• St Helena Health Services work to combat Chronic Diseases

    Chronic Disease Management Conference highlights deteriorating health of the St Helena community Greater Chronic Disease Management across Health Directorate Combatting Chronic Diseases is a multi-sectional approach In a Chronic Disease Management Conference held at Prince Andrew School on Thursday, 23 January 2020, senior SHG Officials including HE Governor Dr Philip Rushbrook, staff members from the […]

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  • Developments in Children & Adults Social Care

    Children & Adults Social Care increases supported accommodation offer for adults with disabilities and additional needs Respite unit for children and adults with additional needs and disabilities to be developed Over the past 12 months the Children & Adults Social Care Directorate (C&ASC) has begun to improve the overall accommodation offer for children and adults […]

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  • St Helena Digital Economy Forum 2020 – Registration Open

    Commonwealth Digital Economy Forum taking place on St Helena between 23 and 27 March 2020 International and local registration now open Sponsorship packages available The Commonwealth Digital Economy Forum – ‘Shifting landscapes and trends’ – hosted by St Helena Government, Enterprise St Helena and the Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation (CTO) will take place on St Helena […]

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  • International Day Of Education 2020

    “The United Nations General Assembly proclaimed 24 January as International Day of Education in celebration of the role of education for peace and development. Here on St Helena we are very fortunate. SHG recognises a child’s right to education and through the Education Ordinance, 2008, ensures that we are legally bound to provide education to […]

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  • ExCo Meeting – Tuesday, 28 January 2020

    Executive Council will meet on Tuesday, 28 January 2020, at 9.30am, in the Council Chamber, to discuss the following Open Agenda items: Public Solicitors Fees St Helena World Heritage Status These papers (ExCo Memos) are available online at the following link: https://www.sainthelena.gov.sh/councils/executive-council/. Members of the public who would like to view hard copies of the […]

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  • St Helena Water Levels

    Surface flows continue to decline despite recent rainfall Current water stocks are around 40,000 cubic metres (35%) Consumption for the week fall within target levels At least a few weeks of heavy rainfall is still needed to help replenish stocks Despite recent spells of rain, especially in the mornings, surface flows to the Island’s reservoirs […]

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  • St Helena Court of Appeal

    The following is a Public Announcement from Judicial Services:  The St Helena Court of Appeal will be sitting in the United Kingdom on Thursday, 23 January 2020. The Court will be considering two criminal appeals against sentencing which were handed down from the St Helena Supreme Court. Those appeals are in the cases of Stevens […]

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  • Sea Conditions

    Emergency Planning would like to inform the public that a north-westerly swell is forecast for St Helena on Saturday, 25, to Tuesday, 28 January 2020. This may result in unsettled sea conditions in James Bay and Rupert’s Bay. The public is reminded to use caution when accessing the Seafront area and Rupert’s Jetty and advised […]

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  • St Helena Beat Surgeries

    St Helena Police Officers will be holding ‘Beat Surgeries’ in various places around the Island over the coming months. These surgeries are designed to take place in busy areas where it is easier for more people to attend. Members of the public are encouraged to use these surgeries to raise any concerns or issues affecting […]

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  • Side Path Road Closure -Wednesday, 29 January 2020

    The following is a Public Announcement from the Infrastructure & Transport Directorate: The Highways Authority has given approval for Side Path Road to be closed from 9am to 3pm on Wednesday, 29 January 2020. This closure is to allow the Roads Section to carry out repairs to the retaining wall on Side Path Road. During […]

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