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Archive - October 2016
Tuesday, October 4, 2016
A Dutch skipper dies after jumping 40ft from the mast of his yacht as it was being raided for drugs in St Mary's harbour, an inquest has learned.
Wednesday, October 5, 2016
Growing businesses in the Isles of Scilly could be eligible for loans of up to £100,000 in a new scheme open until next June.
Friday, October 7, 2016
The death of a suspected drug smuggler in St Mary's harbour has resulted in a verdict of suicide at the end of a four-day inquest in Plymouth.
Wednesday, October 12, 2016
The Isles of Scilly Wildlife Trust has urged birders on Scilly to donate just £3 each to help keep a bird hide on the higher moors nature trail open.
Saturday, October 15, 2016
A study accompanying the planning application for the proposed heliport at Penzance has outlined the economic and health benefits to the islands and the wider region.
Monday, October 17, 2016
The Isles of Scilly is the only local authority in Great Britain not to receive any claims for vehicle damage caused by potholes in the last year.
Thursday, October 27, 2016
The mother of an injured biker is searching for a man travelling to Scilly who helped her son when he crashed his motorbike in Cornwall.