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  • Recognition and farewell event held for Captain and crew of the MV Helena

    The MV Helena departed St Helena today, Friday 3 February 2023, for the final time. To give thanks and bid farewell to the Captain and crew of the MV Helena, a short ceremony was held at 2.30pm at Rupert’s Jetty on Saturday, 28 January 2023. The public were also invited to attend the Jetty to […]

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  • Governor’s Deputy declares Public Holiday to mark the Coronation of His Majesty King Charles III

    Acting in accordance with section 5(2) of the Public Holidays Ordinance, 1945, the Governor’s Deputy, has directed that Monday, 8 May 2023, shall be observed as a Public Holiday to mark the occasion of the Coronation of His Majesty King Charles III. A Public Notice was issued to this effect on 27 January 2023. StHelena […]

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  • Constituency Meetings

    The public are invited to note the following dates and times for Elected Members’ constituency meetings. These meetings are an opportunity for you to meet once again with your 12 Councillors and raise any issues you might have. You are encouraged to attend the meeting in the district that you live. Constituency meetings will start […]

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  • Update on Major Fault at the Power Station and Possible Load Shedding Scenarios

    Members of the public are advised that Generators No. 3 and No. 5 continue to operate at the Power Station.  The replacement part for Generator No. 1 has been sourced and has arrived in South Africa. It is expected that this will arrive on-Island on Saturday 4 February 2023. Work will then be undertaken to […]

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  • Constitution Hill Road Closure

    The public is advised that Constitution Hill Road will be closed between 9am and 3pm tomorrow, Thursday 2 February, and Friday, 3 February, and then again between Monday, 6 February, and Thursday, 9 February 2023. This closure is to enable the Roads Section to carry out repairs to the safety rails near Mr Christopher Joshua’s residence […]

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  • New Public Toilet and Shower Block Installed on Jamestown Wharf

    On 22 December 2022, a new shower and toilet block facility located at the end of Jamestown Wharf opened to the public. The facility is a purpose built, locally made containerised solution. The block offers free-to-use shower and toilet facilities, providing local and visiting water users with a vital resource in a high demand area, […]

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  • Side Path Road Officially Reopened

    Side Path Road was officially reopened on Thursday, 19 January 2023, marked with a small ceremony at the Brow, Napoleon Street, at 13:15. The road reopened to vehicular traffic in December 2022, following comprehensive rehabilitation works to widen the road, install improved road drainage and construct a new road base and surface. The ceremony was […]

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  • Jolene Moyce gains Diploma in Libraries, Archives and Information Services

    Prince Andrew School Librarian, Jolene Moyce, has recently achieved a Level 3 Diploma in Libraries, Archives and Information Services following two years of study enrolled with Barnsley College in the UK. The course was studied via distance learning and consisted of nine units of study which were assessed through the production of reports with supporting […]

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  • Additional Public Transport Service

    Joshua’s Taxis has confirmed the following additional Public Transport services with immediate effect. Transport to and from St Helena Airport on Saturdays (and Sundays when the flight to Johannesburg is scheduled) has resumed as follows: Route A: depart the Public Library, Jamestown, at 11am travelling via Alarm Forest and Longwood to the Airport. Route C: […]

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  • St Helena Public Accounts Committee visiting the UK and Welsh Parliaments

    At the invitation of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association UK Branch (CPA UK), a delegation departed St Helena on 22 January 2023 on a mission to the UK. The delegation is formed of the St Helena Public Accounts Committee (PAC) Chair, Members and the Clerk. They will be visiting the UK and Welsh Parliaments with a […]

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