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Photos & Videos: Boat Recovery Operations

Photos & Videos: Boat Recovery Operations

[Updated] Dealing with the daunting task of recovering boats that were damaged, sunk or grounded during Hurricane Gonzalo is underway, with marine contractors and boat owners busy working to save the many watercraft that were affected.From the west end to the east end of the island, numerous boats can be spotted at rest on the coastlines with evidence... Read more of this article

15 Videos: Pre, During & Post Hurricane Gonzalo

15 Videos: Pre, During & Post Hurricane Gonzalo

[Updated] Although there was damage island-wide and large scale power outages with the majority of the island losing power at one point, Bermuda has weathered the effects of Hurricane Gonzalo, with numerous people working diligently to clear debris and make repairs to get the island back to normal. For all our coverage of Hurricane Gonzalo click here,... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Boats During & After Gonzalo

Photos/Video: Boats During & After Gonzalo

While Hurricane Gonzalo caused a damage on land when made a direct hit on us this weekend, its effect was felt very strongly on the water as well, with a number of boats falling victim to the high winds and rough surf. Compilation video of boats during/after the hurricane:For all our coverage of Hurricane Gonzalo click here, for coverage of the impact... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Argyll Crew Clear Airport Runway

Photos/Video: Argyll Crew Clear Airport Runway

Personnel from the UK Royal Navy vessel HMS Argyll were this morning [Oct 19] seen walking the runway at the LF Wade International Airport clearing any debris deposited by Hurricane Gonzalo. A public transportation bus could be seen near the group as they progressed along the runway along with other airport vehicles and personnel. The crew were walking... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Causeway Opens After Gonzalo

Photos/Video: Causeway Opens After Gonzalo

[Updated: Causeway open] With Hurricane Gonzalo making its way northeast of Bermuda, the task of restoring Bermuda will soon get underway, and many people will be hoping the Causeway was able to withstand the brunt of the hurricane force winds. The Causeway getting battered during Gonzalo:The Causeway was closed just before 11am yesterday, and will... Read more of this article

Video: BF&M To Close, Releases Safety Tips

Video: BF&M To Close, Releases Safety Tips

In preparation for Hurricane Gonzalo, the offices of BF&M will be closed for business on Friday [Oct 17]. A spokesperson said, “Following Hurricane Gonzalo, we will be open for business as soon as possible after the storm passes to assist our customers, once the Emergency Measures Operation has advised that it is safe to travel on the roads... Read more of this article

Video & Text: Today’s Gonzalo Press Conference

Video & Text: Today’s Gonzalo Press Conference

The last buses will leave Somerset and St. George’s at 6pm today, ferries will end service at 7pm, the Causeway will close at 10am tomorrow and the Royal Navy vessel HMS Argyll is heading to Bermuda, Premier Michael Dunkley said at a press conference today [Oct 16]. The Premier said, “As I said yesterday, it is important that all preparations... Read more of this article

Video & Text: Press Conference On Gonzalo

Video & Text: Press Conference On Gonzalo

[Updated] Hurricane Gonzalo “looks set to be a direct hit on the Island,” Premier Michael Dunkley said today [Oct 15], while the Bermuda Weather Service said to expect 27 hours of tropical storm force winds beginning on Thursday, with hurricane force winds expected on Friday. Speaking at a press conference today, Premier Dunkley said that... Read more of this article

Video: Medal Winning Cycling Team Return

Video: Medal Winning Cycling Team Return

Bermuda’s cycling team arrived home last night [Oct 13] from the Elite Caribbean Cycling Championship in Puerto Rico, having made a strong showing and bringing two medals back to the island.Zoenique Williams grabbed the silver medal in the women’s road race, effectively securing a spot for Bermuda at the 2015 Pan Am Games, while Nicole Mitchell... Read more of this article

Video: O’Reilly Praises Bermuda On Fox News

Video: O’Reilly Praises Bermuda On Fox News

Bermuda got a favourable mention on this evening’s [Oct 13] broadcast of the O’Reilly Factor on Fox News, with host Bill O’Reilly — who was in Bermuda for Tropical Storm Fay — calling Bermuda a “beautiful island” adding that he didn’t even lose power at the hotel during the storm. Speaking in his Tip of... Read more of this article