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30 Minute Video: ZBM Evening News For May 31

30 Minute Video: ZBM Evening News For May 31

Government and Opposition clash over proposed Committee on employment, Atlantic hurricane predictions for this season, and Bermuda Day marathon organisers consider having an earlier start due to the hot weather, are some of the stories set to be covered in this evening’s [May 31] ZBM newscast.With an aim to expand the way they deliver their news... Read more of this article

UK’s Stylist Features Lily Lightbourn, Natural Hair

UK’s Stylist Features Lily Lightbourn, Natural Hair

Lily Lightbourn has been highlighted in a Stylist feature on natural hair, with the Bermudian model telling the British magazine, “if young girls see us embracing our Afros, it will encourage them to do the same.” The article — called “The Natural Afro Hair Looks That Ruled The 2016 Catwalks — says, ”With a focus... Read more of this article

America’s Cup “Foil Fest” To Be Held On June 25

America’s Cup “Foil Fest” To Be Held On June 25

America’s Cup teams will take centre stage on June 25th at the Royal Naval Dockyard when America’s Cup Bermuda [ACBDA], in conjunction with WEDCO, host “Foil Fest 2016”, featuring Artemis Racing, ORACLE TEAM USA [OTUSA] and SoftBank Team Japan. Foil Fest presents a unique opportunity for the public to witness the incredible speed and technology... Read more of this article

Tradition Bearers Engage With Primary Students

Tradition Bearers Engage With Primary Students

The Department of Community and Cultural Affairs and the Ministry of Education have launched a collaborative project to introduce Tradition Bearers of Bermudian culture into the curriculum of public primary and middle schools. “The programme and companion study guide are designed for students to learn from our valued Tradition Bearers,”... Read more of this article

Bermudian Head Prefect At Canadian School

Bermudian Head Prefect At Canadian School

Bermudian Nathan Titterton has been appointed head prefect at Trinity College School [TCS] in Ontario, Canada for the 2016-2017 academic year, becoming the eighth Bermudian to hold the position since the late nineteenth century. With strong ties to Bermuda that stretch back 130 years, a number of Bermudians have attended the school and volunteered as... Read more of this article

Top Fifteen Most Viewed Videos For May 2016

Top Fifteen Most Viewed Videos For May 2016

Bernews posted more than 80 videos during the month of May 2016, and the top 15 most viewed included CCTV footage of a police officer crashing into another officer, the Bermuda Day Parade, two videos of the America’s Cup New York event,  three videos of vehicles being removed after collisions, two videos of the ‘Anthem of the Seas’... Read more of this article

Visitor Sustains ‘Serious Injuries’ In  Collision

Visitor Sustains ‘Serious Injuries’ In Collision

[Updated] Police are encouraging drivers to avoid areas of Middle Road in Southampton following a collision this afternoon [May 30]. A police spokesperson said, “Due to a serious road traffic collision, which occurred around 4.20pm on Middle Road Southampton near Five Star Island, traffic is being diverted at Middle Road / Lighthouse Road and... Read more of this article

Deadline For Submissions: Immigration/Adoption

Deadline For Submissions: Immigration/Adoption

The Consultative Immigration Reform Working Group is inviting the public to submit any additional information as it pertains to immigration and adoption by Friday [June 3] as it is their intention to have their policy on adoption formulated by June 10th. The statement said, “The Consultative Immigration Reform Working Group would like to thank... Read more of this article

DeSilva Elected Caribbean Association President

DeSilva Elected Caribbean Association President

[Updated] Bermuda’s Commissioner of Police Michael DeSilva has been elected President of the 24-member Association of Caribbean Commissioners of Police [ACCP], marking the first time a Bermudian Commissioner has held the President’s post. The ACCP was established in 1987 and is comprised of the Commissioners of 24 police services throughout... Read more of this article

Shaquille Dill Wins 800 Metres & NCAA Title

Shaquille Dill Wins 800 Metres & NCAA Title

Bermuda’s Shaquille Dill has claimed an NCAA championship title after winning the 800m final in Bradenton, Florida. BNNA President Donna Raynor said, “After a disappointing NCAA indoor D2 championships Shaquille came back very strong in the NCAA D2 outdoor Championships. “The championships took place in Bradenton, Florida. He won the... Read more of this article

Bermuda’s Foster Parents Honoured At Tea

Bermuda’s Foster Parents Honoured At Tea

The Department of Child and Family Services recently honoured local foster parents at their annual Foster Care Appreciation tea. The Minister of Social Development and Sports Sylvan Richards, and the Minister of Home Affairs Patricia Gordon-Pamplin, were present to support the 50 parents honoured during the ceremony.Minister Sylvan Richards said,... Read more of this article

Podcast: Casino Gaming Commission Director

Podcast: Casino Gaming Commission Director

In the latest Bernews podcast, the executive director of the Bermuda Casino Gaming Commission says using Singaporean gaming legislation as a model has slowed down the process of bringing a casino to Bermuda. Richard Shuetz told Bernews that the Commission had drafted more than 40 amendments to the legislation that was passed in 2014 and that he was... Read more of this article

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