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BNT’s Verdmont To Host Live History Theatre

BNT’s Verdmont To Host Live History Theatre

This month the Bermuda National Trust will stage two immersive theatre experiences at Verdmont with the help of a Canadian theatre group who will be leading performances at the iconic 17th century home. Running from March 24-27, “Mary’s Odyssey” and “Robin’s Redemption” will transport audience members back in time to Bermuda’s past by... Read more of this article

Photos: Bermuda National Trust Holds Auction

Photos: Bermuda National Trust Holds Auction

The Bermuda National Trust held their annual auction on Saturday, with the Gladys Morrell table fetching $6,000 from the Bermuda Historical Society. The table was one of some 300 items that were auctioned at the BNT sale this past weekend. The Gladys Morrell table, a key symbol in the fight to get the vote for women in Bermuda, will go on public display... Read more of this article

Gladys Morrell Table Bought By Historical Society

Gladys Morrell Table Bought By Historical Society

The Gladys Morrell table, a key symbol in the fight to get the vote for women in Bermuda, will go on public display on Monday after the Bermuda Historical Society successfully bid for the item at the Bermuda National Trust Auction on Saturday. The table fetched $6,000 after Mrs Morrell’s family chose the annual Auction as the venue for its sale, along... Read more of this article

Suffragette Table To Be Auctioned At Trust Event

Suffragette Table To Be Auctioned At Trust Event

The Bermuda National Trust Annual Auction and Jumble Sale has been chosen as the venue for the sale of a piece of furniture which played a key role in getting women the right to vote in Bermuda. The Auction on Saturday, March 4th will feature a table from the collection of Gladys Morrell, leader of the 30-year campaign for women’s suffrage in Bermuda. This... Read more of this article

Nonna’s & BNT Join Forces To Help Environment

Nonna’s & BNT Join Forces To Help Environment

Nonna’s Kitchen is joining forces with the Bermuda National Trust to help improve the environment, with the eatery charging customers for shopping bags in an effort to encourage customers to bring their own reusable bags, and when customers do buy a bag, all the proceeds go to the Bermuda National Trust, which will use the funds to plant endemic trees. “Nonna’s... Read more of this article

BNT To Host Series Of Events In February

BNT To Host Series Of Events In February

The Bermuda National Trust is gearing up for a busy February with a series of events taking place in the next three weeks. On Thursday, February 16th, the Trust hosts the annual Children’s Nature Walk at Spittal Pond. Sponsored by Arch Capital Holdings Ltd, more than 400 students are expected to join the walk, in which young children are guided around... Read more of this article

Arch To Sponsor BNT Children’s Nature Walk

Arch To Sponsor BNT Children’s Nature Walk

The Bermuda National Trust announced that Arch Capital Group has agreed to sponsor the Bermuda National Trust’s Children’s Nature Walk at Spittal Pond for the next three years. Arch’s decided to support the annual event, which takes place during the February mid-term break on Thursday, February 16th, 2016 from 9.30am to 12 noon after hearing... Read more of this article

BNT Launches Earth Day Student Video Contest

BNT Launches Earth Day Student Video Contest

The Bermuda National Trust is launching this year’s Earth Day Student Video Competition, saying they “encourage our youth to put modern technologies into play as they create environmental videos expressing their concerns for today and their vision for tomorrow.” The BNT said, “The Bermuda National Trust looks forward to celebrating... Read more of this article

BNT Lose Appeal On Walsingham Reserve Gates

BNT Lose Appeal On Walsingham Reserve Gates

The Walsingham Trust and the Bermuda National Trust have lost their joint appeal against the Development Applications Board’s decision to allow the erection of gates at either end of the right of way to the Walsingham Reserve, the BNT said. Bermuda National Trust Executive Director Bill Zuill said, “The Walsingham Trust and the Bermuda National... Read more of this article

BNT Exhibition To Highlight Historic Paintings

BNT Exhibition To Highlight Historic Paintings

This Thursday, the Bermuda National Trust is launching a free exhibition at Waterville highlighting water colours painted by Edward James between 1861-1877. James is considered to be one of the finest artists in Bermuda during the period of the US Civil War, and many of his works contain enlightening details of the American blockade at the East End... Read more of this article

Public Urged To Stop Piling Rocks At Spittal Pond

Public Urged To Stop Piling Rocks At Spittal Pond

The Bermuda Audubon Society and the Bermuda National Trust have “condemned the recent practice of prising rocks from the natural formations and piling them into rock-life formations.” “The practice, which has occurred on several occasions in Spittal Pond, is disturbing some of the few remaining habitats for the Bermuda Skink, which... Read more of this article

Christmas Walkabout To Take Place On Friday

Christmas Walkabout To Take Place On Friday

The charming old town of St. George’s will once again turn on the magic at the annual Christmas Walkabout hosted by the Bermuda National Trust this coming Friday, December 2nd. Now in its 38th year, the Walkabout has grown exponentially in size and popularity in this past decade, and the BNT said it is the most profitable day of the year for St.... Read more of this article

New Book Explores History Of Pembroke Parish

New Book Explores History Of Pembroke Parish

Pembroke, the latest in the Bermuda National Trust’s series of books on Bermuda’s architectural heritage, is now on the market. Written by leading Bermudian historian Dr Clarence Maxwell, the volume explores the history of the parish from Bermuda’s early days and covers many of Pembroke’s buildings, ranging from Government House to houses on... Read more of this article