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St George’s To Host “Lighting Of The Town”

St George’s To Host “Lighting Of The Town”

The Corporation of St. George invites the public to join in the “Lighting of the Town” on Saturday, November 24th at King’s Square in St George’s, starting from 6:30pm, with the event to feature performances by the Salvation Army Band and Richard Allen Liturgical Dancers and more, as well as complimentary egg nog. Related... Read more of this article

St. George’s CC Celebrating Founders Week

St. George’s CC Celebrating Founders Week

The St. George’s Cricket Club will be celebrating 126 years of providing sporting excellence in the community with a number of events lined up for Founders Week starting tomorrow [Nov 17] with a Masters Division football game where the St. George’s Stallions will face the Somerset Extros. The calendar of events includes the Masters Division game... Read more of this article

Locals Attend World Heritage Conference In UK

Locals Attend World Heritage Conference In UK

Representatives for ‘The Historic Town of St. George and Related Fortifications’ were in London this past week for ‘Setting the Scene for World Heritage’, the 2018 World Heritage UK Conference. World Heritage Site Management Committee member Councilor Elizabeth Christopher and Acting Heritage Officer in the Government Department of Planning... Read more of this article

New Leadership Team For St George’s Kiwanis

New Leadership Team For St George’s Kiwanis

The Kiwanis Club of St George has a new leadership team in place, with the Officers and Directors were installed at banquet which was combined with the club’s 30th anniversary celebration. “One special guest of honour at the event was New England & Bermuda Kiwanis District Governor, Daniel Bennett, who was accompanied by his wife – ‘First... Read more of this article

St. George’s Christmas Boat Parade On Dec 1

St. George’s Christmas Boat Parade On Dec 1

For the first time St. George’s is going to get its own Christmas Boat Parade and organisers are calling on boat owners to get in touch to take part. A spokesperson for the St. George’s Boat Parade Committee said: “The harbour at St. George’s is perfect for this kind of event. We expect that ours might start small, but it will grow. “We... Read more of this article

Rose Douglas Honoured On World Teachers Day

Rose Douglas Honoured On World Teachers Day

The Corporation of St George today [Oct 5] held their annual teacher appreciation event to commemorate UNESCO World Teachers’ Day, with veteran educator Rose Douglas being honoured. UNESCO’s annual recognition of teachers marks the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights [1948] that recognizes education as a key fundamental... Read more of this article

Special St. George’s Ferry For Disney Visit

Special St. George’s Ferry For Disney Visit

With a Disney cruise set to make an inaugural visit to Bermuda on Saturday [Oct 6], a  ferry will run from Dockyard to St. George’s, organized by the east end Chamber of Commerce. An East End division Chamber of Commerce spokesperson said, “In an effort to boost the Towne’s chances of impressing Disney on her inaugural series of trial... Read more of this article

UNESCO World Teachers Day Event Tomorrow

UNESCO World Teachers Day Event Tomorrow

The Corporation of St. George [CSG] will be hosting its third annual UNESCO World Teachers Day tomorrow [Oct 5] beginning at 11.00am at King’s Square. A spokesperson said, “The Corporation of St. George [CSG] will be hosting its third annual UNESCO World Teachers Day on October 5th, 2018. The event will take place in the King’s Square... Read more of this article

Section Of Queen St In St George’s To Close

Section Of Queen St In St George’s To Close

The Corporation of St. George would like to advise the public that a section of Queen Street will be closed to vehicular traffic on Thursday [Sept 20] from 6.00pm until 9.00pm. A spokesperson said, “The Corporation of St. George would like to advise the public that a section of Queen Street will be closed to vehicular traffic from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m.... Read more of this article

Wright Awarded St George’s Council Scholarship

Wright Awarded St George’s Council Scholarship

Zoe Wright, a student at the University of Bristol, was recently awarded this year’s St. George’s Parish Council Scholarship. A spokesperson said, “Zoe Wright is this year’s recipient for the St. George’s Parish Council Scholarship in the amount of $5,000.00. Zoe will be entering her final year in the BSc degree in Economics and Management... Read more of this article

Video: Summer Block Party For St. Georgian’s

Video: Summer Block Party For St. Georgian’s

Tobacco Bay Beach hosted a block party this afternoon [Aug 19], promoted as a “Summer Appreciation Party for St. Georgian’s”.For those that had proof of St. George’s residency, there were free hot dogs, chicken tenders, hamburgers, fries, and drink specials. Organisers said it was a kid friendly event and there were to be giveaways... Read more of this article

‘Heart And Passion To Play For St George’s’

‘Heart And Passion To Play For St George’s’

[Written by Don Burgess] Wholesale changes in the Cup Match squad for St George’s was a desire from the club to bring in players who have the passion and will to fight. Captain Macai Simmons told Bernews, “That’s why there was a call for change because I needed different faces to get a different result from this past years.” The... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Cup Match Trial At St. George’s

Photos & Video: Cup Match Trial At St. George’s

Leading up to the selecting of a team last night, St. George’s Cricket Club held their Cup Match Trial on Saturday [July 28] at the Wellington Oval with prospective players taking to the field. The 13-minute live video replay is below:Selectors at the Somerset Cricket Club and St. George’s Cricket Club met last night after their respective Trial... Read more of this article