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Peninsula Community Health To End St Mary’s Hospital Contract

Peninsula Community Health, who operates St Mary’s Hospital, is ending its contract with the NHS from the end of next March. It means…

Scilly’s Passenger Numbers Are ‘Well Up’ This Summer

Scilly’s Passenger Numbers Are ‘Well Up’ This Summer

If you think Scilly seems busier than last year, the Steamship Company’s latest passenger figures would indicate that you’re right. Chief Executive Rob…

IFCA Hears Concerns Over Desalination Plant Proposals

IFCA Hears Concerns Over Desalination Plant Proposals

A member of the islands’ Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authority has raised concerns over Council plans to improve the functioning of the desalination…

Scilly’s Healthwatch Moving To New Offices

Scilly’s Healthwatch Moving To New Offices

Scilly’s Healthwatch is moving. The organisation that monitors health and social services on behalf of the islands’ community is relocating from their Thoroughfare…

Council Needs ‘Joined Up Thinking’ Over Visitors, Says Businessman

Council Needs ‘Joined Up Thinking’ Over Visitors, Says Businessman

A St Mary’s businessman wants the Council to follow the lead of the tourism sector in planning ahead, in order to present Scilly…

Newest Member Of Parish Team Being Ordained This Weekend

Newest Member Of Parish Team Being Ordained This Weekend

The newest person to join the islands’ Church of England team is being ordained as a Priest in a ceremony at Truro Cathedral…

Rowers Setting Off On Scilly To Sennen Surfboat Challenge

Rowers Setting Off On Scilly To Sennen Surfboat Challenge

Four women are setting off from St Mary’s at midday on what they hope will be the first crossing from Scilly to Sennen…

Skybus Announces Extended Winter Flying Hours

Skybus Announces Extended Winter Flying Hours

Skybus has launched its new winter schedule today with longer operating days and a freeze on price increases. The airline has gained the…

Islanders Respond To Further Traffic Consultation

Islanders Respond To Further Traffic Consultation

The Council wants to know whether you’d like changes to traffic management on St Mary’s following the introduction of the yellow parking lines…

Council Says 4G Network Could Be Available By Christmas

Council Says 4G Network Could Be Available By Christmas

Scilly could have 4G mobile access by Christmas. And if it comes, it will allow locals and visitors to surf the web, quickly…

Social Workers Reassess Child Cases In Scilly

Social Workers Reassess Child Cases In Scilly

A reassessment of child social care cases on the islands at the start of this year has led to more children getting help…

Military Charity Will Benefit From Scilly’s Armed Forces Day Event

Military Charity Will Benefit From Scilly’s Armed Forces Day Event

Saturday’s Armed Forces Day events raised around £1,000 for this year’s chosen charity, Walking With The Wounded. The cash was raised from a…

Scilly’s Pupils To Play In Innovative Live Concert

Scilly’s Pupils To Play In Innovative Live Concert

Pupils from the Five Islands School will take part in an innovative live concert later this month, linking musicians and singers across four…

Wave Power As Important As Park House Or Infrastructure Says Chief Exec

Wave Power As Important As Park House Or Infrastructure Says Chief Exec

Wave and solar power could diversify Scilly’s economy, raise locals’ aspirations and offer new, year-round tourism. That’s the vision of senior Council management…


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    • Atlantic Sea Bass It's not just the visitors now is it Ian T, it's for the benefit of...

    • Ian T. I didn't realise visitors to Scilly came to sit in a field watching films... I...

    • Linguine The CEO must be a betting man he and the Linguist have been gambling with...

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Scilly’s Healthwatch Moving To New Offices

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