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Photos: KBB Holds 2023 ‘Great Big Clean-Up’

Photos: KBB Holds 2023 ‘Great Big Clean-Up’

Keep Bermuda Beautiful [KBB] recently wrapped up the 2023 Great Big Bermuda Clean-Up, removing more than 25,000 pounds of litter and illegally dumped bulk waste. A spokesperson said, “Keep Bermuda Beautiful recently wrapped up the 2023 Great Big Bermuda Clean-Up. The event was sponsored by BF&M and hosted during Earth Week from April 17th... Read more of this article

Photos: PHC Good Friday Run/Walk & Fun Day

Photos: PHC Good Friday Run/Walk & Fun Day

The Pembroke Hamilton Club [PHC]  held its annual Good Friday Run/Walk and Community Fun Day. A spokesperson said, “The Pembroke Hamilton Club’s annual Good Friday Run/Walk and Community Fun Day were back this year with a theme of ‘Healthier Living.’ The day started off with the race from Lindo’s Family Foods to PHC field. “Shock... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Gilbert Lamb Good Friday Event

Photos & Video: Gilbert Lamb Good Friday Event

St. David’s County Cricket Club hosted their annual Gilbert Lamb Day on Good Friday [April 7], with activities including the Grand Prix, games, running races and more. Good Friday celebrations took place at various locations across the island, and you can view all our photos and coverage of this year, and past years’ Good Friday celebrations... Read more of this article

Photos, Video & 360: Good Friday At Horseshoe

Photos, Video & 360: Good Friday At Horseshoe

Crowds of people made their way to Horseshoe Bay Beach today [April 7] to spend the Good Friday holiday enjoying themselves on the popular South Shore beach. We will have additional coverage of Good Friday later on, and in the meantime click here for all our past coverage of Good Friday. Related... Read more of this article

Photos: Bermuda Cultural Experience Event

Photos: Bermuda Cultural Experience Event

The Bermuda Cultural Experience event was held yesterday [April 5] in Victoria Park. Activities in the event included: Fishcake demonstration by UMAMI Bermuda. Kite making demonstration by Mr. Eugene O’Connor, the Kite Master. Old Fashion Games with X-treme Sports. International Fishcake Competition Persons of various nationalities put their... Read more of this article

Photos: Community Peace Walk Event Held

Photos: Community Peace Walk Event Held

The Community Peace Walk was held this weekend, with dozens of people taking part. A spokesperson said, “A diverse group of 60-odd people – pre-schoolers to 90-somethings – gathered on Saturday afternoon at the campus of the Bermuda College in preparation of the Community Peace Walk. An upbeat buzz was very much evident as people assembled,... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Pirates Of Bermuda Fundraiser

Photos & Video: Pirates Of Bermuda Fundraiser

[Updated with photos] The Bermuda Sloop Foundation [BSF] is holding their annual Pirates of Bermuda fundraising event today [March 18], with people ‘walking the plank’ into the waters of Hamilton Harbour to help raise money for a good cause and you can tune in and watch live below. Update | The live broadcast has concluded and the almost one-hour... Read more of this article

Photos: 2022 Christmas Events, Lights & More

Photos: 2022 Christmas Events, Lights & More

As Bermuda celebrates Christmas today, take a look back at over 1,000 photos from the various events that took place during the holiday season which included Santa arriving at the airport, Rockin’ Around the City Tree, MarketPlace Christmas motorcade, Holiday Fest in  Dockyard, the fireworks display, Christmas Boat Parade, various holiday markets,... Read more of this article

Photos/Video/360: Christmas Lights In West End

Photos/Video/360: Christmas Lights In West End

The island is lighting up with holiday cheer as the island gets set to celebrate Christmas, and you can take a look at some of the festive lights in the west end below. We will have additional galleries of the lights in other locations throughout this week, and you can view all our coverage of Christmas decorations here, and all our coverage of Christmas here. Related... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Santa In St. George’s Event

Photos & Video: Santa In St. George’s Event

The holiday festivities continued in the east end, with the “Santa’s Coming to Town” event held last night [Dec 3] in King’s Square in St. George’s, with music, entertainment, dancing, characters, the Gombeys and of course Santa Claus himself. Related... Read more of this article

Photos, Video, 360: International Day Of The Girl

Photos, Video, 360: International Day Of The Girl

An event celebrating the United Nations International Day of the Girl was held today [Nov 20] offering activities including robotics, boxing, rugby, chess, kickboxing, fencing, football, cricket and more. A spokesperson said, “We’re pleased to be able to put this event on again after a 2 year break. Many girls and families enjoy the afternoon and... Read more of this article

Photos, Video, 360: St George’s Seafood Festival

Photos, Video, 360: St George’s Seafood Festival

The St. George’s Seafood Festival was held this afternoon [Sept 18] at Ordnance Island, serving as a “showcase of Bermuda’s rich seafood culture all supported by a strong lineup of local entertainment and thrilling activities for kids of all ages.” A spokesperson  previously said, “The first annual St. George’s Seafood Festival will... Read more of this article

Photos, Video & 360: Pride Parade Block Party

Photos, Video & 360: Pride Parade Block Party

The 2022 Bermuda Pride Parade was held today [Aug 27], with a block party held at Victoria Park in the afternoon following after the Pride Parade, with an array of local entertainment being showcased. You can view coverage of some of the afternoon festivities below, view our live updates from today here, and all of Bernews coverage of this year and... Read more of this article

Photo Set #1: 2022 Bermuda Pride Parade Event

Photo Set #1: 2022 Bermuda Pride Parade Event

[Updated with video] The 2022 Bermuda Pride Parade event is being held today [Aug 27] in the City of Hamilton under a theme of “Love & Live”, with the day starting off with a parade, and a block party is being held this afternoon at Victoria Park and is set to continue until 5pm. Our first set of photos is below, the event is still underway,... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Somerset CC Marches The Cup

Photos & Video: Somerset CC Marches The Cup

The Somerset Cricket Club [SCC] held their ‘Marching of the Cup’ event this evening [Aug 6] to celebrate their victory over St George’s Cricket Club in the 2022 Cup Match Classic, with Somerset captain Jordan DeSilva, on horseback carrying the coveted cup, leading the way as enthusiastic Somerset fans followed. For... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: 2022 Bacchanal Run Event

Photos & Video: 2022 Bacchanal Run Event

The Bacchanal Run event was held yesterday evening [July 30] with revelers taking to the streets to enjoy themselves. A spokesperson previously explained the route would be “commencing on Frog Lane then travel northerly direction to Palmetto Road, then turn left and travel in a westerly direction along Palmetto Road and Marsh Folly Road to Dutton... Read more of this article