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Covid-19 Timelines

The timelines below provides a visual overview of some of the developments in both Bermuda and around the world, and for ease of reading, they are colour coded – international updates are in blue, and Bermuda-specific updates are in pink. For a look at the same timeline providing entries in the opposite course of time – beginning with the detection of a pneumonia of unknown cause – click here.

The full cases and news timeline follows below and as by now the main timeline is quite long, you can also individually access extracted versions covering vaccinations, curfew changes, classification changes, deaths, and a global timeline using the easy dropdowns below by clicking to view the timeline of your choice.

Covid-19 Vaccination Timeline | Click here to see timeline

Vaccine

2021
Apr 10

40% Of Population Had One Dose, 31% Had Two

40% Of Population Had One Dose, 31% Had Two

Bermuda has administered a total of 45,761 Covid-19 vaccinations as of April 10th, with 40% of the population having received 1 dose, while 31% of the population have had 2 doses.

Apr 06

22,000 More Vaccines Expected Today

22,000 More Vaccines Expected Today

The Government House previously announced that it is anticipated that a fifth shipment of 22,000 vaccines together with ancillary equipment will arrive in Bermuda today.

Apr 03

37% Of Population Vaccinated With One Dose

37% Of Population Vaccinated With One Dose

As of April 3, 2021, Bermuda has administered a total of 41,152 Covid-19 vaccinations, so 37% of the population has received one dose, while 27% of the population has received 2 doses.

Mar 27

35% Of Population Vaccinated With One Dose

35% Of Population Vaccinated With One Dose

As of March 27th, there have been a total of 37,788 vaccinations given, so 35% of the population has received 1 dose, while 24% of the population has received two doses.

Mar 20

32% Of Population Vaccinated With One Dose

32% Of Population Vaccinated With One Dose

The vaccination statistics as of March 20th, show that Bermuda has administered a total of 33,498 vaccinations, with 32% of the population having received 1 dose, while 20% have had 2 doses.

Mar 16

4th Vaccine Shipment Arrives: 15,210 Vaccines

4th Vaccine Shipment Arrives: 15,210 Vaccines

Government House announced that 15,210 more vaccines are scheduled to arrive on the British Airways flight today, noting that “the arrival of the fourth shipment brings the number of vaccinations supplied free of charge by the UK Government to over 55,000.”

Mar 13

29% Of Population Vaccinated With One Dose

29% Of Population Vaccinated With One Dose

The vaccination statistics as of March 13th show that Bermuda has administered a total of 29,708 vaccinations, with 29% of the population having received 1 dose, while 18% have had 2 doses.

Mar 10

27% Of Population Vaccinated With One Dose

27% Of Population Vaccinated With One Dose

To date, Bermuda has administered a total of 27,727 vaccinations, with 27% of the population [17,395 people] having received one dose, while 16% of the population [10,332 people] have had both their first and second doses.

Mar 10

College Center Starts Offering Walk-In Vaccine Service

College Center Starts Offering Walk-In Vaccine Service

The Bermuda College Covid-19 vaccination centre started accepting walk-in clients aged 65 and over, and “close to 100 people walked in to get vaccinated” today.

Mar 04

10,530 More Vaccines To Arrive On BA Tonight

10,530 More Vaccines To Arrive On BA Tonight

10,530 more Covid-19 vaccines will be arriving on the British Airways flight this evening, officials have announced.

Feb 27

21% Of Population Vaccinated With One Dose

21% Of Population Vaccinated With One Dose

Bermuda has administered a total of 20,705 Covid-19 vaccinations as of the latest reporting period, 21% of the population has been vaccinated [with 1 dose], and 11% of the population has been immunized [with 2 doses].

Feb 20

18% Of Population Vaccinated With One Dose

18% Of Population Vaccinated With One Dose

The vaccination statistics as of February 20th show that Bermuda has administered a total of 16,377 vaccinations, with Minister Kim Wilson noting that “18% of the population has been vaccinated [with 1 dose] and 7% of the population has been immunized [with 2 doses].”

Feb 15

Vaccination Centre At Bermuda College Opens

Vaccination Centre At Bermuda College Opens

The Covid Vaccination Centre at the Bermuda College opens today, with the new location able to run for longer hours, and can also accommodate ten vaccination stations.

Feb 13

15% Of Population Vaccinated With One Dose

15% Of Population Vaccinated With One Dose

To date, Bermuda has administered a total of 12,568 vaccinations, with 15% of the population has been vaccinated [with 1 dose] and 4% of the population has been immunized [with 2 doses].

Feb 03

Over 5000 People Have Been Vaccinated

Over 5000 People Have Been Vaccinated

Health Minister Kim Wilson confirmed that health officials have now done over 5000 vaccinations, with more than 200 persons now fully immunized.

Jan 29

BA Flight Arrives With More Vaccines

The British Airways flight arrived this evening, reportedly carrying 19,500 doses of the Covid-19 vaccine.

