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Photo Set #4: Bermuda Celebrates Labour Day

Photo Set #4: Bermuda Celebrates Labour Day

‘Progress to a Fairer Bermuda’ was this year’s theme for Labour Day celebrations yesterday [Sept 3] with people gathering at Union Square where the day started with the Labour Day Road Races. People gathered to listen to Labour Day speeches with various Labour Leaders and Government Ministers addressing the gathered crowd, including representatives... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: Labour Day Running Road Race

Photo Set #2: Labour Day Running Road Race

People gathered at Union Square yesterday [Sept 3] to join in Labour Day celebrations with the day’s activities getting underway with the Labour Day running road races. Matthew Elliott won the junior 2.55K race in a time of 9:42 while the first female finisher, Taylor White, was hot on his heels coming in second overall with a time of 9:43. Khari... Read more of this article

Photo Set #3: Bermuda Celebrates Labour Day

Photo Set #3: Bermuda Celebrates Labour Day

People gathered at Union Square yesterday [Sept 3] to join in Labour Day celebrations. This year’s theme was ‘Progress to a Fairer Bermuda’. The day started with the Labour Day Road Races and Labour Day speeches with various Labour Leaders and Government Ministers addressing the gathered crowd, including representatives from the Bermuda Trade... Read more of this article

Results: BTA Labour Day Home Triathlon Event

Results: BTA Labour Day Home Triathlon Event

The Bermuda Triathlon Association held their Labour Day Home Event in Harrington Sound. Geoff Smith and Laura Norman won the Senior Division, which saw competitors cover a distance of 750m swim, 18.4k bike and 4.7k run. Smith recorded a time of 1:00.09; he came out of the water in a time of 11.33, he clocked the fastest bike time of 29.19, before clocking... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: Bermuda Celebrates Labour Day

Photo Set #2: Bermuda Celebrates Labour Day

People gathered at Union Square yesterday [Sept 3] to celebrate Labour Day, with various Labour Leaders and Government Ministers addressing the gathered crowd, including representatives from the Bermuda Trade Union Congress, Bermuda Industrial Union, Bermuda Public Services Union, Bermuda Entertainers Union, Bermuda Union of Teachers, and the Electricity... Read more of this article

Minister: ‘New Era Of Social & Economic Justice’

Minister: ‘New Era Of Social & Economic Justice’

“We must devote our time, talent and energy to the next phase of Bermuda’s story: the end of systemic inequality and a new era of social and economic justice leading to a fairer and better Bermuda for all,” Acting Premier and Minister of Public Works Lt/Col David Burch said. Speaking at today’s Labour Day celebrations, Minister Burch... Read more of this article

Photos/Videos: Labour Day Speeches & March

Photos/Videos: Labour Day Speeches & March

[Updated] The Bermuda Trade Union Congress [BTUC] is hosting the Labour Day March today [Sept 3] beginning at Union Square, with Labour Leaders and Government Ministers set to speak at the event. We will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below. Update: The live broadcast has concluded and the 55-minute replay is... Read more of this article

Photos, Video & Results: Labour Day Road Race

Photos, Video & Results: Labour Day Road Race

[Updated] The annual Labour Day road race taking place this morning [Sept 3] and you can tune in live below. We will also be live streaming the Labour Day Speeches later this morning, and have additional coverage of the races later on, and in the meantime the live video is below. Update: The live broadcast has concluded and the 13-minute replay is belowUpdate... Read more of this article

Home Affairs Minister’s Labour Day Message

Home Affairs Minister’s Labour Day Message

[Minister of Home Affairs Walton Brown’s Labour Day message] Good Day Bermuda, As the Minister responsible for Labour, it is my distinguished privilege to extend best wishes to you all on Labour Day. On this auspicious occasion, I wish to salute each and every worker for your contribution to Bermuda. Without your dedication and service, Bermuda simply... Read more of this article

Opposition Leader’s Labour Day Message

Opposition Leader’s Labour Day Message

[Opposition Leader Jeanne Atherden’s Labour Day message] As we celebrate Labour Day today, we should all stop for a moment and reflect on what we take for granted – but which has only been made possible by the hard work and sacrifices made by unions and the people who have laboured in this country. Employment contracts, better working conditions,... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: BIU Holds Labour Day Banquet

Photos & Video: BIU Holds Labour Day Banquet

[Updated] The Bermuda Industrial Union [BIU] hosted their 37th annual Labour Day Banquet last night [Aug 31] at the Fairmont Southampton, with Delroy Duncan serving as the guest speaker, with the lawyer speaking on past legal cases the Union has been involved in, as well as the future of employment and the changes technology is causing. The evening... Read more of this article

Labour Day Holiday Ferry Service Schedule

Labour Day Holiday Ferry Service Schedule

The Department of Marine and Ports Services is advising that during the Labour Day holiday [Monday, September 3] the fast ferry service will run on the following schedule: Blue Route “Operating on the weekday schedule between Hamilton and Dockyard Orange Route “Operating on the Monday weekday schedule between Dockyard and St. George’s Pink Route “Operating... Read more of this article

Labour Day To Be Marked By Banquet & March

Labour Day To Be Marked By Banquet & March

The Bermuda Industrial Union [BIU] will be hosting the 37th annual Labour Day Banquet at the Fairmont Southampton on Friday [Aug 31], with cocktails starting at 6.45pm and dinner at 8.00pm, while the Bermuda Trade Union Congress [BTUC] will be hosting the Labour Day March on Monday, September 3 at 11.00am at Union Square. Related StoriesJason... Read more of this article