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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

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 28] at Devondale in Devonshire, with a number of activities taking place including game stalls, arts and crafts, food stalls, tractor rides, 3-legged races, pony rides, a costume parade and much more. We will post a photo gallery later on, and in the meantime... Read more of this article

BNT Farmfest To Take Place This Saturday

BNT Farmfest To Take Place This Saturday

Children, the young at heart and anyone who enjoys being down on the farm are welcome to the Bermuda National Trust’s second ever Farmfest event on Saturday. The event – last held in October, 2015 – is being held at the Trust’s stunning 10-acre property of Devondale on South Road, Devonshire from 10am to 4pm. Bermuda National Trust President... Read more of this article

One Hour Video: History, Evolution Of Gombeys

One Hour Video: History, Evolution Of Gombeys

People had the opportunity to learn about the history and background of one of the island’s iconic traditions, as the Bermuda National Trust hosted an in-depth discussion on the origins and evolution of the Bermuda Gombey. Gary Phillips hosted the talk at Verdmont, with the event serving as part of this year’s Bermuda Gombey Festival,... Read more of this article

BNT To Host Talks: Gombeys & Bermuda Dance

BNT To Host Talks: Gombeys & Bermuda Dance

The Bermuda National Trust will be exploring one of Bermuda’s most important areas of cultural heritage over the next two weeks when it hosts two talks on dance in Bermuda. On Sunday, October 8th, as part of the Bermuda Gombey Festival, Gary Phillips will host an in-depth discussion at Verdmont on the origins and evolution of the Bermuda Gombey.Mr... Read more of this article

Smith’s Island Lecture On July 20 & 22

Smith’s Island Lecture On July 20 & 22

The Bermuda National Trust [BNT] and the St. George’s Foundation will present Smith’s Island Rebooted – Archaeological investigation on some of Bermuda’s oldest sites by Professor Michael Jarvis on Thursday [July 20] at 7.00pm at World Heritage Center, and Smith’s Island Archaeology Project Visit on Saturday [July 22] from 2.00pm to 5.00pm... Read more of this article

Bermuda National Trust Hands Out 23 Awards

Bermuda National Trust Hands Out 23 Awards

“The rescue and restoration of unique murals depicting life in Bermuda in the 1930s, the fight to control the spread of Lionfish and the donation of 300 pieces of 19th century Bermuda art were among the subjects of awards by the Bermuda National Trust last month. The BNT said. “The Trust’s annual awards ceremony at the Bermuda Underwater... Read more of this article

Alana Anderson Elected As President Of BNT

Alana Anderson Elected As President Of BNT

The Bermuda National Trust [BNT] recently held its annual General Meeting and Awards Ceremony at which time Alana Anderson was elected as President and Mark Orchard was elected to serve as Vice President. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda National Trust is pleased to announce that it has a new President. “Alana Anderson was elected President... Read more of this article

Award Presented To Ministry Of Public Works

Award Presented To Ministry Of Public Works

On Thursday, June 22, the Buildings Section of the Department of Public Lands & Buildings, Ministry of Public Works, attended the Bermuda National Trust’s annual general meeting and awards ceremony at the Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute, where they accepted a recognition certificate for the “sensitive restoration” of the... Read more of this article

19th Century Art Collection To Be Displayed

19th Century Art Collection To Be Displayed

The Bermuda National Trust has been gifted the Fay and Geoffrey Elliott Collection, a collection of more than 300 Bermuda 19th century paintings and photographs painstakingly collected by the Elliotts over a period of 30 years. To celebrate the gift and Bermuda’s nautical heritage, the Trust, in conjunction with Chubb, have partnered to show a selection... Read more of this article

BNT Earth Day Student Video Contest Winners

BNT Earth Day Student Video Contest Winners

The Bermuda National Trust, together with sponsor Marshall, Diel & Myers celebrated Earth Day 2017 with the Earth Day Student Video Competition mini film festival and prize-giving for Primary, Middle and Senior School students at BUEI last Friday, April 21. Prizes and awards were presented to the 75 students who submitted 24 videos with the first... Read more of this article

BNT To Clean Up Scaur Lodge Nature Reserve

BNT To Clean Up Scaur Lodge Nature Reserve

The Bermuda National Trust is heading west this weekend to clean up the Scaur Lodge Nature Reserve in Sandys. The clean-up, which takes places from 8.30am to 1pm on Saturday, is being spearheaded by BNT volunteer group ANTS [Another National Trust Service] and all are welcome.ANTS are being assisted by the expert tree surgeons from Horsfield Landscape... Read more of this article