Tuesday 22 July 2014

Jailed – but did ex-Constable get off easy?

Tuesday 22 July 2014

Former St John Constable Graeme Butcher was behind bars last night after being jailed for stealing from parish funds.

But the Royal Court reduced the 15-month sentence that prosecutors were seeking to just six months, and ordered him to pay less than half of the combined confiscation and costs order requested by the Crown....

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Vet warning over hot weather

Tuesday 22 July 2014

As temperatures continue to soar Islanders are being urged to take extra care of their animals, and to make sure that they don't leave dogs in hot cars.

The States Vet is also warning people with rabbits and sheep to keep them clean to help prevent fly strike - an infestation which can cause considerable pain and even kill them. It’s caused by f...

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Freight links hit as vessel ruled out until end of summer

Tuesday 22 July 2014

Food and freight links could be disrupted all summer after Condor revealed that their Commodore Clipper will be out of action until the end of August.

The company says that “complex repairs” are required after the vessel hit the bottom of the sea-bed in the channel into Guernsey harbor on 14 July, and that it is expected to be out of ser...

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Arty mum puts pen to paper for charity

Tuesday 22 July 2014

An artistic mum is hoping to give her teenage son’s school cycling team a cash boost and help stroke sufferers in the Island.

Dawn Monks is a military artist and illustrator whose son is a member of the Le Rocquier School Cycle Challenge team who will be pedaling their way from Paris to Jersey in September to raise money for...

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Charity hopes to pedal last minute support for Welsh challenge

Tuesday 22 July 2014

A Jersey charity is making a last minute appeal for sponsorship for a solo cycle ride which will help it give more support to Islanders diagnosed with brain tumours.

Michael Little set off this weekend on a four-day challenge to cross Wales in four days before scaling its highest mountain to raise money for the Jersey Brain Tumour Charity....

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