Jan 25

Opening Of Vaccination Clinic At KEMH

A press conference held this afternoon to mark the opening of Bermuda’s second Covid-19 vaccination clinic, which is located at the King Edward VII Memorial Hospital.

Jan 11

First Covid-19 Vaccinations In Bermuda

The first Covid-19 vaccinations in Bermuda started today, with seniors, hospital staff, and Premier David Burt, Opposition Leader Cole Simons, Minister of Health Kim Wilson, and Dr. Carika Weldon among the first people to get the vaccine.

Jan 08

First Batch Of Vaccines Arrive In Bermuda

The British Airways flight arrived carrying around 9,000 doses of the Pfizer vaccine — enough to vaccinate 4.500 people — marking the first batch of vaccines to arrive in Bermuda Comments comments

2020
Dec 02

UK Regulator Gives Approval For First Vaccine

UK Regulator Gives Approval For First Vaccine

The United Kingdom has become the first major nation to approve a Covid-19 vaccine, with the British Government announcing that the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine has been given approval for use.


Covid-19 Bermuda Curfew Timeline | Click here to see timeline

Curfew

2021
Mar 21

Curfew Changes To 11pm Until 5am

Curfew Changes To 11pm Until 5am

The curfew time changing to 11pm until 5am and the permitted gathering size being reduced to 10 persons are among the new regulations in effect due to a surge in cases.

Mar 03

12am – 5am Curfew Reinstated

Effective tonight, the curfew will be reimplemented from 12am – 5am “due to the current outbreak of the new UK strain,” with businesses required to close at 11pm.

Feb 18

Curfew Lifted

Curfew Lifted

The midnight to 5am curfew — which had been in effect since December 12, 2020 — ends today, with liquor licensed establishments allowed to remain open until midnight, and other types of businesses no longer required to close at 11pm.

2020
Dec 12

11pm – 5am Curfew Takes Effect

11pm – 5am Curfew Takes Effect

Due to a spike in cases, new regulations are in effect: a curfew from 11pm until 5am daily, all businesses required to close at 10pm, and the maximum people allowed to gather is reduced to 10.

Jul 20

Bermuda Curfew Lifted With Provisio

Bermuda Curfew Lifted With Provisio

The curfew on the island has been lifted, with the proviso that all liquor licensed establishments will close at midnight.

Mar 29

Overnight Curfew Takes Effect in Bermuda

Overnight Curfew Takes Effect in Bermuda

An island-wide curfew order takes effect, restricting most residents from going out from 8pm – 6am.


Covid-19 Bermuda Deaths Timeline | Click here to see timeline

It it with sadness and great regret we include a timeline showing the deaths the island has experienced, and as many note, it’s key to mention these are not just ‘numbers’, they are people, our fellow residents. We send our condolences to all the families who have lost someone.

Deaths

2021
Apr 18

Bermuda Records 19th Covid-19 Death

Bermuda Records 19th Covid-19 Death

The Minister of Health Kim Wilson confirmed that Bermuda experienced another Covid-19 related death. This brings the total number of Covid-19 deaths in Bermuda to 19, with 7 of them in April 2021.

Apr 17

Government Confirm 18th Covid-19 Death

Government Confirm 18th Covid-19 Death

The Government has now confirmed the sad news that “Bermuda has experienced another Covid-19 death,” which brings the total number of Covid-19 deaths in Bermuda to 18.

Apr 14

Bermuda Records 17th Covid-19 Death

Bermuda Records 17th Covid-19 Death

The Government confirmed the sad news that Bermuda has experienced another Covid-19 death, bringing the total number of Covid-19 deaths in Bermuda to 17.

Apr 10

Govt Confirm Two More Coronavirus Related Deaths

Govt Confirm Two More Coronavirus Related Deaths

The Ministry has confirmed the sad news that Bermuda has “experienced two coronavirus related deaths” which brings the total number of Covid-19 deaths in Bermuda to 16.

Apr 04

Government Confirm Two Covid Related Deaths

Government Confirm Two Covid Related Deaths

The Government has confirmed the extremely sad news that “Bermuda has experienced two coronavirus related deaths over the weekend,” bringing the number of Covid-19 deaths in Bermuda to 14.

Jan 07

Government Confirm Twelfth Covid-19 Death

Government Confirm Twelfth Covid-19 Death

The Government has confirmed the sad news that another person has died, bringing Bermuda’s Covid-19 death toll to twelve.

Jan 05

Bermuda Records Eleventh Covid-19 Death

The Government has confirmed the sad news that another person has died due to Covid-19, bringing Bermuda’s death toll to eleven.

2020
Dec 26

Bermuda Records 10th Covid-19 Death

Bermuda Records 10th Covid-19 Death

The Ministry of Health confirmed the sad news that Bermuda experienced a Covid-19 related death today, marking the first Covid-19 related death since May, and bringing Bermuda’s total Covid-19 death toll to ten.

May 14

Government Confirm Ninth Covid-19 Death

Government Confirm Ninth Covid-19 Death

The Government has confirmed the sad news that another person has died due to Covid-19, taking the island’s death toll to nine.

