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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
May 08

53% Of Population Had One Dose, 44% Had Two

53% Of Population Had One Dose, 44% Had Two

Bermuda has administered a total of 62,161 Covid-19 vaccinations as of May 8th, with 53% of the population having received 1 dose, while 44% of the population have had 2 doses.

May 01

51% Of Population Had One Dose, 39% Had Two

51% Of Population Had One Dose, 39% Had Two

As of May 1, 2021, Bermuda has administered a total of 58,193 Covid-19 vaccinations, so 51% of the population has received one dose, while 39% of the population has received 2 doses.

Apr 24

50% Of Population Had One Dose, 37% Had Two

50% Of Population Had One Dose, 37% Had Two

The vaccination statistics as of April 24th, show that Bermuda has administered a total of 55,319 vaccinations, with 50% of the population having received 1 dose, while 37% have had 2 doses.

Apr 17

46% Of Population Had One Dose, 34% Had Two

46% Of Population Had One Dose, 34% Had Two

The vaccination statistics as of April 17th, show that Bermuda has administered a total of 50,992 vaccinations, with 46% of the population having received 1 dose, while 34% have had 2 doses.

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
May 09

Curfew Changes To 10pm Until 5am

Curfew Changes To 10pm Until 5am

A number of new regulations took effect today, including the curfew time changing to 10pm until 5am.

Apr 20

8pm – 6am Curfew Takes Effect

8pm – 6am Curfew Takes Effect

After a one week ‘Stay At Home’ order, a number of new regulations took effect today, including a curfew from 8pm – 6am daily.

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
May 13

Bermuda Records 32nd Covid-19 Related Death

Bermuda Records 32nd Covid-19 Related Death

Minister of Health Kim Wilson confirmed the sad news that there has been another death, marking the 32nd since the pandemic began.

May 08

31st Covid-19 Related Death In Bermuda

31st Covid-19 Related Death In Bermuda

The Minister confirmed the sad news that there has been another coronavirus related death, marking the 31st since the pandemic began.

May 03

Government Confirm 30th Covid-19 Related Death

Government Confirm 30th Covid-19 Related Death

The Government has confirmed the sad news that Bermuda has recorded another Covid-19 related death, which brings the total number of Covid related deaths to 30.

May 01

Bermuda Records 29th Covid-19 Related Death

Bermuda Records 29th Covid-19 Related Death

The Government has confirmed the sad news that there has been another Covid-19 related death, which brings the total number of Covid-19 related deaths in Bermuda to 29.

Apr 30

28th Covid-19 Related Death In Bermuda

28th Covid-19 Related Death In Bermuda

The Government has confirmed the sad news that Bermuda has experienced another Covid-19 related death, which brings the total number of Covid-19 related deaths in Bermuda to 28, with 16 in April 2021.

Apr 29

Government Confirm Three Covid Related Deaths

Government Confirm Three Covid Related Deaths

Minister Kim Wilson confirmed the sad news that Bermuda has recorded three more Covid-19 related deaths, which brings the total number of Covid related deaths to 27, with 15 deaths during April 2021.

Apr 26

Bermuda Records 24th Covid-19 Related Death

Bermuda Records 24th Covid-19 Related Death

“Bermuda has recorded another death of someone who was Covid positive,” the Government confirmed this evening, adding that “sadly Bermuda now has 24 Covid related deaths.”

Apr 22

Government Confirm 23rd Covid-19 Related Death

Government Confirm 23rd Covid-19 Related Death

The Government has confirmed the sad news that “Bermuda has recorded an additional Covid-19 related death,” which brings the total number of Covid related deaths to 23.

Apr 21

Government Confirm Two More Covid Related Deaths

Government Confirm Two More Covid Related Deaths

The Government has confirmed the sad news that “two more individuals have passed away with Covid-19 related illness” which brings the total number of Covid-19 related deaths in Bermuda to 22, with 10 of the deaths occurring this month.

Apr 19

20th Covid-19 Related Death In Bermuda

20th Covid-19 Related Death In Bermuda

The Government has confirmed the sad news that Bermuda has experienced another Covid-19 related death today which brings the total number of Covid-19 related deaths in Bermuda to 20.

