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Govt: Traveler Quarantine Rules Now In Effect

Govt: Traveler Quarantine Rules Now In Effect

The “mandatory supervised quarantine for non-immunised travelers arriving in Bermuda by air takes effect today,” the Government said. A Government spokesperson said, “The Ministry of National Security takes this opportunity to advise the public of the quarantine guidelines for non-immunised persons. “As a reminder, the mandatory... Read more of this article

Video: Teen Creates Happy Father’s Day Slideshow

Video: Teen Creates Happy Father’s Day Slideshow

An uplifting Happy Father’s Day slideshow video — featuring a number of fathers and their children — was created by 13-year-old Essien Douglas, who runs the YouTube channel Emoney Extreme TV. Shown as part of the special Father’s Day broadcast hosted by his dad Dr Ty Douglas, the song used in the video was written and performed... Read more of this article

Govt: Travel Authorisations, Exemptions & More

Govt: Travel Authorisations, Exemptions & More

The Government said they are “aware of persons who are having issues with getting Travel Authorisations resulting in several people not being able to board flights to Bermuda.” A spokesperson said, “It is important to note that no Bermudian will be denied the ability to return home, and the Government has told the airlines serving... Read more of this article

Video: Car Rally To Save West End School

Video: Car Rally To Save West End School

A motorcade was held on Saturday [June 19] to show support for West End Primary School, which is one of the schools which may possibly be closed as part of the Parish Primary School proposal.The proposal involves reducing the amount of primary schools we have from 18 to 10, with an aim to “deliver 21st century learning facilities.” As... Read more of this article

Most Local Restrictions Ended At 5am Today

Most Local Restrictions Ended At 5am Today

Most local Covid-19 restrictions ended at 5.00am today [June 20], with only rules regarding mask wearing in indoor public places and restrictions on large groups to remain in place. Speaking at Tuesday’s [June 15] press conference, Premier David Burt said, “All local restrictions, with the exception of two rules regarding mask wearing in indoor... Read more of this article

Photos: Ocean View Golf Course Logo Unveiled

Photos: Ocean View Golf Course Logo Unveiled

The Ocean View Golf Club unveiled their logo, which was designed by 18-year-old student Ayanna Peniston. A spokesperson said, “The Ocean View Golf Club unveiled the new Ocean View Golf Course logo. On February 19th, the executive decided to put the idea out to the various schools and general public. “Red Laser owner Mr Joseph Calauro generously... Read more of this article

Photos: Father Of Year Essay Contest Winners

Photos: Father Of Year Essay Contest Winners

The Ministry of Education, in partnership with the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc held the fourth Father of the Year Essay competition, which honoured eight fathers. A Government spokesperson said, “Father’s Day is this Sunday, June 21, and to celebrate fathers and all they do for their children, Primary 5 and Primary 6 students in the Bermuda... Read more of this article

Video: Sunday June 20th ‘Good News’ Spotlight

Video: Sunday June 20th ‘Good News’ Spotlight

News that Gibbons Company announced that Tony Thompson has been appointed as CEO, Justin Cann was named Raleigh Bermuda’s Volunteer of the Year, Special Olympians Bridget Marshall, Micah Lambert and Eden Woollery qualified for the 2022 USA Summer Games in Florida, and BDA Pilates has opened in Hamilton were all some of the positive news stories from... Read more of this article

Video: Dr. Douglas Hosts Father’s Day Special

Video: Dr. Douglas Hosts Father’s Day Special

In recognition of Father’s Day, Dr. Ty-Ron Douglas will be hosting the So Amazing Life Today pre-Father’s Day special broadcast this evening [June 19] at 6.00pm. Dr. Douglas will partner with his dad Stan Douglas to once again host the online event. Last year, popular Bermudian father Dwayne Caines and recording artist Duawne Starling were guests... Read more of this article

Video: Zeiko Lewis Scores, Named Man Of Match

Video: Zeiko Lewis Scores, Named Man Of Match

Bermuda’s Zeiko Lewis scored for Charleston Battery as they played to a 2-1 victory against Miami FC, and was named the USL Championship Man of the Match with the organisation saying, “Lewis produced a sublime finish for the Battery’s opening goal and looked dangerous on the ball.” The USL match report said, “The Charleston Battery... Read more of this article

Three Athletes Qualify For Summer Games

Three Athletes Qualify For Summer Games

Minister of Youth, Culture and Sports Dr. Ernest Peets recently congratulated the three Special Olympian athletes that qualified for the 2022 USA Summer Games in Orlando, Florida. The three qualifying players include tennis player Bridget Marshall, tennis player Micah Lambert, and equestrian Eden Woollery.Eden WoolleryBridget MarshallMicah Lambert-... Read more of this article

Minister On Summer Learning Programmes

Minister On Summer Learning Programmes

The Department of Education will be holding summer programmes for students to “help make up for the lost number of school days they have experienced during the past school year,” Minister of Education Diallo Rabain said. Speaking in the House of Assembly, the Minister said, “The Covid-19 pandemic has affected educational systems... Read more of this article

Video: June 19th Bernews Morning Newsflash

Video: June 19th Bernews Morning Newsflash

No new confirmed Covid-19 cases, Delta variant identified in Bermuda, Bermuda’s WHO status upgraded to ‘Sporadic Cases’, Dr. Ty-Ron Douglas to host Father’s Day live broadcast at 6pm today, Minister David Burch provides update on Wantley House, National Heroes Day holiday weekend policing, $223,000 presented to clubs & organisations, 566... Read more of this article