On Monday 11 September, while in London, the former governor of St. Helena, Alexander Beatson, presents his latest book “A New System of Cultivation, Without Lime, Or Dung, Or Summer Fallows, as Practised at KnowleFarm, in the County of Sussex”, the Weymouth arrives at Penzance with the latest news from St. Helena which can be summed up in five words: “Bonaparte was in good health”