LEP: 'Region must not lose funding post-Brexit'
Wednesday, June 29, 2016
The Cornwall and Isles of Scilly LEP says the Government must guarantee the region receives its full allocation of EU investment post-Brexit.
WW1 play opens to rapturous reviews
St Mary's Theatre Club's latest production In The Pink is described as its best ever.
Dog consultation public meeting due
The Isles of Scilly Council is to hold a public meeting to discuss the results of the recent consultation on dog control.
New WW1 play opens tonight
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
St Mary's Theatre Club's First World War show opens tonight.
Service to commemorate 100 years since Somme
There will be a brief ceremony in Parade Park this Friday to commemorate 100 years since the start of the Battle of the Somme.
Council's Children's Services earn 'Good' rating
Monday, June 27, 2016
The Isles of Scilly Council's Children’s Services have been given a 'Good' rating by Ofsted.
Prince Charles made £20.5m from Duchy last year
Prince Charles made £20.5 million from the Duchy of Cornwall during the last financial year.
Fourth crown for Clegg in Tresco Triathlon
Sunday, June 26, 2016
Tresco resident Graham Clegg has won the Tresco Triathlon for the fourth time.
Derek Thomas and Andrew George opposed on Brexit
Scilly's MP Derek Thomas and his predecessor Andrew George have spoken out with opposing views on the decision by the British public to leave the European Union.
Local Enterprise Partnership assuage Brexit fears
Thursday, June 23, 2016
The Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Local Enterprise Partnership will be putting all their efforts into ensuring that the investment programme awarded to the region is maintained, whether it is from EU or national sources.
Isles of Scilly votes to remain in EU
The Isles of Scilly votes to remain in the EU.
Council releases statement on Japanese Knotweed at dump
Wednesday, June 22, 2016
The Council of the Isles of Scilly has released a statement following speculation about activity at the dump on St Mary's.
New shuttle service links Newquay airport, Truro
A new shuttle bus service from Cornwall airport in Newquay to Truro may prove a lifeline to Scilly residents with hospital appointments on the mainland.
Scilly to announce first EU referendum results
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
The Isles of Scilly will be the first area in the UK to announce its results in the EU referendum.
Liza Pulman solo show returning to Scilly
Monday, June 20, 2016
Fascinating Aida star Liza Pulman is bringing her solo show back to the Isles of Scilly.
Scilly 'the perfect venue' for ÖTILLÖ Swimrun
Sunday, June 19, 2016
The winners of the ÖTILLÖ Swimrun have said that the Isles of Scilly is the perfect venue.
Council sends condolences to family of ‘principled’ MP
Friday, June 17, 2016
The Council of the Isles of Scilly has sent its condolences to the friends and family of Jo Cox.
Team Scilly laid back despite tough challenge ahead
Scilly's sole Swimrun team are feeling "quite laid back" about today's event, dubbed one of the toughest races in the world.
Competitors prepare for "one of the toughest races in the world"
Thursday, June 16, 2016
Tomorrow's ÖTILLÖ Swimrun race will see athletes from as far afield as Japan and the USA competing in what has been described as "one of the toughest races in the world".
Community Energy Enterprise to be set up
Members of the islands' council have delegated powers to Senior Manager for Strategic Development Diana Mompoloki to set up the Isles of Scilly Energy Enterprise.
The Life of a Scilly Sergeant released today
Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Sgt Colin Taylor's book The Life of a Scilly Sergeant is released today.
Demolition of old school to go ahead in October
Work will commence on the demolition of the old secondary school at Carn Thomas in October.
Smart Islands proposals given green light
The Council has passed the proposal to accept the Isles of Scilly Energy Infrastructure Plan, known otherwise as the Smart Islands Project.
Wildlife Trust aid campaign to ban harmful plastics
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
The Isles of Scilly Wildlife Trust joined a coalition of over 30 Cornish environmental groups and marine science experts to help a successful campaign for an immediate ban on harmful plastic ‘microbeads’ in cosmetics.
Airport landing fees & charges increased by 3%
Airport landing fees and passenger load supplements have been raised by 3% with immediate effect.
Scilly's night skies darkest in England
Monday, June 13, 2016
The Isles of Scilly is the darkest district in the UK, according to the Campaign for the Protection of Rural England.
Healthwatch Isles of Scilly praised for its work
Healthwatch Isles of Scilly has been highly commended for its work in the community at the Annual Healthwatch England awards held in Nottingham.
Rotary Club Family Fun Day raises over £1200
The Isles of Scilly Rotary Club raised at least £1,200 with their Family Fun Day last month.
Decision on Smart Islands due tomorrow
Sunday, June 12, 2016
Members of the council will make a decision tomorrow evening on whether to adopt the proposed Smart Islands Project.
Record number of entries at Dog Show
Friday, June 10, 2016
Today's Isles of Scilly Vet Support Group Dog Show featured a record number of canine entries.
'Idyllic and captivating' islands, says Daily Mail
The Isles of Scilly has received a glowing write-up in today's Daily Mail.
Running Man challenge raises £3,000 for Anna
Thursday, June 09, 2016
The Isles of Scilly Police's Running Man challenge has raised £3,000 for Anna.
Prizes up for grabs for local and visiting dogs
The annual dog show gets under way tomorrow with awards offered across ten classifications.
Giggles promised for Scilly Laughs Festival
Wednesday, June 08, 2016
Scilly Laughs organiser Julie Jepson has promised that the show will be a "night full of giggles".
Scilly food festival planned for September
Monday, June 06, 2016
Businesses across the Isles of Scilly are being encouraged to take part in the islands' inaugural Taste of Scilly Festival in September.
Learning team praised in independent assessment
Sunday, June 05, 2016
The Council of the Isles of Scilly’s Learning and Library team has been successfully re-accredited with the Matrix Standard, a nationally recognised quality mark.
Missing skunk found on beach
The missing skunk from Tolman Animal Kingdom is safe and back home.
Six missions to Scilly in May for Air Ambulance
Thursday, June 02, 2016
Cornwall Air Ambulance flew six missions to the Isles of Scilly in May, with two trips occurring on the same day.
Islanders to play with BBC Concert Orchestra
Nine islanders will play with the BBC Concert Orchestra tonight in an event broadcast live on Radio 3.
Dog DNA service defends councillor's proposals
Wednesday, June 01, 2016
A leading dog DNA registration service has defended Councillor Andrew Combes after his suggestion to implement testing for dogs on Scilly provoked a torrent of negative comments on social media.
Man dies after difficulties in water off Tean
A 44-year old man from Kent has died after after getting into difficulties in the water off the uninhabited island of Tean on Tuesday.
New business makes use of old items
A St Agnes resident has started a new business selling handmade children's clothing and homewares made from recycled materials.
Chelsea judge rates Tresco in world's top ten gardens
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Christopher Bailes, a judge at this year's Chelsea Flower Show, has rated Tresco Abbey Garden among the top ten best gardens in the world in a list compiled recently for The Telegraph.