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Two well-known actors will take part in Liberation concerts

| April 21, 2015

Trevor Eve and Sharon Maughan have been confirmed as special guests at the pan-island concerts, which take place on 8th May in Guernsey and 9th May in Jersey, featuring the Berlin Philharmonic Octet. The husband and wife team will be narrating the events, reading from never-before-seen materials from the occupation. These include letters and diaries […]

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Two well-known actors will take part in Liberation concerts

| April 21, 2015

Trevor Eve and Sharon Maughan have been confirmed as special guests at the pan-island concerts, which take place on 8th May in Guernsey and 9th May in Jersey, featuring the Berlin Philharmonic Octet. The husband and wife team will be narrating the events, reading from never-before-seen materials from the occupation. These include letters and diaries […]

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Heritage Homes continues commitment to the Island’s young female golfers with £5000 fund

| April 21, 2015

Heritage Homes, part of the Dandara Group, has continued its support for the Island’s girl golfers by donating a further £5,000 to help talented young female players develop their game. Now in its second year, the Heritage Homes Golf Fund for Junior Girls assists with travel, accommodation and meal costs for qualifying Isle of Man juniors who […]

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2015 30 Rides in 30 Days For Les Bourgs Hospice

| April 16, 2015

The eighth annual Ian Brown’s Cycle Shop 30in30 Challenges will be taking place again this year starting on Saturday 25th April. Participants will be cycling for 30 consecutive days raising money for Les Bourgs Hospice. Day one begins with a group breakfast at St Emilion Café at 8.00am. The previous seven challenges have so far […]

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New £4 million neonatal unit opens

| April 16, 2015

The new £4 million Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Noble’s Hospital has opened its doors today.  It is the first major extension to Noble’s Hospital since it opened in 2003. The facility is located on the first floor of the east wing of the hospital, next to the Jane Crookall Maternity Ward.  Enabling works commenced […]

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Rebecca House benefits from sales of Robin Gibb limited edition collection

| April 15, 2015

Isle of Man Post Office released a limited edition Robin Gibb collection on September 29, 2014. Entitled 50 St Catherine’s Drive, named by Robin to commemorate his first home on the Island, the collection features his final album with many of Robin’s last compositions and recordings as a solo artist. The collection also reflects on […]

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Local charity launches new online donation scheme in response to falling memberships

| April 14, 2015

A local charity has lost over a third of its memberships in two years, resulting in the loss of over £100,000 funding for vital frontline services. FNHC updated its membership model in January 2013, making membership voluntary. As a result, all islanders are now able to access the Charity’s services without becoming members first. FNHC’s […]

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Radisson Blu pledges to support Mind Jersey through 2015

| April 14, 2015

Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel has pledged to support mental health charity Mind Jersey throughout 2015 by hosting a range of events and initiatives.   Activities to support the Charity are already underway for 2015 with the launch of a £1 on bills donation scheme, with 50 pence going to MIND Jersey and the other 50 […]

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College students given practical construction insight thanks to Hartford Homes

| April 14, 2015

Local house builder Hartford Homes has opened up the doors of its latest super-luxury property in Douglas to a group of local construction students, giving them a practical insight in to the modern building process. The construction students and their lecturer visited Belvedere House, a six-bedroom, 16,000 sq ft super-home currently being built by Hartford […]

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IT’S BUSINESS AS USUAL FOR THE HARBOUR CARNIVAL DUCKS

| April 7, 2015

With this year’s Harbour Carnival less than three months away, local businesses are being urged to pledge £200 to enter their own fowl friend into the Corporate Duck Race. Organised by the Guernsey Round Table and sponsored by RBC Wealth Management, this year’s Harbour Carnival will take place on 19 June, with the Corporate Duck […]

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