Apr 18

Bermuda Records 19th Covid-19 Related Death

Bermuda Records 19th Covid-19 Related Death

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

Apr 17

Government Confirm 18th Covid-19 Related Death

Government Confirm 18th Covid-19 Related Death

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

Apr 14

Bermuda Records 17th Covid-19 Related Death

Bermuda Records 17th Covid-19 Related Death

The Government confirmed the sad news that Bermuda has experienced another Covid-19 related death, bringing the total number of Covid-19 related 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 related 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 related deaths in Bermuda to 14.

Jan 07

Government Confirm Twelfth Covid-19 Related Death

Government Confirm Twelfth Covid-19 Related Death

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

Jan 05

Bermuda Records Eleventh Covid-19 Related 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 Related Death

Bermuda Records 10th Covid-19 Related 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 related death toll to ten.

May 14

Government Confirm Ninth Covid-19 Related Death

Government Confirm Ninth Covid-19 Related 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 Related Death

Bermuda Records Eighth Covid-19 Related Death

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

May 02

Government Confirm Seventh Covid-19 Related Death

Government Confirm Seventh Covid-19 Related Death

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

Apr 26

Bermuda Records Sixth Covid-19 Related Death

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

Apr 13

Bermuda Records Fifth Covid-19 Related Death

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

Apr 09

Fourth Covid-19 Related 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 Related Death

Bermuda Records Third Covid-19 Related 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 Related Deaths

Bermuda Records First Two Covid-19 Related 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
May 13

Bermuda Records 32nd Covid-19 Related Death

Bermuda Records 32nd Covid-19 Related Death

Minister of Health Kim Wilson confirmed the sad news that there has been another death, marking the 32nd since the pandemic began.

May 13

One New Positive, 2462 Total, 196 Active

One New Positive, 2462 Total, 196 Active

There has been one more positive result, so Bermuda now has a total of 2462 confirmed positive cases, 196 active, with seven persons hospitalized, with two in critical care.

May 12

6 More Positive Cases, 208 Active, Total Of 2461

6 More Positive Cases, 208 Active, Total Of 2461

Bermuda has six new confirmed positive cases — four classified as local transmission with known contact, and two classified as under investigation — so the Island now has a total of 2461 confirmed positive cases, 208 active, with 11 people in hospital, with three in critical care.

May 12

Over 250,000 Tests Done In Bermuda

Over 250,000 Tests Done In Bermuda

Bermuda has now done a total of 250,225 tests — or approximately x4 our population — with 247,770 negative and 2,455 positive results. We remain in the top 10 most tested places per capita in the world.

May 11

4 New Cases, 242 Active, 2455 Total

4 New Cases, 242 Active, 2455 Total

There have been four more positive results — one classified as local transmission with known contact, and three classified as under investigation — so Bermuda has a total of 2455 confirmed positive cases to date, 242 active, 12 people in hospital, with three in ICU.

May 10

17 New Positive Cases, 250 Active, 2451 Total

17 New Positive Cases, 250 Active, 2451 Total

There have been 17 more positive results — three classified as imported, five as local transmission with known contact, and nine as under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 2451 confirmed positive cases, 250 active, with 14 persons hospitalized, with two in critical care.

May 09

New Regulations Take Effect Today

New Regulations Take Effect Today

A number of new regulations took effect today, including the curfew changing to 10pm to 5am, retail stores allowed to re-open at 20% capacity, gyms/salons/barbershops allowed to re-open with certain guidelines in place, and the elimination of the last name system when grocery shopping.

May 08

53% Of Population Had One Dose, 44% Had Two

53% Of Population Had One Dose, 44% Had Two

Bermuda has administered a total of 62,161 Covid-19 vaccinations as of May 8th, with 53% of the population having received 1 dose, while 44% of the population have had 2 doses.

May 08

31st Covid-19 Related Death In Bermuda

31st Covid-19 Related Death In Bermuda

The Minister confirmed the sad news that there has been another coronavirus related death, marking the 31st since the pandemic began.

