"You decide how you want to be governed"

AT his swearing in ceremony on Tuesday the new Governor of the Falkland Islands emphasised that he was here to work with, “the democratically elected representatives of the people,” and it was, “entirely proper that you decide how you wish to be governed, now and in the future.”


Mr Nigel Phillips CBE and his wife Emma arrived in the Falklands on Monday and on Tuesday attended a parade on Victory Green following the official ceremony.

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Ascension Islanders ignored? FCO on the case

THE Foreign and Commonwealth Office is, “working hard to find an interim solution,” to the situation caused by the suspension of flights to Ascension Island, a spokesperson told Penguin News this week.

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Red Cross exhumation of Argentine bodies to begin

WITH 123 graves to be exhumed but 140 families waiting for news, the exhumation and identification of Argentine war dead in the Falklands will bring answers to some families, but not every family involved.

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