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Made by Bermudians: Melanie Eddy

Melanie Eddy stumbled upon her craft by a happy accident. Now, over twenty-five years later, she has a reputation that precedes her, write-ups in many of the world’s leading publications and a successful bespoke, London-based practice; she has shattered all of her own expectations. Although a passionate student of art since her schooldays, when it came to applying to a fine arts programme for university, her confidence faltered. “I didn’t think I had what it took to make a living…


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Checking in with Holly Wakely

In 2021 Holy Wakely became the world’s first certified Junior Divemaster with 540 dives under her belt. Today, she has advanced her certification to full Divemaster, and has logged over 1,122 dives at just 18 years old. Jessica Petty checks…


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Ones to Watch in 2022: Young People Making Waves at Home and Abroad

These select few have not shied away when doubt, rejection or failure intervened, simply sticking the course until a glimmer of hope materialised into more. Join The Bermudian in celebrating this unapologetically tenacious group of aspiring athletes, artists, creators and…


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In Memory of Christine Watlington

We at The Bermudian magazine were deeply saddened to learn of the recent passing of friend and long-time contributor Christine Watlington.  Christine first worked with The Bermudian Publishing Company when her seminal book, Bermuda's Botanical Wonderland was published by Macmillan in 1996 and distributed to local…


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7 Things You Don’t Know About Clyde Best, But Should

From humble beginnings playing football for local teams such as Somerset Trojans to overcoming racial adversity on international fields as a professional sportsman, Clyde Best’s story is one of true grit and resilience. Here are 7 facts you should know…

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Nature’s Artist

This article was taken from our archives. It first appeared in The Bermudian in January 1958 and it appears here exactly as it did originally. Many friends of Nancy Hutchings are firmly convinced that she has two different and distinct…