May 07

2 New Positives, 2434 Total, 309 Active

2 New Positives, 2434 Total, 309 Active

There have been two more positive results — both classified as local transmission with known contact — so Bermuda now has a total of 2434 confirmed positive cases, 309 active, with 12 persons hospitalized, with two in critical care.

May 06

3 More Positive Cases, 340 Active, Total Of 2432

3 More Positive Cases, 340 Active, Total Of 2432

Bermuda has three new confirmed positive cases — two classified as local transmission with known contact, and one classified as under investigation — so the Island now has a total of 2432 confirmed positive cases, 340 active, with 14 people in hospital, with two in critical care.

May 05

2 New Cases, 383 Active, 2429 Total

2 New Cases, 383 Active, 2429 Total

There have been two more positive results — both classified as local transmission with known contact — so Bermuda has a total of 2429 confirmed positive cases to date, 383 active, 14 people in hospital, with two in ICU.

May 04

5 New Positive Cases, 417 Active, 2427 Total

5 New Positive Cases, 417 Active, 2427 Total

There have been five more positive results — all classified as local transmission with known contact — so Bermuda now has a total of 2427 confirmed positive cases, 417 active, with 16 persons hospitalized, with three in critical care.

May 03

29 New Positives, 2422 Total, 426 Active

29 New Positives, 2422 Total, 426 Active

There have been 29 more positive results — three classified as imported, 20 as local transmission with known contact, and six as under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 2422 confirmed positive cases to date, 426 active, with 20 persons hospitalized, with three in critical care.

May 03

Government Confirm 30th Covid-19 Related Death

Government Confirm 30th Covid-19 Related Death

The Government has confirmed the sad news that Bermuda has recorded another Covid-19 related death, which brings the total number of Covid related deaths to 30.

May 01

Bermuda Records 29th Covid-19 Related Death

Bermuda Records 29th Covid-19 Related Death

The Government has confirmed the sad news that there has been another Covid-19 related death, which brings the total number of Covid-19 related deaths in Bermuda to 29.

May 01

51% Of Population Had One Dose, 39% Had Two

51% Of Population Had One Dose, 39% Had Two

As of May 1, 2021, Bermuda has administered a total of 58,193 Covid-19 vaccinations, so 51% of the population has received one dose, while 39% of the population has received 2 doses.

Apr 30

11 More Positive Cases, 545 Active, Total Of 2393

11 More Positive Cases, 545 Active, Total Of 2393

Bermuda has 11 new confirmed positive cases — four classified as local transmission with known contact, and seven classified as under investigation — so the Island now has a total of 2393 confirmed positive cases, 545 active, with 25 people in hospital, with four in critical care.

Apr 30

28th Covid-19 Related Death In Bermuda

28th Covid-19 Related Death In Bermuda

The Government has confirmed the sad news that Bermuda has experienced another Covid-19 related death, which brings the total number of Covid-19 related deaths in Bermuda to 28, with 16 in April 2021.

Apr 29

8 New Cases, 550 Active, 2382 Total

8 New Cases, 550 Active, 2382 Total

There have been eight more positive results — two classified as imported, three classified as local transmission with known contact, and three classified as under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 2382 confirmed positive cases, 550 active, with 27 people in hospital, with seven in critical care.

Apr 29

Government Confirm Three Covid Related Deaths

Government Confirm Three Covid Related Deaths

Minister Kim Wilson confirmed the sad news that Bermuda has recorded three more Covid-19 related deaths, which brings the total number of Covid related deaths to 27, with 15 deaths during April 2021.

Apr 28

12 New Positive Cases, 582 Active, 2374 Total

12 New Positive Cases, 582 Active, 2374 Total

There have been 12 more positive results — seven classified as local transmission with known contact, and five classified as under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 2374 confirmed positive cases to date, 582 active, with 31 persons hospitalized, with seven in critical care.

Apr 27

5 More Positive Cases, 601 Active, Total Of 2362

5 More Positive Cases, 601 Active, Total Of 2362

Bermuda has five new confirmed positive cases — two classified as local transmission with known contact, and three classified as under investigation — so the Island now has a total of 2362 confirmed positive cases, 601 active, with 31 people in hospital, with eight in critical care.

