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Photos/Video: Governor’s Farewell Ceremony

Photos/Video: Governor’s Farewell Ceremony

Dignitaries, locals and visitors filed onto the Cabinet grounds yesterday [May 18] to witness the farewell ceremony held for outgoing Governor Sir Richard Gozney and wife Lady Gozney. The Governor arrived at the ceremony in a horse-drawn carriage, escorted by a police motorcade and proceeded to inspect Bermuda Regiment troops one last time as Governor.... Read more of this article

Videos: 2011 Remembrance Day Parade

Videos: 2011 Remembrance Day Parade

The Remembrance Day Parade held on Friday [Nov.11] honoured those Bermudians who served in the two World Wars of the 20th century along with other conflicts — and honoured those who made the ultimate sacrifice. In World War One [1914-1918] and World War Two [1939-1945], a combined total of approximately 600 Bermudians served overseas, all of  them... Read more of this article

Minister Joins Regiment Band In Canada

Minister Joins Regiment Band In Canada

Minister of National Security Wayne Perinchief joined the Bermuda Regiment Band in Ontario, Canada, as they participated in Fortissimo 2011. “An historic event of which all Bermuda can be proud….”, said the Minister following his attendance at the Fortissimo Tattoo, which is built around the Beating Retreat and celebrates the heritage... Read more of this article

Videos: East End Beating Retreat Ceremony

Videos: East End Beating Retreat Ceremony

Last night [July 6] the Bermuda Regiment’s colourful Beating  Retreat ceremony was held in St. George’s on King’s Square. The military ceremony dates back to 16th century England and was first used to recall nearby patrolling units to their castle. It is now practiced by military units throughout the British Commonwealth.Chief Fire... Read more of this article

Pomp & Pageantry Takes Over Front Street

Pomp & Pageantry Takes Over Front Street

This morning [June 18] pomp and pageantry took over Front Street as the Bermuda Regiment, Bermuda Police, Bermuda Cadets Corps and the Bermuda Sea Cadets all combined to take part in the annual Queen’s Birthday Parade. The parade was commanded by soon-to-retire Major George Jones, marking his last major duty in the Regiment after almost two decades... Read more of this article

Six Videos: 2011 Peppercorn Ceremony

Six Videos: 2011 Peppercorn Ceremony

As has happened for almost 200 years, the annual Peppercorn Ceremony took place in St George’s this morning [Apr.27]. It began in 1816, and is marked by pomp, circumstance and pageantry, with the Governor accepting the annual peppercorn rent paid by Freemasons for use of the State House. You can view photos and read more about the Ceremony by... Read more of this article

Videos: Performances at Tree Lighting Ceremony

Videos: Performances at Tree Lighting Ceremony

Hundreds of people turned out on Friday night [Nov 26] for the Tree Lighting Ceremony at City Hall. The five videos below show parts of the event including; the Town Crier welcoming everyone, remarks by the Deputy Mayor, School Groups, the combined Bermuda Regiment Band and Bermuda Island Pipe Band, an ‘explosion’ seen on the top of City Hall, and... Read more of this article

Four Videos: Bermuda Regiment Trooping of Colours

Four Videos: Bermuda Regiment Trooping of Colours

Yesterday morning [Nov 13] Her Royal Highness the Duchess of Gloucester presented the Bermuda Regiment with new Colours during a special ceremonial parade at the National Sports Center in Devonshire. The military practice of using Colours dates back to the 17th century. The Colours were actually passed over by the Duchess of Gloucester, with the Regiment’s... Read more of this article

Four Videos: 2010 Remembrance Day Parade

Four Videos: 2010 Remembrance Day Parade

Large crowds lined Front Street this morning (Nov 11) for the Remembrance Day Parade, honouring all those who have served in armed conflicts. Below the combined bands of Somerset Brigade, North Village and Bermuda Islands Pipes and Drums march leading the marquee persons on parade today – Bermuda’s war vets, many of whom are over 80 years... Read more of this article