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Videos: 2023 Good Friday & Easter Events

Videos: 2023 Good Friday & Easter Events

A number of events were held to mark Good Friday and Easter this year, including the Walk To Calvary Reenactment, the Kimwandae Walker Good Friday Fun Day, Good Friday At Warren Simmons Field, the Good Friday Triathlon, Good Friday At Horseshoe Beach, Kite flying at Astwood Park, the Gilbert Lamb Good Friday Fun Day, the Egg Spectacular event at... Read more of this article

Easter Holiday Weekend Police Activity

Easter Holiday Weekend Police Activity

The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] conducted “proactive patrols throughout the Easter holiday weekend.” A police spokesperson said, “From 5pm Thursday, 6th April until 5am Monday, 10th April 2023 there were 23 people arrested, consisting of: 11 for outstanding warrants; 8 on suspicion of impaired driving; 1 for intruding on the privacy... Read more of this article

Photos: PHC Good Friday Run/Walk & Fun Day

Photos: PHC Good Friday Run/Walk & Fun Day

The Pembroke Hamilton Club [PHC]  held its annual Good Friday Run/Walk and Community Fun Day. A spokesperson said, “The Pembroke Hamilton Club’s annual Good Friday Run/Walk and Community Fun Day were back this year with a theme of ‘Healthier Living.’ The day started off with the race from Lindo’s Family Foods to PHC field. “Shock... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Kite Flying At Elbow & Astwood

Photos/Video: Kite Flying At Elbow & Astwood

Locals celebrated Good Friday in a wide range of ways, with activities including traditional Bermuda kite flying. You can view all our photos and coverage of this year and past years’ Good Friday celebrations by clicking here, and watch over 100 Good Friday videos by clicking here. Related Stories Aerial... Read more of this article

Photos, Video & 360: Egg Spectacular Event

Photos, Video & 360: Egg Spectacular Event

The 2nd annual Egg Spectacular Market event was held this weekend at St. Patrick’s Church. The event featured photos with the Easter bunny, an Egg-Stravagant Egg Hunt, a spring vendor market, special guest storybook characters and kids & family entertainment. Related Stories Photos: St. George’s Cricket Club... Read more of this article

Photo Set II: Walk To Calvary Reenactment

Photo Set II: Walk To Calvary Reenactment

The St. George’s churches’ congregations commemorated Good Friday by organizing a reenactment of Jesus’ crucifixion. This reenactment, known as the Walk to Calvary, has been a longstanding tradition in St. George’s during the Easter season. You can view our second set of images below, the first set here and all Bernews coverage of... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Gilbert Lamb Good Friday Event

Photos & Video: Gilbert Lamb Good Friday Event

St. David’s County Cricket Club hosted their annual Gilbert Lamb Day on Good Friday [April 7], 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 & Video: Walk To Calvary Reenactment

Photos & Video: Walk To Calvary Reenactment

Congregations from the St. George’s churches marked the Good Friday holiday by staging their reenactment of Jesus’ crucifixion. The Walk to Calvary production has been staged during the Easter season for years, becoming something of a St. George’s tradition. Good Friday celebrations are took place at various locations across the island, all... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Good Friday At Warren Simmons

Photos & Video: Good Friday At Warren Simmons

A Good Friday event was held today at Warren Simmons Field. For all our coverage of Good Friday click here. Related Stories Photos & Video: Walk To Calvary Reenactment Photos & Video: ‘Open Your Heart’ Good Friday Photos & Videos: Crucifixion Reenactment Photos: Walk To Calvary Reenactment Photos &... Read more of this article

Photos, Video & 360: Good Friday At Horseshoe

Photos, Video & 360: Good Friday At Horseshoe

Crowds of people made their way to Horseshoe Bay Beach today [April 7] to spend the Good Friday holiday enjoying themselves on the popular South Shore beach. We will have additional coverage of Good Friday later on, and in the meantime click here for all our past coverage of Good Friday. Related... Read more of this article

Photos, Video & Results: Good Friday Triathlon

Photos, Video & Results: Good Friday Triathlon

[Updated] The Good Friday Triathlon event was held today [April 7], we will update with the results as able, and in the meantime, you can view all our coverage of triathlon events by clicking here, and you can view all our coverage of Good Friday holiday here. Update April 9, 9.07am: The Bermuda Triathlon Association hosted it’s 2023 Season Opener... Read more of this article

Visible Police Presence Over Holiday Weekend

Visible Police Presence Over Holiday Weekend

“During the holiday weekend the public will notice a visible police presence as patrols attend the various community events throughout the Island with a view to deterring anti-social behaviour,” the police said today. A police spokesperson said, “The upcoming Good Friday Holiday and the Easter Weekend will see a number of events and... Read more of this article

City Advisory: Holiday Trash Collection

City Advisory: Holiday Trash Collection

The City of Hamilton is advising City businesses and residents that there will be no trash collection within City limits on Good Friday [April 7th] or Easter Sunday [April 9th]. A spokesperson said, “The last collection for commercial businesses, bars and restaurants will be at 5:00pm on Thursday. Collection for bars and restaurants on Saturday will... Read more of this article