Police Issue Traffic Advisory for the Funeral of Constable Latasha Gibson

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A ceremonial police funeral for the late Constable Latasha Gibson will be held at The Cathedral of the Most Holy Trinity on Church Street in Hamilton on Wednesday, July 5th at 1pm. The motoring public is advised that the following temporary traffic diversions and parking restriction will be in ef... Readmore

PLP Reply to OBA’s “Latest Set of Promises to be Broken”

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The Progressive Labour Party issued a reply to the One Bermuda Alliance General Election Platform this afternoon, saying the ruling party "is now offering a laundry list of new promises and asking for a second chance" after five years of "broken promises". "It is clear that after 5 years of broke... Readmore

OBA Presents Its 2017 General Election Platform

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Flanked by party members, Premier Michael Dunkley released their 2017 General Election platform this morning, in the lead up to polling day on July 18th, which is now just over two weeks away. In his opening letter on the document entitled 'Our Mission, Our Plans to Move Bermuda Forward Together'... Readmore

Generation Next Confirms List of Candidates for Public Forum Tonight

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After extending invites to both political parties for candidates to speak at a public forum tonight, Generation Next has confirmed that only candidates representing the Progressive Labour Party have agreed to participate. The forum, to be held at the Dr EF Gordon Memorial Hall this evening, was o... Readmore

PwC Limited Hired to Assess Economic Impact of AC35 on Bermuda by October

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PricewaterhouseCoopers Limited has been commissioned by the ACBDA to determine the economic impact of the 35th America's Cup on Bermuda. According to Minister of Economic Development Dr Grant Gibbons, the independent study will be completed by October. In a statement released this morning, Dr ... Readmore

Police Confirm Sudden Death of 59-year-old Inmate at Westgate

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Police have confirmed the sudden death of a 59-year-old inmate at Westgate Correctional Facility. Officers and first responders were dispatched around 11:30pm on Saturday, to a report of a male inmate found in an unresponsive state at the prison. Word of the inmate's death, reportedly a suicid... Readmore

Police Statement Pending on Inmate Found Dead at Westgate

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An inmate was found dead overnight at Westgate Correctional Facility, who reportedly committed suicide. The prisoner was found in an unresponsive state and later pronounced dead. Details are limited, and an official statement is pending. Word of the inmate's death, who is a middle-aged man,... Readmore

PLP Will Go To Nomination Station in Motorcade on Tuesday

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Progressive Labour Party members and supporters are being urged to come out early on Tuesday, July 4th, to Alaska hall on Nomination Day at 10am. Campaign organisers sent notices out this weekend, inviting all members to see the PLP candidates, and join the party's "well-wishers" in a motorcade t... Readmore

Customs Issues Caution on Online Ads to Sell Goods Imported Duty Free

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HMS Customs has issued a caution on the sale of goods imported duty free being advertised online. In a statement on Friday, a spokesman issued a reminder that anyone who "imported goods with the benefit of duty relief" must submit "an application to customs to sell or donate such goods". Failu... Readmore

Full List of Independent Candidates Will Be Officially Known on Nomination Day

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Now that the full slate of party candidates in the next General Election has been announced, all that remains to be seen is how many will officially sign up as Independent candidates. There's speculation that when the final tally is in there could be up to nine Independent candidates - time will ... Readmore