Isles of Scilly, England Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. 10 Hotels for New YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | Switched

    The year is nearly over and 2017 is on the horizon, so whether you're seeing the New Year in quietly or with a bit of a bang, here are 10 of the Good Hotel Guide's hotels for New Year ... A refurbished 300-year-old hotel, built on an ancient castle bailey, The Castle Hotel is a beautiful place to rest your head after a long day walking in the surrounding countryside, and this year they have a New Year special offer available including a seven course New Year's Eve gala evening menu! Call them for more information and tell them the Good Hotel Guide sent you! Start the New Year in good health at Chewton Glen , where they are famous for their beautiful spa.


  2. Amazing pictures of dolphins leaping out of the sea in CornwallRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | Western morning News

    Boat skipper Joe Pender, 50, was on his 50ft passenger vessel travelling from the Isles of Scilly to Falmouth, Cornwall, when he saw them. He said he sees dolphins a lot out at sea - but described this group of ten on Sunday as "extra showy".


  3. Owner hits out at decision to refuse 'zoo' on Old Chestnut Tree car park, PershoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | Worcester News

    THE owner of a Pershore pub who is using the car park as a temporary animal sanctuary says being refused planning permission means the animals lives could be at risk. Earlier this year Adam Smith's animal sanctuary on the Isles of Scilly was forced to close, so when the 44-year-old took over the Old Chestnut Tree pub in Lower Moor, he moved the animals to the pub's car park on a short term basis.


  4. Minister visits Cornwall to talk devolution and BrexitRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    Mr Javid met local councillors, business leaders, health, housing and education providers and voluntary and community organisations, toured the Aerohub Enterprise Zone at Newquay Airport and signed a formal Memorandum of Understanding with Cornwall Council and Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Local Enterprise Partnership. John Pollard, leader of Cornwall Council, said: "We were very pleased to welcome the secretary of state to Cornwall.


  5. 'Poldark' shipwreck is discovered off the coast of CornwallRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    Divers have rediscovered a 17th century shipwreck - in exactly the spot where the shipwreck scene was filmed in 2014 for the hit TV series Poldark. The wreck of the Schiedam, off Gunwalloe Church Cove in Cornwall, was first found by a local diver in 1971 and designated under the Protection of Wrecks Act 1973.


  6. Shipwreck rediscovered in the exact spot at Gunwalloe where Poldark wreck was filmedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    In a case of life imitating art, divers have rediscovered a 17th century shipwreck off the coast of Gunwalloe in exactly the same spot where a shipwreck scene was filmed for the TV series Poldark. First discovered by a local diver in 1971, the wreck of the Schiedam had been buried for many years under the shifting sands of Church Cove.


  7. Greenwood Grange to represent Dorset in the South West's Tourism AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 |

    ALL SMILES: l-r Rob Grindrod, grounds person, Angela Rimmer, bookings manager, Zoe Belcher, general manager, Rebecca Talbot, housekeeper and Jo Coussens, housekeeper CELEBRATIONS are back in full swing at Greenwood Grange after news the acclaimed holiday village is to represent Dorset in the South West's Tourism Awards. The shortlist announcement comes just weeks after the collection of self-catering cottages won gold for the third time at the regional Dorset Tourism Awards.


  8. Joiner beats over a thousand to scoop photography awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | Bury Times

    Carl Farran beat 1,000 other entrants to win the 2016 Isles of Scilly Photography Competition following an online vote. Mr Farran is a keen amateur photographer and his winning shot came from a trip earlier this year to the islands off the coast of Cornwall.


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    Dec 7, 2016 | This Is South Devon

    A PAIGNTON business that started out as a husband and wife glazing team 40 years ago, can now number London's Shard building, the exclusive Claridges and Waldorf Hilton hotels and Virgin Media amongst its clients. Established in 1976, Dacol Services Ltd is celebrating 40 years in business, while its sister business, Dacol PVCu Ltd, was founded in 1995 and is marking its 21st anniversary this year.


  10. The UK's shortest plane ride is about to get betterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    The shortest plane journey in the UK has just become even more comfortable after its operator announced a A 530,000 upgrade. The Isles of Scilly Steamship Company has splashed the cash on its Skybus fleet of aircraft to make the journey from Land's End to St Mary's and Newquay and Exeter to St Mary's even more comfortable.


  11. Funding secured to celebrate fine food on the Isles of ScillyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | Plymouth Evening Herald

    Food and drink producers on the Isles of Scilly are set to benefit from a A 21,750 DEFRA grant. The Food Tourism Grant worth A 21,750, is part of DEFRA's five year Great British Food Campaign.The Scilly Food & Drink Project celebrates Scilly's locally distinctive food and drink as a means of growing the islands' appeal, attracting new audiences and extending the tourism season.


  12. Hastings charity is awarded A 558,000Read the original story

    Dec 4, 2016 | Hastings Today

    A Hastings based charity have announced that they have received funding from HM Treasury of over half a million pounds which will help improve the lives of Veterans. Independent charity Support Empower Advocate Promote have been awarded 558,000 from HM Treasury LIBOR banking fines to expand its Military Advocacy Service .


  13. St Ives to lose 450 year honour granted by Tudor Queen Mary... 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    St Ives looks set to lose an honour that dates back more than 450 years to the times of the Tudor Queen Mary. In 1558, she granted borough status to the town, which then returned two members of parliament.


  14. There are fears over the future of Helston Community Hospital in radical new plans by the NHSRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    There are fears Helston could lose its minor injury unit or even the hospital itself in plans to shake up the way health care is provided by the NHS. Cornwall Council and local NHS trusts have revealed their plans for the next five years, in the face of government budget cuts.


  15. Mega-tsunami could wipe out Cornwall, scientists warnRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    Cornwall will take part in a huge exercise next year to test its tsunami warning systems amid claims that Cornish towns could be wiped out. Penzance, Falmouth and Truro will "cease to exist" if the devastating natural disaster hits Britain, as a scientist has predicted.


  16. Smaller Cornish hospitals face closure as NHS cuts plan is publishedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | Falmouth Packet

    Community hospitals and minor injuries units around Cornwall face closure after the council and local NHS trusts revealed their plans for the next five years. All of these proposals have been laid out in a report accompanying a public consultation, which will run until January, including local events and a survey.


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    Nov 28, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    Concerns have been raised over plans to make savings of A 221million in health and social care services in Cornwall. Health and care organisations in Cornwall today published details of the Sustainability and Transformation Plan which sets out how services will change to make the savings required by 2020/21.


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    Nov 24, 2016 | Western morning News

    Falmouth University has unveiled a A 12m business incubation programme called Launchpad to give Cornwall's tech entrepreneurs a boost. Falmouth University is launching a A 12.3 million business incubation programme to give Cornish tech entrepreneurs a boost and help them launch their own tech start-ups.


  19. South West set to march on Downing StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2016 | Western morning News

    A plan that puts the South West in the spotlight is going straight to the heart of Westminster today. The South West Growth Charter sets out an agenda for growth and economic prosperity throughout the region.


  20. 'Picking up the pieces' from social problems costs billions - charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | Wimbledon Guardian

    Society is spending A 17 billion a year "picking up the pieces" from social problems like domestic violence, abuse and neglect, unemployment and youth crime in England and Wales, according to a new report. The figure equates to A 287 for every person in England and Wales and includes a A 6.4 billion burden on local councils, A 3.7 billion on the NHS and A 2.7 billion on the Department for Work and Pensions, said the Early Intervention Foundation charity.