Monthly Archives: February 2018

Depths of emotion: divers say a damp goodbye to the RMS (and they took their own ‘prop’ for the picture)

It seemed there was no part of the RMS St Helena that went uncelebrated during the ship’s final visit home. Not even the propellors. A few members of St Helena Dive Club slipped below the surface and gave them one last “inspection” before … Continue reading

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‘A true St Helenian farewell’: RMS St Helena departs on final voyage from her home island

Some watched from the quayside, and some climbed to the high ground to watch the RMS St Helena steam across James Bay and out towards the horizon, for what everyone thought would be the last time. It didn’t turn out … Continue reading

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