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Councillor Urging Islanders To Fill In Elder Care Survey

The councillor responsible for providing care for elderly people in Scilly is urging all islanders to give their views on the service. Cllr…

Scilly’s Senior Police Officer Recognised For Dedication

Scilly’s Senior Police Officer Recognised For Dedication

The mainland officer responsible for Scilly’s police team has been awarded one of the highest honours given by the Devon and Cornwall force.…

Council Chairman Slams Racist Incidents In Scilly Following Brexit Vote

Council Chairman Slams Racist Incidents In Scilly Following Brexit Vote

The Chairman of Scilly’s Council says islanders “should not tolerate” racist incidents following the recent Brexit vote. Cllr Amanda Martin issued a statement…

Extra Date For Theatre Club’s New Play

Extra Date For Theatre Club’s New Play

There’s an extra performance tomorrow (Tuesday 5th July) of St Mary’s Theatre Club’s new production In The Pink. The play is set during…

Your Chance To Take A Look At Some Of Scilly’s Hidden Gardens

Your Chance To Take A Look At Some Of Scilly’s Hidden Gardens

Have you ever fancied taking a closer look at some of the lovely gardens you’ve glimpsed over the wall in Scilly? Well now’s…

Council To Spend More Housing Money Clearing Old School Site

Council To Spend More Housing Money Clearing Old School Site

Councillors have agreed to spend over a third of their housing reserve to demolish the former secondary school building at Carn Thomas. A…

Scilly’s Fire And Rescue Service To Partner With Cornwall

Scilly’s Fire And Rescue Service To Partner With Cornwall

Councillors have agreed to form a strategic partnership between Scilly and Cornwall’s Fire and Rescue services in order to save money. Head of…

Council’s Economic Development Officer Says Airport Overspend Unlikely To Be Reimbursed

Council’s Economic Development Officer Says Airport Overspend Unlikely To Be Reimbursed

The Council’s Head of Economic Development has admitted that it’s unlikely the authority will be reimbursed for the £500,000 overspend on the airport…

Children’s Services In Scilly Rated ‘Good’ By Ofsted

Children’s Services In Scilly Rated ‘Good’ By Ofsted

Children’s Services in Scilly have been rated as amongst the top 25% in the country. That follows a three-week Ofsted inspection in April…

Local Enterprise Partnership Says Scilly Should ‘Not Be Short Changed’ Following Brexit Vote

Local Enterprise Partnership Says Scilly Should ‘Not Be Short Changed’ Following Brexit Vote

The Chief Executive of the Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Local Enterprise Partnership has called on the government to make sure the islands…

Poetic Inspiration Delivered To Scilly’s School Children

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…

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Council Chairman Slams Racist Incidents In Scilly Following Brexit Vote

The Chairman of Scilly’s Council says islanders “should not tolerate” racist incidents following the recent Brexit vote. Cllr Amanda Martin issued a statement today saying our community, “is…

Your Chance To Take A Look At Some Of Scilly’s Hidden Gardens

Your Chance To Take A Look At Some Of Scilly’s Hidden Gardens

Have you ever fancied taking a closer look at some of the lovely gardens you’ve glimpsed over the wall in Scilly? Well now’s your chance as the islands’…

Children’s Services In Scilly Rated ‘Good’ By Ofsted

Children’s Services In Scilly Rated ‘Good’ By Ofsted

Children’s Services in Scilly have been rated as amongst the top 25% in the country. That follows a three-week Ofsted inspection in April this year when the service…

Poetic Inspiration Delivered To Scilly’s School Children

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…

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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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Poetic Inspiration Delivered To Scilly’s School Children

Poetic Inspiration Delivered To Scilly’s School Children

Children at the Five Islands School have received poetic inspiration thanks to a unique project, funded…

Students Bring Awards Home Following Music Contest

Governors’ Minutes Highlight Concerns At Five Islands School

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