News http://www.royalgazette.com News en-us Female lawyer attacked at court <img src="/storyimage/RG/20140828/NEWS/140829714/AR/0/AR-140829714.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> A female lawyer had to be treated in hospital today after she was attacked as she left the Supreme Court. Georgia Marshall is understood to have been assaulted after leaving the Chambers of Puisne Judge Norma Wade-Miller. Police confirmed that a 59-year-old man had arrested in connection with the incident. Police responded to. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20140828/NEWS/140829714&source=RSS Thu, 28 Aug 2014 23:52:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20140828/NEWS/140829714&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20140828/NEWS/140829714/AR/0/AR-140829714.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> A female lawyer had to be treated in hospital today after she was attacked as she left the Supreme Court. Georgia Marshall is understood to have been assaulted after leaving the Chambers of Puisne Judge Norma Wade-Miller. Police confirmed that a 59-year-old man had arrested in connection with the incident. Police responded to. .. Man bailed after womans death <img src="/storyimage/RG/20140828/NEWS/140829713/AR/0/AR-140829713.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> A 47-year-old man arrested following the death of a woman in Southampton has been released on bail. The man was detained by officers yesterday after the 48-year-old Southampton woman was found in an unresponsive state at a home in the Atlantic View housing complex. He was released from custody today while police continue their. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20140828/NEWS/140829713&source=RSS Thu, 28 Aug 2014 21:32:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20140828/NEWS/140829713&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20140828/NEWS/140829713/AR/0/AR-140829713.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> A 47-year-old man arrested following the death of a woman in Southampton has been released on bail. The man was detained by officers yesterday after the 48-year-old Southampton woman was found in an unresponsive state at a home in the Atlantic View housing complex. He was released from custody today while police continue their. .. Hurricane Cristobal gaining stength, will pass by Island today <img src="/storyimage/RG/20140828/NEWS/140829752/AR/0/AR-140829752.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> By Owain Johnston-Barnes and Jonathan BellCategory One storm Hurricane Cristobal should blow past some 260 miles to Bermudas northwest around sunrise today, delivering rough seas and possibly heavy showers. Cristobals closest point of approach will be around 7am, according to forecasts at press time last night. Although. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20140828/NEWS/140829752&source=RSS Thu, 28 Aug 2014 17:14:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20140828/NEWS/140829752&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20140828/NEWS/140829752/AR/0/AR-140829752.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> By Owain Johnston-Barnes and Jonathan BellCategory One storm Hurricane Cristobal should blow past some 260 miles to Bermudas northwest around sunrise today, delivering rough seas and possibly heavy showers. Cristobals closest point of approach will be around 7am, according to forecasts at press time last night. Although. .. Former UBP leader Swan joins PLP <img src="/storyimage/RG/20140827/NEWS/140829750/AR/0/AR-140829750.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> Former UBP leader Kim Swan has joined the Progressive Labour Party. The announcement was made yesterday by PLP Leader Marc Bean. Mr Bean said I am pleased to welcome Kim Swan to the PLP family and look forward to working with him as we seek to build a Bermuda that works for all Bermudians. Mr Swan has the experience and the. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20140827/NEWS/140829750&source=RSS Thu, 28 Aug 2014 15:07:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20140827/NEWS/140829750&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20140827/NEWS/140829750/AR/0/AR-140829750.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> Former UBP leader Kim Swan has joined the Progressive Labour Party. The announcement was made yesterday by PLP Leader Marc Bean. Mr Bean said I am pleased to welcome Kim Swan to the PLP family and look forward to working with him as we seek to build a Bermuda that works for all Bermudians. Mr Swan has the experience and the. .. Controversial tower plan gets go-ahead Plans to erect a mobile Digicel tower in Devonshire has been granted final approval, despite a deluge of objections from members of the public. The application, which proposed the erection of a movable cell site on wheels including an antenna capable of extending to 100 feet at 49 South Road, Devonshire, received around 230 objections,. