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Photos: Team Oracle Clean Up At East End

Photos: Team Oracle Clean Up At East End

Members of Team Oracle USA — the America’s Cup defending champions — spent today helping to clean up East End Primary school saying they “really feel like this is our home” so when they have a chance get out in the community and help out, they want to take it.Education Minister Wayne Scott said, “It’s just amazing,... Read more of this article

2 Hour Video/Photos: L. Frederick Wade Forum

2 Hour Video/Photos: L. Frederick Wade Forum

The “L. Frederick Wade, His Political Life and Legacy” forum was held on Thursday night [Aug 25] at the EF Gordon Hall at BIU Headquarters on Union Square, with attendees filling the hall and standing outside. The evening was hosted by MP Walter Roban and included presentations by Dame Jennifer Smith, Alex Scott, Dr. Ewart Brown, Paula Cox,... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Digicel Jumpstart Clinic Launches

Photos/Video: Digicel Jumpstart Clinic Launches

[Updated with video] The second annual Digicel Jumpstart clinic got underway at The Berkley Institute this morning [August 26]. The Digicel Jumpstart clinic is a youth sports initiative that takes place in select countries across the Caribbean and Bermuda, with Bermuda hosting the first one of 2016. The clinics give young basketballers, aged 14 to 16,... Read more of this article

Photos: British Airways’ Flight Simulator

Photos: British Airways’ Flight Simulator

[Written by Don Burgess] Have you ever dreamed of piloting a multi-million dollar airliner? British Airways is giving people a chance to experience the thrill of being in the cockpit of one of its planes through its flight simulator. The facility, which is located in London, could make your next travel to the UK a thrilling one. The Boeing flight simulator... Read more of this article

Photos: Olympic Athletes Return To Bermuda

Photos: Olympic Athletes Return To Bermuda

Throughout the week, Bermuda’s Olympic athletes have been arriving back home following their participation in the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio. Sailors Cameron Pimentel and Cecilia Wollmann were the latest Olympians to arrive home, where they were greeted by Premier Michael Dunkley and Minister of Social Development & Sports Sylvan Richards. Sprinter... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: British Airways i360 Tower

Photos & Video: British Airways i360 Tower

[Written by Don Burgess] Bermuda residents will be able to use British Airways’ new arrival and departure areas at Gatwick starting on January 24. That is the day BA will move from the North Terminal to the South Terminal and offer up a better travel experience for fliers. Colm Lacy, head of Commercial British Airways Gatwick, told Bernews “This... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: CBIS “Goes To The Olympics”

Photos & Video: CBIS “Goes To The Olympics”

For the month of June, the Chatmore British International School “went to the Olympics” as part of their International Early, Primary and Middle Years Curriculum, which consists of students ranging from ages of 18 months to 15 years old. A spokesperson said, “Students were exposed to the history, symbols and events of the Olympics, researching... Read more of this article

Photos: Work Continues After Front Street Fire

Photos: Work Continues After Front Street Fire

Work is continuing on Front Street following the July 21 blaze that caused severe damage to a number of buildings. At approximately 4.30am that morning, the fire broke out on Front Street, with Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service deploying 16 vehicles and over 30 members to battle the blaze. The blaze took hours to get under control, and caused major damage... Read more of this article

Photos: Superyacht Boardwalk Visits St George’s

Photos: Superyacht Boardwalk Visits St George’s

The super-yacht ‘Boardwalk’ is currently visiting St. George’s, with the 49.98m [163'11"ft] motor yacht seen today [August 22] berthed at Ordnance Island The vessel was custom built in 2010 by Westport and according to superyachts.com, Boardwalk can accommodate twelve guests in a total of six suites. Boardwalk is capable of travelling... Read more of this article

Photos: Flora Duffy Competes In Rio Olympics

Photos: Flora Duffy Competes In Rio Olympics

Flora Duffy had the best ever finish by a Bermudian in an Olympic triathlon when she crossed the line in 8th, and also delivered the first top 10 Olympic showing for Bermuda since sailors Peter Bromby and Lee White were eighth at the 2004 Olympics. Gwen Jorgensen of the US won the gold medal when she sprinted away from defending champ Nicola Spirig... Read more of this article

Photos: PLP MPs Host Back To School Fun Day

Photos: PLP MPs Host Back To School Fun Day

The Progressive Labour Party Constituencies 14, 15, 16, and 21 hosted their Back To School Fun Day at Victor Scott Primary School field on this afternoon [Aug 20], with school students from across the island joining area MPs Michael Weeks, Walter Roban, and Rolfe Commissiong.The event featured snowballs, hamburgers, hot dogs, tattoos, free clothes,... Read more of this article

Photos: Bermuda’s Team At The Olympic Games

Photos: Bermuda’s Team At The Olympic Games

Eight of the island’s most talented athletes are representing us at this year’s Olympic Games, with seven of them having already completed competition. Long jumper Tyrone Smith marked his third Olympic appearance with a 16 place finish, while swimmers Julian Fletcher and Rebecca Heyliger made their Olympic debuts. Sailor Cameron Pimentel... Read more of this article

Photos: Development Team Defeats Sussex U14

Photos: Development Team Defeats Sussex U14

The Bermuda Development Squad recently took on Sussex U14 Invitational XI, with the island team winning by 39 runs. Bermuda was 181 for 4 in 35 overs, featuring Jerez Eve [26], Marcus Scotland [61], Jamar Stovel [20], Dalin Richardson [33 retired not out], Jarryd Richardson [retired not out 23], Dominic Sabir [not out 4], Tybrae Robinson [5 run out]. Sussex... Read more of this article