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Dolan chefs bake-off for Macmillan Cancer Support Jersey

| September 30, 2014

Dolan Hotels marked Jersey’s Greatest Coffee Morning in style with a series of events taking place across the business, including a cup cake bake-off competition, raising £630.61 for Macmillan Cancer Support (Jersey). Five chefs from the Golden Sands Hotel were tasked with creating the best tasting and most impressive designed cup cakes, which were judged […]

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First Jersey Hackathon a Success for Local Coders

| September 30, 2014

Jersey’s first island-wide Hackathon took place this weekend at the Digital Jersey Hub, in partnership with Collaborate.je and Techtribes.je. More than 50 enthusiastic coders gathered together at this community event for over 40 hours of non-stop developing, creating and designing. Hackathons typically engage attendees in collaborative computer programming tasks and demonstrations, with a view to […]

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Bookings open for JobsFest events

| September 30, 2014

Bookings are open (from today, Monday 29 September) for the JobsFest events, which will inspire and motivate hundreds of locally-qualified jobseekers. Adiary of the events taking place during JobsFest (between Monday 6 October and Sunday 30 November) has been sent to everyone who is registered as actively seeking work. They are invited to attend as […]

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Joined-up approach to economic growth, education and planning highlighted at IoD immigration debate

| September 30, 2014

The majority of attendees at the IoD Jersey’s Annual Debate, held this week, believe that a relaxation of population policy is necessary if Jersey is to continue to thrive, and that the government is not the right body to decide which businesses and employees should be allowed to move to the island. Sponsored by law […]

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Photographers invited to picture Jersey

| September 30, 2014

Islanders are being invited to submit photos that capture the vibrancy of life in Jersey in the third annual Picture Jersey competition. Amateur and professional photographers are invited to submit shots that show island life at its best, and six images will be turned into postcards and used to promote Jersey around the world. Picture […]

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Open Morning at King William’s College on Saturday 4th October

| September 30, 2014

The next Open Morning at King William’s College will be on Saturday 4th October. Tours at 10am, followed by refreshments and an address by the Principal, Martin Humphreys, at 11.30am in the Barrovian Hall. King William’s College has a well-established IGCSE programme achieving excellent results, well above the Island average, with small class sizes. Scholarships […]

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Harley Richards, Tax Practice Manager, KPMG Isle of Man “Offshore planning, what still works?” Sponsored by KPMG

| September 30, 2014

Harley Richards, Tax Practice Manager at KPMG Isle of Man, will explore offshore tax planning in a presentation to the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA) Isle of Man branch, sponsored by KPMG on 13 October 2014 at the Claremont Hotel, Douglas. Harley Richards has worked for KPMG for over 15 years, moving from […]

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Callcredit Information Group Sponsors Autumn eClub Event

| September 30, 2014

Callcredit Information Group is to sponsor the autumn eClub event at Bar George on Thursday 2nd October. The ever-popular social event offers the Island’s eGaming community the chance to get together in a relaxed and welcoming environment to enjoy drinks and canapés courtesy of host, Callcredit. The autumn eClub event will include some surprises on […]

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Guernsey’s Housing Control Law – myths dispelled and questions answered at Collas Crill seminar

| September 30, 2014

For both employers and employees, Guernsey’s Housing Control and Right to Work Laws have long been the topic of dinner party conversations around the Island. For some the laws have been difficult to negotiate, for others they have resulted in some difficult conversations but positive outcomes. Collas Crill is giving local employers the chance to […]

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Family Nursing & Home Care charity golf day raises £10,000

| September 26, 2014

The sixth annual Family Nursing & Home Care (FNHC) Golf Day, sponsored by Premier Contractors, took place on Friday 29th August 2014 at La Moye Golf Club. The Golf Day raised £10,000 for the charity and was won by a team from the sponsor Premier Contractors, led by Richard Brocken. The winning team of four […]

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