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1: St Helena: SHG AMBULANCES - St Helena (Health) - 30.09.2015
Under SHG’s established procurement processes, the Environment & Natural Resources Directorate, together with the Health Directorate and Corporate Services, procured and took delivery of two new Ambulances in early September.

2: TEMPORARY CAPTAIN FOR RMS ST HELENA - St Helena (Tourism/Travel) - 30.09.2015
A temporary Master for the RMS St Helena, Captain Peter Stapleton, has been appointed to temporarily cover for Captain Andrew Greentree, who was unable to rejoin the RMS in Cape Town today due to medical leave.

The Royal Falkland Islands Police report that sometime during the early evening on Saturday 26th September 2015, the penguin mural, a street lamp and other features were daubed with graffiti in PUMP GREEN.

4: New Website for Falklands’ Stamp and Philatelic Sales - Falklands (Business News) - 29.09.2015
Falkland Islands’ Government and Falklands Post Service Ltd have announced that on Tuesday, 29 September 2015 the launch of a new on-line shopping service for philatelic products.

5: FIG and MOD Announce South Atlantic Air-bridge Cancellations - Falklands (Tourism/Travel) - 29.09.2015
The Ministry of Defence have notified FIG of a number of unavoidable cancellations that will affect travel on the South Atlantic Air-bridge over Christmas and New Year.

Any business that prepares or produces food for the public will be inspected.

Stacey Thomas left St Helena in August 2011 to embark on her Foundation Degree in Learning Support. On completing this course with Distinction, Stacey then enrolled on her final year of the BEd (Primary) programme, in which she achieved a First Class Honours Degree.

Addressing Jamaican Parliament during a short trip to the Caribbean, UK Prime Minister, the Rt Hon Mr David Cameron MP urged Argentina's neighbours to stand up for the rights of small islands’ self-determination.

9: Borders & Southern Petroleum Plc Unaudited half year financial statements for the six months ended 30 June 2015 - Falklands (Mineral Resources) - 28.09.2015
Borders & Southern Petroleum Plc has announced half year financial results for the six months to 30 June 2015.

Addressing Jamaican Parliament on Wednesday during a short trip to the Caribbean, UK Prime Minister, the Rt Hon Mr David Cameron MP urged all small islands to stand up for the rights of small islands’ self-determination.

11: Nasa: 'Liquid water has been found on Mars' - Falklands (Environment) - 28.09.2015
Michael Meyer, the lead scientist on NASA's Mars exploration programme, and Dr Jim Green, Nasa's planetary science directorhave announced that.

12: ROYAL NAVY TO VISIT ST HELENA - St Helena (Heritage) - 28.09.2015
HMS Lancaster, one of the Royal Navy’s Type 23 Frigates, and the tanker RFA Gold Rover, are expected to visit St Helena from Tuesday 13 to Friday 16 October 2015

13: SHG WHEELIE BINS - St Helena (Gen - Government) - 28.09.2015
To date SHG have issued 1300 wheelie bins for Island households, 36 communal bins for domestic waste and around 330 wheelie bins for commercial use.

Thursday 1 October 2015 is the International Day of the Older Person and we would like to celebrate this by promoting healthy ageing.

15: ARGOS RESOURCES LIMITED Gives Notice of Annual General Meeting - Falklands (Mineral Resources) - 28.09.2015
Argos Resources Limited has announced that its 2015 Annual General Meeting will be held in the Falkland Islands at the Falkland Islands Chamber of Commerce

16: Report on the meeting of Executive Council held on Wednesday 23 September 2015 - Falklands (Legal) - 26.09.2015
Under matters arising from the previous minutes CBF noted that the FIG Director of Central Services has now received an indication of the likely airbridge flight schedule over Christmas and January.

17: St Helena: CALIBRATION FLIGHTS COMPLETED - St Helena (Heritage) - 24.09.2015
The calibration flights at St Helena Airport - led by Flight Calibration Services Limited (FCSL) working with TAB Charters - were completed yesterday Wednesday 23 September 2015, and the Beechcraft King Air 200 aircraft will depart St Helena for Namibia between 5am and 6am tomorrow Friday, ten days after its arrival.

18: St Helena: ACTING ATTORNEY GENERAL SWORN IN (24/9) - St Helena (Legal) - 24.09.2015
Walter Scott has been appointed by Governor Capes as Acting Attorney General while the substantive Attorney General, Nicola Moore, is away from the Island on overseas business.

St Helena’s Mental Health Ordinance is a comprehensive piece of legislation with the primary aim of protecting individuals with mental health vulnerabilities.

20: ST HELENA EXAM RESULTS 2015 - St Helena (Education) - 23.09.2015
The Education & Employment Directorate recently released the results of the 2015 exams and assessments which students sat in May and June of this year.

21: North Falkland Basin Exploration Update - Falklands (Geological Events) - 22.09.2015
Rockhopper Exploration plc has announced that agreement has been reached to drill a further well on the Isobel/Elaine complex.

22: Fisheries Case Adjourned until 19 November - Falklands (Fisheries) - 22.09.2015
A Report for FIRS by Liz Roberts and Ronnie McLennan Baird (22/09/15)

23: Presentation on Chile Activities by Gavin Short at Monday’s Public Meeting - Falklands (Business News) - 21.09.2015
A Report for FIRS by Liz Roberts and Ronnie McLennan Baird (22/09/15)

24: MARIO BENJAMIN MENENDEZ DIES AGE 85 - Falklands (Heritage) - 21.09.2015
Mario Benjamin Menendez, governor during 74 days’ occupation of the Falkland Islands, has died aged 85.

25: FARMOUT AGREEMENT COMPLETED FOR LICENCE PL001 - Falklands (Geological Events) - 21.09.2015
Argos Resources Limited has confirmed the completion, of a farmout agreement with Noble Energy Falklands Limited and Edison International S.p.A in respect of its Licence PL001.

26: Presentation on Uruguay Stand at Prado by Gavin Short at Monday’s Public Meeting - Falklands (Business News) - 21.09.2015
An Extract from the Public Meeting Held on Monday, 21/09/15

27: PUBLIC MEETING MONDAY, 21 SEPTEMBER 2015 - Falklands (Business News) - 21.09.2015
A public meeting on the pension scheme was held in the Court and Assembly Chamber of the Town Hall at 1700 hrs on Monday, 21 September 2015. The Hon Mr Gavin Short chaired the meeting and the presentation was given by the Financial Secretary, Mrs Nicola Granger.

