Radio Scilly & This Is Scilly News - Thursday April 18th

David will take up a new post in Cheltenham, leading the new Destination and Place Marketing Organisation, Marketing Cheltenham.

David will take up a new post in Cheltenham, leading the new Destination and Place Marketing Organisation, Marketing Cheltenham.

Islands’ Partnership Executive Director, David Jackson, will be leaving the organisation in July after four and a half years in the role. 

The Mali Rose was unable to sail as planned yesterday due to a mechanical issue. The Isles of Scilly Steamship Group reported that there was a failure with the ship's satellite compass and she was unable to make the journey without it working.

Time is running out to enter the eighth annual One Act Play Festival. The evening of drama takes place at the Church Hall on St Mary’s on May 12th as part of the inaugural Creative Scilly event.

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