May 11

Bermuda Records Eighth Covid-19 Death

Bermuda Records Eighth Covid-19 Death

The Government confirms the sad news that another person has died, bringing Bermuda’s Covid-19 death toll to eight.

May 02

Government Confirm Seventh Covid-19 Death

Government Confirm Seventh Covid-19 Death

The Government confirms that another person has died, bringing Bermuda’s Covid-19 death toll to seven.

Apr 26

Bermuda Records Sixth Covid-19 Death

The Government confirms that another person has died, bringing Bermuda’s Covid-19 death toll to six.

Apr 13

Bermuda Records Fifth Covid-19 Death

The Government confirms that another person has died, bringing Bermuda’s Covid-19 death toll to five.

Apr 09

Fourth Covid-19 Death In Bermuda

Premier David Burt confirms that a fourth person has died from Covid-19 in Bermuda.

Apr 08

Bermuda Records Third Covid-19 Death

Bermuda Records Third Covid-19 Death

Premier David Burt confirms that another person has died, marking the third Covid-19 related death in Bermuda.

Apr 06

Bermuda Records First Two Covid-19 Deaths

Bermuda Records First Two Covid-19 Deaths

The Premier of Bermuda confirms the sad news that the island has recorded our first two Covid-19 related deaths.


Covid-19 Bermuda Classification Timeline | Click here to see timeline

Classifications

2021
Apr 05

U.S. CDC Moves Bermuda To “Level 4″

U.S. CDC Moves Bermuda To “Level 4″

The United States CDC has now moved Bermuda back to Level 4 which states there is a “Very High Level of Covid-19 in Bermuda” and advises that “travelers should avoid all travel to Bermuda.”

Apr 01

WHO Changes Classification To ‘Community Transmission’

WHO Changes Classification To ‘Community Transmission’

The World Health Organization has now changed Bermuda’s country status to ‘Community Transmission’, which is, in effect, the most serious ranking the WHO can give.

Mar 15

U.S. CDC Moves Bermuda To “Level 2″

U.S. CDC Moves Bermuda To “Level 2″

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention adjusted the Travel Health Notice for Bermuda today, upgrading our status from Level 3 to Level 2 which states there is a “moderate level of Covid-19 in Bermuda.”

Mar 01

U.S. CDC Moves Bermuda To “Level 3”

U.S. CDC Moves Bermuda To “Level 3”

The United States CDC has changed Bermuda’s classification to “Level 3: High Level of Covid-19 in Bermuda,” which is an improvement over our prior classification as Level 4.

Jan 22

Status Changed To ‘Sporadic Cases’

Status Changed To ‘Sporadic Cases’

The Pan American Health Organization upgraded Bermuda’s status to ‘Sporadic Cases’.

2020
Dec 21

Changes Bermuda To ‘Very High Level’

Changes Bermuda To ‘Very High Level’

The United States CDC has changed Bermuda’s classification to “Level 4: Very High Level of Covid-19 in Bermuda,” and said, “travelers should avoid all travel to Bermuda.”

Oct 26

CDC Changes Classification To ‘No Health Notice’

CDC Changes Classification To ‘No Health Notice’

The United States CDC has changed Bermuda’s country classification from ‘Alert Level 2: Moderate Risk’ to ‘No Travel Health Notice: Covid-19 Risk is Very Low,’ the U.S. Consulate announced.

Jun 22

Bermuda’s Status Improved To “Sporadic Cases”

Bermuda’s Status Improved To “Sporadic Cases”

The Government confirmed that PAHO’s designation of Bermuda’s country status has been improved to “Sporadic Cases”.


Covid-19 Global Timeline | Click here to see timeline


Covid-19

2021
Apr 19

Three Million Deaths Worldwide

Three Million Deaths Worldwide

Sadly, the global death toll of the Covid-19 pandemic reaches 3 million.

Apr 18

Bermuda Records 19th Covid-19 Death

Bermuda Records 19th Covid-19 Death

The Minister of Health Kim Wilson confirmed that Bermuda experienced another Covid-19 related death. This brings the total number of Covid-19 deaths in Bermuda to 19, with 7 of them in April 2021.

Apr 17

63 New Positive Cases, 868 Active, 2123 Total

63 New Positive Cases, 868 Active, 2123 Total

There have been 63 more positive results — one classified as imported, 28 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 34 classified as under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 2123 confirmed positive cases, 868 active, with 37 persons hospitalized, with seven in critical care.

Apr 17

Government Confirm 18th Covid-19 Death

Government Confirm 18th Covid-19 Death

The Government has now confirmed the sad news that “Bermuda has experienced another Covid-19 death,” which brings the total number of Covid-19 deaths in Bermuda to 18.

Apr 16

37 New Positives, 2060 Total, 848 Active

37 New Positives, 2060 Total, 848 Active

There have been 37 more positive results — two classified as imported, 12 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 23 classified as under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 2060 confirmed positive cases, 848 active, with 40 persons hospitalized, with eight in critical care.

