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Photos: Seniors Tea Party At Bermuda Institute

Photos: Seniors Tea Party At Bermuda Institute

Southampton East Central MP Zane DeSilva hosted a seniors tea party on Sunday afternoon at the Bermuda Institute. The event featured live entertainment, as well as food, prizes, and games; with special seniors being honoured during the event. Speaking at the event, Mr DeSilva said, “We had our 10th anniversary Seniors Tea Party. We started it... Read more of this article

Photos: MP DeSilva Hosts Back To School Event

Photos: MP DeSilva Hosts Back To School Event

Southampton East MP Zane DeSilva recently hosted the tenth annual Back To School Fun day at Southampton Rangers, providing school supplies and more for area children.The free event featured school related giveaways for residents and constituents of Southampton East, and as well as face painting, fun castles, train rides, ice cream, snowballs, hamburgers,... Read more of this article

Sousa & DeSilva On Hearing On Port Royal Costs

Sousa & DeSilva On Hearing On Port Royal Costs

“As a member of the PAC it was extremely disappointing to hear Opposition MP Zane DeSilva show no remorse or sense of wrongdoing in the Port Royal Golf Course redevelopment – a project that broke rules and went millions of dollars over budget,” MP Jeff Sousa said, while Mr DeSilva said he has “waited years to face his detractors”... Read more of this article

Video: “Finances & Home Ownership” Meeting

Video: “Finances & Home Ownership” Meeting

Member of Parliament for Southampton East, Zane DeSilva held a town hall meeting on Tuesday evening [Jan 19] at the Heron Bay School Hall to offer tips on simple money management and, saving money, sacrificing, and working hard so that one could someday acquire their first home. Speaking after the presentation, Mr DeSilva said, ” My executive... Read more of this article

“Personal Finances & Home Ownership” Meeting

“Personal Finances & Home Ownership” Meeting

Businessman and MP Zane DeSilva will be hosting a public meeting on ‘Personal Finances & Home Ownership’ at 7.30pm on January 19th at Heron Bay School Hall. The event flyer said, “Zane DeSilva invites you to a public meeting to discuss management of personal finances with a view to taking the first steps to owning your own home. “Many... Read more of this article

MP DeSilva Donates To Southampton Rangers

MP DeSilva Donates To Southampton Rangers

MP Zane DeSilva recently presented a cheque for $2,000 to the President of Southampton Rangers Sports Club Gerri Saltus, with Mr. Saltus saying “we will definitely put this to good use.” MP DeSilva said, “We know that Gerri and the club will put these funds to very good, productive use. They have infrastructure that certainly could... Read more of this article

MP Zane DeSilva: “I Could No Longer Serve”

MP Zane DeSilva: “I Could No Longer Serve”

“After months of careful consideration I came to the conclusion that I could no longer serve in a Shadow Cabinet led by Marc Bean,” Progressive Labour Party MP Zane DeSilva said this evening [Dec 3]. Mr DeSilva said, “For the sake of clarification, I wish to inform my constituents and the Bermudian public that last week, prior to the... Read more of this article

“Invest More Advertising Funds Into Tourism”

“Invest More Advertising Funds Into Tourism”

“The Progressive Labour Party is pleased to see the comments in the media from BTA CEO Bill Hanbury regarding the need for the OBA Government to invest more advertising funds into tourism in order to grow and revitalize Bermuda’s tourism industry,” Shadow Tourism Minister Zane DeSilva said. “The public should be well aware that... Read more of this article

“We Must Find A Way To Eradicate Gun Crime”

“We Must Find A Way To Eradicate Gun Crime”

“These incidents have been occurring for far too long in our communities and destroying our families” and “we must find a way to eradicate gun crime from our shores”, Southampton East MP Zane DeSilva said in the wake of the fatal shooting on Friday evening. “As the Member of Parliament for Southampton East, I am deeply... Read more of this article

PLP Pleased With Movement At Morgan’s Point

PLP Pleased With Movement At Morgan’s Point

“We are pleased to see that there seems to be movement on the Morgan’s Point project that will culminate in Phase one construction,” Shadow Tourism Minister Zane Desilva said. “Bermudians are hurting for employment and the sooner the project takes off the better. We anticipate that there will be a significant number of jobs in... Read more of this article

PLP Host Southampton Back To School Fun Day

PLP Host Southampton Back To School Fun Day

Southampton MP Zane Desilva recently hosted the ninth Annual Back To School Fun day at Southampton Rangers, providing school supplies, refreshments and fun and games for area children. A PLP spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Progressive Labour Party Southampton East Central/Constituency 29 Branch would like to thank our constituents and sponsors... Read more of this article

PLP Encourages BTA To Support Cup Match

PLP Encourages BTA To Support Cup Match

[Updated] The decision by the Bermuda Tourism Authority to drop their tourism booth at Cup Match citing budgetary constraints should be very disturbing to anyone who sees the value of this historic holiday to our tourism, said Shadow Tourism Minister Zane DeSilva, who encouraged the BTA to “reverse course and allocate some of their taxpayer... Read more of this article

Opinion: Rebuilding Bermuda’s Tourism Product

Opinion: Rebuilding Bermuda’s Tourism Product

[Opinion column written by Shadow Minister of Tourism Zane DeSilva] There has been a fair bit of discussion of late – largely emanating from the Bermuda Tourism Authority and its CEO Bill Hanbury – about the need for Bermuda to differentiate itself from the Caribbean. For the most part, Bermuda is a unique product not the least of which because... Read more of this article