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Post Office Sponsors Community Initiative

Post Office Sponsors Community Initiative

The Acting Post Master General Susan Moore-Williams has pledged the Bermuda Post Office’s support for the Gina Spence Productions Annual Christmas Community Festival, to be held on Saturday, December 14 at the Rubber Tree which is in the same location as the Warwick Post Office. “The BPO is happy to be one of the lead sponsors of this event,”... Read more of this article

Photos, Video & Results: Caribbean Grand Prix

Photos, Video & Results: Caribbean Grand Prix

The Caribbean Grand Prix Pro fitness show, with the IFFB Pro qualifier was held in the Ruth Seaton James Auditorium on Saturday [Dec 7] at CedarBridge Academy. There was a Fitness Expo held throughout the day, with prejudging starting in the morning and the main event competition getting underway at 5.00pm. Our first set of photos from the event can... Read more of this article

Jamie Madison Donates To Family Centre

Jamie Madison Donates To Family Centre

Local designer, Jamie Madison Collection, is beginning the holiday season giving back to children by way of The Family Centre, with the brand donating 20 jackets to families with children between the ages of 3 and 11. Entrepreneur Jaime Ramsay said, “This is the season for giving and we have partnered with the Family Centre to give back to our community.... Read more of this article

Grundy Youth Photography Competition Finalists

Grundy Youth Photography Competition Finalists

During a gathering of over 130 students, teachers, and family members, the National Museum of Bermuda [NMB] revealed the 18 finalists of the Dr. Reg Grundy Annual Youth Photography Competition: Show Us Your Bermuda. The occasion was marked with a prize giving ceremony and exhibit opening at Commissioner’s House.In memory of Dr. Reg Grundy, whose... Read more of this article

Butterfield Bank Sponsors AXA End-To-End

Butterfield Bank Sponsors AXA End-To-End

The AXA End-to-End has a new sponsor, as Butterfield, Bermuda’s oldest bank, has confirmed its commitment as a Platinum Sponsor of the annual event. Michael Neff, Butterfield’s Managing Director, Bermuda said: “We are proud to work with the End-to-End Charitable Trust and our fellow sponsors to support this eminent fundraising event. Butterfield... Read more of this article

New Book: Tiny The Tree Frog Goes Green

New Book: Tiny The Tree Frog Goes Green

Tiny Goes Green – a “fun book with a serious message for kids” written by Elizabeth Mulderig – is aiming to draw attention to the growing problem of plastic waste in Bermuda and abroad. “My good friend Debbie Jackson helped me edit this book. She is very involved in ecology and I could not have written the story without her... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Home-Grown Alternatives Show

Photos & Video: Home-Grown Alternatives Show

The Home-Grown Alternatives Show was held on Saturday [Dec 7] at the St. Paul’s Christian Centre on Middle Road in Paget, with vendors offering a shopping experience designed to showcase Bermuda-made arts and crafts. Live video replay below:In 1995 Christine Wellman and Mary Tatem decided to hold a pre-Christmas craft fair, and over the years... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: $240,000 School Donations

Photos & Video: $240,000 School Donations

[Updated with photos] This year, students put in more than 1,400 hours of hard work to help local charities, from supporting a local foodbank, to digging up invasive species for local conservation and enrichment of a local Nursing care home. Thanks to PartnerRe’s Dollars for Hours program – now in its fourteenth year – the students from eight... Read more of this article

SPCA Gets Christmas Gift From Third Point Re

SPCA Gets Christmas Gift From Third Point Re

Christmas came early for animal welfare charity SPCA [Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals] following a recent ‘lunch and learn’ session at Third Point Reinsurance. Staff at the Hamilton-based specialty property and casualty reinsurer surprised SPCA Executive Director Kate Terceira and Board member Louisa Knight with a wheelbarrow full... Read more of this article

Lindo’s Donate $500,000 To Friends Of Hospice

Lindo’s Donate $500,000 To Friends Of Hospice

Friends of Hospice, the charity supporting Agape House, Bermuda’s only hospice, today announced that Lindo’s Group of Companies presented them with a significant donation of $500,000 to help spearhead their capital campaign to build a new hospice. The donation was first announced in a private event where Lindo’s President Giorgio Zanol challenged... Read more of this article

Photos/Video/Results: Equestrian Home Show

Photos/Video/Results: Equestrian Home Show

[Updated with photos] The Bermuda Equestrian Federation’s Welcome Home Show took place at the National Equestrian Center on Vesey Street with Phillip Correia and his team of Courtney Sims, Stephanie Kemp and Mackenzie James winning with a score of 400.14 points. Patrick Nisbett and his team of Tyler James, Vicki Steele and Jaeda Smith finished second... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Dockyard Christmas Tree Lighting

Photos/Video: Dockyard Christmas Tree Lighting

The West End Development Corporation hosted a variety of Christmas Events in Dockyard today [Dec 8] culminating in the lighting of the Christmas tree on the North Lawn this evening. The 8-minute live video replay is below:Entertainment throughout the evening was scheduled to include performances by Northlands Choir, Bermuda Institute Choir, Warwick... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Fairmont Christmas Tree Lighting

Photos/Video: Fairmont Christmas Tree Lighting

The Fairmont Southampton held their Tree Lighting Ceremony this evening [Dec 8] on their Great Sound Lawn with carol singing from the Heron Bay Primary School Choir. The 21-minute live video replay is below:The festive event saw the lighting of 10,000 lights on the 25 foot Christmas Tree, live entertainment with Olivia Hamilton and treats for the... Read more of this article