Apr 15

37 More Positive Cases, 866 Active, Total Of 2023

37 More Positive Cases, 866 Active, Total Of 2023

Bermuda has 37 new confirmed positive cases — one classified as imported, 19 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 17 classified as under investigation — so the Island now has a total of 2023 confirmed positive cases, 866 active, with 42 people in hospital, with five in critical care.

Apr 14

Bermuda Records 17th Covid-19 Death

Bermuda Records 17th Covid-19 Death

The Government confirmed the sad news that Bermuda has experienced another Covid-19 death, bringing the total number of Covid-19 deaths in Bermuda to 17.

Apr 14

51 New Cases, 880 Active, 1986 Total

51 New Cases, 880 Active, 1986 Total

There have been 51 more positive results — four classified as imported, 12 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 35 under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 1986 confirmed positive cases, 880 active, with 39 people in hospital, with five in critical care.

Apr 13

23 New Positive Cases, 868 Active, 1935 Total

23 New Positive Cases, 868 Active, 1935 Total

There have been 23 more positive results — one classified as imported, six classified as local transmission with known contact, and 16 classified as under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 1935 confirmed positive cases, with 868 active.

Apr 13

Stay At Home Order Takes Effect

Stay At Home Order Takes Effect

The ‘Stay At Home’ order comes into effect today, with residents not to leave their homes for anything other than essential movement or grocery shopping for seven days.

Apr 12

21 New Positives, 1912 Total, 859 Active

21 New Positives, 1912 Total, 859 Active

There have been 21 more positive results — one classified as imported, 11 classified as local transmission with known contact, and nine classified as under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 1912 confirmed positive cases, 859 active, with 41 persons hospitalized, with six in critical care.

Apr 11

Premier David Burt Positive For Coronavirus

Premier David Burt Positive For Coronavirus

Premier David Burt confirmed tonight that he has “tested positive for a coronavirus infection,” and fortunately the Premier, who noted he is ‘immunized,’ is feeling fine, and his family has tested negative and he is isolating from them.

Apr 11

118 More Positive Cases, 877 Active, Total Of 1891

118 More Positive Cases, 877 Active, Total Of 1891

Bermuda has 118 new confirmed positive cases — five classified as imported, 20 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 93 classified as under investigation — so the Island now has a total of 1891 confirmed positive cases, 877 active, with 36 people in hospital, with six in critical care.

Apr 10

Govt Confirm Two More Coronavirus Related Deaths

Govt Confirm Two More Coronavirus Related Deaths

The Ministry has confirmed the sad news that Bermuda has “experienced two coronavirus related deaths” which brings the total number of Covid-19 deaths in Bermuda to 16.

Apr 10

40% Of Population Had One Dose, 31% Had Two

40% Of Population Had One Dose, 31% Had Two

Bermuda has administered a total of 45,761 Covid-19 vaccinations as of April 10th, with 40% of the population having received 1 dose, while 31% of the population have had 2 doses.

Apr 09

116 New Cases, 871 Active, 28 In Hospital

116 New Cases, 871 Active, 28 In Hospital

There have been 116 more positive results — five classified as imported, 20 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 91 under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 1773 confirmed positive cases, 871 active, with 28 people in hospital, with six in critical care.

Apr 08

71 New Positive Cases, 1657 Total, New Record High Of 26 In Hospital

71 New Positive Cases, 1657 Total, New Record High Of 26 In Hospital

There have been 71 more positive results — three classified as imported, 18 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 50 classified as under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 1657 confirmed positive cases, 779 active, with 26 people in hospital, with six in critical care.

Apr 07

89 New Positives, 1586 Total, 737 Active

89 New Positives, 1586 Total, 737 Active

There have been 89 more positive results — one classified as imported, 18 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 70 classified as under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 1586 confirmed positive cases, 737 active, with 20 persons hospitalized, with five in critical care.

Apr 06

28 More Positive Cases, 670 Active, Total Of 1497

28 More Positive Cases, 670 Active, Total Of 1497

Bermuda has 28 new confirmed positive cases — six classified as imported, 13 classified as local transmission with known contact, and nine classified as under investigation — so the Island now has a total of 1497 confirmed positive cases, 670 active, with 21 people in hospital, with six in critical care.

Apr 06

22,000 More Vaccines Expected Today

22,000 More Vaccines Expected Today

The Government House previously announced that it is anticipated that a fifth shipment of 22,000 vaccines together with ancillary equipment will arrive in Bermuda today.

Apr 05

69 New Cases, 656 Active, 1469 Total

69 New Cases, 656 Active, 1469 Total

There have been 69 more positive results — 33 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 36 under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 1469 confirmed positive cases, 656 active, with 22 people in hospital, with five in critical care.

Apr 05

U.S. CDC Moves Bermuda To “Level 4″

U.S. CDC Moves Bermuda To “Level 4″

The United States CDC has now moved Bermuda back to Level 4 which states there is a “Very High Level of Covid-19 in Bermuda” and advises that “travelers should avoid all travel to Bermuda.”

