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Deloitte Donates $20,000 To Family Centre

Deloitte Donates $20,000 To Family Centre

Eight families in need will receive an all-encompassing holiday experience with the help of a significant donation to the Family Centre from the partners and employees at Deloitte Bermuda. The partners’ $20,000 donation will be used to purchase electricity, gas, and grocery vouchers, as well as supplement holiday hampers. In order to provide a full... Read more of this article

Bermuda & Christmas Themed Colouring Book

Bermuda & Christmas Themed Colouring Book

Just in time for the holiday season, McGinger Design Lab have released their second “3 Little Bermudians” colouring book, which features Bermuda themed Christmas activities. “This special edition colouring book follows McGinger, Doggie and Lobsterboy as they partake in various Christmas festivities, that we have all come to love and... Read more of this article

Carole Holding ‘Pop Up Shop’ Open For Season

Carole Holding ‘Pop Up Shop’ Open For Season

Carole Holding has opened her Pop Up Shop in Washington Mall for the Christmas season in a new location on the Church Street level. A spokesperson said, “This will be her eighth year of Christmas baskets filled with gourmet treats for the holidays using her popular preserves and Bermuda onion marmalade. Carole fills the baskets with other brand... Read more of this article

Video: Dec 12th Bernews Morning Newsflash

Video: Dec 12th Bernews Morning Newsflash

Supreme Court rules that all persons “deemed to belong” to Bermuda are eligible to represent the island in international sports, DPT staff donate $2,260 towards a co-workers medical costs, Bermuda Road Safety Council will distribute Designated Driver buttons outside of City Hall on Friday, Senate in today, Katie Bennett won the Chamberlain Scholarship... Read more of this article

30 Minute Video: Dec 11 ZBM Evening News

30 Minute Video: Dec 11 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

‘Belongers’ Eligible For International Sports

‘Belongers’ Eligible For International Sports

The Supreme Court of Bermuda has handed down a judgment stating that for the purposes of a sporting competition any person “deemed to belong to Bermuda” is “considered equivalent to a citizen and/or national under Bermuda law for such purposes.” A spokesperson from a group involved in the matter said, “The Supreme Court... Read more of this article

Cole Simons: ‘The Premier Must Step In To Help’

Cole Simons: ‘The Premier Must Step In To Help’

“The Premier must step in to help a floundering Education Minister sort out a stand-off between the Ministry, teachers and Principals,” the One Bermuda Alliance said today. Shadow Education Minister Cole Simons said that “education should get the same level of attention as the Government’s drive to bring the Fintech industry to Bermuda,”... Read more of this article

‘Increase Visibility Over Christmas & New Year’

‘Increase Visibility Over Christmas & New Year’

Saying it is part of their “continued efforts to make the roads safer,” the police said they will “put measures in place to increase our visibility on the roads over the Christmas and New Year period.” Chief Inspector Robert Cardwell said, “The Bermuda Police Service wishes to take this opportunity to remind the public that... Read more of this article

Senate: Order Of Business For December 12th

Senate: Order Of Business For December 12th

The Senate is scheduled to be in session on Wednesday [Dec 12] and Bills before the Senate include the Chief Medical Officer [Transfer of Functions and Validation] Act 2018, the Allied Health Professions Act 2018, the Investment Funds Amendment Act 2018, the Bermuda Monetary Authority Amendment [No. 3] Act 2018, and the Insurance Amendment [No. 3] Act... Read more of this article

DPT Staff Donate $2,260 For Medical Costs

DPT Staff Donate $2,260 For Medical Costs

Staff members from the Department of Public Transportation [DPT] presented the family of former DPT Dispatcher and Inspector Anthony Lodge with a cheque in the amount of $2,260 to help offset Mr. Lodge’s medical costs. Edward Dill, Ms. Burchall, Jodi Edness, Mrs. Carmen Lodge, Shirlet Simons, Sharonda Tannock, Zelda Pearman. Back Row: Laroy Jones... Read more of this article

Video: Patrick Tannock On International Business

Video: Patrick Tannock On International Business

Patrick Tannock – ABIC Chairman, Managing Director at AXA XL and Chief Executive Officer of XL Bermuda Ltd’s Insurance Operations — is speaking at the Hamilton Rotary Club this afternoon [Dec 11] on “Bermuda as an International Business jurisdiction in an era of change”, and you can tune in and watch live below. Update: The live... Read more of this article

BRSC To Distribute Designated Driver Buttons

BRSC To Distribute Designated Driver Buttons

Bermuda Road Safety Council [BRSC] Chairman, Dennis Lister III will host a second event at 1.30pm on Friday [Dec 14] outside of City Hall to distribute Designated Driver [D/D] buttons. Mr Lister hosted the first of two D/D pop-ups last Friday, 7 December following a press conference on Wednesday, 5 December where he urged members of the public to consider... Read more of this article

Traffic Diversion: Broken Pole In Devonshire

Traffic Diversion: Broken Pole In Devonshire

Traffic is being diverted away from the Orange Valley Road area near Middle Road after a utility pole broke resulting in the top part of the pole with wires attached hanging over the road. We unofficially understand a tractor trailer truck was in the area when the incident occurred. BELCO staff and vehicles are at the scene working to replace the pole.... Read more of this article