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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,…

Scilly’s Councillors Didn’t Monitor Capital Project Spending Last Year Says Auditors

Scilly’s Councillors Didn’t Monitor Capital Project Spending Last Year Says Auditors

Scilly’s councillors didn’t monitor spending on capital projects for the whole of the last financial year, according to a report by internal auditors…

Steamship Group Preparing For Busiest Week Of The Year

Steamship Group Preparing For Busiest Week Of The Year

The Steamship Company says it is preparing for its busiest week of the year in the run up to the start of the…

No Decision On Council Overspend Bailout Until After ‘Brexit’ Referendum

No Decision On Council Overspend Bailout Until After ‘Brexit’ Referendum

The outcome of the ‘Brexit’ referendum could determine whether Scilly’s Council receives an EU bailout following overspends on the Airport Redevelopment and Porthcressa…

Scilly’s Celebrity Sergeant To Headline New Arts And Culture Festival

Scilly’s Celebrity Sergeant To Headline New Arts And Culture Festival

Scilly’s celebrity Police Sergeant, Colin Taylor, has been booked as the headline act at the islands’ new Arts and Culture Festival. The event…

Lifeboat Called To First Rescue Of 2016

Lifeboat Called To First Rescue Of 2016

St Mary’s Lifeboat crew had their first shout of 2016 yesterday. RNLB The Whiteheads was called out at 1.47pm to a French single-handed…

52 Cruise Ships Expected In 2016 And Islands’ Partnership Say They’re Prepared

52 Cruise Ships Expected In 2016 And Islands’ Partnership Say They’re Prepared

The tourism body the Islands’ Partnership say that they are fully prepared for the 2016 cruise ship season, which gets underway tomorrow. 300…

New Scilly Business Through To Awards Final

New Scilly Business Through To Awards Final

A Bryher Businesswoman says she’s “thrilled and really proud” to have been shortlisted in the Best Newcomer category in this year’s Cornwall Business…

Former Scilly School Pupil To Help Save Birds Threatened With Extinction

Former Scilly School Pupil To Help Save Birds Threatened With Extinction

A former Five Islands’ School pupil is hoping to save species of birds found on the Galapagos Islands from extinction. Becky Boulton of…

Scillonian Woman Celebrates 104th Birthday

Scillonian Woman Celebrates 104th Birthday

A Scillonian woman has celebrated her 104th birthday. Sylvia Phillips now lives in a nursing home in Ohio in the USA and two…

Councillors Increase Travel Allowances As Chairman Says She Struggles To Attend Some Meetings

Councillors Increase Travel Allowances As Chairman Says She Struggles To Attend Some Meetings

Scilly’s councillors have voted to increase their travel allowance limits following a debate where the Chairman said she struggled to attend all of…

Cornish Pasties Welcome New Passengers To Newquay Airport

Cornish Pasties Welcome New Passengers To Newquay Airport

Passengers arriving on Ryanair’s new flight from Frankfurt on Sunday were welcomed to Newquay Airport with a Cornish pasty! It’s the first time…

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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 Refugee Aid Network and he…

Steamship Group Preparing For Busiest Week Of The Year

Steamship Group Preparing For Busiest Week Of The Year

The Steamship Company says it is preparing for its busiest week of the year in the run up to the start of the World Pilot Gig Championships, taking…

Scilly’s Celebrity Sergeant To Headline New Arts And Culture Festival

Scilly’s Celebrity Sergeant To Headline New Arts And Culture Festival

Scilly’s celebrity Police Sergeant, Colin Taylor, has been booked as the headline act at the islands’ new Arts and Culture Festival. The event has been organised by the…

Lifeboat Called To First Rescue Of 2016

Lifeboat Called To First Rescue Of 2016

St Mary’s Lifeboat crew had their first shout of 2016 yesterday. RNLB The Whiteheads was called out at 1.47pm to a French single-handed yacht Cap Des Palmes that…

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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