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Photos: Bermuda Carnival Isle Of Devils J’Ouvert

Photos: Bermuda Carnival Isle Of Devils J’Ouvert

The Bermuda Carnival kicked off with the ‘Five Star Friday’ event at the City Hall Carpark on Friday, continued with the Raft Up at Shelly Bay on Saturday, and the Isle Of Devils J’Ouvert celebration was held from 3.00am until 8.00am this morning [June 17] at Moresby Plains in Dockyard, with attendees watching the sun rise while partying to... Read more of this article

Photos: Bermuda National Heroes Tribute

Photos: Bermuda National Heroes Tribute

The Bermuda National Heroes Tribute event was held yesterday [June 15] at the World Heritage Centre in St. George’s, as people, including family members of the Heroes, gathered to pay tribute. A Government spokesperson previously explained that the event wll feature tributes by local historians and family members of some of Bermuda’s National Heroes,... Read more of this article

Advisory: Heroes Day Garbage Collection

Advisory: Heroes Day Garbage Collection

Garbage normally collected on Monday, June 17th will be collected on Saturday [June 15] due to the National Heroes Day holiday. A Government spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Public Works is advising that due to the National Heroes Day holiday on Monday, June 17th, trash that would normally be collected on that day will be collected on Saturday,... Read more of this article

BSX Will Be Closed For National Heroes Day

BSX Will Be Closed For National Heroes Day

The Bermuda Stock Exchange [BSX] advises that the Exchange will be closed on Monday 17 June 2019 in observance of the Bermuda National Heroes Day Public Holiday. The BSX will re-open on Tuesday 18 June 2019. Related StoriesBermuda Stock Exchange Report: Oct 15 2019 Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: Oct 14 2019 Bermuda Stock Exchange Report:... Read more of this article

Police: National Heroes’ Day Holiday Advisory

Police: National Heroes’ Day Holiday Advisory

The police issued an advisory for the upcoming Bermuda National Heroes’ Day holiday weekend, detailing the traffic and parking restrictions that will be in place, and also reminding people that road sobriety checkpoints will be in effect in Hamilton parish, Devonshire, Pembroke, Paget, Warwick and Southampton from Thursday, June 13th to Sunday, June... Read more of this article

National Heroes Tribute Event On June 15th

National Heroes Tribute Event On June 15th

National Heroes Day is June 17th, and the Minister of Labour, Community Affairs and Sports Lovitta Foggo is “encouraging members of the public to attend a special Bermuda National Heroes Tribute event on Saturday, June 15.” “The special recognition event is free to the public and takes place at the World Heritage Centre, St. George’s.... Read more of this article

Results: Bermuda Heroes Day Home Triathlon

Results: Bermuda Heroes Day Home Triathlon

The Bermuda Triathlon Association hosted their Annual Bermuda Heroes Day Home Triathlon in the Harrington Sound. Geoff Smith and Maddie Durkin were crowned the 2018 Male and Female Champions following and Approximate Sprint Distance 700m Swim, 18K Bike and 4.6K Run. Smith clocked a time of 1:00.54, this after clocking 12.12 on the Swim, 28.54 on the... Read more of this article

Atherden: ‘I Salute All Of Bermuda’s Heroes’

Atherden: ‘I Salute All Of Bermuda’s Heroes’

“National Heroes’ Day is, to me, about celebrating our National Heroes as well as those individuals who continuously make a difference in our lives, who silently make sacrifices in order to help others and who go the extra mile time and time again,” Opposition Leader Jeanne Atherden said. Ms Atherden said, “Today I would like to wish everyone... Read more of this article

Celebrating Bermuda’s National Heroes

Celebrating Bermuda’s National Heroes

Bermuda is celebrating National Heroes Day today [June 18], honouring those who have made “significant positive contributions to the growth and development of society,” with Bermuda’s National Heroes including Dame Lois Browne-Evans, Dr. E.F. Gordon, Dr. Pauulu Kamarakafego, Sir Henry Tucker, Mary Prince, Gladys Morrell, Sir E.T. Richards,... Read more of this article

Road Safety Council On Heroes Weekend

Road Safety Council On Heroes Weekend

With the upcoming National Heroes holiday festivities, the Road Safety Council is reminding the public of the importance of being cautious and safe drivers. Road Safety Council Chairperson Dennis Lister III said, “With the upcoming National Heroes holiday festivities, The Road Safety Council would like to remind the public of the importance of being... Read more of this article

Ferry Schedule For National Heroes Day Holiday

Ferry Schedule For National Heroes Day Holiday

The island’s ferry service will run on an altered schedule for the National Heroes’ Day holiday. A Government spokesperson said, “Please see this public advisory of ferry services information for the National Heroes’ Day Holiday:” Blue Route “Operating on the weekday schedule between Hamilton and Dockyard. Orange Route “Operating... Read more of this article

Advisory: Heroes Day Holiday Trash Schedule

Advisory: Heroes Day Holiday Trash Schedule

The Ministry of Public Works is advising the public that due to the National Heroes Day holiday on Monday, June 18, trash that would normally be collected on that day will be collected on Saturday [June 16]. A Government spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Public Works is advising that due to the National Heroes Day holiday on Monday June 18th, trash... Read more of this article

PLP: ‘Heroes Championed Needs Of Many’

PLP: ‘Heroes Championed Needs Of Many’

“On National Heroes’ Day, the PLP joins with the People of Bermuda and the Department of Community and Cultural Affairs in honouring Bermuda’s National Heroes,” Opposition Leader David Burt said. Mr Burt said, ““There can be no coincidence that the majority of Bermuda’s honoured heroes championed the needs of the many, not the few;... Read more of this article