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Photos: 2022 Labour Day Celebrations

Photos: 2022 Labour Day Celebrations

The annual Labour Day celebrations were held today [Sept 5] with people gathering on Union Square to listen to speeches from the leaders of the various Unions before marching through Hamilton. You can view Bernews two-hour live replay of this morning here, and all our coverage of this year and past year’s Labour Day events by clicking here. Related... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: 2022 Queen’s Birthday Parade

Photos & Video: 2022 Queen’s Birthday Parade

[Updated] The annual Queen’s Birthday Parade is taking place this morning [June 4] on Front Street in Hamilton, featuring the pomp and pageantry of the marching units from the Royal Bermuda Regiment, Royal Bermuda Regiment Band & Corps of Drums, Bermuda Police Service, Royal Bermuda Regiment Junior Leaders and the Bermuda Sea Cadet Corps. Update... Read more of this article

Photos: 3D Look At Bermuda Day Parade

Photos: 3D Look At Bermuda Day Parade

The 3D pop up graphics below offer a unique look at the Bermuda Day parade, which saw Gombey troupes, dance groups, majorettes, marching bands, floats, and more make their way through the streets of Hamilton. You can view all our coverage of Bermuda Day here, view past 3D photo galleries here, and view ‘virtual art’ themed videos here on Bernews.TV. For... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Gombeys In Bermuda Day Parade

Photos/Video: Gombeys In Bermuda Day Parade

[Updated with video] Our fourth and final Bermuda Day Parade photo gallery is in keeping with the tradition of the Gombeys appearing at the end of events, with the final gallery featuring images showcasing the island’s iconic Gombeys, who thrilled the crowds with their performances. According to the parade order list, the Bermuda Day parade ended... Read more of this article

Photo Set #3: Bermuda Day Heritage Parade

Photo Set #3: Bermuda Day Heritage Parade

Thousands of people lined the streets — some setting up the night before — for the much anticipated Bermuda Day Heritage Parade in Hamilton, which marked the first parade since 2019, with the past two years affected by the pandemic. Participants including the Gombeys, dance groups, motocross riders and more, made their way past an enthusiastic... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: Bermuda Day Heritage Parade

Photo Set #2: Bermuda Day Heritage Parade

After a two year hiatus due to the Covid pandemic, thousands of people lined the streets for the always-popular Bermuda Day Heritage Parade, which started this afternoon on Front Street and lasted for more than five hours as the parade made its way through Hamilton in front of an enthusiastic crowd. You can view our first set of photos from the Parade here,... Read more of this article

Photo Set #1: Bermuda Day Heritage Parade

Photo Set #1: Bermuda Day Heritage Parade

Thousands of people lined the streets for the always-popular Bermuda Day Heritage Parade which saw Gombey troupes, dance groups, majorettes, and more make their way through the streets of Hamilton. The parade got underway this afternoon, following the cycling and half-marathon races, which were held earlier in the day. You can view our live updates... Read more of this article

Photos: Purvis Primary Bermuda Day Parade

Photos: Purvis Primary Bermuda Day Parade

[Updated with video] In order to celebrate Bermuda Day, the students at Purvis Primary School held a parade today [May 26] with the classes all showcasing a variety of themes: P2 West [Horse and Buggy], P1 East [Portuguese Culture], P3 East [African Dance], P6 West [Lighthouse Float], P1 West [Dominican Republic], P4 West [Bikers], P3 West [Cultures... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Tree Tops Bermuda Day Parade

Photos & Video: Tree Tops Bermuda Day Parade

The Bermuda Day celebrations have started, with Tree Tops II Preschool hosting a mini-marathon, followed by a rather cute parade today [May 26]. A spokesperson said, “Tree Tops II Preschool celebrated our 20th anniversary in September 2021 – and some of our floats reflect that. We have five classes of students aged between 18 months and 5 years... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: RBR Freedom Of City March

Photos & Video: RBR Freedom Of City March

The Royal Bermuda Regiment Freedom of the City of Hamilton parade was held this morning [June 26] in recognition of Armed Forces Day. A spokesperson previously said, “The Freedom of the city is an honour bestowed by a municipality upon a valued member of the community [in this case the Regiment]. It is an affirmation of the bond between a military... Read more of this article

Photo Set II: MarketPlace Christmas Parade

Photo Set II: MarketPlace Christmas Parade

MarketPlace held their modified Christmas Parade last night [Nov 29], with the parade starting at Shelly Bay MarketPlace, traveling through the City of Hamilton and ending at Heron Bay MarketPlace. You can view the first set of photos here, an aerial video showing the view from above here, and all our coverage of the Christmas Parade here. Related... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: MarketPlace Santa Claus Parade

Photos/Video: MarketPlace Santa Claus Parade

[Updated with photos] The streets of Hamilton are lined with people this evening [Dec 1] as crowds are out to watch the annual Marketplace Christmas Parade; an always popular event which features a wide array of groups. We will have a photo gallery later on, and in the meantime you can view our coverage of past Christmas parades here, and the live video... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: 2019 Remembrance Day Parade

Photos & Video: 2019 Remembrance Day Parade

[Updated with photos] Hundreds of people came out to honour war veterans and the fallen today [Nov 11] as the island marked Remembrance Day. The crowds lined Front Street near the Cenotaph at Cabinet Office as the small band of surviving veterans marched on parade alongside soldiers from the Royal Bermuda Regiment, and its Band & Corps of Drums,... Read more of this article