Support in the right course choices means students will keep returning
ISLANDER Sorrel Robertson is about to begin her second year at Exeter University where she is studying Ancient History and History
IF there’s one thing certain about being a Falkland Island student studying abroad it’s that we’re lucky.
Unlike the majority of University and boarding students we do not have to face the trials of paying student debt for a large part of our working lives, and I am certainly grateful for the opportunity to study what I am interested in, despite living half-way across the world from it all.
However, while there are plenty of good things that the Government does for us, there are also things that could be improved.
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Plans made for abandoned Argentine yacht La Sanmartiniana
THREE representatives of the owners of the abandoned Argentine yacht FIPCA La Sanmartiniana, picked up last October by the Falklands' Patrol Vessel, visted the Falklands last month, according to a press statement from the Falkland Islands Government.
The group visited from July 10-16 in order to assess the vessel’s condition and make the necessary plans to effect vital repairs to enable the vessel to return to Argentina at a later date which is yet to be determined.
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