Four Men Arrested After Traffic Stop Turns Into Police Pursuit

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In follow up to that high speed chase witnessed by several motorists and residents last Friday, the Bermuda Police Service today confirmed that four men were arrested, including a 24-year-old Sandys parish man, who was released "without charge". Police say the incident occurred around 12:30pm on ... Read more

Britain Goes to Polls For First December Election Since 1923 on December 12, 2019

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Britain will go to the polls for the first December election since 1923, after MPs backed a bill calling for an election on December 12, following four attempts by Prime Minister Boris Johnson to call a snap election. The final count - 438 votes to 20 - Lib Dems and SNP abstained. The early el... Read more

PLP Branch Squabble Over Bye-Election Candidate, Party Says It’s An Internal Matter

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Word of internal wrangling over just who will vie for the seat vacated by the late Walton Brown surfaced in an email circulating this week, indicating a stand-off. This after Senator Jason Hayward was said to be the only Progressive Labour Party candidate put forward by Pembroke Central's sub-com... Read more

Andrew Simons Confirms He Will Not Run For OBA in Pembroke Central

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Former One Bermuda Alliance Senator Andrew Simons has confirmed that he will not run in the upcoming bye-election for the seat vacated by the late Walton Brown. Mr Simons was defeated twice at the polls as an OBA candidate in both General Elections held in 2012 and 2017 in Pembroke Central by Mr ... Read more

OBA Deputy Leader Scott: Was That a Plan?

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The following statement was released by One Bermuda Alliance Deputy Leader Leah Scott... [caption id="attachment_8362" align="alignleft" width="360"] Premier David Burt[/caption] Premier Burt's speech at the opening of the PLP Delegates Conference is just a further demonstration that he doesn'... Read more

Police Respond to Report of Single Gunshot Fired in Spruce Lane Area of Pembroke

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Police today confirmed the report of a single gunshot last night, in the area of Spruce Lane.  Officers responded in a residential area near North Shore in Pembroke. A police spokesman said the report came in around 9:30pm on Monday (October 28). "So far there is no forensic evidence to substant... Read more

Juniors Connect With Bermuda Championship Players at Golf Clinic by Kim Swan

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The Bermuda Championship kicked off tournament week by reaching out to the youth of Bermuda and their families who responded overwhelmingly positive at Port Royal on Sunday October 27th. The Bermuda Championship Executive Director PH Horgan III coordinated a joint initiative between the Bermuda P... Read more

NSC Seeks Food Vendors For Carita Games

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda - Food vendors are being sought for the 2020 Carifia Games being held in Bermuda. Craig Tyrrell, the National Sports Centre’s operations manager, said: “This is a great opportunity for vendors as I am sure Bermudians will come out in force to watch these game... Read more

‘We Require a Change in Mindset…on Our Economic System’ to ‘Create a New Normal’

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[caption id="attachment_2063" align="alignleft" width="374"] Premier David Burt[/caption] It is time for new rules to "create a new normal that will use the force of government to heal the ills that plague our society", according to Premier David Burt. Addressing the PLP's Annual Delegates Con... Read more

BPS Acting Commisioner Daniels: ‘We Salute You Fire Fighter 91 Ramsay ‘Bo’ Saggar

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Countless Bermudians turned out for a moving final send off for a stellar representative of the Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service (BFRS) at the funeral service of Fire Figher 91 - Ramsay 'Bo' Saggar this weekend. Ramsay Saggar, who was 51, died on October 16 and was buried with full Bermuda Fire ... Read more