2023 Recap, The GBBC & 60 Years Of KBB

News  |  April 18, 2024

Tune in and watch The Daily Hour replay with KBB from Thursday 18 April 2024. We discussed the 2023 collections data, the Great Big Bermuda Clean-Uo (GBBC) and celebrating KBB’s 60 years of community impact. ... Read more

Keep Bermuda Beautiful celebrates 60 years of service

News  |  April 11, 2024

An environmental charity that prides itself on keeping the island clean is celebrating 60 year of service to the community. Keep Bermuda Beautiful is one of the island’s oldest environmental charities, established as a sub-committee of The Garden Club of Bermuda in 1964. ... Read more

Greenpeace outlines activities planned for Bermuda visit

News  |  April 5, 2024

Bermuda is to be used as a launch pad to call for the creation of an ocean sanctuary on the Sargasso Sea next month. Representatives from the environmental pressure group Greenpeace will meet government officials, the Sargasso Sea Commission and other groups to examine ways i... Read more

Abandoned Boats, Recycling & Sustainable Hospitality Featured In The Road To Net Zero Final Episode

News  |  March 26, 2024

Thanks to the Bermuda Broadcasting Company for featuring KBB’s Abandoned Boat Project in this final episode of The Road To Net Zero. We also appreciate the coverage of Bermuda’s recycling streams and the efforts of Bermuda Gin Company and ecoSPIRITS to promote sustainability... Read more

E-mail reporting system targets abandoned vehicles

Abandoned Vehicles, News  |  March 9, 2024

The Minister of Transport said the Government was making progress in the removal of abandoned vehicles. Wayne Furbert said that, in addition to a recent media campaign highlighting the issue, the ministry had established an e-mail-based reporting system. To date, the public h... Read more

Community invited to help with island-wide spring clean

News  |  March 1, 2024

The community is invited to join an island-wide clean-up being organised by an environmental charity. Keep Bermuda Beautiful will host the annual Great Big Bermuda Clean-Up during Earth Week from April 22 to 28. Last year’s event resulted in more than 1,700 volunteers re... Read more

KBB removes derelict boat from Spanish Point

News  |  February 25, 2024

Keep Bermuda Beautiful removed a derelict boat from Stovell Bay in Spanish Point yesterday. The effort was in line with charity’s partnership with the Government to remove old and abandoned vessels from the island’s waters. The Department of Environment and Natural Res... Read more

Vehicles left in parks face disposal if unclaimed

Abandoned Vehicles, News  |  February 21, 2024

The owners of vehicles dumped on park-owned land have been put on notice to claim them or lose them. Lieutenant-Colonel David Burch, the public works minister, said it was “particularly frustrating” that the Department of Parks had to be saddled with the bill instead of a... Read more

Transport ministry tackles abandoned vehicles

Abandoned Vehicles, News  |  January 25, 2024

The Ministry of Transport has announced a crackdown on abandoned vehicles around the island. Owners will be found and ticketed for abandoned vehicles and will be given two weeks to collect them before they are towed away. Wayne Furbert, the Minister of Transport, said: “... Read more

Derelict boats earmarked for removal from coastline

News  |  January 18, 2024

About 30 abandoned boats across the island’s waters are being targeted for removal as part of a marine clean-up effort in collaboration with Keep Bermuda Beautiful. A public notice from the Department of Environment and Natural Resources said that it had identifie... Read more