Lady Mary Wilson, the widow of former Prime Minister Harold Wilson has died at the age of 102.
Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn lead the tributes on Twitter and posted: “Sad to hear of the death of Mary Wilson. A wonderful poet and a huge support in Harold’s General Election victories. I send my condolences to her family and friends.”
Lady Wilson and the former Prime Minister owned a small bungalow on St Mary’s and spent a great deal of time on the islands.
The former Prime Minister is buried in Old Town Cemetery on St Mary’s. It’s believed there are plans for a memorial service on Scilly.
More to follow.