28: Magnitude 8.3 earthquake hits Chile Tsunami warnings issued - Falklands (Environment) - 16.09.2015
A massive 8.3 magnitude earthquake off the coast of central Chile has sparked waves of up to 4.5m high in some parts of Chile as a tsunami warning issued for Peru, Chile, New Zealand, California and Hawaii. The quake struck at approximately 19:54 hrs local time on Wednesday, 16 September 2015.

29: St Helena: DRAFT ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION ORDINANCE - St Helena (Environment) - 16.09.2015
St Helena’s first comprehensive piece of environmental legislation was released for public consultation on 15 September 2015.

30: HISTORY MAKING AIRPLANE FLIGHT LANDS AT ST HELENA - S.Atlantic (Heritage) - 15.09.2015
A Beechcraft King Air 200 aircraft touched down at St Helena’s new Airport at 13.50hrs GMT on Tuesday 15 September 2015

31: St Helena: PROPOSED ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION ORDINANCE - St Helena (Environment) - 15.09.2015
St Helena’s first comprehensive piece of environmental legislation is now out for public consultation.

32: PUBLIC MEETING MONDAY, 14 SEPTEMBER 2015 - Falklands (Health) - 14.09.2015
A public meeting was held in the court and Assembly Chamber of the Town Hall at 1700hrs on Monday, 14 September 2015. The meeting was exclusively about Developing Older People’s Services in the Falklands.

33: St Helena: HEALTH MATTERS - FOOD HYGIENE - PART 2 - St Helena (Health) - 14.09.2015
This is my second article on food hygiene. Food hygiene is especially important as the weather turns warmer - as bugs love the warm weather as much as we do.

34: FIRST FLIGHT TO LAND ON ST HELENA - St Helena (Heritage) - 14.09.2015
A Beechcraft King Air 200 aircraft is due to arrive at St Helena between tomorrow, Tuesday 15 September

35: AVIATION LEGISLATION ON ST HELENA - St Helena (Legal) - 11.09.2015
Earlier this year, the Aviation Ordinance came into effect on St Helena.

As part of the accreditation process for St Helena Airport a number of emergency response exercises will be carried out during October and November 2015.

37: Report on the meeting of Executive Council held on Wednesday 09 Sep 2015 - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 09.09.2015
MLA’s Edwards and Elsby attended for the Fisheries paper in place of MLA’s Rendell Summers.

38: Roger Huxley 1939 – 2015 - Falklands (Heritage) - 09.09.2015
Roger Christopher Huxley, former Merchant Seaman, Diplomat and Local Government Officer has died at the age of 76.

39: S. A. Agulhas Arrives at Tristan da Cunha - Falklands (Tourism/Travel) - 08.09.2015
S.A. Agulhas has arrived at Tristan ds Cunha at 1345 GMT on Thursday, 08 September 2015.

40: S. A. Agulhas Arrives at Tristan da Cunha - S.Atlantic (Tourism/Travel) - 08.09.2015
S.A. Agulhas has arrived at Tristan ds Cunha at 1345 GMT on Thursday, 08 September 2015.

41: H M THE QUEEN IS BRITAIN’S LONGEST SERVING MONARCH - Falklands (Heritage) - 08.09.2015
The milestone was passed at approximately 1730hrs on Tuesday, 08 September 2015.

42: DAMAGE TO MOTOR VEHICLE IN CROZIER PLACE - Falklands (Legal) - 08.09.2015
Between 1130hrs and 1245hrs on Tuesday 8th September 2015, a silver van belonging to the Falkland Islands Company (FIC) was parked outside the FIC WAREHOUSE in CROZIER PLACE, when it sustained damage to the driver door window.

43: CENSUS 2016 QUESTIONNAIRE CONSULTATION - St Helena (Business News) - 08.09.2015
During August 2015 the Statistics Office ran a public consultation to gather views and suggestions on topics for the 2016 Census Questionnaire.

44: St Helena: EXCO REPORT – TUESDAY 8 SEPTEMBER 2015 - St Helena (Legal) - 08.09.2015
Executive Council met today, Tuesday 8 September 2015, with two items on the Open Agenda.

45: St Helena: EMERGENCY RESPONSE DEVELOPMENTS - St Helena (Business News) - 08.09.2015
As part of the developments in the way the Emergency Services respond to emergencies, new tabards have been purchased to designate the Incident Commander for the Police, for the Fire and Rescue Service and for the Heath Directorate. These tabards will be worn by the senior official from each of the emergency services for identification purposes.

46: RONNIE MCLENNON BAIRD GOES ONE TO ONE WITH JOHN SHEA - Falklands (Business News) - 07.09.2015
A Report for FIRS by Ronnie McLennon Baird 07 September 2015

SHG is pleased to announce that a further three recommendations from the Sainsbury Social Welfare Review 2013 have been accepted and the necessary amendments to the Social Security Ordinance and Regulations have recently been approved to amend the eligibility criteria for Basic Island Pension. The process for accessing Income Related Benefits will remain unchanged at this time.

48: St Helena: ROADSIDE SAFETY MIRRORS - St Helena (Legal) - 07.09.2015
The Environmental & Natural Resources Directorate is currently trialling roadside safety mirrors in three locations on the Island:

49: St Helena: HEALTH MATTERS - USE OF CANNABIS - St Helena (Health) - 07.09.2015
There has been a lot of information in the press lately about the use of cannabis on the Island, so I thought that I would put forward some information from a health perspective.

50: FALKLAND ISLANDS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AGM Report - Falklands (Business News) - 04.09.2015
The Falkland Islands Chamber of Commerce held its Annual General Meeting on Friday evening (4th September).

51: Motion for Adjournment Speech by Dr The Hon Barry Elsby, MLA (30/08/15) - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 30.08.2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable Members, how can I follow something like that? I thought we were trying to reduce bureaucracy and here we are forming another department.

52: Motion for Adjournment Speech by the Hon Mr Roger Edwards, MLA (30/08/15) - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 30.08.2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable Members, if you listen very carefully you can hear spin. We heard spin this morning from my colleague, Gavin Short where he stated the new school classrooms were on schedule. They are - on the new schedule.

53: Motion for Adjournment Speech by the Hon Mrs Phyl Rendell, MBE, MLA (30/08/15) - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 30.08.2015
Thank you Mr Speaker. In rising to support the Motion I just have a few comments about Agriculture to mention.

54: MOVING TOWARDS CALIBRATION FLIGHTS - St Helena (Tourism/Travel) - 28.08.2015
St Helena Airport’s historic Calibration Flights are scheduled for mid-September.

55: Motion for Adjournment Speech of the Hon Mr Gavin Short, MLA (15/08/20): - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 28.08.2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable Members, in rising to support the Motion (I have) just a few things if I may?

