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Poetic Inspiration Delivered To Scilly’s School Children

Children at the Five Islands School have received poetic inspiration thanks to a unique project, funded by a £1,500 grant from Steamship Group’s…

Scilly Is Chosen For Tech Company Charity Challenge

Scilly Is Chosen For Tech Company Charity Challenge

The RNLI and Scilly’s Wildlife Trust will benefit from a charity challenge taking place on the islands in July. It’s part of an…

Navy Helicopter Gives Surprise Performance For Tresco Visitors

Navy Helicopter Gives Surprise Performance For Tresco Visitors

Visitors to Tresco’s Abbey Gardens had a surprise aerial display recently thanks to the Royal Naval Air Station at Culdrose. The gardens were…

Scilly’s Healthwatch Highly Commended For Its Work

Scilly’s Healthwatch Highly Commended For Its Work

Scilly’s Healthwatch organisation has been highly commended at this year’s Healthwatch England Awards in Nottingham. The group, which acts as an independent watchdog…

Hitachi Report Recommends Investment In Wind Turbines To Reach Council’s Renewables Goal

Hitachi Report Recommends Investment In Wind Turbines To Reach Council’s Renewables Goal

Scilly could see up to seven wind turbines being erected, as well as new fields of solar panels, if councillors follow the recommendations…

Scilly Getting Ready For New Extreme Sports Challenge

Scilly Getting Ready For New Extreme Sports Challenge

Final preparations are being made for the ÖTILLÖ Swimrun World Championship UK Qualifier, being held in Scilly for the first time on the…

Scilly’s Businesses Urged To Get Involved In New Food Festival

Scilly’s Businesses Urged To Get Involved In New Food Festival

The first ‘Taste of Scilly’ festival takes place this September. And the Islands’ Partnership are urging local businesses to get involved with the…

Man Dies After Getting Into Difficulties In Water Off Tean

Man Dies After Getting Into Difficulties In Water Off Tean

A visitor has died after getting into difficulties in the water off Tean. Friends and family got the man out of the sea…

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

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…

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Poetic Inspiration Delivered To Scilly’s School Children

Children at the Five Islands School have received poetic inspiration thanks to a unique project, funded by a £1,500 grant from Steamship Group’s Community Fund. ‘Poetry Postie’ Sally…

Scilly Is Chosen For Tech Company Charity Challenge

Scilly Is Chosen For Tech Company Charity Challenge

The RNLI and Scilly’s Wildlife Trust will benefit from a charity challenge taking place on the islands in July. It’s part of an annual event organised by computer…

Navy Helicopter Gives Surprise Performance For Tresco Visitors

Navy Helicopter Gives Surprise Performance For Tresco Visitors

Visitors to Tresco’s Abbey Gardens had a surprise aerial display recently thanks to the Royal Naval Air Station at Culdrose. The gardens were the venue for a training…

Scilly’s Healthwatch Highly Commended For Its Work

Scilly’s Healthwatch Highly Commended For Its Work

Scilly’s Healthwatch organisation has been highly commended at this year’s Healthwatch England Awards in Nottingham. The group, which acts as an independent watchdog for local health service users,…

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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