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Financial Information and News
02 July 2016
A Red Cross mission has arrived at the Falkland Islands ahead of commencing its task of identifying unknown soldiers killed here during the 1982 conflict between Argentina and the UK. more »
02 July 2016
Members noted in matters arising that the survey of Camp radio services has been completed, and that the acceptable level of service needs to be agreed by MLA’s more »
02 July 2016
H. E the Governor Mrs Lisa Phillips of St Helena has congratulated everyone involved in the hydroponics site which opened on Monday 27 June on Ascension. more »
28 June 2016
If I may first take the liberty of introducing myself. I am Gavin Short an elected member of the Legislative Assembly of the Falkland Islands. more »
28 June 2016
I was first elected as a Member of the Legislative Assembly of the Falkland Islands Government in 1996, and have served in every Government since that time. more »
28 June 2016
With permission, Mr Speaker, I would like to make a statement on the result of the EU referendum. more »
12 December 2015
The Yorkshire Post reports that Fast-Form Systems has won a £200,000 contract with the Ministry of Defence to help build three soldiers’ accommodation blocks on remote hilltop sites in the Falklands. more »
22 June 2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable Members, I would very much like to thank all the Treasury Staff for all the work they put in to preparing the budget and indeed the Policy Department and all those Directors in the Government and less of that have to contribute to the budget process. more »
15 January 2007
Fears that OPEC will cut production for the third time in four months have elped to increase the price of crude today. more »
17 August 2006
Find out what happened during this important committee meeting. more »
07 December 2005
Find out what happened during this important meeting. more »
Teaberry Express
12 December 2015
In November 2015, Members of Executive Council approved the donation of a building plot on the Sapper Hill Development to the Lighthouse Seaman’s Mission Trust... more »
08 December 2005
Islanders were concerned when they heard of Baroness Thatcher's hospitalisation on Wednesday. Photo (c) J. Brock (FINN) Baroness Thatcher and the late Dennis Thatcher in Goose Green in 1992. more »
07 December 2005
A brief run-down of South Atlantic news. more »
07 December 2005
A brief run-down of South Atlantic news more »
News from St Helena
02 July 2016
The Director of Environment & Natural Resources (ENRD), Trevor Graham, will be leaving St Helena with his family on Friday 1 July 2016. more »
02 July 2016
A major milestone for St Helena Government was marked on Wednesday 29 June 2016, more »
02 July 2016
The road at New Bridge will be closed from 9am to 3pm on Wednesday 6 July 2016 to enable Connect Saint Helena Ltd to upgrade the sewage line at the General Hospital. more »
02 July 2016
The agenda for today’s ExCo was quite lengthy, with five items on the Open Agenda. As usual, there were also a number of important issues raised during Any Other Business. more »
02 July 2016
St Helena Customs & Excise apologises to passengers who disembarked the RMS yesterday for the lengthy delays in obtaining cabin baggage. more »
28 June 2016
The Landscape & Ecology Mitigation Programme (LEMP) - part of St Helena’s Airport Project - has gifted specially grown plants to the residents of Rupert’s Valley (pictured) in recognition of the impact airport construction has had on the community. more »
28 June 2016
Waste Management Services has been working on efficient and sustainable processes to manage and reduce the issue of flies and maggots in wheelie bins more »
28 June 2016
The St Helena Safeguarding Children Board is pleased to report that the majority of registered Crèches and Childminders on the Island have successfully passed the necessary inspections required to renew their registration for providing child care services on St Helena. more »
28 June 2016
The UK voted yesterday to leave the European Union (EU) by 52%, versus 48% to remain. Prime Minister David Cameron today announced that he will step down by October 2016. more »
28 June 2016
On Wednesday 15 June 2016 the Police Directorate welcomed special guest, Ashley George of Sapper Way, who spent the day with the Police. more »
The Craft of Journalism
02 August 2008
We begin in 2007 when it was decided to update "The Young Man and Journalism" by the late Chester Sanders Lord and to focus that update on what is happening to the craft in the South Atlantic Islands. more »
14 June 2008
Interested people should realise what is going to happen to them when they enter into journalism as a career. Today’s it is quite different than it was when “The Young Man and Journalism” was written. Photos (C) J. Brock (FINN) more »
03 May 2008
Chester Sanders Lord was my Great Uncle. Though he died a good 13 years before I was born we have the same passion - Journalism. more »
News Archive
21 July 2012
A possible merger of the British Antarctic Survey (BAS) with the National Oceanography Centre (NOC) was announced on June 7th by more »
13 August 2011
Staff at British Antarctic Surveys Rothera Research Station recently raised the Union flag to mark the first sighting of the sun again after several weeks of continual darkness. more »
13 August 2011
Frank Wild was one of the most experienced polar explorers of the heroic era. more »
14 May 2011
Two memorials dedicated to Britons who lost their lives in the service of science in Antarctica are unveiled this week. Since 1948, a total of 29 people have died in British Antarctic Territory, one of the most extreme, inhospitable and uncharted places on Earth. more »
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