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

  Dr Chris Picken (above) wrote to Cllr Avril Mumford, chair of the Scrutiny Committee, to express his "disappointment" over comments made by Cllr Adrian Davis, a former GP, at the committee's meeting on October 23rd, which were subsequently reported in The Cornishman.

Dr Chris Picken (above) wrote to Cllr Avril Mumford, chair of the Scrutiny Committee, to express his "disappointment" over comments made by Cllr Adrian Davis, a former GP, at the committee's meeting on October 23rd, which were subsequently reported in The Cornishman.

Scilly's Lead GP has hit back at the recent suggestion by a Councillor that patients are being flown off the islands for treatment more than necessary. 

The Council of the Isles of Scilly is one of only two in the UK to not have made any cuts to frontline services, and a retired islands' doctor who was born in Germany has become a British citizen after a ceremony on Scilly.

Beth Hilton has the latest news for the Isles of Scilly.