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Motorcycle Fire Extinguished In Hamilton Parish

Motorcycle Fire Extinguished In Hamilton Parish

[Updated] Emergency services responded to a motorcycle fire this afternoon [April 19], located on North Shore Road in the Shelly Bay, Hamilton Parish area near the junction with Radnor Road. Traffic flow through the area was restricted as officials dealt with the blaze. Further details are limited at this time, however we will update as able.Update... Read more of this article

Fire In Vessel Engine Room Safely Extinguished

Fire In Vessel Engine Room Safely Extinguished

A fire in the engine room of a Tug/Barge was extinguished and the vessel was able to safely make its way to St. George’s Harbour. A Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre spokesperson said, “Wednesday 10th April, 5:38 pm. Bermuda Radio received a telephone call from Crisson’s company reporting that their Tug / Barge had a fire in the engine room,... Read more of this article

Hamilton Waterfront Structure Fire Extinguished

Hamilton Waterfront Structure Fire Extinguished

[Updated] Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service personnel attended a fire this afternoon [April 2] located at the structure that houses the new Visitor Services Centre on the Hamilton waterfront. Fire fighters wearing breathing apparatus were seen heading into the structure. Further details are limited at this time, however we will update as able. The two-level... Read more of this article

Video: Car Blaze On Harbour Road Extinguished

Video: Car Blaze On Harbour Road Extinguished

[Updated with video] Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service personnel responded to a car fire on Harbour Road in Warwick this evening [Feb 27] where firefighters wearing breathing apparatus extinguished the blaze.BFRS Staff Officer Sergeant Allan Wilkinson said, “Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service received a call via 911 reporting a car fire just east of... Read more of this article

BFRS Respond To Residential Fire In Warwick

BFRS Respond To Residential Fire In Warwick

Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service [BFRS] personnel responded to a reported fire in Warwick this afternoon [Feb 25]. BFRS Staff Officer Sergeant Allan Wilkinson said, “Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service received a call via 911 at 3:30pm reporting a structural fire at #18 Crown Lane in Warwick. Upon arrival firefighters noticed heavy smoke coming from apartment... Read more of this article

BFRS Extinguish Structural Fire In Somerset

BFRS Extinguish Structural Fire In Somerset

The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service [BFRS] responded to a fire at an Acacia Lane, Somerset residence early this morning [Feb 22] and extinguished a laundry room blaze that resulted in the home receiving smoke damage throughout. BFRS Staff Officer Sergeant Allan Wilkinson said, “The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service received a call via 911 at 3:13am... Read more of this article

BFRS Firefighter Wellness Volleyball Tournament

BFRS Firefighter Wellness Volleyball Tournament

The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service [BFRS] hosted it’s 2nd Annual Firefighter Wellness Volleyball Tournament recently at the Hamilton Fire Station. The tournament was created as a way to relieve some of the stress and anxiety that comes with the job. Public Safety Education Officer Gavin Carter said, “The responsibilities of a firefighter are extremely... Read more of this article

Small Fire Extinguished At Devonshire Property

Small Fire Extinguished At Devonshire Property

Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service [BFRS] personnel responded to a report of a fire inside of a container in Devonshire this afternoon [Feb 8]. Upon arrival firefighters quickly extinguished the blaze. BFRS Staff Officer Sergeant Allan Wilkinson said, “Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service received a call via 911 at 2:47 pm reporting a fire inside of a container... Read more of this article

Photos & Videos: BHS Students Visit Fire Station

Photos & Videos: BHS Students Visit Fire Station

[Updated with photos] Students from Bermuda High School [BHS] visited Hamilton Fire Station today [Jan 31] where they learned about fire fighting, CPR and even had the opportunity to get some real life training from the experts, as they used a fire extinguisher to put out a fire. Gavin Carter, Fire and Life Safety Educator, said: “Today the Bermuda... Read more of this article

Video: BFRS Firefighter Of Year Ceremony

Video: BFRS Firefighter Of Year Ceremony

The Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service [BFRS] held a special event on Friday [Jan 25] to honor the Firefighter of the Year in memory of William Eugene Glasford, an ex Firefighter who passed away in 1997. The award was created by his family [wife - Delores Glasford, daughter - Dionne Glasford and son - William "Billy" Glasford, who is also a Firefighter]... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: BFRS At Elliot Career Day

Photos & Video: BFRS At Elliot Career Day

Elliot Primary School held their Career Fair yesterday [Jan 24] with representatives from many different career choices including businesses, services and Government departments available to share information with the students.The Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service [BFRS] also joined many others at the event and did a controlled fire fighting display,... Read more of this article

Public Park Guidelines On Dogs, Horses, Bonfires

Public Park Guidelines On Dogs, Horses, Bonfires

The Department of Parks has issued their annual advisory and the guidelines for dogs and horses in Bermuda’s National Parks and regarding bonfire permits. A spokesperson said, “As a reminder, Bermuda’s National Parks comprise of all public parks and public beaches. “And in accordance with the Bermuda National Parks Act 1986, 2009 &... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of 74-Year-Old Cheryl Eve

Police Confirm Death Of 74-Year-Old Cheryl Eve

The Bermuda Police Service have confirmed the death of 74-year-old Cheryl Eve following a fire in her Smiths parish apartment. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 74 year old Mrs. Cheryl Eve and extends sincere condolences to her family and friends. “Mrs. Eve was found in an unresponsive state... Read more of this article