Tag Archives: St Helena Day

18 August: Happy St Helena Day!

St Helena Online wishes all readers a happy St Helena Day. Yes, really. There are two feast days of St Helena, in May and August, celebrating the saint credited with finding the remains of the True Cross of Christ in the … Continue reading

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Nick is honoured for service to St Helena

Nick Stevens is to receive a Badge of Honour for the work he does for St Helena, and especially the island’s young people. As head of the New Horizons youth project in Jamestown he has overseen the organisation of St … Continue reading

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St Helena Day ‘best to date’, says Nick

The “best St Helena Day” for years raised more than two and a half thousand pounds for Nick Stevens’s organising team at New Horizons. Monday’s celebrations included the biggest firework display seen on the island for a decade, and the introduction of … Continue reading

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Barry’s pictures capture St Helena Day laughter

Nicky Stevens’s team at New Horizons has staged a spirited St Helena Day celebration in Jamestown. Saints who are away from home can join in the laughter by looking at Barry Hubbard’s gallery of pictures on Facebook. They’re guaranteed to … Continue reading

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Museum celebrates 10 years on St Helena Day (with audio)

St Helena Day 2012 was celebrated with the first firework display the island had seen in ten years. But a decade earlier – on the 500th anniversary of the island’s discovery – it was marked with an even more significant event: … Continue reading

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