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Photos & Video: Santa Comes To St. George’s

Photos & Video: Santa Comes To St. George’s

The Corporation of St. George hosted a night of celebration last night [Dec 2] at King’s Square with the arrival of Santa Claus. The evening featured entertainment and vendors and most importantly the children lined up to see Santa and tell him their Christmas wishes and receive a candy bag with assistance from Santa’s helpers. The 61-minute... Read more of this article

Traffic Advisory For Walkabout In St George’s

Traffic Advisory For Walkabout In St George’s

The Corporation of St. George has advised of the following road closures and traffic restrictions due to the Bermuda National Trust Walkabout on Friday, December 1st. Road Closures: King’s Square, Ordnance Island & Water Street West will be closed to vehicular traffic from 3:00 p.m. until 11:30 p.m. Traffic Restrictions: Duke of Kent Street... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: St. George’s Lighting Of Town

Photos & Video: St. George’s Lighting Of Town

[Updated with photos] The Corporation of St. George is holding their “Lighting of the Town” celebration this evening [Nov 25] at King’s Square. According to the event poster, the evening will feature Shine Hayward, the Salvation Army band, Richard Allen Liturgical Dancers and more. Update 7.44pm: The live video has concluded, and the 67-minute... Read more of this article

Photos: St. George’s Parish Council Tea Party

Photos: St. George’s Parish Council Tea Party

The St. George’s Parish Council recently hosted their annual Senior’s Tea at Tempest Bistro. Residents of the parish, aged 75 and up, were invited to join, and special invitations were sent to churches, seniors’ residences and clubs, including Yellow Rose, House of Esther, Dorothy Crane, Sylvia Richardson, and RAA Seniors Club. Organiser and Parish... Read more of this article

Town Hall Meeting In St. George’s On Nov 16

Town Hall Meeting In St. George’s On Nov 16

Mayor of St. George Quinell Francis will be hosting a public Town Hall meeting on Thursday, November 16 at 7.00pm at the Penno’s Wharf Terminal Building. A spokesperson said, “The agenda will include a welcome by the Mayor; infrastructure projects update; a presentation on home security by the Bermuda Police Service; a presentation by MP... Read more of this article

St. Georges CC Celebrating Founders Week

St. Georges CC Celebrating Founders Week

The St. George’s Cricket Club will be celebrating their 125 years of providing sporting excellence in the community with a number of events lined up for Founders Week, culminating with their President’s Ball on Saturday, November 11 at 6.30pm at the Hamilton Princess. The calendar of events includes a games night on Tuesday, a cricket prize giving... Read more of this article

Photos: Cruise Ship Insignia Visits St. Georges

Photos: Cruise Ship Insignia Visits St. Georges

The 594-foot cruise ship Insignia is visiting St George’s today [Nov 1], and according to the latest version of the 2017 Cruise Ship Schedule [PDF], the ship is carrying an estimated 734 passengers and 386 crew as it makes its Bermuda stop, which marks the Insignia’s final visit of this year. Related StoriesPhotos &... Read more of this article

National Security Minister: St. George’s Policing

National Security Minister: St. George’s Policing

Saying that it is important to discuss “some important facts surrounding the considerations for policing St. George’s,” Minister of National Security Wayne Caines provided an overview of the matter in the House of Assembly today [Oct 20]. “Statistically, the parish of St. George’s records amongst the lowest amount of crime across... Read more of this article

Power Outage: King’s Square Bathroom Closed

Power Outage: King’s Square Bathroom Closed

The restrooms on King’s Square in St George’s are currently closed due to a power outage and will reopen once BELCO has restored power. A spokesperson said, “The Corporation of St. George [CSG] would like to inform the public that the restrooms on King’s Square are currently closed due to a power outage. BELCO employees are currently... Read more of this article

‘Ice Skating’ Rink To Return To St. George’s

‘Ice Skating’ Rink To Return To St. George’s

‘Ice skating’ enthusiasts will be able to hit the rink again this year, as St. George Skates is set to return, opening in November at Somers Garden in St George. The announcement said, “Planning Factory Bermuda [PFB] with Presenting Sponsors, RUBiS and Bermuda Gas, are bringing back the popular holiday outdoor skating rink to St. George... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: World Teachers Day Celebration

Photos & Video: World Teachers Day Celebration

The Corporation of St. George celebrated UNESCO World Teacher’s Day today [Oct 5] with a ceremony on King’s Square, where they honoured educators Sheila Johnson and Mary Lodge. The event included remarks from St George’s Mayor Quinell Francis, Minister of Education and Workforce Development Diallo Rabain, St George’s North MP Renee... Read more of this article

Sheila Johnson & Mary Lodge To Be Honoured

Sheila Johnson & Mary Lodge To Be Honoured

The Corporation of St. George [CSG] will be hosting its second annual UNESCO World Teachers Day event at King’s Square on Thursday [Oct 5] at 11.00am, where they will honour Sheila Johnson and Mary Lodge. A spokesperson said, “The Corporation of St. George [CSG] will be hosting its second annual UNESCO World Teachers Day on October 5th, 2017.... Read more of this article

St George’s Parish Council Awards Scholarships

St George’s Parish Council Awards Scholarships

Ashley Phipps, Anthony Howell, Tanessha Ottley, Shaundrea Washington, and Sita Ingram have all been awarded scholarships by the St. George’s Parish Council. The Council said, “In keeping with the Scholarship Committee’s objective of providing funding to assist students reach their career goals, the St. George’s Parish Council presented scholarship... Read more of this article