Posts made in December, 2010

Bermuda CableVision brings Christmas cheer to children in hospital

Posted by on Dec 21, 2010 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Bermuda CableVision brings Christmas cheer to children in hospital

Bermuda CableVision managed to raise a few smiles at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital’s Children’s Unit when staff delivered surprise Christmas gifts as part of a new initiative entitled “Yuletide for Youngsters”. Alan Smith, Assistant General Manager; Rollin Nathan, Sales Manager; Nichole Wainwright, Customer Services Representative; and Marina Inserra, Sales Assistant, from the Bermuda CableVision team, dropped by the ward with a bulging sack of presents including a portable DVD player and a radio-operated helicopter. Children on the ward that day were aged between 8-months and...

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The Fairmont Southampton hosts 400 seniors at a special holiday lunch

Posted by on Dec 20, 2010 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

The Fairmont Southampton hosts 400 seniors at a special holiday lunch

SOUTHAMPTON, DECEMBER 20, 2010 – Four hundred of the Island’s seniors gathered today in the ballroom at The Fairmont Southampton to celebrate the season together at a special Christmas party. The festive luncheon was hosted by The Fairmont Southampton in partnership with the Bermuda Senior Islanders’ Centre at Admiralty House and the Island Wide Social Committee. Participants enjoyed a holiday luncheon and entertainment against the sparkling backdrop of the hotel’s Christmas decorations. Seniors were invited to attend the event through Island Wide Social Committee, a group of 18...

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THE NEWPORT ROOM TO OPEN FOR THREE SPECIAL HOLIDAY EVENINGS

Posted by on Dec 14, 2010 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

THE NEWPORT ROOM  TO OPEN FOR THREE SPECIAL HOLIDAY EVENINGS

SOUTHAMPTON, DECEMBER 14, 2010 – The Fairmont Southampton today announces that The Newport Room, Bermuda’s only five-diamond restaurant, will once again open its doors for holiday celebrations on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year’s Eve. Special dinner menus have been developed for each night by Newport Room Chef Cliff Crawford, featuring innovative new dishes and updated versions of traditional favourites. On Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, guests at The Newport Room will dine from a five-course menu prepared exclusively for each evening. On Christmas Eve, guests can choose...

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Bermuda CableVision gives customers the gift of TV for the holidays

Posted by on Dec 14, 2010 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Bermuda CableVision is extending the gift of a Free Preview to all its customers for the holidays. During the event, all subscribers to CableVision’s television service will be able to access the company’s full line-up of channels, with the exception of Pay-Per-View and HDTV, at no additional cost. The Free Preview will run for more than two weeks, starting at 8:00 a.m. on Saturday, December 18, 2010 and continuing until 8:00 a.m. on Monday, January 3, 2011. This year, CableVision customers will have access to the company’s widest selection of programming to date, including the full...

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That time of year again: Don’t drink and drive

Posted by on Dec 12, 2010 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

That time of year again: Don’t drink and drive

CADA, encouraging responsible alcohol behavior, today announced the start of their 2010 Christmas alcohol awareness campaign. The ABCD campaign is designed to encourage people not to drink and drive this holiday season. Signs and banners are placed in high traffic areas around the island with the message “Always use Bus, Cab or Designated Driver.” Making the announcement today was CADA Chairman, Mr. Anthony Santucci, who stated, “As residents move around Bermuda during the Christmas and New Year period they will notice signs and banners in various locations around the island....

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