Thank You From The Outgoing Chair of The Human Rights Commission

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On behalf of the outgoing Human Rights Commissioners who served from 2015-2018, I would like to express our thanks to the activists, human rights defenders and the Officers of the Human Rights Commission who have worked diligently for the protection of human rights during our appointment. We have wi... Read more

Police Confirm Gun Murder of Ronniko Burchall, 30, at St David’s Cricket Club – Man In Custody

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Police tonight confirmed the gun murder death of 30-year-old Ronniko Burchall, who was gunned down outside of St David's Cricket Club early Saturday morning, during the club's annual Christmas party. And a 31-year-old man is tonight in custody in connection with his murder. At a news conference h... Read more

Man Shot in St David’s Listed in ‘Gravely Critical’ Condition

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Another gun shot victim is today listed in "gravely critical" condition after he was shot outside a sports club early this morning. A police spokesman said the man was standing outside St David’s Cricket Club when another man walked up and shot him at about 1.40am. Initial reports circu... Read more

OBA Shadow Finance Minister: Premier Must Set an Example

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[caption id="attachment_9355" align="alignleft" width="119"] Nick Kempe, OBA Senator[/caption] While Mr and Mrs Bermuda suffer under new taxes rising health care costs and with no signs of any economic stimulus, the Premier must set an example and cut the cost of his Cabinet and private entourage... Read more

2019 Cruise Ship Season Will Land 544,000 Passengers With 192 Calls to Bermuda

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An estimated 544,000 passenger will land on our shores as a result of the new schedule for the 2019 cruise ship season, which will see 192 calls to Bermuda. The 68,000 extra visitors represent a 14 percent increase over the 2018 total. Minister of Tourism and Transport, Zane DeSilva said the i... Read more

Retailers Hopeful Christmas Rush Will Spike Upturn in Year-End Sales – Time Will Tell

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Local retailers will no doubt be hoping to see a spike in end of year sales as a result of the last minute rush right up to Christmas Eve, following the 6.8 percent decline in the overall volume of retail sales for the eighth consecutive month in September. "Notwithstanding" te third quarter decl... Read more

Police Confirm Death of Mary Brady as a Result of Crash on Vesey Street in Devonshire

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Police have confirmed the death of 70-year-old Mary Brady  who died as a result of a collision that took place on Vesey Street in Devonshire, at 12:24pm on December 26th.   A spokesman said: "Upon police arrival it was ascertained that a female was trapped under a car.   "Bermuda ... Read more

Hamilton Princess Team Provides Christmas Dinner for BPS

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The Bermuda Police Service received a special treat on Christmas Day when the staff  from the Hamilton Princess and Beach Club, under the leadership of  General Manager Timothy Morrison  treated  staff at the Hamilton Police Station to a full Christmas meal with all of the trimmi... Read more

Police Confirm Death of 70-Year-Old Woman in Road Traffic Accident

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Police have confirmed the death 70-year-old woman who died as a result of a collision that took place on Vesey Street in Devonshire, at 12:24pm today.   A police spokesman said: "Upon police arrival it was ascertained that a female was trapped under a car.   "Bermuda Fire and Resc... Read more

BPO Hosts ‘Postcard to Someone Special’ Event For Nursery & Primary School Students

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News Release, Friday, December 21, 2018 - Getting into the Christmas spirit, the Bermuda Post Office (BPO) recently hosted its annual 'Postcard to Someone Special' event for nursery and primary school students. According to the Acting Post Master General, Susan Moore-Williams (pictured) 'Postcard t... Read more