Apr 04

Government Confirm Two Covid Related Deaths

Government Confirm Two Covid Related Deaths

The Government has confirmed the extremely sad news that “Bermuda has experienced two coronavirus related deaths over the weekend,” bringing the number of Covid-19 deaths in Bermuda to 14.

Apr 03

108 New Positive Cases, 630 Active, 1400 Total

108 New Positive Cases, 630 Active, 1400 Total

There have been 108 more positive results — 22 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 86 classified as under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 1400 confirmed positive cases, 630 active, with 18 people in hospital, with four in critical care.

Apr 03

37% Of Population Vaccinated With One Dose

37% Of Population Vaccinated With One Dose

As of April 3, 2021, Bermuda has administered a total of 41,152 Covid-19 vaccinations, so 37% of the population has received one dose, while 27% of the population has received 2 doses.

Apr 01

75 New Positives, 1292 Total, 537 Active

75 New Positives, 1292 Total, 537 Active

There have been 75 more positive results — three classified as imported, 24 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 48 classified as under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 1292 confirmed positive cases, 537 active, with five persons hospitalized.

Apr 01

Over 200,000 Tests Done In Bermuda

Over 200,000 Tests Done In Bermuda

Bermuda has now done a total of 201,799 tests, with 200,507 negative and 1,292 positive results.

Apr 01

WHO Changes Classification To ‘Community Transmission’

WHO Changes Classification To ‘Community Transmission’

The World Health Organization has now changed Bermuda’s country status to ‘Community Transmission’, which is, in effect, the most serious ranking the WHO can give.

Mar 31

60 More Positive Cases, 476 Active, Total Of 1217

60 More Positive Cases, 476 Active, Total Of 1217

Bermuda has 60 new confirmed positive cases — one classified as imported, 17 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 42 classified as under investigation — so the Island now has a total of 1217 confirmed positive cases with 476 active.

Mar 30

21 New Cases, 417 Active, 1157 Total

21 New Cases, 417 Active, 1157 Total

There have been 21 more positive results — 10 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 11 under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 1157 confirmed positive cases, with 417 active.

Mar 30

Covid Cases In Corrections Department

Covid Cases In Corrections Department

The Government has confirmed that there were “positive Covid-19 cases within the Department of Corrections,” and said they have “a specialised response team” and a vaccination programme is “underway at the facilities and it is available for both staff and inmates if they want it.”

Mar 29

Record Numbers: 108 New Cases, 396 Active

Record Numbers: 108 New Cases, 396 Active

There have been 108 more positive results — one imported, 35 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 72 under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 1136 confirmed positive cases, with 396 active.

Mar 28

New Regulations In Effect Today

New Regulations In Effect Today

A number of new regulations will take effect today, including the closure of indoor gyms, cinemas, and museums; retail stores being restricted to 20% of occupancy, and indoor dining being prohibited except for hotels who are restricted to hotel guests only.

Mar 27

81 New Positive Cases Announced, Largest Ever In One Day

81 New Positive Cases Announced, Largest Ever In One Day

There have been 81 more positive results — one classified as imported, 35 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 45 classified as under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 1028 confirmed positive cases, with 294 active.

Mar 27

35% Of Population Vaccinated With One Dose

35% Of Population Vaccinated With One Dose

As of March 27th, there have been a total of 37,788 vaccinations given, so 35% of the population has received 1 dose, while 24% of the population has received two doses.

Mar 26

33 New Positives, 947 Total, 213 Active

33 New Positives, 947 Total, 213 Active

There have been 33 more positive results — 14 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 19 as under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 947 confirmed positive cases, with 213 active.

Mar 26

Over 125 Million Cases Worldwide

Over 125 Million Cases Worldwide

The number of confirmed cases worldwide has now surpassed 125 million, with over 2,757,000 deaths.

Mar 25

34 More Positive Cases, 184 Active, Total Of 914

34 More Positive Cases, 184 Active, Total Of 914

Bermuda has 34 new confirmed positive cases — one classified as imported, 15 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 18 classified as under investigation — so the Island now has a total of 914 confirmed positive cases with 184 active.

Mar 24

40 New Cases, 150 Active, 880 Total

40 New Cases, 150 Active, 880 Total

There have been 40 more positive results — 9 imported, 21 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 10 under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 880 confirmed positive cases, with 150 active.

Mar 23

Ten New Positive Cases, 113 Active, 840 Total

Ten New Positive Cases, 113 Active, 840 Total

There have been ten more positive results — one classified as imported, six classified as local transmission with known contact, and three classified as under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 840 confirmed positive cases, with 113 active.

Mar 22

41 New Positive Cases Announced, Largest Ever In One Day

41 New Positive Cases Announced, Largest Ever In One Day

There have been 41 more positive results — two classified as imported, 30 classified as local transmission with known contact, and nine classified as under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 830 confirmed positive cases, with 106 active.