Apr 26

22 New Positives, 2357 Total, 609 Active

22 New Positives, 2357 Total, 609 Active

There have been 22 more positive results — 16 classified as local transmission with known contact, and six classified as under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 2357 confirmed positive cases, 609 active, with 28 persons hospitalized, with nine in critical care.

Apr 26

Bermuda Records 24th Covid-19 Related Death

Bermuda Records 24th Covid-19 Related Death

“Bermuda has recorded another death of someone who was Covid positive,” the Government confirmed this evening, adding that “sadly Bermuda now has 24 Covid related deaths.”

Apr 25

Premier Burt Delivers National Address

Premier David Burt delivered the National Address entitled “Moving Beyond The Pandemic” this evening.

Apr 24

20 More Positive Cases, 676 Active, Total Of 2335

20 More Positive Cases, 676 Active, Total Of 2335

Bermuda has 20 new confirmed positive cases — four classified as imported, seven classified as local transmission with known contact, and nine classified as under investigation — so the Island now has a total of 2335 confirmed positive cases, 676 active, with 28 people in hospital, with eight in critical care.

Apr 24

50% Of Population Had One Dose, 37% Had Two

50% Of Population Had One Dose, 37% Had Two

The vaccination statistics as of April 24th, show that Bermuda has administered a total of 55,319 vaccinations, with 50% of the population having received 1 dose, while 37% have had 2 doses.

Apr 23

31 New Cases, 720 Active, 2315 Total

31 New Cases, 720 Active, 2315 Total

There have been 31 more positive results — 15 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 16 classified as under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 2315 confirmed positive cases, 720 active, with 31 people in hospital, with eight in critical care.

Apr 22

23 New Positive Cases, 782 Active, 2284 Total

23 New Positive Cases, 782 Active, 2284 Total

There have been 23 more positive results — two classified as imported, 11 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 10 classified as under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 2284 confirmed positive cases, 782 active, with 31 persons hospitalized, with seven in critical care.

Apr 22

Government Confirm 23rd Covid-19 Related Death

Government Confirm 23rd Covid-19 Related Death

The Government has confirmed the sad news that “Bermuda has recorded an additional Covid-19 related death,” which brings the total number of Covid related deaths to 23.

Apr 21

Government Confirm Two More Covid Related Deaths

Government Confirm Two More Covid Related Deaths

The Government has confirmed the sad news that “two more individuals have passed away with Covid-19 related illness” which brings the total number of Covid-19 related deaths in Bermuda to 22, with 10 of the deaths occurring this month.

Apr 21

35 New Positives, 2261 Total, 845 Active

35 New Positives, 2261 Total, 845 Active

There have been 35 more positive results — one classified as imported, 16 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 18 classified as under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 2261 confirmed positive cases, 845 active, with 31 persons hospitalized, with eight in critical care.

Apr 20

8pm – 6am Curfew Takes Effect

8pm – 6am Curfew Takes Effect

After a one week ‘Stay At Home’ order, a number of new regulations took effect today, including a curfew from 8pm – 6am daily.

Apr 20

12 More Positive Cases, 893 Active, Total Of 2226

12 More Positive Cases, 893 Active, Total Of 2226

Bermuda has 12 new confirmed positive cases — one classified as imported, three classified as local transmission with known contact, and eight classified as under investigation — so the Island now has a total of 2226 confirmed positive cases, 893 active, with 35 people in hospital, with six in critical care.

Apr 20

New Regulations Take Effect Today

New Regulations Take Effect Today

After a one week ‘Stay at Home’ order, a number of new regulations took effect today [April 20] including an 8pm – 6am curfew and changes to some business operating standards.

Apr 19

91 New Cases, 904 Active, 2214 Total

91 New Cases, 904 Active, 2214 Total

There have been 91 more positive results — four classified as imported, 41 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 46 classified as under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 2214 confirmed positive cases, 904 active, with 40 people in hospital, with six in critical care.

Apr 19

20th Covid-19 Related Death In Bermuda

20th Covid-19 Related Death In Bermuda

The Government has confirmed the sad news that Bermuda has experienced another Covid-19 related death today which brings the total number of Covid-19 related deaths in Bermuda to 20.

