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PLP Delegation In UK: Meeting Over Airport

PLP Delegation In UK: Meeting Over Airport

A PLP delegation is currently in the UK, with the party saying they plan “to meet with representatives from the Foreign & Commonwealth Office [FCO], and the Commonwealth Parliament Association [CPA] regarding the OBA plan for airport redevelopment and other associated controversies regarding the governing One Bermuda Alliance.” The... Read more of this article

MP Jamahl Simmons PLP Founders Day Speech

MP Jamahl Simmons PLP Founders Day Speech

The PLP hosted their Founders Day and Drum Major Awards Celebration yesterday [Apr 12], with the keynote speech delivered by the party’s newest MP Jamahl Simmons. “For years the UBP/OBA told us how brilliant they were at business. How wealthy and successful they are and how they would come in and turn things around,” the Sandys South... Read more of this article

PLP Announces Drum Major Award Recipients

PLP Announces Drum Major Award Recipients

The Bermuda Progressive Labour Party yesterday [Apr 12] recognized six people for their service to the community by presenting them with The PLP’s 2015 Drum Major Awards. PLP Leader Marc Bean remarked,”The PLP’s Drum Major Awards are given to individuals who have given of themselves to a cause greater than themselves; the betterment... Read more of this article

PLP C#15, 16, 21 To Host Good Friday Fun Day

PLP C#15, 16, 21 To Host Good Friday Fun Day

The Progressive Labour Party branches of constituencies 15, 16 and 21 will host their Joint Fun Day on Good Friday [Apr 3] at the Victor Scott Primary School. A spokesperson said, “The Branches of Constituencies 15, 16 and 21 extend their warmest Easter greetings to the people of Bermuda and invite constituents to their Joint Fun Day on Good Friday... Read more of this article

80 Minute Video: PLP Town Hall On Education

80 Minute Video: PLP Town Hall On Education

The Progressive Labour Party held a Town Hall last night [Jan 22] at Clearwater Middle School, with the meeting hosted by Shadow Education Minister Lovitta Foggo, with PLP Leader Marc Bean and Senate Spokesman for Education Senator Diallo Rabain also joining Ms. Foggo on the panel. According to the slides shown at last night’s meeting, a “future... Read more of this article

PLP Extends Condolences To The Busby Family

PLP Extends Condolences To The Busby Family

The Progressive Labour Party tonight [Jan 22] extended condolences after the passing of west end centenarian resident Iola Busby, saying “The PLP joins with the Sandys community, family and friends in mourning the passing of Mrs. Iola Busby.” Sandys South MP Jamahl Simmons remarked, “As many Bermudians may know, Mrs. Busby last August... Read more of this article

PLP To Hold Education Town Hall On Thursday

PLP To Hold Education Town Hall On Thursday

The Progressive Labour Party invites residents of the East End to the first stop on their “Education Listening Tour,” which will be held at Clearwater Middle School on Thursday, January 22nd at 6:30pm. Shadow Education Minister Ms. Lovitta Foggo will host this Town Hall meeting, and joining Ms. Foggo on the panel will be PLP Leader Marc... Read more of this article

PLP Extend Condolences To Two Families

PLP Extend Condolences To Two Families

The Progressive Labour Party said they “would like to acknowledge two stalwarts who have unfortunately passed on recently and extend our condolences and best wishes to their families and friends.” A PLP spokesperson said, “Mrs. Madge Smith, of St. George’s, will leave behind a legion of family and friends who will miss her tremendously.... Read more of this article

PLP C#15 Christmas Hamper Drive Underway

PLP C#15 Christmas Hamper Drive Underway

The Progressive Labour Party’s Constituency 15/Pembroke East Branch announced that their 2nd Annual Hamper Drive to assist needy families and seniors is under way. A spokesperson said, “To assist with our charitable efforts, we will gladly accept donations of items to be placed in Christmas hampers this Saturday December 20, 2014 starting... Read more of this article

Opinion: Bringing Forward Real Ideas, Solutions

Opinion: Bringing Forward Real Ideas, Solutions

[Opinion column written by Opposition Leader Marc Bean] At the most recent sitting of the House of Assembly sitting on Friday, the Bermuda Progressive Labour Party demonstrated our commitment to putting forward new ideas and solutions to challenges facing Bermudians. The PLP led debate on four pieces of legislation designed to change the laws in Bermuda... Read more of this article

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