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Photos: Lister Insurance Junior Classic Race

Photos: Lister Insurance Junior Classic Race

Some sixty participants crossed the finish line in the Lister Insurance Junior Classic invitational road race held on Bermuda Day [May 24] with Quincy Kuzyk and Jade Johnston taking the top spots in the male and female divisions. The race covers a distance of some two miles, starting on Front Street at the junction of Front and Court Street. The route... Read more of this article

Revised Ferry Schedule For America’s Cup

Revised Ferry Schedule For America’s Cup

Passengers booked on Friday’s dedicated America’s Cup Village Ferry will have their tickets fully refunded, the ACBDA said. The ACBDA said, “Friday ticket holders may book new tickets for an increased ferry schedule on Saturday, on a first come first served basis. “Existing ticketholders for Saturday’s ferry can also rebook their ticket... Read more of this article

Weather Forecast For Friday May 26

Weather Forecast For Friday May 26

Friday, May 26 is expected to see scattered thunderstorms in the morning, then windy during the afternoon with thunderstorms likely, with the high to be near 26°C/79°F and the low to be near 22°C/71°F, according to Weather Underground. Winds are expected to be SSW. The relative humidity is expected to be near 81%. Sunrise will be at 6.14am and sunset... Read more of this article

Harrington Sound Building Closed On Friday

Harrington Sound Building Closed On Friday

Harrington Sound Primary School will be undergoing “internal cleaning and structural work” tomorrow [May 26], and the building will be closed the Ministry said, adding that all students are asked to meet their teachers at Albouy’s Point in Hamilton for 8:30am, saying that students and teachers will travel by ferry to Dockyard for the day. “The... Read more of this article

BTA: Interactive Visitor Engagement Area At AC

BTA: Interactive Visitor Engagement Area At AC

The Bermuda Tourism Authority will unveil an interactive visitor engagement area in the America’s Cup Race Village to encourage spectators to get out and see the rest of the island before and after race events or on days when no is racing scheduled. The BTA said, “A team from the Bermuda Tourism Authority will staff the space to highlight Bermuda’s... Read more of this article

VIP Airport Arrivals Lounge For AC Guests

VIP Airport Arrivals Lounge For AC Guests

Skyport announced the opening of a “new and exclusive airport arrivals lounge that it has created for the benefit of VIPs travelling to the 35th America’s Cup.”A spokesperson said, “The lounge is located outside the Arrivals area, past customs, on a private terrace. VIP guests will be treated to Bermudian refreshments, such as... Read more of this article

Event To Honour Dame Lois Browne-Evans

Event To Honour Dame Lois Browne-Evans

The Progressive Labour Party is inviting the public to to a “night of music and tributes honouring Bermuda’s National Hero and political trailblazer Dame Lois Browne-Evans on the 10th anniversary of her passing.” “This Monday, May 29th we will gather at Dr. E.F. Gordon Memorial Hall at BIU Headquarters from 6:00pm to 8:00pm,”... Read more of this article

RFA Wave Knight Ship Arrives In Bermuda

RFA Wave Knight Ship Arrives In Bermuda

The Royal Fleet Auxiliary ship RFA Wave Knight arrived today [May 25] as “part of UK’s support towards Bermuda’s preparations for the Americas Cup.” A spokesperson said, “RFA Wave Knight is on deployment to the region as part of her Atlantic Patrol Tasking [North] duties, a year round commitment to the UK’s Caribbean overseas... Read more of this article

Spectator Yacht Arrives At Tucker’s Point

Spectator Yacht Arrives At Tucker’s Point

The Mariner III Spectator Yacht has arrived to the Harbour Beach dock at Rosewood Tucker’s Point and is ready to set sail in celebration of the America’s Cup. A spokesperson said, “Built in 1926, the classic 122 foot-long motor yacht features a large open deck that will offer viewing of the race course. Guests will spend the day enjoying exclusive... Read more of this article

America’s Cup Opening Postponed Until Saturday

America’s Cup Opening Postponed Until Saturday

The America’s Cup Event Authority [ACEA], and America’s Cup Race Management [ACRM], have announced that the “strong winds in Bermuda have meant that day one of the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup Qualifiers and the Official Opening Ceremony of the 35th America’s Cup have had to be postponed.” “Forecasts indicate that winds may... Read more of this article

Photos: Teachers Gather On Cabinet Grounds

Photos: Teachers Gather On Cabinet Grounds

[Updating] Teachers are currently gathered on the grounds of the Cabinet Building in Hamilton, with this gathering following after the Bermuda Union of Teachers [BUT] held an “Emergency Membership Meeting” this morning. We will update with further information as able.Update 11.15am: They are now marching through townUpdate 11.31am: Audio... Read more of this article

30 Minute Video: May 25 ZBM Evening News

30 Minute Video: May 25 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

360° Video: Demonstration Held At Parliament

360° Video: Demonstration Held At Parliament

People gathered on the grounds of the House of Assembly this afternoon [May 25] as Preserve Marriage – which has been campaigning against same sex marriage – held a demonstration, while the Rainbow Alliance of Bermuda also made a call to their supporters to attend. 1-hour live video replay, the video is 360° so you can use your mouse to move around... Read more of this article