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Former BBC communications director joins Channel Islands PR Forum line-up

| August 3, 2015

PAUL MYLREA, the current director of communications at the University of Cambridge and previously the BBC’s director of communications, will be joining the roster of expert industry speakers at this year’s inaugural Channel Islands PR Forum. The half day event, organised by the Channel Islands Group of the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR), is […]

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Jersey Welcomes RIBA Delegation and Stirling Prize Shortlist for Unique Event

| August 3, 2015

Jersey will welcome the six architects who achieved shortlisting for The Royal Institute of British Architects 2015 RIBA Stirling Prize, the most prestigious prize in British Architecture, to participate in a unique delegation day at the Radisson Hotel, as part of the 2015 Jersey Architecture Biennale (JAB15) celebrations in September. The Stirling Prize celebrates excellence among British […]

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Miles for Mind event raises £1,500 for Mind Jersey

| August 3, 2015

A recent fundraising initiative organised by RBC Wealth Management employees has raised more than £1,500 for Mind Jersey. Despite it being a wet and blustery weekend, over 70 RBC Wealth Management employees, friends and family, participated in “Miles for Mind”, a 10K race and 5K family walk in aid of the charity. Both routes started […]

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Islanders encouraged to swap Facebook for friends this World Friendship Day

| August 3, 2015

A local hotel is celebrating World Friendship Day by encouraging people to swap their smartphones for face-to-face conversations. On Sunday 2nd August diners at Grand Jersey Hotel & Spa will be invited to leave their phones at the entrance of Victoria’s restaurant. In return customers will receive a complimentary glass of wine and enjoy an […]

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Cancer survivors invited to lead August 29 Relay for Life celebration

| August 3, 2015

Those whose lives have been touched by a cancer diagnosis are invited to play a key role in Relay For Life Isle of Man on Saturday August 29 at the National Sports Centre, Douglas by joining in the Lap of Honour which marks the start of the 24-hour event. The relay, for which Celton Manx […]

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Confetti celebrations for Castletown sponsored by Hartford Homes

| August 3, 2015

Castletown’s famous ‘Confetti Carnival’ will return to the ancient capital this Saturday evening with sponsorship from local building firm Hartford Homes. Now in its 59th year, the Confetti Carnival is an intrinsic part of the town’s annual festival day which this year takes place from midday on Saturday 1 August. Hartford Homes director James Greenhalgh […]

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Celton Manx sponsors Relay For Life Isle of Man for fifth successive year

| August 3, 2015

The Cancer Research UK overnight community event is on Saturday August 29 at the National Sports Centre and serves as both a celebration of life and a flagship fundraising occasion for the whole community. In 2014 Relay For Life Isle of Man raised £85,380.93, a record sum in the event’s history. Event chairman Nicola Walkingshaw, […]

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DUNLOP AND OVERSBY RETAINED BY DAVIES MOTORSPORT FOR CLASSIC TT

| August 3, 2015

Midlands based Davies Motorsport will again launch a two-pronged attack on the Classic TT presented by Bennetts, once more fielding the two-man team of William Dunlop and Alan Oversby. Riding the team’s latest-spec Honda machines, the duo will contest both the Bennetts 500cc and Okells 350cc Races. The team has been a mainstay of the […]

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Youth Gaelic football tournament expands in its second year thanks to support from ABN AMRO Bank Jersey

| July 20, 2015

Over 100 youth Gaelic footballers from Jersey, Guernsey and France competed in the second annual Jersey Irish Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) ‘Youngstars’ tournament on Saturday 4th July. ABN AMRO Bank Jersey is the official sponsor of the Junior Jersey and Guernsey Irish GAA teams. As part of the sponsorship the private bank helped to cover […]

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Virtual Currency Consultation: Digital Jersey Statement

| July 9, 2015

We welcome the opening of the consultation process following the release today of the Government of Jersey’s consultation paper on the risks and regulation possibilities for virtual currencies. Virtual currencies are right at the intersection of the financial and digital sectors and is an area of significant development and investment within the overall Fintech space.  […]

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