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Video: Annual Groundswell Lionfish Tournament

Video: Annual Groundswell Lionfish Tournament

At the sixth annual Groundswell Lionfish Tournament, a record number of participants hit the waters to help keep the island’s reefs safe from the invasive species. Crowds packed into the Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences [BIOS] to witness the catch, learn about the dangerous breed, and enjoy a lionfish cookout. The Bermuda Broadcasting Company... Read more of this article

Dennikia Lambert:  ‘A Short But Meaningful Life’

Dennikia Lambert: ‘A Short But Meaningful Life’

14-year-old Berkeley Institute honour student Dennikia Lambert is being remembered as being a “beautiful young lady both inside and out” who lived a “short but meaningful life.” Berkeley Principal Dr. Phyllis Curtis-Tweed said, “Dennikia Lambert, aged 14 years, had just successfully completed her S1 year at The Berkeley... Read more of this article

Scorecard: Day #2 2016 Cup Match Cricket

Scorecard: Day #2 2016 Cup Match Cricket

After two days of play, the 2016 Cup Match Cricket Classic ended in a draw with Somerset bowling St. George’s all out in their second inning for 200 a lead of 96, but they would have only 7 overs in which to make the require runs. The match took place at the Somerset Cricket Club, and in the St. George’s second inning Sinclair Smith was the top... Read more of this article

Live Updates: 2016 Cup Match Ends In A Draw

Live Updates: 2016 Cup Match Ends In A Draw

[Updating] Camping, concerts and the much anticipated Somerset vs St. George’s cricket match are all on the agenda for this year’s Cup Match holiday, bringing everyone on the island together as they support their favorite team and enjoy themselves.The live blog below will be updated throughout the entire holiday, For strictly cricket updates... Read more of this article

Videos, Audio, Photos Set III: Cup Match Day #1

Videos, Audio, Photos Set III: Cup Match Day #1

The always popular Cup Match holiday is underway, with the cricket game seeing the long standing rivalry between St George’s and Somerset continue; with the holiday also including camping, parties and more. You can follow the action on our live blog, which will be updated throughout the entire holiday. For strictly cricket updates, you can also... Read more of this article

Photo Set II: First Day Of 2016 Cup Match

Photo Set II: First Day Of 2016 Cup Match

Fans came out in droves to cheer for Somerset or St. George’s as the 2016 Cup Match Classic got underway yesterday [July 28], with spectators turning out to support their teams and enjoy the holiday atmosphere. You can follow the action on our live blog, which will be updated throughout the entire holiday. For strictly cricket updates, you can... Read more of this article

July 31: Deadline Looms For Cross Island Ideas

July 31: Deadline Looms For Cross Island Ideas

Sunday [July 31] is the deadline for ideas for the future use of Cross Island to be submitted. So far more than 180 submissions have been made via an on-line survey ranging from a brothel called the Queen of the West, to a venue for live music. “We set out to get more than 150 ideas,” said the chairman of the Cross Island Legacy Committee Wayne... Read more of this article

New Book Features Work Of Two Bermudians

New Book Features Work Of Two Bermudians

A newly published book titled New Worlds, Old Ways: Speculative Tales from the Caribbean features work from two Bermudians, including Damion Wilson and Elizabeth Jones. The book’s page at the Peepal Tree Press website says, “Damion Wilson is a software developer, martial artist, and former bicycle racer living and working in sunny [mostly]... Read more of this article

Scorecard: Day #1 2016 Cup Match Cricket

Scorecard: Day #1 2016 Cup Match Cricket

The much anticipated Cup Match Classic got underway today, with defending champions Somerset Cricket Club winning the toss and sending the challengers St. George’s Cricket Club to bat to start the day off. St. George’s Cricket Club dug themselves out of a hole of 15/4 to reach 173/6, Allan Douglas Jr and Lionel Cann put on a 119 run 5th wicket partnership,... Read more of this article

Photos: 2016 Cup Match Classic Gets Underway

Photos: 2016 Cup Match Classic Gets Underway

[Updated with video] The 2016 Cup Match Classic got underway this morning [July 28], with fans of both Somerset and St. George’s turning out to support their teams and enjoy the atmosphere on the grounds.You can follow the action on our live blog, which will be updated throughout the entire holiday. For strictly cricket updates, you can also... Read more of this article

BPS Confirm Death: 14-Yr-Old Dennikia Lambert

BPS Confirm Death: 14-Yr-Old Dennikia Lambert

The police have confirmed the death of 14-year-old Dennikia Lambert, who died as a result of a collision that took place last night in Devonshire. A police spokesperson said, “Police can now confirm the death of 14 year old Dennikia Lambert, who died as a result of a road traffic collision that took place at 8pm on Wednesday evening at Dock Hill... Read more of this article

Review: Cup Match Summer Splash  Concert

Review: Cup Match Summer Splash Concert

[Written by Mikaela Ian Pearman] The last time Beenie Man came to Bermuda ten years ago, his band didn’t make it for some reason. He ended performing along to his songs and got on the turntables. I remember being so annoyed. Six years ago, I saw The King of The Dancehall at Sumfest in Montego Bay, Jamaica and to say he was outstanding is an understatement.... Read more of this article

Photos & Videos: Cup Match Summer Splash

Photos & Videos: Cup Match Summer Splash

The second of two Cup Match Summer Splash events took place at Par La Ville Car Park in Hamilton last night [July 27], featuring a musical lineup that included Sanchez and Beenie Man. Also performing were DJ Scratch Bastid, Walshy Fire of Major Lazer, Bermuda Idol winner Olivia Hamilton, and DJ Rusty G. The event was hosted by Jabba from Hot 97 FM... Read more of this article