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KATKiDS To Host Night Market Tomorrow

KATKiDS To Host Night Market Tomorrow

The Bermuda-based international charity KATKiDS will be hosting it’s 12th annual KATKiDS Night Market tomorrow [Nov 16] from 5.30pm to 8.30pm at Upper Pier 6 on Front Street in Hamilton. A spokesperson said, “KATKiDS Night Market is an exotic and unique event that raises funds for children in need in Bermuda, Nepal and Africa. All of the proceeds... Read more of this article

Photos & Results: Fat Tire Massive Bike Race

Photos & Results: Fat Tire Massive Bike Race

The 2018/2019 Bermuda Bicycle Association’s Fat Tire Massive Mountain Bike Race Season got underway with action taking place at the Arborteum. Alan Potts won the Male Open race clocking a 11 lap time of 1:00:01.918, Brian Steinoff was second in 1:01:43.549 and Keiran Malott finished third with a time of 1:04:50.243. The Female Open Division was won... Read more of this article

Results: Second Spring Senior Bowling League

Results: Second Spring Senior Bowling League

In Second Spring Senior Bowling League action saw the Blue Angels defeat Just Kinkin 3 – 1, while the Pinsplitters went down 4 – 0 to the Last Minutes. The Drifters fell 4 – 1 to the Islanders, while the match between the Last Pin and the New Comers ended 2 – 2. Men’s Handicap Game:Richard Norville 244 Ellsworth Bean Sr. 226 Gladwin Daniels... Read more of this article

Book Signing With Melodye Micere Van Putten

Book Signing With Melodye Micere Van Putten

Friends of the Bermuda National Library is getting set to present a book reading and signing with Melodye Micere Van Putten and her book entitled I Poet When I’m Full Of Joy… And When I’m Rage-Full, Thinking Deep. The event will be held this evening [Nov 15] from 6.00pm to 7.30pm at the Bermuda National Library. For more information,... Read more of this article

Sailing: VSA Cruise To A Pair Of Titles In Debut

Sailing: VSA Cruise To A Pair Of Titles In Debut

Visionary Sailing Academy [VSA] and St George’s Dinghy and Sports Club [SGDSC] were both highly successful on debut at the recently concluded Bermuda Open and National Optimist Championship, hosted in Mangrove Bay, competing and placing well in their fleets, boding well for their upcoming international participation at the renowned Orange Bowl international... Read more of this article

Radiance & Sunrise To Visit Bermuda In 2020

Radiance & Sunrise To Visit Bermuda In 2020

Both the Carnival Radiance and Carnival Sunrise cruise ships will visit Bermuda in 2020, Carnival Corporation has announced. The company said that following a $200 million dry dock in Spain, Carnival Radiance will debut in April 2020, first sailing in Europe before making a 13-day trans-Atlantic crossing to New York in June 2020, positioning the vessel... Read more of this article

Family Centre Set To Host ‘Day Of Giving’

Family Centre Set To Host ‘Day Of Giving’

Family Centre is joining the efforts of organizations around the world in honour of Universal Children’s Day “to raise awareness of the continuing need to value the lives, growth, and development, of children.” A spokesperson said, “Universal Children’s Day was established by the United Nations in 1954 to improve child welfare... Read more of this article

Video: Nov 15th Bernews Morning Newsflash

Video: Nov 15th Bernews Morning Newsflash

The Government and RMI sign MOU for developing a strategy to transition to an electric bus fleet and identify renewable energy projects, Fairmont Southampton is now “dog friendly”. Carnival Radiance and Carnival Sunrise cruise ships will visit Bermuda in 2020, bunch of infested imported bananas removed from grocery stores, local church... Read more of this article

Ministry: 8 Bus Runs Cancelled On Thursday

Ministry: 8 Bus Runs Cancelled On Thursday

The cancellation of bus runs continue, with the Ministry releasing a list of bus cancellations for this morning [Nov 15] with eight bus runs cancelled so far today. Related StoriesMinistry: Bus Cancellations For Friday Ministry: Bus Cancellations For Thursday Ministry: Bus Cancellations For Tuesday Ministry: Bus Cancellations For Wednesday Ministry:... Read more of this article

BVI: UK Govt Should Do Constitutional Review

BVI: UK Govt Should Do Constitutional Review

“Given the seriousness of recent decisions by the UK Parliament in relation to the OTs, the UK Government should undertake a constitutional review of the relationship between the OTs and the UK with a view to placing the relationship on a more modern and progressive constitutional footing,” the British Virgin Islands Government said. This... Read more of this article

Everest Re Increases Quarterly Dividend By 8%

Everest Re Increases Quarterly Dividend By 8%

Bermuda-based Everest Re Group, Ltd. announced that its Board of Directors approved an 8% increase to its regular quarterly dividend from $1.30 to $1.40 per common share. This dividend will be payable on or before December 12, 2018 to all shareholders of record as of November 28, 2018. Related StoriesAddesso: “Exceptional Quarter”... Read more of this article

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: Nov 14 2018

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: Nov 14 2018

November 14 saw 0 shares trade on the Bermuda Stock Exchange. The BSX finished at 2,377.25, even on the day. There were 0 advances, 0 declines, and 59 remained unchanged. The full report for the day is available here [PDF]. Related StoriesNasdaq & BSX Market Technology Agreement Guide For Investors In Bermuda Stock Market BSX Launches... Read more of this article

130 OT Citizens Serving In British Armed Forces

130 OT Citizens Serving In British Armed Forces

As of 1 April 2018, there were 130 British Overseas Territory Citizens serving in the regular trained strength of the British Armed Forces. This was stated in yesterday’s sitting of the British Parliament, when Scottish Conservative MP Andrew Bowie asked the Secretary of State for Defence, “with reference to his news release of 5 November Armed... Read more of this article