Road closures for funeral – The Royal Gazette | Bermuda News, Business, Sports, Events, & Community

Log In

Reset Password

Road closures for funeral

Motorists, area businesses and members of the public are reminded that the following temporary road closure and parking restrictions will be in effect today for the 2pm funeral and memorial procession in remembrance of retired Commissioner of Police Frederick ‘Penny' Bean OBE QPM (as outlined in the December 12th City of Hamilton traffic notice). Temporary traffic management measures will also be in effect to allow for the passage of the memorial procession.

• Temporary road closure: Church Street from Cedar Avenue to Parliament Street will be closed from 12 noon until approximately 3.30pm, or until the funeral cortege has departed.

•1.30pm Memorial procession from Police Headquarters to the Cathedral: Leaving Police Headquarters heading down Headquarters Hill to Clyde Best Way, Clyde Best Way to Frog Lane, Frog Lane to Palmetto Road, left on Palmetto Road to Marsh Folly Road, west on Marsh Folly Road to Cedar Avenue, left on Cedar Avenue to Church Street, left on Church Street to the Anglican Cathedral.

• Memorial procession from the Cathedral to St. James Church for interment: Travelling east on Church Street to Parliament Street, left on Parliament Street to Victoria Street, right on Victoria Street for a salute outside the Hamilton Police Station carrying on to King Street, right on King Street to Reid Street, left on Reid Street to Spurling Hill, Spurling Hill to East Broadway, East Broadway to Trimingham Hill, south on Trimingham Hill to South Road, South Road to Barnes Corner/ Middle Road, left on Middle Road to Somerset Road, Somerset Road to St. James Church.

• Parking Restrictions: Until 3.30pm (or until the funeral cortege has departed) no parking of vehicles will be permitted on Church Street between Cedar Avenue and Parliament Street (north side only).

Press Release by the Bermuda Police Service.

Frederick 'Penny' Bean (File photograph)

You must be Registered or to post comment or to vote.

Published December 17, 2018 at 12:14 pm (Updated December 17, 2018 at 12:14 pm)

Road closures for funeral

What you
Need to
1. For a smooth experience with our commenting system we recommend that you use Internet Explorer 10 or higher, Firefox or Chrome Browsers. Additionally please clear both your browser's cache and cookies - How do I clear my cache and cookies?
2. Please respect the use of this community forum and its users.
3. Any poster that insults, threatens or verbally abuses another member, uses defamatory language, or deliberately disrupts discussions will be banned.
4. Users who violate the Terms of Service or any commenting rules will be banned.
5. Please stay on topic. "Trolling" to incite emotional responses and disrupt conversations will be deleted.
6. To understand further what is and isn't allowed and the actions we may take, please read our Terms of Service
7. To report breaches of the Terms of Service use the flag icon