Jersey

What is Jersey known for?


authoring+books

Channel Island (Channel Islands) of Jersey with her late husband Gerald Durrell, and for co-authoring books with him. Its headquarters are at Les Augrès Manor in Jersey where the Jersey Zoological Park was established by Gerald Durrell in 1959 as a sanctuary and breeding centre for endangered species. align right $20,000 (Israel, Greece)–$40,000 (Jersey, Norway, United States) - approximate GDP per capita (PPP) in most first world


work fiction

The+North+East+Archive 7106463.Fiction_with_more_than_ring_of_truth_for_Jessica title The Northern Echo date 21 June 2001 work Fiction with more than ring of truth for Jessica publisher Newsquest Media Group accessdate 15 April 2010 Today it is run by John and Susan Archer and is known in Darlington for its Archers ice cream which has been made on the premises in two converted garages and an old forge since 2004 using 4% of the milk from the Jersey (Jersey cattle) herd of 330


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LCCN n 79 086822 (Category:Jersey) Category:Special territories of the European Union Category:Island countries Category:Crown dependencies Jer (Category:British Islands) The inhabited islands of the Channel Islands are Jersey, Guernsey, Alderney, Sark and Herm (the main islands); Jethou, Brecqhou (Brechou) and Lihou, all except Jersey in the Bailiwick of Guernsey. There are also uninhabited islets: the Minquiers, Écréhous, Les

Dirouilles and Les Pierres de Lecq (the Paternosters), part of the Bailiwick of Jersey; and Burhou and the Casquets lie off Alderney. In general the larger islands have the ''-ey'' suffix, and the smaller ones have the ''-hou'' suffix; these are believed to be from the Old Norse ''ey'' and ''holmr'', respectively. thumb During the German occupation of Jersey (File:VEGA Royal Square Jersey.jpg), a stonemason repairing the paving of the Royal Square incorporated a V sign

in Eastern Europe and Northern Asia. However only the population figure includes the entire state.


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retrieved archive -- archivedate 2006-08-20 '''Politics of the Bailiwick of Jersey''' takes place in a framework of a parliamentary (parliamentary system) representative democratic (representative democracy) constitution. Economy The economy of Jersey is largely driven by international financial services & legal services, which accounted for 53% of total GVA in 2007. Jersey


large art

, West's Cinema. The large Art Deco Forum Cinema was opened in 1935 – during the German occupation this was used for German propaganda films. The Odeon Cinema was opened 2 June 1952 and, was later rebranded in the early 21st century as the Forum cinema. Its owners, however, struggled to meet tough competition from the Cineworld Cinemas group, which opened a 10 screen multiplex on the waterfront centre in St. Helier on reclaimed land in December 2002 and the Odeon closed its doors in late 2008


important fishing

in the team for another 3 years. Used as a seasonal fishing centre during the New France era, permanent settlement began in the early 19th century with the arrival of Irish, French Canadian, and Jersey natives. In 1801 the Parish of Saint-Michel-de-Percé was founded. Percé became the most important fishing location on the Gaspé Peninsula


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"TV.com" appearing in ''A Winter's Tale'', ''The Merry Wives of Windsor'', ''Julius Caesar (Julius Caesar (play))'', ''Richard III (Richard III (play))'' and ''The Devil is an Ass''.


artistic character

works of artistic character to be found in Jersey. Only fragmentary wall-paintings remain from the rich mediaeval artistic heritage, after the wholesale iconoclasm of the Calvinist Reformation (Protestant Reformation) of the 16th century. The island is particularly famous for the Battle of Flowers (Jersey Battle of Flowers), a carnival held annually since 1902.


white strip

Bailiwick. * March 20 - B. F. Skinner (d. 1990 (1990 in science)), American behavioral psychologist. * April 11 - Arthur Mourant (d. 1994 (1994 in science)), Jersiais (Jersey) hematologist. * April 22 - J. Robert Oppenheimer (d. 1967 (1967 in science)), American physicist. Standard plates Jersey registration plates consist of the letter 'J' followed by one to six digits; plates may now incorporate the coat of arms of Jersey in a white strip on the left, along with the country identifier 'GBJ' (Great Britain – Jersey). This design is similar to the EU standard plate, but does not incorporate the European flag, as Jersey is outside the European Union. subdivision_type Crown Dependency (Crown Dependencies) subdivision_name Jersey, Channel Islands subdivision_type1 '''Saint Helier''' (French language: ''Saint-Hélier'', Jèrriais: ''Saint Hélyi'') is one of the twelve parishes (Parishes of Jersey) of Jersey, the largest of the Channel Islands in the English Channel. St. Helier has a population of about 28,000, roughly 31.2% of the total population of Jersey, and is the capital (Capital (political)) of the Island (although Government House (Government House, Jersey) is situated in St. Saviour (Saint Saviour, Jersey)). The urban area of the parish of St. Helier makes up most of the largest town in Jersey, although some of the town area is situated in adjacent St. Saviour, with suburbs sprawling into St. Lawrence (Saint Lawrence, Jersey) and St. Clement (Saint Clement, Jersey). The greater part of St. Helier is predominantly rural. '''Saint Helier''' (French language: ''Saint-Hélier'', Jèrriais: ''Saint Hélyi'') is one of the twelve parishes (Parishes of Jersey) of Jersey, the largest of the Channel Islands in the English Channel. St. Helier has a population of about 28,000, roughly 31.2% of the total population of Jersey, and is the capital (Capital (political)) of the Island (although Government House (Government House, Jersey) is situated in St. Saviour (Saint Saviour, Jersey)). The urban area of the parish of St. Helier makes up most of the largest town in Jersey, although some of the town area is situated in adjacent St. Saviour, with suburbs sprawling into St. Lawrence (Saint Lawrence, Jersey) and St. Clement (Saint Clement, Jersey). The greater part of St. Helier is predominantly rural. In Jersey, statements in the 21st century of the constitutional position by the Law Officers of the Crown define it as the "Crown in right of Jersey",


special relationship

There are also five non-voting members appointed by the Crown: the Bailiff (Bailiff (Channel Islands)), the Lieutenant Governor of Jersey, the Dean of Jersey, the Attorney General and Solicitor General.

are often called Islanders or, in individual terms, Jerseyman or Jerseywoman. Some Jersey-born people identify as British and value the special relationship between the British Crown and the island.

Jersey

thumb Arriving at Jersey from France (File:Jersey - Arriving at the port.jpg)

'''Jersey''' ( Jersey was part of the Duchy of Normandy, whose dukes went on to become kings of England from 1066. After Normandy was lost by the kings of England in the thirteenth century, and the ducal title surrendered to France, Jersey and the other Channel Islands remained attached to the English crown.

Jersey is a self-governing parliamentary democracy (Parliamentary system) under a constitutional monarchy, with its own financial (Economy of Jersey), legal (Law of Jersey) and judicial (Courts of Jersey) systems,

The island of Jersey is the largest of the Channel Islands. Although the Bailiwicks of Jersey and Guernsey are often referred to collectively as the Channel Islands, the "Channel Islands" are not a constitutional or political unit. Jersey has a separate relationship to the British Crown (The Crown) from the other Crown dependencies of Guernsey and the Isle of Man. last House of Commons Justice Committee title Crown dependencies publisher The Stationery Office Ltd volume 8th Report of Session 2009–10 edition HC 56-1 url http: www.publications.parliament.uk pa cm200910 cmselect cmjust 56 5602.htm isbn 978-0-215-55334-8 jfm It is not part of the United Kingdom,

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