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“Pirates Of Bermuda” Event Set For Tomorrow

“Pirates Of Bermuda” Event Set For Tomorrow

The Pirates of Bermuda have once again taken members of the community hostage, all in the name of a good cause, with the hostages to be saved by the paying of charitable ransom or made to walk the plank tomorrow [March 5] from 2.00pm to 5.00pm at No. 1 dock. The funds raised from this event ensure the continued operation of Bermuda Sloop Foundation’s... Read more of this article

Photo Set #3: “Hostages” Walk The Spirit’s Plank

Photo Set #3: “Hostages” Walk The Spirit’s Plank

The Pirates of Bermuda took a number of people “hostage” on Sunday [March 1] with crowds lining the Front Street dock to watch which hostages would be forced into the harbour. The hostage taking was all in the name of a good cause, with the hostages either saved by the paying of charitable ransom, or people could also donate to see them... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: “Hostages” Walk The Spirit’s Plank

Photo Set #2: “Hostages” Walk The Spirit’s Plank

Around 53 “hostages” took part in yesterday’s Pirates of Bermuda event, with large crowds watching the fun in Hamilton Harbour. The hostage taking was all in the name of a good cause, with the hostages either saved by the paying of charitable ransom, or people could also donate to see them walk the plank, with donations for both goals... Read more of this article

Photos: “Pirates” Make People Walk The Plank

Photos: “Pirates” Make People Walk The Plank

[Updated with video] The Pirates of Bermuda took a number of people “hostage” today [March 1], however the hostage taking was all in the name of a good cause, with the hostages either saved by the paying of charitable ransom, or people could also donate to see them walk the plank, with donations for both goals going to support the Bermuda... Read more of this article

Pirates Of Bermuda Continue To Take Hostages

Pirates Of Bermuda Continue To Take Hostages

With the main event set to take place on Sunday [Mar 1], the Pirates of Bermuda are continuing to take hostages, following up on the original 50 that were claimed earlier this month. A spokesperson said, “This Sunday [Mar 1], as organized by the Bermuda Sloop Foundation, over 50 hostages from all walks of life will have their fate read in front... Read more of this article

Pirates Set To Take Over 50 People “Hostage”

Pirates Set To Take Over 50 People “Hostage”

The Pirates of Bermuda are set to take more than 50 community members hostage, all in the name of a good cause, with the hostages to be saved by the paying of charitable ransom or made to walk the plank on Sunday, March 1, 2015. Organised by the Bermuda Sloop Foundation as its largest fundraiser of the year, the event features a charitable goal of $200,000;... Read more of this article

Pirates Of Bermuda 2014 Raises Over $150,000

Pirates Of Bermuda 2014 Raises Over $150,000

The Pirates of Bermuda raised more than $150,000 with their 2014 fundraiser held on Sunday, March 9, in an event that saw them take a number of “hostages” aboard the “Spirit of Bermuda.” Organised by the Bermuda Sloop Foundation as part of its fundraising for the “Spirit of Bermuda” sail training programmes, friends and family... Read more of this article

Bishop Featured In ‘Church Times’ Newspaper

Bishop Featured In ‘Church Times’ Newspaper

Photos of the Bishop of Bermuda The Rt Reverend Nicholas Dill being taken “hostage” by the Pirates of Bermuda are featured in the latest issue of the UK’s Church Times newspaper. The Church Times, founded in 1863, is a leading Anglican weekly newspaper, with a weekly circulation of 25,000. The newspaper printed a series of photographs... Read more of this article

Video: Pirates of Bermuda Hostages Walk Plank

Video: Pirates of Bermuda Hostages Walk Plank

The Pirates of Bermuda took a few dozen people “hostage” this past Sunday [Mar 9] — but all in the name of a good cause. Organised by the Bermuda Sloop Foundation as part of its fundraising for the “Spirit of Bermuda” sail training programmes, friends and family were able to choose to donate towards a hostage’s ransom — or towards him... Read more of this article

Photos: Hostages Taken By Pirates Of Bermuda

Photos: Hostages Taken By Pirates Of Bermuda

[Updated] The Pirates of Bermuda took a few dozen people “hostage”  today [Mar 9] — but all in the name of a good cause. Organised by the Bermuda Sloop Foundation as part of its fundraising for the “Spirit of Bermuda” sail training programmes, friends and family can choose to donate towards a hostage’s ransom — or towards him/her... Read more of this article

“Pirates of Bermuda” Rescheduled To Sunday

“Pirates of Bermuda” Rescheduled To Sunday

Plans by the Pirates of Bermuda to take people “hostage” have been delayed one day, as due to the bad weather expected today, the fundraising event has been postponed until tomorrow, with the event now now set to be held on Sunday, March 9th at 3:00pm. Organised by the Bermuda Sloop Foundation as part of its current fundraising-drive for... Read more of this article

2013: Pirates Of Bermuda Raises Over $100,000

2013: Pirates Of Bermuda Raises Over $100,000

Over $100,000 was raised during yesterday’s [Apr 6] Pirates of Bermuda fundraiser, which saw well known locals ‘walk the plank’ in an effort to support the Bermuda Sloop Foundation’s ‘Save the Spirit’ campaign. Governor George Fergusson gave his “Letter of Marque” granting permission for the Foundation to... Read more of this article

The Pirates Of Bermuda Are Set To Strike Again

The Pirates Of Bermuda Are Set To Strike Again

The Pirates of Bermuda are planning to take 50 community members hostage — but in the name of a good cause. Just as in 18th century Bermuda, the Governor recently authorised privateers by letters of marque to kidnap 50 community members for their riches. Organised by the Bermuda Sloop Foundation as part of its current fundraising-drive for the... Read more of this article