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Despite a grey overcast afternoon in central London on Tuesday 07th June 2016 the RMS St Helena began her historical and final journey along London’s River Thames from Tilbury docks where she has been moored since Sunday 5th June 2016 after completing her last North bound two week voyage since departing St Helena as the […]

This week the UK press is exposing The St Helena Airport story taking it to a new level.  A special investigation online article describes some reality of the St Helena Airport issue. The online in-depth article which  was published on the 2nd of June 2016 by Lord Ashcroft (UK) outlines some key facts about the […]

When Keith Ellick (originally from St Helena) was diagnosed with terminal cancer, his boss and friend Addam (CORR) Smith was desperate to help. In a real-life version of popular TV programme DIY SOS, Mr Smith and a group of volunteers recruited from across the UK  via Facebook teamed up to transform his friend’s two-bedroom council […]

Recently the Islands Jamestown (only) hospital began a refurbishment project under the management of SA contractors Basil Read. The project consisted of upgrading the existing hospital facilities also to mention that this refurbishment project was carried out in parallel with the hospitals day-to-day operations. The project was funded with the aim to bring the hospital […]

The majority of food products sold to the consumer in a Supermarket on St Helena Island normally costs more than double and in some cases almost triple the actual price that can be seen in your normal high street supermarket outlet in South Africa or the UK. St Helena depends on the majority of its […]

As published last week the first British Airways Boeing 737-800 registration ZS-ZWG  (As shown in the video below)  operated by Comair is scheduled to arrive at the St Helena Airport on Monday April 18th 2016 at around 11.40 GMT.  ZS-ZWG is the actual aircraft designated for the Jo-burg to St Helena route. The Aircraft will […]

It has been made official by St Helena Line that from July 2016, the passenger and cargo Royal mail Ship St Helena will be removed from service. The RMS St Helena is intended for sale and London ship broker CW Kellock & Co Ltd has already been appointed to oversee the sale of the RMS. […]

The reality of regular air travel to and from St Helena is only weeks away as a large percentage of the Islands population witnessed the first ever jet landing at St Helena Island today.  Incidentally the first ever aircraft to land at the Islands airport was a fixed wing prop driven Beechcraft Air King 200 […]

Three pilots and eight passengers will arrive on a bombardier challenger 300 business jet at The new St Helena Airport (HLE) this coming Sunday the 10th April 2016. The eight passenger’s arriving forms part of the airport project, A team of five personal will also arrive from Air Safety Support International.  Justin Rothwell from ASSI who […]

Over the last week Ex BBC TV presenter Tim Wonnacott from the famous day time UK TV show Bargain Hunt made his journey to St Helena. Tim accompanied by his wife arrived on Island on the last call of the RMS St Helena from Cape Town. Tim has spent the last few days on Island […]


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