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Photos & Video: Berkeley Institute Graduation

Photos & Video: Berkeley Institute Graduation

[Updated with photos] The Berkeley Institute is holding their graduation ceremony this morning [June 27], as students, faculty, family and friends gather to commemorate this milestone in their educational endeavors. We will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below. Update: The live broadcast has concluded and the... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Rubber Duck Derby In St George’s

Photos/Video: Rubber Duck Derby In St George’s

Friends of Hospice Rubber Duck Derby celebrated its 22nd Anniversary yesterday [June 23] with the event spanning across both King’s Square and Ordnance Island. Friends of Hospices is the charity that supports Agape House, Bermuda’s only hospice. The Derby is Friends of Hospice major annual fundraiser. The 56-minute live video replay is below:The... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Somersfield Building Completion

Photos & Video: Somersfield Building Completion

Somersfield Academy hosted a roof wetting ceremony and reception on Wednesday [June 19] at their newly constructed Centre for International Education which will house the school’s International Baccalaureate programs and more. A spokesperson said, “Somersfield Academy has become Bermuda’s first International Baccalaureate World School... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: Bermuda Carnival Raft Up Event

Photo Set #2: Bermuda Carnival Raft Up Event

The Bermuda Carnival weekend continued with the Raft Up at Shelly Bay on Saturday [June 15], with BHW’s Isle of Devils J’Ouvert taking place at Moresby Plains in Dockyard early this morning [June 17]. The Bermuda Carnival Parade of Bands Morning Laps are scheduled to start at 10.00am today while the Afternoon Laps start at 2.00pm followed by Bermuda... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: St. Anthony’s Feast Procession

Photos & Video: St. Anthony’s Feast Procession

[Updated with photos] St. Anthony’s Church is having a special feast day today [June 16] at their Middle Road location which includes a procession after the Mass. The special Mass is to honour the patron saint St. Anthony before the procession which is followed by festivities with entertainment, food, games, a fun castle, Portuguese donuts, raffles... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Bermuda Carnival Raft Up Event

Photos & Video: Bermuda Carnival Raft Up Event

The Bermuda Carnival weekend kicked off with the ‘Five Star Friday’ event at City Hall Car Park last night [June 14] and continued with the Raft Up at Shelly Bay today [June 15]. We will have a photo gallery later on and in the meantime the 90 minute live video replay is below.If you are wondering, no our video is not distorted, the water was... Read more of this article

Photos: Round Table Derby Community Fun Day

Photos: Round Table Derby Community Fun Day

Somerset Bridge Recreation Club [SBRC] hosted their “Round Table Derby Community Fun Day” today [June 1] at White Hill Field in Sandys. This evening’s event included dance and majorette performances, food, drinks, fun castle, games, entertainment, Gombeys and more. A number of Summerhaven Residential Home clients also made their way to the... Read more of this article

Photo Set #3: Bermuda Day Heritage Parade

Photo Set #3: Bermuda Day Heritage Parade

Gombey troupes, dance groups, majorettes, singers, floats and more made their way through the streets of Hamilton on Friday [May 24] as thousands of people lined the streets for the always-popular Bermuda Day Heritage Parade, which marked its 40th anniversary this year and was celebrated with a theme of ‘Bermudian Excellence.’ We will have... Read more of this article

Photo Set #1: Bermuda Day Heritage Parade

Photo Set #1: Bermuda Day Heritage Parade

Thousands of people lined the streets today [May 24] for the always-popular Bermuda Day Heritage 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 on Front Street this afternoon, following the cycling and half-marathon races, which were... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Santo Cristo Dos Milagres Festival

Photos/Video: Santo Cristo Dos Milagres Festival

[Updated with photos] The island’s Portuguese community is gathering today [May 19] to celebrate “Festa do Senhor Santo Cristo dos Milagres”, the Festival of the Christ of Miracles. There was a mass at St Theresa’s Cathedral, and then a procession through the streets of Hamilton to BAA Field, where the festivities will continue until this... Read more of this article

Photos/Videos: Annual St. George’s Marine Expo

Photos/Videos: Annual St. George’s Marine Expo

[Updated with photos] The fourth annual St. George’s Marine Expo hosted by Bermuda Economic Development Corporation [BEDC] along with title sponsor RUBiS Energy Bermuda, is being held today [May 19] at Ordnance Island in St George’s from 11.00am – 6.00pm. One of the highlights this year is the partnership with the Bermuda Powerboat Association... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Elliot Primary School Spring Fair

Photos & Video: Elliot Primary School Spring Fair

The Elliot Primary School Parent Teacher Association hosted a Spring Fair on Saturday [May 18] at their Hermitage Road, Devonshire property. The event included cotton candy, food vendors, face painting, fun castles, snowballs, a variety of games, prizes, popcorn, raffles, a DJ entertaining the crowd, a display by the school’s alumni group, a visit... Read more of this article

Photos: Bermuda Onion Day At Carter House

Photos: Bermuda Onion Day At Carter House

Bermuda Onion Day was celebrated on Saturday afternoon [May 18] at Carter House in St. David’s, with people gathering to learn more about the onion and how it tied in with the island’s early settlers. Attendees took time out to enjoy the historical replica house, and chat while enjoying a variety of St. David’s onion dishes including the... Read more of this article