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2015 Bermuda Day Race & Parade Updates

2015 Bermuda Day Race & Parade Updates

[Updating] Crowds are already lining the streets for today’s Bermuda Day festivities, which will see the Sinclair Packwood Memorial Cycle Race start at 8:50am, the Bermuda Day Half Marathon get underway at 9.00am in St George’s, and the Heritage Day parade starts at 1:30pm with dozens of groups set to entertain the crowds. Maps/information... Read more of this article

Car Collision In North Shore, Shelly Bay Area

Car Collision In North Shore, Shelly Bay Area

[Updated with video] At sometime around 7.45pm this evening [May 25] a collision occurred on North Shore in the Shelly Bay area which resulted in the car going completely of the road. Emergency personnel attended the scene, and remain on scene as of this writing.¬†Further details are limited at this time, however we will update as able.Update... Read more of this article

HSBC: Considering Being A Stay-At-Home Mom

HSBC: Considering Being A Stay-At-Home Mom

[Advice column by HSBC Bermuda] We just had our first child and I am debating if I should return to work or be a stay at home mom. How do I determine if this is financially realistic for our family? Becoming a parent is a huge financial responsibility as well as a lifestyle change. Before making a final decision calculate what your new income will be,... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: 2015 Bermuda Day Parade

Photo Set #2: 2015 Bermuda Day Parade

Gombey troupes, dance groups, majorettes, marching bands, floats and more made their way through the streets of Hamilton today [May 25] as thousands of locals lined the streets for the always-popular Bermuda Day parade.Groups taking part in today’s Parade include the Bermuda Longriders Motorcycle Club, St. John Ambulance, Bermuda Regiment, Miss... Read more of this article

Videos: Bermuda Day Festivities And Races

Videos: Bermuda Day Festivities And Races

Bermuda Day festivities are taking place around the island today [May 25], with crowds taking in the Bermuda Day Half Marathon, the Sinclair Packwood Memorial Cycle Race, the Bermuda Day Parade, and more. Those events saw a numbers of winners crowned, including husband and wife duo Chris and Ashley Estwanik winning the Half Marathon, Shannon Lawrence... Read more of this article

Photos: Bermuda Day Parade Gets Underway

Photos: Bermuda Day Parade Gets Underway

Thousands of people have lined the streets to enjoy today’s Bermuda Day parade which features a bevy of dance groups, marching bands, floats and much more. Groups taking part in today’s Parade include the Bermuda Longriders Motorcycle Club, St. John Ambulance, Bermuda Regiment, Miss Bermuda Lillian Lightbourn, Somerset Brigade Band, Miss... Read more of this article

Photos: 2015 Bermuda Day Half Marathon Derby

Photos: 2015 Bermuda Day Half Marathon Derby

Husband and wife duo Chris and Ashley Estwanik raced to victory in today’s Bermuda Day Half Marathon, which started in the east for the first time in 37 years. Chris Estwanik clocked 1:07:46 to lead the men, Lamont Marshall placed second in 1:13:51, and Stephen Allen rounded out the top three men with a time of 1:14:38.¬†Tyler Smith — who... Read more of this article

Photos: 2015 Bermuda Day Parade Floats

Photos: 2015 Bermuda Day Parade Floats

[Updated] Colourful floats representing the cultural diversity of modern Bermuda took to the streets today for the annual Bermuda Day Parade, continuing an island tradition that has been held since 1979, historically featuring floats, dance groups, majorettes, Gombeys, marching bands, and more. In recounting the history behind Bermuda Day, the official... Read more of this article

Video: Chris, Ashley Estwanik Win Half Marathon

Video: Chris, Ashley Estwanik Win Half Marathon

[Updated] Chris and Ashley Estwanik won today’s [May 25] Half Marathon, as the husband and wife team dominated one of the main events of the Bermuda Day holiday. Chris and Ashley Estwanik hug following their top Half Marathon finishes:Chris Estwanik clocked 1:07:46 to lead the men, a full six minutes ahead of second place finisher Lamont Marshall,... Read more of this article

Motorcycle & Taxi Collision On South Road

Motorcycle & Taxi Collision On South Road

At approximately 10.30am this morning [May 25] there was a collision involving a taxi and motorcycle on South Road, in the area by Brighton Hill Road, with it appearing that the motorcycle crashed into the back of the taxi, resulting in damage to both vehicles. Further details are limited at this time, however we will update as able. Related... Read more of this article

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