Jersey

The Amazing Legacy of Gerald Durrell

Rebecca Williams | Posted 12.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rebecca Williams

The Dodo is one of the most well known birds in the world, although it's been extinct for several hundred years. Gerald chose the bird as a logo to remind us all of the importance of the conservation work that goes on in his name and how very fragile some species are and there are reminders of the bird everywhere.

Jersey, an Island of Riches

Rebecca Williams | Posted 04.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rebecca Williams

Jersey is an Island of riches, known for it's beautiful cows, potatoes and off-shore bank accounts but as finance isn't my forté, I'll leave that to the billionaires who live here. Jersey produces some cracking produce from seafood to the famous Jersey Royals so it's no wonder chefs gravitate to work here.

Beyond the Headlines This Was a Positive Budget For Investment Into the UK

Geoff Cook | Posted 21.05.2014 | UK Politics
Geoff Cook

The headlines following this week's Budget understandably focused on pensions and savings, with significant proposals announced that will fundamentally change the way people save in the UK. It was hailed by many as the biggest pensions shake-up for a generation, and so it is not surprising that this was the focus of debate in the immediate aftermath.

British Red Cross Food Parcels Saved My Life

David Isherwood | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK
David Isherwood

As part of the global Red Cross and Red Crescent humanitarian network, The British Red Cross helps millions of people in the UK and around the world prepare for, respond to and recover from emergencies, disasters and conflicts. The British Red Cross works with other Red Cross and Red Crescent societies in the delivery of parcels as well as the IFRC and ICRC.

Week 39 - Life in the Arts Lane

Thomas Woodham Smith | Posted 02.11.2013 | UK Entertainment
Thomas Woodham Smith

The week is a week of transition. The summer is concluding, and we cling on to its last embers, enjoying the sun and the occasional shower. This is En...

'We Must Get Our House In Order'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.06.2013 | UK Politics

British 'tax havens' like the Cayman Islands and Jersey have agreed to 'get their house in order' in a new deal on tax evasion secured by the Prime Mi...

Charlie Thomas

Play.com Closes Shopping Site After Tax Loophole Closure Torpedoed Sales

HuffingtonPost.com | Charlie Thomas | Posted 09.01.2013 | UK

Jersey-based entertainment retailer Play.com is to stop selling items direct to customers. The closure of its retail operation is being blamed on t...

Manslaughter Verdict For Damian Rzeszowski Who Killed Wife And Children

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.08.2012 | UK

A man who carried out a frenzied knife attack on six people, including his wife and two young children, has been found guilty of manslaughter. Dami...

Murder Accused Haunted By 'Voices In His Head'

PA | Posted 14.08.2012 | UK

A man who killed six people, including his wife and two young children, in a knife attack which took place a year to this day is haunted by voices in ...

Husband 'Killed Six Over Break-Up'

PA | Posted 13.08.2012 | UK

A man killed six people, including his wife and two young children, in a brutal knife attack because he could not face the break-up of his marriage, a...

Am I Paranoid, Or...?

Nick Revell | Posted 28.08.2012 | UK Comedy
Nick Revell

The island of Jersey is threatening to break its link with Britain in retaliation against the draconian proposal from Downing Street that Jersey might want to narrow the gap in its banking and tax regulations between what is technically legal and what is conventionally considered immoral and unfair.

Could Jersey Break Away From The UK Over Tax?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.06.2012 | UK

A senior Jersey politician has called for the island to "be ready to become independent" in the wake of a slew of political attacks and crackdowns on ...

Downing Street Accused Of 'Cronyism' Over Gary Barlow's Tax

The Huffington Post UK | Chris Wimpress | Posted 21.06.2012 | UK Politics

Downing Street is struggling to come up with an explanation for why David Cameron criticised Jimmy Carr's tax arrangements but has remained curiously ...

What Would Brian Clough do With Tevez?

Kevin Graham | Posted 23.05.2012 | UK Sport
Kevin Graham

Carlos Tevez is bad for football - I don't care how successful he or Manchester City are between now and June. The guy has stuck two fingers up to just about any of the footballing values that I hold dear.

International Footballing Rivalry - Channel Islands Style

Kevin Graham | Posted 14.05.2012 | UK Sport
Kevin Graham

Being the manager of Guernsey's national football team is more akin to managing an English county representative side than managing messers Terry, Rooney, Gerrard and co. That said, don't for one moment think there is any less passion or feeling involved.

Why NASCAR Is Better Than F1...In Some Things

Todd McCandless | Posted 04.03.2012 | UK
Todd McCandless

While the following information isn't much of a secret or big strategic initiative, it sometimes seems like it is when you juxtapose it with what formula One is currently doing to promote itself.

Curtis Warren To Challenge Court Order Stopping Him From Running Drugs Empire

PA | Posted 25.01.2012 | UK

One of Europe's most notorious drug dealers will "defend himself to the hilt" against a court order designed to stop him running his criminal empire w...

Jersey Massacre Suspect Questioned

PA | Posted 16.04.2012 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- A 30-year-old man arrested over the murders of three adults and three children in Jersey is being questioned in police custody to...

Final Two Jersey Stab Attack Victims Named

Posted 20.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- The last two victims of the Jersey massacre have been formally identified by police. Marta Dominika De La Haye, 34, and her f...

Jersey Stabbing Suspect Was 'Really Good Father'

Posted 15.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- A man suspected of killing six people, including his wife and two young children, has been described by friends as a "really good...

Man Arrested After Six Killed In Jersey Knife Attack

PA | Posted 14.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- A murder investigation is under way after a crazed knifeman went on the rampage on Jersey killing six people, including three you...

6 Killed In Jersey Knife Attack

Posted 14.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- A sixth person has died in hospital following a knife attack on Jersey. The woman was left critically ill following reports fi...