Scillies


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Scillies

[ˈsɪlɪz] NPL Scilly Isles [ˈsɪlɪˌaɪlz] NPLIslas fpl Sorlinga

Scillies

, Scilly Isles
plScillyinseln pl
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Paul, 49, spent a decade skippering in the British Virgin Islands - quite similar to the Scillies, he says - then came home and acquired The Meridian.
The sea crossing to the Scillies from Penzance on the classic Scillonian takes up to three hours and costs from PS55.
So valuer Jim Spencer was called to the family flat in London and the Scillies holiday cottage.
You will be sampling the delights of Cork before moving on for some island fun in the Scillies, which is covered in heathland and fringed by sandy beaches off the Cornish coast.
This replica of a 92-foot 18th century pilot schooner would visit Newcastle and the Orkney Islands, Liverpool and the Scillies, beginning and ending its journey at Falmouth.
Surprisingly, when we reached The Scillies, it appeared that the wind coming across these very low islands was significantly lessened.
WILSON: SCILLY ISLES THEY loved the Scillies so much that in 1958 Harold Wilson and wife Mary bought land for PS200 and built a three-bed bungalow which they visited for the rest of their lives.
The Scillies comprise five inhabited and numerous uninhabited islands.
The narrative links the calamitous, yet fascinating, sinking of the Lusitania, a little girl discovered, quite wild, on an uninhabited isle in the Scillies, daily life on the Isles of Scilly during that period and personal tragedies.
Nesting seabirds have been in decline on the Scillies for decades.
A wide range of on-board leisure facilities Grand British Isles from Hull on board MV Discovery Departs 26 March 2014 This hugely enjoyable circumnavigation of our sceptred isle includes the island outposts of Shetland, Mull, Guernsey and the Scillies, as well as calls at remote Scottish outpost Scrabster, the great cities of Edinburgh, Belfast and Dublin and an inaugural visit to historic Dover, gateway to the beautiful Garden of England.