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20140828/NEWS/140829722&source=RSS Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:43:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20140828/NEWS/140829722&source=RSS Plans to erect a mobile Digicel tower in Devonshire has been granted final approval, despite a deluge of objections from members of the public. The application, which proposed the erection of a movable cell site on wheels including an antenna capable of extending to 100 feet at 49 South Road, Devonshire, received around 230 objections,. .. Guardship seized 35m in cocaine <img src="/storyimage/RG/20140828/NEWS/140829719/AR/0/AR-140829719.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> A Royal Navy warship that recently stopped into Bermuda has seized 35 million worth of cocaine in the Caribbean. HMS Argyll was on Island last month for three days as she began a counter-narcotics deployment in the Atlantic and Caribbean basis. The crew captured more than 1,300lb of the drug after chasing a drug-running speedboat. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20140828/NEWS/140829719&source=RSS Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:43:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20140828/NEWS/140829719&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20140828/NEWS/140829719/AR/0/AR-140829719.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> A Royal Navy warship that recently stopped into Bermuda has seized 35 million worth of cocaine in the Caribbean. HMS Argyll was on Island last month for three days as she began a counter-narcotics deployment in the Atlantic and Caribbean basis. The crew captured more than 1,300lb of the drug after chasing a drug-running speedboat. .. Mirrors to hold open day The Mirrors Programme is set to open its doors for an open house on Friday to show the public its efforts to improve the lives of young Bermudians. Mirrors Coordinator Kim Jackson said After the success of last years open house it was decided to open our doors to the broader community again this year. Its an opportunity for the. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20140827/NEWS/140829754&source=RSS Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:32:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20140827/NEWS/140829754&source=RSS The Mirrors Programme is set to open its doors for an open house on Friday to show the public its efforts to improve the lives of young Bermudians. Mirrors Coordinator Kim Jackson said After the success of last years open house it was decided to open our doors to the broader community again this year. Its an opportunity for the. .. Holiday waste collection changes in West End Waste collection in the West End will be set back as a result of Mondays Labour Day Holiday, according to the Department of Waste Management. A spokesman for the Ministry of Public Works said today that due to the holiday, trash collection in the western parishes would take place on Wednesday and Thursday next week. Waste. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20140827/NEWS/140829755&source=RSS Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:32:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20140827/NEWS/140829755&source=RSS Waste collection in the West End will be set back as a result of Mondays Labour Day Holiday, according to the Department of Waste Management. A spokesman for the Ministry of Public Works said today that due to the holiday, trash collection in the western parishes would take place on Wednesday and Thursday next week. Waste. .. Man in custody over womans death A 47-year-old man is being held by police as authorities investigate the sudden death of a 48-year-old Southampton woman, found in an unresponsive state a residence in the Atlantic View housing complex. According to police, the man is also from Southampton and is assisting with relevant inquiries. An autopsy will be carried out by a. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20140827/NEWS/140829751&source=RSS Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:32:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20140827/NEWS/140829751&source=RSS A 47-year-old man is being held by police as authorities investigate the sudden death of a 48-year-old Southampton woman, found in an unresponsive state a residence in the Atlantic View housing complex. According to police, the man is also from Southampton and is assisting with relevant inquiries. An autopsy will be carried out by a. .. Brown to speak at banquet Former Premier Dr Ewart Brown will be the guest speaker at Fridays annual Labour Day Banquet. The event will be held at the Fairmont Southampton and begin at 6. 45pm. There will also be a pre-Labour Day Worship Service at Shelly Bay Beach between 2pm and 7pm on Sunday. Mondays schedule of events will begin at 8am with Swans. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20140828/NEWS/140829715&source=RSS Thu, 28 Aug 2014 03:29:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20140828/NEWS/140829715&source=RSS Former Premier Dr Ewart Brown will be the guest speaker at Fridays annual Labour Day Banquet. The event will be held at the Fairmont Southampton and begin at 6. 