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Photos: Day #2 CARIFTA Games Swimming

Photos: Day #2 CARIFTA Games Swimming

The CARIFTA Games swimming championships continued for the second day in Aruba, with several Bermuda competitors positioning themselves for an appearance in the finals. A  BASA spokesperson said, “The heats on day two started with the 200 freestyle with Ashley Irby and Alyssa Paynter. Alyssa had a good swim in her event but was not able to surpass... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: St George’s Peppercorn Ceremony

Photos/Video: St George’s Peppercorn Ceremony

[Updated with video] Despite the less than co-operative weather, the annual Peppercorn Ceremony took place this morning [Apr 23] in St. George’s, following a tradition which first began in 1816. Marked by pomp, circumstance and pageantry, the King’s Square ceremony requires the Governor to accept the annual peppercorn rent paid by Freemasons for... Read more of this article

Photos: School House Nursery “Mini Ag Show”

Photos: School House Nursery “Mini Ag Show”

In advance of this year’s Agricultural Exhibition, pre-schoolers at the School House Nursery on Brighton Hill Road in Devonshire hosted their own “Mini Ag Show.” The “Mini Ag Show” included the making of various arts & crafts, vegetable critters, baked goods, fruits and vegetables, Bermuda kites, and visits from pets... Read more of this article

Photos: $38M “Lady Joy” Arrives In St George’s

Photos: $38M “Lady Joy” Arrives In St George’s

The $38 million luxury motor yacht Lady Joy arrived in Bermuda yesterday afternoon [Apr 22], with the 157-ft vessel docked at the Bermuda Yacht Services facility on Ordnance Island in St George’s. Built in 2007 by Christensen, the Lady Joy sleeps up to 12 guests in 6 staterooms, is capable of carrying up to 11 crew onboard and offers elevator... Read more of this article

Photos: Hamilton Princess Upgrade In Progress

Photos: Hamilton Princess Upgrade In Progress

The $90 million upgrade to the Fairmont Hamilton Princess is underway, with some 21 subcontractors represented by 90 staff working on the site. Earlier this year the Green family — the Bermudian family that owns the hotel — announced details of major renovation plans designed to enhance the property, with the project being conducted in... Read more of this article

Slideshow: 9ft Kite Flying At Bermuda College

Slideshow: 9ft Kite Flying At Bermuda College

One of the many kites flying high in the skies on Good Friday [Apr 18] was a homemade 9-foot kite being flown over the Bermuda College grounds in Paget. The kite made by Andrew Bento and Lenny Moniz took approximately three hours to build and shortly after Mr Bento said there was “more than enough wind to get it up”, the pair had the kite... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: Gilbert Lamb Family Fun Day

Photo Set #2: Gilbert Lamb Family Fun Day

Hundreds of people headed down to St David’s County Cricket Club when they hosted the annual Gilbert Lamb Family Fun Day on Good Friday [Apr 18] with the event featuring the Mohawk Grand Prix, Honky Lamb’s Hot Dog Eating Contest, Cracker Minors 6 In 60 Challenge, Delby’s Wheelbarrow Race, Peter Fox Pie Challenge and more.Many residents and visitors... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: PHC Good Friday Community Day

Photo Set #2: PHC Good Friday Community Day

PHC hosted a Community Fun Day on Good Friday [April 18], with the day featuring run/walk from Lindos to PHC field, fun castles, a bull ride, food stalls, 6-a-side football, kite flying, local entertainment as well as a sumo wrestling match between Minister of Community, Culture & Sports Wayne Scott and Opposition MP Lawrence Scott. You can view... Read more of this article

Photo Set #1: PHC Good Friday Community Day

Photo Set #1: PHC Good Friday Community Day

With a theme of “Building a Strong Community One Step at a Time,” PHC hosted a Community Fun Day on Good Friday [April 18], with the day featuring run/walk from Lindos to PHC field, fun castles, a bull ride, food stalls, 6-a-side football, kite flying, local entertainment and a sumo wrestling match between Minister of Community, Culture & Sports... Read more of this article

Photos: St George’s PLP Easter Egg Hunt

Photos: St George’s PLP Easter Egg Hunt

[Updated] The Annual PLP Easter Egg Hunt was held yesterday [Apr 19] in Somers Gardens in St. George’s. The event was hosted by Dame Jennifer Smith and Senator Renee Ming.Children were kept busy throughout the afternoon with activities including running races, a fun castle, Easter themed colouring and an Easter egg hunt. Appetites were kept satisfied... Read more of this article


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