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Bidders try to save jetty plan – after report it would be scrapped

The leading bidders for the job of building a breakwater at Jamestown are trying to bring down the cost of the project – only days after UK cabinet minister Andrew Mitchell suggested it was being dropped. The contract cannot be … Continue reading

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AUDIO: DfID Secretary on island’s “brilliant opportunity”

St Helenians and island watchers discussed the future of St Helena with the Secretary of State for International Development, Andrew Mitchell, in a rare public meeting on 19 May 2012. Afterwards, St Helena Online was granted an interview with Mr Mitchell … Continue reading

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Funding shortfall delays safer landing stage

Improvements to the wharf at Jamestown are on hold – because there’s not enough money to pay for them. Councillors were called to The Castle at short notice to be told about the threat to the project to provide cruise … Continue reading

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