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Chewstick Foundation Mary Prince Award Brunch

Chewstick Foundation Mary Prince Award Brunch

The Chewstick Foundation recently held its 2018 Mary Prince Award Brunch with a crowd of supporters at The Landfall Property in Hamilton parish. A spokesperson said, “The event featured a traditional Bermudian brunch, performances and testimonials from previous Mary Prince Award recipients, and a dynamic performance by the inaugural recipient... Read more of this article

Results: 11&Under Cricket Festival Skills & Drills

Results: 11&Under Cricket Festival Skills & Drills

The Hiscox 11&Under Skills and Drills event was held recently, with a number of individual and team awards handed out. The team awards went to:Best Fielding Team – Warwick Workmen’s Club Best Batting Team – Western Stars Sports Club Best Bowling Team – Flatt Most Knowledgeable Team – St. David’s Warriors Most... Read more of this article

Queen’s Birthday Honours List Announced

Queen’s Birthday Honours List Announced

Flora Duffy, Major Ben Beasley, Neil de Ste Croix, Judith James, Major [Ret] Leslie Lowe, Lindsay Simmons, Detective Chief Inspector Na’imah Astwood and Chief Inspector Jerome Laws have been recognized on the Queen’s Birthday Honours List. Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire and British Empire Medal awardees:Ms Flora... Read more of this article

Stovell & Charles Win Cricket Player Of Week

Stovell & Charles Win Cricket Player Of Week

One Communications and the Bermuda Cricket Board have announced that the One Communications Premier Division ‘Player of the Week’ is Dion Stovell of Southampton Rangers, while the One Communications First Division ‘Player of the Week’ is Donnie Charles of Somerset Bridge Recreation Club. A spokesperson said, “One Communications and the BCB... Read more of this article

CP Athletic Awards Event Set For June 10

CP Athletic Awards Event Set For June 10

CP Athletic will hold its awards and recognition event on Sunday, June 10, with the event aiming to “celebrate the progress that each member has made over the past year.” A spokesperson said, “The success of the 2017 World Futsal Championship gold medal winning team will be acknowledged and the two 2018 teams that are working hard... Read more of this article

Paynter, Butterfield Win Cricket Players Of Week

Paynter, Butterfield Win Cricket Players Of Week

One Communications and the Bermuda Cricket Board [BCB] announced that the Premier League Player of the Week is Mishael Paynter of St. George’s, while the First Division Player of the Week is Kian Butterfield of Warwick Workmen’s club. A spokesperson said, “One Communications and the BCB are pleased to announce that the One Communications Premier... Read more of this article

Minister Presents Bermuda Day Float Awards

Minister Presents Bermuda Day Float Awards

Minister of Social Development and Sports Michael Weeks hosted an awards ceremony today [May 30] at City Hall for the 2018 Bermuda Day Heritage Parade float winners. Minister Weeks said, “Let me begin by first commending all the groups who took part in the spectacular Bermuda Day Parade on Friday! “From the dazzling costumes and choreography showcased... Read more of this article

Hall Named Winner Of Third Fred Reiss Award

Hall Named Winner Of Third Fred Reiss Award

Bermudian Brian R Hall, OBE, a former director and president of Johnson & Higgins credited with helping to take the island’s captive insurance industry to global relevance, will receive the third Fred Reiss Lifetime Achievement Award at next month’s Bermuda Captive Conference [June 11–13]. A graduate of Saltus Grammar School, Hall served as... Read more of this article

Youth Library Poetry Competition Winners

Youth Library Poetry Competition Winners

The Youth Library recently held its 13th annual Teen Poetry Competition, with this year’s themes including “Life, Anxiety, Why Me, and Death.” There were over 140 entries submitted from CedarBridge Academy, Saltus, and Bermuda High School students. Winners with TAB members:The winners in the 11-13 category were Gabrielle Turchiaro... Read more of this article

Deirdre Collins Named 2018 Rhodes Scholar

Deirdre Collins Named 2018 Rhodes Scholar

The Bermuda Rhodes Scholarship Selection Committee announced that Ms Deirdre J. Collins has been selected as Bermuda’s Rhodes Scholar 2018. “Deirdre is the daughter of Michael and Nancy Collins of St Georges Parish, Bermuda,” their website stated. “Deirdre attended the Bermuda High School until 2009. She then went to St Paul’s... Read more of this article

Williams Wins Network Scholarship Award

Williams Wins Network Scholarship Award

Bermuda Education Network [BEN] announced that Chefanices Williams has been awarded the 2018 Bermuda Education Network Scholarship Award. Ms. Williams will receive $6000 to continue her undergraduate studies, in Social Work, at Northern Caribbean University in Mandeville, Jamaica. A graduate of the Berkeley Institute in 2017, Ms. Williams became eligible... Read more of this article

$50,000 In Junior Athlete Sponsorships

$50,000 In Junior Athlete Sponsorships

A total of $50,000 was handed out for young athletes as the 2018 National Junior Athlete Sponsorship Programme Awards Ceremony took place. Fifteen Sporting organizations were presented funding to assist their athlete in development or competition for the upcoming year. Kenneth Leseur from Bermuda Junior Golf Association was presented $2,765.00, while... Read more of this article

Tyler Smith Named Women’s Player Of Year

Tyler Smith Named Women’s Player Of Year

Bermuda’s Tyler Smith has won yet another accolade, this time earning SWAC Women’s Tennis Player of the Year honours, and also being named to the Women’s All-SWAC Tennis Team. In naming the Bermudian athlete the Player of the Year, the Southwestern Athletic Conference [SWAC] said, “Jackson State’s No. 1 player Tyler Smith won back-to-back... Read more of this article