Mixed Views on 24-Hour Club Shutdowns by Police Due to Anti-Social Behavior

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Mixed views on how much of an impact the 24-hour  shutdown of clubs since the closure of Docksiders on Front Street and Southampton Rangers Sports Club, where six brawlers were banned due to anti-social behavior. While some residents hold the view that it's about time, others question just how e... Read more

Police Advisory: Counterfeit Bermuda $50 Notes Currently in Circulation

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Hamilton, Bermuda: Tuesday, February 12, 2019 - Residents and businesses are advised to be vigilant for counterfeit Bermuda $50 notes currently in circulation, bearing serial numbers A1402579 and A1361701. In the last 10 days, 10 of these counterfeit Bermuda $50 notes have been seized by police. ... Read more

Policy Document Posted on Government of Bermuda Citizens Forum

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Hamilton, Bermuda: Monday, February 11, 2019 - Following public consultation throughout 2018 regarding the future of Bermuda's municipalities, a policy document has been created for consideration by the public. The document, posted on the Government of Bermuda Citizens Forum (forum.gov.bm), invi... Read more

Police: Man Assaulted at Bailey’s Bay Cricket Club Treated & Discharged

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A 24-year-old man assaulted by two other men outside Bailey's Bay Cricket Club around 11:30pm Sunday night, (February 10) sustained contusions to his face and body as well as a stab wound to his elbow. A police spokesman said the incident occurred outside the club, which was closed at the time. ... Read more

Police: Eight Motorists Arrested For Impaired Driving Over Weekend

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A total of eight motorists were arrested for impaired driving this past weekend between Friday night (February 8th) until Sunday night (February 10th). A police spokesman said: "Seven of the motorists were arrested at road sobriety checkpoints from Friday night until early Saturday morning and one... Read more

PLP Joint Statement on Armed Robbery in Warwick

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The following joint statement was issued by PLP MPs Neville Tyrell and Dennis Lister on Friday, February 8, 2019 As the Esso Tigermart in Warwick sits on the boundaries of our constituencies, we would like to condemn the individuals involved in the armed robbery on Thursday, February 7.  Violent... Read more

Shadow Finance Minister on Proposed Rental Tax Scrapped

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The following statement was released by Senator Nick Kempe, the Shadow Finance on Proposed Rental Tax on Friday, February 8, 2019 It was clear that there was widespread opposition to the residential rental tax which was causing anxiety amongst our elderly population, in particular. I would ask... Read more

$1.7Million Over 17 Years: Still Paying Canadian Firm & Still No New Bus Rosters – WHY?

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Bermuda Real was the first to report the fact that taxpayers paid out $1.7 million to a Canadian consultancy firm over 17 years for new bus rosters that we still don't have. In response to that report, Transport Minister Zane DeSilva quipped that it wasn't quite $1.7 million. As it turns out: ... Read more

Police: Driver Stable in Hospital After Car Overturns on Headquarters Hill

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A 78-year-old man believed to be from Sandys Parish who overturned his car on Headquarters Hill in Devonshire outside the Police Recreation Club yesterday (February 6), is today listed in stable condition at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital. Police say the accident occurred around 1:38pm "as a res... Read more

IoD Bermuda Launches 2019 Professional Development Programme

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Hamilton, Bermuda February 6, 2019 -  A new programme for th proofessional development of directors is to be launched later this month. The Bermuda branch of the Institute of Directors has organized our sessions in the IoD Certificate in Company Direction programme ranging from Finance for non-... Read more