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BFSA ‘Good Sportsmanship Award’ On Aug 15

BFSA ‘Good Sportsmanship Award’ On Aug 15

The Bermuda Friendly Societies Association [BFSA] will present its annual “Good Sportsmanship Award” to the Cup Match player who best exemplifies the principles and virtues of good sportsmanship on Thursday [Aug 15] at 6.30pm at Manchester Unity Hall in Hamilton. Leo Mills — a member of the BFSA representing Alexandrina Lodge in Hamilton —... Read more of this article

BFA Legends Scholarship Awards Presentations

BFA Legends Scholarship Awards Presentations

Five student-athletes received a scholarship from the Bermuda Football Association [BFA] Legends programme, with the presentation held at the Clyde Best Center of Excellence Richard Calderon Scholarship A spokesperson said, “Richard Calderon was a stalwart at the North Village Community Club where he would go on to win every major trophy in Bermuda... Read more of this article

National Dance Foundation Awards Scholarships

National Dance Foundation Awards Scholarships

Five talented young Bermudian dancers have been awarded scholarships by the National Dance Foundation of Bermuda Fund. At the presentation this week, Senator Crystal Caesar, long time member of the Foundation, said that the scholarship legacy began in 1962 with the Bermuda Ballet Association. In 2005 the National Dance Foundation took on the responsibility... Read more of this article

Video: Dalin Richardson Wins Safe Hands Award

Video: Dalin Richardson Wins Safe Hands Award

Bermuda Health Care Services [BHCS] and Brown Darrell Clinic presented the Cup Match Safe Hands Award this morning [Aug 6] to Somerset Cricket Club reserve player Dalin Richardson.Upon receiving the award, Mr. Richardson said, “I’m not going to lie; when the ball was hit my way, I was a little nervous because prior to Cup Match, I haven’t... Read more of this article

Scrymgeour Wins Top Honours At Film Expo

Scrymgeour Wins Top Honours At Film Expo

Bermudian Alex [Scrimmy] Scrymgeour and his production team recently took top honours at the Long Island International Film Expo with their TV comedy pilot Eddie’s, a stand-alone episode for a proposed series which features a number of nods to the producer’s island home. Eddie’s has previously been runner-up in its category at a number... Read more of this article

Runaways Wins National Indie Excellence Award

Runaways Wins National Indie Excellence Award

[Written by Don Burgess] A local author has won an international award for her book. Rachel Sawden’s Runaways won the Chick-Lit category in the National Indie Excellence Awards. It was also recognised as a finalist in the Next Generation Indie Book Awards, which made it one of the few self-published books to be honoured. Runaways is the story... Read more of this article

60th Anniversary Theatre Boycott Quiz Winner

60th Anniversary Theatre Boycott Quiz Winner

On July 18th, there was a presentation made to the winner of the 60th Anniversary of the Theatre Boycott Quiz at the One Communication’s Church Street outlet, which is very near the site where crowds gathered peacefully during that transformative chapter, 60 years ago. Speaker Dennis Lister, Helene Stephenson, Senator Joan Dillas Wright, Glenn Fubler,... Read more of this article

Hagen & Reid Awarded EY Gil Tucker Scholarship

Hagen & Reid Awarded EY Gil Tucker Scholarship

Philip Hagen and Joshua Reid have been selected as the recipients of the 2019 EY Gil Tucker Bermuda Scholarship. Both Mr Hagen and Mr Reid are interning with EY’s Assurance teams this summer. The EY scholarship is valued at up to $30,000 USD per year for a maximum of five years until the recipient has completed the minimum educational requirement... Read more of this article

Kwasi James Named Cricket Player Of Week

Kwasi James Named Cricket Player Of Week

One Communications and Bermuda Cricket Board announced that the One Communications First Division Player of the Week for July 14 – Kwasi James. In the Willow Cuts v PHC match, Mr James opened the innings, scoring 95 runs and 3 wickets for 24 runs.The current standings for the 50 Overs First Division League are as follows:P W NR/Tie L Points NRRWillow... Read more of this article

Halle Teart Earns Top Debater Award In Trinidad

Halle Teart Earns Top Debater Award In Trinidad

Bermuda’s Youth Parliamentarian Halle Teart was awarded top honours as ‘Best Debater’ in the 15th Annual Regional Youth Parliament debate held in the Parliament of Trinidad and Tobago on July 17th. Halle Teart, age 18, a sophomore at Johns Hopkins University and Chrysda Smith, age 17, a student at Bermuda High School for GirlsTwo young Bermudian... Read more of this article

Dockyard Wins Top Cruise Destination Award

Dockyard Wins Top Cruise Destination Award

For the third time in a row, the Royal Naval Dockyard has won a prestigious award – based on the vote of visitors. King’s Wharf – the official name of Dockyard on the cruise ship itinerary – has been named the Top Cruise Destination in the Eastern Caribbean, Bahamas and Bermuda in Cruise Critic’s 2019 Cruisers’ Choice Destination... Read more of this article

Basden & Desilva Named Players Of Week

Basden & Desilva Named Players Of Week

Joseph Basden and Jordan Desilva have been named as One Communications First Division Players of the Week by the Bermuda Cricket Board [BCB]. A spokesperson said, “The BCB and One Communications Ltd. are pleased to announce the One Communications First Division players of the week for the weeks of June 29 and 30 and July 6 and 7.”“June 29/30:... Read more of this article

Dame Jennifer Smith Future Leaders Ceremony

Dame Jennifer Smith Future Leaders Ceremony

Tuesday, June 18, 2019, marked the 13th installment of the Dame Jennifer Smith, Future Leaders Award ceremony. The function was held at the East End Primary School. Present was Minister of Works, Lt. Col. David Burch, MPs Renee Ming, Kim Swan and Tinee Furbert and former Premier Dame Jennifer Smith. Eight students from the area schools were honoured... Read more of this article