56: Motion for Adjournment Speech by the Hon Mrs Jan Cheek (28/08/15) - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 28.08.2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable members, I would like to join with the Honourable Michael Poole in congratulating those students who have achieved what they needed to go on to further studies.

57: Motion for Adjournment Speech by the Hon Mr Ian Hansen, MLA (30/08/15) - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 28.08.2015
Thank you Mr Speaker, Honourable members, I just have a very brief couple of comments to make.

58: LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY 27 AUGUST 2015 - Falklands (Legal) - 27.08.2015
A meeting of Legislative Assembly took place at 0900hrs on Thursday, 27 August 2015.

59: Motion No 8/2015 by the Hon Mr Ian Hansen: - Falklands (Legal) - 27.08.2015
That this House accepts the response from the Governor in Council to the Public Accounts Committee report on the Internal Audit Report on Business Continuity Planning.

60: Debate on Jan Cheek’s Portfolio Report (08/27/15) - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 27.08.2015
Thank you to the Honourable Jan Cheek for her informative report.

61: Two Part Portfolio Report by Roger Edwards - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 27.08.2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable Members, I will give my report in two parts with a pause between the two for any possible questions or queries.

62: Debate on The Hon Mr Roger Edwards’ Portfolio Report Part 2 (08/27/15) - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 27.08.2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable members, I would like to thank the Honourable Roger Edwards for indeed two rather splendid reports.

63: Taxes (Oil and Gas) Bill 2015: - Falklands (Legal) - 27.08.2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable Members, as you will be aware this Bill is the result of a two-stage policy review over the last few years to insure that the fiscal regime of the Falkland Islands relating to hydrocarbons is clear, transparent and free of ambiguities.

64: Motion for Adjournment Speech by the Hon Mr Michael Poole (28/08/15) - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 27.08.2015
Thank you Mr Speaker, Honourable members, (there are) just two quick things from me. As I am sure all Members are aware I would like to offer my congratulations to those students who received their GCSE and A Level results over the last few weeks.

65: Portfolio Report by The Hon Mrs Jan Cheek, MLA (27/08/15) - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 27.08.2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable members, I am confining my report on this occasion to Mineral Resources.

The quarterly St Helena Airport Project Stakeholder Engagement Forum (SEF) will take place on Wednesday 2 September 2015 at 6.30pm at the Museum of St Helena.

67: Report on Executive Council held on Wednesday 26th August 2015 - Falklands (Legal) - 26.08.2015
Under matters arising from the previous minutes the recent airport closures were raised with the Commander British Forces and he asked for the questions MLAs had on the matter, to be sent to him by email for a response. This is currently being carried out by the MLA Chair.

68: CAUTION URGED AS MARKETS HEAD SOUTH - Falklands (Business News) - 25.08.2015
However, generally things are bumpy with all relevant companies share prices falling or remaining stable.

69: Royal Society of Marine Artists Honours Local Woman - Falklands (Heritage) - 25.08.2015
Work by a local artist, Vicky Chater, has been selected from over 1,000 submissions to appear alongside paintings by some of Britain’s leading marine artists.

70: St Helena: EXCO REPORT - TUESDAY 25 AUGUST 2015 - St Helena (Business News) - 25.08.2015
Executive Council met today, Tuesday 25 August 2015. The Governor welcomed Acting Chief Secretary Gillian Francis, Acting Financial Secretary Dax Richards and a member of the public.

71: DOG POO DOMINATES PUBLIC MEETING - Falklands (Health) - 24.08.2015
A public meeting took place in the Court and Assembly Chamber of the town hall at 1700hrs on Monday, 24 August 2015. Present were MLAs Edwards, Cheek, Hansen, Short, Elsby, Rendell and Poole.

Mark Harrington arrived on Island on 16 August 2015 to undertake his role as the first Detective Constable specialising in Historic Case Reviews for St Helena Police Service.

“On Monday 24 August 2015, a 55 year old man from Jamestown was charged with a significant number of historical sexual offences relating to offending from the late 1980’s through to the mid 1990’s. The allegations relate to offences committed on St Helena.

74: St Helena: SAFEGUARDING DIRECTORATE TO OPEN SAFE HAVEN - St Helena (Business News) - 24.08.2015
The Safeguarding Directorate has signed an agreement with the United Nations for the sum of $150,000 USD to develop a ‘Safe Haven’ for women who are fleeing domestic violence on St Helena.

75: NEW DIRECTOR OF TOURISM FOR ST HELENA - St Helena (Tourism/Travel) - 24.08.2015
A new Director of Tourism for St Helena, Christopher Pickard (photo attached), was appointed on 20 August 2015.

76: Antarctic krill fishery achieves MSC certification - S.Georgia (Fisheries) - 21.08.2015
The Norwegian Olympic Seafood Antarctic krill fishery has achieved certification to the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) standard for sustainable fishing.

77: NEW HEALTH PROMOTION COORDINATOR IN POST - St Helena (Health) - 21.08.2015
A new Health Promotion Coordinator, Marian Yon, has been appointed. Marian took up her post on 10 August 2015 and is based at St John’s Villa.

The Chevening Secretariat is accepting applications for 2016/17 Chevening Scholarships via from 3 August until 3 November 2015.

79: LISA JOSHUA TO ATTEND UNIVERSITY IN UK - St Helena (Education) - 17.08.2015
Lisa Joshua, of the Briars, has been awarded the opportunity to attend university in the UK, and will study a Bachelor of Education (BEd) in Primary Teaching, with the opportunity of gaining Qualified Teaching Status (QTS) and of specialising in the subject of music.

80: St Helena: REOPENING OF LEVELWOOD CLINIC - St Helena (Health) - 17.08.2015
Following the successful re-openings of the Half Tree Hollow and Longwood Clinics, run by the Community Nurses, the Health Directorate is pleased to announce that the Levelwood Clinic will be re-opening to the public on Thursday 27 August 2015.

81: St Helena: HANNA HICKLING WINS JEAN BEADON ART AWARD 2015 - St Helena (Education) - 17.08.2015
The Education & Employment Directorate is pleased to announce that the winner of the Jean Beadon Art Award for the Primary Sector for 2015 is Hanna Hickling of Harford Primary School.

A six month trial of the supply of free over-the-counter medications to children has been agreed by the Public Health Committee and will commence on 1 Sept 2015.

83: COURTS AND TRIBUNALS GO LIVE IN THE FALKLANDS - Falklands (Legal) - 15.08.2015
The Courts and Tribunals Services of the Falkland Islands have gone live.

