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Families tell of shock over Dr Lyons inquiry

  • This is a witch hunt-pure and simple.The persecution of a well respected and wonderful GP... (Tue 14th April 2015 at 15:40)

Marina and the green belt dilemma

  • Maybe Mr Owen should have considered the green belt land before drawing up plans? No doubt... (Wed 19th March 2014 at 22:25)

Arditti ousted from Policy Committee

  • Comment approved very promptly - PLEASE can we now have approval on the ones regarding the... (Tue 28th May 2013 at 15:56)

Paul Arditti ousted from Policy Committee in States vote

  • Robin, that's a bit unfair on Steve Roberts. He wasn't a States member when the Arditti... (Tue 28th May 2013 at 13:32)

  • How can the man who owns Alderney estate agents be allowed to be on the building and... (Thu 23rd May 2013 at 12:35)

  • So what is so stinky about the AEL accounts that made the old guard feel so threatened that... (Thu 23rd May 2013 at 08:21)

Alderney wins in Monopoly idea

  • I think the Reservation other wise none as the campsite thats what i called it when i lived... (Fri 3rd May 2013 at 13:15)

  • I think the Reservation other wise none as the campsite thats what i called it when i lived... (Fri 3rd May 2013 at 13:14)

Biggest arts festival all set to sail in

  • no point commenting - many other comments still awaiting approval months after being posted (Tue 9th April 2013 at 22:25)

Committees vote to spend £70k more on Saye Campsite

  • Hello Mrs. Adams, My friend and I are coinmg over to Sark again on Sept 21st for two... (Tue 30th July 2013 at 23:11)

St Anne's Church to have oldest bell - and the most - in the CIs

  • what is the point of commenting - no one ever gets read the comments because they are... (Tue 9th April 2013 at 22:31)

Fire rips through garage

  • why bother? (Tue 9th April 2013 at 22:32)

Water shut off Wed 19th Ded

  • " /... (Wed 16th January 2013 at 15:22)

Alderney FC president steps down

  • A little rationality lifts the qualtiy of the debate here. Thanks for contributing! (Thu 4th October 2012 at 06:59)

ARE chief exec steps down

  • For encrypting doumnect but also encrypt 3enter password down its too darn easy to get... (Tue 24th July 2012 at 04:05)

Insurance error costs Mainbrayce owner

  • Mr Hutton was also walking his dog on Longis a week before the ban was lifted, so its all... (Fri 23rd September 2011 at 12:48)

States member banned and fined

  • Also to add to What Hello has said, if MR Sargents daughter's foot had slipped off the... (Wed 28th September 2011 at 12:05)

  • @truthseeker - I think you'll find that the last person caught and convicted of taking a... (Thu 22nd September 2011 at 19:00)

  • This is another case of world gone mad-if this car had been stolen and found abandoned and... (Wed 14th September 2011 at 06:35)

  • That's a bit tough, why not just a warning to the Mother and Daughter when they were... (Mon 12th September 2011 at 15:35)

  • You know what they say about assumptions being the mother of all, and I thought our states... (Fri 2nd September 2011 at 11:37)

Aurigny boss: "We're committed to Alderney"

  • I travel from Canada to Heathrow, then to Southampton to catch an Aurigny flight to... (Sat 3rd September 2011 at 02:22)

  • Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex... It takes a touch of genius... (Tue 30th August 2011 at 17:25)

Trought is elected President

  • Good, please let the best man for the job stand up!!!! Best choice and best chance for... (Sun 12th June 2011 at 18:41)

Electric storm

  • There is more to this than meets the eye, you knwo what they say tell a lie enough times... (Mon 15th August 2011 at 17:31)

  • Islander, I have said it a lot but not about every member. Mr Sargeant denies it but if... (Thu 9th June 2011 at 17:53)

  • @Islander I don't think you should tar them all with the same brush, some are there for the... (Tue 7th June 2011 at 18:17)

  • Whoever said states members were in it for themselves was spot on. (Mon 6th June 2011 at 23:41)

Trio stand for President

  • Paul Arditti was on the Island just long enough to qualify as a States Member when he ran... (Tue 7th June 2011 at 14:39)

  • Only a few months ago Mr Arditti ardently wanted to represent us in both Alderney and... (Thu 2nd June 2011 at 11:38)

Aurigny offers cheap fares

  • Good idea, question though will Aurigny be refunding the differnece for any one who has... (Thu 26th May 2011 at 09:45)

"Every site has its problems"

