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Exit Survey Analysis – January 2018

Provisional estimates suggest that the number of visits to Jersey during January 2018 was 22,000. This figure is 19% up on the same month in 2017.

New species arrives at Jersey Zoo this Easter

Jersey Zoo are excited to announce the recent arrival of a new species to the Zoo – three female Visayan warty pigs.

Samphire – the place to eat and meet in Jersey

Jersey’s leading Michelin-starred restaurant Ormer is changing its name to Samphire, reflecting the evolution of the venue as it enters a new chapter.

Sean Conway returns to the island break

The island break will welcome back Sean Conway in September for the Breca Jersey Swimrun. On his return to Jersey, Sean will partner up with the lucky winner of Visit Jersey’s Breca Swimrun competition.

February 2018 Passenger Arrival Data

Jersey Airport saw a 5% annual increase in arrivals, with each of the three highest volume routes (Gatwick, Southampton and Liverpool) all up on the same month in 2017.

Guide Endorsement Success for Jersey Kayak Adventures

Derek Hairon at Jersey Kayak Adventures has become the first nationally endorsed British Canoeing guide in Jersey.

Planning Permission granted for New Hangars at Jersey Airport

Planning approval has now been given for the construction of three new hangars at Jersey Airport as part of a £10m investment.

The Lord Mayor of Westminster Welcomes Catherine Best

The Lord Mayor of Westminster has visited Catherine Best jewellers at the new Mayfair store to welcome the local family business to the London scene.