45pm. There will also be a pre-Labour Day Worship Service at Shelly Bay Beach between 2pm and 7pm on Sunday. Mondays schedule of events will begin at 8am with Swans. .. Fire report pending An investigation into a fire at a construction yard in Warwick has not revealed the cause. The blaze broke out at a property owned by Eddie Roque on Quarry Hill Road, Warwick, on May 20 and needed six fire trucks and 35 firefighters to be quelled. Sergeant Russann Francis, from the Bermuda Fire Service, said yesterday The result. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20140828/NEWS/140829716&source=RSS Thu, 28 Aug 2014 03:29:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20140828/NEWS/140829716&source=RSS An investigation into a fire at a construction yard in Warwick has not revealed the cause. The blaze broke out at a property owned by Eddie Roque on Quarry Hill Road, Warwick, on May 20 and needed six fire trucks and 35 firefighters to be quelled. Sergeant Russann Francis, from the Bermuda Fire Service, said yesterday The result. .. CCTV poles approved The Development Applications Board DAB have approved a series of applications to install telegraph poles to hold new police CCTV cameras. A total of seven such poles were given final approval during a meeting of the board on August 13, regarding locations in five different parishes. In the west end, telegraph poles were approved. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20140828/NEWS/140829717&source=RSS Thu, 28 Aug 2014 03:28:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20140828/NEWS/140829717&source=RSS The Development Applications Board DAB have approved a series of applications to install telegraph poles to hold new police CCTV cameras. A total of seven such poles were given final approval during a meeting of the board on August 13, regarding locations in five different parishes. In the west end, telegraph poles were approved. .. Cannonier still living like a Premier <img src="/storyimage/RG/20140828/NEWS/140829718/AR/0/AR-140829718.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> Former Premier Craig Cannonier is expected to move out of the official Premiers residence at the end of next month, more than three months after he resigned. Government meanwhile have remain tight-lipped on whether Mr Cannonier has been paying a rent on the Clifton property. Mr Cannonier, who stepped down in May in the wake of a. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20140828/NEWS/140829718&source=RSS Thu, 28 Aug 2014 03:27:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20140828/NEWS/140829718&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20140828/NEWS/140829718/AR/0/AR-140829718.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> Former Premier Craig Cannonier is expected to move out of the official Premiers residence at the end of next month, more than three months after he resigned. Government meanwhile have remain tight-lipped on whether Mr Cannonier has been paying a rent on the Clifton property. Mr Cannonier, who stepped down in May in the wake of a. .. OBA defends Queen of East development Developing the Queen of the East site is the only sensible way forward, according to the One Bermuda Alliance. A spokesman for the party said that it was with a sense of regret that the OBA supported Minister Michael Fahys decision to allow the old merchant house to be demolished and replaced by a residential block. But he. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20140828/NEWS/140829720&source=RSS Thu, 28 Aug 2014 03:22:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20140828/NEWS/140829720&source=RSS Developing the Queen of the East site is the only sensible way forward, according to the One Bermuda Alliance. A spokesman for the party said that it was with a sense of regret that the OBA supported Minister Michael Fahys decision to allow the old merchant house to be demolished and replaced by a residential block. But he. .. Bermudian bailed in road death case A Bermudian driver arrested in connection with a fatal crash in the UK has been bailed. The 69-year-old Southampton man was the driver of a car that collided with a motorcyclist on Sunday. The 20-year-old motorcyclist died as a result of the accident that took place near the village of Bury in West Sussex. The driver of the Volvo. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20140828/NEWS/140829721&source=RSS Thu, 28 Aug 2014 03:21:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20140828/NEWS/140829721&source=RSS A Bermudian driver arrested in connection with a fatal crash in the UK has been bailed. The 69-year-old Southampton man was the driver of a car that collided with a motorcyclist on Sunday. The 20-year-old motorcyclist died as a result of the accident that took place near the village of Bury in West Sussex. The driver of the Volvo. ..