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20 May 2015
I am very pleased to be here in Managua for the Caribbean Regional Seminar on the theme of “Implementation of the Third International Decade for the Eradication of Colonialism; the United Nations takes stock of the decolonization agenda.” more...
23 April 2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable members, I, too, will be brief and really to just touch on the point my Honourable Colleague raised about Mr Filmus. more...
23 April 2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable members, I, too, would like to welcome Darren and Jessica to the Falklands and I feel sure they will have as nice a time here as your predecessors have had but also do some very good work in representing the whole of the Defence community of the Falklands to the Falklands Government. more...
23 April 2015
Thank you Mr Speaker, Honourable Members, I will be brief as I did a portfolio report at this meeting. more...
23 April 2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable Members, in rising to support the Motion for Adjournment I would just like to fully associate myself with the welcome to both our London Representative, Sukey – good to see you in the Islands and also of course the new Commander of British Forces. more...
23 April 2015
Thank you Mr Speaker, Honourable Colleagues, I, too, would like to welcome Commander British Forces Commodore Darren Bone and his wife, Jessica to the Islands. more...
23 April 2015
Thank you Mr Speaker, Honourable Members, I join my Honourable Colleagues in Welcoming Commodore Bone to the House and also the FIG Representative, Sukey Cameron to the Chamber as well. more...
23 April 2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable members, in rising to Support the Motion for Adjournment I, too, will be brief. more...
23 April 2015
But as I am sure others will. I would like to take this opportunity to welcome the new Commander British Forces and hope that you and your family enjoy your time here and also to say how nice it is to see a number of very exclusive club of left handers at this table. more...
23 April 2015
A meeting of Legislative assembly took place in the Court and Assembly Chamber of the Town Hall at 0900hrs on Thursday, 23 April 2015. more...
23 April 2015
Thank you Mr Speaker. My portfolio report is Natural Resources so I am going to be briefing you on activity in the Fisheries Department and in Agriculture. more...
23 April 2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable members, I believe because I missed an Assembly meeting earlier this year because I was overseas, this is my first update since the middle of last year so there are a few points I will cover. more...
23 April 2015
Mr Speaker, I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for the warmth of your greeting and for that of all the Islanders who I have had the privilege to meet thus far, not least Tuesday’s Parade form-up – which is the Queen’s Birthday, which was indeed a marvellous occasion. more...
20 April 2015
A public meeting was held on Monday, 20 April 2015 at the Court and Assembly Chamber of the Town Hall. Present were MLAs Rendell, Edwards, Poole, Short, Summers, Hansen and Cheek. more...
18 April 2015
Claiming that Argentina desires a peaceful acquisition (purloining) of the Falklands, Daniel Filmus, Argentina’s ‘Falklands’ minister, launched legal action against four oil companies who are drilling for hydrocarbons in waters around the Islands. more...
11 April 2015
The Government of South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands (GSGSSI) is delighted to announce the declaration of the extension of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) to South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands. more...
08 April 2015
A series of budget policy papers were reviewed that were referred to Budget Select Committee (BSC) for further consideration through the 2015/16 budget process. more...
26 March 2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable Members, I have a couple of issues to raise today, to note that representatives of the Lucy Faithful Foundation more...
26 March 2015
The first paper of the day was a joint report from the Policy Unit and Marine Officer about amendments to and updating of Marine Legislation. more...
26 March 2015
A meeting of Legislative Assembly took place on Thursday, 26 march 2015 at 0900hrs in the Court and Assembly Chamber of the Town Hall. more...
26 March 2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable Members, could the Honourable Michael Poole please explain how the existing retail price index is structured and calculated and when it was last conducted? more...
26 March 2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable Members, during preparations for this year’s budget, initial work using census and financial data seems to suggest a significant imbalance in salaries of up to 27% in favour of men. more...
26 March 2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable Colleagues – Mr Speaker it is my opportunity to provide an update on the work of the Law and Regulation Directorate. more...
26 March 2015
Thank you Mr Speaker, Honourable Members. I have just one comment and a question, if you don’t mind. In terms of the retirement pension contributions consultation, as the Honourable member has said we had some very clear feedback in terms of people’s preference for not moving to a salary based scheme more...
26 March 2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable Members, in my quarterly portfolio update I will begin with a few points from Central Services. I will just run through them briefly and there are some things that may be of interest to people. more...
26 March 2015
Mr Speaker, I thank the Honourable Ian Hansen for that update on his portfolio. He mentioned the Stanley Services move to upgrading the fuel supply at Fox Bay which I welcome. more...
