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A Chance To Talk With Your Isles Of Scilly MP This Week

Scilly MP Derek Thomas is hosting ‘drop-in’ surgeries this week. No appointment necessary. This is an opportunity to meet Derek and raise any concerns or ideas. Thursday 24th September: 11.00am – 12 noon Tresco Reading Room 12.30 – 1.30 pm St Martin’s Reading Room Friday 25th September: 11.00am – 12 noon Bryher Community Centre 12.30 […]

Co-op Apologises Again For Food Shortages In Scilly

Co-op Apologises Again For Food Shortages In Scilly

The Co-op has apologised again to its customers in the Isles of Scilly after shelves were left empty over the weekend. But they’ve chosen not to explain why there’s been so little fresh produce over the past week. Last week islanders took to social media to complain about a shortage of fresh goods including a […]

Number Of Councillors In Scilly Could Be Reduced

Number Of Councillors In Scilly Could Be Reduced

A single elected member could be representing each off-island if councillors accept recommendations being put forward at today’s Full Council meeting. The Democratic Process Panel has already streamlined the committee system. They’re now suggesting reducing the overall number of councillors from the current 22 down to 15. Bryher, Tresco, St Agnes and St Martin’s each […]

Kier Night Time Concreting Works

Kier Construction night shift concrete operations will commence from 16:00 hours onwards for today, Tuesday & Wednesday. The usual safety procedures will be installed and disruption kept to a minimum wherever possible.

Scilly Lottery Winner 21st September 2015

Robert Hale from St Mary’s

Two Golf Buggy Drivers Arrested For Alleged Drink Driving

Two Golf Buggy Drivers Arrested For Alleged Drink Driving

Two golf buggy drivers have been arrested for alleged drink driving on St Mary’s. Sergeant Colin Taylor says both drivers, who were visitors to the islands, were pulled over by the Police whilst driving between Hugh Town and Old Town at around 10.30pm on Friday 11th September. The two drivers failed a roadside breathalyzer test […]

Futon For Sale

John Allsop has a Futon for sale. It is a normal one, settee/bed and is on sale at £50 .Contact John Allsop at 6 Buzza street St Marys. 01720 423 938. If you buy it you will have to take it away.

Childrens Hospice Fundraiser Raises Cash In Scilly

George Teideman is grateful to everyone who supported the charity lunch on St Mary’s on Friday which was arranged to raise money for the Children’s Hospice South West. It raised £720.

Cricket: St Martin’s v Truro Doctors

Cricket: St Martin’s v Truro Doctors

Report by Colin Daly The Truro Doctors haven’t managed to fit us in on their Scilly tour for a while but we managed to find a date on Friday 18th September at 4pm for a T20 match. The visitors batted first and lost three quick wickets then I. Davies came in and settled things down; […]