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Islanders invited to share five star Grand memories

| August 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

A social media campaign has been launched to celebrate the special memories and experiences that people have shared together at Grand Jersey Hotel & Spa. The hotel, which hosts events ranging from weddings and birthdays, to hen do’s and corporate functions, is inviting islanders to share their Grand memories on Facebook. Entries will be judged […]

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Local insurance broker celebrates 10 years in the community

| August 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Rossborough is celebrating 10 years in the Isle of Man this month. The insurance broker first opened its office in Douglas on 1st August 2005 with four employees offering commercial insurance. The business has since more than quadrupled its workforce to 20 and expanded its offering to include personal lines, private client, professional and commercial […]

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Jersey stamps commemorate The Great War

Jersey stamps commemorate The Great War

| August 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Six stamps and a Miniature Sheet will be issued by Jersey Post on Tuesday 4 August, commemorating the events of World War I.The second in a five part series entitled, The Great War – 100 Years, this issue focuses on the idea of change, exploring just some of the areas that experienced rapid development during […]

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CUSTOMS DEDICATE SWIMARATHON CHALLENGE CUP TO TEAM MEMBER

| August 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

The States of Jersey Customs and Immigration Service, winners of the 2015 Swimarathon RBC Challenge Cup, has dedicated its win to team member and former colleague, Neil Hussey, who unexpectedly passed away in April. Neil Hutton from the winning Customs and Immigration team said: ‘Winning the RBC Challenge Cup for the third year in a […]

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

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

| August 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

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 | 0 Comments

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

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

| July 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

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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Co-operative Medical Care and Pharmacy Locale to move to new St Helier premises

| July 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Co-operative Medical Care will relocate its St Helier surgery to new premises later this year, offering patients a welcoming, modern and convenient medical environment. Bath Street Health Centre, which will also have an adjacent Pharmacy Locale, will open in the autumn. The practice, including De Faye’s Pharmacy which is owned by Pharmacy Locale, will relocate […]

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Nautilus calls on Jersey trustees to encourage clients to support local charities

Nautilus calls on Jersey trustees to encourage clients to support local charities

| July 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Independent trust company Nautilus is calling on fellow Jersey trust businesses to encourage their clients to support local charities as part of their wealth management strategy. In the past two years, Nautilus has encouraged its international client base to support Jersey charities to the tune of almost £500,000. There could be a major impact on […]

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CAP Safety in Action event to teach children about ‘terrors at teatime’

| July 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Hundreds of children, aged 9 and 10, will be learning about ‘terrors at teatime’ at this year’s Child Accident Prevention (CAP) Safety in Action event. Year five classes from 31 local primary schools will visit Highlands College between 6th and 14th July to take part in the established event, which teaches children about safety in […]

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