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St Helena Connection

Issue 14 - Spring 2013

Society Matters / AGM / Spire Appeal
Airport Progress
Ladder Hill Fort Hotel Proposals
St Helena in Transition
Friends of St Helena 25 Years
Napoleon’s death mask
FoSH 25 Years of AGMs and Meetings
FoSH Committee and Office Holders
Museum Post Office Archives Project
Re-establishment of Booby Colonies
Modelling the RMS
Book Page
St Helena at Auction
Jamestown’s New Passenger Terminal
Napoleon’s Death / Dolphin Run

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Issue 13 - Autumn 2012

Autumn Meeting – Nigel Kirby on the airport
St Helena Britannica
An East Indiaman off St Helena
Governor Skottowe Returns Home
Circumnavigators No 7: Bernard Moitessier
Cable Deal Welcomed
George Benjamin: a Tribute / Angela Wigglesworth
The Story of the discovery of the Dwarf Ebony: R. Cairns-Wicks
Lesley Ninnes Remembers George Benjamin
Lemon Valley Developments
The Archives Digitisation Project
St Helena Fifty Years Ago: Wirebird Extracts
St Helena Christmas Quiz
Book Page
St Helena at Auction
Lot’s Wife / George Benjamin at the endemic Arboretum

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Issue 12 - Spring 2012

The Friends AGM
A Media Hubbub
Island Sky Island Hopping
Cruise ship numbers
Circumnavigators No 6: Ray Kauffman
St Helena’s Airport: 70 years of frustration
An Oberoi Hotel for St Helena: The SHELCO Proposals
Apart from the Airport why is PBP so Special?
St Helena Online
The Guns from Banks’s Battery
Excavation of the Liberated African Graveyard in Rupert’s Valley
Book Page
Auction news
Deadwood / PBP Before the Bulldozing Begins

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Issue 11 - Autumn 2011

Society Matters – Autumn Meeting
Terry Spens, a Tribute
New Governor / Falklands
Circumnavigators No 6: the Strouts
Airport News. Sharon Wainwright
Interview with Michel Martineau
Patsy Flagg MBE
Tristan Volcano Erupts 50 Years Ago
Wharf Improvements Phase 2
Centenary of the SS Papanui Wreck
St Helena and the Hideaway Tour
St Helena 50 Years Ago
Quiz
Book Page
Auction news
Heart Shaped Waterfall

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Issue 10 - Spring 2011

Society Matters / 75 Years of St Helena’s Slavery
AGM / Lemon Valley Conservation Management Plan
SHAPE: St Helena’s Active Participation in Enterprise
Circumnavigators No 4: Captain Voss
The XX Talented Newcomers
A Field Guide to St H Plant Life / Friends of Gibraltar
SHNT Opens Heart Shape Waterfall
Celebrating the Rediscovery of the St Helena Ebony
Is St Helena’s Climate Changing?
Shipwreck at Tristan da Cunha
Ascension Island Another Green World
A Lock of Napoleon’s Hair
Book Page
Unthinkable? Banishing Tyrants to Exile
Major Moss One of St Helena’s Finest Sons
St Helena: The Most Extraordinary Place on Earth

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Issue 9 - Autumn 2010

Society Matters and St Helena Association
Autumn Meeting – Napoleon at St Helena
The Longwood Restoration Project
Solo Circumnavigators No 3: Alain Gerbault
Circumnavigators / A day with G Benjamin
The St Helena National Trust Strategic Vision
Edmond Halley and St Helena
The Denzil Ibbetson Sale in New Zealand
Exploring your St Helena Ancestry
Confessions of a Napoleonic Blogger
A Flag for Ascension / Experts Discover Extinct Plant
Durer’s Rhinoceros: First Recorded Animal Visit St Helena
Airport News
St Helena 50 Years Ago
Book page
Jamestown Wharf Improvement Project
St Helena at Auction
Christmas Quiz

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Issue 8 - Spring 2010

Report on AGM and Chairman’s Address
Letters / Invitation to Napoleon Day
Society News
St Helena’s Rollers of 1846
Women’s Corona Society
Solo Circumnavigators 2: Harry Pidgeon
Tea with Jessica March
The Heritage Construction Skills Project
Michael John Clancy 1949-2010
Bob Johnson Remembered
More Farewells
Ascension Island a Long Way from Home
Roots and Shoots – extracts from the Exhibition
Book page and St Helena Features in BBC Play
Tortoise Trouble / St Helena’s Population
Fire Engine / St Helena Association
Queen Mary 2 at St Helena

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Issue 7 - Autumn 2009

Meet the Friends’ Committee
St Helena Guiding
St Helena Connections Discovered. Portrait by Benjamin Grant
Solo Circumnavigators and St Helena No1: Joshua Slocum
St Helena Development Authority.
Re-enactment of the arrival of the first Bishop. Tribute to Terry Spens
Progress on Museum Visitor Centre.
St Helena Association / St Helenian Cricketer
St Helena 50 Years Ago
Darrin Henry interviews Gareth Drabble
New books reviewed
Ruperts slave graves project update
Andrew Nicholl and St Helena plus other auction news.
Christmas quiz

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Issue 6 - Spring 2009

Chairman’s Report and Accounts
Obituary John Massingham
Obituary John Noakes and Elizabeth Gilpin / Holiday of a Lifetime
Airport Project Goes to Consultation
A Look Back at the Thornton Affair
High Knoll Fort
News from the Museum of St Helena
Reading Sports Update / St Helenian Cricketer / Book News
Inhuman Traffic; Excavations of the Liberated African Cemeteries
Maureen Jonas Interviewed by Darrin Henry
Saints in Print
Darwin and St Helena
Jonathan, Page 3 Pin-Up
St Helena Association

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Issue 5 - Autumn 2008

Airport On or Off?
Editorial
Reading Sports
Obituaries
St Helena’s Top Model, Lisa-Jane Fowler
Ascension News
Jamestown Rockfalls
Latest news on the Museum of St Helena’s Visitor Centre
St Helena News Digest
Tammy Williams, recording artist, Sharon Henry
Book News
Book review
James Miranda Barry story to be featured in new film
SHG Loses Two Prominent Members
Shipping News from Andrew Weir Shipping
Airport Photos

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