article

Meet Bermuda Netball Player Zakiyah Durham

Meet Bermuda Netball Player Zakiyah Durham

In the twelfth in a series of profiles of netball players who will be a part of the team representing Bermuda in the USA Netball U21 International Development Series being held in Fort Lauderdale, Florida from July 23 to 25, we spotlight Zakiyah Durham, a 18-year-old who plays in the Wing Attack and Centre positions.1. How does it feel to have been... Read more of this article