Mar 21

Curfew Changes To 11pm Until 5am

Curfew Changes To 11pm Until 5am

The curfew time changing to 11pm until 5am and the permitted gathering size being reduced to 10 persons are among the new regulations in effect due to a surge in cases.

Mar 20

32% Of Population Vaccinated With One Dose

32% Of Population Vaccinated With One Dose

The vaccination statistics as of March 20th, show that Bermuda has administered a total of 33,498 vaccinations, with 32% of the population having received 1 dose, while 20% have had 2 doses.

Mar 20

16 New Positives, 789 Total, 68 Active

16 New Positives, 789 Total, 68 Active

There have been 16 more positive results — three classified as imported, eight classified as local transmission with known contact, and five classified as under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 789 confirmed positive cases, with 68 active.

Mar 19

Six More Positive Cases, 52 Active, Total Of 773

Six More Positive Cases, 52 Active, Total Of 773

Bermuda now has a total of 773 confirmed positive cases to date, with 52 active, with the latest six cases classified as local transmission with a known contact.

Mar 18

18 New Cases, 48 Active, 767 Total

18 New Cases, 48 Active, 767 Total

There have been 18 more positive results — one imported, 15 classified as local transmission with known contact, and two under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 767 confirmed positive cases, with 48 active.

Mar 17

Seven New Positive Cases, 33 Active, 749 Total

Seven New Positive Cases, 33 Active, 749 Total

There have been seven more positive results — five classified as local transmission with known contact, and two classified as under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 749 confirmed positive cases, with 33 active.

Mar 16

Two New Positives, 742 Total, 30 Active

Two New Positives, 742 Total, 30 Active

Bermuda now has a total of 742 confirmed positive cases to date, with 30 active, with the latest two cases classified as local transmission with a known contact.

Mar 16

4th Vaccine Shipment Arrives: 15,210 Vaccines

4th Vaccine Shipment Arrives: 15,210 Vaccines

Government House announced that 15,210 more vaccines are scheduled to arrive on the British Airways flight today, noting that “the arrival of the fourth shipment brings the number of vaccinations supplied free of charge by the UK Government to over 55,000.”

Mar 15

Five More Positive Cases, 29 Active, Total Of 740

Five More Positive Cases, 29 Active, Total Of 740

There have been five more positive results — two classified as imported, one classified as local transmission with known contact, and two classified as under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 740 confirmed positive cases, with 29 active.

Mar 15

U.S. CDC Moves Bermuda To “Level 2″

U.S. CDC Moves Bermuda To “Level 2″

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention adjusted the Travel Health Notice for Bermuda today, upgrading our status from Level 3 to Level 2 which states there is a “moderate level of Covid-19 in Bermuda.”

Mar 15

Over 120 Million Cases Worldwide

Over 120 Million Cases Worldwide

The number of confirmed cases worldwide has now surpassed 120 million, with over 2,655,000 deaths.

Mar 13

29% Of Population Vaccinated With One Dose

29% Of Population Vaccinated With One Dose

The vaccination statistics as of March 13th show that Bermuda has administered a total of 29,708 vaccinations, with 29% of the population having received 1 dose, while 18% have had 2 doses.

Mar 12

Three New Cases, 31 Active, 735 Total

Three New Cases, 31 Active, 735 Total

There have been three more positive results — one imported, one local transmission with known contact, and one under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 735 confirmed positive cases, with 31 active.

Mar 11

One New Case, 28 Active, 732 Total

One New Case, 28 Active, 732 Total

Bermuda now has a total of 732 confirmed positive cases, with 28 active, with the latest case classified as under investigation.

Mar 10

27% Of Population Vaccinated With One Dose

27% Of Population Vaccinated With One Dose

To date, Bermuda has administered a total of 27,727 vaccinations, with 27% of the population [17,395 people] having received one dose, while 16% of the population [10,332 people] have had both their first and second doses.

Mar 10

College Center Starts Offering Walk-In Vaccine Service

College Center Starts Offering Walk-In Vaccine Service

The Bermuda College Covid-19 vaccination centre started accepting walk-in clients aged 65 and over, and “close to 100 people walked in to get vaccinated” today.

Mar 10

Seven New Positive Cases, 29 Active, 731 Total

Seven New Positive Cases, 29 Active, 731 Total

There have been seven more positive results — four classified as imported, one classified as local transmission with known contact, and two classified as under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 731 confirmed positive cases, with 29 active.

Mar 10

MP Zane DeSilva Charged In Magistrates Court

MP Zane DeSilva Charged In Magistrates Court

MP Zane DeSilva was charged in Court in connection with matters surrounding the dinner party at Blu last year, with the allegation that he provided false information in order to be granted an exemption to hold a large group gathering under the Public Health Covid-19 Emergency Regulations.

Mar 08

Two New Positives, 724 Total, 22 Active

Two New Positives, 724 Total, 22 Active

Bermuda now has a total of 724 confirmed positive cases, with 22 active, with the latest cases classified as under investigation.