84: St helena: RECOGNITION OF SEA RESCUE CREW - St Helena (Health) - 14.08.2015
A ceremony was held yesterday (Thursday 13 August) to recognise and congratulate the Sea Rescue Crew for their efforts in their training programme and their commitment to offering a vital and much needed service to St Helena’s community.

85: St Helena: RECEPTION CELEBRATES SPORTING ACHIEVEMENTS - St Helena (Business News) - 13.08.2015
A reception was hosted by HE the Governor and Mrs Capes last night at Plantation House, to welcome back St Helena’s Jersey Island Games participants and to wish farewell and good luck to the Samoa 2015 Commonwealth Youth Games team (photos attached).

86: St Helena: RMS SCHEDULE - FURTHER UPDATE - St Helena (Tourism/Travel) - 11.08.2015
Further to the press release of Thursday 6 August 2015 and following a further review of the RMS schedule and linked flight arrangements for Voyage 230 - the calls at St Helena and Ascension will be slightly modified.

87: St Helena: DARKDALE OPERATION - FURTHER UPDATE - St Helena (Fisheries) - 11.08.2015
Andy Liddell of MOD’s Salvage & Marine Operations division has today reported that work to remove oil from the RFA Darkdale wreck in James’ Bay is now largely completed.

88: St Helena: CLOSURE OF AIRPORT SITE TO THE PUBLIC - St Helena (Tourism/Travel) - 11.08.2015
The Airport Project Team wishes to advise that with effect from Monday 17 August 2015 the Airport Site at Prosperous Bay Plain will be closed to the public.

89: St Helena: PARKING AT JAMESTOWN WHARF - St Helena (Business News) - 11.08.2015
As previously announced there was limited access at the lower Wharf on the weekend of Saturday 8 and Sunday 9 August 2015.

90: St Helena: PRINCE ANDREW SCHOOL AWARDS CEREMONY - St Helena (Education) - 11.08.2015
Wednesday 5 August 2015 saw Prince Andrew School hold its Celebration of Achievement Awards, recognising those who have excelled in 2014/15.

91: TWO RECEIVE QUEEN’S CERTIFICATE AND BADGE OF HONOUR 2015 - Falklands (Heritage) - 10.08.2015
His Excellency The Governor has announced two Queen’s Certificate and Badge of Honour awards for 2015.

92: St Helena: DRAFT LAND & BUILDINGS DISPOSAL POLICY - St Helena (Legal) - 07.08.2015
The Environment & Natural Resources Committee advises that the consultation period for the draft Land & Buildings Disposal Policy will be extended until Friday 14 August 2015 to allow interested members of the public further time to participate in the consultation process.

93: St Helena: RMS ST HELENA – FURTHER UPDATE - St Helena (Tourism/Travel) - 06.08.2015
Further to the press release of Monday 3 August 2015 on the RMS St Helena, SHG is pleased to report that the RMS came out of Dry Dock yesterday morning, Wednesday 5 August, and embarked her passengers for Voyage 229 yesterday afternoon.

94: HMS ENDURANCE FOR SALE - Falklands (Heritage) - 05.08.2015
HMS Endurance, aka the Red Plumb, has been put up for sale by the Royal Navy.

95: St Helena: COUNCILLORS & OFFICIALS VISIT AIRPORT SITE - St Helena (Business News) - 05.08.2015
Elected Members and various officials had the opportunity to visit the St Helena Airport Site on Friday 31 July 2015.

96: St Helenians TRAVELLING TO SOUTH AFRICA WITH CHILDREN? - St Helena (Health) - 04.08.2015
The Immigration Service would like to remind all persons travelling with children under the age of 18 to South Africa of a change in entry regulations.

97: Tristan da Cunha student named Junior Winner of The Queen’s Commonwealth Essay Competition 2015 - S.Atlantic (Education) - 04.08.2015
Eleven year old Nathan Swain has been named the Junior Winner of The Queen’s Commonwealth Essay Competition.

98: Report on the meeting of Executive Council held on Wednesday 26th August 2015 - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 03.08.2015
Under matters arising from the previous minutes the recent airport closures were raised with the Commander British Forces and he asked for the questions MLAs had on the matter, to be sent to him by email for a response.

99: St Helena: DARKDALE OPERATION - FURTHER UPDATE - St Helena (Fisheries) - 03.08.2015
Andy Liddell of MOD’s Salvage & Marine Operations division has today said that work to remove oil from the RFA Darkdale wreck in James’ Bay using the hot tapping process is going well - and is now progressing very quickly.

100: St Helena: REBECCA LAWRENCE’S GRADUATION CEREMONY - St Helena (Education) - 03.08.2015
Rebecca Lawrence received her Degree of Bachelor of Veterinary Medical Sciences with Honours (First Class) on Monday 6 July 2015

101: St Helena: LEONIE ELLICK GRADUATES - St Helena (Education) - 03.08.2015
St Helenian student Leonie Ellick of Half Tree Hollow graduated from Bath Spa University with a Second Upper Class Degree in Business and Management, with a Pathway to Marketing.

102: St Helena: THEFT OF VALUABLE ENDEMIC PLANTS AT PICCOLO NURSERY - St Helena (Agriculture) - 31.07.2015
The Landscape and Ecology Mitigation Programme (LEMP) team reports that a number of important endemic plants have been stolen from the tree nursery at Piccolo Hill.

103: St Helena: QUARTERLY STATISTICAL BULLETIN 2015 Quarter 2 - St Helena (Business News) - 31.07.2015
The Quarterly Statistical News Bulletin for August 2015, covers the period April to June 2015 (Q2 2015) and contains updates for the Annual Rate of Inflation of the Retail Price Index, High-Level Economic Updates, Vehicles on St Helena, Estimated Population, Arrivals and Departures, feedback from the Statistics Office, User Satisfaction Survey and an update on the 2016 Census regarding the Questionnaire consultation.

104: Motion for Adjournment Speech of Commander British Forces, Commodore Bone - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 30.07.2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable members, (I have) four short points, if I may?

105: Adjournment Speech of the Hon Mrs Phyl Rendell- 07/30/15 - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 30.07.2015
Mr Speaker, in rising to support the Motion I would like to touch on a few things arising in the past month or so.

106: St Helena: DRY DOCKING OF RMS ST HELENA - UPDATE - St Helena (Tourism/Travel) - 30.07.2015
The RMS St Helena did not enter Dry Dock in Cape Town yesterday afternoon as had been planned, due to high winds, which impacted most port operations. As the weather has improved today, the RMS was due to move into the dry dock around 11.00hrs GMT.

107: Motion for Adjournment Speech by the Hon Mr Michael Poole- 30/07/15 - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 30.07.2015
Thank you Mr Speaker. There are just two things from me this month. There are a couple of thank-you’s.

