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Swimmer Gets In Way Of Ferry, Police Called

Swimmer Gets In Way Of Ferry, Police Called

After a swimmer got in the way of a ferry as it was departing from the berth at Salt Kettle. the police were advised and a “unit was requested to try and locate the swimmer and investigate the dangerous incident.” A Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre spokesperson said, “Monday 10th October, 3:45 pm – The Ferry Georgia reported to Bermuda... Read more of this article

Govt: Bus & Ferry Service Resumed Operation

Govt: Bus & Ferry Service Resumed Operation

[Updated] The Ministry of Transport confirmed that “ferry service has resumed operation on a regular schedule” and said they “will provide an update later today on when the bus service will resume.” The ferry service had been suspended since September 21, and the bus service has been suspended since September 17. A Government... Read more of this article

‘We Need Buses & Ferries Back In Operation’

‘We Need Buses & Ferries Back In Operation’

“The OBA encourages both government and union leaders to show Bermuda that they serve the interests of everyone,” OBA MP Scott Pearman said, adding that “we need buses and ferries back in operation now.” Mr Pearman– the Shadow Minister for Legal Affairs and Transport – said, “We urgently need to resolve the... Read more of this article

Video: BIU Bus Division And Marine & Ports

Video: BIU Bus Division And Marine & Ports

The Bermuda Industrial Union [BIU] Bus Division and Marine & Ports Division are holding a press conference this afternoon [Sept 22], and we will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below. The island’s public transportation service is currently suspended, with the ferry service having been suspended since... Read more of this article

Video: Transport Minister On Bus & Ferry Service

Video: Transport Minister On Bus & Ferry Service

[Updated] Minister of Transport Lawrence Scott will be holding a press conference at 10.30am this morning [Sept 22], and we will be live streaming it below. The topic of the press conference was not stated, however it comes as the island’s public transportation service is suspended, with the ferry service having been suspended since yesterday... Read more of this article

No Bus And Ferry Service Again On Wed

No Bus And Ferry Service Again On Wed

“There will be no public bus and ferry service again tomorrow [Sept 22], the Government has confirmed. The ferry service has been suspended as of this morning [Sept 21] and the bus service has been suspended since Friday [Sept 17], with staff members of both services expressing concern about “health and safety concerns at work.” A... Read more of this article

Bus And Ferry Service “Will Be Interrupted”

Bus And Ferry Service “Will Be Interrupted”

Bus and ferry service “will be interrupted” tomorrow [Sept 21], the Ministry has confirmed, with the ferry service the latest to be impacted, with the bus service having been suspended since Friday. A spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Transport has advised that bus and ferry service will be interrupted tomorrow, 21 September 2021. “This... Read more of this article

Ferry Terminal Kiosk Closed Until Further Notice

Ferry Terminal Kiosk Closed Until Further Notice

The Hamilton Ferry Terminal Kiosk is closed until further notice “due to staff shortages,” the Government has advised. A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Marine and Ports Services is advising the public that due to staff shortages, the Hamilton Ferry Terminal Kiosk is closed until further notice. “Those looking... Read more of this article

Govt: Buses & Ferries Are Operating Today

Govt: Buses & Ferries Are Operating Today

The Government has confirmed that all buses and ferries are “operating as per schedule” today [Sept 1]. This follows after both the bus and ferry service were suspended on Monday and Tuesday due to industrial action by the BIU. Buses at the Hamilton terminal this morning: Related StoriesBus And Ferry Interruptions... Read more of this article

Minister: Extensive Refit Of Resolute Ferry

Minister: Extensive Refit Of Resolute Ferry

The fast ferry Resolute recently returned to Bermuda “after an extensive 9-month refit project at Gladding-Hearn shipyard in Boston” which “will extend the vessel’s life span by some 12 years,” Minister of Transport Lawrence Scott said in the House of Assembly today [July 16].The Minister said, “On 27th June 2021,... Read more of this article

Bus And Ferry Interruptions Are Anticipated

Bus And Ferry Interruptions Are Anticipated

“It is anticipated that the regular bus and ferry schedule will experience some interruptions” due to the current Work to Rule by the BIU, the Ministry said today. A Government spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Transport would like to advise the public that as a result of the current Work to Rule by the Bermuda Industrial Union,... Read more of this article

Hamilton Ferry Terminal Hours Of Operation

Hamilton Ferry Terminal Hours Of Operation

The Department of Marine & Ports Services said they wish to advise the public that effective Monday 7th June 2021, the Hamilton Ferry Terminal hours of operation for fare sales and services information are:Monday – Friday 7:00am-7:00pm Saturday/Sunday & Public Holidays 7:30am – 6:00pm“Please call 295-4506 for ferry service... Read more of this article

Ministry Update On Bus & Ferry Passes

Ministry Update On Bus & Ferry Passes

The Ministry of Transport is advising “that the following passes can be used/exchanged.” 1 Month PassApril 2021 passes will remain valid through 31 May 2021. May 2021 passes can be exchanged for a June pass at the Central Bus Terminal kiosk on or before 10 May 2021.3 Month PassSimilarly, three-month passes that include May 2021 can... Read more of this article