New Governor Rankin arrives

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  • The new Governor, John Rankin, takes his first steps in Bermuda after flying in from London on Sunday night

    The new Governor, John Rankin, takes his first steps in Bermuda after flying in from London on Sunday night

  • Acting Governor Ginny Ferson is the first to greet John Rankin at LF Wade International Airport

    Acting Governor Ginny Ferson is the first to greet John Rankin at LF Wade International Airport

  • The fraught nature of the previous 48 hours in politics does not show on the face of Michael Dunkley, the Premier, as he meets John Rankin, the new Governor

    The fraught nature of the previous 48 hours in politics does not show on the face of Michael Dunkley, the Premier, as he meets John Rankin, the new Governor

  • The fraught nature of the previous 48 hours in politics does not show on the face of David Burt, the Opposition leader, either, as he meets John Rankin, the new Governor

    The fraught nature of the previous 48 hours in politics does not show on the face of David Burt, the Opposition leader, either, as he meets John Rankin, the new Governor


Ginny Ferson, the Acting Governor, Michael Dunkley, the Premier, and David Burt, the Leader of the Opposition, were among the dignitaries on hand to greet John Rankin, the new Governor, when he arrived in Bermuda last night.

Mr Rankin told the assembled group that he was delighted to be in Bermuda and looked forward to working with them in the best interests of all Bermudians.

The new Governor will be sworn in at a ceremony in the Town of St George at 11am today.

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Published Dec 5, 2016 at 12:01 am (Updated Dec 5, 2016 at 12:45 pm)

New Governor Rankin arrives

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