Radio Scilly & This Is Scilly News - Thursday April 11th

The Council will also discuss the petition that the pupils handed to Chairman Robert Francis after the protest.

The Council will also discuss the petition that the pupils handed to Chairman Robert Francis after the protest.

Members will be asked to declare a Climate Emergency, at today’s Full Council meeting.

Dozens of local authorities across the UK have passed Climate Emergency motions, including Cornwall Council, which has set a target for the county to be carbon neutral by 2030.

The Airport has taken delivery of a brand new bespoke fire engine. The £250,000 vehicle, named 'Fire 1', arrived on the Mali Rose on Monday.

School children from the Isles of Scilly created a circle of prayer stones on Old Town Beach in response to last month's terror attack at two mosques in New Zealand. 

The shootings in Christchurch coincided with Key Stage 2's learning about the importance of prayer to Muslims, which included designing their own prayer mats and using compasses to position them from Scilly to Mecca. 

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