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Jay Donawa Wins Colin Smith Road Race

Jay Donawa Wins Colin Smith Road Race

The Customs Department held its Annual Colin A. Smith Road Race in St David’s as part of Customs Week, with Jay Donawa racing to victory. A spokesperson said, “The Customs Department, as part of Customs Week 2023, held its Annual Colin A. Smith Road Race in St David’s on Wednesday, 25 January. The event saw the Customs Department and fellow... Read more of this article

Adrian Roach: ‘I’m Calling It My Bulldozer Year’

Adrian Roach: ‘I’m Calling It My Bulldozer Year’

[Written by Stephen Wright] Adrian Roach says he is ready for his “bulldozer year” as he builds towards his dream of reaching the Olympic Games in Paris next year. The 20-year-old has several amateur tournaments on the horizon as he looks to become the first Bermudian boxer to qualify for the Olympics since light middleweight Quinn Paynter at the... Read more of this article

AM Best Affirms North End Re Credit Ratings

AM Best Affirms North End Re Credit Ratings

AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating [FSR] of A- [Excellent] and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating [Long-Term ICR] of “a-” [Excellent] of North End Re Ltd. [Bermuda] A statement from the ratings agency said, “AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating [FSR] of A- [Excellent] and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating [Long-Term... Read more of this article

Ministry: 7 Bus Runs Cancelled On Friday

Ministry: 7 Bus Runs Cancelled On Friday

The Ministry released the list of bus cancellations for this morning [Jan 27] with the list indicating that there are seven bus runs cancelled so far today.  Read More →

AXIS Capital’s 2022 Fourth Quarter Results

AXIS Capital’s 2022 Fourth Quarter Results

AXIS Capital Holdings Limited announced financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2022. A spokesperson said, “Net income available to common shareholders for the fourth quarter of 2022 was $41 million, or $0.48 per diluted common share, compared to net income available to common shareholders of $197 million, or $2.31 per diluted... Read more of this article

Guided Walk At Southlands Park On Saturday

Guided Walk At Southlands Park On Saturday

The Bermuda Audubon Society and the Bermuda National Trust will hold a guided walk at Southlands Park in Warwick on Saturday [January 28]. The walk, starting at 8.30 am, is free for members of both groups. Non-members are encouraged to donate. A flyer for the event reads: “Birds, trees, plants, history and whimsy – all in one place. What could be... Read more of this article

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: Jan 26 2023

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: Jan 26 2023

January 26 saw 0 shares trade on the Bermuda Stock Exchange. The BSX finished at 2,273.19, even on the day. There were 0 advances, 0 declines, and 68 remained unchanged. The full report for the day is available here [PDF].  Read More →

Wells Ranked 11th In Championship Scorers

Wells Ranked 11th In Championship Scorers

Nahki Wells is currently ranked as the 11th top scorer in the English Championship League, which is the second-highest overall in the English football league system, after the Premier League. The Bermudian footballer, who has scored nine goal so far this season, recently signed a new two-year deal at Bristol City, with the club calling him a “fantastic... Read more of this article

Summit Early Bird Registration To End On Jan 27

Summit Early Bird Registration To End On Jan 27

Potential attendees of the Bermuda Business Development Agency’s [BDA] second annual Bermuda Risk Summit, being held at the Hamilton Princess & Beach Club from March 6-8, are reminded the early bird registration price will end tomorrow [Jan 27]. A spokesperson said, “Included in the early bird price are keynote breakfasts, networking breaks... Read more of this article

Photos: Demeter Leader Leaves Bermuda

Photos: Demeter Leader Leaves Bermuda

After paying a visit to the island, carrier ship Demeter Leader recently departed Bermuda. MarineTraffic.com says, “Demeter Leader is a vehicles carrier that was built in 2009 and is sailing under the flag of Japan. Her carrying capacity is 20019 t DWT and her current draught is reported to be 7.6 meters. Her length overall is 199.94 meters... Read more of this article

30 Minute Video: Jan 26 ZBM Evening News

30 Minute Video: Jan 26 ZBM Evening News

With an aim to expand the way they deliver their news to the community, the Bermuda Broadcasting Company is continuing to live stream their evening news programme online for viewers both on the island and abroad. The live video will begin at 7.00pm, and play to 7.30pm, and then the replay will be available:  Read More →

New ‘Fudgesicle’ Children’s Book Released

New ‘Fudgesicle’ Children’s Book Released

Minister Tinee Furbert has released a new children’s book, Fudgesicle, which features a young girl’s introduction to a chocolate-flavored Bermuda fudgesicle, with illustrations by Bermudian artist Gherdai Hassell. The book is described as: “Fudgesicle is a colorful, positive, upbeat story of a young girl’s introduction to a chocolate-flavored... Read more of this article

Plans To Revive Women’s Basketball League

Plans To Revive Women’s Basketball League

[Written by Stephen Wright] Female basketball players are encouraged to join weekly training sessions at The Centre in Angle Street, Hamilton. Shari Scott, a basketball enthusiast, has been holding weekly scrimmages from 6 pm to 7.30 pm for up to 12 players and hopes to launch a 3v3 league in April or May. The 35-year-old said players of all ages and... Read more of this article