News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda – Progressive Labour Party MP, Neville Tyrrell was sworn in as the temporary Minister of  Health at Government House on Wednesday, August 14t.

Mr Tyrrell is the Member of Parliament for Constituency #26 – Warwick South Central, and was elected in December 2016.

A spokespeson said: “Minister Kim Wilson is currently off island and  returns in early September.

“The Bermuda Constitution affords me the right to name Members of the Legislature, who do not sit in Cabinet, to act for Minsters while they travel. This has happened in the past when the Junior Minister of Finance acted for various Ministers while they were abroad. Mr. Tyrrell works closely with Minister Kim Wilson and I’m sure will ably perform in this post for the next two (2) weeks.”