Live in harmony with your neighbors Falklands reps tell Argentine delegation at UN

STOP behaving like an envious and greedy colonial power a Falklands representative told the Argentine delegation at the United Nations this week. MLA Roger Spink said Argentina need to stop “wishing to conquer and subjugate the people of the Falkland Islands and start behaving like a 21st century member of the world community, respecting democratic rights and living and working in harmony with your neighbours.”

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Drugs policy too harsh?

Meeting last week, the Education Committee revisited the subject of the zero-tolerance drugs policy in effect for students.

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Visiting original HMS Protector pilot tells of rescuing hero of Everest

FORMER helicopter pilot on the original HMS Protector (as remembered in stones on the Camber opposite Stanley) Michael Apps, and his wife Elizabeth, paid a visit to Stanley on Celebrity Eclipse this week. The couple, who had been to Long Island Farm for a shore excursion, were told by the owner Glenda Watson they should alert the newspaper to their presence – which happily they did.

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