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“This Is A Significant Milestone For Bermuda”

“This Is A Significant Milestone For Bermuda”

“This is a significant milestone for Bermuda, particularly from a cultural and heritage standpoint,” Minister of Youth, Culture and Sport, Dr. Ernest Peets said in reference to SATA Azores Airlines launching air service between Bermuda and the Azores. A Government spokesperson said, “Today the Minister of Youth, Culture and Sport, Dr.... Read more of this article

Heritage Month Mini-Float Challenge Winners

Heritage Month Mini-Float Challenge Winners

The Department of Culture announced the winners of the first ever Heritage Month Mini-Float Challenge. “There were more than 50 entries for the Heritage Month competition, which exceeded all expectations for the inaugural event. The public can still view all the entries here. This year’s judges were former Director of Community and Cultural... Read more of this article

Over 50 Mini-Float Entries Available For Viewing

Over 50 Mini-Float Entries Available For Viewing

[Updated with video] More than 50 entries were submitted for the Heritage Month Mini-Float Challenge, and you can view them online or visit the Botanical Gardens where they will be on display at the Slat House tomorrow through Monday, May 31. A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Culture is pleased to announce that more than 50 entries... Read more of this article

Wallpaper Wednesday: Bermuda Day Gombeys

Wallpaper Wednesday: Bermuda Day Gombeys

The latest design in Bernews’ weekly Wallpaper Wednesday series features a Bermuda Day phone lock screen incorporating an image of the island’s iconic Gombeys.The design below is also available here as a Facebook profile cover image, and you can check back on Bernews every Wednesday for our latest free phone wallpaper download. To access... Read more of this article

Wallpaper Wednesday: Bermudian Resilience III

Wallpaper Wednesday: Bermudian Resilience III

The latest design in Bernews’ weekly Wallpaper Wednesday series features a phone lock screen incorporating the theme of ‘Bermudian Resilience’ — the 2021 Bermuda Day and Heritage Month theme — along with accents of the Bermudiana, Bermuda’s national flower.The design below is also available here as both a Twitter header and Facebook profile... Read more of this article

Registration Still Open For Cultural Conference

Registration Still Open For Cultural Conference

The Department of Culture is reminding the public that registration is still open for this weekend’s Bermuda Cultural Stakeholder Conference. A spokesperson said, “Happening Sunday, May 16 at 11.00 am, the summit will be carried live via Zoom, and is free to the public. The event will discuss some of the challenges and opportunities emerging... Read more of this article

Wallpaper Wednesday: Bermudian Resilience II

Wallpaper Wednesday: Bermudian Resilience II

The latest design in Bernews’ weekly ‘Wallpaper Wednesday’ series features a phone lock screen incorporating the theme of ‘Bermudian Resilience’ — the 2021 Bermuda Day and Heritage Month theme — along with accents of the Bermuda crest and a glimpse of the island’s iconic Gombeys.The design below is also available here... Read more of this article

Government Hosting Mini-Float Competition

Government Hosting Mini-Float Competition

The Department of Culture and the Kaleidoscope Arts Foundation invites individuals, students, families, charities and companies to participate in the mini-float competition as part of the Heritage Month activities. A Government spokesperson said, “Floats should reflect this year’s Heritage Month theme - “Bermudian Resilience”. To help... Read more of this article

Mini-Float Challenge For Heritage Month

Mini-Float Challenge For Heritage Month

In celebration of Heritage Month, the Department of Culture and the Kaleidoscope Arts Foundation is inviting people to sign up for the “Mini-Float Challenge”. The Bermuda Government posted the graphic below on social media, saying: “It’s Heritage Month, and the Department of Culture and the Kaleidoscope Arts Foundation invites individuals,... Read more of this article

Cultural Stakeholder Conference On May 16

Cultural Stakeholder Conference On May 16

The Department of Culture will host the Bermuda Cultural Stakeholder Conference on Sunday, May 16, with the Department explaining that it “will be held via Zoom, is free to the public and will serve as the formal launch of Bermuda’s National Cultural Heritage Policy.” A Government spokesperson said, “The forum will also provide an... Read more of this article

Wallpaper Wednesday: ‘Bermudian Resilience’

Wallpaper Wednesday: ‘Bermudian Resilience’

The latest design in Bernews’ weekly Wallpaper Wednesday series allows you to celebrate the 2021 Heritage Month and Bermuda Day theme of ‘Bermudian Resilience’, with a phone lock screen incorporating the term along with the Bermuda crest.The design below is also available here as both a Twitter header and Facebook profile cover... Read more of this article

Minister Lovitta Foggo On 2020 Heritage Month

Minister Lovitta Foggo On 2020 Heritage Month

[Ministerial statement by Minister of Labour, Community Affairs and Sports Lovitta Foggo] Mr. Speaker, May is a time when the whole of Bermuda traditionally looks forward to celebrating Heritage Month. It is the time of year when Bermudians come together to celebrate our heritage, our culture, our family connections, our national pride and our national... Read more of this article

Heritage Month Theme: “We Are Bermudian”

Heritage Month Theme: “We Are Bermudian”

This year’s Heritage Month theme is “We are Bermudian” and the Bermuda Day theme is “Celebrating our Caribbean Connections.” This was announced in the House of Assembly today [Feb 14] by Minister of Labour, Community Affairs and Sports Lovitta Foggo who said, “Heritage Month is a celebratory time when all Bermudians... Read more of this article