Tag: National Trust for Jersey

Peregrine Falcons Flourishing on North Coast

| June 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

The National Trust for Jersey is delighted to announce that peregrine falcon chicks were ringed at a nest site for the first time in Jersey since the species became locally extinct. The breeding site, on a stretch of Trust land on the north coast, has been monitored by a team of local ornithologists for the […]

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National Trust agrees option to purchase Plemont

| June 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

The National Trust for Jersey is pleased to announce that it has entered into an option agreement with Plémont Estates Limited to purchase the former holiday camp at Plémont for the sum of £7.15 million. The Trust is in the process of confirming pledges amounting to just over £3.5 million, and is also seeking the […]

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Closing of Le Coleron Battery Footpath

| May 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

The National Trust for Jersey will be closing the footpath from the back of St Brelade’s Bay pier which leads to Le Coleron Battery, also known as Le Don Morley for a period of two weeks to allow essential repair works to take place. The current path has become undermined from severe wind and sea […]

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Three charities benefit from £150,000 donation from HSBC, the largest to date as part of the bank’s community investment programme in Jersey

Three charities benefit from £150,000 donation from HSBC, the largest to date as part of the bank’s community investment programme in Jersey

| March 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

3 leading charity programmes will be enhanced by new investment 3,500 young people will be educated about the environment by the end of 2016 300 volunteering opportunities for HSBC employees to lend their support HSBC has announced a new three year £150,000 community investment programme in Jersey, aimed at engaging and educating young people about […]

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La Fevrerie bequeathed to the National Trust for Jersey

| March 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

The National Trust for Jersey is delighted to announce that it has been bequeathed a historically important farmhouse in the Parish of St Saviour. Located along La Route de Maufant, the main 5 bay 2 storey house dates from the mid to late C19 and includes a rear farmyard with an impressive range of surrounding […]

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Celebrated Swiss Wildlife Artist to be exhibited in Jersey for the first time

| March 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

“The programme of my life is clear: to celebrate nature’s splendor and to raise awareness of its essential importance to us.” Robert Hainard The National Trust for Jersey is delighted to be working with the Hainard Foundation to bring the work of the late Swiss artist and environmentalist, Robert Hainard, to the Island. Robert Hainard […]

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Delicious Heritage to be served up at Quétivel Mill

| February 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Gâches, fliottes and bourdelots are popular old Jersey recipes, but do you know which ingredients go into them and what they taste like? Then why not bring the family to join the National Trust for Jersey at Quétivel Mill during half term, for a celebration of traditional Jersey recipes. A splendid selection of period dishes […]

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National Trust appoint new Lands Manager

| January 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

The National Trust for Jersey is delighted to announce the appointment of Jon Parkes as its new Lands Manager. Educated at Les Quennevais and Hautlieu, Jon initially worked for Durrell’s Landscape Department before joining the National Trust in 2003 as a Countryside Ranger. During his time as a ranger he has gained a wealth of […]

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Wet Your Whistle for the Wetland Centre

Wet Your Whistle for the Wetland Centre

| November 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Christmas is coming and there is no better way to toast the start of the festive season than with a pint of Jersey’s own Liberation Christmas Ale. The beer, which is a firm favourite at this time of year, relies on a very unique local ingredient, Black Butter. Each year Liberation Group, which produces Liberation […]

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Jersey Wetland Centre gets new green roof

| November 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

25 volunteers from RBC Wealth Management have been working with a team from the National Trust for Jersey to help integrate the new Wetland Centre into the surrounding environment by planting a ‘green roof’ at the site. The RBC Wealth Management volunteers spent Saturday 9 November helping the National Trust team with planting the green […]

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