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Photos & Video: ‘Live In Peace’ Celebration

Photos & Video: ‘Live In Peace’ Celebration

YouthVision Promotions held the ‘Osagi Bascome Live In Peace Gombey Celebration’ on Saturday evening [Sept 3] in St. George’s. Osagi Bascome was a well liked and respected footballer who was murdered last year. “This is a unity call to Bermuda to join together in unison to promote peace with the St. George’s community,” a spokesperson... Read more of this article

Wallpaper Wednesday: Gombey & Feathers

Wallpaper Wednesday: Gombey & Feathers

The latest design in Bernews’ weekly Wallpaper Wednesday series offers a unique look at one of the Bermuda’s iconic Gombeys, with an image adjusted to create a paint-like look set against feathers. The design is available in two sizes; a Facebook profile cover image and also in a vertical format, ideally sized for use as a mobile phone wallpaper,... Read more of this article

Crockwell Thanks Community For Support

Crockwell Thanks Community For Support

Desmond Crockwell thanked everyone who supported the Hamilton Parish “Live In Peace Gombey Celebration” event on Saturday [June 11]. Following the event, Desmond Crockwell told Bernews, “On behalf of YouthVision Promotions, I want to thank everyone who came out to promote peace through Hamilton Parish with us on Saturday evening. Special thanks... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Live In Peace Gombey Celebration

Photos/Video: Live In Peace Gombey Celebration

[Updated] YouthVision Promotion is hosting the Hamilton Parish “Live In Peace Gombey Celebration” event this evening [June 11] and you can tune in and watch it live. Desmond Crockwell previously said, “This celebration will honour the late Daemon Bell, a Bailey’s Bay Cricket Club family member who tragically lost his life in a senseless murder. “The... Read more of this article

“Live In Peace Gombey Celebration” On June 11

“Live In Peace Gombey Celebration” On June 11

YouthVision Promotion is inviting the public to the Hamilton Parish “Live In Peace Gombey Celebration” on Saturday [June 11]. Desmond Crockwell said, “This celebration will honour the late Daemon Bell, a Bailey’s Bay Cricket Club family member who tragically lost his life in a senseless murder. “The Gombeys will march from the... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Gombeys In Bermuda Day Parade

Photos/Video: Gombeys In Bermuda Day Parade

[Updated with video] Our fourth and final Bermuda Day Parade photo gallery is in keeping with the tradition of the Gombeys appearing at the end of events, with the final gallery featuring images showcasing the island’s iconic Gombeys, who thrilled the crowds with their performances. According to the parade order list, the Bermuda Day parade ended... 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 theme incorporating the island’s iconic Gombeys, who will — of course — be taking part in the upcoming Bermuda Day parade. For extensive coverage of Bermuda Day over the years – including over 6,000 photos and videos, history, unique... Read more of this article

Place’s Gombeys Celebrating 65th Anniversary

Place’s Gombeys Celebrating 65th Anniversary

The Place’s New Generation Gombeys will be celebrating their 65th anniversary this year and are set to take part in the Bermuda Day Parade. The Government posted the photo below online, saying, “Place’s New Generation Gombeys is celebrating their 65th Anniversary this year, and they’ll be in the Bermuda Day Parade! That’s a milestone... Read more of this article

Video: Bermuda Gombeys Open SailGP Event

Video: Bermuda Gombeys Open SailGP Event

The Bermuda SailGP presented by Hamilton Princess got underway today [May 14], and like all good events in Bermuda, it included an appearance from the island’s Gombeys, who made their way through the event village prior to the start of the event. The competition features teams from Great Britain, the United States, New Zealand, Australia, Canada,... Read more of this article

Marketplace Add Gombey & Poinciana Bags

Marketplace Add Gombey & Poinciana Bags

The Marketplace has added two more Bermuda-themed reusable bag collection; one featuring the island’s iconic Gombeys and another featuring the Royal Poinciana tree. Late last year, MarketPlace announced it would be “offering a 10-cent discount for each reusable bag presented and used at checkout as part of an overall commitment to becoming... Read more of this article

Artist Lance Tucker’s Gombey Inspired Artwork

Artist Lance Tucker’s Gombey Inspired Artwork

When Lance Tucker creates his Gombey Warrior inspired artwork, he feels as though he is facing his childhood fears. Mr Tucker remembers watching the Gombeys perform as a youngster and being terrified by the intricate masquerade of dancing and drumming, particularly the captains who would crack their whip. Now 52 years old, Mr Tucker is passionate about... Read more of this article

Photos: Gombeys At USATF Bermuda Games

Photos: Gombeys At USATF Bermuda Games

The USATF Bermuda Games saw world class track & field athletes including multiple Olympics medalists compete at the Flora Duffy Stadium, and like all good Bermuda events, it included an appearance from the island’s iconic Gombeys. The meet — which was televised internationally by NBC Sports — included top athletes from nations... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Gombeys Continue To Celebrate

Photos & Video: Gombeys Continue To Celebrate

The island’s iconic Gombeys continue to celebrate the New Year, and we caught up with the the H&H Gombey Troupe yesterday [Jan 3]. For photos and videos of more Gombey celebrations of the New Year, click here, for all our coverage of New Year celebrations, click here, and for more than 100 videos of Gombeys over the years, click here to visit... Read more of this article