“Continuous Consultation” With Lawyers Delayed Land Title Registry

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Government authorities have “recently finalized changes” to existing legislation to facilitate the official role of the Land Title Registry (LTR) set up a decade ago, that has yet to open its doors to the Bermuda public. Ombudsman Victoria Pearman reiterated concerns on the length of time it has... Readmore

SCU: Investigates High Speed Chase that Led to Lowe Fatality

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Police Serious Crime Unit (SCU) Detective Jason Smith disclosed today that a high speed motorcycle chase led to the death of Bermuda’s ninth road traffic fatality victim Travis Lowe. The 23-year-old sustained serious head injuries when his motorcycle struck a van at approximately 3:20 pm, on Tu... Readmore

BPSU: Salvation Army Bermuda Votes to Become Unionised

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For the first time since it was established in Bermuda more than a century ago, staff employed by the Salvation Army have voted in favour of being unionised under the Bermuda Public Services Union (BPSU). In a Bermuda Real interview with BPSU President Jason Hayward, and General Secretary Ed Ball... Readmore

Chief Justice Pays Tribute To The Late Julian Hall On Landmark Ruling

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Chief Justice Ian Kawaley paid tribute to the legacy of Julian Hall this week, while marking the official opening of the travelling exhibit marking the 400th Anniversary of the establishment of Bermuda’s Courts. Addressing invited guests at the unveiling of the exhibit at the General Post Offic... Readmore

Finance Minister Condemns People’s Campaign Airport Criticism

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Deputy Premier and Finance Minister Bob Richards shot down “inflammatory”claims by the People’s Campaign that the proposed airport redevelopment plan will enslave the people of Bermuda with unlimited debt. At a news conference on Tuesday, Mr Richards accused People’s Campaign advocates of... Readmore

KEMH ‘O Negative’ Appeal Boosts Blood Bank Supply

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Two days into a pre-Cup Match appeal to boost O Negative Blood supplies, Bermuda Hospitals Board Consultant Haematologist Dr Eyitayo Fakunle today expressed a big thank you to donors who answered their call for help before the four-day holiday weekend. “We are very grateful for the support we r... Readmore

People’s Campaign: “Clarion Call” Against Airport Redevelopment

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People’s Campaign spokesman, the Reverend Nicholas Tweed has issued a “clarion call” for Bermudians to “mobilize, galvanize, and organize” plans to block Government’s $250 million airport redevelopment plan. At a news conference on Monday at the Bermuda Industrial Union (BIU), the com... Readmore

LTR Office Still Closed At $11 Million & Counting

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Local taxpayers have forked out more than $11 million over the past decade for a Land Title Registry (LTR) Office that has yet to open its doors to serve the Bermuda public. For the second consecutive year, Bermuda’s Ombudsman Victoria Pearman has pointed up what she termed an “embarassing an... Readmore