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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: 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: Recruit Camp Passing Out Parade 2017

Photos: Recruit Camp Passing Out Parade 2017

The Royal Bermuda Regiment’s second-ever all-volunteer Recruit Camp culminated this afternoon [Jan 28], with the recruits taking part in the Passing Out Parade at Warwick Camp in front of gathered family and friends. Governor John Rankin, Acting Premier Bob Richards, and Minister of National Security, Sen. Jeffrey Baron, all attended the event together... Read more of this article

Photos: Remembrance Sunday In St George’s

Photos: Remembrance Sunday In St George’s

Remembrance Sunday was marked in St George’s today [Nov 13], with a wreath laying ceremony in King’s Square, which was followed by a Remembrance Service at St Peter’s Church with Their Majesties Choristers. Between World War One [1914-1918] and World War Two [1939-1945], approximately 600 Bermudians served overseas, all of them volunteers,... Read more of this article

Photos: 2016 Remembrance Day Ceremony

Photos: 2016 Remembrance Day Ceremony

Today’s [Nov 11] Remembrance Day Parade saw crowds line Front Street to pay their respects to the Bermudians who served in the two World Wars and other international conflicts.Between World War One [1914-1918] and World War Two [1939-1945], approximately 600 Bermudians served overseas, all of them volunteers, and the veterans who marched today... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: 2016 Labour Day March Held

Photos & Video: 2016 Labour Day March Held

Labour Day celebrations took place today [Sept 5], including a walk and races beginning early this morning, followed by speeches from Union leaders and a march through the streets of Hamilton.A crowd gathered to take part in the annual celebration despite the rain, with a prayer from Reverend Nicholas Tweed serving to open the event, which included... Read more of this article

Photos: Police Service Holds Passing Out Parade

Photos: Police Service Holds Passing Out Parade

The Bermuda Police Service’s Passing Out Parade for Recruit Foundation Course #77 took place yesterday evening at Police Headquarters in Prospect, with nine new police officers on parade. Both Premier Michael Dunkley and Minister of National Security Jeffrey Baron were at the event to offer their congratulations to the new recruits. The event... Read more of this article

Photos, Video & Review: BHW Parade Of Bands

Photos, Video & Review: BHW Parade Of Bands

[Written by Mikaela Ian Pearman] Thousands of masqueraders took to the road today for Parade of Bands – the main attraction of Bermuda Heroes Weekend. And even though the weather forecast didn’t look so great, the rain and wind held off until all the bands made their way to the end of the route. The parade was held in Southside, St. David’s with... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: 2016 Queen’s Birthday Parade

Photos & Video: 2016 Queen’s Birthday Parade

[Updated with video] The annual Queen’s Birthday Parade took place this morning [June 11] on Front Street in Hamilton, with those on parade including the Royal Bermuda Regiment, the Regiment Band & Corps of Drums, the Bermuda Police Service and the Bermuda Police Reserves. Royal Bermuda Regiment soldiers fired the traditional feu de joie –... Read more of this article

Video & Photos: BHW “Kiddie Carnival” Event

Video & Photos: BHW “Kiddie Carnival” Event

[Updated with photos] Bermuda Heroes Weekend’s “Kiddie Carnival” is underway today [June 4], with colourful dressed children making their way through Hamilton to the sounds of soca music. The BHW promo for the event said, “Kiddie Carnival will be a fun filled day for P1 – P6 aged children and families. The day will start with... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: 2016 Bermuda Day Parade

Photo Set #2: 2016 Bermuda Day Parade

Gombey troupes, dance groups, majorettes, marching bands, floats and more made their way through the streets of Hamilton as thousands of locals lined the streets for the always-popular Bermuda Day parade, which kicked off in the afternoon, following the cycling and half marathon races which were held earlier in the day. According to the programme, the... Read more of this article