Radio Scilly & This Is Scilly News - Wednesday 20th February

Members of Clean Ocean Sailing set off from Coverack on their fishing boat Blue Linnet on Monday . Image courtesy of Clean Ocean Sailing.

Members of Clean Ocean Sailing set off from Coverack on their fishing boat Blue Linnet on Monday . Image courtesy of Clean Ocean Sailing.

A group of volunteers arrived on the islands yesterday to help clean up some of Scilly’s hard to reach coastline and beaches.

The Isles of Scilly branch of the Royal British Legion held a memorial service today for victims sunk by a Nazi U-Boat 75 years ago.

An ITV news crew are on the islands. Presenter Grace Pascoe and cameraman Kevin Blanks from ITV West Country have filmed various slots for the show since their arrival on Monday. 

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