The Underdog – Identify them and Encourage.
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The Underdog – Identify them and Encourage.

“I was not a messiah, but an ordinary man who had become a leader because of extraordinary circumstances.” Nelson Mandela On two occasions this week I have had discussions with people about how we deem ‘it has always been this way, so why change it?’ We have upheld people with all of the credentials for…

Saint FM Discussion Panel – Go Saint Helena!
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Saint FM Discussion Panel – Go Saint Helena!

On Thursday 02nd September 2021 (the same day the school started back and the little ones headed to Prince Andrew School for their first year- unfortunate name PAS) Tara Wortley, Christine Thomas, Lawson Henry, Alan Bennett and Jackie Leo assembled at Saint FM to talk. You can listen to the interview once it is uploaded…

Jamestown – The Cable has Landed
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Jamestown – The Cable has Landed

On Sunday 29th August 2021 at approximately 9 am the Google Equiano Cable arrived on Saint Helena. It was a ‘fresh’ morning as dawn arrived and with it the Teliri Cable Ship. https://www.saint.fm/googles-equiano-fibre-optic-cable-lands-on-st-helena/ As the buoy with the reference to the cable washed up on the black sand of Ruperts Beach and was retrieved by…

Why Elections and Votes mean so much
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Why Elections and Votes mean so much

“Do not let them take away your power. Don’t let them take away your democracy. Plan right now for how you are going to get involved and vote. Do it as early as you can and tell your family and friends how they can vote too.” Barack Obama No one who lived through it will…

The Real Job in Life – Ourselves
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The Real Job in Life – Ourselves

“Dedicated to Babs – You inspired me then, you inspire me now”. I don’t regret any part of my past. Some of it makes me sad, very sad, but I know that it happened to teach me valuable lessons. I can’t change it. So what’s the point? I was pretty busted up when I stepped…