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Skybus Says They’ll ‘Pull Out The Stops’ Following Weather Disruption

Skybus Says They’ll ‘Pull Out The Stops’ Following Weather Disruption

Skybus says they will double the number of flights today and “pull out the stops” to move as many people as possible, following the disruption caused by both fog and strong winds. On an average May weekday, there would be 21 flights. Today, there expect to operate 41, although strong winds have meant no flights […]

New Waste Contract Awarded To St Mary’s Firm

New Waste Contract Awarded To St Mary’s Firm

The St Mary’s-based firm that has been shipping waste from the Moorwell refuse site to the mainland has been awarded another 12-month contract. United Environmental Solutions was one of two companies that tendered for the work, which will cost just over £330,000. The contract involves the removal of 200 tonnes of bottom ash from the […]

Cricket Club Gets Grant For New Equipment

Cricket Club Gets Grant For New Equipment

The Treasurer of Tresco Cricket Club says a £1,000 donation from the Scilly Lottery fund means they can get more islanders playing the sport. Andrew Lawson says the grant will buy new bats, pads and gloves for right and left handed players and pay some of the club’s running costs. He says they’re short of […]

Kitchen Assistant Needed At The Old Town Inn

Paul Evans has been in touch with Radio Scilly today with a job vacancy. "We need a kitchen assistant urgently for washing up." Call in if you’re interested!

Manager Position At The Mermaid

Manager/Manageress required for The Mermaid- contact Nick on 07971648159

JOB available at the WHEELHOUSE Guest House.

The Wheelhouse has contacted Radio Scilly as they need an extra pair of hands to join their small and friendly team. WEDNESDAYS – Start at 9.30am – finish 5.30pm. Job involves: room change-over’s, laundry & general cleaning until lunchtime. Afternoon shift starts at 2.00pm – 5.30pm serving cream teas in their Tea Garden/helping with kitchen […]

Challenging And Emotional Gig Weekend In Scilly

Challenging And Emotional Gig Weekend In Scilly

The Gig Weekend Chairman says it was the right decision to disqualify the St Mary’s women’s crew who crossed the line first in the finals of the World Pilot Gig Championships on Sunday. But Rick Persich says it was also disappointing and the committee is looking into the use of technology to assist in future […]

Emergency Services Called To Scilly Electrical Fire

Emergency Services Called To Scilly Electrical Fire

Firefighters, Police and Western Power staff were called out to an electrical fire at a St Mary’s holiday home early on Monday morning. It was caused by an external electrical box on the side of the self catering cottage at Watermill. The fire control room received a 999 call on a mobile just before 2am. […]

Culdrose Helicopter Stops In Scilly En Route To Medical Emergency

Culdrose Helicopter Stops In Scilly En Route To Medical Emergency

The RNAS Culdrose helicopter landed on St Mary’s at around 10.15pm last night. It was refuelling in Scilly before heading to a cruise ship 200 miles south west of Scilly to pick up an unwell elderly man. The passenger was on board the Royal Princess, which was 190 nautical miles from her destination of Cobh […]