108: Motion for Adjournment Speech by the Hon Mr Mike Summers-07/30/15 - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 30.07.2015
Mr Speaker, I have just a few brief things. In my Portfolio report I omitted to mention a recent appointment in the Emergency Services Department.

109: Adjournment Speech of the Hon Mrs Jan Cheek-07/30/15 - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 30.07.2015
Mr Speaker, Honourable Members, I would very much like to join with the Honourable Ian Hansen in congratulating all the Sports people who went to Jersey and I have to confess that I watched every football match that was televised.

110: St Helena: PUBLIC HEALTH MEETING - St Helena (Health) - 27.07.2015
The Health Directorate will be holding a Public Health Committee meeting on Wednesday 5 August 2015

111: REVISION OF ST HELENA AIRPORT LOGO - St Helena (Business News) - 24.07.2015

112: St Helena: ELECTIONS AT LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL - St Helena (Gen - Government) - 24.07.2015
At today’s formal meeting of Legislative Council (Friday 24 July 2015) Councillor Pamela Ward Pearce was elected as Chairperson of the Environment & Natural Resources Committee (ENRC).

113: St Helena: HEALTH MATTERS - SAMARITANS AWARENESS DAY - St Helena (Health) - 20.07.2015
This article is written to coincide with Samaritans Awareness Day on Friday 24 July. The Samaritans’ phone number, 20000, connects to the UK and is free.

114: St Helena: LAND & BUILDINGS DISPOSAL POLICY - St Helena (Business News) - 20.07.2015
Following a review of the current Land Disposal Policy, the Environment &Natural Resources Committee today publishes a draft version of the revised policy for a period of two weeks - for comments from the public.

115: St helena: OIL REMOVAL FROM DARKDALE - UPDATE - St Helena (Business News) - 16.07.2015
Further to the update issued on 9 July 2015 on the operation to remove fuel oil from the RFA Darkdale wreck,

116: St Helena: DAX RICHARDS APPOINTED ACTING FINANCIAL SECRETARY - St Helena (Business News) - 16.07.2015
Assistant Financial Secretary, Dax Richards, has been appointed Acting Financial Secretary, following the departure of the substantive Financial Secretary, Colin Owen.

117: St Helena: REMOTE OBSTACLE LIGHTS - St Helena (Business News) - 15.07.2015
Members of the public may have noticed a series of red lights in the vicinity of the Airport.

118: St Helena: STATE OF THE ISLAND 2015 - St Helena (Business News) - 14.07.2015
St Helena’s first State of the Island report has today been published by the Corporate Policy & Planning Unit of SHG.

119: St Helena: EXCO REPORT – TUESDAY 14 JULY 2015 - St Helena (Business News) - 14.07.2015
Executive Council met today Tuesday 14 July 2015, with one item on the Open Agenda. His Excellency the Governor welcomed the new Members to Executive Council and members of the public in attendance.

120: St Helena: NEW SOCIAL WORKERS FOR SAFEGUARDING DIRECTORATE - St Helena (Business News) - 14.07.2015
The Safeguarding Directorate has recruited three new members of staff to fill the positions of Senior Social Workers and Social Care Officer.

121: ST HELENA AIRPORT LOGO - St Helena (Business News) - 13.07.2015
St Helena Government is pleased to release today a brand new logo for St Helena Airport.

122: EXCO MEETING – Tuesday 14 July 2015 - St Helena (Business News) - 13.07.2015
Executive Council will meet tomorrow morning Tuesday 14 July 2015, in the Council Chamber.

123: St Helena: NEW CROWN COUNSEL (CIVIL AND CHILD PROTECTION) - St Helena (Business News) - 13.07.2015
Angelo Berbotto has been appointed as the first St Helena Crown Council to specialise in civil and public childcare.

124: ADULT GROUP CELEBRATES SUCCESSES IN FRENCH - St Helena (Business News) - 13.07.2015
The evening of Wednesday, 24 June 2015 marked the celebration of members of the adult group learning French (photo attached) - as they received their certificates for this academic year.

125: SEA RESCUE – SHORT TERM OPERATIONS - St Helena (Business News) - 10.07.2015
Whilst the new Sea Rescue Service facility in Rupert’s is being constructed, the service will be temporarily located on Jamestown Wharf.

126: OIL REMOVAL FROM DARKDALE - UPDATE - St Helena (Business News) - 09.07.2015
Further to the update issued on 29 June 2015 on the operation to remove fuel oil from the RFA Darkdale wreck, Andy Liddell of MOD’s Salvage & Marine Operations division has reported that work has been progressing well over the past week and that the team has now completed its first phase of the work to remove explosive ordnance from the wreck.

127: St Helena: ORDER PAPER WITH RESPONSES TO WRITTEN QUESTIONS NOW ONLINE - St Helena (Business News) - 09.07.2015
The Order Paper from yesterday’s formal Legislative Council Meeting, including responses to written questions asked by Members in the House, has today been made available on the SHG website.

128: St Helena: ELECTIONS TO EXECUTIVE COUNCIL - St Helena (Business News) - 08.07.2015
At today’s formal meeting of Legislative Council, Members elected Councillors Lawson Henry, Brian Isaac, Christine Scipio-O’Dean, Derek Thomas and Pamela Ward Pearce to form the new Executive Council.

129: SEA FREIGHT SERVICE POST-RMS - St Helena (Tourism/Travel) - 24.06.2015
SHG is pleased to announce that AW Ship Management Ltd (AWSML) has been selected as Preferred Bidder for the sea freight service to St Helena after the RMS St Helena leaves service next year.

130: FIG APPOINTS NEW HEAD OF POLICY - Falklands (Gen - Government) - 12.06.2015
John Shea has been appointed by FIG as the new Head of Policy. He comes to the Islands from the United States

131: KEMH CELEBRATES 100 YEARS OF HEALTHCARE IN THE FALKLANDS - Falklands (Health) - 25.05.2015
My first memory of the KEMH was the Churchill Wing just before construction of the new hospital began in December 1984.

132: Public Meeting Report: Monday, 25 May 2015 Part 2 - Falklands (Business News) - 25.05.2015
An open public meeting took place in the Court and Assembly Chamber of the Town hall on Monday, 25 May 2015 at 1700hrs. Present were MLAs Cheek, Edwards, Hansen, Rendell, Short and Summers. Ian Hansen was Chair of the month.

133: WALKERS AND RUNNERS TO SEE PINK AT FITZROY ON MAY 17TH - Falklands (Health) - 07.05.2015
Those of you who remember the excellent day out last May during the annual pink fun run at Fitzroy will not be disappointed this year when the annual run takes place on Sunday, 17 may 2015.

