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INTRODUCING DAN BALWIN ART EXHIBITION ‘PESSIMISTIC OPTIMISM’

INTRODUCING DAN BALWIN ART EXHIBITION ‘PESSIMISTIC OPTIMISM’

| May 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

CCA Galleries International is proud to announce a solo print show ‘Pessimistic Optimism’ by British artist Dan Baldwin, fresh from his solo show in New York last autumn. His work, in his own words is ‘about the themes of life: memory, love, pain, conflict, nature, science, religion, death, innocence and hope – the fine line […]

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Students from JCG and Le Rocquier debate the pros and cons of reality TV

Students from JCG and Le Rocquier debate the pros and cons of reality TV

| May 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

THE pros and cons of reality TV were argued when students from Jersey College for Girls and Le Rocquier School went head to head in the latest instalment of the JCG Hawksford Debate Series. This event is sponsored by Hawksford through its JCG Foundation Corporate Partnership.   The event, which was moderated by Fiona Potts […]

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Islanders invited to walk or cycle this year’s FNHC Scarecrow Trail

Islanders invited to walk or cycle this year’s FNHC Scarecrow Trail

| May 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Popular characters from films such as Star Wars, Frozen and Toy Story will be coming together at this year’s FNHC Scarecrow Trail. Over the late May Bank Holiday Weekend (22nd – 25th May) the familiar figures will be brought to life as scarecrows and displayed along the Railway Walk, from Corbière to St Aubin. Islanders […]

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WDF finds a warm welcome in Jersey

WDF finds a warm welcome in Jersey

| May 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

“We’ve been totally blown away by the warmth of the welcome we have received at the two Women’s Development Forum “WDF” meetings we have held so far in Jersey.” said WDF Founder Michelle Johansen. “Each meeting has been attended by close to 100 women and our approach seems to be going down well.” “At WDF, […]

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Radisson Blu executive chef helps Deloitte with charity fundraiser

| May 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

One of the top auction prizes at a forthcoming Deloitte fundraiser will be for the executive chef at Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel to cook for ten people in the winner’s own home.   Deloitte staff will host a significant fundraising event to raise money for a number of charities at Radisson Blu on 8th May. […]

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Family Nursing & Home Care senior manager retiring after 18 years at the Charity

Family Nursing & Home Care senior manager retiring after 18 years at the Charity

| May 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Clinical governance and information manager at Family Nursing & Home Care (FNHC), Barbara Bell, is retiring this week after 18 years at the Charity. Mrs Bell has been in senior management at FNHC since 1997. During her time at the Charity she has overseen a number of instrumental changes to the organisation, including setting up […]

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Two well-known actors will take part in Liberation concerts

Two well-known actors will take part in Liberation concerts

| April 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

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

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

| April 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

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 | 0 Comments

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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Local charity invites businesses to sign up for Grand National Sweepstake Challenge

Local charity invites businesses to sign up for Grand National Sweepstake Challenge

| April 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Local charity, Family Nursing & Home Care (FNHC), is inviting local businesses to take part in the 2015 Grand National Sweepstake Challenge. The challenge will see individuals from businesses of all sizes signing up and placing their bets on a randomly selected horse(s) in the week running up to the world-famous Grand National on Saturday, […]

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