  • Once again I refer to my last post. The residant that seemed to have the most concern lives... (Wed 15th June 2011 at 19:35)

"Great Stone Catastrophe"

  • What gets me is that he lives near the stones! Would he be so bothered if it was not near... (Wed 15th June 2011 at 19:21)

  • I think the rocks look very artistic, like something Tracey Emin would have created, but I... (Sat 28th May 2011 at 21:22)

"Let us run our own police force"

  • James Priest has gone and not a public word from Guernsey Police as to the future of our... (Wed 2nd March 2011 at 12:32)

Beaman is new P&F chief

  • Apparently the dithering over allowing Blue Islands to fly the Southampton route has lead... (Fri 25th February 2011 at 15:02)

  • Maybe P&F should look at this? As you know Aurigny charges for debit card and credit... (Fri 11th February 2011 at 16:50)

  • I agree blueguy. The Gambling Commission continues to bring in money and whilst it does... (Wed 19th January 2011 at 18:37)

  • Just maybe this new committee will consider how to create permenant jobs on the Island... (Fri 14th January 2011 at 11:54)

Green light for major housing estate

  • Passing 36 houses for someone that does not live on the island, when the indigenous... (Tue 11th January 2011 at 20:56)

  • Passing 36 houses for someone that does not live on the island, when the indigenous... (Tue 11th January 2011 at 20:56)

  • Not only that Pete, sometimes it's done on preferance or who they like. That is one of the... (Mon 10th January 2011 at 17:49)

  • This seems to be one of the biggest problems with the States Icey, they don't seem to be... (Sat 8th January 2011 at 15:09)

  • Pete, The States are a law unto themselves for the most part. It wasn't that long ago that... (Fri 7th January 2011 at 20:01)

  • "Mr Walden went on to say he didn't believe all the work would go to local contractors and... (Thu 6th January 2011 at 19:45)

  • Its pretty obvious how this going to go-the 13 social houses will be built first and... (Wed 29th December 2010 at 23:38)

  • Just read the previous headline. 'Public scoff at grand plans' Say's it all really. They... (Mon 27th December 2010 at 12:08)

Flying vet seeks asylum

  • what a weirdo. you seriously dont need anymore of them over there. xx (Wed 23rd March 2011 at 23:15)

  • I seem to remember Mr Kirk, the flying vet, from the late sixties. I think he lived in my... (Mon 21st February 2011 at 18:56)

  • i think this guy is barking mad !!! (Wed 29th December 2010 at 23:43)

  • I'm living in Guernsey now, but my family are from Alderney. I had the honour of having... (Mon 13th December 2010 at 15:48)

  • I remember this wonderfully funny, ecentric chap in Alderney arriving by raft from Gurnsey.... (Sat 11th December 2010 at 08:29)

  • This man WILL cost Alderney money ....... eventually !! Through either ; legal aid, mental... (Fri 10th December 2010 at 12:45)

  • I can assure everyone that he is really harmless and good hearted chap and would be good... (Thu 9th December 2010 at 21:11)

  • This chap sounds like a bit of a loose canon, sort of one hoof short of a cart horse. (Thu 9th December 2010 at 15:47)

Allen: Willmott has 'lost the plot'

  • Alderney i feel needs to take a long look in the mirror it has an an economy which is... (Sun 28th November 2010 at 10:51)

  • Icey - thanks for your more detailed explanation. It does seem to be true that... (Fri 29th October 2010 at 09:37)

  • It's just these sort of people that have put us in this mess in the first place. How many... (Thu 28th October 2010 at 18:51)

  • Sounds like an awesome way to sort out our economy and create those much needed jobs... (Thu 28th October 2010 at 16:20)

  • Joke joke joke. Had enough now. Get some locals in. Retirement home for the rich. That's... (Tue 26th October 2010 at 19:57)

States meeting postponed

  • This is what I am talking baout when I say the States members are inactive -- I see in your... (Tue 12th October 2010 at 11:28)

  • Couldn't agree more, Mark. Or just make the States (or at least some) unpayed - it should... (Mon 11th October 2010 at 07:33)

  • All I can do is laugh at this, here we are in dire economic straights, pubs and shops... (Mon 4th October 2010 at 17:03)

  • I would imagine some of the States Members are de-mob happy.Understandable.A quorum of 7... (Sun 26th September 2010 at 12:43)

Blue-Aurigny deal is dead

  • I don't think it's the price of the airfares that will kill what little tourism Alderney... (Wed 22nd September 2010 at 21:04)

