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Photos & Video: 2019 Remembrance Day Parade

Photos & Video: 2019 Remembrance Day Parade

[Updated with photos] Hundreds of people came out to honour war veterans and the fallen today [Nov 11] as the island marked Remembrance Day. The crowds lined Front Street near the Cenotaph at Cabinet Office as the small band of surviving veterans marched on parade alongside soldiers from the Royal Bermuda Regiment, and its Band & Corps of Drums,... Read more of this article

Photos: MSA Annual Halloween Parade

Photos: MSA Annual Halloween Parade

Mount Saint Agnes Academy hosted their annual Halloween Parade this afternoon [Oct 31], with students showcasing their costumes in the school courtyard. “The Parade was lead by our bagpiper Mr. Aiden Stones. All the kids were so excited to show off their costumes, which really got them into the Halloween spirit,” a spokesperson said. Related... Read more of this article

Photo Set II: 2019 Labour Day Celebrations

Photo Set II: 2019 Labour Day Celebrations

The annual Labour Day celebrations were held on Monday [Sept 2] with people gathering on Union Square before marching through Hamilton, as they celebrated the 38th anniversary. The morning started out with a prayer from Rev Nicholas Tweed and then BIU President Chris Furbert announced that the name of labour icon Ottiwell Simmons has been added... Read more of this article

Photos: 2019 Labour Day Parade & Speeches

Photos: 2019 Labour Day Parade & Speeches

The annual Labour Day celebrations were held today [Sept 2] with people gathering on Union Square before marching through Hamilton, as they celebrated the 38th anniversary of Labour Day. The morning started out with a prayer from Rev Nicholas Tweed and then BIU President Chris Furbert announced that the name of labour icon Ottiwell Simmons has been... Read more of this article

Photo Set III & Video: Bermuda Pride Parade

Photo Set III & Video: Bermuda Pride Parade

Thousands of people took to the streets of Hamilton as Bermuda’s first ever Pride Parade and celebration took place yesterday [Aug 31] under a theme of ‘We Belong.’Attendees, many dressed in rainbow colours, started out from Victoria Park, and made their way through Hamilton as onlookers cheered them on, and then the celebrations continued... Read more of this article

Photo Set II: Bermuda’s First Pride Parade

Photo Set II: Bermuda’s First Pride Parade

Thousands of people took to the streets of Hamilton as Bermuda’s first ever Pride Parade and celebration took place yesterday [Aug 31] under a theme of ‘We Belong.’Attendees, many dressed in rainbow colours, started out from Victoria Park, and made their way through Hamilton as onlookers cheered them on, and then the celebrations continued... Read more of this article

Photo & Video Set I: Bermuda Pride Parade

Photo & Video Set I: Bermuda Pride Parade

Bermuda’s first ever Pride Parade and celebration is taking place today [Aug 31] under a theme of ‘We Belong,’ with large crowds of people taking part in the Parade. The day’s celebrations began at Victoria Park before the parade was held through the City of Hamilton from 11.00am through 12.30pm, with celebrations continuing in the park... Read more of this article

Photos & Videos: Celebrations At Victoria Park

Photos & Videos: Celebrations At Victoria Park

[Updated] The inaugural Bermuda Pride Parade and celebration is taking place today [Aug 31] under a theme of ‘We Belong,’ with people gathering in Hamilton’s Victoria Park to get the days festivities underway. Following the morning gathering in Victoria Park, the parade was held through the City of Hamilton from 11.00am through 12.30pm,... Read more of this article

Photo Set #3: BDA Carnival Parade Of Bands

Photo Set #3: BDA Carnival Parade Of Bands

Spectators lined the streets of Hamilton yesterday [June 17] as carnival enthusiasts hit the road for the Parade of Bands, the final event of the multi day Bermuda Carnival. The 2019 Bermuda Carnival got underway with the ‘Five Star Friday’ event on Friday. continued with the Raft Up at Shelly Bay on Saturday and the J’Ouvert celebration early... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: BDA Carnival Parade Of Bands

Photo Set #2: BDA Carnival Parade Of Bands

Carnival enthusiasts made their way to the City of Hamilton yesterday [June 17] for the Parade of Bands, the final event of the multi day Bermuda Carnival. The 2019 Bermuda Carnival got underway with the ‘Five Star Friday’ event on Friday. continued with the Raft Up at Shelly Bay on Saturday and the J’Ouvert celebration early Monday morning at... Read more of this article

Photos: Queen’s Birthday Parade In Hamilton

Photos: Queen’s Birthday Parade In Hamilton

The annual Queen’s Birthday Parade was held on Saturday morning [June 8] on Front Street in Hamilton featuring the pomp and pageantry of the marching units from the Royal Bermuda Regiment, Royal Bermuda Regiment Band & Corps of Drums, Bermuda Police Service, Royal Bermuda Regiment Junior Leaders and the Bermuda Sea Cadet Corps. The military in... Read more of this article

Photo Set #4: Bermuda Day Heritage Parade

Photo Set #4: Bermuda Day Heritage Parade

Thousands of people lined the streets on Friday [May 24] to watch almost 50 groups take part in the annual Bermuda Day Heritage Parade, which saw Gombey troupes, dance groups, majorettes, floats, and more make their way through the streets of Hamilton, starting from Front Street. You can view our first set of photos from the Parade here, our second... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: Bermuda Day Heritage Parade

Photo Set #2: Bermuda Day Heritage Parade

Floats, dance groups, majorettes, singers, Gombeys and more took to the streets of Hamilton yesterday [May 24] for the annual Bermuda Day Heritage Parade, continuing an island tradition that has been held since 1979. This year the Parade started from Front Street, and made its way through Hamilton, with crowds lining the streets in their ‘camps’... Read more of this article