The Channel Islands rich list.

People love a rich list. I hope it's as an aspiration to working hard and achieving in the same way that people and families...

Dancing in the sky

The Dance World Cup qualifiers as well as Hockey fixtures meant there was a huge demand for inter-island travel between Guernsey and Jersey this...

States employees win £1.5m holiday

Despite voting against everyone getting a day off in February, Jersey politicians gave a big thumbs up to giving every states employee a day...

Scall-oops.

 `When the seagulls follow the trawler, it is because they think sardines will be thrown into the sea' Wise words indeed from Eric Cantona that...

The Thrill of the Chase

The Standard Chartered Jersey Marathon returns to the Island’s roads, streets, and green lanes on Sunday 5th October 2014. Now an established fixture on...

Warship to fire on Jersey

HMS Iron Duke is to fire a 15-gun ceremonial salute this evening (Friday 20 June) as she passes Jersey at the start of a...

Fairtrade School

To receive the award JCG was required to set up Fairtrade support groups consisting of students from JCG lead by teachers Cormac Timothy and Vicky Pallot. These support groups devised an action plan for the year to raise awareness of issues and to include Fairtrade in the learning experiences of students. The students came up with a whole school Fairtrade policy, created a collage of the Fairtrade logo using recycled wrappers, gave out Fairtrade chocolate samples on the high street and spoke on local radio stations. The support groups researched Fairtrade products on sale in the Island and JCG Preparatory made an elephant sculpture, held an eco day and ran a Fairtrade egg hunt.

Sport News – December

James Walker took on Japan’s famous Fuji Speedway for the sixth round of the World Endurance Championship (WEC) earlier this month. This was James’ first visit to Japan and it certainly proved memorable with the race abandoned due to monsoon weather conditions.

Dark Skies

Channel Islanders welcomed Sark’s Dark-Sky Status after it was recognised as the first Dark-Sky Island in the world by the United States based International Dark-Sky Association in 2011.

Grow your Mo!

So, you’ve registered for Movember. Know the rules of the road and choose your moustache weapon. No Mo, No Mercy.

Meet the designer

Sophie Crawshay has produced a stunning line of exclusive menswear Pocket Squares and Scarves; twenty-two year old, locally born, Sophie studied Printed Textiles and Surface Pattern Design at Leeds College of Art. In 2012 Sophie exhibited at New Designers, London.

Staycation = True Relaxation

Chances are you’ll know a jersey bean that rarely gets to the local beach, a londoner who’s never seen big ben, and a spaniard who’s yet to tour the caso batllo.

From Oysters to Apps – a journey through Jersey’s economic history

As Jersey tries to grow its digital industries in order to keep economic stagnation at bay, Gallery takes a short course in economic history and looks at some of the milestones in our Island’s attempts to keep the money flowing.

Are you in the mood for dan-cing?

The second Dance World Cup 2013 Channel Island Dance Championships will take place at Fort Regent, Jersey on 14 March 2013. This competition is...

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Hello Sunshine

With panoramic views of St Aubin’s Bay and the sight of yachts gently bobbing up and down in the marina quite literally on your doorstep, this spacious apartment will leave you with plenty to gaze at through those full-height...

Dragonboats 2022

DRAGONBOAT FESTIVAL The Albert Pier. 18th September Since 1997, thousands of people in Jersey have raced dragon boats and raised more than £700,000 for Jersey Hospice Care. September saw the usual day of revelry as teams of corporates and friends alike donned...

SKIPTON BIG IDEAS: ART IN A CHANGING WORLD

Get down to the St Helier Town Church this month for a brand new immersive art exhibition featuring over 20 artworks exploring key issues affecting our community today. What do you get if you cross 40 international and local artists,...

In Recovery

What are you planning to do to look after your mental health over the coming winter? Seasonal changes can really affect how we feel. Darker and colder days make it harder to keep up the good habits that many...

Olivia Garcia

Olivia caught our eye a while back during a scroll through Instagram, where her work lights up the screen. Olivia is currently based in Bournemouth and chatted to us about her upcoming pursuit, where it all stems from and...