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Updates: PLP’s Neville Tyrrell Wins By-Election

Updates: PLP’s Neville Tyrrell Wins By-Election

[Updating: The PLP's Neville Tyrrell won the by-election with 477 votes, while the OBA's Robyn Swan received 103 votes and Independent David W Burch earned 12 votes.] The by-election in Constituency 26 Warwick South Central is being held today [Dec 20], with voters heading to the polls at St Mary’s Church Hall in Warwick Three candidates have... Read more of this article

PLP Urges Residents To Vote In By-Election

PLP Urges Residents To Vote In By-Election

Ahead of Tuesday’s by-election in Constituency 26 Warwick South Central, Opposition Leader David Burt has encouraged all eligible voters to cast their ballots for PLP candidate Neville Tyrrell. Mr Burt said, “The public will note that tomorrow, Tuesday, December 20th there will be a by-election in Constituency 26, Warwick South Central. “On... Read more of this article

Three Candidates Declare For By-Election In C26

Three Candidates Declare For By-Election In C26

Nomination Day was held today [Dec 5] at St Mary’s Church Hall in Warwick for the by-election in Constituency 26 Warwick South Central, which is set to take place on December 20th. Three candidates officially declared they would be running – the PLP’s Neville Tyrrell, the OBA’s Robyn Swan and Independent David W. Burch.The... Read more of this article

David W. Burch To Run As Independent

David W. Burch To Run As Independent

David W. Burch has announced his intention to run as an Independent candidate in the by-election in Constituency 26 Warwick South Central, which is set to take place on December 20th. The announcement said, “The ‘Committee to Elect David Burch’ and his supporters are pleased to announce their candidate intends to apply and file for... Read more of this article

Video: Tyrrell To Run For PLP In By-Election

Video: Tyrrell To Run For PLP In By-Election

[Updated] The PLP announced that Neville Tyrrell will be their candidate for the by-election in Constituency 26 Warwick South Central, which is set to take place on December 20th. Mr Tyrrell will match up against Robyn Swan, who the OBA has already announced as their candidate. This by-election is being called due to the retirement of Marc Bean, who... Read more of this article

Video: Swan To Run For OBA In By-Election

Video: Swan To Run For OBA In By-Election

[Updated] The OBA announced that Robyn Swan will be their candidate for the by-election in Constituency 26 Warwick South Central, which is set to take place on December 20th.This by-election is being called due to the retirement of Marc Bean, who stepped down as both Leader of the Opposition and as a Member of Parliament. The last by-election in Constituency... Read more of this article

Constituency #26 By-Election On December 20

Constituency #26 By-Election On December 20

The Acting Governor has issued a writ for the by-election in Constituency 26 Warwick South Central, which is set to take place on December 20th. The statement said, “The Parliamentary Registrar advises the public that, Her Excellency Mrs. Ginny Ferson, Acting Governor has issued a writ of election for the bye-election to take place in Constituency... Read more of this article

Generation Next Youth Voters Registration Drive

Generation Next Youth Voters Registration Drive

[Written by Eron Hill] Marcus Mosiah Garvey once said “A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots.” It is incumbent upon us as young people to look back at the struggles that our ancestors endured. We must acknowledge those who have paved the way for us to follow, and laid the foundation... Read more of this article

Marc Bean: ‘OBA’s Policies Have Been Rejected’

Marc Bean: ‘OBA’s Policies Have Been Rejected’

“The OBA’s candidate and the OBA’s policies have been rejected,” Opposition Leader Marc Bean following Diallo Rabain’s victory at the Constituency 13 Devonshire North Central by-election last night. Mr Bean said, “For the second time in two years Bermudians have been given the opportunity to let their voices be heard... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Diallo Rabain Wins By-Election

Photos & Video: Diallo Rabain Wins By-Election

Voters headed to the polls yesterday [Feb 4] for the Constituency 13 Devonshire North Central by-election, with the PLP’s Diallo Rabain winning with 461 votes, compared to 351 votes for the OBA’s Andrew Simons. Following the final vote count, Mr Rabain said, “First, I’d like to thank the constituents of Devonshire North Central;... Read more of this article

Updates: PLP’s Diallo Rabain Wins By-Election

Updates: PLP’s Diallo Rabain Wins By-Election

[Updating: The PLP's Diallo Rabain has won] Voters are heading to the polls today [Feb 4] for the by-election in Constituency 13 Devonshire North Central, with Diallo Rabain standing for the PLP, while Andrew Simons is the OBA candidate. The by-election was prompted by the retirement of PLP MP Glenn Blakeney, who submitted his resignation letter to... Read more of this article

24 Hr Poll: Should Party Politics End In Bermuda?

24 Hr Poll: Should Party Politics End In Bermuda?

[Updated] The question of whether you would you like to see an end to party politics in Bermuda is the topic of this week’s 24 hour poll, with readers asked to cast a vote on their preference. Bermuda’s political system operates with party politics and, while many countries and territories have a similar system, not all do. For example,... Read more of this article

By-Election Called For Devonshire North Central

By-Election Called For Devonshire North Central

The Parliamentary Registrar today advised that Governor George Fergusson has issued a writ of election for the by-election to take place in Constituency 13 Devonshire North Central. Polling day for the by-election will take place on 4th February 2016. The polling place will be the National Sports Centre Pavilion in Devonshire. Nomination Day is on 20th... Read more of this article