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1: Adjournment Debate Legislative Council 30th March 2015 - St Helena (Gen - Government) - 01.04.2015
I rise in support of this adjournment debate, last week was a week of some important announcements for the Island, our Air Service was announced the contract for Hospital Redevelopment was signed and of course Mantis is back on-board as our Hotel operator, very good news for St Helena.

2: THE PORTFOLIO REPORT OF THE HON MR ROGER EDWARDS, MLA (26/03/15) - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 26.03.2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable Colleagues – Mr Speaker it is my opportunity to provide an update on the work of the Law and Regulation Directorate.

3: RESPONSES TO THE HON MR ROGER EDWARDS’ PORTFOLIO REPORT (26/03/15) - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 26.03.2015
Thank you Mr Speaker, Honourable Members. I have just one comment and a question, if you don’t mind.

4: PORTFOLIO REPORT OF THE HON MR IAN HANSEN, MLA (26/03/15) - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 26.03.2015
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.

5: THE DEBATE ON THE HON IAN HANSEN’S PORTFOLIO REPORT (26/03/15) - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 26.03.2015
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.

6: MOTION FOR ADJOURNMENT SPEECH BY THE HON MR MIKE SUMMERS (26/03/15) - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 26.03.2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable Members, I have a couple of issues to raise today, to note that representatives of the Lucy Faithful Foundation who prepared the original report into Child Safeguarding in the Falklands and who provided the blueprint for much of the work that has been carrying on in recent weeks are back here again.

7: MOTION FOR ADJOURNMENT SPEECH BY THE HON MRS PHYL RENDELL (26/03/15) - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 26.03.2015
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.

8: MOTION FOR ADJOURNMENT SPEECH BY THE HON MRS JAN CHEEK (26/03/15)) - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 26.03.2015
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 although I hope I won’t need it for many, many more years to come.

9: MOTION FOR ADJOURNMENT SPEECH BY THE HON MR IAN HANSEN (26/03/15) - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 26.03.2015
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.

10: Falklands Executive Council: Wednesday 25 March 2015 - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 26.03.2015
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.

11: LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY THURSDAY, 26 MARCH 2015 - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 26.03.2015
Transcript by 100X Transcription Service and Commentary by J. Brock (FINN)

12: 26 MARCH 2015: Questions for Oral Response - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 26.03.2015
Question No. 4/15 by the Honourable Gavin Short: Mr Speaker, could the Honourable Ian Hansen please inform the House of the following:

13: STATEMENT FROM DR THE HON BARRY ELSBY, MLA - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 25.03.2015
“The Falkland Islands Government welcomes the Secretary of State for Defence’s statement today in the House.

14: COUNCILLOR HENRY REPORTS ON 13TH OCT-EU FORUM - St Helena (Gen - Government) - 24.03.2015
Councillor Lawson Henry returned to the Island on Tuesday 10 March 2015, having attended a series of trilateral meetings, the Ministerial Conference and the 13th OCT-EU Forum

15: Executive Council: Wednesday 11 March 2015 - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 11.03.2015
When reading the minutes from the previous ExCo meeting, it was noted that the Joint Policy Statement governing civilian use of the airbridge is still being finalised for signature by relevant UK Ministers.

16: EXCO REPORT – TUESDAY 10 MARCH 2015 - St Helena (Gen - Government) - 10.03.2015
There was one item for discussion on the Open Agenda

17: COMMONWEALTH DAY 2015 – A YOUNG COMMONWEALTH - St Helena (Gen - Government) - 09.03.2015
Today, Monday 9 March 2015, is Commonwealth Day – a day when the 53 member nations of the Commonwealth take part in national Commonwealth activities focused around the theme of ‘A Young Commonwealth’.

18: PAMELA WARD PEARCE ELECTED AS MEMBER OF LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL - St Helena (Gen - Government) - 05.03.2015
Pamela Ward Pearce of Longwood has been duly elected to serve as a Member of the St Helena Legislative Council.

19: POLLING DAY – WEDNESDAY 4 MARCH 2015 - St Helena (Gen - Government) - 02.03.2015
St Helena will go to the Polls to elect a new Member to fill the vacant seat on Legislative Council.

20: LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY THURSDAY, 26 FEBRUARY 2015 (Beginning Stages) - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 26.02.2015
A meeting of legislative Assembly took place at 0900hrs on Thursday, 26 February 2015 in the Court and Assembly Chamber of the Town Hall. Present were the Hon Speaker, Mr Keith Biles, the Acting Clerk of Council, Mrs Cheri Clifford, the Financial Secretary, Mrs Nicola Granger, the Chief Executive Mr Keith Padgett and the Attorney General, Mr Peter Judge, QC. MLAs present were Cheek, Elsby, Hansen, Poole, Rendell, Short and Summers.

21: PORTFOLIO REPORT OF THE HON MRS JAN CHEEK, MLA (26/02/15) - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 26.02.2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable members, I will start this time with FIDC. They are almost fully staffed now.

22: DEBATE ON THE HON MRS CHEEK’S PORTFOLIO REPORT (26/02/15) - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 26.02.2015
PR: Mr Speaker, I would like to thank the Honourable Jan Cheek for her report.

