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VOISIN AND CAB TO OFFER A FREE PRESENTATION ON DISCRIMINATION LAW

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Voisin law firm and the Citizens Advice Bureau will deliver a free presentation to the public addressing the complexities and practicalities of Jersey’s new anti discrimination law. The Draft Discrimination (Jersey) Law 2013 was passed by the States on 14th May 2013 and will come into force on 1st September 2014. The new law will […]

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Tooth whitening is illegal unless done by a dentist

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Health and Social Services Department (HSSD) is aware of a number of beauty salons in Jersey offering tooth whitening to Islanders wishing to improve the appearance of their teeth. Concerns have been expressed by dentists because tooth whitening is not a beauty or cosmetic treatment. If done without proper clinical assessment, or performed incorrectly, […]

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Jersey Water announce Bursary Award for 2014

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jersey Water is pleased to announce that their Bursary Award for 2014 has been awarded to Lyndon Gledhill, who will be studying Chemistry at York University from this September. Lyndon attended Hautlieu School where he gained A levels in 2013 followed by a gap year spent working. Lyndon Gledhill commented “I am delighted to have […]

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Final call for entries in Variety’s search for ‘Star of the Year’

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

With just 17 days to go, Variety, the Children’s Charity is making a final plea for nominations for the new look ‘Variety’s Star of the Year Awards,’ Aimed at young people in the Island aged between six and sixteen, the annual awards celebrate the courage, creativity, and commitment of children and young people in Jersey […]

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TTS Exports Fly Ash

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Transport and Technical Services (TTS) will be sending its first shipment of Air Pollution Control residues (APCr) or fly ash out of the Island this week. APCr is the solid output of the flue gas treatment process in the new Energy from Waste (EfW) plant. Since the EfW started operation in 2011, it has been […]

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Rossboroughstaff take on Ambulance Service incharity cricket match

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

STAFF from Rossborough and the Ambulance Service will take to the cricket field in aid of Teenage Cancer Trust. The two sides will meet at Grainville Playing Fields on 3 August. Each Rossborough player will donate at least £10 each in the form of a penalty or fine, depending on their performance on the day, […]

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Revised Island Plan approved

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

The States Assembly last week approved a revised Island Plan. This sets out a new housing strategy for the Island to meet the need for affordable homes and provides a stronger and clearer policy to better protect Jersey’s most sensitive coastal and countryside landscapes. The Revised 2011 Island Plan, as amended, explains how about 70% […]

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Grand Jersey encourages Islanders to donate ahead of Champagne region to Champagne Lounge challenge

Grand Jersey encourages Islanders to donate ahead of Champagne region to Champagne Lounge challenge

| July 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

The general manager and executive head chef of Grand Jersey, who are preparing for a gruelling four-day charity challenge, have so far raised £2,407 for Headway Jersey. Since the announcement of the Champagne Region to Champagne Lounge challenge earlier this year, Grand Jersey and its customers have been organising and delivering a variety of fun […]

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Call to recycle old phone directories

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

JT is asking islanders to join in and help to recycle as many old phone directories as possible now that the 2014 phone directory has been distributed Island-wide. The 2014 recycling campaign is now well under way with old directories being collected at a number of recycling points around the Island, including primary schools, parish […]

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Lloyds Bank Foundation for the Channel Islands funds family support services through Family Nursing & Home Care

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Lloyds Bank Foundation for the Channel Islands has made a donation of £28,000 towards the provision of family support services for Samarès and Le Squez. Family Nursing & Home Care (FNHC) has begun to make use of a vacant building next door to Samarès Primary School to set up a Child and Family Centre, […]

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