Radio Scilly & This Is Scilly News - Wednesday 27th February

Robert Bailey's photo shows a scuba diver approaching a cluster of colourful jewel anemones. Image courtesy of Robert Bailey and Underwater Photographer of the Year 2019.

Robert Bailey's photo shows a scuba diver approaching a cluster of colourful jewel anemones. Image courtesy of Robert Bailey and Underwater Photographer of the Year 2019.

Natural England has invited views on its plans to extend the Isles of Scilly’s Special Protection Area by almost 13,000 hectares. 

The Scillonian III will make double sailings at the height of summer this year. 

Two photos taken in the waters around the Isles of Scilly have won prizes in the prestigious Underwater Photographer awards.

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

Malcolm Nimmo from Plymouth was named Most Promising Underwater Photographer for his photo of a marine jellyfish titled 'Marine Compass'. Image courtesy of Malcolm Nimmo and Underwater Photographer of the Year 2019.

Malcolm Nimmo from Plymouth was named Most Promising Underwater Photographer for his photo of a marine jellyfish titled 'Marine Compass'. Image courtesy of Malcolm Nimmo and Underwater Photographer of the Year 2019.