The Defining Story of #Bermuda ‘s Great Gunpowder Plot 1775: The American Connection and Other Selected Highlights Including the Attack on Washington (1814)

August 14th, 1775 was a hot, humid, moonlit night. The British Governor of Bermuda was sound asleep in his bed. The Royal Gunpowder Magazine was unguarded. It made a tempting target. The American Rebels needed gunpowder. The Bermudians needed provisions. A … Continue reading The Defining Story of #Bermuda ‘s Great Gunpowder Plot 1775: The American Connection and Other Selected Highlights Including the Attack on Washington (1814)

Someone Has Died in a Road Crash @BermudaPolice Press Conference

Assisting Families of Fatal Collision Victims Sarah Wheddon and Katherine Wheddon (ex-wife and daughter of the late Major Chris Wheddon), Superintendent Martin Weekes and Lt. Col. (Ret.) Brian Gonsalves press conference to announce the sponsorship of the book book “Someone Has Died in … Continue reading Someone Has Died in a Road Crash @BermudaPolice Press Conference

#Bermuda Bliss – Digital Magazine Launch – 2014 @BDABliss

Date: Thursday, June 19, 2014 | Location: www.bermudablissmagazine.com Bermuda Bliss Magazine would like to welcome you to the launch of our first magazine issue! Please join us on 19th June as we will release our magazine to the public online! Our magazine is a FREE Digital Magazine which … Continue reading #Bermuda Bliss – Digital Magazine Launch – 2014 @BDABliss

Rare Birds: The Extraordinary Tale of the #Bermuda Petrel and the Man Who Brought it Back from Extinction by Elizabeth Gehrman

The inspiring story of David Wingate, a living legend among birders, who brought the Bermuda petrel back from presumed extinction. David Wingate is known in Bermuda as the birdman and in the international conservation community as a living legend for … Continue reading Rare Birds: The Extraordinary Tale of the #Bermuda Petrel and the Man Who Brought it Back from Extinction by Elizabeth Gehrman

Michael K. Frith interviews – Fraggle Rock, The Muppets, Dr.Seuss & more

Michael Kingsbury Frith born July 8, 1941 in Bermuda, is the former Executive Vice President and Creative Director for Jim Henson Productions. His contributions to Muppet projects have been extensive and varied. Frith began his career at Random House in 1963 … Continue reading Michael K. Frith interviews – Fraggle Rock, The Muppets, Dr.Seuss & more

Freedom’s Flames: Slavery in #Bermuda & The True Story of Sally Bassett by Colwyn Burchall Jr.

The second book in the ‘Icon Series’ has been released by Colwyn Burchall Jr. — “Freedom’s Flames: Slavery in Bermuda and The True Story of Sally Bassett.” Bernews caught up with Mr. Burchall at a book signing  in Bermuda (Dec 17, 2010) Continue reading Freedom’s Flames: Slavery in #Bermuda & The True Story of Sally Bassett by Colwyn Burchall Jr.