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19 news items

Tue, 17 Feb 2015 03:58:33 -0800

Guernsey may be less than an hour away and in many ways more British than the British mainland – but this island really is a world apart. Lying just 30 miles off the coast of Normandy, alongside its neighbour Jersey and a group of smaller Channel ...

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Wed, 04 Mar 2015 02:47:05 -0800

Costen is the president of La Societe Guernesiaise, a group created to encourage the study of the geography, geology, and natural history of Guernsey. Her cows are part of a conservation herd put together to graze nature reserves, the Daily Mail reported.
BBC News
Sat, 30 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0800

The story attached to this special object tells a history of the island - and the eventual role-reversal which followed the end of World War II. "He was just in a green uniform with 25 others - he was there for half a minute, and then gone." This is ...
Easier (press release)
Tue, 02 Apr 2013 03:03:52 -0700

Writer and broadcaster, Nick Crane, takes us through the remarkable history of Guernsey, with many signs of the invasions still visible today. The hour long episode will bring the German Occupation in Guernsey back to life; a period which lasted for ...
BBC News
Wed, 20 Mar 2013 18:40:17 -0700

"You can build up a history of Guernsey properties in a way you can't do in other jurisdictions." Mr Lenfestey dedicated his life to the island's history and the donated documents also include maps of all the fiefs and an index of Guernsey place names ...
BBC News
Wed, 25 May 2011 10:16:36 -0700

Opening a museum documenting the history of Guernsey's militia has been "a labour of love", for the head of the island's museums' service. Jason Monaghan made the comment ahead of the official opening of the Royal Guernsey Militia Regimental Museum ...
BBC News
Thu, 20 May 2010 00:00:00 -0700

Herm is best known as a relaxing summer retreat but before that it was a retreat with a religious significance. Nestled among the buildings that make up the manor village at the top of the island is the current manifestation of this, St Tugual's Chapel ...
BBC News
Mon, 15 Feb 2010 07:20:25 -0800

Though some of his works were used in books, including Tupper's History of Guernsey and Andsted an Latham's The Channel Islands, the first exhibition of his paintings did not take place until 26 years after his death. The lack of celebration seemed to ...

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