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22-Yr-Old Arrested In Connection With Stabbing

22-Yr-Old Arrested In Connection With Stabbing

A 22-year-old Sandys parish man has been arrested in connection with the stabbing of a 19-year-old man that occurred outside Woody’s Sports Bar in Sandys on Saturday evening.A police spokesperson said, “A 22 year old Sandys parish man has been arrested in connection with the stabbing of a 19 year old Sandys parish man that occurred outside... Read more of this article

19-Year-Old Man Injured In Stabbing In Sandys

19-Year-Old Man Injured In Stabbing In Sandys

[Updated: Police confirm that a 19-year-old man was injured in a stabbing incident outside Woody's] A large police response headed to the west at sometime around 6.00pm this evening [May 2], responding to an incident in Sandys. Unofficial reports suggest someone may have been injured, and the police have confirmed that there has been an “incident... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Family Fun Festival In Dockyard

Photos & Video: Family Fun Festival In Dockyard

[Updated with video] Crowds of people made their way to the west as the Royal Naval Dockyard Family Fun Festival took place this weekend [April 19], with the entertainment line-up scheduled to feature a host of food vendors and and a variety of local entertainment, along with a myriad of activities including the new zip line, archery, fun castles,... Read more of this article

Police Probe Incident Involving ‘Bladed Article’

Police Probe Incident Involving ‘Bladed Article’

[Updated] A 22-year-old Sandys parish man “sustained a cut to his neck by an unknown person brandishing a bladed article” during an incident at around 3.20am on Saturday, the police have confirmed. A police spokesperson said, “Around 3:20am on Saturday, April 18th first responders were dispatched to a report of an injured man at Somerset... Read more of this article

Dockyard Family Festival Set For This Weekend

Dockyard Family Festival Set For This Weekend

The Royal Naval Dockyard Family Festival is set to take place this weekend, with the two-day event to feature a host of vendors and local entertainment, along with a myriad of activities including the new zip line, archery, fun castles, slides, pony rides, balloon darts, tug of war, glass bottom boat tours, and much more. Chewstick has joined the growing... Read more of this article

Video: Premier Congratulates Somerset Trojans

Video: Premier Congratulates Somerset Trojans

Earlier today [Apr 7], Premier Michael Dunkley; Minister of Community, Culture & Sports Pat Gordon-Pamplin and Junior Minister Nandi Outerbridge welcomed recently crowned Premier Division League Champions Somerset Trojans to the Cabinet Office. Last week, Somerset Trojans won their first league title in 22 years following their defeat over Southampton... Read more of this article

SCC Members To Assemble For Colin Smith

SCC Members To Assemble For Colin Smith

Members of the Somerset Cricket Club [SCC] have been asked to assemble in the yard of the club tomorrow [Mar 7] at 12.00pm in order to pay their respects to former president Colin Smith, who passed away recently. Club members were asked to attend by an order of the SCC President, which said, “As we prepare to pay our respects to our dear former... Read more of this article

Photos: East, West Ambulance Service Launched

Photos: East, West Ambulance Service Launched

[Updated with video] Earlier today [Mar 5], the official launch of the East and West Ambulance Service was held at Clearwater Fire Station in the east end, with the Health Minister saying it “essentially changes the dynamics of how we respond to emergencies at either end of the island. ” Premier Michael Dunkley said, “Bermuda is fortunate... Read more of this article

Tributes Paid Following Passing Of Colin Smith

Tributes Paid Following Passing Of Colin Smith

[Updated] Following the passing of former Somerset Cricket Club [SCC] president Colin Smith, the community of Somerset and the island at large have taken to expressing their condolences, with current president of the SCC Alfred Maybury calling Mr. Smith’s death “a great loss, not only to me but to all of the Somerset and Bermuda community.” Mr.... Read more of this article

Somerset Brigade Band Celebrates 85th Year

Somerset Brigade Band Celebrates 85th Year

Under the distinguished patronage of its Ladies Auxiliary, The Somerset Brigade Band is getting set to celebrate their 85th anniversary and present their Festival of Music on February 14, 2015 at 7.30pm at St. James Church in Sandy’s Parish. This event will feature The North Village Community Band, vocal soloist Chantelle Berkeley, soprano saxophonist... Read more of this article

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