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Governor Appoints Aura Cassidy As Magistrate

Governor Appoints Aura Cassidy As Magistrate

Governor Rena Lalgie announced the appointment of Aura Cassidy as Magistrate with effect from 1 February 2024. Government House said, “This appointment follows an open and competitive recruitment process and a recommendation received from the Judicial and Legal Services Committee. The Governor said, “I am very pleased to announce Ms Cassidy’s... Read more of this article

Photos: Governor Visits Lefroy, Packwood Homes

Photos: Governor Visits Lefroy, Packwood Homes

Governor Rena Lalgie visited Lefroy House and Packwood Home in Sandys earlier this week, and thanked  the staff for all the work they do with the residents. Government House posted the images below and said, “Her Excellency the Governor and Mr Hawkins made their way to Sandys to visit with the staff and residents of Lefroy House & Packwood... Read more of this article

Governor Visits Sylvia Richardson Care Facility

Governor Visits Sylvia Richardson Care Facility

Governor Rena Lalgie visited residents and staff at the Sylvia Richardson Care Facility in St George’s. Government House said, “Her Excellency the Governor and Mr Hawkins made a special holiday trip to St. George’s to visit with residents and staff of Sylvia Richardson Care Facility. “Special thanks to Tracey Moore and the entire... Read more of this article

Governor Appoints Boundaries Commission

Governor Appoints Boundaries Commission

Governor Rena Lalgie has formally appointed members of the Boundaries Commission. A Government House spokesperson said, “HE the Governor, Ms Rena Lalgie, has formally appointed members of a Boundaries Commission as she is required to do before the end of 2024 by Section 53 of the Bermuda Constitution. “The members are: Chairman – Mr Mark... Read more of this article

Photos: King’s Birthday Party At Govt House

Photos: King’s Birthday Party At Govt House

Government House hosted a party to celebrate the 75th birthday of King Charles III. Government House posted the photos online below, and said, “Yesterday Her Excellency the Governor was joined by more than 400 guests at Government House to celebrate the 75th Birthday of His Majesty The King. Guests included first-time guests, online application winners,... Read more of this article

Governor Presented With King Charles Stamp

Governor Presented With King Charles Stamp

Governor Rena Lalgie received the Bermuda Post Office’s latest Commemorative Stamp which depicts King Charles III. A spokesperson said, “Earlier today [June 22], Minister of Tourism and the Cabinet Office, Vance Campbell presented Her Excellency the Governor, Ms Rena Lalgie with a framed portrait of the Bermuda Post Office’s [BPO] latest... Read more of this article

Photos: King’s Birthday Party Preparations

Photos: King’s Birthday Party Preparations

Preparations are being made for the King’s Birthday Garden Party, which Governor Rena Lalgie and Jacob Hawkins will host at Government House. Government House posted the photos online below, and said, “Preparations are being made for the Garden Party today in honour of His Majesty The King’s 75th birthday, which Her Excellency the Governor... Read more of this article

Photos: Govt House ‘Year End School BBQ’

Photos: Govt House ‘Year End School BBQ’

Governor Rena Lalgie welcomed students from Victor Scott Primary, Prospect Primary, Northlands Primary and Dellwood Middle Schools to celebrate their success in gardening and pickleball during the 2022-2023 school year. The Government House posted the photos online below, and said, “Gardening and Pickleball were a perfect match at the Government... Read more of this article

Students Present Pumpkin To Governor

Students Present Pumpkin To Governor

Governor Rena Lalgie welcomed a group of students to Government House on May 30th. Government House posted the photo below online, saying, “Her Excellency the Governor welcomed a core group of students to Government House on 30 May. The students have been learning about sustainable farming and harvesting as part of the Mirrors’ Field of Learning... Read more of this article

Easter Lilies To Be Sent To King Charles III

Easter Lilies To Be Sent To King Charles III

Governor Rena Lalgie helped pick Easter Lilies which will be sent via British Airways to King Charles III. Government House posted the photo below online, saying, “Her Excellency the Governor, Ms Rena Lalgie, continued the annual tradition of picking Easter Lilies which this year will be sent to His Majesty King Charles III. “The Easter... Read more of this article

Photos: 50th Anniversary Of Assassination

Photos: 50th Anniversary Of Assassination

The Governor and her ADC attended a ceremony in London while the Acting Governor and former ADCs laid wreaths at St. Peter’s Church graveyard in Bermuda to mark the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Governor Lt/Col Sir Richard Sharples and his ADC Captain Hugh Sayers. A spokesperson said “Yesterday [Friday 10 March 2023] marked the 50th... Read more of this article

Governor To Host King’s Birthday Reception

Governor To Host King’s Birthday Reception

Governor Rena Lalgie will host a reception celebrating the King’s 75th birthday at Government House on June, and if you would like to attend you can apply online. A Government House spokesperson said, “On Thursday 22 June 2023 Her Excellency the Governor will host a reception celebrating His Majesty the King’s 75th Birthday at Government House... Read more of this article

Christmas Message From Governor Rena Lalgie

Christmas Message From Governor Rena Lalgie

[Christmas message from Governor Rena Lalgie + Updated with video] Two years since being sworn into office, it has been a blessing in 2022 to have been able to experience more and more of Bermuda’s traditions and innovation. There has been tremendous Bermudian success in sports this year – as competitors and as hosts on the international stage.... Read more of this article

ICO Decision On Government House

ICO Decision On Government House

The Information Commissioner issued Decision 27/2022 in regards to the Office of the Governor. A spokesperson said, “On 17 November 2022, the Information Commissioner issued Decision 27/2022, Office of the Governor [Government House]. The Applicant had submitted a public access to information [PATI] request to inspect Government House’s records... Read more of this article

Deputy Governor To Read Throne Speech

Deputy Governor To Read Throne Speech

The Governor has tested positive for Covid, so Deputy Governor Tom Oppenheim will attend the Convening of the Legislature and read the Throne Speech this Friday. A spokesperson said, “Government House can advise that Her Excellency the Governor has tested positive for Covid-19. The Governor will continue to work remotely but will not be attending... Read more of this article

Governor Rena Lalgie Arrives In UK For Funeral

Governor Rena Lalgie Arrives In UK For Funeral

Governor Rena Lalgie has arrived in the United Kingdom for the funeral of Queen Elizabeth II; she will be attending the State Funeral, along with Premier David Burt. A Government House spokesperson said, “Her Excellency the Governor has arrived in the United Kingdom where she will join heads of state, heads of governments and other VIPs to take part... Read more of this article