  • Mark - we will undoubtedly come back to this one in the not too distant future. From an... (Tue 21st September 2010 at 16:21)

  • Ok so now all the fuss is over with the potential sale who is going to be held accountable... (Mon 20th September 2010 at 15:45)

  • Best news I have heard so far concerning this matter. Aurigny staff have always been... (Thu 16th September 2010 at 22:59)

Fisherman slates States members

  • Investment along with investors should be encouraged, a banking system which... (Sun 16th January 2011 at 22:40)

  • As an angler enjoying some of the best fishing in the UK I once visited the island several... (Sat 13th November 2010 at 18:39)

  • I agree with Ray's concerns. he is a fine fisherman and knows what he is talking about. I... (Sat 25th September 2010 at 03:45)

  • Jobs - that is what this island is lacking and from what I can see job creation has not... (Tue 7th September 2010 at 10:08)

  • I agree, they are not listening to anyone, prime example is the smoking ban!! time for a... (Mon 6th September 2010 at 16:54)

  • It will be nice to see a man on the States with a straight answer rather than a play of... (Mon 30th August 2010 at 21:14)

Sgt Priest's hearing delayed again

  • The Upper echelons of the Guernsey Police Force are an absolute laughing stock. Why can't... (Thu 26th August 2010 at 17:01)

  • Matt - spot on. It did feel like we had own little police force and one that communicated... (Fri 20th August 2010 at 11:55)

  • The whole apperance and performance of the police service on the Island has been an eye... (Fri 20th August 2010 at 05:41)

  • I never thought I'd find myself standing up for a copper but this does not suggest... (Wed 18th August 2010 at 13:15)

Sizzler's Alderney airline plan

  • ''Mr Beaman said he would encourage anyone with cash and experience to look at running an... (Mon 30th August 2010 at 09:57)

  • @Hello It's good to see someone else is looking at the bigger picture here. I was on a... (Sat 14th August 2010 at 20:34)

  • If we look at the commercial air traffic to end of June 2010 10,300 passengers were on... (Fri 13th August 2010 at 07:55)

Police receive noise complaints

  • I walked along Newtown Road and the railway tracks and found only one broken bottle after... (Tue 24th August 2010 at 11:37)

  • Aldo - I do remember what it is like to be young though it was sadly long ago. The... (Wed 11th August 2010 at 14:57)

  • Hello appears to forgive everything due to the innocence of youth. Maybe they would like to... (Wed 11th August 2010 at 08:44)

  • So the kids are a bit loud at this time of year. So what? 12 months ago we had "Victoria... (Sat 7th August 2010 at 11:07)

  • I agree, let them have some fun, it's only for a week or so, Alderney Week is a week for... (Fri 6th August 2010 at 14:53)

  • I agree, let them have some fun, it's only for a week or so, Alderney Week is a week for... (Fri 6th August 2010 at 14:07)

  • It's a shame that some residents are so miserable - it is not as if it happens every week -... (Tue 3rd August 2010 at 10:35)

Green light for red Hummer

  • Do you know what they say about men with big cars........? (Mon 9th August 2010 at 09:11)

  • John - maybe you shouldn't. You stay where you are, all nice & safe in your big truck with... (Sat 7th August 2010 at 11:10)

  • I've just heard about Marks hummer application. I remember when Alderney was still a place... (Sat 7th August 2010 at 02:02)

  • Ok, enough negative comments said, I checked out the Hummer yesterday on Butes and have... (Tue 3rd August 2010 at 10:35)

  • Taffay, do you know Mark? Do you know that he will not be using it for commercial reasons?... (Mon 2nd August 2010 at 10:39)

  • Icey, the mockery is the person who has just landed himself with a 130000 legal bill for a... (Mon 2nd August 2010 at 00:04)

  • The system is being abused because it allows a private vehicle to be brought in under regs... (Sun 1st August 2010 at 17:11)

  • Once again please tell me how it can be abuse of the system when both applications were... (Sun 1st August 2010 at 16:46)

  • Who will check that it is used solely for commercial purposes?? Team Alderney? Will they... (Sat 31st July 2010 at 17:20)

  • Who will check that it is used solely for commercial purposes?? Team Alderney? Will they... (Sat 31st July 2010 at 17:19)

  • Surely a sign on the side saying Maurice Brothers Builders- very competetive rates !!! and... (Sat 31st July 2010 at 12:32)

  • Great- i am going to open my hummer dealership on Monday-you have secured the loophole... (Sat 31st July 2010 at 11:53)

