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Festival Players to perform "A Comedy of Errors"

Posted on Aug 12th 2014
Festival Players will perform A Comedy of Errors on Scilly

The highly acclaimed Festival Players, a professional touring theatre company established in 1986 is coming to Scilly to perform Shakespeare's "A Comedy of Errrors".

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Russell Kane comes to Scilly for a laugh!

Posted on Aug 12th 2014
Russell Kane

One of the UK’s top stand-up comedians, Russell Kane, is to venture where few professional funny men have set foot before when he performs on the Isles of Scilly at the beginning of September. His date with Scilly has just been added to the hugely successful tour of his live show, Smallness.

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Scilly's inaugural Walk Scilly Weekend

Posted on Aug 11th 2014
Couple standing on a rock on St Mary's looking out to sea

The annual Walk Scilly 2014 was so popular this year that we’ve decided to do it again – only this time a pocket size version over a long weekend in September.

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One amazing day on Scilly

Posted on Aug 6th 2014
The triumphant rowers of the Atlantic Challenge climb the steps of St Mary's Quay after 60 days at sea

Today has been one truly amazing day on the Isles of Scilly as Chris 'Darby' Walters and Elliot Dale rowed into the history books after their incredible Atlantic Challenge.

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Karma St. Martin's opens for business!

Posted on Aug 1st 2014
Karma exterior

On Friday 1st August, St. Martin's welcomes the re-opening of the island's luxury hotel at Lower Town. Karma St. Martin's (formerly St. Martin's on the Isle) is the newest member of the Karma Resorts Collection, conceived by visionary British entrepreneur and philanthropist, John Spence.

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Miracle Theatre to perform on St. Mary's and Tresco

Posted on Jul 11th 2014
Miracle Theatre The Tempest

One of Cornwall's most celebrated outdoor theatre groups is coming to Scilly later this month to perform their version of Shakespeare's The Tempest.

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Get hooked: fishing on Scilly has never been so good

Posted on Jul 10th 2014
Blue shark in Scillonian waters

Summer is here and there’s no better time for a spot of fishing on Scilly. Whether it’s the thrill of deep sea shark fishing or the buzz of the fight when wrestling for wrasse on-shore, our winter storms earlier this year have made 2014 a bumper year to get hooked on fishing.

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10 great reasons to come to Scilly

Posted on Jul 10th 2014
St Mary's aerial view

It’s holiday time, so here are 10 great reasons why you should choose to come to the Isles of Scilly!

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Send Us Your Stunning Photos and Win a Scilly Holiday

Posted on Jun 30th 2014
Scilly boys sailing dinghy

Visit Isles of Scilly has teamed up with the Isles of Scilly Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB Partnership), Isles of Scilly Travel and Samson Hill Cottage on Bryher to launch a fantastic new photography competition for the summ

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Isles of Scilly wins coveted Website Homepage Award

Posted on Jun 29th 2014
The Website Homepage Award is presented to James Beresford

Our new website - VisitIslesofScilly.com - has won the coveted British Destinations Website Homepage Award for 2014 and praised as "an outstanding winner". The awards recognise and commend the efforts of desitnations in the production of Visitor Guides and Website homepages. 

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