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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

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