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THE FAIRMONT HAMILTON PRINCESS SPONSORS DISPLAY AT THE CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW

Posted by on Apr 1, 2014 in Editor's Choice, Featured Article, Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

THE FAIRMONT HAMILTON PRINCESS SPONSORS DISPLAY AT THE CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW

The Fairmont Hamilton Princess announces today that the hotel has sponsored “The Bermuda Double Fantasy Garden” at the Chelsea Flower Show taking place in May 2014 in London. Previous Chelsea Flower Show exhibitor and medal-winner Dominique (Nicky) Gurret has designed the garden following a naturalist theme inspired by John Lennon’s visit to the island in 1980 after which he created his last album with wife Yoko Ono called “Double Fantasy.” The album title, “Double Fantasy,” is meant to depict the freesia John Lennon and his son saw as they walked through the Bermuda Botanical...

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THE FAIRMONT HAMILTON PRINCESS HOLDS GRANDPARENTS’ BRUNCH IN HONOUR OF BERMUDA NATIONAL GRANDPARENTS’ DAY

Posted by on Oct 15, 2013 in Editor's Choice, Featured Article, Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

THE FAIRMONT HAMILTON PRINCESS HOLDS GRANDPARENTS’ BRUNCH IN HONOUR OF BERMUDA NATIONAL GRANDPARENTS’ DAY

The Fairmont Hamilton Princess today announces that it will host a special Grandparents’ Brunch at Harley’s Restaurant on Sunday, October 20 to celebrate Bermuda National Grandparents’ Day. The brunch will be a family affair with Grandparents dining for free when accompanied by a minimum of one adult each. To capture the memory, the hotel will have a photographer onsite to snap family photos that will be emailed to the family after the event. To add a fun twist to the event, grandparents will be allowed to do what they love most – show off their grandchildren! Grandparents are...

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US $34.7 million paid out to Subscribers and Beneficiaries of the Heritage International Scholarship Trust Plan in the Bermuda market

Posted by on Oct 10, 2013 in Editor's Choice, Featured Article, Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

US $34.7 million paid out to Subscribers and Beneficiaries of the Heritage International Scholarship Trust Plan in the Bermuda market

Heritage Education Funds International LLC is proud to provide continued financial solutions for families in Bermuda who seek a way to save for their children’s post-secondary education.  With the assistance of their Heritage International Scholarship Trust Plan hundreds more students inBermudawill be able to realize their college or university education. “Heritage’s goal is to deliver a safe and flexible solution for parents who seek a way to financially assist their children in pursuing post-secondary education” said Jason Maguire, President & Chief Executive Officer of...

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SCULPTURE BY LOCAL ARTIST UNVEILED IN FRONT OF WATERLOO HOUSE

Posted by on Oct 1, 2013 in Editor's Choice, Featured Article, Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

SCULPTURE BY LOCAL ARTIST UNVEILED  IN FRONT OF WATERLOO HOUSE

A new art installation in front of Waterloo House on Pitt’s Bay Road in Hamilton designed by local artist, Will Collieson, has been unveiled as a special feature to enhance the forecourt of the building. The 26-foot tall sculpture named “Points of View” has a nautical feel with sail-like shapes flowing in a multitude of curves giving it a local flavour while linking the building with its location on the harbour and the building’s waterfront marina. “We were specifically interested in working with a local artist for this project and Will has a long and distinguished career as an...

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MARSH AND GUY CARPENTER DONATE TWO BOATS FOR STUDENT SAILING PROGRAMME

Posted by on Oct 1, 2013 in Editor's Choice, Featured Article, Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

MARSH AND GUY CARPENTER DONATE TWO BOATS FOR STUDENT SAILING PROGRAMME

Marsh and Guy Carpenter today announced a donation of two 4.2 metre long RIBs (rigid inflatable boats) to be used for teaching sailing to students from select Government primary schools through an ongoing community outreach programme. “We are thrilled to make this donation and to be a part of this community outreach programme that enables sailing to be offered to young people in Bermuda who wouldn’t normally have the financial ability to partake in the sport,” said David Ezekiel, Bermuda Chairman of Marsh & McLennan Companies and Chairman of Marsh’s Bermuda Charity Committee....

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THE FAIRMONT HAMILTON PRINCESS SELECTS CONTRACTORS AND BEGINS MAJOR RENOVATION AND RESTORATION

Posted by on Sep 17, 2013 in Editor's Choice, Featured Article, Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

THE FAIRMONT HAMILTON PRINCESS SELECTS CONTRACTORS AND BEGINS MAJOR RENOVATION AND RESTORATION

The Fairmont Hamilton Princess today announces it has begun work on its $70 million renovation and names the contractors for each project. This first phase of the multi-phase development entails construction of the new state-of-the-art marina, which is slated to open by summer 2014. In addition, on November 1, the hotel is scheduled to begin work on the first phase of the main property development, which includes guest room renovations, transformation of the west side pool area, and construction of the new gazebo-style bar and grill next to the marina. The main property renovations are...

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