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Governor says memorial for Zulu Chiefs who died while exiled in St Helena must also honour British troops

22 May 2020
On the same day that Blackout Tuesday took over the internet, Governor Dr Philip Rushbrook said that a memorial to the Zulu prisoners who died in exile at St Helena must also honour British troops...

St Helena gets a new Deacon, Johnny Green

22 May 2020
Lay Minister Jonathan (Johnny) Richard Mark Green on Sunday, May 17 was ordained a Deacon. This was the first ordination of a deacon in the Diocese of St Helena since Deacon ‘Bobby’ Crowie was ordained in March 2018...

HM Prison now meeting fire safety regulations

14 May 2020
Although these works were focused on fire safety, they went a long way to addressing concerns raised in the Equality & Human Rights Commission (EHRC) Prison Report that was released in December 2018...

Fishermen's Association questions investor process

05 May 2020
The St Helena Commercial Fishermen's Association (SHCFA) has been asking questions about what they describe as a "wholly incorrect" letter ...

Mama Lizzie celebrates 101st birthday

24 April 2020
At 101 years of age, Elizabeth Peters (better known as Mama Lizzie) is currently the oldest person on St Helena...

Christmas on St Helena

29 December 2019
Festival of Lights, annual holiday markets and more...

Minor offences to be decriminalised for first time

28 November 2019
Currently, all offences on St Helena are dealt with and recorded as criminal. But that is set to change...

Celebrating Global Entrepreneurship Week on St Helena

22 November 2019
A look at St Helena's business climate and the local entrepreneurs finding success despite challenges...

Five candidates are standing for the Nov. 27 by-election

13 November 2019
One of these five candidates will on Nov. 27 be voted into the vacant Legislative Council seat...

Robyn Midwinter graduates in Veterinary Nursing

05 November 2019
Robyn Midwinter has graduated in Veterinary Nursing...

Kenickie Andrews becomes new Napoleon impersonator

25 October 2019
Kenickie Andrews was revealed as the new Napoleon impersonator on Thursday Oct. 10...

Marine science videogame, book feature St Helena

18 October 2019
St Helena is the central feature of a new marine science "make-a-zine" and an upcoming videogame being introduced in UK schools...

St Helena's environment "of global importance" in climate change crisis

11 October 2019
The recent State of Nature report heavily emphasises the importance of the south Atlantic UK Overseas Territories to the endemic populations of Britain and the world.

What is it like looking after our island's endemics?

04 October 2019
"It's all about health and safety up here on the peaks when you're working on the ledges – there are deep drops which you can't see because of the Tree Fern that's covering them, so you're just walking blind."...