Lipsi island news and views
Lipsi is a Greek island found at the northern end of the Dodecanese chain that runs up the west coast of Turkey. Lipsi has a good natural harbour and accommodates plenty of visiting summer yacht flotillas. Lipsi island is very small and holiday visitors can walk to all the beaches from the single port town. The island has oodles of charm and offers holidays of peace and tranquillity.
Fishermen on the Greek holiday island of Lipsi have been urged to back an appeal to save their livelihoods, preserve fish stocks and protect marine mammals by switching to larger mesh nets
Health sector cuts could leave local residents and holiday visitors to Lipsi without proper medical cover, island officials have warned. Councillors on the island are outraged at island doctors being sent to work elsewhere and the doors of the medical clinic locked.
Many smaller Greek islands plan on going green in the near future by meeting the full total of all their power needs entirely from renewable energy sources.