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2nd Annual Neil Burnie Foundation Fundraiser

2nd Annual Neil Burnie Foundation Fundraiser

The second annual Neil Burnie Foundation Fundraiser will be held on December 1 at the Mariner’s Club at 22 Richmond Road in Pembroke. Doors will open at 7.00pm, with the show beginning at 8.00pm, including performances by BONES, Triad, Chris Finsness, The Big Days, and Val Sherwood, along with food by Smokin’ Barrel Food Truck. Tickets are available... Read more of this article

BUEI To Screen Two Ocean Vet Episodes

BUEI To Screen Two Ocean Vet Episodes

The Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute [BUEI] and Gass Productions will present episodes seven and eight of “Ocean Vet” at the BUEI Talks series on Saturday, October 22. The screening of the episodes – titled “The Black Grouper” and “Night Sharks” and narrated by actor Michael Douglas – will begin at 7.30pm. The event poster... Read more of this article

Bermuda Folk Club To Present Neil Burnie Night

Bermuda Folk Club To Present Neil Burnie Night

The Bermuda Folk Club will hold a tribute to the late Dr. Neil Burnie, who is noted as “one of Bermuda’s most beloved musicians,” at Spanish Point Boat Club on Saturday, June 11. The show will feature live music from 8.00pm through 11.00pm, with tickets costing $10 for Folk Club members and $15 for non-members. A spokesperson said,... Read more of this article

BUEI Talks To Screen Episode 7 Of ‘Ocean Vet’

BUEI Talks To Screen Episode 7 Of ‘Ocean Vet’

The Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute [BUEI] and Gass Productions will present episode seven of the ongoing “Ocean Vet” series at an installment of the BUEI Talks series on May 23 and May 26. The screening of the episode – titled “The Black Grouper” and narrated by actor Michael Douglas – will be held at 7.30pm... Read more of this article

Michael Douglas: My Friend The Late Neil Burnie

Michael Douglas: My Friend The Late Neil Burnie

Actor Michael Douglas has highlighted his role with the Ocean Vet documentary series in a post on Facebook, adding photos of himself recording his narration while mentioning the late Dr. Neil Burnie and “Bermuda’s incredible marine life.” In the Facebook post, Douglas said, “I recently recorded the narration for an 11-part new... Read more of this article

BUEI Talks: “Ocean Vet, The Journey Continues”

BUEI Talks: “Ocean Vet, The Journey Continues”

The Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute’s BUEI Talks series will continue on Tuesday, October 20 with “Ocean Vet: The Journey Continues,” providing a presentation on and sneak peek of the Ocean Vet series, which features the late Dr. Neil Burnie. The event poster says, “Come out for a special presentation and sneak peek... Read more of this article

Dr. Burnie, Jeff Golub Star In Blues Recording

Dr. Burnie, Jeff Golub Star In Blues Recording

The late Dr. Neil Burnie is featured on a newly released blues song, appearing with his harmonica alongside The Gadflys and guitarist Jeff Golub, who died on New Year’s Day of progressive supranuclear palsy, a brain disorder, according to Rolling Stone magazine. Local entertainment veteran Tony Brannon said, “Jeff was in the Billy Squier... Read more of this article

Video: Dr. Neil Burnie Tribute Music Concert

Video: Dr. Neil Burnie Tribute Music Concert

A host of local entertainers took to the stage on Saturday evening [Nov 22] in order to honour the life of the late Dr. Neil Burnie, with the concert taking place at Pier 6 and proceeds from the event going to the Neil Burnie Foundation.The well-known veterinarian died following a marine accident on November 11, and was buried at sea last week Sunday.... Read more of this article

Photos: Dr. Neil Burnie Tribute Music Concert

Photos: Dr. Neil Burnie Tribute Music Concert

A tribute concert in memory of the late Dr. Neil Burnie was held at Pier 6 on Saturday evening [Nov 22], with a host of local entertainers taking the stage, with proceeds from the night going to the Neil Burnie Foundation.The well-known veterinarian died following a marine accident on November 11th, and was buried at sea last week Sunday. In addition... Read more of this article

Tribute Concert To Be Held For Dr Neil Burnie

Tribute Concert To Be Held For Dr Neil Burnie

The “Neil Burnie Bad Ass Tribute” concert will be hosted at Pier 6 on November 22, 2014 from 7.30pm, with live music starting at 8.00pm. The well-known veterinarian died following a marine accident on November 11th, and was buried at sea this past Sunday. In addition to his work with animals and ocean advocacy, Dr. Burnie was also involved... Read more of this article

Photos: ‘Ocean Vet’ Dr. Burnie Laid To Rest

Photos: ‘Ocean Vet’ Dr. Burnie Laid To Rest

An entire flotilla of boats departed Albuoy’s Point on Sunday morning [Nov 16] as people from around the island made their way out onto the water in order to bid farewell to “Ocean Vet” Dr. Neil Burnie, who was buried at sea. The well-known veterinarian died following a marine accident on November 11, after getting into difficulty... Read more of this article

Video: Boats Head Out To Say A Final Farewell

Video: Boats Head Out To Say A Final Farewell

[Updated with video] A large fleet of boats left Albouys Point this morning [Nov 16] as the island prepares to say their final farewell to Dr. Neil Burnie, who will be buried at sea following a service at Western Blue Cut. The well known veterinarian died following a marine accident on November 11th, after getting into difficulty while free diving to... Read more of this article

Dr Neil Burnie To Be Buried At Sea On Sunday

Dr Neil Burnie To Be Buried At Sea On Sunday

Dr. Neil Burnie will be buried at sea this coming Sunday [Nov 16], with boats set to leave Albuoys Point at about 10.00am, and anyone wanting to join in with their own boat is welcome to attend. The beloved veterinarian and ocean advocate died following a marine accident on November 11th, getting into difficulty while free diving off the waters of Horseshoe... Read more of this article