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Photos & Video: Gombeys Celebrate New Year

Photos & Video: Gombeys Celebrate New Year

As is traditional, various Gombey troupes are making their way around the island today [Jan 1] to celebrate the New Year, and we caught up with one troupe in St George’s and another troupe making a special visit to the Devonshire home of two centenarian sisters, Glorice Brimmer and Ruby Sampson, who were both delighted by the special performance... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Large Gingerbread House

Photos & Video: Large Gingerbread House

Cambridge Beaches recently unveiled their 2021 gingerbread house, with the creation requiring a long list of ingredients and three weeks to complete. The gingerbread house is currently on display in front of the De Shields Pop-Up Bistro, located in the main house at Cambridge Beaches. Depending on humidity levels, it is expected to be available until... Read more of this article

Toronto Star Highlights Actor Daren A. Herbert

Toronto Star Highlights Actor Daren A. Herbert

Bermudian Daren A. Herbert will see the second season of his series ‘Pretty Hard Cases’ hit television screens next month, and the Toronto Star has highlighted the actor’s experience on set in the lead up to the release. The story said, “One of the first things Daren A. Herbert did when he met Adrienne C. Moore, who’s one of... Read more of this article

20 Minute Video: Gombeys Celebrate Christmas

20 Minute Video: Gombeys Celebrate Christmas

As has been the tradition for many years, the Gombeys are out making their rounds, helping the island to celebrate the holiday season, with multiple groups traveling across the island today. The island’s preeminent folk art, Gombeys traditionally span the island on Boxing Day and other holidays with the groups growing larger through the day as Bermudians... Read more of this article

Review: New Africa Muslim Bakery

Review: New Africa Muslim Bakery

[Written by Dale Butler] The new bakery takeout featuring Halal Broasted Chicken opened in July with a staff of seven. It is operated by Owners/Managers Clinton Muhammad and Hassan Salaam in the centre of The Heartbeat of Hamilton on the corner of Court and Dundonald Streets, in a bright yellow building. Formerly Zaki’s Bakery, operated by the venerable... Read more of this article

20 Minute Video: Bermuda Christmas Lights

20 Minute Video: Bermuda Christmas Lights

Merry Christmas! We want to wish everyone a happy and safe holiday, and for those who may have been unable to see many of the Christmas lights around the island, we will broadcast a 20 minute video at 8.00pm this evening [Dec 25] here on our website, as well as on Bernews Facebook, YouTube and Twitter accounts.It will not include any news, people,... Read more of this article

Photos: 2021 Christmas Day At Elbow Beach

Photos: 2021 Christmas Day At Elbow Beach

After being cancelled last year due to both the Covid-19 restrictions and hurricane damage to the public access area, the Christmas Day celebrations were back this year at Elbow Beach today [Dec 25] with people spending the holiday celebrating on one of Bermuda’s most popular beaches. Notwithstanding the cancellation last year, the annual Christmas... Read more of this article

Photos: 3D Look At Bermuda Christmas Lights

Photos: 3D Look At Bermuda Christmas Lights

The island is in the festive spirit with a range of Christmas lights and decorations to be seen, with lights flickering on trees, buildings, streets, residential homes and more. You can view all our coverage of the Christmas decorations here, and all our coverage of Christmas here, and you take a look at some virtual 3D popup images below.Related... Read more of this article

Photos, Video & 360: Bermuda Christmas Lights

Photos, Video & 360: Bermuda Christmas Lights

The island is adorned with lights and displays in celebration of the Christmas season, with the sights including homes and buildings decorated with multi-coloured lights, outdoor ornaments, popular festive characters, and much more.You can view our first set of photos of Christmas lights here, all our coverage of Christmas decorations here, and all... Read more of this article

Video: Northlands Primary 12 Days Of Christmas

Video: Northlands Primary 12 Days Of Christmas

The staff from Northlands Primary have created a ’12 Days of Christmas’ video in order to spread Christmas cheer to people across the island. A spokesperson said, “As a part of the Northlands Primary Christmas lip sync production, the staff have created a 12 Days of Christmas video to help spread some Christmas cheer to Bermuda.”Related... Read more of this article

Black Pony Gallery Features Meredith Andrews

Black Pony Gallery Features Meredith Andrews

Black Pony Gallery is currently presenting Island Rock Fever, a series of digital photographs by Bermudian artist Meredith Andrews. A spokesperson said, “Black Pony Gallery is pleased to present Island Rock Fever, a series of digital photographs by Bermudian artist Meredith Andrews. This online solo exhibition features nine original provocative artworks.... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Family’s Home Christmas Village

Photos & Video: Family’s Home Christmas Village

The Smith family has created a beautiful Christmas display measuring 30 feet long, seven feet tall, and eight feet wide and utilizing approximately 2,000 pieces, with the creation including a working movie theatre, music, lights, a moving train, and more. The endeavour is a joint venture between mother and son, Jane Smith and Roger Smith, and carries... Read more of this article

Music Review: The Bermuda Carolers

Music Review: The Bermuda Carolers

[Written by Dale Butler] The Department of Community & Cultural Affairs should be congratulated for finding safe windows to highlight Bermuda’s musical talent on the front steps of the City Hall & Arts Centre [CHAC]. The introduction was timely and much appreciated.Bermuda is no stranger to foreign a cappella groups like the world famous... Read more of this article