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Photos, Video & 360: Egg Spectacular Event

Photos, Video & 360: Egg Spectacular Event

The Egg Spectacular Spring Event & Market was held today [April 24] at the Queen Elizabeth Park in the City of Hamilton, with activities at the Kreative Innovations event including a play zone, photos with the Easter Bunny, an egg hunt, entertainment, special guests, local vendors and more.Related StoriesPhotos & Videos:... Read more of this article

BPS: ‘No Major Incidents At Events’ Over Holiday

BPS: ‘No Major Incidents At Events’ Over Holiday

Commissioner of Police Darrin Simons thanked the public as there were “no major incidents reported” at any of the events held over the Easter holiday, and he also thanked the “various Community Clubs and Sports Clubs, which organised these very well attended social gatherings and worked with us.”Commissioner Simons said, “In... Read more of this article

Easter Message From Opposition Leader

Easter Message From Opposition Leader

[Easter message from Opposition Leader Cole Simons] After many months of lockdowns, restrictions and the challenges associated with the pandemic, the celebration of Easter in 2022 is a welcome relief and a stark reminder that if there was ever a time to be hopeful, it is now. While for many the holiday is synonymous with family gatherings, fish cakes,... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Easter Lilies At Local Farm

Photos & Video: Easter Lilies At Local Farm

Once a major export for the island, local farmers still grow Easter Lilies with some beautiful fields to be seen every year as the Easter holiday approaches, with the flowers sold locally, and a bouquet is sent every year to the Queen. While the island no longer exports the flowers in bulk, it was once said Bermuda was known as “The Easter Isle”... Read more of this article

Photos, Video & 360: City’s Drive-In Movie Event

Photos, Video & 360: City’s Drive-In Movie Event

The City of Hamilton is hosting another one of their ‘Fresh Air Films’ events this evening [April 16] in the City Hall car park, with the first showing featuring Encanto at 6:30pm, while the second movie of the night, Spider-Man: No Way Home, will start at 9.00pmThe event is designed as a fun event which also supports local business as... Read more of this article

Photos: Easter Egg Hunt At The Cabinet Office

Photos: Easter Egg Hunt At The Cabinet Office

[Updated with more photos] An Easter Egg Hunt was held on the Cabinet Office lawn, with young children enjoying face painting, a bouncy castle, games and a visit from the Easter Bunny. The Government media covered the event, and they posted the photos below online and said, “Earlier today, Premier David Burt and Mrs. Kristen Burt hosted an Easter... Read more of this article

Photos: 2022 Gilbert Lamb Good Friday Event

Photos: 2022 Gilbert Lamb Good Friday Event

St. David’s County Cricket Club hosted their annual Gilbert Lamb Day on Good Friday [April 15], with activities including the Grand Prix, games, running races and more. Good Friday celebrations took place at various locations across the island, and you can view all our photos and coverage of this year, and past years’ Good Friday celebrations... Read more of this article

Photos: Sandcastle Easter Celebrations

Photos: Sandcastle Easter Celebrations

The Bermuda Sandcastle Competition will be on Horseshoe Bay today [April 15] for Good Friday in order to build a sandcastle commemorating the Easter holiday. The Bermuda Sandcastle Competition posted photos of past builds online, saying, “Who else is looking forward to the holiday this weekend? I know I am! I will be on Horseshoe Bay on Good Friday... Read more of this article

Easter Lily Bouquets Presented To Seniors

Easter Lily Bouquets Presented To Seniors

As a gesture of goodwill in advance of the Easter holiday, the Minister of Social Development and Seniors Tinee Furbert, Premier Burt’s wife Kristin Burt and MP Ianthia Simmons-Wade presented a few of Bermuda’s nursing homes with Easter lily bouquets.A spokesperson said, “The bouquets were shared with Westmeath Residential & Nursing... Read more of this article

BSX Will Be Closed For Easter Holiday

BSX Will Be Closed For Easter Holiday

The Bermuda Stock Exchange [BSX] will be closed on Friday [April 15], in observance of the Good Friday Public Holiday. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Stock Exchange [BSX] advises that the Exchange will be closed on Friday, 15th, April 2022, in observance of the Good Friday Public Holiday. The BSX will re-open on Monday, 18th, April 2022.”Related... Read more of this article

City Trash Collection Over Easter Weekend

City Trash Collection Over Easter Weekend

The City of Hamilton is advising the public that there will be no trash collection within City limits on Good Friday [April 15] or Easter Sunday [April 17]. A spokesperson said, “City refuse will be collected on Saturday [bars and restaurants only] and resume as per normal on Monday, April 18. “The City reminds businesses and residents to store... Read more of this article

Wallpaper Wednesday: Bermudiana Easter Egg

Wallpaper Wednesday: Bermudiana Easter Egg

The latest design in Bernews’ weekly Wallpaper Wednesday series features an Easter egg theme incorporating the Bermudiana, the island’s national flower.The design is also available below as a Facebook profile cover image, and you can check back on Bernews every Wednesday for our latest free phone wallpaper and social media graphic download.To... Read more of this article

Bermuda Easter Lilies Being Sent To The Queen

Bermuda Easter Lilies Being Sent To The Queen

Governor Rena Lalgie participated in the annual picking of Easter Lilies for the Queen, with the flowers —  grown by Pacheco & Sons Farms — sent on today’s British Airways flight to London.A spokesperson said, “Her Excellency the Governor, Ms Rena Lalgie, participated in the annual picking of Easter Lilies for Her Majesty... Read more of this article