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Hurricane Victims Remembered 13 Years Later

Hurricane Victims Remembered 13 Years Later

Thirteen years after tragedy struck the island, Minister of National Security Jeffrey Baron reflected on Hurricane Fabian’s tragic impact on Bermuda in 2003. On September 5th 2003, Hurricane Fabian claimed four lives when it made a direct hit on Bermuda, with Constable Stephen Symons, Constable Nicole O’Connor, Station Duty Officer Gladys Saunders... Read more of this article

Police Service Pay Tribute To Fabian Victims

Police Service Pay Tribute To Fabian Victims

Ten years ago Hurricane Fabian claimed four lives when it made a direct hit on Bermuda with wind speeds of over 120 mph [195 km/h], and was the first hurricane to cause a death on the island since 1926. Honouring those who were swept from the Causeway by Hurricane Fabian on September 5th 2003 members of the Bermuda Police Service visited the Kindley... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: Hurricane Fabian Memorial Ride

Photo Set #2: Hurricane Fabian Memorial Ride

Sunday [Sept 1] saw the Bermuda Long Riders take to the roads in support of the September 5th Foundation’s 10th Anniversary Hurricane Fabian Memorial Ride. The riders, along with members of the Bermuda Police Service Cycle Squad, gathered at City Hall in Hamilton. They then headed east to Memorial Bench on Kindley Field Road, St. George’s... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Hurricane Fabian Memorial Ride

Photos & Video: Hurricane Fabian Memorial Ride

[Updated with video] The September 5th Foundation held its 10th Annual Remembrance Ride for the victims of Hurricane Fabian today [Sept 1]. The ride commenced at the City Hall in Hamilton and headed east to the Memorial Bench on Kindley Field Road, St. George’s for a short tribute.The event serves to honour the memories of the four people who were... Read more of this article

Minister Remembers Hurricane Fabian Victims

Minister Remembers Hurricane Fabian Victims

Deputy Premier and Minister of Public Safety, Michael Dunkley yesterday [Aug 31] laid a wreath at the Memorial for the four Bermudians who died in Hurricane Fabian ten years ago in September of 2003.Minister Dunkley said, “It is important to remember those who were lost in that terrible storm and to be mindful of the effect that their loss has... Read more of this article

Hurricane Fabian Memorial Ride This Sunday

Hurricane Fabian Memorial Ride This Sunday

The September 5th Foundation will be holding the 10th Annual Memorial Day Ride on Sunday [Sept 1] to remember the four people who lost their lives on the Causeway during Hurricane Fabian in 2003. The Foundation works to raise money for the children of those who lost their lives, and this year the first four-year $50,000 educational scholarship has been... Read more of this article

Videos: 2012 Hurricane Fabian Memorial Ride

Videos: 2012 Hurricane Fabian Memorial Ride

The 9th Annual Remembrance Ride for the victims of Hurricane Fabian was held on Sunday [Sept 2], with riders starting from City Hall and making their way to Ferry Reach. The Bermuda Longriders rode with a Police escort from City Hall to the Memorial Bench in St. George’s which was erected to honour those lost. Hurricane Fabian Memorial Ride tributes:Nine... Read more of this article

Photos: 2012 Hurricane Fabian Memorial Ride

Photos: 2012 Hurricane Fabian Memorial Ride

The 9th Annual Remembrance Ride for the victims of Hurricane Fabian was held today [Sept 2]. The ride, which commenced at the City Hall in Hamilton, headed east to the Memorial Bench on Kindley Field Road, St. George’s for a short tribute.The event serves to honour the memories of the four people who were swept from the Causeway by Hurricane Fabian... Read more of this article

Videos: 2011 Hurricane Fabian Memorial Ride

Videos: 2011 Hurricane Fabian Memorial Ride

Close to 100 people turned out for the 8th Annual Remembrance Ride for the victims of Hurricane Fabian this past weekend. The ride is organised by the September 5th Foundation, which raises funds for the education of the children whose parents and grandparents were lost during the tragic events of Hurricane Fabian. Eight years ago four people who were... Read more of this article

Photos: 2011 Hurricane Fabian Memorial Ride

Photos: 2011 Hurricane Fabian Memorial Ride

The 8th Annual Remembrance Ride for the victims of Hurricane Fabian was held today [Sept 4], with riders starting from City Hall and making their way to Ferry Reach. The event serves to honour the memories of the four people who were swept from the Causeway by Hurricane Fabian on September 5th 2003; Constable Stephen Symons, Constable Nicole O’Connor,... Read more of this article

Memorial Ride For Hurricane Fabian Victims

Memorial Ride For Hurricane Fabian Victims

The September 5th Foundation will be holding the 8th Annual Memorial Day Ride on Sunday, September 4th. The ride, which will commence at 2:00pm at the City Hall in Hamilton, will head east to the Memorial Bench on Kindley Field Road, St. George’s for a short tribute and remembrance. The ride will then proceed to St. George’s before finishing at... Read more of this article

“Harder To Ignore Potential Fabian Type Impacts”

“Harder To Ignore Potential Fabian Type Impacts”

In a statement few locals will be pleased to hear, a meteorologist from The Weather Channel has compared the potential impact of Hurricane Igor if it were to pass close, to that of Hurricane Fabian saying “It’s becoming harder to ignore potential Fabian type impacts to Bermuda, but its still too early to tell.” Jim Cantore, an American... Read more of this article

Photos #2: Police & Family Honour Fabian Victims

Photos #2: Police & Family Honour Fabian Victims

Scroll down for the second set of photos from the Remembrance Ceremony for the four people lost seven years ago to Hurricane Fabian, which struck Sept 5th, 2003. Those who were swept from the Causeway by Hurricane Fabian were; Constable Stephen Symons, Constable Nicole O’Connor, Station Duty Officer Gladys Saunders and Corporation of Hamilton employee... Read more of this article