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 Related Death

Bermuda Records 19th Covid-19 Related Death

The Minister of Health Kim Wilson confirmed that Bermuda experienced another Covid-19 related death. This brings the total number of Covid-19 related 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

46% Of Population Had One Dose, 34% Had Two

46% Of Population Had One Dose, 34% Had Two

The vaccination statistics as of April 17th, show that Bermuda has administered a total of 50,992 vaccinations, with 46% of the population having received 1 dose, while 34% have had 2 doses.

Apr 17

Government Confirm 18th Covid-19 Related Death

Government Confirm 18th Covid-19 Related Death

The Government has now confirmed the sad news that “Bermuda has experienced another Covid-19 related death,” which brings the total number of Covid-19 related 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 Related Death

Bermuda Records 17th Covid-19 Related Death

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

Jan 15

Two Million Deaths Worldwide

Two Million Deaths Worldwide

The global death toll of the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic reaches two million people, with more than 93 million cases around the world.

Jan 14

Three New Positives, 667 Total, 84 Active

Three New Positives, 667 Total, 84 Active

Bermuda has three new confirmed positive cases — one classified as imported by a resident, two classified as local transmission with known contact — so the Island now has a total of 667 confirmed positive cases with 84 active.

Jan 13

Three New Cases, 86 Active, 664 Total

Three New Cases, 86 Active, 664 Total

Bermuda now has a total of 664 confirmed positive cases, with 86 active, after three more people – one resident flew in from Miami, one resident arrived from London, and one resident flew in from the Azores — tested positive for Covid-19.

Jan 12

5 New Positive Cases, 91 Active, 661 Total

5 New Positive Cases, 91 Active, 661 Total

Five more people – one resident who flew in from Atlanta, two residents who flew in from New York, and two residents who flew in from Miami – tested positive for Covid-19, so Bermuda now has a total of 661 confirmed positive cases, with 91 active.

Jan 11

Four New Positives, 656 Total, 90 Active

Four New Positives, 656 Total, 90 Active

Bermuda has four new confirmed positive cases — two classified as imported, and two classified as local transmission with known contact, so the Island now has a total of 656 confirmed positive cases with 90 active.

Jan 11

Over 90 Million Cases Worldwide

Over 90 Million Cases Worldwide

The number of confirmed cases worldwide has now surpassed 90 million, with over 1,936,000 deaths.

Jan 11

Over 150,000 Tests Done In Bermuda

Over 150,000 Tests Done In Bermuda

Bermuda has now done a total of 150,982 tests, with 150,326 negative and 656 positive results.

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 09

Six New Cases, 89 Active, 652 Total

Six New Cases, 89 Active, 652 Total

There have been six more positive results — one classified as imported, and five classified as local transmission with known contact — so Bermuda now has a total of 652 confirmed positive cases, 89 active, with seven persons hospitalized.

Jan 08

5 New Positive Cases, 94 Active, 646 Total

5 New Positive Cases, 94 Active, 646 Total

There have been 5 more positive results — one imported, and four local transmission with known contact — so Bermuda now has a total of 646 confirmed positive cases, 94 active, with six persons hospitalized.

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

Jan 07

Government Confirm Twelfth Covid-19 Related Death

Government Confirm Twelfth Covid-19 Related Death

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

Jan 07

Five New Positives, 641 Total, 91 Active

Five New Positives, 641 Total, 91 Active

Bermuda has five new confirmed positive cases — one classified as imported, and four classified as local transmission with known contact, so the Island now has a total of 641 confirmed positive cases with 91 active.

Jan 06

Four New Cases, 94 Active, 636 Total

Four New Cases, 94 Active, 636 Total

There have been four more positive results — one classified as imported, two classified as local transmission with known contact, and one under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 636 confirmed positive cases, 94 active, with five persons hospitalized.

Jan 05

Bermuda Records Eleventh Covid-19 Related Death

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

Jan 05

8 New Positive Cases, 99 Active, 632 Total

8 New Positive Cases, 99 Active, 632 Total

There have been 8 more positive results — 4 classified as imported, 2 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 2 under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 632 confirmed positive cases, 99 active, with five persons hospitalized.

