Basil Read ship: the pictures that made Johnny homesick

Picture taken from high ground, showing ship from above, with bow and stern ropes splayed out in all directions.

This photograph of the NP Glory 4 – the first ship ever to dock at St Helena – was taken from the side of the new airport haul road on the Pipe Ridge. It appears on the St Helena Community website, here, along with several other photographs. UK-based webmaster Johnny Clingham said: “I feel homesick […]

Saint lands top job on airport project

St Helenian Janet Lawrence has been named as Airport Project Director by the island’s government. She says her role will be to ensure St Helena first-ever airport – costing nearly a quarter of a billion pounds – is opened on time and within budget. ‘There‚Äôs starting to be a real buzz and a sense that […]