Radio Scilly & This Is Scilly News - Thursday 7th March

The Isles of Scilly Folk Club had applied for £1,500 for an expanded 2019 Folk Festival, while the Theatre Club requested £315 to support this year’s One Act Play Festival and a further £300 for the next two years.

The Isles of Scilly Folk Club had applied for £1,500 for an expanded 2019 Folk Festival, while the Theatre Club requested £315 to support this year’s One Act Play Festival and a further £300 for the next two years.

Scilly’s Council will not help support the upcoming Folk Festival or One Act Play Festival from its Community Fund this year.

Members have approved a recommendation to increase commercial fees and charges at the airport by 10% next year.

Staff at the British Heart Foundation shop in Penzance have said they were “absolutely blown away” by the recent donations from islanders.

Will Lethbridge has the latest news for the islands.