News

Inaugural Paint the Day Hailed an Outstanding Success

Posted on May 16th 2018
Porthcressa Bay Panorama, by Jacob Kerssemakers, winner of Paint the Day 2018

This year’s inaugural Paint the Day on Scilly has been declared an outstanding success with more than 100 entries on St. Mary’s (including around 50 students from the Five Islands School).

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Paint the Day launches this year's Art Scilly

Posted on May 11th 2018

Tomorrow marks the start of Isles of Scilly’s annual celebration of local artists and creative talent, Art Scilly, which this year, is supported by Creative Islands, one of 16 national Cultural Destinations projects funded by Arts Council England.

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Win a trip to Scilly with a stunning photo!

Posted on Mar 29th 2018

Visit Isles of Scilly is delighted to announce the launch of Scilly’s official Photography Competition for 2018 in partnership with Karma St. Martin's Hotel.

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Spectacular Success for Scilly in the South West

Posted on Feb 3rd 2018
Southwest Tourism Awards - the awards

Following the Isles of Scilly outstanding success at last November’s Cornwall Tourism Awards, this tiny archipelago of just 2,200 people has once again punched well above its weight the South West Tourism Excellence Awards which took place at a spectacular awards ceremony in Torquay’s Riviera In

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No stopping Walk Scilly!

Posted on Jan 29th 2018
Walk Scilly Samson

Tickets for Walk Scilly, the annual spring-time walking festival on the Isles of Scilly have gone on sale today. This year, the festival has been extended to 11 days and 37 walks.

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2018 Guide for the Isles of Scilly sets Cultured Tone for the Islands

Posted on Dec 19th 2017
Isles of Scilly Guide 2018 Cropped Cover shot

The Islands' Partnership, the destination management organisation for the Isles of Scilly, is delighted to reveal its official Islands Guide for 2018.

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The Daily Commute wins 2017 Isles of Scilly Photo Competition

Posted on Nov 20th 2017
Daily Commute on St. Martin's - by vintage tractor

A photo depicting a Scillonian farmer heading off to tend his fields in his vintage tractor on the island of St. Martin’s has scooped this year’s top prize in the annual Isles of Scilly Photography Competition.

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Five of the best for Scilly at Cornwall Tourism Awards

Posted on Nov 3rd 2017
Hell Bay win Gold at the Cornwall Tourism Awards 2017

The Isles of Scilly scooped five gongs at last night’s dazzling Cornwall Tourism Awards which once again took place at the Headland Hotel, Newquay.

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Candice wins Walk Scilly foraging break

Posted on Oct 9th 2017
Candice Malt, winner of the Walk Scilly Weekend Competition

Candice Malt has won a weekend for two at Karma St Martin's and Skybus flights from Lands End having entered our special Walk Scilly Weekend competition hosting by the West Briton.

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Five on Scilly get shortlisted for Cornwall Tourism Awards

Posted on Sep 29th 2017
Cornwall Tourism Awards 2015 - The Trophies

The shortlisted finalists in the Cornwall Tourism Awards 2017/18 have been announced and once again, the Isles of Scilly will be well represented at this year’s ceremony taking place at the Headland Hotel in Newquay, Cornwall on Thursday 2nd November.

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