All Stories http://www.royalgazette.com All Stories en-us Air Care boss Platt to retire <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150504/BUSINESS03/150509897/AR/0/AR-150509897.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> The general manager of Air Care Limited, Robert Platt, is to retire at the end of this month after 19 years with the company. He will be succeeded as general manager by Brendan Stones. We thank Robert for his dedicated service and wish him well as he begins an exciting new chapter in his life. Under his leadership, Air Care. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150504/BUSINESS03/150509897&source=RSS Mon, 04 May 2015 16:21:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150504/BUSINESS03/150509897&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150504/BUSINESS03/150509897/AR/0/AR-150509897.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> The general manager of Air Care Limited, Robert Platt, is to retire at the end of this month after 19 years with the company. He will be succeeded as general manager by Brendan Stones. We thank Robert for his dedicated service and wish him well as he begins an exciting new chapter in his life. Under his leadership, Air Care. .. Sunshine and smiles for the End-to-End <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150502/NEWS/150509933/AR/0/AR-150509933.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> About 3,000 Catlin End-to-End participants from every walk of life walked, cycled and ran to cover the length of the Island for charity, while West End residents turned the final stretch into an open-air party. We got a very healthy turnout were still counting but we think the numbers were comparable to last years, which were. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150502/NEWS/150509933&source=RSS Mon, 04 May 2015 16:20:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150502/NEWS/150509933&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150502/NEWS/150509933/AR/0/AR-150509933.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> About 3,000 Catlin End-to-End participants from every walk of life walked, cycled and ran to cover the length of the Island for charity, while West End residents turned the final stretch into an open-air party. We got a very healthy turnout were still counting but we think the numbers were comparable to last years, which were. .. Sybil to feature in Mothers Day show <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150504/NEWS/150509906/AR/0/AR-150509906.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> Sybil Barrington will be making a dramatic return to City Hall just in time for Mothers Day. Mark Anderson, the man behind the drama, will be joined by a host of international female impersonators at the Benefit Mothers Day Show for the Centre Against Abuse CAA. People can expect high-class drama, Mr Anderson, the. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150504/NEWS/150509906&source=RSS Mon, 04 May 2015 16:19:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150504/NEWS/150509906&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150504/NEWS/150509906/AR/0/AR-150509906.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> Sybil Barrington will be making a dramatic return to City Hall just in time for Mothers Day. Mark Anderson, the man behind the drama, will be joined by a host of international female impersonators at the Benefit Mothers Day Show for the Centre Against Abuse CAA. People can expect high-class drama, Mr Anderson, the. .. Queens Birthday Party given wider audience <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150504/NEWS/150509898/AR/0/AR-150509898.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> Government House has announced that the Queens Birthday Party, a traditional feature of the annual calendar, will be opened up to a far wider range of the community than in recent years. This is an occasion which is marked not just in Bermuda but right across the realm of the United Kingdom and in many countries around the world,. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150504/NEWS/150509898&source=RSS Mon, 04 May 2015 16:17:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150504/NEWS/150509898&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150504/NEWS/150509898/AR/0/AR-150509898.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> Government House has announced that the Queens Birthday Party, a traditional feature of the annual calendar, will be opened up to a far wider range of the community than in recent years. This is an occasion which is marked not just in Bermuda but right across the realm of the United Kingdom and in many countries around the world,. .. Oracle Team USA launch AC45 in Great Sound <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150504/NEWS25/150509899/AR/0/AR-150509899.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> Oracle Team USA, defender of the Americas Cup, rolled out their AC45 catamaran at the teams Dockyard base this morning and are in the process of launching it overboard. The teams engineers are mounting the boats giant wing sail on to the boat and, after the process is complete, have scheduled a test run in the Great Sound, the venue. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150504/NEWS25/150509899&source=RSS Mon, 04 May 2015 15:46:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150504/NEWS25/150509899&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150504/NEWS25/150509899/AR/0/AR-150509899.