134: LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY 23 APRIL 2015 - Falklands (Legal) - 23.04.2015
Part 1: Prayers, Confirmation, Oath of Allegiance and Motions

135: PARENTS PROTECT AWARENESS SESSION - St Helena (Health) - 23.03.2015
A Parents Protect Awareness Session will be held at the Jamestown Community Centre tomorrow evening, Tuesday 24 March 2015,

136: The Jin Yi investigation: An Update - Falklands (Fisheries) - 02.03.2015
Seven Vietnamese fishermen were repatriated after leaving their fishing boat by jumping into Port William harbour and swimming ashore. Their fishing vessel;

137: 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.

138: Falkland Islands Offshore Hydrocarbons Environmental Forum - Falklands (Mineral Resources) - 02.02.2015
The eighth meeting of the Falkland Islands Offshore Hydrocarbons Environmental Forum took place on 2nd April 2015 in the Chamber of Commerce.

139: Report on the meeting of Executive Council held on Wednesday 17 December 2014 - Falklands (Legal) - 19.12.2014
When reading the minutes from the previous ExCo meeting, it was noted that, with regard to the FM radio service, a transmitter had been installed at Port Howard and it was working well.

140: SHIPPING - POST-RMS FREIGHT SERVICES UPDATE - St Helena (Business News) - 10.12.2014
The public will be aware of recent visits from potential Ocean Freight Services providers Seafast, Hartman Project Lines (HPL) and Meihuizen Atlantic Islands Services (MAIS) between October and November this year.

141: ST HELENA SUPREME COURT CONCLUDES - St Helena (Legal) - 10.12.2014
At the conclusion of the current sitting of the St Helena Supreme Court on Monday (8 December 2014), St Helena Government and the St Helena Police Service welcomed the sentences handed down by the Chief Justice, and hope this sends a clear message to the community.

142: Joint Ministerial Council Communiqué 2014 - Falklands (Business News) - 03.12.2014
The political leaders and representatives of the UK and the Overseas Territories met as the Joint Ministerial Council (JMC) at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office in London on 2 and 3 December. We welcomed the newly elected leader of the Government of Montserrat to his first Council.

143: British and German Relatives Attend the Anniversary of the Battle of the Falkland Islands - Falklands (Heritage) - 01.12.2014
British and German relatives of Adm. Sturdee, Adm. Craddock and Adm. Graff Spee attended a week long commemoration of the 1914 Battle of the Falkland Islands.

144: FORCES TV AVAILABLE TO FALKLAND ISLANDS VIEWERS - Falklands (Business News) - 01.12.2014
From the 1st December 2014, British Forces Broadcasting Service (BFBS) was broadcasting an additional TV channel, Forces TV, for viewers in the Falkland Islands.

145: RECRUITMENT ONGOING FOR JUSTICES OF THE PEACE - Falklands (Legal) - 01.12.2014
Recruitment is underway to encourage more members of the community to serve as Justices of the Peace with the Courts and Tribunals Service. Justices of the Peace provide an essential public service within the community, hearing a range of criminal and non-criminal cases in the Summary Court.

As previously announced, a new Safeguarding Directorate will be created in SHG from Monday 1 December 2014, the purpose of which is to - Protect and Safeguard Vulnerable Children, Young People and Adults at Risk or Suffering From Abuse.

147: CORPORATE SUPPORT THANKS POPPY APPEAL DONATORS - St Helena (Business News) - 28.11.2014
Corporate Support staff would like to extend sincere thanks to everyone who supported this year’s fundraising in aid of the 2014 Poppy Appeal Fund and to all who attended the Remembrance Service on Sunday 9 November 2014.

148: WHARF USAGE - REMINDER - St Helena (Business News) - 27.11.2014
The public is reminded that no unathorised vehicles can be parked on the Wharf after working hours (ie from 4pm to 8.30am Monday to Friday). Similarly at weekends, the Wharf will be closed from 4pm Friday afternoon through to Monday morning at 8.30pm.

149: Report on the meeting of Executive Council held on Wednesday 26 November 2014 - Falklands (Business News) - 26.11.2014
The Rolling Action Log was reviewed as normal before the papers for the day. Members sought an update on when the Disciplinary Code for the Judiciary and the Framework Agreement (setting out the responsibilities of the executive branch of Government in respect of the Courts) would be published.

150: ATTORNEY GENERAL SWORN IN - St Helena (Legal) - 26.11.2014
On 26 November 2014, Nicola Moore was sworn in as Attorney General for St Helena, taking the required Oaths necessary to serve on Executive and Legislative Councils, in the presence of Acting Governor Sean Burns.

151: EXCO REPORT – TUESDAY 25 NOVEMBER - St Helena (Legal) - 25.11.2014
Executive Council met today, Tuesday 25 November 2014, to consider three items on the open agenda.

152: ANDREW WEIR GROUP ANNOUNCES SALE OF SHIPPING LINE - St Helena (Business News) - 21.11.2014
The owners of the Andrew Weir Group (AWG) recently embarked on a financial restructuring exercise to enable a debt owed to the Merchant Navy Officers Pension Fund (MNOPF) to be cleared and to move forward on other core non-marine activities.

153: 3 Way Archery Postal Shoot – a Victory for the Falklands Team - Falklands (Education) - 21.11.2014
Yet another first for the Falklands and the Falklands Archery Association happened this week with members taking part in a 3 way Handicapped ‘Portsmouth’ Postal Shoot against 2 other UK based archery clubs...Mike McLeod tells us more

154: SUPREME COURT IN SESSION - St Helena (Business News) - 19.11.2014
The formal opening of the St Helena Supreme Court took place yesterday, Tuesday 18 November, at 2pm. Various Civil and Criminal cases will be heard by the Supreme Court until Wednesday 10 December 2014.

155: SHG Concerns about unauthorised Access Road use - St Helena (Business News) - 19.11.2014
In recent weeks, there has been a considerable increase in the unauthorised use of the Airport Access Road, leading to concerns about the safety of the public and protection of the environment.

156: SHG UK REPRESENTATIVE’S OFFICE - NEW CONTACT DETAILS - St Helena (Business News) - 18.11.2014
The public is advised that the SHG UK Representative, Mrs Kedell Worboys MBE and her team will be moving office on Thursday 20 November 2014.

157: St HELENA GIS DAY 2014 - St Helena (Education) - 18.11.2014
Geographical Information Systems (GIS) Day is a worldwide event held every year in more than 80 countries across the world.

