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Shipping Schedule: Week Starting December 8

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting December 8

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday December 8th.On Saturday the Anthem of the Seas cruise ship is expected, on Monday the Oleander container ship will arrive, and on Tuesday the Forland Inspector offshore supply ship is scheduled to arrive. On Wednesday the... Read more of this article

‘This Ocean Life’ Interviews Weldon Wade

‘This Ocean Life’ Interviews Weldon Wade

Bermudian Weldon Wade was featured on the ‘This Ocean Life’ podcast, with Mr Wade speaking about topics including plastic pollution, invasive lionfish and more.The story said, “In Episode 38 we speak with Weldon Wade, a man dedicated to protecting the waters of Bermuda. “Weldon shares his stories of discovering his love for free... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting December 1

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting December 1

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday December 1st.On Saturday the Gardenia Ace vehicle carrier is expected, and on Monday the Oleander container ship will arrive. On Tuesday the Somers Isles container ship is scheduled to arrive, and on Thursday the Bermuda... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting November 24

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting November 24

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday November 24th.On Monday the Oleander container ship is expected, on Thursday the Bermuda Islander container ship will arrive, and on Friday the Gardenia Ace vehicles carrier is scheduled to arrive. The weekly shipping... Read more of this article

Over 100 Lionfish Caught In Guardians Derby

Over 100 Lionfish Caught In Guardians Derby

Guardians of the Reef hosted the 3rd annual Bermuda Fall Lionfish Derby recently, with the culling competition also marking the island’s second ‘Reef Sanctioned Derby’ where all participants must be part of a 2-4 person team lead by a Team Captain, with a total 103 lionfish caught during the event.Each Team Captain attended one of two meeting... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting November 17

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting November 17

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday November 17th.On Saturday the Peter Faber cable layer ship is expected, and on Monday the Oleander container ship will arrive. On Wednesday the Somers Isles container ship is scheduled to arrive, and on Thursday the Bermuda... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting November 10

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting November 10

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday November 10th.On Saturday the Southern Highway vehicles carrier is expected, and on Monday the Oleander container ship, the Norwegian Gem, the Anthem of the Seas and the Insigina cruise ships will arrive. On Tuesday the... Read more of this article

Photos: Silver Spirit Cruise Ship In Hamilton

Photos: Silver Spirit Cruise Ship In Hamilton

[Updated with video] The Silver Spirit cruise ship arrived in Hamilton on Wednesday afternoon [Nov 7], with the 642 foot long cruise ship carrying an estimated 475 passengers and 370 crew members. The ship departed the Front Street berth this afternoon and is now on its way to the British Virgin Islands. Related StoriesPhotos:... Read more of this article

Pirates Attack Vessel In Gulf of Guinea

Pirates Attack Vessel In Gulf of Guinea

The Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre received a message on Tuesday [Nov 6] from the Ship Security Alerting System that the LNG River Niger tanker was under attack by pirates in the Gulf of Guinea, near Nigeria; evasive action was undertaken by the ship’s crew, with the attack aborted after an unsuccessful boarding attempt. A Bermuda Maritime Operations... Read more of this article

Bermuda Fall Lionfish Derby Begins On Nov 9th

Bermuda Fall Lionfish Derby Begins On Nov 9th

Guardians of the Reef will be hosting the third annual Bermuda Fall Lionfish Derby this coming weekend which will also be the island’s second ‘REEF Sanctioned Derby’ that follows a specific framework and requires all participants to be part of a 2-4 person team lead by a Team Captain. This four day lionfish culling competition begins on Friday... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting November 3

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting November 3

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday November 3rd.On Monday the Oleander container ship, the Anthem of the Seas and the Carnival Ecstasy cruise ships are expected, on Tuesday the Ice Point oil products tanker will arrive, and on Wednesday the Somers Isles general... Read more of this article

Sloop Foundation Special Award Presentation

Sloop Foundation Special Award Presentation

The Bermuda Sloop Foundation recently held the first of several planned special award presentation sails, with recipients receiving certificates of appreciation “for their continuous and significant support over the past twenty years to the Foundation, and it’s internationally recognized award-winning sail training programme on board Spirit... Read more of this article

Ship Diverts As Passengers Need Medical Care

Ship Diverts As Passengers Need Medical Care

The ‘Serenade of the Seas’ cruise ship — which is traveling from from Boston to St. Maarten –  is due into Bermuda today [Oct 30] as three passengers require medical care. A Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre spokesperson said, “Cruise ship ‘Serenade of the Seas’ is due into Bermuda this morning to conduct the medical disembarkation... Read more of this article