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Introducing the For the Love of Scilly competition winners...

Posted on Mar 7th 2016
Guard house competition winners

Jane and Graham Coombes have won Visit Isles of Scilly's For the Love of Scilly Competition which we ran over the Valentine's weekend. They will enjoy a short break next week at The Guard House on the Garrison, St. Mary's.

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Lucky cruise ship visitor wins short break to Tresco

Posted on Jan 11th 2016

One lucky cruise ship visitor - Elaine Williams from Stourbridge in the West Midlands - has won a three-night break to the New Inn on Tresco for two,

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Lots of fun at Scilly's Christmas Festival

Posted on Dec 24th 2015

There was an excellent turnout at last night's second Scilly Christmas Festival in Hugh Town on St. Mary's.

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New 2016 Isles of Scilly Guide now available

Posted on Dec 18th 2015
IOS 2016 brochure cover

The new 2016 Isles of Scilly Guide is now available to read and enjoy online.

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Scilly to host World Series qualifier for ÖTILLÖ Swimrun World Champs

Posted on Nov 25th 2015
Otillo Jako Bedholm

The Isles of Scilly has been selected to host the ÖTILLÖ Swimrun World Series Event in the UK. This is the first time that a qualifying race for this unique Swimrun World Championship race has ever been held in the UK.

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Student wins this year's Scilly photo competition

Posted on Nov 17th 2015
Tropical oasis from plane

A final year “A” level student from Norfolk has won the 2015 Isles of Scilly Photography Competition following a public online vote on VisitIslesOfScilly.com.

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Great night for Scilly at Cornwall Tourism Awards

Posted on Nov 16th 2015
Cornwall Tourism Awards 2015 - The Trophies

It was a good night for Scilly at the Cornwall Tourism Awards on Thursday evening, with two businesses scooping awards.

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Two English Rose Awards for Scilly guesthouses

Posted on Oct 23rd 2015
Scilly St Mary's Wheelhouse Bed and Breakfast

Not one, but two guesthouses on the Isles of Scilly have received a VisitEngland ROSE award, in recognition of service excellence.

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Geographical Magazine competition winner announced

Posted on Oct 22nd 2015
dave and amy Geographical

Congratulations to Dave Burkitt and his partner Amy Cort who have won a competition to win a short break at the Star Castle on St. Mary's and a special wine-tasting at Holy Vale Winery.

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Scilly named Best UK Destination for Families

Posted on Oct 6th 2015
Scilly wins Family Traveller Award 2015 for Best UK Destination for Families

The Isles of Scilly has been named Best UK Destination for families at this year's Family Traveller Awards.

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