158: St Helena: Good news for the General Hospital - St Helena (Health) - 18.11.2014
2 Articles The St Helena General Hospital has recently received two new operating tables from the Lund University Hospital in Sweden, sourced by the Medico Technical Engineer, Jorgen Larsson from the Swedish Hospital where our Senior Medical Officer, Dr Attila Frigyesi hails from.

As Part of the Schools Inspection process the Education Department Welcomed HMI Mr Mike Chislett an inspector from the education regulator Ofsted to the Falklands as part of the schools' inspection process..

160: Members of A Company, the Rifles try their hand at Archery in the Falklands - Falklands (Education) - 18.11.2014
Twelve members of members of A Company, The Rifles stopprf off at the FIDF Hall while on a visit to the area in Stanley on Wednesday, 19 November 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:

Prince Andrew School commemorated Remembrance Day in a special assembly, led by students from Year 12, on Tuesday 11 November 2014.

163: LIFELONG LEARNING CERTIFICATE PRESENTATION 2014 - St Helena (Education) - 14.11.2014
The Lifelong Learning Awards Ceremony was held on Thursday, 13 November 2014 at the Education Learning Centre. Awards went to individuals who participated and completed the Livelihoods Programme, Apprenticeship Scheme and NVQs in Customer Service, Crop Production, Health and Social Care, Environmental Conservation, Land Based and Business Administration.

Today, it has been announced that the operations of St Helena Airport will be supported by the UK Met Office, one of the world's foremost weather and climate service providers. The UK Met Office will be responsible for providing an on-Island weather forecasting service.

165: St Helena: CLOSURE OF CUSTOMS TAX AND PORT MANAGEMENT BUILDING - St Helena (Business News) - 13.11.2014
The public is advised that the Customs, Tax and Port Management building will be closed

166: Report on the meeting of Executive Council held on Wednesday 12 November 2014 - Falklands (Legal) - 12.11.2014
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.

167: 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.

168: SOCIETY OF EDITORS’ LECTURE GIVEN BY SIR ALAN MOSES - Falklands (Legal) - 09.11.2014
Since it is Sunday you are, no doubt, expecting a sermon. Something from me stern and formidable, delivered from on high, in tales of rebuke, threatening all with hell-fire, damnation and warning you that you are all going to burn.

169: 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.

170: 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,

171: STEDSON FRANCIS RECEIVES BRITISH EMPIRE MEDAL - St Helena (Heritage) - 05.11.2014
At a special dinner, hosted by HE Governor Capes last evening (4 November 2014), Stedson Graham Francis of Thompsons Wood was formally presented with his British Empire Medal (BEM), awarded to him under HM Queen’s Birthday Honours in June of this year.

172: BUDGETARY AID MISSION DRAWS TO A CLOSE - St Helena (Business News) - 05.11.2014
The DFID Budgetary Aid Mission (BAM) comprising team members, Senior Economic Adviser, Doug Winslow, Senior Social Development Adviser, Mary Thompson and St Helena Programme Manager, David Finan depart the Island tomorrow (6 November 2014) having held discussions for agreeing a three year budget for St Helena.

173: The Falkland Islands Tourist Board Bill 2014 - Falklands (Tourism/Travel) - 04.11.2014
This Bill has been published in the Falkland Islands Gazette and went to a second reading. The debate follows

The Landscape & Ecology Mitigation Programme (LEMP), part of St Helena Government’s Airport Project, is progressing well, with new staff recruitments, facilities and plants.

175: Falklands Retirement Pensions up for Consultation - Falklands (Business News) - 14.10.2014
A public consultation will be carried out by the Falkland Islands Government between the 20th October and the 7th November 2014,

176: New Senior Magistrate and Coroner for the Falklands Appointed - Falklands (Legal) - 07.10.2014
Mrs Clare Faulds, no stranger to the Falklands, has been selected for the role of Senior Magistrate and Coroner to the Falkland Islands and South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands.

177: St Helena - EXCO REPORT – TUESDAY 23 SEPTEMBER 2014 - St Helena (Legal) - 23.09.2014
Executive Council met today, Tuesday 23 September, for a special meeting to consider the development of a hotel in Jamestown.

178: NEW FALKLANDS’ MUSEUM OPEN FOR BUSINESS - Falklands (Heritage) - 12.09.2014
After decades of planning, and a huge amount of dedication from the Falkland Islands Museum and National Trust (FIMNT) and supporters, the Falkland Islands’ new Historic Dockyard Museum is nearing completion.

179: DEMINING TO CONTINUE IN THE FALKLANDS - Falklands (Environment) - 10.09.2014
A representative from Baric Consultants, Alistair Craib, an FCO Advisor, Jeremy Wilmshurst and several operators interested in bidding for two Falklands’ demining contracts have been visiting the Falklands this week.

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.’

181: BAS Fur Seal Conclusions Challenged - S.Georgia (Fisheries) - 25.08.2014
Claims by a BAS scientist that South Georgia’s Antarctic fur seals are suffering as a consequence of a decline in krill abundance associated with climate change has been challenged by the South Georgia Government and by DEFRAs Chief Scientist.

The next stage of development for the Criminal Procedure and Evidence Bill and the Crimes Bill began with the Bills being placed in the Gazette on the 15th August 2014.

183: 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

184: PINK RUNS OVERTAKE THE FALKLANDS - Falklands (Health) - 21.05.2014
Stanley saw PINK on Sunday when 171 members of the public wore all shades of the colour and ran in support of breast cancer awareness.

Before introducing our keynote speaker I am very grateful for the opportunity that Robin (Esser) has given me to just very briefly to draw your attention to an important report that has just been published today which focuses on press freedom issues on shores of countries where challenges to press freedom are even more intense and often literally a matter of life and death.

186: The Directors – Part VI Carol George, Director of Health and Social Welfare - St Helena (Business News) - 02.06.2011
St Helena Government has introduced a new directorate structure which came into effect on 1st April. Because of this, instead of Departments SHG now has ten Directorates.

187: MPC THRIFT SHOP PRESENTS CHEQUE TO TS ENDURANCE - Falklands (Heritage) - 28.05.2011
On Saturday the 28th May the MPC Thrift Shop presented a cheque for £1,750 to the cadets and CO of TS Endurance (Sea Cadets) based in Stanley.

188: FORTUNA SEAFOODS Invests for the Future - S.Atlantic (Fisheries) - 22.03.2011
As part of an ongoing programme of market development Fortuna Seafoods have recently been investing in promoting Falkland seafood products in the countries of central and eastern Europe.

189: Manuel Mendez Wins Stanley marathon 2011 - S.Atlantic (Heritage) - 20.03.2011
The 7th annual Standard Chartered Bank Stanley marathon was greeted by bright sunshine and light winds on Sunday, 20 March 2011.

