The Housing Committee was made aware of budget issues for completing refurbishments. Also in this programme:

  • Death of Prince Philip marked by a 21-gun salute
  • Increase in Covid-19 cases in the Falklands
  • Problems with Falkland Island status applications addressed
  • Mobile homes discussed at the Planning and Building Committee
  • Cape Pembroke half marathon went ahead at the weekend
  • Petty crime tackled by the Royal Falkland Islands Police

 

LISTEN to the top news stories from the past 7 days.

  • The Falkland Islands has entered a covid-19 recovery phase
  • Saturday saw Camp Education celebrate 125 years in the Falklands
  • There was an unusual landing in Stanley Harbour over the weekend
  • Food security was a topic of discussion at Monday’s public meeting
  • The Falkland Islands Defence Force talks razor wire
  • And MLA Spink explains why £141,000 was moved into the Port project

 

 

This programme was broadcast on Falklands Radio on April 3, 2021. It will be available for two months.

LISTEN to the top news stories from the past 7 days.

  • Third batch of Covid-19 vaccines arrived on Thursday, meaning everyone in the Falklands over the age of 18 will now be vaccinated
  • The new mammography suite has been completed and breast screenings can begin in the Falklands
  • Department of Agriculture gave an update on a fungus killing off shrubs
  • His Excellency The Governor has extended his post
  • Royal Falkland Islands Police talk of parking problems outside the Infant and Junior School
  • And public health and the new sports facility were tackled at the Legislative Assembly

 

This programme was broadcast on Falklands Radio on March 27, 2021. It will be available for two months.

 

LISTEN to the top news stories from the past 7 days.

  • It’s been a great week for sports in the Islands, there was a table tennis tournament, teams for the Falklands Games were drawn and the 2021 hockey season launched
  • The weekly Covid-19 figures were released by the Government on Tuesday
  • Whatsapp scams are common in the Falklands, the police spoke about what to do if you receive suspicious messages
  • Falklands students received a careers day with a difference
  • The vets had a canine parvovirus update
  • And the national stud flock ram sale was brought forward to Friday

This programme was broadcast on Falklands Radio on March 20, 2021. It will be available for one month.

LISTEN to the top news stories from the past 7 days.

  • MLA Pollard spoke about the Your Government and You workshops
  • Success was had at the Horticulture show over the weekend
  • The Royal Research Vessel James Clark Ross left Falklands for the last time
  • FIG launched a public consultation for the Environment Strategy
  • Missing seaman update
  • Archaeologist Emma Goss spoke of the new Falklands Heritage Register
  • All the Covid-19 updates from the press conference held on Wednesday
  • And the weekly update with the Royal Falkland Islands Police

This programme was broadcast on Falklands Radio on March 6, 2021. It will be available for one month.