Mar 05

One More Positive Case, 22 Active, Total Of 722

One More Positive Case, 22 Active, Total Of 722

Bermuda now has a total of 722 confirmed positive cases, with 22 active, with the latest case classified as local transmission with a known contact.

Mar 04

Three New Cases, 22 Active, 721 Total

Three New Cases, 22 Active, 721 Total

Three more people – one non-resident who flew in from Atlanta, and two residents who flew in from New York – tested positive for Covid-19, so Bermuda now has a total of 721 confirmed positive cases, with 22 active.

Mar 04

10,530 More Vaccines To Arrive On BA Tonight

10,530 More Vaccines To Arrive On BA Tonight

10,530 more Covid-19 vaccines will be arriving on the British Airways flight this evening, officials have announced.

Mar 04

Over 115 Million Cases Worldwide

Over 115 Million Cases Worldwide

The number of confirmed cases worldwide has now surpassed 115 million, with over 2,561,000 deaths.

Mar 03

Five New Positive Cases, 21 Active, 718 Total

Five New Positive Cases, 21 Active, 718 Total

There have been five more positive results — all new cases classified as local transmission with known contact — so Bermuda now has a total of 718 confirmed positive cases, with 21 active.

Mar 03

12am – 5am Curfew Reinstated

Effective tonight, the curfew will be reimplemented from 12am – 5am “due to the current outbreak of the new UK strain,” with businesses required to close at 11pm.

Mar 01

Over 175,000 Tests Done In Bermuda

Over 175,000 Tests Done In Bermuda

Bermuda has now done a total of 176,023 tests, with 175,310 negative and 713 positive results.

Mar 01

Six New Positives, 713 Total, 19 Active

Six New Positives, 713 Total, 19 Active

Bermuda has six new confirmed positive cases — five classified as local transmission with known contact, and one classified as under investigation — so the Island now has a total of 713 confirmed positive cases with 19 active.

Mar 01

U.S. CDC Moves Bermuda To “Level 3”

U.S. CDC Moves Bermuda To “Level 3”

The United States CDC has changed Bermuda’s classification to “Level 3: High Level of Covid-19 in Bermuda,” which is an improvement over our prior classification as Level 4.

Feb 27

21% Of Population Vaccinated With One Dose

21% Of Population Vaccinated With One Dose

Bermuda has administered a total of 20,705 Covid-19 vaccinations as of the latest reporting period, 21% of the population has been vaccinated [with 1 dose], and 11% of the population has been immunized [with 2 doses].

Feb 27

FDA Authorizes Johnson Single Shot Vaccine

FDA Authorizes Johnson Single Shot Vaccine

Johnson & Johnson today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration [FDA] has issued Emergency Use Authorization for its single-dose Covid-19 vaccine.

Feb 26

Two More Positive Cases, 13 Active, Total Of 707

Two More Positive Cases, 13 Active, Total Of 707

Bermuda has two new confirmed positive cases — one imported, and one classified as local transmission with known contact — so the Island now has a total of 707 confirmed positive cases with 13 active.

Feb 25

Two New Cases, 11 Active, 705 Total

Two New Cases, 11 Active, 705 Total

There have been two more positive results — with both cases classified as local transmission with known contact — so Bermuda now has a total of 705 confirmed positive cases, with 11 active.

Feb 25

2.5 Million Deaths Worldwide

2.5 Million Deaths Worldwide

Sadly, the global death toll of the Covid-19 pandemic reaches 2.5 million.

Feb 22

Four New Positive Cases, 10 Active, 703 Total

Four New Positive Cases, 10 Active, 703 Total

There have been four more positive results — all new cases classified as imported from residents returning to the Island — so Bermuda now has a total of 703 confirmed positive cases, with 10 active.

Feb 20

18% Of Population Vaccinated With One Dose

18% Of Population Vaccinated With One Dose

The vaccination statistics as of February 20th show that Bermuda has administered a total of 16,377 vaccinations, with Minister Kim Wilson noting that “18% of the population has been vaccinated [with 1 dose] and 7% of the population has been immunized [with 2 doses].”

Feb 18

Two New Positives, 699 Total, Eight Active

Two New Positives, 699 Total, Eight Active

Bermuda has two new confirmed positive cases — a non-resident who arrived on Delta from New York, and a non-resident who arrived on Jet Blue from New York — so the Island now has a total of 699 confirmed positive cases with eight active.

Feb 18

Over 110 Million Cases Worldwide

Over 110 Million Cases Worldwide

The number of confirmed cases worldwide has now surpassed 110 million, with over 2,432,000 deaths.

Feb 18

Curfew Lifted

Curfew Lifted

The midnight to 5am curfew — which had been in effect since December 12, 2020 — ends today, with liquor licensed establishments allowed to remain open until midnight, and other types of businesses no longer required to close at 11pm.

Feb 17

Two New Cases, Six Active, 697 Total

Two New Cases, Six Active, 697 Total

Two more people – a resident who arrived from London, and a non-resident who arrived from New York – tested positive for Covid-19, so Bermuda now has a total of 697 confirmed positive cases, with six active.

