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Governor Lalgie Welcomes Faith Leaders

Governor Lalgie Welcomes Faith Leaders

Governor Rena Lalgie welcomed faith leaders to Government House today [March 22] “in order to share their insights on the strength and diversity of faith communities in Bermuda.”Government House said, “This morning Governor Lalgie was delighted to welcome the Emir Saleem Talbot [Imam of the Bermuda Islamic Cultural Centre] and Bishop... Read more of this article

Governor & Deputy Governor Receive 2nd Dose

Governor & Deputy Governor Receive 2nd Dose

Governor Rena Lalgie and Deputy Governor Alison Crocket received their second dose of the Covid-19 vaccine this morning [Feb 27] at the Bermuda College. Government House posted the photos below online, saying, “This morning the Governor and Deputy Governor received their second Pfizer COVID-19 vaccination with the Department of Health at the Bermuda... Read more of this article

Governor Rena Lalgie Visits Warwick Camp

Governor Rena Lalgie Visits Warwick Camp

The Governor and Commander-in-Chief of the Royal Bermuda Regiment Rena Lalgie visited Warwick Camp yesterday [Feb 15] afternoon as the Royal Bermuda Regiment [RBR] began the first of two intensive recruitment camp training programmes for their newest recruits. During the visit, the Governor toured the facility with the Commanding Officer of the Royal... Read more of this article

Governor & Deputy Governor Receive Vaccine

Governor & Deputy Governor Receive Vaccine

The Governor and Deputy Governor received their first dose of the Covid-19 vaccine this morning [Feb 6] at the Vaccination Centre in Prospect. Government House posted the photos below online, saying, “This morning the Governor and Deputy Governor received their first Pfizer Covid-19 vaccination with the Department of Health at the Police Recreation... Read more of this article

Christmas Message From Governor Rena Lalgie

Christmas Message From Governor Rena Lalgie

[Updated wih video + Christmas message from Governor Rena Lalgie] We started 2020 with worrying news. News of people we did not know; suffering in cities most of us had never heard of. When sometimes it seems like there is so much going wrong in the world, speaking personally, it can be all too easy to disengage. If there is one thing that 2020 has... Read more of this article

Video: Police & Regiment Escort New Governor

Video: Police & Regiment Escort New Governor

Governor Rena Lalgie arrived in Bermuda on Sunday evening [Dec 13], and was escorted to Government House by the Bermuda Police Service and the Royal Bermuda Regiment. She was officially sworn-in the day after her arrival, and following the ceremony, Governor Lalgie — the first Black and female Governor in Bermuda’s history — said, “It is a privilege... Read more of this article

Premier Virtually Meets With Governor Lalgie

Premier Virtually Meets With Governor Lalgie

Premier David Burt met with Bermuda’s new Governor Rena Lalgie following her swearing in earlier today [Dec 14], with the meeting apparently held via video conferencing. Governor Lalgie arrived on the island with her family on Sunday night, and Government House noted that they are “in quarantine at Government House in compliance with the... Read more of this article

Governor Rena Lalgie Arrives In Bermuda

Governor Rena Lalgie Arrives In Bermuda

[Updated] Bermuda’s new Governor Rena Lalgie arrived on the island last night [Dec 13] and is currently in quarantine at Government House, with Governor Lalgie set to be sworn in “during a closed event” held at Government House today. Government House said, “Her Excellency the Governor, Rena Lalgie, arrived on the island with her... Read more of this article

Video: Governor Rankin Gives Farewell Speech

Video: Governor Rankin Gives Farewell Speech

[Updated] Governor John Rankin recently released a farewell speech as he makes way for the appointment of Rene Lalgie, saying he has been “privileged to serve as Governor of this beautiful island.” The appointment of Ms Lalgie will mark the first time in Bermuda’s history that we will have a female Governor, and also the first time... Read more of this article

Photos: Queen’s Certificates & Badges Presented

Photos: Queen’s Certificates & Badges Presented

Governor John Rankin recently presented the Queen’s Certificates and Badges of Honour to members of the community who had received their Awards in the Queen’s New Year and Birthday Honours List 2020. Government House posted the photos below online and said, “On 18 and 19 November 2020 His Excellency the Governor was delighted to present Queen’s... Read more of this article

School Gardens Programme At Govt House

School Gardens Programme At Govt House

Governor John Rankin thanked everyone who participated in the School Gardens Programme at Government House, saying it helps “young students to develop their skills and confidence.” Government House posted the photos below on social media, saying: “In early November. the Governor was pleased to welcome members of the Garden Club of... Read more of this article

Governor John Rankin Purchases First Poppy

Governor John Rankin Purchases First Poppy

Governor John Rankin purchased the first Poppy from Carol Everson of the Bermuda Legion Charity and World War Two Veteran, Donald Jolliffe. Government House posted the photos below on Facebook, saying: “On the morning of Tuesday, 13 October, the Governor welcomed Carol Everson of the Bermuda Legion Charity and World War Two Veteran, Donald Jolliffe,... Read more of this article

Governor Rankin Congratulates Premier Burt

Governor Rankin Congratulates Premier Burt

The Governor John Rankin congratulated the Premier David Burt on the results of the General Election. Government House posted online saying: “This afternoon the Governor was pleased to receive the Premier of Bermuda, the Hon E David Burt JP, MP to Government House. The Governor congratulated the Premier on the results of the General Election and said... Read more of this article