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Jersey Heritage Launches 2014 Instagram Competition

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

This summer Jersey Heritage is asking members of the public to capture their special memories enjoyed at Jersey’s most iconic heritage sites, events & exhibitions as it launches the Jersey Memory Instagram Competition2014. From Friday 25th July members of the public are invited to enter the social media competition for a chance to win a […]

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First investment by Jersey Innovation Fund into local company

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Advisory Board to the Jersey Innovation Fund are delighted to announce the first ever investment from the Fund, into Jersey-based company Stumpydog Innovations Limited, to help support the growth of the company over the next three years. The Jersey Innovation Fund (JIF) – one of the key priorities contained within the States 2012 Economic […]

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Sure Broadband Statement

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

SURE is aware that some of its customers have recently been affected by an ongoing disruption to their fibre broadband service.  Sure takes these matters very seriously and understands that this must have been very frustrating for its customers. Sure can confirm that the problems encountered have been fixed.Engineers from Sure, JT and Cisco (the […]

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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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