Challenging behaviour unit tipped for approval

A proposed challenging behaviour unit in the grounds of the old Half Tree Hollow School has been recommended for approval. Plans include nine bedrooms, a sensory room, a “time out” space and a seclusion room, laid out in two blocks linked by a covered walkway, with a courtyard in one of them. Facilities to care […]

Council to meet in public for airport buildings debate

Members of the public are invited to observe a special meeting of St Helena’s executive council to discuss the island’s proposed airport buildings. Councillors will discuss the exterior finishes of the terminal and the building that will house the control tower, fire and rescue, fuel management and other facilities. The meeting takes place at 9.30am on […]

Island media, 20 January 2012

Military interest in the airport (or not) – representation in the UK Parliament – underwater heritage – a Falklands cruise row – points mean immigration – cargo ship concerns – SHG breaches its planning rules – a ban on pets from Africa – and St Helena’s international cricket team.  Not much news, but plenty of […]