Radio Scilly & This Is Scilly News - Monday October 29th


The Isles of Scilly Steamship Company has grounded its Island Helicopter service. The Augusta Westland AW169 helicopter used by the company is the same as the one that crashed outside Leicester City’s King Power Stadium on Saturday evening, killing all onboard.

The Islands' Partnership has said Scilly has had a "mixed year" when it comes to tourism.

A dedicated twitcher has warned about the dangers of being too obsessive, citing an incident on the Isles of Scilly as an example and a family's pet cat has gone missing just two days after they moved to the Isles of Scilly.

Will Lethbridge has the latest news for the Isles of Scilly.