Tag: St Georges

Deliverance Replica Damaged, But Re-Opens

Deliverance Replica Damaged, But Re-Opens

“After the one-two punch of Tropical Storm Fay and Hurricane Gonzalo, our Deliverance looked more like how we imagine Sea Venture,” the latest issue of the St. George’s Foundation newsletter said, adding that the Deliverance has now re-opened to visitors, with free admission to the main deck area only while repairs to the stern, below... Read more of this article

St. Georges Mayor: ‘Determined To Look Good’

St. Georges Mayor: ‘Determined To Look Good’

Post-hurricane clean up progress in St. George’s is in full swing, with Mayor of St. Georges Garth Rothwell saying that there is a cruise ship scheduled for next week, and “we are determined to show this old town can take on a hurricane and still look good one week later.” The Regatta cruise ship — an occasional caller to Bermuda... Read more of this article

“Mess Around” Saved After Hurricane Gonzalo

“Mess Around” Saved After Hurricane Gonzalo

The well known St. George’s fishing boat “Mess Around” has been resurrected after sinking at a dock in St. David’s during Hurricane Gonzalo. The vessel, owned by St George’s charter fisherman Joe Kelly, was back at its normal spot pictured below at its Ordnance Island with friends assisting with getting the vessel secure.... Read more of this article

Photos: House Wall Collapses During Gonzalo

Photos: House Wall Collapses During Gonzalo

A house in St George’s sustained serious damage in Hurricane Gonzalo, with one wall of the house collapsing entirely. Fortunately the property, which was not built using traditional Bermudian architecture, was empty during the storm. For all our coverage of Hurricane Gonzalo click here, and for our live blog where we are bringing you continuous... Read more of this article

“Haunted History” Event Set For November 1

“Haunted History” Event Set For November 1

Sponsored by the Bank of Bermuda Foundation, and with proceeds going to the St. George’s Foundation, ‘Haunted History’ is set to be held at the World Heritage Centre on November 1 from 7.00pm through 11.00pm. Calling for attendees to “come and celebrate Halloween in Ye Olde Ghost Town,” the event will offer food, treats,... Read more of this article

Karaoke Family Night Coming To The Square

Karaoke Family Night Coming To The Square

The Corporation of St. Georges Activities Committee will be hosting a Karaoke Family Night on Saturday, October 11 from 8pm to 11pm at King Square. Karaoke operator Ragin Bajan will there along with celebrity guest appearances. In case of rain, the venue will move to Pennos Wharf. There will be refreshments on sale and admission is free. Attendees are... Read more of this article

St George’s: “Most Beautiful Coastal Towns”

St George’s: “Most Beautiful Coastal Towns”

St. George’s has been named as one of the “Most Beautiful Coastal Towns” in the October issue of Travel + Leisure magazine, which described the east end town by saying, “The Town of Saint George dates back to the early 17th century. “Today, you can visit St. Peter’s, the oldest Anglican church in the Western Hemisphere,... Read more of this article

St. George’s To Recruit A Town Manager

St. George’s To Recruit A Town Manager

The Corporation of St. George elected members yesterday [Sept 26] announced the conclusion of a review which took place earlier this year, saying that they intend to recruit a Town Manager who will oversee the day-to-day operation of the Corporation of St. George office. The Corporation said, “After an in-depth look at the current structure... Read more of this article

Movies In The Square Continues On Sept 27

Movies In The Square Continues On Sept 27

The Corporation of St. George’s Activities Committee will be hosting its latest Movies in the Square event at Kings Square on September 27, 2014.The event will feature the screening of two films, including an 8.15pm showing of The Muppets: Most Wanted and a 10.15pm showing of The Other Woman. Official The Muppets: Most Wanted trailer:The synopsis... Read more of this article

Motorcycle & Car Collide In St. George’s

Motorcycle & Car Collide In St. George’s

Around 1pm on Sunday [Sept 14] first responders attended a reported two vehicle collision at the junction of The Sink Road and Tommy Fox Road in St. George’s. “It appears that a car was being driven along Tommy Fox Road and a motorcycle was being ridden along the same road when the vehicles collided at the junction,” a police spokesperson... Read more of this article


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