Posts made in December, 2011

Two in three residents put high-value Christmas gifts at risk

Posted by on Dec 29, 2011 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Two in three residents put high-value Christmas gifts at risk

The Argus Group today releases findings from recent research[1] that shows the majority (65 per cent) of local residents surveyed are putting their high-value Christmas gifts at risk by failing to update their home contents insurance to include them. A number of high-value gadgets topped wish lists in 2011, including the iPad 2, which retails from $699 in Bermuda; the Kindle Fire, at $349; the Samsung Galaxy Tablet, $1,100; and the BeoSound8 speaker dock from Bang & Olufsen for $1,276. Other popular expensive Christmas presents include TVs, cameras, jewellery and designer clothing. John...

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CableVision provides Christmas treats to single-parent families

Posted by on Dec 20, 2011 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

CableVision provides Christmas treats to single-parent families

Bermuda CableVision today announces that it is helping to lighten the financial burden of Christmas upon single-parent families through a donation of food baskets, complete with turkeys.  Bermuda CableVision worked with local charity, Women’s Resource Centre, to identify 20 families to receive the festive goodies. From left: Rollin Nathan, Sales Manager and Terry Roberson, General Manager from Bermuda CableVision; Sherrie Outerbridge, Executive Assistant from Women’s Resource Centre. Each December Bermuda CableVision makes a contribution towards helping a select group of Bermuda...

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CableVision & Hamilton Seventh Day Adventists to host Christmas Day lunch

Posted by on Dec 13, 2011 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

CableVision & Hamilton Seventh Day Adventists to host Christmas Day lunch

Bermuda CableVision and The Hamilton Seventh Day Adventist Church today announced their joint plans to produce and host a Christmas Day luncheon for families in need. ‘Five Loaves and Two Fishes,’ an extension of the Hamilton Seventh Day Adventist Church’s community service department, have planned a luncheon to be held at the Hamilton Seventh Day Adventist Church on King Street from 1 pm – 3pm on Christmas Day, December 25.  The event has been organised so that as many as 200 families will be able to dine on a delicious Christmas meal in the spacious church hall.   Learning...

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CableVision spreads holiday cheer with free TV preview for customers

Posted by on Dec 8, 2011 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

CableVision spreads holiday cheer with free TV preview for customers

Bermuda CableVision is renewing its holiday tradition of offering customers the gift of free television viewing during the holidays. Starting at 8am on Saturday, December 17 until 8am on January 3, 2012, all CableVision subscribers will be able to tune in to the full range of CableVision channels, with the exception of HDTV and Pay-Per-View, at no additional cost. This means customers will have access to the MaxPack Tier, with SportsMax and Fox Soccer Plus, and all Premium Tiers, including HBO, Showtime, Cinemax, TMC and Starz! CableVision General Manager,Terry Roberson, explains: “This is...

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ROSEWOOD TUCKER’S POINT WELCOMES LOCALS WITH SPECIAL RATES, SERVICES AND EVENTS FOR BERMUDA RESIDENTS

Posted by on Dec 8, 2011 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

ROSEWOOD TUCKER’S POINT WELCOMES LOCALS WITH SPECIAL RATES, SERVICES AND EVENTS FOR BERMUDA RESIDENTS

Rosewood Hotels & Resorts® today announces enhanced programming at Rosewood Tucker’s Point® in Bermuda geared toward attracting local residents to the property. In addition to the various dining options at Rosewood Tucker’s Point, the resort has today launched an espresso bar in its library featuring a variety of beverages and fresh-baked goods. Also, Rosewood Tucker’s Point is offering a special room rate for locals starting at $225 per night from today through March 31, 2012. Finally, Rosewood Tucker’s Point has a busy schedule of upcoming holiday events for local Bermuda...

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