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Wave Power Company Wants Locals’ Views On Plans

Wave Power Company Wants Locals’ Views On Plans

The man behind an innovative wave power generator says he’s hoping the first system can be installed in Scilly soon. And Michele Grassi from 40South Energy says he wants locals to help him in that process. We reported back in May about plans by the Plymouth-based company to place a 150kW generator in the sea […]

Doro Phone Charger Needed in Scilly

Jen from The Wheelhouse has emailed Radio Scilly as one of her guests has come away without their phone charger. The make of the phone is called ‘Doro’. Does anyone in Scilly have a charger she could borrow to give her phone a quick blast?

Scilly’s Bats Living Differently From Their Mainland Cousins

Scilly’s Bats Living Differently From Their Mainland Cousins

Bats on Scilly could be behaving in very different ways to those on the mainland. That’s the conclusion of Lisa Worledge from the Bat Conservation Trust, who gave a talk at the St Mary’s Church pavilion yesterday afternoon. Lisa described Scilly as “very special” saying that our local bats seem to use the varied habitats […]

Theatre Crash Course Ends In A Show Tonight

Theatre Crash Course Ends In A Show Tonight

A group of islands’ youngsters will be putting on a musical show at the newly refurbished Town Hall this evening. But what many in the audience won’t realise is that it’s taken them just four days to pull the whole thing together. It’s the culmination of a theatre, music and dance course organised by the […]

Tresco Planning Novel Art Exhibition

Tresco Planning Novel Art Exhibition

Tresco Estate is planning a creative way to showcase art featuring the island. They’ve applied for permission to place outdoor easels, holding the work of artist Anthony Garratt, in five places around Tresco. They’ll be placed at the north end of the island near King Charles Castle, Old Grimsby and in and around Tresco Abbey […]

Island Beat Aug 29th 2013

Island Beat Aug 29th 2013

We catch up with PC Mat Crowe after his first week on the beat in Scilly.    

Urgent Action Needed Now To Advertise In 2014 Scilly Brochure

Amanda Pender says The Islands’ Partnership has a good steady stream of people in the office this week signing up to join the Islands’ Partnership and letting them know their advertising requirements for next year’s brochure . They are very conscious that time is ticking, so this is a reminder that if you wish to […]

Police Investigations After Scilly Diver Dies

Police investigations continue today following the death of a visitor, following a diving trip yesterday. The man, in his 40s, was part of a group of 8 who had come to Scilly to dive. They were diving off Dave McBride’s boat Tiburon near the Bishop Rock yesterday at around 9.30am when the man surfaced unconscious. […]

Diver Dies In Scilly Incident

One of the divers who was evacuated to the mainland today after he was brought to the surface unconscious near the Bishop Rock has, sadly, died. His next-of-kin has been informed. More on Radio Scilly news from 7am tomorrow and also here on Scilly Today.