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BNT Present Environmental Awareness Awards

BNT Present Environmental Awareness Awards

The creators of the Bermuda Better Energy Plan this week walked away with the Bermuda National Trust’s top environmental awareness award, while others also winning awards included Titan Tours, Warwick Academy Natural History Club, Devonshire Pre School, East End Primary School and more. Alternative energy company BE Solar, British energy consultant... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: National Trust Palm Sunday Walk

Photos/Video: National Trust Palm Sunday Walk

Large crowds of people turned out at the west end of the island for the Bermuda National Trust Palm Sunday Walk this afternoon [April 14]. The approximate five mile walk started from Cross Island in Dockyard with participants following a route to places that the public does not regularly get to explore that included some points of cultural and natural... Read more of this article

Palm Sunday Walk To Be Held On April 14

Palm Sunday Walk To Be Held On April 14

This year’s Bermuda National Trust Palm Sunday Walk is expected to draw hundreds of residents and visitors to explore the West End on Sunday, April 14, 2019. The BNT said, “The walk will start from Cross Island in Dockyard at 2pm, no later than 3pm. The route is about 5 miles and should take two to two-and-a-half hours to complete. Parking will... Read more of this article

Children’s Spittal Pond Nature Walk Tomorrow

Children’s Spittal Pond Nature Walk Tomorrow

Hundreds of children are expected to head out into nature tomorrow [April 4] when the Bermuda National Trust’s annual children’s Nature Walk takes place at Spittal Pond. This firm favourite for many holiday camps and families takes place from 9.30am until noon, starts from the eastern end of Spittal Pond and is free thanks to the sponsorship of... Read more of this article

Children’s Spittal Pond Nature Walk On April 4

Children’s Spittal Pond Nature Walk On April 4

The Bermuda National Trust [BNT] will host the Annual Children’s Nature Walk at Spittal Pond on Thursday, April 4, from 9.30am to 12.00pm. The BNT website said, “The BNT Children’s Nature Walk takes place at Spittal Pond – one of Bermuda’s most spectacular open spaces covering 64-acres of wetlands along South Shore. It is Bermuda’s largest... Read more of this article

Video: BNV Panel At National Trusts Conference

Video: BNV Panel At National Trusts Conference

Queen Quet of the Gullah/Geechee Nation, Princess Dana Firas of Jordan, Alana Anderson, Dame Fiona Reynolds and Catherine Leonard took part in Bernews most recent News & Views panel, discussing diversity and inclusion in conservation. Dame Fiona Reynolds is the President of the International National Trusts Organisation, Catherine Leonard is the... Read more of this article

18th International Conference Of National Trusts

18th International Conference Of National Trusts

More than 100 delegates from over 32 countries gathered in St. George’s for the launch of the 18th International Conference of National Trusts and the fourth Caribbean Conference of National Trusts. . A spokesperson, “It’s the first time in 30 years that the ICNT has taken place in Bermuda. UNESCO World Heritage site St George’s was chosen... Read more of this article

Video: Conference Of National Trusts Opening

Video: Conference Of National Trusts Opening

[Updated with photos] The opening of the International Conference of National Trusts [ICNT] is being held this morning [March 27] in St George’s. According to the organisers, this major biennial conference [March 27-30] will bring an estimated 100 individuals to Bermuda, from conservation organisations in 37 countries in Africa, Asia Pacific,... Read more of this article

BUEI To Screen ‘Project Wild Thing’ On March 28

BUEI To Screen ‘Project Wild Thing’ On March 28

The Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute [BUEI] and Bermuda National Trust [BNT] will present a screening of “Project Wild Thing” on Thursday, March 28 at 7.30pm. The event poster says, “David Bond Is an award-winning director, producer and writer of documentary, commercial and short film projects, exploring social and political themes. David’s... Read more of this article

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