Radio Scilly & This Is Scilly News - Wednesday 23rd January

Theo Leijser: "I am very proud of what the Council has achieved over the past five years and am confident that both the Council and the Isles of Scilly are in a strong position to move forward.”

Theo Leijser: "I am very proud of what the Council has achieved over the past five years and am confident that both the Council and the Isles of Scilly are in a strong position to move forward.”

It’s been announced that the Council of the Isles of Scilly’s Chief Executive, Theo Leijser, will leave his post at the end of this month.

A member of Friends of Isles of Scilly Transport (FRIST) has said that a new passenger vessel for the Isles of Scilly being commissioned and built at Appledore shipyard in North Devon is still a possibility. 

The gym at Carn Gwaval on St Mary’s will be closed today, Wednesday 23rd January for gym maintenance.

Will Lethbridge has the latest local news.