190: New Head Teacher for Prince Andrew School - St Helena (Education) - 13.01.2011
The new Head Teacher of Prince Andrew School, Abraham Swart accompanied by his wife arrived on island on Tuesday, 11th January 2011.

191: Motion for Adjournment Speech by the Hon Mr Gavin Short - Falklands (Legal) - 29.10.2010
Mr Speaker, Honourable members, in rising to support the motion for Adjournment I would just like to start off by joining other Members in welcoming the new Governor Mr Haywood and his wife to our Islands.

A recent debate in the Foreign Affairs Committee about the Constitutions of British Overseas Territories has sparked interest in territories in the South Atlantic.

193: Jobless and Poverty Rates are key to Economic Recovery - All (Business News) - 12.08.2009
Policy makers in the US Federal Reserve Bank are sitting down to discuss – amongst other things – interest rates, which are expected to remain the same at near zero percent. Also on the agenda, couched in eco-speak, is a concluding summary on the state of economy. SARTMA wonders – whose economy – theirs or ours.

Both Argentina and the United Kingdom are claiming a vast area of seabed from South America to the Antarctic in their latest bids for control of the South Atlantic.

195: DIRECTOR OF MINERALS AND AGRICULTURE REPORT FOR MARCH/APRIL - S.Atlantic (Mineral Resources) - 20.04.2009
Borders & Southern Petroleum Limited (BSP), who successfully completed environmental surveys in their licensed area by contracting Benthic Solutions Limited to gather seabed samples in late 2008, are now analysing the data for inclusion in an Environmental Impact Assessment.

196: A Falklands Poem - Falklands (Heritage) - 13.11.2007
Gus Hales tells it like it is in a moving poem recited at the Cathedral in Stanley on Remembrance Sunday. Photo (c) J. Brock (FINN) The Sama'82 Standard

197: HYDROCARBONS WEEKEND RECORD: 11 AND 12 NOVEMBER 2006 - S.Atlantic (Mineral Resources) - 12.11.2006
Several of Bolivia’s companies and agencies that have benefited from the May 1st nationalisation of hydrocarbons are about to give a school bonus to approximately 1,200,000 children. The $25.00 (200 Bolivianos) is earmarked for helping families with food and school expenditures. The South American press indicated the sum will be given to the children on an annual basis. Payments began at 300 schools on Sunday, 12 November 2006.

198: Falklands Threatened with the Torah - Falklands (Heritage) - 12.08.2006
I'm positive that the first five books of the Word of God were originally written for the Hebrew Nation - Israel - so why does Deuteronomy 28: 52 apply to the Falklands?

199: Sartma Daily (30/08/05) - S.Atlantic (Business News) - 30.08.2005
A quick overview of South Atlantic News

200: Postcode Not So New For Tristan - Tristan (Business News) - 10.08.2005
One of the nice things about having a Tristanian working for SARTMA is that the record can be set straight about various things, including the Island’s postcode. TDCU 1ZZ has been available for at least 18 months. Photo (c) James Glass Tristan Times - the building that houses the Tristan Post Office

201: Poaching Threatens Tristan da Cunha's Hurricane Recovery - Tristan (Fisheries) - 12.06.2005
Any way you look at it, poachers who steal Tristan da Cunha's lobster as well as other maritime resources and offload them in Cape Town have cost the people hundreds of thousands of pounds a year in lost revenue. Photos (C) James Glass (Tristan Times) - Calshot Hatbour as it looks today.

You might think that removing the dangerous bits of Grytviken’s whaling station would mean the total clearance of all that was brought to the site in the early part of the last century but you would be wrong. Photos (C) J. Brock (SARTMA - SG) and Vladimir Seliverstov - The Albatrosss and Dias before and after.

203: South Georgia Fishery: Success and Tragedy - S.Georgia (Fisheries) - 28.04.2004
In this second extensive interview with Patrick Lurcock, the Marine Officer for the 200-Mile South Georgia Fishery Zone, SARTMA has been able to update readers on the progress that the South Georgia fishery has made. Photo (c) J. Brock (SARTMA - SG)

204: Tristan da Cunha: The Way Tristanians Tell It - Tristan (Agriculture) - 07.01.2004
Daniel Schreier and Karen Lavarello-Schreier have written an informative book about Tristan da Cunha, its people, way of life and language.

205: The Unseen Consequence of Longline Poaching - Tristan (Fisheries) - 15.08.2003
People, as they should be, are angry about poaching but what of the sad spin-off? Photo (c) COLTO An Illegal Toothfish Longliner poaching in the Southern Ocean.

206: A Zodiac Tour of Boatswainbird Island - Ascension (Tourism/Travel) - 10.08.2003
The little islet off the coast of Ascension Island is called Boatswainbird Island. M/S ENDEAVOUR organised a zodiac tour of the islet. Photo (C) J. Brock (SARTMA) Yet another lava bridge and a great photo op.

207: A Zodiac Tour Of Gough Island - Tristan (Tourism/Travel) - 07.07.2003
Though no landings were permitted on Gough Island, the crew and passengers of M/S ENDEAVOUR were able to do a zodiac tour with some spectacular results. Photos (c) J. Brock (SARTMA)

208: South Georgia Residents Rescue Stranded Fishermen - S.Georgia (Fisheries) - 23.05.2003This article has photographs
The residents of South Georgia had their hands full earlier this month when three ships ran aground in bad weather. Two are still there. Photo (c) Dr. Sue Dowling - The cast of characters who winter over in South Georgia in 2003: Back (L-R)Tim Carr, Pauline Car, Suzi Hawkins, Rich Mitchell Middle (L-R) Howie Owen, John Clemens,Frin Ross, Sarah Lurcock, Ian Parsons Front (L-R)Sue Dowling, Andy Godsell, Rob Gater, Pat Lurcock

209: South Georgia Maritime Zone: A Successful Partnership - S.Georgia (Fisheries) - 07.04.2003This article has photographs
The second half of the South Georgia Maritime Zone's marriage of management and science is carried out in a lab and on fishing boats.

210: South Georgia Management Zone: - S.Georgia (Fisheries) - 02.04.2003This article has photographs
A Successful Marriage of Management and Science! Find out why management and science are needed for a top - class fishery.

211: St. Helena: A Fishery on the Way Up! - St Helena (Fisheries) - 02.04.2003
St. Helena's fishery is quite different than that of South Georgia. The style and approach of stock assessmant and management reflect the uniqueness of the fishery.

212: All Change at FIDC - Falklands (Business News) - 00.00.0000
An exciting new chapter has begun at the Falkland Islands Development Corporation with the enactments of the FIDC Ordinance

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