Month: January 2022

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High Speed of 81 & 60 kmph Recorded During BPS

This past weekend Operation Vega checkpoints were put in place island-wide. The most notable incident recorded over the period, involved a motorist who was clocked at 81kmph in St. Georges and 30 minutes later, the same motorist, was clocked at 60kmph in Warwick. Meanwhile, around 12:25am on Monday morning, while checks were being conducted in […]Read More

Community Local Slider News

Drone and Drugs Seized at Westgate During Joint Operation

On Friday 14th January, 2022, Police conducted a joint Operation dubbed, “Operation Leo”, with the Department of Corrections. The Bermuda Police Service Drugs Unit and Tactical Support Division were called in after officers from the Department of Corrections intercepted an Aerial Drone, which breached the perimeter defences of the Westgate Correctional Facility. Upon inspection of […]Read More

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Police Issue Warning Of Online Fraudsters

Despite repeated advisories and warnings to members of the public to be wary of online get rich quick schemes, the Bermuda Police Service (BPS) continues to receive reports of individuals being fleeced by online fraudsters. One such scam, which we have previously warned residents about, continues to attract individuals with the promise of making a […]Read More

Community Slider News

BUTTERFIELD DONATES $25,000 TO SUPPORT PUBLIC SCHOOLS

The Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son Limited (“Butterfield”) (NYSE: NTB|BSX: NTB.BH) has purchased $25,000 worth of school supplies for Bermuda’s public primary schools through local organisation Support Public Schools (“SPS”) Bermuda as part of its latest community campaign. SPS aims to help provide Bermuda’s public school students with the equipment and supplies they need […]Read More

Politics Slider News

Public Health Emergency Extension

The Government advised this evening that the Public Health (Covid-19) Emergency Order, which was passed in the House of Assembly on December 10, 2021, has been posted online in the Official Gazette. The Order can be found here. Simply put, the Order extends the existing Public Health Emergency for 30 days (from January 28, 2022 […]Read More

Community

Fire Service Officer recognised for Outstanding Service

Recently, Premier David Burt and Head of the Public Service Dr. Derrick Binns congratulated, Lt. Russann Francis, who’s the Public Service Excellence Award (PSEA) winner for December (2021). Lt. Francis has been recognized for her outstanding service and leadership as the Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service’s (BF&RS) representative on the Ministry of National Security’s Disaster […]Read More

Community

BDA’s Inaugural Climate Summit Pivots to New Date of May

The Bermuda Business Development Agency (BDA), along with our partners, KBRA and the Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers (ABIR) regret to announce we have postponed our inaugural Bermuda Climate Summit until May 24, 2022, due to global complexities related to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The purpose of the two-day, invite-only summit is to welcome […]Read More