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> Oracle Team USA, defender of the Americas Cup, rolled out their AC45 catamaran at the teams Dockyard base this morning and are in the process of launching it overboard. The teams engineers are mounting the boats giant wing sail on to the boat and, after the process is complete, have scheduled a test run in the Great Sound, the venue. .. Juice ship drops off injured crew member <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150504/NEWS/150509900/AR/0/AR-150509900.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> A juice tanker called on Bermuda over the weekend to drop off an injured crewman, according to Bermuda Maritime Operations. The refrigerated orange juice tanker Orange Ocean diverted on Saturday and sent ashore a 43-year-old officer yesterday with a thumb injury that needed surgery. The 43-year-old Ukrainian was brought to Ordnance. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150504/NEWS/150509900&source=RSS Mon, 04 May 2015 14:50:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150504/NEWS/150509900&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150504/NEWS/150509900/AR/0/AR-150509900.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> A juice tanker called on Bermuda over the weekend to drop off an injured crewman, according to Bermuda Maritime Operations. The refrigerated orange juice tanker Orange Ocean diverted on Saturday and sent ashore a 43-year-old officer yesterday with a thumb injury that needed surgery. The 43-year-old Ukrainian was brought to Ordnance. .. Gosling Why I am running for mayor <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150504/NEWS/150509915/AR/0/AR-150509915.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> Hamilton Bermuda at its best. The rebranding for Bermudas capital city was the work of Charles Gosling during his term as Mayor of Hamilton between 2009 and 2012, along with then Corporation Team Hamilton members. Mr Gosling said the slogan is a big part of the reason he is making another run for mayor. During my last. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150504/NEWS/150509915&source=RSS Mon, 04 May 2015 14:27:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150504/NEWS/150509915&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150504/NEWS/150509915/AR/0/AR-150509915.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> Hamilton Bermuda at its best. The rebranding for Bermudas capital city was the work of Charles Gosling during his term as Mayor of Hamilton between 2009 and 2012, along with then Corporation Team Hamilton members. Mr Gosling said the slogan is a big part of the reason he is making another run for mayor. During my last. .. Firefighters respond to structural blaze <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150504/NEWS/150509910/AR/0/AR-150509910.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> Firefighters dealt with a structure fire on South Road, Paget, last night. Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service BFRS went to the scene at about 9. 29pm on Sunday. Fire Service spokesman Sergeant Jamal Albuoy said BFRS responded to the incident with one appliance and four personnel from our Hamilton Station. Prior to our arrival, the. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150504/NEWS/150509910&source=RSS Mon, 04 May 2015 14:16:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150504/NEWS/150509910&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150504/NEWS/150509910/AR/0/AR-150509910.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> Firefighters dealt with a structure fire on South Road, Paget, last night. Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service BFRS went to the scene at about 9. 29pm on Sunday. Fire Service spokesman Sergeant Jamal Albuoy said BFRS responded to the incident with one appliance and four personnel from our Hamilton Station. Prior to our arrival, the. .. Victim takes stand in attempted murder trial <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150504/NEWS02/150509908/AR/0/AR-150509908.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> The trial of two men accused of shooting Lionel Thomas Jr continued on Friday, with the victim on the stand. Shelton Baker and Stacey Robinson have both denied charges of attempted murder, wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm and using a firearm to commit an indictable offence in connection to the shooting, which took place. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150504/NEWS02/150509908&source=RSS Mon, 04 May 2015 14:12:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150504/NEWS02/150509908&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150504/NEWS02/150509908/AR/0/AR-150509908.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> The trial of two men accused of shooting Lionel Thomas Jr continued on Friday, with the victim on the stand. Shelton Baker and Stacey Robinson have both denied charges of attempted murder, wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm and using a firearm to commit an indictable offence in connection to the shooting, which took place. .. PartnerRe board rejects Exor bid PartnerRe Ltd's board of directors has rejected the buyout bid from Italian investment company Exor and offered a sweetened deal for shareholders to complete its proposed merger with Bermuda rival Axis Capital Holdings Ltd. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150504/BUSINESS/150509902&source=RSS Mon, 04 May 2015 12:58:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150504/BUSINESS/150509902&source=RSS PartnerRe Ltd's board of directors has rejected the buyout bid from Italian investment company Exor and offered a sweetened deal for shareholders to complete its proposed merger with Bermuda rival Axis Capital Holdings Ltd. CableVision hosts youth performing festival <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150501/NEWS/150509964/AR/0/AR-150509964.