The Isles of Scilly Steamship Group’s new freight ship, the Mali Rose, will be hosting an open morning on St Mary’s today during her visit to Scilly to enable islanders to tour the ship.

Residents of Scilly are very welcome to come on board to see the work that has been done to date to refit the freight ship, and to ask questions of the ship’s crew and staff. she will be berthed alongside St Mary’s Quay tomorrow from 9am-10.30am when people are welcome to come on board.