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•5.48pm The House of Commons adjourned, with Sir Alan, the first openly gay Conservative MP in the British House of Commons, telling the Chamber that while the British government was "obviously disappointed" at Bermuda's removal of same-sex marriage rights, UK intervention without consent would ...
An accountant, his friend and financial adviser laundered thousands of pounds stolen from the government of Bermuda by buying properties in Swansea, a court heard. Jeffrey Bevan, 50, from Cwmbran, admits transferring nearly $2.5m from his employer into his own bank account and then spending it on ...

The Winter Olympics will be held from February 9 - 25th in Pyeongchang County, South Korea, and this will mark the eighth Winter Olympics that Bermuda will participate in. Murphy is the first Bermudian to compete in Olympic skiing, and the third Winter Olympian from the island following Simon Payne and ...
Daniel Mcguire, a reality TV star from The Bachelor and Bachelorette programmes, posted on Instagram -- where he has more than 87,000 followers -- showing himself at Village Pantry where he had a Bermuda Restaurant Weeks dinner with a friend over the weekend.
Without disclosing an amount, he said the renovation entailed a "significant investment into our business in Bermuda". With cutting-edge technology and providing a showcase for the company's security tools, the result will be a modern business location -- but it will not appear so from the outside. "I had a ...
A luxury property in Palm Beach billed as having "Bermuda-style architecture" is for sale at $61.5 million, with the Florida property boasting two waterfronts, seven-bedrooms, 14-bathrooms, a theater, infinity pool, spa, four-car garage, guest house and more. The Palm Beach Daily News said, "The short list ...

Casey Neistat, an American YouTube personality, filmmaker, vlogger, and co-founder of multimedia company Beme, recently visited Bermuda in order to create a video review comparing drones, saying that he "felt very at home" while exploring the island.
Bello Nock will be performing live in Bermuda from February 22 -24th, with the 'Bello Knock Circus' to take place at the Ruth Seaton James Auditorium, featuring a variety of thrill acts. "You may have seen him - not once, not twice, but three times - on this season of America's Got Talent," the Pristine Group ...
As the Bermudian saying goes, "It's not a case of if, it's a case of when" you are involved in a traffic incident. There is no question that the death and injury on Bermuda's roads have reached epidemic proportions. We have one of the highest crash rates in the developed countries of the Organisation for ...
HAMILTON, Bermuda (CMC) -- Chris Bryant, an openly gay legislator and former United Kingdom Overseas Territories Minister at Britain's Foreign Office, says Bermuda's move to ban same-sex marriage will damage Britain's international reputation if it is allowed to go ahead. Bryant, who will lead a debate ...
The Bermuda Triathlon Association held their 2017 Awards, with Flora Duffy winning the Senior Professional Female Triathlete of the Year, while Tyler Butterfield was named the Senior Professional Male Triathlete of the Year. The Senior Amateur Female Triathlete of the Year was Karen Smith, while the ...
A spokesperson said, "Get the girls together on Saturday, February 10th starting at 4:30pm in the Eateries, Washington Mall. Try your smarts at the Trivia and your luck at the 50/50 raffle. Your ticket includes 2 drinks, nibbles, movie ticket and some little surprises! "Give Suzanne at Bermuda Red Cross a call ...
A bulk carrier sailing to Canada turned to Bermuda this weekend after a crew member suffered an electric shock. According to an incident report, RCC Bermuda was contacted minutes after midnight on Friday about an injury on board the M/V Algoma Value. The 804ft bulk carrier was travelling from ...
(CNS): The Governor of Bermuda, John Rankin, has still not signed a bill from the territory's Senate that overturned the islands' previous and short-lived same-sex marriage legislation, replacing it with domestic partnerships. The UK's overseas territories minister, Lord Ahmad, told the Foreign Affairs Select ...
Local jewelry designer, Elisa Stubbs, draws inspiration from the natural landscape of Bermuda for her jewelry collection 'Airy Heights Design,' and also uses unique Bermuda backdrops to showcase her jewelry online. According to her website, local shells and plants serve as one of her focal points and ...
BF&M has been named as a main sponsor for the ITU World Triathlon Bermuda. The prestigious ITU World Triathlon Series has added Bermuda as one of eight countries on the global circuit. "World Triathlon Bermuda welcomes this partnership with a leading Bermuda health insurer, as our sport ...
Several Bermudian-based entrants have cleared a hurdle on the way to becoming chartered directors. The Institute of Directors Bermuda announced the names of those who passed examinations in Certificate in Company Direction modules, stage one of the IoD Chartered Director programme, in October ...

