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Human Remains Found On St Mary’s Beach Are From Medieval Man

Human remains have been discovered on a St Mary’s beach. But don’t panic – following a lengthy investigation it turns out the bone…

MCA To Run Major Oil Spill Exercise In Scilly

MCA To Run Major Oil Spill Exercise In Scilly

Islanders and visitors shouldn’t be alarmed if they see anti-pollution equipment being used around St Mary’s next week. The Maritime and Coastguard Agency…

Scilly’s Steamship Company Announces Replacement For Gry Maritha Freight Ship

Scilly’s Steamship Company Announces Replacement For Gry Maritha Freight Ship

Scilly will soon be served by a larger freight ship after the Steamship Company announced today that it is in the process of…

Passengers Rescued After Tripper Boat Incident

Passengers Rescued After Tripper Boat Incident

St Mary’s Lifeboat came to the aid of 48 passengers and 2 crewmembers on board a tripper boat this morning. The incident occurred…

By-Election Called For Vacant St Mary’s Council Seats

By-Election Called For Vacant St Mary’s Council Seats

A local by-election has been called on St Mary’s to contest the three vacant Council seats on the island. It follows a request…

New ‘Definitive’ Guide To Scilly’s Shipwrecks Is Launched

New ‘Definitive’ Guide To Scilly’s Shipwrecks Is Launched

A new ‘definitive’ record of Scilly’s shipwrecks has been launched by two local divers. Shipwrecks and Maritime History In And Around The Isles…

Almost A Third Of Last Year’s Visitors Were On First Trip To Scilly

Almost A Third Of Last Year’s Visitors Were On First Trip To Scilly

30% of visitors to Scilly in 2015 were on their first trip to the islands. And both day visitors and staying tourists are…

Councillors Question £2.1m ‘Black Hole’ In Capital Programme

Councillors Question £2.1m ‘Black Hole’ In Capital Programme

Some of Scilly’s councillors have questioned what appears to be a £2.1m black hole in the authority’s capital programme. The Finance, Audit and…

Busy April For Air Ambulance In Scilly

Busy April For Air Ambulance In Scilly

The Cornwall Air Ambulance had a busy April in Scilly. The helicopter airlifted five patients to Treliske Hospital during the month, three of…

Health Professionals Urging Men To Take Up Aneurysm Screening In Scilly

Health Professionals Urging Men To Take Up Aneurysm Screening In Scilly

The NHS are urging eligible men in Scilly to attend the abdominal aortic aneurysm screening service, which returns to St Mary’s Health Centre on…

Limited Places Left For This Year’s Tresco Triathlon

Limited Places Left For This Year’s Tresco Triathlon

Competitors hoping to take part in this year’s Tresco Triathlon need to hurry to snap up the last few places. The sprint distance…

Half Marathons Around St Mary’s Will Raise Funds For Syrian Refugees

Half Marathons Around St Mary’s Will Raise Funds For Syrian Refugees

A Cornwall-based charity ambassador is running two half marathons around St Mary’s to help refugees. James Overton is the Cornwall Ambassador for the…

EE Launches 4G Network In Scilly

EE Launches 4G Network In Scilly

Residents and visitors to Scilly will finally be able to surf the web at superfast speeds on their mobile phones and iPads as…

New Teams Appearing At This Year’s World Pilot Gig Championships

New Teams Appearing At This Year’s World Pilot Gig Championships

The 27th World Pilot Gig Championships start on Friday and the international rowing event will kick off the new Isles of Scilly Festival,…

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Human Remains Found On St Mary’s Beach Are From Medieval Man

Human remains have been discovered on a St Mary’s beach. But don’t panic – following a lengthy investigation it turns out the bone is from someone who lived…

MCA To Run Major Oil Spill Exercise In Scilly

MCA To Run Major Oil Spill Exercise In Scilly

Islanders and visitors shouldn’t be alarmed if they see anti-pollution equipment being used around St Mary’s next week. The Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) are running an exercise…

Scilly’s Steamship Company Announces Replacement For Gry Maritha Freight Ship

Scilly’s Steamship Company Announces Replacement For Gry Maritha Freight Ship

Scilly will soon be served by a larger freight ship after the Steamship Company announced today that it is in the process of buying a replacement for the…

Passengers Rescued After Tripper Boat Incident

Passengers Rescued After Tripper Boat Incident

St Mary’s Lifeboat came to the aid of 48 passengers and 2 crewmembers on board a tripper boat this morning. The incident occurred just after 11.30am, when the…

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Scilly Christmas Tradition Will Go Ahead Whatever The Weather

Scilly Christmas Tradition Will Go Ahead Whatever The Weather

Angels, shepherds and wise men will be out in force on Sunday for the annual ‘walking…

Church Charity Shop To Help Refugees This Weekend

Record Number Of Christmas Gifts Donated By Islanders

Methodists Launch Search For Scilly’s Next Minister

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Students Bring Awards Home Following Music Contest

Students Bring Awards Home Following Music Contest

Music students from the Five Islands’ School have returned from the Cornwall Music Festival with six…

Governors’ Minutes Highlight Concerns At Five Islands School

Get ‘Hands On’ With Science At The Five Islands School

Five Islands School Excels In Music