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Provide Feedback On Draft Blue Prosperity Plan

Provide Feedback On Draft Blue Prosperity Plan

The consultation period for the Draft Plan ends on 31 December, so “make sure to make your voice heard and contribute to the future of Bermuda’s Ocean,” the Government said today. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Ocean Prosperity Programme [BOPP] continues offering many ways for everyone in Bermuda to provide feedback on how to best... Read more of this article

Three Sailors Rescued By Nearby Yacht

Three Sailors Rescued By Nearby Yacht

Three sailors — traveling from Massachusetts to Bermuda — were rescued after their 44 ft trimaran started taking on water approximately 250 miles north west of Bermuda. A Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre spokesperson said, “Sunday 04th December, 08:09 am – RCC Norfolk contacted RCC Bermuda regarding the 44 ft Trimaran Buddy which was... Read more of this article

Over 600 Sign Fishermen’s Association Petition

Over 600 Sign Fishermen’s Association Petition

Over 600 people have signed an online petition from the Fishermen’s Association calling to ‘Stop BOPP fishing closures.’ The petition states, “We, the undersigned, stand in support of Bermuda’s fishing industry and in preserving our important heritage. We demand that the Bermuda Government immediately halt all moves to... Read more of this article

Column: Sea Connection, Blue Economy & More

Column: Sea Connection, Blue Economy & More

[Opinion column written by Ryan Smith] Bermuda is known all over the world as an economical miracle. There is a second miracle that we live with daily though, albeit an unrecognized or rather underappreciated one. Connection to the wider world. This of course has a strong relationship with the first miracle. There are few comparatively sized and remote... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting December 3

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting December 3

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday Shipping Schedule: Week Starting December 3rd. On Monday the Oleander container ship is expected, on Tuesday the Somers Isles container ship will arrive, on Wednesday the LPG Penelope M LPG tanker is scheduled to arrive and... Read more of this article

Column: Fishing, BOPP, Consultation & More

Column: Fishing, BOPP, Consultation & More

[Opinion column written by PLP Senator Lindsay Simmons] Your Government believes it is essential to not only lay out the facts after the recent press conference held by the Fisherman’s Association of Bermuda. We also want to assure the public that, as your Government, we remain committed to listening to, respecting, and working in collaboration... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting November 26

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting November 26

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday November 26th. On Monday the Oleander container ship and the Norwegian Joy cruise ship are expected, on Thursday the Bermuda Islander container ship will arrive, and on Friday the MSC Seascape cruise ship is scheduled to... Read more of this article

Oil Tanker Diverts Due To Sick Crew Member

Oil Tanker Diverts Due To Sick Crew Member

An oil tanker – traveling from Singapore to Mexico – diverted to Bermuda to transfer a crew member suffering from a medical condition. A Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre spokesperson said, “Friday 18th November 2022, 1:10 am – Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre received notification from the ships management company, advising that... Read more of this article

Sailing Vessel Diverts Due To Sick Crew Member

Sailing Vessel Diverts Due To Sick Crew Member

A 49ft sailing vessel diverted to Bermuda to disembark a crew member suffering from severe dehydration due to sea sickness. A Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre spokesperson said, “Wednesday 16th November 2022, 2:00 pm – Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre, was advised that a crew member onboard the inbound 49ft sailing vessel Frog’s Leap, was... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting November 19

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting November 19

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday November 19th. On Monday the Oleander container ship, the Norwegian Joy cruise ship and the MT Grace oil products tanker are expected, on Tuesday the Somers Isles container ship will arrive, and on Thursday the Bermuda Islander... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting November 11

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting November 11

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Friday November 11th. On Friday the Insignia cruise ship is expected, on Sunday the Norwegian Pearl cruise ship will arrive, and on Monday the Oleander container ship and the Sirena cruise ship is scheduled to arrive. On Tuesday the... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting November 5

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting November 5

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday November 5th. On Saturday the Theo T cruise oil tanker is expected, on Sunday the Norwegian Pearl cruise ship will arrive, and on Monday the Oleander container ship and the Carnival Pride cruise ship are scheduled to arrive. On... Read more of this article

‘The Travel’ Features Bermuda’s Shipwrecks

‘The Travel’ Features Bermuda’s Shipwrecks

The Travel has featured Bermuda’s shipwrecks in an article titled “10 Deep Dives Into Bermuda’s Most Haunted Shipwrecks.” The Travel website said, “The Bermuda Triangle is chock-full of unexplained phenomena. Whether it’s Halloween or any time of year, spooks are here to steer sheer fear in its mythical sea of sailor’s tears.... Read more of this article