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Photos & Time Lapse Video: Palm Sunday Walk

Photos & Time Lapse Video: Palm Sunday Walk

[Updated with photos] Large crowds of people turned out for this year’s Bermuda National Trust Palm Sunday Walk in Paget and Warwick, visiting sites of national significance, historic neighborhoods, a nature reserve as well as historic houses and buildings.The Bermuda National Trust said they are “extremely grateful for the tremendous support... Read more of this article

Photos: ‘Pirates’ Make People ‘Walk The Plank’

Photos: ‘Pirates’ Make People ‘Walk The Plank’

The Pirates of Bermuda took people “hostage” yesterday [March 12] forcing them to ‘walk the plank’ into chilly waters of Hamilton Harbour — but all in the name of a good cause. Organised by the Bermuda Sloop Foundation as part of its fundraising for the Spirit of Bermuda sail training programmes, friends and family can choose to donate... Read more of this article

Photos: SPCA Hosts ‘Paws To The Park’

Photos: SPCA Hosts ‘Paws To The Park’

The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals [SPCA] hosted their 21st annual ‘Paws to the Park’ yesterday [March 5th], with the event starting and finishing at St. Paul’s Church in Paget. The event was a success, despite the chilly weather, with both the four legged and two legged braving the elements and walking to help the... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: BTA’s ‘Rediscover The Rail Trail’

Photos & Video: BTA’s ‘Rediscover The Rail Trail’

[Updated with video] The Bermuda Tourism Authority [BTA] hosted their ‘Rediscover the Rail Trail’ event today [March 5] with participants braving the inclement weather which saw windy conditions and a few passing showers. BTA Chief product and experiences development officer Pat Phillip-Fairn previously said, “We want to inspire everyone... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Guides ‘Thinking Day’ Service

Photos & Video: Guides ‘Thinking Day’ Service

[Updated with photos] The Girl Guides Thinking Day Service and Parade was held this afternoon [Feb 19] at the Anglican Cathedral of the Most Holy Trinity on Church Street, with the Brownies, Guides and other participants, marching from City Hall to take part in the day’s event, with the Somerset Brigade Band leading the way. The 1 hour 17 minute live... Read more of this article

Photos: Auto Solutions Hosts ‘Tailgate Party’

Photos: Auto Solutions Hosts ‘Tailgate Party’

Auto Solutions hosted an NFL Tailgate Party yesterday [Jan 22], featuring big screen TVs to view the game, food and beverages; with all proceeds from the event to be donated to the Reading Clinic. People followed the largely American tradition of ‘tailgating’ in a parking lot while enjoying an NFL football game. Twilight Entertainment provided... Read more of this article

Photos & Videos: Nativity Service At Cathedral

Photos & Videos: Nativity Service At Cathedral

The Anglican Church of Bermuda hosted their annual Children’s Nativity Service on Friday [Dec 23] at The Cathedral of The Most Holy Trinity on Church Street. The afternoon event started at 4:00pm with crafts, a fun castle and free pony rides. Two ponies from Spicelands Riding Centre arrived at the city centre location ready to bring some joy.Parents... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Christmas Light Displays

Photos & Video: Christmas Light Displays

It’s that time of year again when sightseers can be seen driving throughout the streets of the island as residents from east to west have helped spread the holiday cheer by decorating their properties with lights and decorations for the festive season.The photos in this set include the areas of Pitts Bay Road, Princess Estate, Tablerock Avenue,... Read more of this article

Photos: Christmas Lights At Botanical Gardens

Photos: Christmas Lights At Botanical Gardens

Parks Department staff together with a little help from an anonymous Santa have decorated a portion of Botanical Gardens with Christmas lights, decorations and blowup characters. The light display is turned on from 6.00pm – 9.00pm on Friday and Saturday nights with New Year’s weekend being the last scheduled opportunity for viewing. Traffic... Read more of this article

Photos: Chef’s Christmas Meal Event Underway

Photos: Chef’s Christmas Meal Event Underway

[Updated with more photos] Bermudian chef Michiko Campbell — owner of Chiko’s Smokey Rub — is once again giving back to the community during the holiday season by providing free meals to those in need, with hundreds of people expected to pay a visit to Albouy’s Point in order to enjoy a turkey dinner this evening [Dec 23]. Assisted... Read more of this article

Photos: Argus Community Day At Sandys School

Photos: Argus Community Day At Sandys School

The Argus Group recently held their Argus Community Day that brought together Argus employees, SoftBank Team Japan and Sandys Secondary Middle School students and teachers to complete three projects funded by Argus, as part of the company’s community outreach. The first project saw the creation of a pergola that ultimately will serve as an outdoor... Read more of this article

Photos & Videos: St. George’s ‘Lighting Of Town’

Photos & Videos: St. George’s ‘Lighting Of Town’

[Updated] The “Lighting of the Town” event is being held at King’s Square in St. George’s this evening [Nov 26], with the east end getting into the holiday spirit and turning the festive lighting on. The event was opened by the Town Crier, with welcoming remarks provided by St George’s Mayor Quinell Francis and Acting Governor Ginny Ferson.... Read more of this article

Photos: St George Olde Towne Christmas Market

Photos: St George Olde Towne Christmas Market

The Town of St. George hosted the “Olde Towne Christmas Market” this afternoon [Nov 26], with the market running from 2.00pm to 6.00pm on Water Street in St. George’s, offering a number of holiday gifts and items, including clothing, tea blends, a variety of children’s toys, face and body oil, flavoured popcorn from the new... Read more of this article