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Photo Set #1: Bermuda Day Heritage Parade

Photo Set #1: Bermuda Day Heritage Parade

Thousands of people lined the streets today [May 24] for the always-popular Bermuda Day Heritage Parade which saw Gombey troupes, dance groups, majorettes, marching bands, floats, and more make their way through the streets of Hamilton. The parade got underway on Front Street this afternoon, following the cycling and half-marathon races, which were... Read more of this article

Sealey & Bean-Rasario Win Junior Classic Race

Sealey & Bean-Rasario Win Junior Classic Race

Kahzi Sealey and Katherine Bean-Rasario ran to victory in the Bermuda Day Heritage Day Junior Classic race today. Sealey crossed the line in a time of 10:38, Jayson Simons was second with a time of 11:58, and Jauza James finished third with a time of 12:10.Bean-Rosario was 7th overall stopping the clock in a time of 13:04, Legend Stevenson was the... Read more of this article

Live Audio, Video, Updates: 2019 Bermuda Day

Live Audio, Video, Updates: 2019 Bermuda Day

[Updating] The 2019 Bermuda Day holiday is getting underway, and we will be bringing you live text, photo and video updates of the celebrations as able. The day will include the Sinclair Packwood Memorial Open and Youth Cycle Races, the Half-Marathon Derby which begins at 9.00am in St. George’s, the Heritage Junior Classic Race begins at 9.40am on... Read more of this article

Videos: Marshall & Hoey Win Half Marathon Race

Videos: Marshall & Hoey Win Half Marathon Race

[Updated with PDF] Lamont Marshall and Rose-Anna Hoey took the top men’s and women’s positions respectively in today’s [May 24] Bermuda Day Half Marathon Derby, with both crossing the line to loud applause from the gathered crowd as they won the prestigious race.According to Bermuda Timing, Mr Marshall finished in 1:11:38, as he claimed... Read more of this article

Photos: Somersfield Academy Bermuda Day

Photos: Somersfield Academy Bermuda Day

Children’s House and Lower Primary students at Somersfield Academy celebrated Bermuda Day yesterday [May 23] with a Mini Bermuda Day parade. “The rain didn’t ruin their beautiful display of costumes and Bermuda Heritage research. In sticking with this years theme for Bermuda Day, the Children’s House students exemplified “Bermudian Excellence”... Read more of this article

Sinclair Packwood Memorial Cycle Race Winners

Sinclair Packwood Memorial Cycle Race Winners

As part of the island-wide Bermuda Day celebrations, the Sinclair Packwood Memorial Cycle race was held today [May 24], with Kaden Hopkins and Caitlin Conyers racing to victory, while Zoe Hasselkuss and Alexander Miller won the Junior Race. Bermuda Day Cycling Race StartsSinclair Packwood Winner Kaden HopkinsThe full Sinclair Packwood Memorial Cycle... Read more of this article

UK Foreign Office Flies Bermuda Flag

UK Foreign Office Flies Bermuda Flag

The United Kingdom’s Foreign & Commonwealth Office is flying the Bermuda flag in London today [May 24] in honour of Bermuda Day, with a tweet showing the flag sent to their 903,000 followers. The tweet says, “The #Bermuda flag flying @foreignoffice today for #BermudaDay.” You can follow our live updates of Bermuda Day here, and... Read more of this article

Premier David Burt’s Bermuda Day Message

Premier David Burt’s Bermuda Day Message

[Bermuda Day message from Premier David Burt] The highlight of the Spring calendar is Bermuda Day. For some it remains the official start of the summer and culminates in that first jump overboard. Bermudians have united around traditions of the Day that include the Half-marathon and of course the colourful parade in Hamilton. At the heart of our diverse... Read more of this article

Opposition Leader’s Bermuda Day Message

Opposition Leader’s Bermuda Day Message

[Bermuda Day message from Opposition Leader Craig Cannonier] I would like to offer my warmest greeting to the people of Bermuda as we celebrate Bermuda Day and the Bermuda Day Parade. Bermuda is blessed by an abundance of good fortune from the beauty of our island to the amazing people who make our home what it is today. We are a pioneering people who... Read more of this article

Lamb Foggo Operating Hours Over Holiday

Lamb Foggo Operating Hours Over Holiday

The Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] said they wish the public a happy and safe Bermuda Day weekend. “If urgent medical care is required we remind you that the Lamb Foggo Urgent Care Centre [UCC] in St David’s will keep its normal operating hours – from 4pm to midnight on Friday and from noon to midnight on Saturday and Sunday,” a spokesperson... Read more of this article

Bermuda Day 2019 Souvenir Book Released

Bermuda Day 2019 Souvenir Book Released

In advance of the much anticipated festivities on Friday, the Government has released the official Bermuda Day book today [May 23], which contains the schedule of events, the parade route, the parade order and more. The Sinclair Packwood Memorial Youth Cycle Race starts at 8.45am at Fort Hill, Middle Road and finishes on Cedar Avenue, the Sinclair Packwood... Read more of this article

Bermuda Day Half Marathon Participant Lists

Bermuda Day Half Marathon Participant Lists

With less than 24 hours to go to the much anticipated Bermuda Day Half Marathon Derby, the list of the individual and teams set to take part in the event tomorrow [May 24] has been released. Over 550 people signed up to compete in the individual category and hundreds more will take part in the team category, and locals are expected to line the streets... Read more of this article

Changes To Bus Service For Bermuda Day

Changes To Bus Service For Bermuda Day

Due to road closures to facilitate the Bermuda Day Marathon and Parade Festivities on Friday [May 24] the Department of Public Transportation [DPT] will be re-routing scheduled bus routes for the day. Temporary bus stop locationThe re-routed bus routes are as follow:Route 3 departing 9:15am from Hamilton to Grotto Bay and returning at 10:00am will... Read more of this article