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.

July Storm Impact Update, 15th August 2019

Village slowly getting back to normal
15-Aug-2019
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MFV Edinburgh Storm Relief Voyage

Departure from Cape Town
13-Aug-2019
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Tristan represented at inaugural DEFRA-OT meeting

Report and photo from Tristan Government UK Representative Chris Carnegy

On August 6th and 7th the UK's Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs hosted the inaugural meeting of its Working Group to liaise with the Overseas Territories.

Topics covered included the Blue Belt ocean-protection programme, marine litter, and the implications of Brexit for Tristan's lobster exports to the EU.

Tristan UK Representative Chris Carnegy and Environment Policy Officer Stephanie Martin attended. The event was chaired by DEFRA OT lead Piotr Mahey.

Chris Carnegy (left) with Stephanie Martin and Piotr Mahey
outside DEFRA's London offices.

Wave Dancer hand-over ceremony

Event at Lymington in Hampshire
31-Jul-2019
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Tristan represented at Small Satellite Business Conference

Chris Carnegy attends event at European Space Agency
31-Jul-2019
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Chief Islander's 2019 UK Visit

Director of Fisheries James Glass looks back on his tour
31-Jul-2019
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Latest July Storm reports and images

Including photos from Chief Islander James Glass
30-Jul-2019
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Island Council agrees Fish Quotas for each island

Plans ensure conservation of Tristan Lobster stocks
30-Jul-2019
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Latest Storm News from the island

Update on how the community is coping with the July storm crisis
27-Jul-2019
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