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Photos: BFRS Christmas Community Visits

Photos: BFRS Christmas Community Visits

Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service staff working across the island on Christmas Day [Dec 25] took time out of their schedule to accommodate some community visits which included seniors’ care facilities and families of fallen firefighters. In collaboration with community business partners, firefighters from the Port Royal, Hamilton and Clearwater... Read more of this article

Photos: 2019 Christmas Day At Elbow Beach

Photos: 2019 Christmas Day At Elbow Beach

People made their way to Elbow Beach in Paget to celebrate Christmas today [Dec 25], spending the holidday socializing and celebrating on one of Bermuda’s most popular beaches. The annual Christmas get together is a long standing tradition, and usually sees many of the participants getting into the festive spirit, sporting seasonal attire at the event. Related... Read more of this article

Photos: Dowling’s Christmas Community Event

Photos: Dowling’s Christmas Community Event

The Dowling’s Marine & Auto Service Christmas meal giveaway for the community is currently underway this afternoon [Dec 25] with the Dowling family being joined by extended family members, friends and community volunteers. Garon Dowling explained the idea was spearheaded by his dad, George a few years ago and Garon decided to put it into... Read more of this article

Police Officers Deliver Hampers To Teen Services

Police Officers Deliver Hampers To Teen Services

The Bermuda Police Service continued their community outreach this holiday season when officers showed up at Teen Services today [Dec 23] bearing gifts. Staff Officer Calvin Smith was joined by Constable Kimberley Spring delivering Christmas hampers filled with gifts and food for the residents of Teen Services, in an effort to make their Christmas a... Read more of this article

Photos: Chiko’s Smokey Rub Christmas Event

Photos: Chiko’s Smokey Rub Christmas Event

Chef Michiko Campbell is hosting his 5th annual Christmas Charity event today [Dec 22] outside the Royal Bermuda Yacht Club at Albuoys Point. Food will be served until 9.00pm tonight. Chef Chiko — owner of Chiko’s Smokey Rub — has been joined by a team of family, friends, sponsors and supporters, giving back to the community during the holiday... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Santa Comes To St. George’s

Photos & Video: Santa Comes To St. George’s

[Updated with photos] The Corporation of St. George is holding their “Santa is Coming to Town” event this evening [Dec 14] at King’s Square in St. George’s. We will have a photo gallery later on, and in the meantime the live video is below. Update: The live broadcast has concluded and the 90 minute replay is below:Patrina Powergirl Paynter... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Dockyard Christmas Tree Lighting

Photos/Video: Dockyard Christmas Tree Lighting

The West End Development Corporation hosted a variety of Christmas Events in Dockyard today [Dec 8] culminating in the lighting of the Christmas tree on the North Lawn this evening. The 8-minute live video replay is below:Entertainment throughout the evening was scheduled to include performances by Northlands Choir, Bermuda Institute Choir, Warwick... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Fairmont Christmas Tree Lighting

Photos/Video: Fairmont Christmas Tree Lighting

The Fairmont Southampton held their Tree Lighting Ceremony this evening [Dec 8] on their Great Sound Lawn with carol singing from the Heron Bay Primary School Choir. The 21-minute live video replay is below:The festive event saw the lighting of 10,000 lights on the 25 foot Christmas Tree, live entertainment with Olivia Hamilton and treats for the... Read more of this article

Photos: BNT Annual Christmas Walkabout

Photos: BNT Annual Christmas Walkabout

The Bermuda National Trust‘s popular Christmas Walkabout event was held on Friday evening [Dec 6] in St George’s, featuring a variety of entertainment, refreshments, and more. Live entertainment on King’s Square included Master of Ceremonies David Frith, BSM Suzuki Strings, Indigo, Bermuda Dance Academy, Dignitary Speeches, DanceSations, Highland... Read more of this article

Photos: Students Decorate Tree In Hamilton

Photos: Students Decorate Tree In Hamilton

A number of students from schools in the City of Hamilton area joined Mayor Charles Gosling and members of his Council this morning [Dec 6] for a tree decorating event at the corner of Court and Dundonald Streets. City of Hamilton Town Crier, Ed Christopher led off the event with Mayor Gosling delivering some remarks and thanking the students for taking... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: MarketPlace Santa Claus Parade

Photos/Video: MarketPlace Santa Claus Parade

[Updated with photos] The streets of Hamilton are lined with people this evening [Dec 1] as crowds are out to watch the annual Marketplace Christmas Parade; an always popular event which features a wide array of groups. We will have a photo gallery later on, and in the meantime you can view our coverage of past Christmas parades here, and the live video... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: St Anthony’s Christmas Fair

Photos & Video: St Anthony’s Christmas Fair

St. Anthony’s Church held their annual Christmas Fair & Car Boot on Saturday [Nov 30] at their Middle Road, Warwick location with vendors lining the field, on the porch and in the top parking lot.The event featured Portuguese donuts, raffle baskets, White Elephant, toys, baked goods, games, fun castles, silent auction, plants, hot lunch, books,... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Christmas Town Market Event

Photos & Video: Christmas Town Market Event

Friends of Hospice hosted their inaugural “Christmas Town” event on Saturday [Nov 30] at Peace Lutheran Church on South Shore Road in Paget.The Christmas market fundraiser saw the sale of Christmas trees, wreaths, table top trees, and included a number of vendors offering a variety of gift items for purchase. In Motion School of Dance provided... Read more of this article