Radio Scilly & This Is Scilly News - Friday 7th June

The Isles of Scilly's new senior mental health nurse has around 80 users on her books. Scilly's MP has outlined his priorities when it comes to supporting a candidate to be the next leader of the Conservative Party and Prime Minister. A section of Hugh Street will be closed for emergency works to the mains water pipe on Sunday.

Radio Scilly & This Is Scilly News - Tuesday 4th June

The Isles of Scilly's airport has asked drone users to make contact if they plan to operate during the ÖTILLÖ Swimrun event this weekend. The Council of the Isles of Scilly has released a statement after a section of cornice in the Town Hall fell down last week. Parents, friends, staff and children from St Martins joined together this weekend to give the outside of their school a revamp.

Radio Scilly & This Is Scilly News - Friday 31st May

Preparations for the transfer of the Isles of Scilly's water and sewerage provision to South West Water have been described as "well advanced". Double Olympic rowing champion Helen Glover has said she and her family were "blown away" by the islands on their recent visit. Islanders and visitors have been invited to join the Great Global Greyhound Walk next weekend. 

Radio Scilly & This Is Scilly News - Tuesday 28th May

The Isles of Scilly’s newest Councillor has said he is very grateful for last week’s election win. The Brexit Party won the most votes in the European election on Scilly with 238, but more people voted for pro-Remain parties in total, with the Green Party receiving 212 and the Liberal Democrats 206. A scheme to collect unwanted toiletries from the islands and donate them to vulnerable women has had a boost from the Isles of Scilly Steamship Group’s Community Fund.

Radio Scilly & This Is Scilly News - Friday 24th May

Devon and Cornwall Police have apologised to the mother of Josh Clayton for their handling of the investigation into his death. The Chair of the Island Haven project has said he is “humbled” by the number of people who have volunteered to help raise money. Work has completed on the long-awaited covered walkway for Scillonian passengers on Penzance Quay.

Radio Scilly & This Is Scilly News - Thursday 23rd May

The polls have opened for islanders to vote in the European and Council elections. The Isles of Scilly Wildlife Trust has said it is “incredibly grateful” for the support of residents and visitors after the recent damage to a noticeboard at the quay. Pupils at Five Islands Academy are to decorate the new fencing at the site of the old secondary school.

Radio Scilly & This Is Scilly News - Wednesday 22nd May

The Isles of Scilly Steamship Group welcomed its 4 and a half millionth ferry passenger aboard the Scillonian III yesterday. Crime author Kate Rhodes has described the inaugural Creative Scilly Festival as "absolutely brilliant". A team of kayakers from the UK’s leading marine charity have spent the last four days on Scilly for the sixth annual Sea Kayak Challenge.

Radio Scilly & This Is Scilly News - Monday 20th May

The bollard lighting in front of the Five Islands Academy and Wellbeing Centre has been destroyed in what the Council described as a "serious act of vandalism". Two islanders who appear in a More4 documentary series have said they felt "proud' to be a part of it.The Isles of Scilly Wildlife Trust has spoken out after discovering that people are starting fires within the grounds of the old church on St Helen’s.

Radio Scilly & This Is Scilly News - Friday 17th May

The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds, RSPB, is calling on members of the public to help them save one of Scilly’s most iconic animals. The Isles of Scilly Steamship Company’s inter islands freight vessel the Lyonesse Lady will be out of service for approximately 10 days, from this coming Monday the  20th May due to technical faults. Islands' Partnership has urged islanders involved in food, drink or local produce to get involved in the month-long programme of events. 

Radio Scilly & This Is Scilly News - Wednesday 15th May

Robert Francis has been re-elected as Chairman of the Isles of Scilly Council for the coming year. Five new audiobooks set on the Isles of Scilly launched yesterday as part of the Creative Scilly Festival. The Isles of Scilly's cancer support group has said it is “incredibly grateful” after a Councillor pledged more than £100 of his own money towards its funding.

Radio Scilly & This Is Scilly News - Monday 13th May

Police on the Isles of Scilly have advised islanders against leaving their keys in parked cars after a third vehicle was taken without consent in as many months. Members will vote on a Chair and Vice-Chair of the islands' Council at tomorrow’s meeting. The recent cultural symposium organised by the Islands' Partnership has been described as "really inspiring and productive".