Feb 15

One More Positive, 4 Active Cases, Total Of 695

One More Positive, 4 Active Cases, Total Of 695

Bermuda now has a total of 695 confirmed positive cases, with four active, with the latest case classified as local transmission with a known contact.

Feb 15

Vaccination Centre At Bermuda College Opens

Vaccination Centre At Bermuda College Opens

The Covid Vaccination Centre at the Bermuda College opens today, with the new location able to run for longer hours, and can also accommodate ten vaccination stations.

Feb 13

15% Of Population Vaccinated With One Dose

15% Of Population Vaccinated With One Dose

To date, Bermuda has administered a total of 12,568 vaccinations, with 15% of the population has been vaccinated [with 1 dose] and 4% of the population has been immunized [with 2 doses].

Feb 08

Two New Positive Cases, 11 Active, 694 Total

Two New Positive Cases, 11 Active, 694 Total

There have been two more positive results — one imported, and one classified as local transmission with known contact — so Bermuda now has a total of 694 confirmed positive cases, 11 active, with three persons hospitalized.

Feb 05

Over 105 Million Cases Worldwide

Over 105 Million Cases Worldwide

The number of confirmed cases worldwide has now surpassed 105 million, with over 2,287,000 deaths.

Feb 03

Over 5000 People Have Been Vaccinated

Over 5000 People Have Been Vaccinated

Health Minister Kim Wilson confirmed that health officials have now done over 5000 vaccinations, with more than 200 persons now fully immunized.

Feb 01

One New Positive, 692 Total, 12 Active

One New Positive, 692 Total, 12 Active

One more person — a resident who arrived on a BA flight from London on January 29th — tested positive for Covid-19, so Bermuda now has a total of 692 confirmed positive cases, with 12 active.

Jan 29

BA Flight Arrives With More Vaccines

The British Airways flight arrived this evening, reportedly carrying 19,500 doses of the Covid-19 vaccine.

Jan 29

One New Case, 26 Active, 691 Total

One New Case, 26 Active, 691 Total

There has been one more positive result — with the new case classified as local transmission with known contact — so Bermuda now has a total of 691 confirmed positive cases, 26 active, with four persons hospitalized.

Jan 28

One More Positive, 28 Active Cases, Total Of 690

One More Positive, 28 Active Cases, Total Of 690

Bermuda now has a total of 690 confirmed positive cases, with 28 active, with the latest case classified as under investigation, as it is a resident with no currently identified link to other known cases or history of travel in the past 14 days.

Jan 27

One More Positive, 29 Active Cases, Total Of 689

One More Positive, 29 Active Cases, Total Of 689

One more person — a resident who flew in from London — tested positive for Covid-19, so Bermuda now has a total of 689 confirmed positive cases, with 29 active.

Jan 27

Over 100 Million Cases Worldwide

Over 100 Million Cases Worldwide

The number of confirmed cases worldwide has now surpassed 100 million, with over 2,160,000 deaths.

Jan 26

Two New Cases, Total Of 688, 30 Active

Two New Cases, Total Of 688, 30 Active

Two more people – a resident who arrived from the Azores on January 16th, and a resident who arrived from New York on January 24th – tested positive for Covid-19, so Bermuda now has a total of 688 confirmed positive cases, with 30 active.

Jan 25

Opening Of Vaccination Clinic At KEMH

A press conference held this afternoon to mark the opening of Bermuda’s second Covid-19 vaccination clinic, which is located at the King Edward VII Memorial Hospital.

Jan 22

Status Changed To ‘Sporadic Cases’

Status Changed To ‘Sporadic Cases’

The Pan American Health Organization upgraded Bermuda’s status to ‘Sporadic Cases’.

Jan 21

Two New Positives, 686 Total, 54 Active

Two New Positives, 686 Total, 54 Active

Bermuda has two new confirmed positive cases — one classified as imported by a resident, one classified as local transmission with known contact — so the Island now has a total of 686 confirmed positive cases with 54 active.

Jan 19

One More Positive, 69 Active Cases, Total Of 684

One More Positive, 69 Active Cases, Total Of 684

One more person — a resident who flew in from Miami on January 17th — tested positive for Covid-19, so Bermuda now has a total of 684 confirmed positive cases, with 69 active.

Jan 18

13 New Cases, 73 Active, 683 Total

13 New Cases, 73 Active, 683 Total

There have been 13 more positive results — 10 classified as imported, 2 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 1 under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 683 confirmed positive cases, 73 active, with six persons hospitalized.

Jan 18

Over 95 Million Cases Worldwide

Over 95 Million Cases Worldwide

The number of confirmed cases worldwide has now surpassed 95 million, with over 2,032,000 deaths.

Jan 15

Three New Positive Cases, 75 Active, 670 Total

Three New Positive Cases, 75 Active, 670 Total

There have been three more positive results — one imported, one local transmission with known contact, and one under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 670 confirmed positive cases, 75 active, with six persons hospitalized.