One in ten jobs affected as Castle sheds services, says report

The number of government workers on St Helena is set to be cut by nearly a tenth over the next year, according to the report on the island’s annual aid negotiations. It says the headcount is to be reduced from 820 to 749 as the island public service is slimmed down. But it appears many of those […]

£48,000 a year for someone to solve island housing shortage

A housing expert is being recruited to try to find more low-cost homes for people on St Helena – and enable young people to remain on the island. It is one of several posts, worth more than half a million pounds in salary, being advertised by St Helena Government. They include jobs running the island’s […]