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Dickinson Gleeson STEPS ahead as award finalist

| July 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Dickinson Gleeson has been shortlisted for the Boutique Firm of the Year award in the prestigious Society of Trust & Estate Practitioners (STEP) Private Client awards for 2014/15. This category is open not only to law firms (whether in partnership or sole practice), but also to accountants and tax advisors, specialising in private client services. […]

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Commonwealth Youth Parliament

| July 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Jersey Branch of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) is seeking to identify one young person from the Island aged between 18 and 29 to attend the Sixth Commonwealth Youth Parliament which will be held in Mmabatho, North West Province, South Africa from 2nd to 8th November 2014. The overall goal of the Youth Parliament, […]

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Co-operative Travelmaker shortlisted for prestigious travel agents’ award

Co-operative Travelmaker shortlisted for prestigious travel agents’ award

| June 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

CO-OPERATIVE Travelmaker has been shortlisted from hundreds of entries across the UK for the prestigious 2014 Travel Trade Gazette Travel Awards. The company, which has been arranging travel for Channel Islanders for more than 40 years, is up for the TTG Travel Agency of the Year Award. With hundreds of entries, more than 36,000 agent […]

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Careers Jersey are awarded Matrix accreditation

Careers Jersey are awarded Matrix accreditation

| June 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Careers Jersey are celebrating after being the first organisation in the Channel Islands to be awarded the prestigious Matrix Standard, a nationally recognised quality mark for organisations delivering information, advice and guidance services. The Matrix Standard is a challenging benchmark that measures the quality of services an organisation provides. It is also a key business […]

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French medal for Jerseyman for service to marine community

French medal for Jerseyman for service to marine community

| June 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

The man in charge of the Department of the Environment’s Marine Resources section is to be awarded a French national award for services to the marine community. Deputy Director Marine Resources, Department of the Environment, Mike Smith was closely involved in the development of the Granville Bay Fisheries Agreement between the UK and France in […]

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Local family submit regeneration plans for Gorey Pier

Local family submit regeneration plans for Gorey Pier

| June 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Proposed hospitality project will add new amenities to Gorey and return a unique site back to the enjoyment of the public. Gorey Pier could enjoy a new restaurant, traditional delicatessen and a community cultural hub if plans submitted for 18 Gorey Pier and The Sail Loft are agreed. The Planning Application, lodged today by Laurraine […]

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Former Deputy Greffier of the States awarded an honour by the Assemblée Parlementaire de la Francophonie

Former Deputy Greffier of the States awarded an honour by the Assemblée Parlementaire de la Francophonie

| June 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

The former Deputy Greffier of the States, Mrs. Anne Harris, has been awarded an honour, the “Ordre de la Pléiade”, at the level of ‘Chevalier’, in recognition of her work on behalf of the Jersey Section of the Assemblée Parlementaire de la Francophonie (APF), the international organisation which brings together French-speaking parliamentarians from across the […]

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Heritage awarded Certificates of Excellence

Heritage awarded Certificates of Excellence

| June 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Tourists visiting Jersey Heritage sites have voted them “excellent” on one of the country’s most influential travel websites. More than 260 million travellers visit TripAdvisor.co.uk every month, and have the opportunity to vote for and comment about the places they have visited or seen. They also read reviews written by other travellers when making decisions […]

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States Members Remuneration Review Body

| June 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

The amount of remuneration received by elected members of the States of Jersey is under discussion following the launch of a consultation by the States Members Remuneration Review Body (SMRRB). A public meeting will be held at St. Paul’s Centre at 6 p.m. on Wednesday 25th June 2014 to discuss the matter and views are […]

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Winners at the Awards for Enterprise 2014

| June 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Technology company C5 Alliance has collected this year’s top accolade at the Jersey Business Awards for Enterprise, held at Fort Regent on Friday 13th June, hosted by broadcaster Natasha Kaplinsky. The company received the Awards for Enterprise Excellence and was also named Large Enterprise of the Year, while the company’s Chief Executive Mark Loane is […]

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