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Captain's Canine wins 2018 Scilly Photo Competition

Posted on Nov 23rd 2018

A photo capturing “Isla” a salty Scillonian seadog who spends her summer days island-hopping aboard “Osprey”, has won this year’s top prize in the annual Isles of Scilly Photography Competition.

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Creative Islands announces two internationally-acclaimed artists’ residencies

Posted on Oct 26th 2018
Museum of the Moon art installation by Luke Jerram

Two internationally-acclaimed artists – Luke Jerram and Gordon Young – have been appointed by Creative Islands, the Arts Council funded project for the Isles of Scilly led by the Islands’ Partnership (Visit Isles of Scilly), to take up week-long residencies this November with a view to develop p

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Taste of Scilly Festival Set to Showcase our Seafood Islands

Posted on Aug 23rd 2018

Taste of Scilly, the festival that has foodies flocking to the Isles of Scilly, returns in September with a month-long celebration of the very best in local food, drink and produce from across the five inhabited islands.

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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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