GUNNY BAGS, FLAX AND BOSTON DANCING | We Saints love a good street and float parade and today’s celebration of St Helena Day brought on smiles, foot tapping and merriment as the island marked 516 years since discovery. The floats are always the highlight
HAPPY BIRTHDAY ST HELENA | Darrin Henry St Helena Day is 21 May, our island birthday, commemorating the date in 1502 when Portugese sailor, Joa Da Nova, stumbled across this little uninhabited, Atlantic outcrop. As you might expect, 21 May is a public holiday on St Helena, and celebrations are always held.
BEAUTIFUL ST HELENA IN PICTURES Happy St Helena Day 2016 everyone! So much has happened since our St Helena Day Picture Special last year (2015) – the first flights have landed at the brand new airport, the island’s first female governor has arrived and
Mount Actaeon on the central peaks at sunrise. [...]