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Time-Lapse St Helena: The Firewood Gatherer

CHERYL WILLIAMS, 53, LONGWOOD | Sharon Henry "That picture was taken 33 years ago, I was 20 then. In those days you had to go look for small wood for the next morning so you could get up and light the fire for tea or

By |2017-09-07T08:25:14+00:00September 7th, 2017|Amazing People, Culture, St Helena|12 Comments

Ticket Prices for Flights to St Helena from South Africa

Air Ticket Prices to St Helena Announced | Darrin Henry Prices for return flights to St Helena from South Africa will start at £804 (Johannesburg) or £846 (Cape Town). The ticket prices for flights to St Helena were published today by St Helena Government

By |2018-08-21T10:46:10+00:00August 30th, 2017|St Helena|19 Comments

Churches, Cathedrals and Places of Worship – Photography Competition

FACEBOOK PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION It’s that time of year again – the theme for our third annual photography competition is ‘Churches, Cathedrals and Places of Worship,’ taking place on 8 October with cool t-shirt prizes for the three winners. Entry is free for anyone who has

By |2018-08-13T17:37:02+00:00August 15th, 2017|Photoshoots, St Helena|0 Comments

Country Shops, Part 4 – Entrepreneurs on St Helena

SMALL BUSINESSES WORKING FROM HOME | Sharon Henry "The shop started in the late 80's," recalls Amelia with a wistful look in her eye, "my Dad (Eric 'Anderson' Andrews,) used to work on the RMS, bringing grocery items from Cape Town and selling them from

By |2018-01-30T14:38:14+00:00August 11th, 2017|Amazing People, Culture, St Helena|7 Comments

Country Shops On St Helena, Part 3 – Blue Hill and Longwood

PRESERVING THE TRADITIONAL COUNTRY SHOPS, Part 3 | Sharon Henry "We opened this shop in 1974 so it has been going for over 42 years now," says Audrey glancing at the blanket of rain falling just outside her Blue Hill Shop door.

By |2018-06-26T05:34:35+00:00August 9th, 2017|Amazing People, Culture, St Helena|8 Comments

Time-Lapse St Helena: The International Island Games Gold Medal Shooter

SIMON HENRY, 45, TARGET RIFLE SHOOTER, BUCKINGHAMSHIRE | Sharon Henry "I was nervous leading up to the Gotland 2017 International Island Games; preparation was intense. I had been one of the favourites in the Jersey 2015 Games to medal in the 3P Individual.

By |2018-06-24T10:17:42+00:00July 24th, 2017|Amazing People, Sport, St Helena|6 Comments

Flights to St Helena From Johannesburg and Cape Town Announced

SA AIRLINK ST HELENA FLIGHTS TO GO VIA WINDHOEK | Darrin Henry SA Airlink and St Helena Government have surprised everyone it seems, announcing the long awaited flights to St Helena will link from both Johannesburg and Cape Town in South Africa, via the Namibian capital

By |2017-08-30T18:29:51+00:00July 22nd, 2017|St Helena|24 Comments

St Helena Shooters Off To The Small Island Games, Gotland 2017

GIRLS WITH GUNS ON A MISSION | Darrin Henry Packing three high-tech rifles between them, female target shooters Madolyn Andrews and Jodie Scipio-Constantine are making the epic journey from St Helena to compete at the Small Island Games 2017 on the Swedish island of Gotland.

By |2017-06-11T22:49:24+00:00June 12th, 2017|Amazing People, Sport, St Helena|2 Comments

How To Make St Helena Bread and Dance (Tomato Paste)

SAINT TOMATO PASTE RECIPE | Sharon Henry There probably aren’t many foods that are associated with dancing, as much as tomato paste sandwiches are here on St Helena. So much so we’ve nicknamed them ‘bread ‘n’ dance,’ an island favourite made of tomatoes and onion – sounds simple but boy do

By |2017-06-04T23:26:33+00:00June 9th, 2017|Culture, Food and Drink, St Helena|4 Comments

Time Lapse St Helena: The Seed Worker

KEDELL LAWRENCE, 74, Nr HALF WAY | Sharon Henry "I didn't start doing seed work until 2014. Miss Rose Bennett, round Rupert’s taught my daughter Carrie about six years ago. Carrie taught me and that's how I ended up doing this. A lot of people now don't do nothing like

By |2017-06-04T22:06:00+00:00June 5th, 2017|Amazing People, Culture, St Helena|7 Comments
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