Isles of Scilly, England Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Amber wind and snow warning to give way to two further yellow weather notices in GwentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | Campaignseries.co.uk

    "Elsewhere, around 10 to 20cm is likely to fall quite widely, with 30 to 50cm possible across parts of Dartmoor, Exmoor and upland parts of southeast Wales. "Snowfall will be accompanied by strong to gale easterly winds, perhaps severe gales in exposed areas, leading to drifting of lying snow especially in upland areas.

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  2. Amber wind and snow warning to give way to two further yellow weather notices in GwentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | South Wales Argus

    The amber warning which is the second highest warning issued by the Met Office, covers Blaenau Gwent, Caerphilly, Monmouthshire, Newport and Torfaen. "Elsewhere, around 10 to 20cm is likely to fall quite widely, with 30 to 50cm possible across parts of Dartmoor, Exmoor and upland parts of southeast Wales.

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  3. The worst marine oil spills in UK and world historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2018 | Sunday Herald

    THE MV Braer remains Scotland 's biggest marine oil spills, however the biggest to happen in UK waters was the Torrey Canyon disaster in 1967. The Supertanker ran aground between the Isles of Scilly and Land's End in Cornwall, spilling 119,000 tonnes of crude oil.

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  4. Beast from the East weather front hits Cornwall with freezing temperatures and snowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | Falmouth Packet

    The snow has already started to fall in Falmouth with heavier falls predicted for around lunchtime and tomorrow as the Beast from the East weather front makes itself felt. Snow showers are pushing into parts of south Devon, Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, with accumulations possible.

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  5. 'Beast from the East' cold snap on the way to the UK from Russia - how it will affect the north westRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2018 | Warrington Guardian

    Freezing air from Russia is to grip the UK in what is set to be the coldest late February in five years. The cold blast - dubbed the 'Beast from the East' - will see temperatures plunge below zero from Sunday night, with some areas seeing lows of minus 8C .

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  6. Unspoiled archipelago: 6 reasons why you should visit the Isles Of ScillyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2018 | Metro

    Situated a mere 28 miles off the rocky coast of Cornwall's Land's End is the UK's largest archipelago. Rich with natural, untouched beauty, the Isles Of Scilly comprises more than 140 islands, yet only five of those are inhabited, with a total of about 2,200 residents.

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  7. New Scillies helicopter rival to Penzance bid will NOT fly into key islandRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2018 | Falmouth Packet

    A new Isles of Scilly helicopter service set up in competition to a rival Penzance bid will not be flying into one of the main islands, it was revealed yesterday. When the Isles of Scilly Steamship Company announced last week that it would be running a new helicopter transfer from Land's End, starting in May this year, it spoke of its intention to fly into both St Mary's and Tresco - subject to agreement with both.

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  8. Goonhilly goes deep spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2018 | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    Until now, if you're an entrepreneur planning future missions beyond Earth, you'd have to ask a big space agency to borrow their deep-space antennas. Now, thanks to the UK's county of Cornwall and ESA, you'll have a commercial option, too.

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  9. Cornwall will host a deep space communications stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | Daily Mail

    Cornwall to communicate with MARS: Goonhilly will host the world's first commercial communications station that can track deep space missions The new project will be the first time the UK has had the capability to communicate directly with deep-space missions Britain is to host the world's first commercial deep-space communications station to track future missions to the moon and Mars. The new project, announced by the Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Local Enterprise Partnership , will be the first time the UK has had the capability to communicate directly with deep-space missions.

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  10. The number of 'serious incidents' dealt with by NHS trusts in Devon is revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | This Is Exeter

    Although no standard definition of a Serious Incidents exists, they are considered to be adverse events whereby the consequences to patients and NHS organisations are so significant that a heightened level of response and investigation is justified. Events that constitute a serious incident include unexpected or avoidable death, unexpected or avoidable injury resulting in serious harm, as well as incidents affecting an NHS Trust's ability to provide services.

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  11. King Harry Ferry staff with cheque presented to LARF CornwallRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | Falmouth Packet

    The company behind the King Harry Ferry has donated A 3,700 to LARF Cornwall - a charity that aims to improve facilities and increase support for teens and young adults facing cancer. Foot and cycle passengers are able to travel on the ferry for free, but are invited to make a small donation to the company's chosen charity.

