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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

PLP To Host Meeting On Airport Redevelopment

PLP To Host Meeting On Airport Redevelopment

The Progressive Labour Party will be hosting a Town Hall meeting on the Airport Redevelopment Project on Tuesday, April 19 at 7.30pm at the St. George’s Cricket Club. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Progressive Labour Party, Constituency #2, St. George’s West, invites concerned residents of the East End to a Town Hall meeting on... Read more of this article

PLP Constituency 18 To Hold Seniors Tea

PLP Constituency 18 To Hold Seniors Tea

The Executive of the Pembroke West Central Branch of the Progressive Labour Party invites local seniors to their 5th Annual Seniors Tea. “The annual event, started in 2012, is held every year on the Saturday after Easter and is eagerly anticipated by local residents,” a spokesperson said. “This year’s event will be held on Saturday,... Read more of this article

PLP Highlights Athletic Achievements Overseas

PLP Highlights Athletic Achievements Overseas

Shadow Minister of Community, Culture, Sports and Health, MP Michael Weeks tonight [March 24] highlighted the achievements of athletes representing Bermuda overseas while wishing “all of our international athletes well in their fields of competition”. MP Weeks said, “As our athletes continue to represent Bermuda on the world stage,... Read more of this article

PLP: “We Urge Premier To Withdraw This Bill”

PLP: “We Urge Premier To Withdraw This Bill”

“The business of the country is on hold, the country’s budget has not been passed, public services have been affected, trash continues to pile up on the streets, racial tension is escalating” and we “urge Premier Dunkley to withdraw this bill so that the country can step back from the precipice,” said Deputy PLP Leader David... Read more of this article

PLP On Same Sex Marriage Referendum Bill

PLP On Same Sex Marriage Referendum Bill

“The OBA’s constantly shifting position on same sex marriage is lacking in openness and transparency and has been unfair to the electorate,” the Progressive Labour Party said this evening [Feb 29]. This follows after the announcement earlier today by Premier Michael Dunkley that the Government will table a Referendum Bill so “that... Read more of this article