Tag Archives: Sharon Wainwright

Airport road name honours Sharon’s memory

The memory of Sharon Wainwright, who led the push for air travel to St Helena, is to be honoured in the naming of a section of the airport access road. Wainwright Way was one of seven winning entries in a … Continue reading

Posted in Airport, News | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

What the nurse said to the governor: Andrew Gurr looks back

When Andrew Gurr arrived on St Helena in 2007 as the first governor to be appointed through open competition, he found an island civil service that was financially adrift. It needed to undergo surgery – and so, later on, did … Continue reading

Posted in Airport, Ascension, Comment, Culture, Economy, Health, Media, Tourism, UK overseas territories | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment