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Live Video Replay: PLP Press Conference

Live Video Replay: PLP Press Conference

The Progressive Labour Party [PLP] held a press conference this afternoon [July 10] with election candidate Rev. Dr. EmilyGail Dill, spokesperson for Public Works Walter Roban and spokesperson for Home Affairs Walton Brown. The press conference has concluded and we will have additional information later on, and in the meantime the 26-minute live video... Read more of this article

PLP On The OBA ‘Leaving Bermudians Behind’

PLP On The OBA ‘Leaving Bermudians Behind’

“Tourism can’t go forward leaving Bermudians behind”, this according to the Progressive Labour Party tonight [July 2] after Junior Minister for Tourism, Transport and Municipalities Kenneth Bascome spoke of joint efforts between the Ministry, the BTA and Skyport “to secure new routes to Bermuda including Europe and the US”. A... Read more of this article

PLP Acknowledges Paula Cox’s Resignation

PLP Acknowledges Paula Cox’s Resignation

The Progressive Labour Party today [June 28] confirmed that the party “acknowledges the resignation of the former Party Leader and Premier, The Hon. Paula Cox”. A spokesperson said, “The Progressive Labour Party acknowledges the resignation of the former Party Leader and Premier, The Hon. Paula Cox. “This decision by Ms. Cox... Read more of this article

PLP: ‘Disastrous Education Policy Will Change’

PLP: ‘Disastrous Education Policy Will Change’

“Four years of the OBA’s disastrous education policy is enough”, the PLP said today [June 28], adding that “their indifference to our children and their future is startling.” A PLP spokesperson said, “Actions have consequences and this OBA government’s actions over these pasts four years would seem to show that education does... Read more of this article

PLP Announce Candidates For C#11, #22 & #25

PLP Announce Candidates For C#11, #22 & #25

The PLP held a press conference to announce more of their election candidates for the upcoming General Election, with Christopher Famous to run in Constituency #11 Devonshire East, Curtis Richardson to run in Constituency #22 Paget East, and Kathy Simmons set to contest Constituency #25 Warwick North East.Mr Famous will run in C#11, a seat which... Read more of this article

PLP MP & Minister On Work Permit Waivers

PLP MP & Minister On Work Permit Waivers

In light of information regarding advertising waivers for churches granted by the Department of Immigration, Shadow Minister of Home Affairs Walton Brown said that Minister Gordon-Pamplin is in an “untenable position” and is “ill-suited to be making any determination” in regards to Reverend Tweed’s work permit. Shadow Minister... Read more of this article

PLP Welcomes Recognition Of Vacation Rentals

PLP Welcomes Recognition Of Vacation Rentals

“The Bermuda Progressive Labour Party welcomes the news that the OBA has joined the PLP in acknowledging the significance of home sharing and vacation rentals and is moving forward to formally recognise the opportunities available for Bermudians,” according to Shadow Minister of Tourism Jamahl Simmons. MP Simmons said, “Expansion of... Read more of this article

PLP To Hold Town Hall On “Good Governance”

PLP To Hold Town Hall On “Good Governance”

The Opposition invites the community to a Town Hall Meeting on “Good Governance” to be held on Tuesday, January 24th at 6:30 p.m. at the Leopards Club. “The featured speakers will be Leader of the Opposition & Shadow Finance Minister David Burt and Shadow Minister of Home Affairs Walton Brown,” a spokesperson said.“Throughout... Read more of this article

Photos: PLP Branch Christmas Hamper Drive

Photos: PLP Branch Christmas Hamper Drive

The members of PLP Branch Constituency 15 held their annual Christmas Hamper Drive at Grace Methodist Church today [Dec 17]. Doors opened at 8.00am where they welcomed donations of non-perishable food items and toiletries to be given in hampers for needy individuals and families in the community. Following the hamper drive, there was a Christmas party... Read more of this article

Photos: PLP MPs Host Back To School Fun Day

Photos: PLP MPs Host Back To School Fun Day

The Progressive Labour Party Constituencies 14, 15, 16, and 21 hosted their Back To School Fun Day at Victor Scott Primary School field on this afternoon [Aug 20], with school students from across the island joining area MPs Michael Weeks, Walter Roban, and Rolfe Commissiong.The event featured snowballs, hamburgers, hot dogs, tattoos, free clothes,... Read more of this article

PLP Condemns Robbery at Continental Motors

PLP Condemns Robbery at Continental Motors

Acting Deputy Leader and Shadow Minister of Home Affairs, MP Walter Roban today [May 8] condemned the robbery at Continental Motors on Friday afternoon saying National Security Minister Michael Dunkley should “provide the leadership and resources needed to combat our growing crime rates”. MP Roban said, “The Bermuda Progressive Labour... Read more of this article

PLP Congratulate Patrick Nisbett & Nahki Wells

PLP Congratulate Patrick Nisbett & Nahki Wells

Shadow Minister of Health and Community Affairs Michael Weeks congratulated Patrick Nisbett on winning his class at the World Cup China competition and also extended his congratulations to footballer Nahki Wells who received three awards at the end of season ceremony held by Huddersfield Town. Me Weeks said, “As our Bermudian athletes continue... Read more of this article

Premier, PLP Offer Condolences To James Family

Premier, PLP Offer Condolences To James Family

Premier Michael Dunkley and the Progressive Labour Party have extended their condolences following the passing of former United Bermuda Party government Finance Minister Dr. Clarence James. Premier Michael Dunkley said this evening, “On behalf of the Government of Bermuda, I extend our sympathies to the family of the late Dr. Clarence James, one of... Read more of this article