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> Bermuda CableVision will be hosting Family Fest 2015 a Childrens Festival of the Performing Arts on May 31 at the National Sports Centre, starting at 3pm. CableVision is partnering with Bermuda schools on this initiative, which encourages student participation between now and May 31 in the Open Hands Loving Hearts Food Drive. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150501/NEWS/150509964&source=RSS Mon, 04 May 2015 12:06:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150501/NEWS/150509964&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150501/NEWS/150509964/AR/0/AR-150509964.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> Bermuda CableVision will be hosting Family Fest 2015 a Childrens Festival of the Performing Arts on May 31 at the National Sports Centre, starting at 3pm. CableVision is partnering with Bermuda schools on this initiative, which encourages student participation between now and May 31 in the Open Hands Loving Hearts Food Drive. Male teen injured in stabbing at Woodys <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150502/NEWS/150509931/AR/0/AR-150509931.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> A 19-year-old man was taken to hospital with stab wounds on Saturday evening after an altercation in Sandys. Around 6pm on Saturday, first responders were dispatched to a reported disturbance outside Woodys Sports Bar in Sandys parish, a police spokesman said. It appears that an altercation took place outside the premises where. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150502/NEWS/150509931&source=RSS Mon, 04 May 2015 12:06:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150502/NEWS/150509931&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150502/NEWS/150509931/AR/0/AR-150509931.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> A 19-year-old man was taken to hospital with stab wounds on Saturday evening after an altercation in Sandys. Around 6pm on Saturday, first responders were dispatched to a reported disturbance outside Woodys Sports Bar in Sandys parish, a police spokesman said. It appears that an altercation took place outside the premises where. .. Man hurt in industrial accident at Dockyard <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150503/NEWS/150509930/AR/0/AR-150509930.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> A 63-year-old man sustained an unspecified back injury yesterday at Dockyard, in industrial accident reported shortly before 10am. Firemen and an ambulance responded from the Port Royal Station, according to Fire Service spokesman Sergeant Jamal Albuoy, who said the incident was under investigation. The man was treated at the scene. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150503/NEWS/150509930&source=RSS Mon, 04 May 2015 12:06:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150503/NEWS/150509930&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150503/NEWS/150509930/AR/0/AR-150509930.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> A 63-year-old man sustained an unspecified back injury yesterday at Dockyard, in industrial accident reported shortly before 10am. Firemen and an ambulance responded from the Port Royal Station, according to Fire Service spokesman Sergeant Jamal Albuoy, who said the incident was under investigation. The man was treated at the scene. .. Premier offers congratulations over royal birth <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150504/NEWS/150509903/AR/0/AR-150509903.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> The Premier, who will be issuing a formal correspondence to Buckingham Palace, has expressed heartfelt congratulations to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on the birth of their daughter. This certainly is a very joyous moment for them and Bermuda joins the rest of the world in acknowledging this special occasion, Michael Dunkley said,. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150504/NEWS/150509903&source=RSS Mon, 04 May 2015 05:54:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150504/NEWS/150509903&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150504/NEWS/150509903/AR/0/AR-150509903.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> The Premier, who will be issuing a formal correspondence to Buckingham Palace, has expressed heartfelt congratulations to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on the birth of their daughter. This certainly is a very joyous moment for them and Bermuda joins the rest of the world in acknowledging this special occasion, Michael Dunkley said,. .. Bermuda Institute art show <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150504/NEWS/150509904/AR/0/AR-150509904.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> Student artists from the Bermuda Institute went on show this weekend for an open-air evening with the arts. The exhibition, called Movement of a People, took over Barrs Bay Park in Hamilton yesterday. Students, parents, teachers and the public turned out for the show, which ran from 4. 30pm to 7. 30pm. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150504/NEWS/150509904&source=RSS Mon, 04 May 2015 05:51:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20150504/NEWS/150509904&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20150504/NEWS/150509904/AR/0/AR-150509904.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> Student artists from the Bermuda Institute went on show this weekend for an open-air evening with the arts. The exhibition, called Movement of a People, took over Barrs Bay Park in Hamilton yesterday. Students, parents, teachers and the public turned out for the show, which ran from 4. 30pm to 7. 30pm.