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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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Tickets now on Sale for Walk Scilly Weekend

Posted on Sep 13th 2017
Walk Scilly Weekend walk

Tickets are now on sale for this year's Walk Scilly Weekend which takes place 12th to 16th October. 

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Red Arrows & Kernow King to headline Scilly’s Bank Holiday fun

Posted on Aug 23rd 2017

The Isles of Scilly will provide a spectacular backdrop to a display by the legendary Red Arrows when they take to the skies this August Bank Holiday Monday. It’s a rapid return to the islands for the aerobatic team following their performance on the same day a year ago.

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Bill of Fare Announced for Taste of Scilly Festival

Posted on Aug 8th 2017
Scilly food festival lobster

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

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Red Arrows set to wow Scilly again

Posted on May 11th 2017
Red Arrows over Old Slipway

The Royal Air Force Aerobatics Team, the Red Arrows, will return to the skies above the Isles of Scilly for a full 25-minute aerobatic display on Bank Holiday Monday, 28th August 2017.

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Isles of Scilly launches 2017 Photography Competition

Posted on May 2nd 2017

Visit Isles of Scilly has launched its Photography Competition for 2017 in partnership with St. Mary’s Hall Hotel Isles of Scilly Travel.

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Scilly takes three at South West Tourism Awards

Posted on Feb 3rd 2017
Scilly Bryher Hell Bay hotel exterior

Scilly picked up three gongs at last night's South West Tourism Awards, a glittering gala evening which took place at Bristol's Ashton Gate stadium, the home of Bristol Rugby and Bristol City.

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Boot Up for Walk Scilly 2017

Posted on Jan 19th 2017

Tickets are now on sale for Walk Scilly 2017, the archipelago's popular walking festival with seven days of themed walks led by expert guides, taking place from 1st to 7th April.

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Scilly to benefit from new Cultural Tourism funding

Posted on Jan 10th 2017
Steve Sherris painting in the water on Scilly

The Isles of Scilly are set to benefit from major new investment into its cultural tourism offer after a successful bid by the Islands’ Partnership (Destination Management Organisation for the Isles of Scilly) to Arts Council England’s national Cultural Destinations fund.

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TIC’s Highly Commended recognition is the “icing on the cake”

Posted on Dec 13th 2016
Scilly TIC team with Highly Commended Award

The Isles of Scilly Tourist Information Centre (TIC) has crowned an exceptional year in 2016 with its Highly Commended Award at the Cornwall Tourism Awards, which recognises a commitment to excellence, outstanding customer service, creative marketing and an integrated partnership approach. 

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