From 8-10th May 2018, Bermuda will host leaders from across the political, economic, environmental and risk sectors for the first-ever Ocean Risk Summit at the Fairmont Southampton. According to the summit's website "The event will present high-level speakers providing expert data, analysis and ...
A team from Bermuda, led by David Burt, is travelling to Switzerland this week to hold meetings and participate in discussions alongside the World Economic Forum in Davos. The Premier's three-day itinerary includes an interactive round table he will chair on Tuesday, titled "Innovative States".
Mr Easton, considered one of the most talented artists in Bermuda's production industry, passed away in hospital yesterday after an illness. Longstanding friend and associate Elmore Warren, owner of Fresh TV, described the father of three as a world class singer with a commitment to high quality music.
Gilbert & Sullivan and BUEI are presenting the 2017-2018 season of The Metropolitan Opera's Live in HD series in Bermuda. A spokesperson said, "Gilbert & Sullivan and BUEI are proud to present the 2017-2018 season of The Metropolitan Opera's Live in HD series, in Bermuda [on film]. Season opens on ...
During a meeting of the British House of Commons Foreign Affairs Committee earlier this week, Commonwealth Minister Lord Ahmad answered questions pertaining to Bermuda's Domestic Partnership Bill. When asked what decision he has made about "Bermuda and same sex marriage," Commonwealth ...
The inaugural UANA [Union Americana de Natacion] Swimming Cup continued in Florida with Bermuda swimmers taking to the Pool. Skyler Powell finished 9th competing in the 15-17 Girls 400 LC Meter IM clocking a time of 5:34.42. During the 13-14 Girls 100 LC Meter Butterfly, Logan Watson-Brown ...
The Bermuda bicycle Association recently hosted their Awards for the 2017 Road Racing Points Series as well as prizes for the Time Trial and Road Race Championships were distributed. The major annual awards were presented to the Race Organizer of the Year - Anton Gilbert, while the Race Official of ...
A term about public-private partnerships often echoed by Bob Richards, the former Minister of finance under the One Bermuda Alliance government. A term that was found to be quite true about the OBA/Aecon airport deal; a deal that is fraught with caveats that have proved to be disadvantageous to the ...
The Bermuda Olympic Association [BOA] announced that five elite Bermudian Athletes -- Flora Duffy, Cecilia Wollmann, Tyrone Smith, Tre Houston and Jah-Nhai Perinchief -- have received Olympic Scholarships through the International Olympic Committee's Olympic Solidarity programme in support of ...
International Professional Squash returns to Bermuda next month with the Men's and women's Bermuda Open 2018, an official stop on the PSA Pro World Tour. The Bermuda Squash Racquets Association launched the event today with news that 35 professional players from all over the world will be in ...
Mark Fields, chairman of the organisation tasked to oversee the management, operations and redevelopment of the airport, said: "Our organisation is less than a year old. "We essentially started from nothing, but we are pleased with the leadership of the Authority's Chief Executive Officer, Lester Nelson, ...
I gathered from several people that recently on TV there was another programme about the Bermuda Triangle and, needless to say, the facts are foremost in their minds again. One lady even told me that apart from disappearing planes etc, we have monsters -- the look on my face must have been priceless.
When I arrived in Bermuda in late 1983, Quinton Edness was Minister for Works and Housing. I had given one of my new Bermudian colleagues at The Royal Gazette a lift home and gratefully accepted an offer of a cup of tea in payment from her mom. And there, half-sprawled in an armchair in the family ...
Information circulating claiming that Senators approved amendments to the Motor and Road Traffic Act is not related to Bermuda, the government said today. A Government spokesperson said, "The public is advised that information circulating which claims that Senators have approved amendments to new ...
Just take a gander at his updated wardrobe. He arrived on this idyllic island depicting the Northern Lights, but boy, does he look different now. Kitted out as a "typical tourist," he sports a jazzy sweater, white ankle socks and -- what else? -- Bermuda shorts in a crazy pattern. There's also a camera slung ...
Bermuda's film buffs have some extra time to present their creations to the Bermuda International Film Festival. BIFF has extended its deadline for the Bermuda short film competition, as well as Bermudian film submissions for BerMovie Day, to January 15. Submissions can be uploaded to filmfreeway.com ...
It is the latest of dozens of shipping accidents in a region that has recently been dubbed the new Bermuda Triangle, because of the number of ships that founder there. Thirty Iranians and two Bangladeshis were on board the Sanchi when it was involved in the collision. South Korea's Coast Guard has sent a ...
