Posts made in March, 2014

BERMUDA TOURISM AUTHORITY ANNOUNCES PERFORMANCE METRICS

Posted by on Mar 27, 2014 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

BERMUDA TOURISM AUTHORITY ANNOUNCES PERFORMANCE METRICS

Bermuda Tourism Authority (BTA) today announces the most recent performance metrics. In abiding by its commitment to provide information, readers will note the broader scope of important data that is being monitored and communicated to the public and stakeholders on a continuous basis. Hotel Performance Metrics Total rooms on the books for the next six months are up 6.8 per cent versus the same time last year and up 12.2 per cent over the next 12 months versus last year. Group rooms on the books for the next six months are up 8.2 per cent from last year and are up 19.8 per cent for the next...

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OCEAN VET SET TO FILM ON ISLAND

Posted by on Mar 20, 2014 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

OCEAN VET SET TO FILM ON ISLAND

UK-based gassProductions is pleased to announce the filming of Ocean Vet, a 12-part action-packed documentary series following Dr. Neil Burnie as he explores the marine species around the island of Bermuda. Filming will take place on island from March 21 to April 20, 2014 and again from June 7 to September 30, 2014. The series has been pre-sold to Cineflix Rights, a division of Cineflix Media Inc. and a leading, independent UK television content distributor to be broadcast worldwide in 2015. “We are so excited to begin filming on the island,” said Andrew Smith, Series Producer and...

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BEGINNERS INVITED TO GIVE YOGA A TRY AT BERMUDA YOGA FESTIVAL

Posted by on Mar 20, 2014 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

BEGINNERS INVITED TO GIVE YOGA A TRY AT BERMUDA YOGA FESTIVAL

The Argus Group today announces it has sponsored the Argus Beginners Track at the first Bermuda Yoga Festival being held on the island from April 3 to April 6. Participants will immerse themselves in master yoga classes, wisdom talks and have the opportunity to sample meditation, qigong, ecstatic dance and chanting. The Argus Beginners Track offers classes for beginners or those who wish to take a more gentle approach. Drawing participants from Canada, the United States and the United Kingdom, as well as local yoga students, the Bermuda Yoga Festival will feature 11 internationally acclaimed...

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MARCUS SAMUELSSON TO OPEN POP-UP RESTAURANT AT THE FAIRMONT HAMILTON PRINCESS IN BERMUDA

Posted by on Mar 20, 2014 in Featured Article, Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

MARCUS SAMUELSSON TO OPEN POP-UP RESTAURANT AT THE FAIRMONT HAMILTON PRINCESS IN BERMUDA

Acclaimed chef Marcus Samuelsson today announces that he will open a two month pop-up restaurant, Samuelsson at HP, from June 3rd to August 3rd 2014 at the Fairmont Hamilton Princess hotel (76 Pitts Bay Rd, HM08, Bermuda).  The pop-up will preview his new signature restaurant, which is set to open at the hotel in May of 2015.  Chef Samuelsson has crafted a vibrant menu that celebrates Bermudian culture and history, and will be executed by chef de cuisine Leo Marino and chef de cuisine Justin Levine, both hailing from Samuelsson’s acclaimed Red Rooster Harlem in New York City. “I’m...

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BESCO AWARDED TYNES BAY FIRE PROTECTION SYSTEM MAINTENANCE CONTRACT

Posted by on Mar 18, 2014 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

BESCO AWARDED TYNES BAY FIRE PROTECTION SYSTEM  MAINTENANCE CONTRACT

Bermuda Energy Services Company Ltd. (BESCO) today announces that it has won the maintenance contract for the fire protection and detection system at the Tynes Bay Waste Treatment Facility on Palmetto Road. The awarding of the maintenance contract follows a government contract tender process. The contract covers the supply of labour, materials, equipment and supervision necessary to provide maintenance, inspection, testing and related repair services to the fire protection and detection systems at the Tynes Bay facility. BESCO was responsible for the initial installation of the fire...

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