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Girlguiding International Camp August 19-23

Girlguiding International Camp August 19-23

Girlguiding Bermuda will be hosting an international camp dubbed “Branches Break Out Bermuda” on Paget Island from August 19 to August 23. A spokesperson said, “Girls and leaders from our branches – UK Overseas Territories: Gibraltar, St. Helena, Cayman, Falklands, Scotland, North East England and Bermuda – will be celebrating... Read more of this article

Footy Promotions Hosting Samba Futsal Clinic

Footy Promotions Hosting Samba Futsal Clinic

Footy Promotions announced that they will be hosting the Samba Futsal Clinic Challenge from Thursday [Aug 8] to Sunday [Aug 11]. A spokesperson said, “This clinic will be under the direction of Brazilian Native, Denison Cabral, the President and Director of coaching at the Denison Cabral Futsal Academy [DCFA]. “The Samba Futsal Clinic Challenge... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Commuters’ Cup Match Cheers

Photos & Video: Commuters’ Cup Match Cheers

Waving flags and Cup Match cheers greeted motorists in the east end this morning [July 31] when children and staff from the St George’s Community Centre and Camp Paw Paw gathered to get everyone in the holiday spirit.Dressed in light blue and dark blue and waving flags, members of the St George’s Community Centre gathered at the round-a-bout leading... Read more of this article

CMCs 3rd Annual Inter-Camp Sports Day

CMCs 3rd Annual Inter-Camp Sports Day

Campers from CMC, Adventurers Camp, and Girls Wanna Have Fun Camp competed in jump rope, egg & spoon, sack bag, relay, and sprint races during the 3rd annual Inter-Camp Sports Day at Northlands Primary School field. A spokesperson said, “Creative Minds Camp [CMC] hosted its 3rd Annual Inter-Camp Sports Day on Monday, July 29 at Northlands... Read more of this article

Column: Response To Child Safeguarding Bill

Column: Response To Child Safeguarding Bill

[Opinion column written by Kelly Hunt, the Executive Director of the Coalition for the Protection of Children] This is a vital leap forward for Child Rights and child protection in Bermuda. Firstly, we want to commend the government for making these historical, and necessary changes for child safeguarding. This Bill demonstrates that the welfare of... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: 23rd Annual Mini Cup Match

Photos & Video: 23rd Annual Mini Cup Match

[Updated with photos] The Department of Youth, Sport and Recreation is holding their 23rd annual Mini Cup Match today [July 25], and we will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below. Update: The live broadcast has concluded and the 16-minute replay is belowUpdate 4.21pm: A spokesperson said, “Today, Department... Read more of this article

Human Rights Commission Welcomes Ruling

Human Rights Commission Welcomes Ruling

The Human Rights Commission said they welcome the ruling by the Court of Appeal that “children involved in legal proceedings have been denied a right of access to the Courts through the Government of Bermuda’s failure to provide funding for their legal representation” An HRC spokesperson said, “On the 21st of June 2019, the Court... Read more of this article

Vasco Partners With Somersfield Academy

Vasco Partners With Somersfield Academy

Vasco da Gama Club has announced a partnership with Somersfield Academy. Starting in September 2019, the School’s field will be the Club’s training and home pitch for its Youth Football Programme. “The Club continues to press ahead with its commitment to local football by investing in its youth. Groups training under the Vasco banner will... Read more of this article

First Devonshire Brownies Registration Open

First Devonshire Brownies Registration Open

The First Devonshire Brownie Pack is inviting girls from 7 to 9-years-old to sign up for Brownies. A spokesperson said, “The meetings will be on Tuesdays at St. Patricks Church from 4.30pm to 5.45pm, starting on September 10. U.K. guider Nia Thomas and local educator Ralda Jones will assist Brown Owl this year. “Contact Brown Owl Cathy... Read more of this article

Dame Jennifer Smith Future Leaders Ceremony

Dame Jennifer Smith Future Leaders Ceremony

Tuesday, June 18, 2019, marked the 13th installment of the Dame Jennifer Smith, Future Leaders Award ceremony. The function was held at the East End Primary School. Present was Minister of Works, Lt. Col. David Burch, MPs Renee Ming, Kim Swan and Tinee Furbert and former Premier Dame Jennifer Smith. Eight students from the area schools were honoured... Read more of this article

58 Honoured At Denton Hurdle Memorial Awards

58 Honoured At Denton Hurdle Memorial Awards

Fifty eight student athletes were honoured tonight [June 21] at the 34th annual Denton Hurdle Memorial Awards at Warwick Academy. These awards, honoring the late Denton Hurdle, are used to highlight, recognize and reward the finest primary, middle and senior school student-athletes. Denton Hurdle was a keen sportsman who attended Warwick Academy, Bermuda... Read more of this article

‘School’s Out Fair’ To Be Held On June 29th

‘School’s Out Fair’ To Be Held On June 29th

YouthVision Promotions in partnership with Strykz Bowling Lounge will be hosting a School’s Out Fair on Saturday, June 29 from 12.00pm to 7.00pm at the Strykz Bowling Lounge. The event poster says, “Come out for a fun day filled with food, fun castles, games, music, live entertainment, plus more.” Related StoriesSuperheroes &... Read more of this article

LSM & CPC Sponsor West Pembroke Breakfast

LSM & CPC Sponsor West Pembroke Breakfast

Liberty Specialty Markets [LSM] Bermuda, in partnership with the Coalition for Protection of Children [CPC], recently sponsored a hot breakfast at West Pembroke Primary School, with seven LSM volunteers attending the school to serve hot breakfast to the students during the end of year exams on June 11.Steve Horton, President of LSM Bermuda, said,... Read more of this article