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"Sky, Sea,Sand" wins 2016 Photo Competition

Posted on Nov 25th 2016

A self-employed joiner from Prestwich, Manchester has won the 2016 Isles of Scilly Photography Competition following an online public vote on VisitIslesOfScilly.com. Carl Farran won with his photograph entitled “Sky, Sea, Sand” after it received more than 1,200 votes.

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Record night for Scilly at Cornwall Tourism Awards 2016

Posted on Nov 4th 2016
Hell Bay Hotel on Scilly wins Gold at the Cornwall Tourism Awards 2016

The Isles of Scilly scooped no less than seven gongs at last night’s dazzling Cornwall Tourism Awards which took place at the Headland Hotel, Newquay.

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Vote for your favourite Scilly photo

Posted on Oct 23rd 2016

The countdown is on to find the winner of the 2016 Isles of Scilly Photography Competition.

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Seven Scilly businesses shortlisted for Cornwall Tourism Awards!

Posted on Oct 10th 2016
Cornwall Tourism Awards 2015 - The Trophies

Well, what a bumper year for the Isles of Scilly! No less than seven businesses from Scilly have just been announced as finalists at this year's Cornwall Tourism Awards, more than in any previous years.

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Book your tickets for Walk Scilly Weekend!

Posted on Oct 3rd 2016
Walking at Dawn - Walk Scilly Weekend 2016

It's almost here... Walk Scilly Weekend from 13th to 17th October: 5 days of wonderful walks across 7 islands. October is the perfect time to explore the wilder side of the Isles of Scilly: the hedgerows come alive, the seals pop their pups and the migrating birds make their entrance.

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Christmas on Scilly, far from the madding crowds!

Posted on Sep 22nd 2016
The simplicity of Scilly's Christmas lights

If you're looking for a quieter, romantic getaway this Christmas, there's no better place in England than here on the Isles of Scilly.

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Ros Hann wins Taste of Scilly competition

Posted on Sep 20th 2016
Ros Hann, winner of the Taste of Scilly competition

Congratulations to Ros Hann who has won the Taste of Scilly Competition, and with it a two-nights' stay on St. Mary's courtesy of Tregarthen's Hotel and Isles of Scilly Travel. 

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Isles of Scilly shortlisted again for Family Traveller Award

Posted on Aug 5th 2016
St martin's spring clean

The Isles of Scilly has once again been shortlisted for the Family Traveller Awards 2016, this year in the Best UK Region for Families. Last year, Scilly lifted the trophy as the Best UK destination for Families.

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Full programme unveiled for Islands' Regatta

Posted on Jul 8th 2016
Scilly regatta red arrows

It's time to get ready for a whole lot of maritime fun at this year's inaugural Islands' Regatta which takes place over the August Bank Holiday weekend.

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Raising a glass for a Taste of Scilly

Posted on Jun 22nd 2016
Taste of Scilly food festival logo

 This September, the Isles of Scilly will raise a glass to the very best of its local food and drink when it hosts the month-long inaugural Taste of Scilly festival.

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