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Photo Set #2: Second Day Of 2017 Cup Match

Photo Set #2: Second Day Of 2017 Cup Match

The Annual Cup Match Classic ended in a draw on Friday [Aug 4] after heavy rain caused a number of delays and suspended play on the first day. Somerset won the toss and sent St. George’s in to bat. The skies cleared for Friday and the crowds flocked to the east end grounds to watch the game or just enjoy the festivities around the field. Vendors... Read more of this article

Photos: Bermuda Heroes Weekend Raft Up

Photos: Bermuda Heroes Weekend Raft Up

The Bermuda Heroes Weekend line-up of events continued today [June 17] with the BHW Raft Up held at Shelly Bay Beach this afternoon. The Raft Up saw boats anchoring in the area and people either gathering on the beach or making their way by swimming to get closer to the floating barge that housed the sound system. The event which was free to attend... Read more of this article

Photo Set #3: 2017 Bermuda Day Parade

Photo Set #3: 2017 Bermuda Day Parade

Thousands of people lined the streets to cheer on the hundreds of participants in the always-popular Bermuda Day Parade yesterday [May 24], which included a variety of floats, marching bands, Gombey troupes, majorettes, dance groups in colourful outfits, and much more. The parade line-up included the Bermuda Long Riders Motorcycle Club along with visiting... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: 2017 Bermuda Day Parade

Photo Set #2: 2017 Bermuda Day Parade

Gombey troupes, dance groups, majorettes, marching bands and more made their way through the streets of Hamilton today [May 24] as thousands of people lined the streets for the always-popular Bermuda Day parade. The parade line-up included the Bermuda Long Riders Motorcycle Club along with visiting members of ETA Motorcycle Cruises, The Royal Bermuda... Read more of this article

Photo Set #1: 2017 Bermuda Day Parade

Photo Set #1: 2017 Bermuda Day Parade

Thousands of people lined the streets for the always-popular Bermuda Day parade which saw Gombey troupes, dance groups, majorettes, marching bands, floats, and more make their way through the streets of Hamilton. The parade got underway this afternoon, following the cycling and half-marathon races, which were held earlier in the day. The parade line-up... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: 24-Hour ‘Relay For Life’ Event

Photos & Video: 24-Hour ‘Relay For Life’ Event

[Written by Marisa Whitecross + Updated with photos] The Bermuda Relay for Life event is now underway, with the 24 hour walk seeing people give their support for cancer fighters and survivors, while helping to raise funds. Relay for Life is bringing together the community of Bermuda at the National Sports Centre from 6pm Friday until 6pm Saturday, with... Read more of this article

Photos: Annual ‘Sarah Catherine’ Tea Held

Photos: Annual ‘Sarah Catherine’ Tea Held

The annual Sarah Catherine Tea was held on Sunday [May 7] at Mitchell House, the St. George’s Historical Society Museum. Normally held in the museum garden, the tea was moved indoors when thunderstorms threatened. A spokesperson said, “Girls who attended were given a private tour of the museum before being seated at afternoon tea hosted by ‘Sarah... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: 2017 End To End Gets Underway

Photos & Video: 2017 End To End Gets Underway

[Updated with more photos] Celebrating 30 years of fundraising, the XL Catlin 2017 Bermuda End-to-End got underway this morning [May 6] from St George’s, with walkers set to travel to the other end of the island to raise money for charity.The Bermuda End-to-End first started as a get fit challenge between a group of friends. Steadily, more people... Read more of this article

Photos, Video, Results: Outstanding Teen Awards

Photos, Video, Results: Outstanding Teen Awards

[Updated with photos] Teen Services hosted their annual Outstanding Teen Awards Ceremony this evening [April 29] at the Greater Heritage Worship Centre in Hamilton, with the ceremony serving to recognize and pay tribute to the island’s exceptional teenagers. The two hour live video replay is below:The teenagers were all acknowledged and then the... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Bermuda ANZAC Day Service

Photos & Video: Bermuda ANZAC Day Service

Members of the Australian and New Zealand community in Bermuda gathered in Victoria Park this morning [April 25] to mark ANZAC Day, which commemorates those who served and died in wars, conflicts, and peacekeeping operations. The Service is traditionally held at dawn in both Australia and New Zealand, with services also taking place around the world... Read more of this article

Photos: International Town Crier Competition

Photos: International Town Crier Competition

The Bermuda International Town Crier Competition got underway in St. George’s yesterday [April 19], with sixteen Town Criers from around the world participating in the competition. The competition will continue today [April 20] at 11.00am at City Hall, and the Finals will be held back in St. George’s on Friday, April 21st at 11.00am in Bob... Read more of this article

Photos: ‘Open Your Heart’ Good Friday Event

Photos: ‘Open Your Heart’ Good Friday Event

The Open Your Heart Foundation held their annual Good Friday community fun day event at the Naval Field in the west end, which included a giant slide, fun castle, kite-flying, food, music and more. Good Friday celebrations took place across the island, and you can view all our photo galleries and coverage of this year and past year’s Good Friday... Read more of this article

Photo Set II: Good Friday At Horseshoe Bay

Photo Set II: Good Friday At Horseshoe Bay

People made their way to Horseshoe Bay Beach on Friday [April 14] to spend the holiday flying kites, building sandcastles, mingling and enjoying themselves on the South Shore beach. Good Friday celebrations took place at various locations across the island, and you can view all our photo galleries and coverage of this year, and past years, Good Friday... Read more of this article