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CedarBridge Students Complete Programme

CedarBridge Students Complete Programme

Ten CedarBridge Academy recently completed a nine month career development programme in which they learned about careers in the construction industry through hands on experience, including workshops, site visits, and more. A Government spokesperson said, “The Minister for the Cabinet Office with Responsibility for Government Reform, Lovitta Foggo,... Read more of this article

CAC Games: 24 Athletes To Represent Bermuda

CAC Games: 24 Athletes To Represent Bermuda

The Bermuda Olympic Association [BOA] announced the names of the athletes who will represent Bermuda at the XXIII Central American & Caribbean [CAC] Games, which are being held in Barranquilla, Colombia from 19 July through 3 August 2018. 24 athletes will compete in Athletics, Bowling, Boxing, Equestrian, Squash, Cycling, Sailing, Triathlon and... Read more of this article

MP Famous: OT’s Must Speak With One Voice

MP Famous: OT’s Must Speak With One Voice

MP Chris Famous, who was in Cayman for the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association Forum, told a Cayman news outlet that “as British Overseas Territories, we must speak with one voice.” Cayman 27′s website said, “When it comes to seeking changes on areas where British Overseas Territories and Great Britain disagree, like public... Read more of this article

Column: ‘Pure Politics Of Misinformation At Best’

Column: ‘Pure Politics Of Misinformation At Best’

[Opinion column written by Shadow Minister of National Security Michael Dunkley] At times, just as it is wise to give a fish some line to get hooked, it is also prudent to let a politician talk. Recently, after comments by MP Zane DeSilva regarding the relationship between the US and Bermuda and any treaty violations against the OBA Government on the... Read more of this article

Bermuda Inspired Collection Of Party Goods

Bermuda Inspired Collection Of Party Goods

[Written by Nadia Laws] As childhood friends, Niamah Cann and Lyn Winford would always bounce creative ideas off one another. Their dream was to one day collaborate on a project together – and recently they got that chance – when they paired up to create a collection of Bermuda inspired party ware. The duo tell us more about the experience... Read more of this article

Video: June 22nd Bernews Morning Newsflash

Video: June 22nd Bernews Morning Newsflash

Parliament in session today, Bermuda inspired collection of party goods, Fox News features Rodney Smith Jr, Bermuda’s CCCAN swimming team announced, Appleby Bermuda promote three people, Horseshoe Bay beach is ranked as the third most ‘instagrammed’ beach in world, ‘Operation Caution’ road safety plan to launch, BELCO has arranged $107.5... Read more of this article

One Of Most ‘Instagrammed’ Beaches In World

One Of Most ‘Instagrammed’ Beaches In World

Bermuda’s Horseshoe Bay Beach is the third most Instagrammed beach in the world according to TravelSupermarket, with visitors and locals using the #HorseshoeBay hashtag on the social network more than 90,000 times.The website said, “Whether you’re seeking sunny solitude or heading Down Under to surf the waves, this collection of dreamy... Read more of this article

Photos: Spectacular Colours Of Summer Flowers

Photos: Spectacular Colours Of Summer Flowers

[Written by Jeff Sousa] As we all drive around Bermuda, we are taken aback by the spectacular colours of all the summer flowers. Right now, our Island is at its peak colour-wise, and it truly is the most beautiful time of the year. Our vegetation hasn’t looked this magnificent in four years. Ever since we received back to back hurricanes with Hurricane... Read more of this article

Parliament: Order Of Business For June 22nd

Parliament: Order Of Business For June 22nd

Statements on Righting a Historical Wrong, Creation of a New Category of Dwelling Unit,  Insurance Regulatory Sandbox to boost InsurTech, Road Sobriety Checkpoints, Actuarial Review of the Ministers and Members of the Legislature Pension Fund 2017, Actuarial Report of the Public Service Superannuation Fund, Public Health Advisories on Travel, Summer... Read more of this article

30 Minute Video: June 21 ZBM Evening News

30 Minute Video: June 21 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

Health Dept: ‘Ensure Vaccinations Up-To-Date’

Health Dept: ‘Ensure Vaccinations Up-To-Date’

The Department of Health is encouraging everyone to “ensure their vaccinations are up-to-date, especially if they have plans to travel this summer,” saying that “due to persons being under-vaccinated or unvaccinated, measles in particular has returned to some areas of the world.” A Government spokesperson said, “The Department... Read more of this article

$107.5M Financing For New BELCO System

$107.5M Financing For New BELCO System

BELCO has arranged $107.5 million in financing which the company said “will be used to fund the construction of BELCO’s replacement generation and battery energy storage system.” Ascendant, BELCO’s parent company, said, “Ascendant Group Limited is pleased to announce the signing by its wholly owned subsidiary, Bermuda Electric... Read more of this article

‘Operation Caution’ Road Safety Plan To Launch

‘Operation Caution’ Road Safety Plan To Launch

The Road Safety Plan 2018, entitled Operation Caution, is aiming at “combating the issue of road collisions in a systematic and collaborative way,” Minister of Transport & Regulatory Affairs Walter Roban said, adding that the aim is to “introduce measures which will bring awareness, shape behavior and yield safer road conditions... Read more of this article