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With Palm Oil once again spotted along the English South coast Guernsey Dog Owners Warned of Substance on Beaches

| April 17, 2014

Last October the Environment Department warned dog owners to keep pets away from any white substance they may find on local beaches and with the same substance spotted once again along the South Coast of England the GSPCA are asking dog owners to take care over the Easter break. The substance which is Palm Oil […]

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Change of venue for Manx Cancer Help’s Archibald Knox Ball due to great demand

| April 17, 2014

The Archibald Knox Ball in aid of Manx Cancer Help on Saturday September 6th has attracted such overwhelming support a larger venue has had to be secured. Sponsored by Celton Manx the ball, with joint patrons Katie Melua and James Toseland as guests of honour, will now be held in a marquee in the grounds […]

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The Channel Islands Co-operative Society is financially secure while UK announces losses

| April 17, 2014

THE Channel Islands Co-operative Society has reassured members that it remains in a strong financial position, despite its UK counterpart announcing losses today. The Society has no financial ties with the UK Co-operative and its assets are locally owned and secure. A strong performance during 2013 means that the Society, which will be celebrating 60 […]

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The Channel Islands Co-operative Society is financially secure while UK announces losses

| April 17, 2014

THE Channel Islands Co-operative Society has reassured members that it remains in a strong financial position, despite its UK counterpart announcing losses today. The Society has no financial ties with the UK Co-operative and its assets are locally owned and secure. A strong performance during 2013 means that the Society, which will be celebrating 60 […]

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KPMG comments on new Financial Reporting Standard (FRS) for insurers

| April 17, 2014

The Financial Reporting Committee (FRC) recently published FRS 103 for Insurance Contracts which supplements FRS 102 and completes the new suite of Financial Reporting Standards replacing the current UK GAAP with effect from 1 January 2015. Commenting on the publication by the FRC Simon Nicholas, Director at KPMG, says it provides further clarity for insurers […]

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CCA Galleries International Supports Jersey Heart Support Group’s Defibrillator Campaign

| April 17, 2014

CCA Galleries International are proud to support Jersey Heart Support Group’s campaign to install defibrillators in all Island schools during 2014. JHSG says that hundreds of young people die every year in the UK from undiagnosed heart conditions such as SCA (Sudden Cardiac Arrest) and SADS (Sudden Arrhythmic Death Syndrome).  Research by the British Heart […]

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Colour Monster acquires Guernsey Herald printing assets

| April 17, 2014

Local printer Colour Monster has acquired Guernsey Herald’s printing assets, making it the largest printer of its kind in the Channel Islands. Guernsey Herald was liquidated and wound up earlier this year. Colour Monster has also taken over the lease of its premises in The Guernsey Press building where it will shortly be relocating all […]

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Finalists announced for the Awards for Enterprise 2014

| April 17, 2014

More than 30 local companies have been told that they have been included in the list of businesses that are considered among the most enterprising organisations in Jersey. The shortlist of finalists for the 2014 Jersey Business Awards for Enterprise has been published, following a rigorous application and judging process. Candidates could choose to enter […]

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Spring into action with the Appleby Sportive 2014

| April 17, 2014

Entries are now open on-line (via www.ellanvannin.cc) for the 5th annual Appleby Sportive, which will take place on Bank Holiday Monday, 5 May. Starting and finishing at Ramsey Rugby Club, the challenging cycling event consists of timed courses over either 100km or 72km, taking in many roads that are not typically used in local races […]

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Jersey Heritage Lets Open Day – Your Chance to Explore!

| April 17, 2014

From 10am – 4pm on Sunday 27 April 2014, Jersey Heritage will be opening the doors of its historic self-catering and coastal tower accommodation located around the Island. The Jersey Heritage Lets Open Day invites the public to visit and explore a host of unique landmarks which are available to let throughout the year. Jersey […]

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