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  1. Thousands turn out for LiberationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Newsday

    Thousands of islanders have turned out on the streets of Guernsey to celebrate the 70th anniversary of its liberation from Hitler's occupying forces. She said: "On this significant anniversary my thoughts and prayers are with you and for the future happiness and prosperity of the Bailiwick of Guernsey."

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  2. Stamps honor Britain's Penny Black, Winston ChurchillRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Linn's Stamp News

    Guernsey's souvenir sheet celebrating the 175th anniversary of the world's first postage stamp shows Rowland Hill in the selvage. Martin Morck engraved the portrait of British Prime Minister Winston Churchill shown on this souvenir sheet from Jersey's May 9 issue honoring the island's liberation in 1945.

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  3. 1,500 delayed passengers check into hotels as a stranded...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Daily Echo

    ... Terminal - almost 15 hours behind schedule. The Oriana was supposed to be departing for a four-night cruise to Guernsey and Zeebrugge but that has been delayed for 24 hours leaving 1,500 passengers waiting to board. These passengers will be provided ...

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  4. Fierce storm leaves hundreds of passengers stranded on Southampton-bound cruise shipRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Daily Echo

    ... n your journey. Again we apologise for this delay." The ship, which is supposed to embark on a four-night cruise to Guernsey and Zeebrugge tonight, is currently alongside the Queen Elizabeth II terminal.

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  5. Equiom to Showcase Aviation Expertise at ABACE 2015Read the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | PR Log

    ... to act as a trustee and fiduciary services provider by the Malta Financial Services Authority Ardel Trust Company (Guernsey) Limited is regulated by the Guernsey Financial Services Commission in accordance with the Regulation of Fiduciaries, ...

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  6. Equiom recognised once again in eprivateclient's 'Most Admired Companies'Read the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | PR Log

    ... to act as a trustee and fiduciary services provider by the Malta Financial Services Authority Ardel Trust Company (Guernsey) Limited is regulated by the Guernsey Financial Services Commission in accordance with the Regulation of Fiduciaries, ...

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  7. Channel Islands accommodation awards announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Isle News

    The first truly independent Channel Island accommodation awards have been announced, with Radisson Blu and La Villette Hotel being crowned overall winners in Jersey and Guernsey respectively. C.I. Travel Group, in partnership with online review portal Feefo, is behind the scheme to highlight customer service excellence in the Channel Island hospitality industry.

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  8. Ruling of the Week 2015.8: Old Jersey and Pitcairn IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Customs Law

    ... according to the U.S. Department of State, a " Crown Dependency " along with the Isle of Man and the Bailiwick of Guernsey. So, what we know is that it is geographically and politically close to the U.K. It is politically distinct from the U.K.; ...

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  9. Top 10 no-fly cruises: Avoid airport waits and luggage limits by setting sail from the UKRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... and the coast of France with a mini-cruise on the Saga Sapphire. After sailing from Southampton you'll call at Guernsey's capital Saint Peter Port. The next day, explore the historic French port Le Havre before visiting Cherbourg, which was ...

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  10. Pierre-Auguste RenoirRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | The Free Dictionary

    ... after contracting pneumonia, which permanently damaged his respiratory system. In 1883, Renoir spent the summer in Guernsey , creating fifteen paintings in little over a month. Most of these feature Moulin Huet, a bay in Saint Martin's, Guernsey. ...

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  11. Agriterra Limited (AGTA) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review - New Market Study PublishedRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    ... supplies beef to both the domestic and international market. Agriterra is headquartered in Saint Peter Port, Guernsey, the UK. Full Report Details at - .. Agriterra Limited Key Recent ...

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  12. Cruise calls to Falmouth to drop in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Falmouth Packet

    ... ships in the world steam past the front door during the European season. Across the Channel, the Bailiwick of Guernsey are expecting 120 cruise calls this year. On 26 days in the season more than one cruise ship will anchor off the islands. ...

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  13. Cruise calls to Falmouth to drop in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Falmouth Packet

    ... ships in the world steam past the front door during the European season. Across the Channel, the Bailiwick of Guernsey are expecting 120 cruise calls this year. On 26 days in the season more than one cruise ship will anchor off the islands. ...

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  14. New MIlls PC bids farewellRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Buxton Advertiser

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A Safer Neighbourhood officer is set to swap New Mills for Guernsey as he begins a new challenge in his policing career.

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  15. First online gambling licence issuedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Newsday

    ... rest in Jersey as a venue for online gambling". The e-gambling industry contributes about A 50m to the Bailiwick of Guernsey's economy, according to the Alderney Gambling Control Commission.

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  16. Voters decide island representativesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | Newsday

    They came first and second in a vote on the Channel Island and will serve a three year term in office. Subject to final approval from Alderney States, this will mean a second term as Guernsey Representative for Mr Jean, while it will be Mr McKinley's, who was elected in November, first term.

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  17. Liberation Group goes soft on drink drive campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Isle News

    ... brewing and drinks business in the Channel Islands and 29 of its pubs, bars and eateries across the Bailiwick of Guernsey are participating in this year's Soft Drink Drive campaign. Throughout the campaign the designated driver for two or more ...

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  18. Poppies created for island's fallenRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Newsday

    The 1,470 people from the Bailiwick of Guernsey who died serving in World War One are being remembered in a four-year long project. Islanders have been asked to make poppies and blue cornflowers, the British and French symbols of remembrance, for each of those killed.

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  19. Guernsey Financial Services Commission adopts Thomson Reuters Accelus World-CheckRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | Finextra Research news

    Thomson Reuters, the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced that the Guernsey Financial Services Commission , the regulatory body for the financial sector in the Bailiwick of Guernsey, has adopted the Accelus World-Check risk intelligence solution across its business to help the organization enforce Know Your Customer regulatory requirements. Accelus World-Check has been adopted in order to provide the GFSC with an ongoing monitoring tool with respect to those individuals and entities required to comply with the Commission's minimum licensing criteria and in particular, the 'fit and proper' requirements of that criteria.

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  20. Guernsey Financial Services Commission Improves Regulation and...Read the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | PR-inside.com

    Guernsey Financial Services Commission Improves Regulation and Supervision of Financial Services with Adoption of Thomson Reuters Accelus World-Check for KYC/AML Accelus World-Check helps the Guernsey Financial Services Commission enforce its regulatory requirements by providing comprehensive financial crime related coverage LONDON/NEW YORK, November 11, 2014 - Thomson Reuters, the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced that the Guernsey Financial Services Commission , the regulatory body for the financial sector in the Bailiwick of Guernsey, has adopted the Accelus World-Check risk intelligence solution across its business to help the organization enforce Know Your Customer regulatory requirements.

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