Jan 04

Two New Positives, 624 Total, 95 Active

Two New Positives, 624 Total, 95 Active

Bermuda has two new confirmed positive cases — one classified as local transmission with known contact, and one under investigation, so the Island now has a total of 624 confirmed positive cases with 95 active.

Jan 04

Over 85 Million Cases Worldwide

Over 85 Million Cases Worldwide

The number of confirmed cases worldwide has now surpassed 85 million, with over 1,844,000 deaths.

Jan 02

18 New Cases, 134 Active, 622 Total

18 New Cases, 134 Active, 622 Total

There have been 18 more positive results — 7 classified as imported, 7 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 4 under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 622 confirmed positive cases, 134 active, with three persons hospitalized.

2020
Dec 31

Two New Positive Cases, 149 Active, 604 Total

Two New Positive Cases, 149 Active, 604 Total

There have been two more positive results — one classified as local transmission with known contact, and one under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 604 confirmed positive cases, 149 active, with four persons hospitalized.

Dec 30

7 New Positives, 602 Total, 162 Active

7 New Positives, 602 Total, 162 Active

Bermuda has 7 new confirmed positive cases — 4 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 3 under investigation, so the Island now has a total of 602 confirmed positive cases, 162 active, with four people hospitalized.

Dec 29

14 New Cases, 164 Active, 595 Total

14 New Cases, 164 Active, 595 Total

There have been 14 more positive results — 6 classified as imported, 5 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 3 under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 595 confirmed positive cases, 164 active, with five persons hospitalized.

Dec 27

Over 80 Million Cases Worldwide

Over 80 Million Cases Worldwide

The number of confirmed cases worldwide has now surpassed 80 million, with over 1,766,000 deaths.

Dec 26

Bermuda Records 10th Covid-19 Related Death

Bermuda Records 10th Covid-19 Related 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 related death toll to ten.

Dec 26

20 New Positives, 581 Total, 177 Active

20 New Positives, 581 Total, 177 Active

Bermuda has 20 new confirmed positive cases — 3 imported, 13 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 4 under investigation, so the Island now has a total of 581 confirmed positive cases, 177 active, with five people hospitalized.

Dec 24

8 New Positive Cases, 214 Active, 561 Total

8 New Positive Cases, 214 Active, 561 Total

There have been 8 more positive results — 3 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 5 under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 561 confirmed positive cases, 214 active, with three persons hospitalized.

Dec 22

Six New Cases, 553 Active, 253 Total

Six New Cases, 553 Active, 253 Total

There have been six more positive results — 3 classified as imported, 1 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 2 under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 553 confirmed positive cases, 253 active, with four persons hospitalized.

Dec 21

20 New Positives, 547 Total, 251 Active

20 New Positives, 547 Total, 251 Active

Bermuda has 20 new confirmed positive cases — 7 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 13 under investigation, so the island now has a total of 547 confirmed positive cases, 251 active, with five persons hospitalized, one in critical care.

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.”

Dec 19

11 New Positive Cases, 242 Active, 527 Total

11 New Positive Cases, 242 Active, 527 Total

There have been 11 more positive results — 3 imported, 3 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 5 under investigation. Bermuda now has a total of 527 confirmed positive cases, 242 active, with four persons hospitalized, one in critical care.

Dec 18

Over 75 Million Cases Worldwide

Over 75 Million Cases Worldwide

The number of confirmed cases worldwide has now surpassed 75 million, with over 1,665,000 deaths.

Dec 17

Cases Within The Department Of Corrections

Cases Within The Department Of Corrections

The Ministry of National Security confirmed that there were positive Covid-19 cases within the Department of Corrections.

Dec 17

12 New Cases, 227 Active, 497 Total

12 New Cases, 227 Active, 497 Total

There have been 12 more positive results — 1 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 11 under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 497 confirmed positive cases, with 227 active.

Dec 16

No Pre-Test Residents Fee Increased To $300

No Pre-Test Residents Fee Increased To $300

New regulations increase the fee for residents who are returning to the island without a Covid-19 pretest from $30 to $300.

