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Premier Dunkley: “Very Tragic & Heartbreaking”

Premier Dunkley: “Very Tragic & Heartbreaking”

“I want to extend my sincerest and deepest condolences to the family of La-Nae Woodley. The circumstances of her death are very tragic and heartbreaking,” Premier and Minister of National Security Michael Dunkley said today. “”I have been kept abreast of the Police investigation and subsequent developments of the incident,”... Read more of this article

Record Breaking Sailing Attempt Underway

Record Breaking Sailing Attempt Underway

The Lending Club 2 racing yacht left Newport, Rhode Island early this morning [April 19] aiming to break the 635-nautical mile Newport to Bermuda record, which presently stands at just under 39 hours. The Newport to Bermuda course record is currently held by Steve Fossett, who, aboard his 125-foot catamaran Playstation, set a time of 38 hours, 35 minutes... Read more of this article

Sunday April 19th: “Good News” Spotlight

Sunday April 19th: “Good News” Spotlight

Some of the positive stories that emerged this week included news that BCF granted more than $1.4 million to non-profit organisations, Twilight Entertainment launched a new zip line ride, and Brown & Co. brightened Queen Street with local art. Other good news stories included RUBiS donating fuel to St. John’s Ambulance, Dr. Katie Davis receiving... Read more of this article

Photos: Warwick Academy’s International Day

Photos: Warwick Academy’s International Day

On Friday [April 17] Warwick Academy took on an international flavour, as the school hosted their International Day which saw students wear clothes representing nations around the world, and activities held to celebrate various countries and cultures. The internationally-themed grub day saw proceeds go towards the Kirwin Foundation and the Bermuda Red... Read more of this article

Fatal Collision: Car Located, Woman In Custody

Fatal Collision: Car Located, Woman In Custody

The police confirmed that the black car that was involved in the collision that resulted in the death of 22-year-old La-Nae Woodley has been located, and a 27-year-old woman has been taken into police custody.Collision Occurs At 4.00am on Saturday morning [April 18] a double hit and run collision occurred in Warwick, resulting in the death of 22-year-old... Read more of this article

Photos: Fire Service Responds As Plane Diverts

Photos: Fire Service Responds As Plane Diverts

[Updated] Emergency services responded to the airport at around 4.00pm today [April 18] to stand-by due to a private jet with 13 passengers onboard making an emergency landing due to one engine being out. According to online flight data the plane was heading to New Haven, Connecticut from the Grantley Adams Airport in Barbados when it started diverting... Read more of this article

Police Name Victim: 22 Yr Old La-Nae Woodley

Police Name Victim: 22 Yr Old La-Nae Woodley

The police have officially named the victim of this morning’s [April 18] fatal collision as 22 year old La-Nae Woodley, and said they continue to appeal for witnesses or anyone who “may know the whereabouts of a black car with serious front end damage.” A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the... Read more of this article

Video: Nahki Wells Scores 14th Goal Of Season

Video: Nahki Wells Scores 14th Goal Of Season

[Updated with video] Bermuda’s Nahki Wells scored in the 72nd minute of today’s [April 18] game against Derby County, marking his 14th goal of the season for Huddersfield Town. Derby County opened the scoring in the 16th minute, however Huddersfield scored three times in the first half taking a 3-1 lead into the half-time break. The second... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Wins Asia-Pacific Championship

Flora Duffy Wins Asia-Pacific Championship

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy put on a commanding performance to win the XTERRA Asia-Pacific Championship in Australia today [April 18], crossing the line a full three-minutes ahead of the next competitor to successfully defend the title she also won last year. Trizone reports, “Flora Duffy took most of the drama right out of the women’s race... Read more of this article

All 2017 America’s Cup Racing In Bermuda

All 2017 America’s Cup Racing In Bermuda

“The America’s Cup competitors have agreed the format for racing in 2017 with all racing taking place on the waters of the Great Sound in Bermuda,” the organisers said. “At our Competitor Forum meeting this week, the teams agreed on the details of our race program in 2017,” said Commercial Commissioner Harvey Schiller. All teams will... Read more of this article

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