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Video: July 18th Bernews Morning Newsflash

Video: July 18th Bernews Morning Newsflash

Dockyard wins top Cruise Destination Award, Climate change rally set for tomorrow, BHB establishes a Primary Stroke Centre, ABIR elects Hamilton Insurance CEO Pina Albo, new additions to the MJM Law Firm team, Weather Radar ribbon cutting and Campbell Patton continues in Hempel Youth Championships are some of the stories in this morning’s [July... Read more of this article

30 Minute Video: July 17 ZBM Evening News

30 Minute Video: July 17 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

Truck Pulled Down Wires At Paget Traffic Lights

Truck Pulled Down Wires At Paget Traffic Lights

[Updated] A tractor trailer truck has pulled down overhead wires this afternoon [July 17] in the area of the Paget traffic lights. A police spokesperson said, “It appears that a tractor trailer truck has pulled down overhead wires at the Paget traffic lights, located at the junction of Middle Road and South Road in Paget. “Traffic delays are expected... Read more of this article

Video: Bermudiana Beach Ribbon Cutting

Video: Bermudiana Beach Ribbon Cutting

[Updated] A ribbon cutting ceremony is being held this afternoon [July 17] for the Bermudiana Beach Resort in Warwick. Last year it was announced that the property — which was originally planned to be the Grand Atlantic housing development – will become a “new mid market boutique resort to to be re-named the Bermudiana Beach Resort.” Update:... Read more of this article

BHB Establishes A Primary Stroke Centre

BHB Establishes A Primary Stroke Centre

The Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] announced the establishment of a Primary Stroke Centre at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital [KEMH]. “An estimated two percent of the population suffers an acute stroke in Bermuda every year. ‘We recognise that acute stroke in Bermuda is an epidemic that contributes to adult disability and significant economic... Read more of this article

Climate Change Rally Set For This Friday

Climate Change Rally Set For This Friday

Greenrock and Fridays for Future Bermuda has formed the Greenrock Youth Council and will hold a climate change rally in Hamilton on Friday [July 19] from 11.30am to 1.30pm. A spokesperson said, “Greenrock has formed a Youth Council to provide young environmental advocates and green entrepreneurs with a platform to express their interests, proposed... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Weather Radar Ribbon Cutting

Photos & Video: Weather Radar Ribbon Cutting

[Updated with photos] A ribbon cutting ceremony is being held this morning [July 17] for the official opening of the upgraded weather radar system at Cooper’s Island. We will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below. Update: The live broadcast has concluded and the 9-minute replay is belowUpdate 5.59pm: A... Read more of this article

Senate: Audio & Order Of Business

Senate: Audio & Order Of Business

[Updated with audio] The Senate is scheduled to be in session on Wednesday [July 17] and Bills on the Order Paper include the Medical Practitioners Amendment Act 2019, Health Insurance Amendment [No. 2] Act 2019, Public Access to Information Amendment Act 2019, and the Superyachts and Other Vessels [Miscellaneous] Act 2019. Update: Live broadcast has... Read more of this article

Dockyard Wins Top Cruise Destination Award

Dockyard Wins Top Cruise Destination Award

For the third time in a row, the Royal Naval Dockyard has won a prestigious award – based on the vote of visitors. King’s Wharf – the official name of Dockyard on the cruise ship itinerary – has been named the Top Cruise Destination in the Eastern Caribbean, Bahamas and Bermuda in Cruise Critic’s 2019 Cruisers’ Choice Destination... Read more of this article

Video: July 17th Bernews Morning Newsflash

Video: July 17th Bernews Morning Newsflash

Sailor Rockal Evans wins in Australia, exchange up to ten light bulbs for free, Fire Service Confirmation Ceremony, Bermuda debate team reach finals in Europe, Corrections Department holds GED graduation, Jamar Dill & Zeeko Johnstone complete Aecon internship, Minister congratulates Island Games team, Redemption Farm Programme commences and... Read more of this article

Redemption Farm Programme Commences

Redemption Farm Programme Commences

The Redemption Farm Programme commenced today, with eight at risk young men joining the programme. A Government spokesperson said, “The Ministry of National Security’s Gang Violence Reduction Team is pleased to announce that the therapeutic form of the Redemption Farm Programme commenced in earnest today, with eight at risk young men joining... Read more of this article

30 Minute Video: July 16 ZBM Evening News

30 Minute Video: July 16 ZBM Evening News

[Updated] 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: Update: There was a copyright infringement... Read more of this article

Halle Teart Named 2019 Validus Scholar

Halle Teart Named 2019 Validus Scholar

Validus Re today [July 16] announced the winner of its Validus Scholarship, an annual program providing financial support to Bermudian students aimed at cultivating academic achievement, community involvement and leadership skills. Halle Teart has been named as the 2019 Validus Scholar. A spokesperson said, “Halle is entering her sophomore... Read more of this article