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BNT Welcome Pledge On Single-Use Plastics

BNT Welcome Pledge On Single-Use Plastics

The Bermuda National Trust said they welcome the announcement in the Throne Speech that Government intends to eliminate single use plastics in Bermuda by 2022, adding that the impact of plastics on the oceans is well documented. The relevant portion of the Throne Speech said, “The horrific impact of plastic on the environment is a global issue. In... Read more of this article

BNT On Unearthing Of Human Remains

BNT On Unearthing Of Human Remains

The Bermuda National Trust [BNT] has expressed concerns about the unearthing of human remains during an excavation on Tuesday [Oct 30], saying that “this incident demonstrates why it is necessary and in everyone’s interest to follow planning regulations and rules.” A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda National Trust repeats its... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Bermuda National Trust FarmFest

Photos/Video: Bermuda National Trust FarmFest

[Updated with photos] The Bermuda National Trust [BNT] held their “FarmFest” event today [Oct 27] at Devondale in Devonshire, with the event offering entertainment and activities including refreshments, game stalls, arts and crafts and more. Bermuda National Trust President Alana Anderson previously said, “We’ll be hosting game stalls, a haunted... Read more of this article

BNT FarmFest To Take Place This Saturday

BNT FarmFest To Take Place This Saturday

The Bermuda National Trust [BNT] will be hosting their FarmFest event on Saturday [Oct 27] from 10.00am to 4.00pm at Devondale in Devonshire. Attendees can park at Lagoon Drive opposite the Botanical Gardens on South Road and will be shuttled every ten to 15 minutes by minibus to Devondale. Bermuda National Trust President Alana Anderson said, “We’ll... Read more of this article

Argo Donates $20,000 For BNT Education

Argo Donates $20,000 For BNT Education

The Argo Foundation recently donated $20,000 to the Bermuda National Trust for its Education Programme, which annually connects more than 3,000 students with Bermuda’s environment and heritage. Elspeth Gray of The Argo Foundation said, “Through this donation we will help the Trust to continue delivering its Education Programme that has such... Read more of this article

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