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Photos & Video: LGBTQI Pride Event In Hamilton

Photos & Video: LGBTQI Pride Event In Hamilton

An event to celebrate LGBTQI+ pride was held last night [Aug 28] on Front Street in Hamilton featuring a number of local entertainers and advocates including Mark ‘Queen of Bermuda’ Anderson, Da’Khari Love, Chrissy Dior, Linda Bogle Mienzer, Tyler-Ray Wilson and more. Related StoriesVideo: ‘Queen... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Queen Of Bermuda’ Greets Motorists

Video: ‘Queen Of Bermuda’ Greets Motorists

Morning commuters got some extra cheer this morning [Aug 27] when heading into Hamilton as Mark “Queen of Bermuda” Anderson – who was dressed to impress in a black and white outfit and pink wig – was greeting motorists at the round-a-bout heading onto East Broadway.Mr Anderson — a long standing advocate for LBGTQI+... Read more of this article

Bermuda Pride To Host Beach Day On Aug 28

Bermuda Pride To Host Beach Day On Aug 28

The organisers of Bermuda Pride announced that they will be hosting a Beach Day on Saturday, August 28th at Cooper’s Island from 2pm – 8pm. A spokesperson said, “The organisers of Bermuda Pride are pleased to announce that they have received permission to host a Beach Day on the 28th of August 2021 at Cooper’s Island from 2pm –... Read more of this article

OUTBermuda Launches Stakeholder Survey

OUTBermuda Launches Stakeholder Survey

OUTBermuda is asking its stakeholders to “submit feedback on how the charity and its board are doing and what they can do better” via a survey. A spokesperson said, “OUTBermuda is reflecting on another successful renewal of its Registered Charity status; the Registry General in Bermuda renewed the charity’s status through to 14... Read more of this article

Video: Pride A Deeper Love Panel Discussion

Video: Pride A Deeper Love Panel Discussion

The Bermuda Pride organisation is holding a “Pride. A Deeper Love” panel discussion this evening [June 30], a conversation about LGBTQ+ pride and allyship in Bermuda. The discussion will be hosted by Tawana Tannock and the panelists include:Michael Scott – Lawyer and former Cabinet Minister and former MP for Constituency 36 Sandys NorthElizabeth... Read more of this article

“Bermuda Pride Has Made Significant Strides”

“Bermuda Pride Has Made Significant Strides”

“Bermuda Pride has made significant strides in representing the rights of the LGBTQ+ community, and I acknowledge the leaders in this community for displaying their bold and unwavering commitment,” Minister of Social Development and Seniors Tinee Furbert said. In issuing a statement “recognising the celebrations of Bermuda Pride,... Read more of this article

Wallpaper Wednesday: Proud Bermudian LGBTQ

Wallpaper Wednesday: Proud Bermudian LGBTQ

The month of June is internationally recognized as Pride Month, and the latest design in Bernews’ weekly Wallpaper Wednesday series is another LGBTQ Pride theme incorporating rainbow stripes.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... Read more of this article

Organizers Wish Bermuda “Happy Pride Month”

Organizers Wish Bermuda “Happy Pride Month”

Local organizers in Bermuda are helping the public to celebrate Pride Month in Bermuda, saying “we will use this opportunity to reflect on the unwavering love we must have for ourselves and each other to thrive.” A spokesperson said, “Happy June, it’s Pride Month! June is Pride Month for LGBTQ+ members all over the world. It’s... Read more of this article

Bermudian To Lead Pride Event In London

Bermudian To Lead Pride Event In London

Christopher Joell-Deshields is serving as Executive Director of Pride in London, leading a team of six directors and over 200 volunteers to organise the parade, which is a major event that attracts tens of thousands of participants. The Bermudian — who noted that London is his second home as “Bermuda will always be my first” —... Read more of this article

Mark Anderson Featured In Pride Magazine

Mark Anderson Featured In Pride Magazine

Mark ‘Sybil Barrington‘ Anderson has been featured in the first issue of Forever With Pride magazine, which was released on June 1. In a three-page feature story, Mr. Anderson said, “I’ve always been, and always will be the Queen Of Bermuda, which only came to the forefront in May 2005. My crown represents the role of entertainment... Read more of this article

Wallpaper Wednesday: Bermuda LGBTQ Pride

Wallpaper Wednesday: Bermuda LGBTQ Pride

The month of June is internationally recognized as Pride Month, and the latest design in Bernews’ weekly Wallpaper Wednesday series is an LGBTQ Pride theme incorporating rainbow stripes and a Bermuda flag.The design below is also available here as both a Twitter header and Facebook profile cover image, and you can check back on Bernews every Wednesday... Read more of this article

Save The Date, “Pride: A Deeper Love” Events

Save The Date, “Pride: A Deeper Love” Events

The Bermuda Pride organisers will be holding events in celebration of Bermuda Pride 2021 on June 30th, August 28th, and August 29th. The Bermuda Pride organisers posted the graphic below on social media, saying: “Bermuda Pride was founded in 2019 with the aim of creating safe public space for celebrating Bermuda’s LGBTQI+ people. The inaugural... Read more of this article

New Candle Honours Linda Bogle-Mienzer

New Candle Honours Linda Bogle-Mienzer

Penny & Drum is releasing two new candle scents, including one named “Morning Beautiful People” to honour Bermudian advocate Linda Bogle-Mienzer, with the name inspired by her frequent use of the phrase during her popular social media videos. A spokesperson said, “Our company motto is ‘Be The Light.’ As we are starting a new... Read more of this article