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CICRA release findings into tobacco prices in Jersey

| April 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Following a request from the Economic Development Department (EDD) CICRA (the Channel Islands Competition and Regulatory Authorities) has reviewed the level of pricing, costs and profit of tobacco products in Jersey. CICRA has identified contributing factors towards the price difference of tobacco compared with the UK and Guernsey. The EDD requested the market study into […]

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Are you sure that you are sitting comfortably?

Are you sure that you are sitting comfortably?

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Due to popular demand, Prime Practice is now focusing more on offering professional ergonomic advice in postural seating and individual workstation assessments. ‘With over 20 years experience in this field already and practicing as a manual therapist, I understand how the body works so can ensure that seating posture and workstations are correctly set up,’ […]

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CIPR success for two Channel Islands communications professionals

CIPR success for two Channel Islands communications professionals

| April 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Two Channel Islands communications professionals have successfully completed qualifications through The Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR). Leonie Hervé, marketing specialist at Santander Private Banking in Jersey, has completed the CIPR Diploma, earning Accredited Practitioner status as a result. Alexa Rowe, assistant press office manager at Specsavers in Guernsey, has completed the CIPR Advanced Certificate. […]

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Outstanding architecture to be rewarded at Guernsey Design Awards

Outstanding architecture to be rewarded at Guernsey Design Awards

| March 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Guernsey architectural community are set to celebrate the best architectural and design projects in the island at the Guernsey Design Awards presentation ceremony next week. This year’s awards have attracted nearly 30 entries that demonstrate a broad spectrum of building projects. A panel of judges including representatives from The Guernsey Society of Architects, The […]

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Collas Crill partner Angela Calnan shortlisted in WealthBriefing Awards 2014

| March 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Collas Crill group partner Angela Calnan has been shortlisted in the WealthBriefing European Awards 2014. Angela, one of Guernsey’s foremost fiduciary lawyers, has been shortlisted for the Women In Wealth Management category, which is open to women in private banking or wealth management who are an inspiration both to female clients and colleagues. At only […]

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Nomination period opens for the Waitrose Good Food Guide Readers’ Restaurant of the Year Awards

| February 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Good Food Guide, published by Waitrose, is once again inviting submissions for its highly regarded Readers’ Restaurant of the Year awards, with this year’s nomination period opening on Monday 3rd March 2014. The esteemed awards celebrate great food and service at independent restaurants, pubs and cafés from around the country. The annual awards invite […]

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Chamber of Commerce backs Project Proteus

| February 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Guernsey’s Chamber of Commerce has endorsed the aspirations of Deputy Kevin Stewart’s ‘Project Proteus’. The project, which aims to position Guernsey as a technologically advanced jurisdiction, came under criticism recently by Deputy Matt Fallaize, who claimed that the Project does not have backing from the States and is a “hill of beans” without it. Marc […]

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ARC wins Business of the Year award

ARC wins Business of the Year award

| February 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Asset Risk Consultants (ARC) has won the Business of the Year award at the Guernsey Awards for Achievement 2014. ARC is an independent consulting practice based in Guernsey. Since inception in 1995, they have provided investment consulting services on both funds and private portfolios and have created over 40 high value jobs in the local […]

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Isle of Man hosts meeting of Crown Dependencies

Isle of Man hosts meeting of Crown Dependencies

| February 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Chief Ministers of the Isle of Man, Jersey and Guernsey have reaffirmed their commitment to working together on a range of key international issues. Allan Bell MHK, Senator Ian Gorst and Deputy Peter Harwood held positive discussions today (Friday 7 February) during a meeting of the three Crown Dependencies in Douglas. The trilateral meetings […]

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Grammar School wins senior honours at Youth Speaks 2014

Grammar School wins senior honours at Youth Speaks 2014

| January 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

A team from Guernsey Grammar was the overall and senior team winners at Tuesday night’s (this year’s) Rotary Club of Guernsey Youth Speaks competition, sponsored by Mourant Ozannes. The team of Helena De Carteret (chair), Douglas Craig (speaker) and Jordan Linton (vote of thanks) presented their topic Down the Rabbit Hole to a packed St […]

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