26 March 2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable members, firstly I would like to say I welcome the report of the Honourable Mike Summers of the work that’s being done on care for older people more...
26 March 2015
Thank you Mr Speaker, Honourable Members, I shall be very brief as I seem to have done a lot more talking today than I normally do so I said most of the things I would be saying in my speech for adjournment. more...
26 March 2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable Members, in rising to support the Motion for Adjournment I have a bit of a mixed bag. more...
26 March 2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable Colleagues – my Colleague, Ian Hansen has already said enough today so I will be very brief. more...
26 March 2015
I think the last time most of us were in this chamber was when we were witnessing the debate by the youth parliament, just a few weeks ago. And, I think that was a very, very good event. more...
26 March 2015
Thank you Mr Speaker. I would first like to comment on FIMCO and the Abattoir as we are currently half way through the export season. Talking to the General Manager, he tells me that the processing is going well this year. more...
26 March 2015
Thank you Mr Speaker, Honourable Members the benefit of speaking last is that obviously I can echo the fine words that have gone before me. more...
26 March 2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable Members, you will probably note with some relief I have not made a habit of speaking to the House, certainly of any length over the last two years. more...
26 March 2015
Again, I would like to thank my Honourable Colleague for his question and offer my thanks to Jamie, Billy and Bickie of the Policy Unit for their input to my response. more...
25 March 2015
For further information regarding this press release or either of the two documents, please contact the Policy Unit more...
20 March 2015
A public meeting was held on Monday, 20 April 2015 at the Court and Assembly Chamber of the Town Hall. more...
20 March 2015
A public meeting was held on Monday, 20 April 2015 at the Court and Assembly Chamber of the Town Hall. more...
26 February 2015
Thank you Mr Speaker, Honourable Members, in rising to support the Motion I would like to, as portfolio holder for Fisheries, make some comments about the events of last week when sadly 9 Vietnamese Fishermen jumped from 2 Taiwanese vessels in our harbours. more...
26 February 2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable members, I will start this time with FIDC. They are almost fully staffed now. more...
26 February 2015
PR: Mr Speaker, I would like to thank the Honourable Jan Cheek for her report. more...
26 February 2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable members, my portfolio responsibilities are for Education as well as Art and Culture. more...
26 February 2015
JC: I would like to go back to the written answer I received to a supplementary question. more...
26 February 2015
Please could the Honourable Dr Barry Elsby advise what is being done to cover vacancies in the secondary school in the interim while substantive post holders are being recruited? more...
26 February 2015
A meeting of legislative Assembly took place at 0900hrs on Thursday, 26 February 2015 in the Court and Assembly Chamber of the Town Hall. more...
26 February 2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable Members, to start on a serious note, we were all reminded at Monday’s public meeting of the real concern that many still have when they are faced with the flag waving and other activities of some Argentine visitors. more...
26 February 2015
Mr speaker, Honourable Members, In rising to support the Motion for Adjournment I would like to begin by thanking the Honourable Phyll Rendell for those remarks more...
26 February 2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable members, I will be brief. more...
26 February 2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable Members, I will be even briefer. more...
26 February 2015
With permission Mr Speaker, I should like to make a Statement on the Falkland Islands defence review. more...
26 February 2015
The Falkland Islands Government welcomes the Secretary of State for Defence’s statement today in the House. more...
26 February 2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable Members, my apologies for being last; I was in a world of my own mostly. more...
26 February 2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable Members, my apologies for being last; I was in a world of my own mostly. more...
25 February 2015
Firstly, four papers related to Premier Oil’s drilling programme were discussed. more...
25 February 2015
Firstly, four papers related to Premier Oil’s drilling programme were discussed. more...
15 January 2015
The North Arm Road is currently undergoing a full reconstruction by PJ McKay and Son Ltd more...
12 November 2014
First paper we discussed was setting Fishing Access Fees for 2015. John Barton, Director of Natural Resources attended and MLA Rendell excused herself for this discussion. more...
05 October 2013
BFBS is making some changes to its delivery of television to the public of the Falkland Islands from the 15th of October. more...
08 May 2008
Analysts seem baffled as to why, when supplies are good, the price of crude goes sky high. We wait and see if the good supply is due to weakening demand from newly poor would be road users who have been assaulted once too often at the pump. more...
06 February 2007
A jump in demand due to extremely cold weather in the North-eastern United States helped to increase the price of crude today. 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...
07 December 2005
Find out what happened during this important meeting. more...


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