Media website profiles St Helena Online

Simon Pipe writes: A profile of St Helena Online has been published on the Online Journalism Blog, which monitors new developments in the world of internet media – including “hyperlocal” news websites. It acknowledges the many people who’ve helped create this site. I’m quoted as follows: “Mainly, though, I’m proud of the fantastic range of stories on the […]

Please sponsor my left knee, so I can tell better stories

By Simon Pipe, editor Ninety thousand hits in nine months isn’t bad going, but if St Helena Online is to be even more interesting, it needs a little money. It’s only right that this should involve me in pain, exhaustion and darkness. And that was just on the training walks. This weekend, I hope to […]

St Helena Online is six months old. Happy reading

Ann's Place, sketch

by Simon Pipe, editor St Helena Online is six months old today – 20 July 2012. Although a couple of features were posted on the site at the back end of 2011, it was not until January that it became properly active. One day, a yachtie’s drawing of Ann’s Place in Jamestown popped up on […]