News from the Tristan da Cunha Government, including the Governor, the Resident Administrator, Chief Islander and Tristan-related official events in the UK and abroad.

MV Baltic Trader's cargo voyage

Return of familiar ship with supplies for more Calshot Harbour work
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Phones down for a time on Monday 25th November

Report from Administrator Sean Burns


Phone links were not operating on Monday 25th November due to a technical fault and NOT related to further storm damage. The communications team worked promptly and links were restored by 10.40 GMT.  

Brest Atlantiques Trimaran Race passes Tristan Islands

Non-Stop Figure of Eight Atlantic Race at 30 Knots +
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Tristan Remembers

2019 Remembrance Sunday Service and Ceremony
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Tristan represented at Cenotaph Remembrance Ceremony

Overseas Territories Representatives included in Whitehall Remembrance Sunday event for the first time
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Website Team Update

Tristan Islander Hazel and husband Barry Carter start work
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Successful re-roofing after November 2019 Storm

'All Hands Day' achieves target as three key buildings repaired
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Joint Administrators Appointed

Steve Townsend and Fiona Kilpatrick to take up roles in 2020
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November Storm Photo Report

Communications restored as community again this year makes urgent storm repairs
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