Check out the latest news in brief from the island break, including new food and drink experiences, to upcoming events and innovative product partnerships.
Cheffins at The Beaumont
You don’t have to scratch too far to reveal the island’s colourful past. This is true of Jersey’s latest new opening – Cheffins at The Beaumont. Licenced since 1717 – Jersey’s oldest licensed pub has been restored to its original form. David Parish has expanded his immensely popular Cheffins’ brand to include an on-site restaurant, dedicated to high quality local produce and delicious cuisine. The unique boutique accommodation on-site, celebrates the character and charm that it has earned over the last 3 centuries.
The Atlantic welcome Will Holland
This October, The Atlantic Hotel welcomes award winning chef Will Holland to the island break. Will is recognised by The Good Food Guide as one of its predicted 10 most influential chefs of the next decade and was named UK Restaurant Chef of the Year 2016 by The Craft Guild of Chefs. With a relaxed vision of good food, Will brings a desire to celebrate an authentic taste of Jersey, working with local producers to source high-quality ingredients, an approach long championed by Ocean.
The Jersey Larder
Whether it is a full meal of high quality Brasserie style food or the Rapide Kitchen ‘grab-and-go’ service, the Jersey Larder at Jersey Airport aims to provide freshly prepared offerings of breakfast, lunch and dinner. Launching this summer - visitors will enjoy a series of pop-ups featuring the best of local produce.
Weekender Festival 2017
The ambiance of a music festival sparks a light inside anyone attending, the electric energy pulsating through the crowd is additive and the Weekender Festival is looking like it will be the biggest musical weekend of the summer. With headliners including Pendulum, Two Door Cinema Club, Happy Mondays, Wilkinson plus many more. Don’t miss this feel-good festival – reconnect with the ones you love and get your dancing shoes on.
Super League Triathlon
The Super League Triathlon is coming to Jersey this September. 50 of the world’s leading male and female triathletes, including 25 Olympian’s from around the world, will compete in Jersey for the Super League Triathlon crown on 23-24 September 2017. The men’s competition will see names such as Alistair and Jonny Brownlee go head to head with their international rivals Javier Gomez Noya, Richard Murray and twenty other world class triathletes. The women’s race will be equally as fierce with Olympian’s Flora Duffy and Erin Densham up against leading British racers Vicky Holland, Jodie Stimpson, Lucy Hall and Non Stanford.
Tamba Alfresco Family Beachside Festival
A safe island break with memories to make – this summer sees the launch of Tamba Alfresco Family Beachside Festival. Bringing together local artisan food traders, complemented with Genuine Jersey arts and crafts as well as local talented musicians. Situated at Jardins de la Mer, overlooking one of the island’s most iconic Landmark's, Elizabeth Castle, the fun family festival will take place between 10:00 - 20:00 on 16 September 2017. Kids of all ages will have fun – take time out to reconnect!
Manomara – Longueville Manor
Restore and rebalance with the Manomara’s Signature Massage Collection with Longueville Manor. The exquisite skincare oils custom-made from the Hotel’s Cottage Garden Spa aim to relax and uplift. Whether harvested from the sea, the land or the Manor's own kitchen garden, dedicated suppliers work in partnership with the kitchen and source the finest regional ingredients. With both oils being produced and bottled locally, this exciting new partnership enables visitors to take home with them a unique reminder of their island break escape.