Dec 15

11 New Positives, 467 Total, 208 Active

11 New Positives, 467 Total, 208 Active

Bermuda has 11 new confirmed positive cases — 3 imported, 3 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 5 under investigation — making a total of 467 confirmed positive cases to date, with 208 active.

Dec 14

25 New Positive Cases, 200 Active, 456 Total

25 New Positive Cases, 200 Active, 456 Total

There have been 25 more positive results — 4 imported, 4 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 17 under investigation — making a total of 456 confirmed positive cases, with 200 active.

Dec 13

40 New Positives, 431 Total, 184 Active

40 New Positives, 431 Total, 184 Active

There have been 40 more positive results — 1 imported, 3 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 36 under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 431 confirmed positive cases, with 184 active.

Dec 12

Over 70 Million Cases Worldwide

Over 70 Million Cases Worldwide

The number of confirmed cases worldwide has now surpassed 70 million, with over 1,600,000 deaths.

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.

Dec 11

Bus Service Suspended Until Further Notice

Bus Service Suspended Until Further Notice

After a member of staff tested positive for Covid-19, the bus service will be “suspended until further notice,” the Ministry confirmed.

Dec 09

BHB: Hospital Returns To “Restricted Visitation”

BHB: Hospital Returns To “Restricted Visitation”

Citing the “increasing numbers of Covid-19 cases in the community,” the Bermuda Hospitals Board said that it is “returning to restricted visitation in its acute care units.”

Dec 09

10 New Positive Cases, 103 Active, 340 Total

10 New Positive Cases, 103 Active, 340 Total

There have been 10 more positive results — 7 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 3 under investigation — so Bermuda now has a total of 340 confirmed positive cases, with 103 active.

Dec 09

Public Schools Transition To Remote Learning

Public Schools Transition To Remote Learning

Bermuda’s Public Schools – pre-school, primary, middle, and senior schools – have suspended in school learning and transitioned to remote learning starting today until December 16th, end of term.

Dec 08

CedarBridge Staff & Students To Quarantine

CedarBridge Staff & Students To Quarantine

The Chief Medical Officer “directed that all students, teachers, and staff of CedarBridge Academy school be quarantined for 14 days.”

Dec 08

Bermuda College Student Tests Positive, Campus Closed

Bermuda College Student Tests Positive, Campus Closed

Bermuda College confirmed that a “student has tested positive for the coronavirus” and said that while classes concluded for the semester last week it “was decided, out of an abundance of caution, to close the campus.”

Dec 08

24 New Positive, 98 Active, 330 Total

24 New Positive, 98 Active, 330 Total

There have been 24 more positive results — 1 imported, 16 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 7 under investigation — making a total of 330 confirmed positive cases, with 98 active.

Dec 08

Travellers To Wear Wristbands For 14 Days

Travellers To Wear Wristbands For 14 Days

Effective today, new regulations require “each person 16 years and above who is landed in Bermuda shall, upon arrival, be required to wear a Traveller Wristband for the first 14 days of their stay.”

Dec 08

Indoor Bars & Clubs Must Close

Indoor Bars & Clubs Must Close

Pursuant to new regulations due to a spike in cases, all indoor bars/clubs have to close.

Dec 08

Maximum Of 20 People Allowed To Gather

Maximum Of 20 People Allowed To Gather

Due to the spike in new cases, the regulations have been changed effective today, and the number of people allowed to gather has been reduced to a maximum of 20 people.

Dec 07

75 Active Cases Is A New Record High

75 Active Cases Is A New Record High

The 75 confirmed active Covid-19 cases the island currently has is the highest we have ever recorded, exceeding the past high amount, which was 65 active cases back in April.

Dec 07

18 New Positive Results, 75 Active, 306 Total

18 New Positive Results, 75 Active, 306 Total

There have been 18 more positive results — 13 classified as local transmission with known contact, and 5 under investigation — so Bermuda now a total of 306 confirmed positive cases, with 75 active.

Dec 07

Saltus Student Tests Positive For Covid-19

Saltus Student Tests Positive For Covid-19

Saltus said one of their senior school students has tested positive for Covid-19, so “all Senior School students from Year 10 – SGY2 will be sent home.”