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Man Issued With Drugs Warning

Man Issued With Drugs Warning

A man was issued with a cannabis warning on Sunday night when he was found smoking the drug by two on-duty police officers. It was in the Town, late at night and was away from licensed premises. A small amount, thought to be for personal use, was confiscated by officers and destroyed.

St Martin’s Beach Chosen By Conde Nast Readers

St Martin’s Beach Chosen By Conde Nast Readers

St Martin’s has one of the twelve best island beaches in Europe. Readers of upmarket travel magazine Conde Nast have picked Par Beach, which they describe as a “true find.” Around 70,000 people responded to last year’s poll on places to go. The magazine highlights our, “crystal-clear waters, perfect sand, and a sub-tropical climate.” And […]

New Book Offers Scilly Treasure Hunt

New Book Offers Scilly Treasure Hunt

Islanders and visitors will be able to hunt for buried treasure this summer with the launch of a new guide encouraging readers to crack clues to gain the goodies. Author Chris Sturman has just published ‘Ruby’s Fun Guide,’ which recommends seven Scilly activities and restaurants for a week-long stay, as seen through the eyes of […]

Bryher Gets Two Mentions In Newspaper ‘Best Places’ List

Bryher Gets Two Mentions In Newspaper ‘Best Places’ List

Bryher has two of the ‘Top 25 Best Places to Eat by the British Seaside,’ according to a national newspaper. The Daily Telegraph’s writers have selected Hell Bay Hotel’s Crab Shack and Fraggle Rock as Scilly’s recommended places. The paper’s writer Leah Hyslop recommends booking a table at the hotel’s occasional “pop up” restaurant on […]

Culdrose Land In Scilly Ahead Of Cruise Ship Medivac

The RNAS Culdrose helicopter has just landed on St Mary’s Airport. (10.15pm Bank Holiday Monday). It is refuelling in Scilly before heading to a cruise ship approximately 200 miles south west of the islands to pick up an unwell, elderly man. The passenger is on board the Royal Princess which is 190 nautical miles from […]

In Pictures: WPGC 2015 Medal Ceremony

In Pictures: WPGC 2015 Medal Ceremony

Photos from this year’s World Pilot Gig Championships Medal ceremony.

WPGC 2015: Men’s Finals

WPGC 2015: Men’s Finals

Video coverage of the Men’s Finals from St Agnes to St Mary’s.

WPGC 2015: Women’s Finals

WPGC 2015: Women’s Finals

Video coverage of the Women’s Finals from St Agnes to St Mary’s.

Scilly Lottery Winner 4th May 2015

Shirley Graham from St Mary’s