Two injured seamen were this afternoon transferred from their ship to Bermuda for hospital treatment after their cargo vessel was hit by a rogue wave. The two men -- crew on the car carrier Pegasus Highway -- were rushed to the King Edward VII Memorial Hospital after they made landfall at Ordnance ...
A winter storm that has buried the East Coast of the United States in snow is to blame for gales and rain on the island, the Bermuda weather Service said yesterday. Storm Grayson hasbrought blizzards across the eastern seaboard. James Dodgson, director of the Bermuda Weather Service, said: "These ...
The America's Cup has come and gone in Bermuda, but the island is still feeling the benefits. Share. Shares. Copy Link. Copy. {copyShortcut} to copy Link copied! Chronicle. Updated: 7:45 PM EST Jan 4, 2018. Bermuda: America's Cup Helps Bermuda Sail. The America's Cup has come and gone in Bermuda, but the island ...
Embodying the same easy-flowing stylings reminiscent of Fleetwood Mac songs like "Landslide" and "Sentimental Lady," Bermuda Triangle is impossible to ignore. Rolling Stone described a performance as "a pitch-perfect, harmony-heavy set of blithe and breezy heartfelt folk tunes that filled the sweltering ...
The People's Campaign today issued a manifesto calling on the government to create a fairer Bermuda. The pressure group -- instrumental in organising a string of high-profile protests against the former One Bermuda Alliance government -- wants to implement a series of socio-economic and political ...
HAMILTON, Bermuda (CMC) -- Seven dogs were on Tuesday night airlifted to the United States after the Bermuda government intervened in finding them new homes rather than allow them to be put down here. The rescue mission for the animals -- all pit bull-type dogs -- came after Home Affairs Walton ...
Two injured seamen were today bound for Bermuda after an accident on a car carrier. The Filipino crewmen were injured when the 'Pegasus Highway' was hit by a rogue wave late last night. One suffered lacerations to the face, while the other sustained head, hand and leg injuries. The men were carrying ...
A US Navy c-130 hercules transport plane departs Bermuda after a stopover on the island. The military cargo plan was designed for heavy loads. (File photograph by Blaire Simmons). Related Stories. Aecon shareholders back Chinese takeover · job success for airport interns · UK-bound flight diverts to ...
Jason Bereswill has a thing for islands. He painted his way through Iceland and St Barts, and did the same in the Caribbean. In September, he visited Bermuda for the first time -- he has returned twice. "From Day 1, I was definitely inspired to paint," said Mr Bereswill who packed a palette, brushes and ...
A journey into Bermuda's past has been shared by a visitor who shot extensive footage during his island trip in 1981. The two-hour video includes a trove of sights from 36 years ago. Chris Lauterbach, of Long Island, said he had kept the video for years before he edited it and uploaded it to videosharing ...
Think Bermuda. Only two hours by air but, as the unofficial anthem reminds us, "Bermuda is another world 700 miles at sea." Share. 14 Shares. Copy Link. Copy. {copyShortcut} to copy Link copied! Chronicle. Updated: 8:00 PM EST Jan 4, 2018. Chronicle: Bound for Bermuda. Think Bermuda. Only two hours by air but, ...
A military aircraft was diverted to Bermuda this morning after it suffered an engine failure. The Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre was contacted by New York Air Traffic Control at around 6am today to tell them that a c-130 hercules with 12 people on-board was headed to Bermuda. The aircraft landed ...
"Simply because of how they look, they're an illegal breed in Bermuda," Ms. Medeiros said. The dogs were seized, and would have been euthanized without the intervention of the Angels Helping Animals organization. Bermuda prohibits some breeds, like pit bulls, and restricts others, like German ...
"As we seek to grow our economy and attract more visitors to our shores, each of us have a responsibility and a role to play in preserving the peaceful and tranquil reputation for which we are globally renowned; not just for our visitors but for each of us who call Bermuda home." Witnesses or anyone at the ...
Harness Racing continued at the National Equestrian Center on Vesey Street on New Years Day. Tyler Lopes who is home for the holiday's after a period of time in Belgium competing alongside Jillian Terceira and Patrick Nisbett took to the track. Kiwon Waldron in the bike of Special Gold broke the 2 Year ...
Numerous runners will be hitting the streets when the Bermuda Marathon Weekend takes place from January 12th to 14th; with the Front Street Mile to be held on Friday, January 12th, the 10K on Saturday, January 13th and the Bermuda Half Marathon and Marathon on Sunday. Information from the official ...


 

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