23: PORTFOLIO REPORT OF DR THE HON BARRY ELSBY (26/02/15) - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 26.02.2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable members, my portfolio responsibilities are for Education as well as Art and Culture.

24: DEBATE ON DR THE HON BARRY ELSBY’S PORTFOLIO REPORT (26/02/15) - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 26.02.2015
JC: I would like to go back to the written answer I received to a supplementary question. This written answer is public, so I am not giving away any secrets here.

25: Legislative Assembly Question for Written Answer Number 01/2015 - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 26.02.2015
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?

26: MOTION FOR ADJOURNMENT SPEECH by The Hon Mrs Jan Cheek, MLA (26/02/15) - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 26.02.2015
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.

27: Motion for Adjournment Speech by The Hon Mr Gavin Short MLA: (26/02/15) - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 26.02.2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable Members, my apologies for being last; I was in a world of my own mostly.

28: MOTION FOR ADJOURNMENT SPEECH BY THE HON MRS PHYLL RENDELL (26/02/15) - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 26.02.2015
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.

29: MOTION FOR ADJOURNMENT SPEECH BY THE HON MR IAN HANSEN MLA (26/02/15) - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 26.02.2015
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 and I am pretty sure that most of what she has said, I hope, will go some way to challenging the perception that FIG and the industry are doing nothing about the terrible incident that has happened.

30: MOTION FOR ADJOURNMENT SPEECH OF THE HON MR MIKE SUMMERS (26/02/15) - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 26.02.2015
I would just like to thank all the emergency services who took part in the events of last week.

31: MOTION FOR ADJOURNMENT SPEECH OFDR THE HON BARRY ELSBY (26/02/15) - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 26.02.2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable Members, I will be even briefer.

32: Falklands: Report: Executive Council held on Wednesday 25 February 2015 - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 25.02.2015
Firstly, four papers related to Premier Oil’s drilling programme were discussed. The Director of Mineral Resources and the Environmental Planning Officer attended for these items.

33: POLLING DAY NEXT WEEK - St Helena (Gen - Government) - 24.02.2015
The public is reminded that a Bye-election will take place on Wednesday 4 March 2015 when St Helena will go to the Polls to elect a new Member to fill the vacant seat on Legislative Council.

34: COUNCILLORS’ CONSTITUENCY MEETINGS IN FEBRUARY/MARCH - St Helena (Gen - Government) - 16.02.2015
Councillors are holding a series of constituency meetings during February and early March 2015.

35: MOTION FOR ADJOURNMENT SPEECH by The Hon Mr Michael Poole: - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 29.01.2015
Thank you Mr Speaker, Honourable Members, I have just a quick number of points.

36: Motion for Adjournment Speech by The Hon Mrs Phyll Rendell: - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 29.01.2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable Members, I just had two areas to touch on. Firstly, (I would like to comment on) the current celebrations that are going about the 250th anniversary.

37: MOTION FOR ADJOURNMENT SPEECH by The Hon Mr Mike Summers: - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 29.01.2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable Members, I would like to thank the Honourable Phyll Rendell for her description of the events at Saunders recently because the 250th anniversary of the naming of the Falklands

38: MOTION FOR ADJOURNMENT SPEECH by Dr the Hon Barry Elsby: - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 29.01.2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable Members, I would just like this opportunity to talk about the recent OFSTED type inspection report that has been published and people will be aware that we recently published these reports for all our schools.

39: COUNCILLOR CHRISTINE SCIPIO-O’DEAN RETURNS FROM OVERSEAS CONFERENCE - St Helena (Gen - Government) - 17.11.2014
Councillor Christine Scipio-O’Dean recently returned to the Island having attended the 60th Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference and 34th Small Branches Conference in Cameroon, in October of this year. The 34th Small Branches Conference comprised of three plenary sessions:

40: St Helena MAJOR INCIDENT EXERCISE - St Helena (Gen - Government) - 11.11.2014
As previously announced in June of this year, SHG and the private sector are gearing up for a major incident exercise to be held on St Helena on Wednesday 17 December 2014.

41: JOINT MINISTERIAL CONFERENCE – PROGRESS REPORT - St Helena (Gen - Government) - 07.11.2014
St Helena Government has uploaded its progress report on the commitments made at the Joint Ministerial Conference in 2013.

42: St Helena: ACTING GOVERNOR TAKES THE OATHS - St Helena (Gen - Government) - 06.11.2014
Head of the Governor’s Office, Sean Burns, this afternoon took the prescribed Oaths as Acting Governor, in the presence of the Acting Sheriff of St Helena, Mr Harry Legg OBE JP,

43: MLA MICHAEL POOLE ATTENDING SMALL ISLANDS DEVELOPING STATES CONFERENCE IN SAMOA - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 01.09.2014
MLA Michael Poole is currently overseas attending the United Nations Third International Conference on Small Islands Developing States (SIDS) in Apia, Samoa. The theme for the conference is ‘the sustainable development of Small Island Developing States through genuine and durable partnerships.’

44: St Helena: GOVERNOR WELCOMES NEW SENIOR COLLEAGUES - St Helena (Gen - Government) - 23.06.2014
HE Governor Capes formally welcomed the new Chief Secretary, Roy Burke and his wife Jill, and the new DfID resident Representative Morgan Riley - at a reception at Plantation House on Friday 20 June 2014


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