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Shipping Schedule: Week Starting May 8

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting May 8

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday May 8th.On Sunday the Oleander container ship is expected, on Monday the Mesabi oil products tanker will arrive, on Tuesday the Somers Isles container ship is scheduled to arrive, and on Thursday the Bermuda Islander container... Read more of this article

Pilot Boat Damaged After ‘Contact With Reef’

Pilot Boat Damaged After ‘Contact With Reef’

The Government vessel St. David “made contact with a reef” and “sustained damage,” the Government has confirmed A Government spokesperson said, “It has been confirmed by the Ministry that on Thursday, May 6th at 6:48am, while on a training exercise en route to North Rock Beacon, the Government vessel St. David made contact... Read more of this article

Virtual Classes: Science, Sound, Plants & More

Virtual Classes: Science, Sound, Plants & More

With schools closed to in-person learning due to the pandemic, the BIOS Ocean Academy education has been offering virtual classroom support to teachers and students. A spokesperson said, “In early April, when schools closed to in-person learning in Bermuda due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, the BIOS Ocean Academy education team began offering... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting May 1

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting May 1

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday May 1st.On Sunday the Oleander container ship is expected, on Tuesday the Mesabi oil products tanker will arrive, on Wednesday the BBC Diamond general cargo ship is scheduled to arrive, and on Thursday the Bermuda Islander... Read more of this article

New Ferry Schedule As Of May 3rd, 2021

New Ferry Schedule As Of May 3rd, 2021

Effective Monday 3rd May, the ferry service will operate under a revised schedule. A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Marine and Ports Services advises the public that effective Monday 3rd May, the ferry service will operate under a revised schedule. “Commuters are urged to familiarise themselves with the changes as they impact the... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting April 24

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting April 24

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday April 24th.On Sunday the Oleander container ship is expected, on Wednesday the Somers Isles container ship will arrive, on Thursday the Bermuda Islander container ship is scheduled to arrive and Mesabi oil products tanker... Read more of this article

BUEI Holds Voyages@Sea Online Events

BUEI Holds Voyages@Sea Online Events

The Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute [BUEI] recently presented Voyages @ Sea, a virtual 3-part series of complimentary 40-minute interactive presentations for kids ages 5-13. A spokesperson said, “On April 5th, 7th, and 9th, the Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute [BUEI] presented Voyages @ Sea, a virtual 3-part series of complimentary... Read more of this article

Hamilton Ferry Terminal Remains Closed

Hamilton Ferry Terminal Remains Closed

The Hamilton Ferry Terminal “will remain closed until further notice,” the Government said today. This morning, a Government spokesperson said, “Regular ferry service will be in operation from Tuesday, April 20th – Wednesday, April 28 with the exception of the routes listed below which will not be in service: Green Route:6:40am... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting April 17

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting April 17

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday April 17th.On Friday the Iberica Knutsen LNG tanker is expected, on Saturday the STI Brixton oil products tanker will arrive, and on Sunday the Oleander container ship is scheduled to arrive. On Tuesday the Somers Isles... Read more of this article

Island Boat Club Expands Fleet With Scout 195

Island Boat Club Expands Fleet With Scout 195

Island Boat Club – a boat membership program — has expanded its fleet with the purchase of a Scout 195 Sportfish boat. A spokesperson said, “The club made the decision in response to an uptick in interest and member registration over the past month. The 20ft centre console joins the club’s two Axopar 28 T-Tops to round out the... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting April 10

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting April 10

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday April 10th.On Monday the Oleander container ship is expected, and on Thursday the Bermuda Islander container ship is scheduled to arrive. The weekly shipping schedule, which is subject to change, follows below [PDF here]: Related... Read more of this article

East End Ferry To Leave Hamilton At 6pm

East End Ferry To Leave Hamilton At 6pm

There will be a special east end ferry service to assist people “who have been inconvenienced due to this afternoon’s bus service interruption,’ with the ferry scheduled to leave Hamilton at 6pm today [April 9] and arrive in St. George’s at 6.45pm. This follows after the Government advised at around 2pm today that there will be an... Read more of this article

“Kids On The Reef” Programme Held Virtually

“Kids On The Reef” Programme Held Virtually

Bermuda Zoological Society’s Kids On The Reef [KOTR] programme — sponsored by AXA XL — was held virtually due to the Island under lockdown last spring due to the Covid-19 pandemic. A spokesperson said, “Each Spring, for the past eight years, AXA XL has generously sponsored the Bermuda Zoological Society’s [BZS] Kids on the Reef [KOTR]... Read more of this article