Cheers as the States vote to keep free TV licences for some

States members have voted that some older people on lower incomes will still get free television licences. The amendment to the medium term financial plan was put forward by Deputy Judy Martin. She said the chief minister and the treasury minister both have assistants which cost taxpayers £160,000 a year and that money would be better spent on keeping the… Read more →


Channel Islands celebrate equality with first Pride Parade

   All photos on this page taken by me but copyright  On Saturday thousands of people arrived in St Helier’s West Centre, gathering around the bronze cow statues to mark the start of the island’s first Pride Parade. A riot of colour, laughter and music, the event saw more than 3,000 people parade through the streets of St Helier,… Read more →