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Falkland Islands

  • Sunday, June 6th 2004 - 21:00 UTC

    Gibraltar Breaking News.

    Headlines:
    UK-Spain committed to “constructive dialogue”; Tercentenary celebrations with Princess Anne; United front in C 24 session; Tories promise to rescind Westminster Declaration.

  • Friday, June 4th 2004 - 21:00 UTC

    Penguin News Update.

    Headlines:
    Survey plane damaged after landing gear failure; £30,000 feasibility study into government buildings' future; Radio DJs return; Reindeer meat on sale soon; Remember to buckle up...

  • Thursday, June 3rd 2004 - 21:00 UTC

    “Devastatingly” poor Illex season.

    A devastatingly poor Illex season overshadowed developments in the fisheries sector said Falkland Islands Governor Howard Pearce.

  • Thursday, June 3rd 2004 - 21:00 UTC

    Active year for Minerals Department.

    Falkland Islands Governor Howard Pearce in his annual address to the Legislative Council said that the Department of Mineral Resources had an active year with interest in exploration for hydrocarbons in frontier areas increasing in the second half of 2003 because of unrest in the Middle East and consistently high oil prices.

  • Thursday, June 3rd 2004 - 21:00 UTC

    New-look for Royal Navy Patrol Vessel

    Royal Navy patrol vessel HMS Dumbarton Castle has returned home to Portsmouth from an £8m upgrade in Scotland.

  • Wednesday, June 2nd 2004 - 21:00 UTC

    Mussel fact finding trip

    Starting a mussels industry plus attracting Scottish investment to the Falkland Islands was the main objective of a two weeks fact finding trip by representatives of the Islands fishing industry.

  • Tuesday, June 1st 2004 - 21:00 UTC

    Falklands licence refund policy is accepted

    The Falkland Islands Legislative Council Fisheries Committee met in Stanley to consider the Illex squid licence refund and heard a brief preliminary report from some participants in the recent aquaculture fact-finding trip to Ireland and Scotland.

  • Monday, May 31st 2004 - 21:00 UTC

    UK discards Argentine airline flight to Falklands

    Great Britain discarded this Monday plans for an Argentine airline to fly to the Falkland Islands.

  • Friday, May 28th 2004 - 21:00 UTC

    Penguin News Update

    Headlines:
    “Significant” deficit in budget.

    Tiphanie is crowned May Queen
    Inside Penguin News.

  • Thursday, May 27th 2004 - 21:00 UTC

    Kofi Annan: decolonization “is incomplete”

    United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan has restated his commitment to decolonization in territories regarded by the organisation as non-self governing, including the Falkland Islands.