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Photos: Students First Day Back To School

Photos: Students First Day Back To School

Bermuda’s students returned to school this morning [Sept 10], with little ones enjoying their very first day at “big school”, and older students returning to their studies following the conclusion of summer break. Parents, guardians, students and teachers alike were beaming with excitement and nervousness as entered school this morning. Bernews... Read more of this article

Video: Caines & Five Star Back To School

Video: Caines & Five Star Back To School

[Updated with photos] The Caines Brothers in conjunction with Five Star Barbershop held their annual “Back to School Extravaganza” today [Sept 6] at the New Testament Church of God Heritage Worship Center on Dundonald Street, offering haircuts, hair braiding, free year membership to the Bermuda Aquarium Museum and Zoo, free dental screenings, a... Read more of this article

Photos, Video & Results: Labour Day Road Race

Photos, Video & Results: Labour Day Road Race

[Updated] The annual Labour Day road race taking place this morning [Sept 3] and you can tune in live below. We will also be live streaming the Labour Day Speeches later this morning, and have additional coverage of the races later on, and in the meantime the live video is below. Update: The live broadcast has concluded and the 13-minute replay is belowUpdate... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: City Back To School Event

Photos & Video: City Back To School Event

[Updated with photos] The City of Hamilton held a free Back to School event at the City Hall grounds this afternoon [Sept 1] in order to celebrate the start of the new school year, with a variety of fun activities and giveaways, as well as musical entertainment, refreshments, games and more. We will post a photo gallery later on, and in the meantime... Read more of this article

City Of Hamilton To Host Back To School Event

City Of Hamilton To Host Back To School Event

The City of Hamilton will host a Back to School event at City Hall this Saturday, September 1st from 1pm – 6pm. The event will offer up free school supplies, frees haircuts and hairdos and there will be entertainment and games to enjoy with prizes and gift vouchers from local retailers to be won. Glenn Jones will host the event with the Simons Brothers,... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Annual Mini Cup Match

Photos & Video: Annual Mini Cup Match

The Department of Youth and Sports held their Annual Mini Cup Match today [July 26] at National Sports Centre North Field. The 21-minute live video replay is below:St. George’s batted first and after their allotted 25 overs, the game broke for lunch before Somerset batters would take to the pitch. Further details are limited at this time, however... Read more of this article

Superheroes & Tutus Storybook Parade

Superheroes & Tutus Storybook Parade

The Bermuda Youth Library will be having It’s Superheroes & Tutus II Storybook Parade on Saturday [June 23] from 10.00am to 12.00pm. A spokesperson said, “The Youth Library will be having it’s Superheroes & Tutus II Storybook Parade on Saturday, June 23 from 10 am – 12 noon. Children are invited to come dressed as their favorite storybook... Read more of this article

52 Athletes Honoured At Denton Hurdle Awards

52 Athletes Honoured At Denton Hurdle Awards

Fifty two student athletes were honoured tonight [June 15] at the 33rd 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

Father Of Year Essay Competition Winners

Father Of Year Essay Competition Winners

When asked to pen essays on their fathers in celebration of this year’s Father’s Day, young Bermudian students were asked to write about why they thought their father was the best. Beginning in early May, P5 and P6 primary students in all Bermuda’s public schools participated in the first annual Minister of Education’s Father of the Year Essay... Read more of this article

BBBS “How Much Would You Pay?” Fundraiser

BBBS “How Much Would You Pay?” Fundraiser

In celebration of their 40th anniversary, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Bermuda will be presenting its fourth biennial “How much would you pay to see me…?” fundraiser on Wednesday, June 13th. A spokesperson said, “Local celebrities and community members have volunteered to raise funds for the charity by doing outrageous ‘dares’ live on... Read more of this article

Preschool Steps Back In Time For Heritage Day

Preschool Steps Back In Time For Heritage Day

Aerie’s Adventures Nursery & Preschool were recently invited to celebrate Heritage Day at Carter House by Venita Smith and Ronnie Chameau, with the young students getting a chance to ‘step back in time’ and learn how people lived centuries ago. A spokesperson said, “The children were dressed in 1800 period costumes and were taken... Read more of this article

Video: Jevon Williams Appointed CPC Chairman

Video: Jevon Williams Appointed CPC Chairman

Jevon Williams has been announced as the newly appointed Chairman of the Coalition for the Protection of Children [CPC] replacing Sheelagh Cooper. The Board of Directors includes Deputy Chair, Dwayne Caines, Treasurer, Judith Knight, Dr. Ryan Bates, Susannah Frith, Lyndsay Forrest, Mark Clark, Maleeka Robinson, Terry Griffiths and Tony McWilliam. Staff... Read more of this article

Photos: Word Parade At Gilbert Institute School

Photos: Word Parade At Gilbert Institute School

Gilbert Institute Primary School recently hosted a Word Parade, which aimed to “show off the wonderful culture and all things we love about Bermuda.” A spokesperson said, “Each of the students had to dress themselves as a word. The theme was ‘Our Bermuda Culture.’ It was wonderful to see the students come to life with their... Read more of this article