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Photos: St. George’s Parish Council Tea Party

Photos: St. George’s Parish Council Tea Party

The St. George’s Parish Council recently hosted their annual Senior’s Tea at Tempest Bistro. Residents of the parish, aged 75 and up, were invited to join, and special invitations were sent to churches, seniors’ residences and clubs, including Yellow Rose, House of Esther, Dorothy Crane, Sylvia Richardson, and RAA Seniors Club. Organiser and Parish... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Fall Festival At Botanical Gardens

Photos/Video: Fall Festival At Botanical Gardens

The Family Fall Festival was held yesterday [Nov 4] at the Botanical Gardens where the grounds were transformed into a festive atmosphere of fun. 14-minute live video replay below:Activities included pony rides, hayrides, pumpkin bowling, giant slide, fun castles, cookie decorating, pumpkin decorating/painting, tattoos, NFL Challenge, balloon artist,... Read more of this article

Photos: Annex Toys Lego Building Contest

Photos: Annex Toys Lego Building Contest

The Annex Toys hosted a Lego Building Competition on Saturday [Oct 28], with a record number of 38 participants including an all adult team building LEGO models live on-site at The Annex Toys. The event was judged based on creativity, neatness, complexity and use of colour while considering age. Judges included Nicky Gurret, Nikia Manders, Julie Foggo... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Bermuda National Trust ‘FarmFest’

Photos/Video: Bermuda National Trust ‘FarmFest’

[Updated with photos] The Bermuda National Trust [BNT] held their “FarmFest” event today [Oct 28] at Devondale in Devonshire, with a number of activities taking place including game stalls, arts and crafts, food stalls, tractor rides, 3-legged races, pony rides, a costume parade and much more. We will post a photo gallery later on, and in the meantime... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: BUEI Children’s Halloween Party

Photos/Video: BUEI Children’s Halloween Party

[Updated with photos] The Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute [BUEI] hosted their Children’s Halloween Party this afternoon [Oct 28], with young people from around the island taking part in the seasonal festivities, which included swashbuckling games, a treasure hunt, entertainment,a costume parade and more. We will post a photo gallery later... Read more of this article

Video Replay/Photos: BF&M Breast Cancer Walk

Video Replay/Photos: BF&M Breast Cancer Walk

[Updated with photos] The annual BF&M Breast Cancer Awareness Walk — which serves to help raise funds for the Bermuda Cancer and Health Centre —- was held this evening [Oct 18], with the event getting underway at Barr’s Bay Park, beginning with a Health Fair and continuing with a warm-up and then the walk. The event is still underway... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: ‘International Day Of The Girl’

Photos & Video: ‘International Day Of The Girl’

An event celebrating the United Nations International Day of the Girl was held yesterday [Oct 15] at the National Sports Centre in Devonshire, featuring a wide range of activities including golf, football, rugby, robotics, a coding corner, chess, face painting, kitchen science corner, reading corner, obstacle course, archery, fencing, jump rope, gymnastics,... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: MSA 2017 Bazaar Country Fair

Photos & Video: MSA 2017 Bazaar Country Fair

The Mount Saint Agnes Academy [MSA] Bazaar Country Fair held today [Oct 14] and yesterday, featured the regular attractions, including the Super Slide, Bingo, baked goods, refreshments and many fun family games. This years theme was Country Fair and was designed to bring the past and present together and create a fun atmosphere where everyone can enjoy.... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: ‘Pick Your Own Pumpkins’ Event

Photos & Video: ‘Pick Your Own Pumpkins’ Event

[Updated with photos] The eight annual “Pick Your Own Pumpkins” event is being this weekend at Astwood Park in Warwick, allowing people, young and old, to come and pick pumpkins as the Halloween season gets underway. Organised by J&J Produce, the fun filled day also includes free face painting and tractor rides. The event is still underway at... Read more of this article

Photos: Gombey Festival At Botanical Gardens

Photos: Gombey Festival At Botanical Gardens

The Bermuda Gombey Festival Showcase was held last night [Oct 7] at the Botanical Gardens in Paget, with Bermuda’s Gombey troupes displaying their passion and artistry for the enthusiastic crowd. Hosted by the Department of Community and Cultural Affairs, the Gombey Festival is held annually to provide continued exposure to the folk art traditions... Read more of this article

Video & Photos: Police Week Gymkhana Event

Video & Photos: Police Week Gymkhana Event

[Updated with photos] The 2017 Police Week – which celebrates 138 years of policing in Bermuda — kicked off at the Police Field in Prospect this morning [Sept 30] with the Police Gymkhana being held. The 12-minute live video replay is below:Police Week will continue with a service to remember those we’ve lost at 5:30pm on Sunday 1st... Read more of this article

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