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BNT Welcomes Minister’s Decision On Lease

BNT Welcomes Minister’s Decision On Lease

The Bermuda National Trust said they welcome Public Works Minister Lt/Col David Burch’s “decision to renew the lease of the Bascome family at Westover Farm, Sandys and of his intention to extend all lapsed agricultural leases of Government land to 21 years less one day.” “The Trust believes that the preservation of arable land as... Read more of this article

‘The Road To Democracy: Trust Talk’ On May 31

‘The Road To Democracy: Trust Talk’ On May 31

Chubb and the Bermuda National Trust are inviting the public to attend ‘The Road to Democracy: Trust Talk,’ set to be held on Thursday [May 31] at 6.00pm. A spokesperson said, “Please join us for a live panel discussion this Thursday at Chubb. Wine and cheese will be served. This event is free to attend but donations are welcome. “May... Read more of this article

BNT To Host Live History Performances

BNT To Host Live History Performances

The Bermuda National Trust said they are thrilled to welcome back Canadian theatre group Live History for a series of interactive performances and school workshops. Live History, led by actor Jasmine Bowen and producer Joshua Kitz, visited Bermuda last year and staged a series of interactive performances at the National Trust’s Verdmont Museum. Now... Read more of this article

Photos: National Trust Hold Palm Sunday Walk

Photos: National Trust Hold Palm Sunday Walk

The Bermuda National Trust hosted their annual Palm Sunday Walk this afternoon [March 25] with large crowds turning out for the always popular event, which started from the Wilkinson Memorial Park area on Coney Island Road in Hamilton Parish under sunny weather conditions.The route was about 5 miles and went through areas including the Bermuda Railway,... Read more of this article

Four Videos: BNT Hold Palm Sunday Walk

Four Videos: BNT Hold Palm Sunday Walk

This year’s Bermuda National Trust Palm Sunday Walk is taking place this afternoon [March 25] with large crowds attending the always popular event, which is starting from the Wilkinson Memorial Park area in Hamilton Parish. The route is about 5 miles, with the organisers saying it should take from 2 to 2.5 hours to complete. Live video replay from... Read more of this article

Palm Sunday Walk To Be Held On March 25

Palm Sunday Walk To Be Held On March 25

This year’s Bermuda National Trust Palm Sunday Walk will explore Hamilton Parish on Sunday, March 25th. The walk will start from The Wilkinson Memorial Park [beside Duck’s Puddle] on Coney Island Road at 2pm, no later than 3pm. The route is about 5 miles and should take two to 2.5 hours to complete. The Bermuda National Trust said they are “extremely... Read more of this article

Greenrock, BNT Not Pleased With ATV Decision

Greenrock, BNT Not Pleased With ATV Decision

“The Minister’s decision to allow ATV’s to operate in the West End on a trial basis flies in the face of the public consultation with only two out of 628 submissions being in support of it,” Greenrock said, adding that they “note with dismay the precedent setting nature of this decision.” Minister Approves One Year Licence This... Read more of this article

Photos: Trust Auction Preview And Jumble Sale

Photos: Trust Auction Preview And Jumble Sale

The Bermuda National Trust’s annual Auction and Jumble Sale kicked off today [March 1] with hundreds of bargain hunters and lovers of antiques and Bermudiana descending on the Botanical Gardens. Two 18th Century Bermuda cedar chests are among the highlights of Saturday’s auction, whose preview starts today. The chests, donated by a Bermuda family,... Read more of this article

2.5 Hour Video: BNT Hosts Christmas Walkabout

2.5 Hour Video: BNT Hosts Christmas Walkabout

Bermuda National Trust‘s popular Christmas Walkabout event is getting underway in St George’s this evening [Dec 1], with the event, which is sponsored by Butterfield, featuring a variety of entertainment, refreshments, Santa and more. Now in its 39th year, the Walkabout has grown exponentially in size and popularity, with the BNT saying... Read more of this article

Traffic Advisory For Walkabout In St George’s

Traffic Advisory For Walkabout In St George’s

The Corporation of St. George has advised of the following road closures and traffic restrictions due to the Bermuda National Trust Walkabout on Friday, December 1st. Road Closures: King’s Square, Ordnance Island & Water Street West will be closed to vehicular traffic from 3:00 p.m. until 11:30 p.m. Traffic Restrictions: Duke of Kent Street... Read more of this article

Christmas Walkabout To Take Place On Friday

Christmas Walkabout To Take Place On Friday

On Friday December 1, the Bermuda National Trust will host their popular Christmas Walkabout event in the east end, with the event, which is sponsored by Butterfield, set to feature a variety of entertainment, refreshments, Santa and more. The BNT said, “Thousands of people are expected to flock to St. George’s on Friday evening [December 1]... Read more of this article

NPD Partners With BNT To Honour XL Catlin

NPD Partners With BNT To Honour XL Catlin

The Association of Fundraising Professionals of Bermuda recently partnered with the Bermuda National Trust to plant a tree at the Higgs Nature Reserve to honour the XL Catlin Foundation, saying “both XL and Catlin, and now the combined company, have a long history of philanthropy in Bermuda.” A spokesperson said, “NPD celebrates the... Read more of this article

BNT Objects To Proposal To Allow ATV Tours

BNT Objects To Proposal To Allow ATV Tours

The Bermuda National Trust is “strongly objecting” to the proposal to allow the Railway Trail and National Parks in the West End to be used for ATV tours, and it is urging its members and supporters to review the proposal and to send in their own objections. The BNT said, “The former One Bermuda Alliance government have provisional... Read more of this article