Public Announcements

  • Line Painting Works In Jamestown – Sunday, 17 November 2019

    The following is a public announcement from the Infrastructure & Transport Directorate: The Highways Authority has given approval for the Roads Section to carry out line painting works on the parking area, near Dr Arnolds Monument, the Grand Parade, Jamestown, on Sunday, 17 November, starting at 7am. All vehicle users are asked to vacate this […]

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  • ExCo Report – Tuesday 12 November 2019

    Executive Council met today, Tuesday 12 November 2019, to consider and advise whether the Currency (Amendment) Bill, 2019 should be printed, published and presented as Government Business at the next formal meeting of Legislative Council on 6 December 2019. The amendments address two issues, namely: Deficit arrangements – that any deficit in any given Financial […]

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  • Statistical Bulletin on Minimum Income Standard Released

    The St Helena Government Statistics Office has today released a Statistical Bulletin containing details of the Minimum Income Standard (MIS), which forms the basis for the six-monthly review by Executive Council of the levels of Income Related Benefits and the Basic Island Pension. The Bulletin contains a table showing all previous values of the MIS […]

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  • Restricted Access to Jamestown Wharf

    The public is advised that the Jamestown Wharf will be closed to all members of the public on Monday, 11, Tuesday, 12, and Wednesday, 13 November 2019, due to the arrival of the MV Helena and subsequent cargo operations. Access to the Jamestown Wharf will be strictly prohibited and is limited only to those who […]

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  • Festival of Running Triathlon Event

    BOAT OWNERS ASKED TO KEEP THEIR BOATS CLEAR OF RUPERT’S JETTY The following is a Public Announcement from Port Control: Boat owners are asked to keep their boats clear of the Rupert’s Jetty area from 4pm onwards tomorrow, Wednesday 6 November 2019, in preparation for the Festival of Running’s Triathlon event taking place at 5pm. […]

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  • Remembrance Sunday 2019

    All persons wishing to take part in the Divine Service are asked to assemble at the Cenotaph by no later than 10.40am. Remembrance Sunday falls on 10 November 2019. On that day The Right Reverend Lord Bishop of St Helena Dale Bowers will conduct a Divine Service at the Cenotaph. His Excellency the Governor will […]

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  • Road Closure – New Bridge Pond To Estcourt Gardens

    The following is a Public Announcement from the Infrastructure & Transport Directorate: The Highways Authority has given approval for the road from New Bridge Pond to Estcourt Gardens to be closed from 1pm to 3pm on Wednesday, 6 November 2019. This closure is to allow the Roads Section and Rock Guards to remove an unstable […]

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  • Remembrance Sunday – Road And Parking Spaces Closure

    The public is advised that the Highways Authority has given approval for the road and area surrounding the Cenotaph to Donny’s Place, and five parking spaces in front of the Court House, to be closed on the morning of Sunday, 10 November 2019, in order for the Remembrance Sunday Service to take place. The road […]

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  • Sea Conditions

    The Emergency Planning Department would like to inform the public that a north- westerly swell is forecast for St Helena from Sunday, 3 November 2019. This may result in a large sea swell and breakers in James Bay and Rupert’s Bay. The public is asked to use caution when accessing the Seafront area. To avoid […]

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  • Driving Tests

    The following is a public announcement from the Police Directorate: The public is advised that bookings for driving tests will be unavailable from Monday, 18 November 2019, through to Monday, 6 January 2020. Any inconvenience caused is regretted. SHG 29 October 2019 https://www.sainthelena.gov.sh        

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