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Butler Praises Festival For Inviting Youth Bands

Butler Praises Festival For Inviting Youth Bands

Local author Dale Butler has welcomed the decision of the Bermuda Festival to include the best of the Island’s youth bands in the 2018 Festival program. Mr Butler, who will be one of the three judges in the competition to choose two bands to perform in the Festival, said that the decision had fulfilled a long time dream. “I have been longing for... Read more of this article

Dale Butler Releases Bermuda Nicknames Book

Dale Butler Releases Bermuda Nicknames Book

An accomplished author of many books, Dale Butler has released a new title by the name of “The Book of Bermuda Nicknames,” available just in time for the holidays. Besides being a former Parliamentarian and educator, Mr. Butler has penned many books on a variety of topics and is also well known for his fishcakes. Speaking to Bernews on the... Read more of this article

Dale Butler To Host Two Economic Forums

Dale Butler To Host Two Economic Forums

Parliamentarian Dale Butler will be hosting two public forums over the next week on the island’s worsening economic situation and mounting Bermudian unemployment. The Progressive Labour Party MP, who represents a Warwick constituency, said feedback he’s received on the campaign trail leaves him in no doubt his constituents’ chief concerns... Read more of this article

Dale Butler’s Reaction To Delegates Vote

Dale Butler’s Reaction To Delegates Vote

MP and former PLP Leadership candidate Dale Butler has responded to last night’s decision saying “The delegates decision is final and I respect it.”  The energetic ex-educator continued on to say that “There was a whole list of things they did not touch on but what ruffled them indicated the BIG Conversation was a failure:... Read more of this article

Blog: PLP Race [Paula Cox/Derrick Burgess Win]

Blog: PLP Race [Paula Cox/Derrick Burgess Win]

As many locals are aware tonight [Oct 28] a new PLP Leader, and therefore, Premier will be selected. Deputy Premier Paula Cox, and backbenchers Dale Butler and Terry Lister are all running for the position. For background information on how the PLP delegate selections works see here, for Dale Butler’s campaign launch see here, for Paula Cox’s... Read more of this article

Full Speech: Dale Butler Campaign Launch

Full Speech: Dale Butler Campaign Launch

Good afternoon and welcome to my official Press Conference announcing my bid to become the Party Leader of the PLP and Premier of Bermuda. I would like to thank PLP members, my family, friends and supporters for being here for this public announcement. Thank you for coming to this historic occasion held right here within the foundation of the P.L.P.... Read more of this article

Butler: Theme & Talk of Regeneration To Come

Butler: Theme & Talk of Regeneration To Come

As we announced this morning, the race for Premier now has three entrants, as former educator and former Minister of Culture and Social Rehabilitation Dale Butler announced today he will throw his hat in. He will have two official launches of his campaign at 12.30 Tuesday, August 24th and 6.30 p.m. Wednesday, August 25th. On the 24th he will release... Read more of this article

Fishcake Tips from Dale Butler

Fishcake Tips from Dale Butler

Dale Butler is known for many things; being a parliamentarian, educator, author, and of course…his fishcakes. A long standing Bermudian tradition, fishcakes are traditionally served on Good Friday along with hot cross buns. Since today is Good Friday, we attempted to glean Mr. Butler’s recipe from him. Despite begging, bribing and threatening,... Read more of this article

Budget: Strong Words from the PLP’s Dale Butler

Budget: Strong Words from the PLP’s Dale Butler

PLP Member of Parliament the Hon. Dale Butler is in the House of Assembly speaking about the 2010/11 budget…the budget of his own party. The budget was presented on February 26 by the Hon. Paula Cox, the Minister of Finance and Deputy Premier. As the total estimated expenditure for 2010/11 is $1,202.2 million, while the total estimated revenue... Read more of this article