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Cup Match Holiday Marine Safety Advisory

Cup Match Holiday Marine Safety Advisory

As Bermuda heads out on the water this Cup Match holiday weekend, the Royal Bermuda Regiment Coastguard is reminding the public to “keep their safety and the safety of the public in mind.” A Focus on Anti-Social Behaviour A spokesperson said: “The Coast Guard will work to address anti-social behaviour over the holiday weekend, with a focus... Read more of this article

Soldiers Graduate From UK Officers’ School

Soldiers Graduate From UK Officers’ School

A pair of Royal Bermuda Regiment soldiers have completed a UK course designed to “turn them into a new generation of officers at Warwick Camp.” “Officer Cadet Corrie Cross, a 22-year-old intern architect, said the eight-week programme at the prestigious Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, had laid the groundwork for her career as a leader,” ... Read more of this article

Photos: Soldiers Complete Recruit Camp

Photos: Soldiers Complete Recruit Camp

The newest recruits to the Royal Bermuda Regiment have successfully completed two weeks of training. The rookie soldiers battled a range of challenges over Recruit Camp – and said they looked forward to continuing their military education. Private Keijah Lee,18, said he joined the RBR straight after graduation from the Berkeley Institute in Pembroke. He... Read more of this article

Photos: Governor Visits Regiment Recruit Camp

Photos: Governor Visits Regiment Recruit Camp

[Updated] Governor Rena Lalgie made an official visit to the Royal Bermuda Regiment today [July 12] to meet its latest recruits. Government House posted the photos online, saying, “Her Excellency the Governor made an official visit to the Royal Bermuda Regiment today to meet its latest recruits. Ms Lalgie was delighted to visit the troops in the field... Read more of this article

Minister Renee Ming Visits RBR Trainees

Minister Renee Ming Visits RBR Trainees

National Security Minister Renee Ming visited this year’s newest Royal Bermuda Regiment trainees who are participating in the annual summer recruit camp. A Government spokesperson said, “Yesterday [July 5], the Minister of National Security, the Hon. Renee Ming visited this year’s newest Royal Bermuda Regiment [RBR] recruits who are participating... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: RBR Freedom Of City March

Photos & Video: RBR Freedom Of City March

The Royal Bermuda Regiment Freedom of the City of Hamilton parade was held this morning [June 26] in recognition of Armed Forces Day. A spokesperson previously said, “The Freedom of the city is an honour bestowed by a municipality upon a valued member of the community [in this case the Regiment]. It is an affirmation of the bond between a military... Read more of this article

Freedom Of The City For Armed Forces Day

Freedom Of The City For Armed Forces Day

In recognition of Armed Forces Day, the Royal Bermuda Regiment has been granted the Freedom of the City of Hamilton, and will parade though the city on Saturday morning [June 26]. A spokesperson said, “The Freedom of the city is an honour bestowed by a municipality upon a valued member of the community [in this case the Regiment]. It is an affirmation... Read more of this article

Coast Guard To Be Out For Heroes Day Weekend

Coast Guard To Be Out For Heroes Day Weekend

Soldiers from the Royal Bermuda’s Regiment’s Coast Guard will be “out on the water in force” over the holiday weekend. Captain Jeff Patterson, the officer commanding the RBR Coast Guard, said full-time members would be reinforced with Reserve soldiers and members of the Bermuda Police Service. Capt. Patterson added: “There will be... Read more of this article

Queen’s Birthday: RBR, BPS, Customs, BFRS

Queen’s Birthday: RBR, BPS, Customs, BFRS

On Thursday afternoon [June 10] the Royal Bermuda Regiment, Bermuda Police Service, Customs Department and Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service paid tribute to Her Majesty The Queen, in recognition of her official birthday. The Bermuda Police Service posted the photos below online, saying, “At 5pm Thursday, 10th June 2021 the Royal Bermuda Regiment,... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Royal Canadian Air Force Visits

Photos & Video: Royal Canadian Air Force Visits

A Royal Canadian Air Force aircraft paid a visit to Bermuda yesterday [June 10], stopping by the LF Wade International Airport in the afternoon.The Government of Canada website says, “The CC-177 Globemaster III strategic airlifter transports troops, cargo and oversized combat equipment. Rapid, reliable and flexible, it is equipped with advanced... Read more of this article

Photos: US Air Force Visits Bermuda’s Airport

Photos: US Air Force Visits Bermuda’s Airport

An American military aircraft recently visited the island, with the United States Air Force [USAF] C-130 Hercules touching down in Bermuda on Thursday and departing on Friday. The aircraft had the words ‘St Joseph’ and ‘Missouri Air Guard’ on it, so it appears to be connected with the 139th Airlift Wing located at Rosecrans Air... Read more of this article

Photos: RBR Soldiers Train In North Carolina

Photos: RBR Soldiers Train In North Carolina

Soldiers who aspire to command roles are being put through the mill in a tough two-week test of their skills at a US Marine base. About 30 soldiers and instructors on the Junior Non-commissioned Officers’ have passed the halfway mark of the course at Camp Lejeune in North Carolina. Private Taylor Eve, 30, who works in corporate services at the Bermuda... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: RBR Support Covid-19 Efforts

Photos & Video: RBR Support Covid-19 Efforts

The Royal Bermuda Regiment continues to support the Covid-19 effort,  with 70 soldiers embodied to enable Community Advisory Points across the island. A spokesperson said, “A week into the current stay at home period, soldiers from B Company and across the Regiment continue to support the Government’s effort to keep Bermuda Safe. “Last... Read more of this article