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Photo Set #1: Bermuda Day Heritage Parade

Photo Set #1: Bermuda Day Heritage Parade

Thousands of people lined the streets for the always-popular Bermuda Day Heritage Parade which saw Gombey troupes, dance groups, majorettes, marching bands, floats, and more make their way through the streets of Hamilton. The parade got underway this afternoon, following the cycling and half-marathon races, which were held earlier in the day and saw... 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

Marshall & Butterfield Win Half Marathon Derby

Marshall & Butterfield Win Half Marathon Derby

Lamont Marshall and Nikki Butterfield are the 2018 Bermuda Day Half Marathon Derby Male and Female Champions.Marshall was clocked in a time of 1:14:41, Sean Trott was second in a time of 1:19:08, and Seamus Fearon rounded out the top three clocking 1:20.40.Butterfield finished at the first woman and 22nd overall with a time of 1:33.20, Butterfield... Read more of this article

Photos: Marshall & Hasselkuss Win Junior Race

Photos: Marshall & Hasselkuss Win Junior Race

[Updated with photos] Tommy Marshall and Zoe Hasselkuss were crowned the 2018 Heritage Day Junior Classic Race Male and Female Champions. Marshall would stop the clock in 11:10, Seth Hartman was second with a time of 12:18 and T’syi Showers was third in 12:21.Hasselkuss finished in a time of 13:24 which put her 12th overall, S Cann was the second... Read more of this article

Weather Forecast For Saturday May 26

Weather Forecast For Saturday May 26

Saturday, May 26 is expected to be mostly sunny skies, with the high to be near 26°C/79°F and the low to be near 22°C/72°F, according to Weather Underground. Winds are expected to be SE. The relative humidity is expected to be near 68%. Sunrise will be at 6.14am and sunset will be at 8.17pm. High tide will be at 6.58am and 7.24pm, while low tide... Read more of this article

JetBlue Unveils Fleet Of Twizys In Bermuda

JetBlue Unveils Fleet Of Twizys In Bermuda

JetBlue unveiled a fleet of JetBlue-branded electric Twizy cars at today’s [May 25] Bermuda Day parade, becoming the first airline to brand the vehicles. A spokesperson said, “The unique JetBlue “livery,” in hues as vibrant as Bermuda’s world-famous waters and vistas, celebrates the airline’s commitment to Bermuda in a car that is an... Read more of this article

Music Video: Heritage Releases New Single

Music Video: Heritage Releases New Single

L.A.-based soul/pop band HEЯITAGE, which is comprised of Bermudian musicians, released their new single and music video cover for “I Can” by Chronixx. A spokesperson said, “The video was directed by Brandon Lee and shot in various locations in Los Angeles. With HannaH’s soulful crooning and Gianluca Gibbons’ enchanting saxophone playing,... Read more of this article

Live Videos & Updates: 2018 Bermuda Day

Live Videos & Updates: 2018 Bermuda Day

[Updating] The 2018 Bermuda Day holiday is getting underway, and we will be bringing you live text, photo and video updates of the celebrations as able. The Sinclair Packwood Memorial Cycle Race gets underway at 8.50am in Somerset, the Half-Marathon begins at 9am in Somerset, the Heritage Junior Classic Race begins at 9.45am on Front Street, and the... Read more of this article

Premier David Burt Bermuda Day Message

Premier David Burt Bermuda Day Message

[Bermuda Day message from Premier David Burt] Greetings and welcome. Bermuda Day is one of my favorite Bermuda holidays. There are so many reasons to love Bermuda Day, from the intricately-designed parade floats, the show of physical strength and determination during the half-marathon race, and the hypnotic beat of the Gombey drum – there is something... Read more of this article

Opposition Leader Bermuda Day Message

Opposition Leader Bermuda Day Message

[Bermuda Day message from Opposition Leader Jeanne Atherden] As the Leader of the Opposition, the One Bermuda Alliance, I would like to offer my warmest greeting to the people of Bermuda as we celebrate Bermuda Day and the Bermuda Day Parade. Regardless of our age, The Bermuda Day Celebration means relaxation and fun – a marathon, a parade with floats,... Read more of this article

Video: May 25th Bernews Morning Newsflash

Video: May 25th Bernews Morning Newsflash

Bermuda Day celebrations to take place, Premier Burt reiterates position about public registers to UK Prime Minister, motorcyclist injured in a crash near Somerset Bridge, Police continue to appeal for witnesses to the firearm incident on Front Street, Youth Library announce its Teen Poetry Competition winners, Somersfield Bermuda Day celebration... Read more of this article

Rifle & Drill Team Set For Bermuda Day Parade

Rifle & Drill Team Set For Bermuda Day Parade

A ladies’ drill and rifle team set up with help from the Royal Bermuda Regiment is to field its biggest-ever squad in today’s Bermuda Day Parade. The Bermuda Rifle and Drill Team will have 45 on duty for a march past through the streets of Hamilton. Debbie Symons, an RBR Sergeant and the driving force behind the group, said: “It’s our biggest... Read more of this article

Bermuda Bowlers Compete In Championships

Bermuda Bowlers Compete In Championships

Several Bermuda Bowlers are competing in the USB Open Bowling Championships. In the Doubles the team of Richard Zuill and Casey Burgess are in 30th place with 1129 pins. Ivan Trott, Hilton Hayward, Lilian Wilson, Alfred Jones and Eldon Landy make up the Bermuda Onion No 1 team, Harold Minors, Michael Vassell, Terrylynn Jones, Vernon Daniels and Carl... Read more of this article