Radio Scilly & This Is Scilly News - Thursday 7th February

Penzance Heliport has secured nearly 1.9 million pounds from the European Regional Development Fund. Five Islands Academy is advertising for a Crossing Patrol Officer following concern about the safety of children travelling to and from Carn Gwaval. The Mali Rose, the Isles of Scilly Steamship Companies freight vessel attempted to make a crossing to the islands yesterday evening in a sea trial capacity but had to turn back to Penzance. A yellow weather warning has been issued by the Met Office for Friday, with potential for very strong winds.