Radio Scilly & This Is Scilly News - Monday 25th February

Image courtesy of Carron Farm Distillery.

Image courtesy of Carron Farm Distillery.

A Scillonian family that has run a farm on St Martin’s for almost 70 years have been granted ‘approval in principle’ to establish the first island-based distillery.

A group of volunteers who are cleaning Scilly’s hard-to-reach coastline and beaches have described the amount of plastic they have found as "truly heartbreaking".

The public consultation for the pre-submission version of the Council's Draft Local Plan is now open.

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