Saturday 26th of December 2020 07:59:34 AM
On Christmas Eve at St Mary’s Airport, 5 people were turned away having travelled from Tier 4 regions for a holiday. Words fail me that people are still doing this!
The Scilly Isles is now the only Tier 1 area in the country. What a great idea to try to keep it that way.
- Christmas Day Swim update 738 views
- Sewage pollution alerts 692 views
- Is Bude being ruined? 646 views
- Another local features in the new Stein series … 550 views
- Who created Bude’s penguins? 484 views
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