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

The Isles of Scilly Steamship Group Managing Director and Company Secretary, Stuart Reid, said: “the new satellite navigation system will allow Skybus pilots to land up to an extra 400 flights into Land's End each year.”

The Isles of Scilly Steamship Group Managing Director and Company Secretary, Stuart Reid, said: “the new satellite navigation system will allow Skybus pilots to land up to an extra 400 flights into Land's End each year.”

The Isles of Scilly Steamship Group is at the final hurdle for the introduction of the European Geostationary Navigation Overlay Service (EGNOS).

Scilly’s Museum is to benefit from £700,000 of Government funding for new immersive technology. 

The new Community Observatory on St. Martin’s will open to the public from April 1st.

In sport, the Woolpack Wanderers grabbed a stoppage-time equaliser to earn a point in the final league game of the season in the World’s Smallest Football League. 

Things didn’t go to plan for the Cornish Pirates. The Cornishmen lost on Saturday 32-14 away to Bedford Blues.

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