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Leveraging Island’s Cultural Tourism Potential

Leveraging Island’s Cultural Tourism Potential

The Bermuda National Trust will welcome about 100 delegates from around the world later this month for the International Conference of National Trusts, an event helping to shine fresh light on the island’s cultural assets and how they can be used to stimulate new, revenue-generating opportunities in tourism. The Bermuda Tourism Authority said they... Read more of this article

BNT Express Concern Over Plan Zoning Maps

BNT Express Concern Over Plan Zoning Maps

The Bermuda National Trust requested that the public window for input be extended or postponed [beyond March 15] until what they said were “significant errors in the new draft Bermuda Plan 2018 zoning maps are substantially corrected.” “We do not have the wherewithal to inspect the entire island for errors, but given the frequency... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Jumble Sale & Auction Preview

Photos & Video: Jumble Sale & Auction Preview

[Updated with photos] The Bermuda National Trust [BNT] is holding a Jumble Sale & Auction preview this morning [Feb 28] at Botanical Gardens. We will have a photo gallery and additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below. The auction will be held on Saturday March 2nd from 10:00am to 6:00pm at Botanical Gardens. The Jumble... Read more of this article

New Stamp Features BNT Historic Homes

New Stamp Features BNT Historic Homes

The Bermuda Post Office [BPO] has issued a new commemorative stamp series featuring the Bermuda National Trust’s Historic Homes, which can be purchased from the Philatelic Bureau located at Perot Post Office.A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda National Trust [The Trust] evolved out of the Bermuda Historical Monuments Trust, an organisation made... Read more of this article

Chief Justice Quashes Minister’s ATV Decision

Chief Justice Quashes Minister’s ATV Decision

[Updated] The decision to allow proposed All Terrain Vehicle [ATV] tours in the West End has been quashed in the Supreme Court today [Feb 21]. In his judgement, Chief Justice of the Supreme Court Narinder Hargun said, “I have held that in granting the approval for this ATVs proposal, the Minister assumed that planning permission was not required.... Read more of this article

Over 100 Guests From 37 Nations Expected

Over 100 Guests From 37 Nations Expected

Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation Queen Quet, Princess Dana Firas of Jordan, Dame Fiona Reynolds and John Orna-Ornstein are among the speakers for an international conference taking place in Bermuda next month, which will also will feature Bermudians among its speakers and panelists. The Island was chosen as the conference venue for the International... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: National Trust Plant & Bake Sale

Photos/Video: National Trust Plant & Bake Sale

The Bermuda National Trust [BNT] hosted their Annual Plant and Bake Sale today [Feb 16] at Waterville in Paget, with an array of vegetables, plants, baked goods and more on offer. The 9-minute live video replay is below:The organisation, which has a mission to “protect and promote Bermuda’s unique natural and cultural heritage,” is also... Read more of this article

National Trust To Host Auction & Jumble Sale

National Trust To Host Auction & Jumble Sale

The Bermuda National Trust [BNT] will be hosting its Annual Auction on Saturday March 2nd from 10:00am to 6:00pm at Botanical Gardens. Leading up to the auction, the Trust will hold a Jumble Sale & Auction Preview on Thursday February 28th, 8:30am – 6:30pm and Friday March 1st, 8:30am – 2:00pm. The BNT website said, “One of the Trust’s... Read more of this article

BNT Nature Walk Postponed Due To Weather

BNT Nature Walk Postponed Due To Weather

The Bermuda National Trust [BNT] Children’s Nature Walk at Spittal Pond which was scheduled for this morning [Feb 14] has been postponed due to the inclement weather. A spokesperson said, “The Children’s Nature Walk at Spittal Pond which was scheduled for this morning has been postponed due to the inclement weather. A new date in the spring will... Read more of this article

BNT Annual Plant & Bake Sale On February 16

BNT Annual Plant & Bake Sale On February 16

The Bermuda National Trust [BNT] is getting set to host their Annual Plant and Bake Sale on Saturday, February 16 from 8.30am to 12.00pm at Waterville, 2 Pomander Rd in Paget.BNT website said, “Don’t miss the best Plant and Bake Sale of the year at Waterville on Saturday, February 16th 8:30am-noon. If you have some plants to donate or would... Read more of this article

Photos: Airport Group Join To Clean Paget Marsh

Photos: Airport Group Join To Clean Paget Marsh

Employees of Aecon and their sub-contractors took time out from building the new airport to lend a hand to Keep Bermuda Beautiful [KBB] and Bermuda National Trust [BNT], completing two work sessions held on December 5 and 12. A spokesperson said, “Over the course of those two days, 32 employees from Aecon Airport Constructors Ltd., Aecon Water,... Read more of this article

Bermuda To Host Conservation Conference

Bermuda To Host Conservation Conference

A successful bid by the Bermuda National Trust has resulted in Bermuda being chosen as the venue for a major conservation conference next year. The International Conference of National Trusts 2019 is expected to include 150 representatives of conservation organisations from around the world. It is the group’s 18th conference and was last staged in... Read more of this article

BNT Christmas Walkabout Set For This Friday

BNT Christmas Walkabout Set For This Friday

St. George’s is gearing up to host thousands of people on the town on Friday evening [December 7] for the annual Bermuda National Trust‘s popular Christmas Walkabout. Now in its 40th year, the Walkabout continues to grow in popularity. For the third year, the National Trust has organized a ferry which will bring participants from Albouys Point... Read more of this article