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  12. 8.4 million investment will put Goonhilly Earth Station at the centre of deep space explorationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | Falmouth Packet

    An A 8.4 million investment in Goonhilly Earth Station will help create the world's first commercial deep-space communications station, capable of tracking future missions to the Moon and Mars. Under a new project announced today by the Cornwall & Isles of Scilly Local Enterprise Partnership , Goonhilly on The Lizard will be upgraded to enable it to provide deep-space tracking and satellite communication services on a commercial basis.

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  13. Cornwall to communicate with Mars in world firstRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | Plymouth Evening Herald

    Goonhilly Earth Station will host the world's first commercial deep-space communications station that can track future missions to the Moon and Mars. Goonhilly Earth Station on The Lizard has won an 8.4million investment to upgrade its biggest antenna to enable it to track and control forthcoming robotic and human missions in global space exploration - enabling it to host the world's first commercial deep-space communications station to track future missions to the Moon and Mars.

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  14. Want to help record sightings of whales, dolphins and porpoises off Dorset this summer?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2018 | Bournemouth Echo

    THE latest National Whale and Dolphin Watch report shows there were two official sightings of cetaceans off the Dorset coast during the nine-day initiative last summer. These included long-finned pilot whales in the Moray Firth, striped dolphins near the Isles of Scilly, humpback whales in the north east and numerous killer whales in the north of Scotland.

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  15. Camborne's Build-A-Bike project is latest to receive cash injection from Steamship GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2018 | Falmouth Packet

    Students Karl, Andy, Darren , charity founder Helen Cobb and student Archie pictured at the Build A Bike Charity at Treswithian near Camborne. Picture by Colin Higgs A scheme which has helped hundreds of disadvantaged people to rescue old bicycles and give them a new lease of life, has kicked off 2018 with a cash boost from the Isles of Scilly Steamship Group's community fund.

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  16. Wednesday 15 February 1664/65Read the original story

    Feb 15, 2018 | Pepy's Diary

    Up and to my office , where busy all the morning. At noon with Creed to dinner to Trinity-house , where a very good dinner among the old sokers, where an extraordinary discourse of the manner of the loss of the "Royall Oake" coming home from Bantam , upon the rocks of Scilly , many passages therein very extraordinary, and if I can I will get it in writing.

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  17. Vodafone brings 200Mbps 4G services to Britain's rural communitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2018 | Total Telecom

    After successful trials in the Cornish town of Porthcurno, Vodafone is set to roll out its 4G mini-masts across the country Vodafone UK is bringing mobile broadband speeds of up to 200Mbps to some of Britain's hardest to reach rural communities, thanks to a successful trial of its new 4G mobile mini mast. Recent trials in the Cornish town of Porthcurno have proved successful Vodafone UK is bringing mobile broadband speeds of up to 200Mbps to some of Britain's hardest to reach rural communities, thanks to a successful trial of its new 4G mobile mini mast.

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  18. New helicopter service launched from Land's End Airport to the Isles of ScillyRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2018 | Falmouth Packet

    The Isles of Scilly Steamship Group has announced the start of a new helicopter service from Land's End Airport to the Isles of Scilly from May this year. Called Island Helicopters it will operate year-round up to six days a week from Land's End Airport, with up to eight return flights a day.

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  19. Figures show 40 per cent of waste is incineratedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2018 | Daily Mail

    'We all knew it would be him': Expelled 'gun-obsessed' student shoots 17 and injures up to 50 in Florida Valentine's slaughter as pupils reveal they all predicted he would 'shoot up school' 'Our school's getting shot up, I'm scared': How terrified students sent video, texts and pictures while they huddled under their desks during Florida high school massacre Food for thought! Man's bizarre tweet about what 'mac' in mac and cheese REALLY stands for goes viral - as he suggests it's an acronym for the dish and not an abbreviation for macaroni Trump's screaming fit at size of his inauguration crowd is revealed as Reince Priebus tells how he ordered proof it was bigger than Obama's PICTURE EXCLUSIVE: Twin Peaks' Lara Flynn Boyle, 47, sips whisky from the bottle in the driver's seat of her car in LA at noon Feeling the love? Melania Trump dons a $3,000 red coat to decorate cookies and exchange ... (more)

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  20. Hall For Cornwall will close for two years in June for world-class theatre rebuildRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 | Cornish Guardian

    After seven years in the planning, Hall For Cornwall has announced it will close on June for two years for a 20m rebuild which will see it become one of the best theatres in the UK. The theatre in Truro has secured a 2m investment from the Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Local Enterprise Partnership , the last piece of public funding required to deliver a 20m rebuild of its venue which will bring jobs, economic growth and world class culture to Cornwall.

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