  • Pinky, all of your gloating over what you thought was a finished issue and now all you can... (Fri 30th July 2010 at 17:21)

  • 130,000+ Expensive for a 56 plate isn't it? (Fri 30th July 2010 at 17:00)

  • Nice to see how Mark makes his mother walk while he drives, testiment to the biggest car on... (Fri 30th July 2010 at 14:28)

Red light for Hummer

  • STOP PRESS no they dont !! Let me get my head around this a week ago- Mr Maurice knew he... (Sat 31st July 2010 at 11:43)

  • At last the law and common sense prevail. (Wed 28th July 2010 at 00:25)

  • Icey - From what I read in the press of the Judicial Review the law allows for some... (Tue 27th July 2010 at 16:10)

  • Ridunian, I agree the issue is not whether or not you or I like the idea of a Hummer on the... (Mon 26th July 2010 at 14:07)

  • The issue is not whether you or I like the idea of a Hummer on the Island. The issue is... (Sun 25th July 2010 at 09:21)

  • Only little brains and a low social standing opt for big flashy cars - not needed on... (Fri 23rd July 2010 at 20:40)

  • Only little brains and a low social standing opt for big flashy cars - not needed on... (Fri 23rd July 2010 at 20:36)

  • for sale ; Hummer H2 Lux, very few miles, not been used for a while...... (Thu 22nd July 2010 at 20:32)

  • Pinky, you have to be the most outright self opinionated, contradictive, hypocrite that I... (Thu 22nd July 2010 at 18:39)

  • So much for the mobile smoking room.... (Thu 22nd July 2010 at 18:23)

  • Common sense prevails. The mistake was to use dimensions for HGVs and similar commercial... (Thu 22nd July 2010 at 17:39)

  • Ops, now thats put a smile on my face! (Thu 22nd July 2010 at 16:41)

Islanders against GST

  • How many people have left the islad now because of rising taxes, home costs and general... (Fri 23rd July 2010 at 20:48)

Blue Islands boss to host meeting

  • Alderney Lover - At last night's meeting Derek Coates also questioned the quality of States... (Tue 27th July 2010 at 16:05)

  • It is perfectly possible to include clauses in any sale agreement that protect the Alderney... (Tue 27th July 2010 at 14:04)

  • Hmm, very emotive issue this. We would all love Aurigny to survive along with the... (Fri 23rd July 2010 at 10:35)

  • Pinky, As you appear to know Mr Coates and his business so well!! Can you assure us that he... (Fri 23rd July 2010 at 10:35)

  • Sorry Pinky, but one big mistake you propose is that locals could have subsidised flights,... (Fri 23rd July 2010 at 07:45)

  • Pinky, PLEASE DO NOT stand for the States. They are bad enough at not listening and dodging... (Thu 22nd July 2010 at 12:16)

  • Ok, so looks like the options are:- 1- Blue Airlines buys Aurigny Support Mr Coates, a... (Thu 22nd July 2010 at 10:48)

  • Dearest Pinky............. Please, please don't stand for States. If you think the proposed... (Thu 22nd July 2010 at 08:12)

  • Unfortunately such contractual obligations between governments and private operators are... (Thu 22nd July 2010 at 07:36)

  • What?s Alderneys so called Politicians worried about, come on wake up, it?s so simple! As... (Wed 21st July 2010 at 18:43)

Alderney Shipping bags vital contract

  • Preffered bidder? Does that mean the lowest price? Give it to a preferred bidder that has... (Tue 27th July 2010 at 09:08)

  • Lets not kid ourselves. We don't create a massive amount of business for any route, sea or... (Thu 22nd July 2010 at 21:10)

  • On one hand we are worried about lack of competition on the air routes with the proposed... (Thu 22nd July 2010 at 12:25)

  • Are monopolies even legal? Free trade is surely better for everybody. I think the States... (Thu 22nd July 2010 at 09:45)

  • We need open competition on this route - abolish the contract!!!!! (Thu 22nd July 2010 at 09:39)

Exclusive interview with Derek Coates

  • kat i'm afraid you're wrong there. britten-norman would adapt their trislanders to present... (Tue 3rd August 2010 at 16:57)

  • Have you any concept what-so-ever of how much time and money is required for an airline to... (Sat 31st July 2010 at 20:34)

  • Ed please remember that Blue Islands has only existed since 2006, before that the airline... (Mon 26th July 2010 at 19:49)

  • Pinky - firstly let me reassure you that I know the person behind the Facebook page and... (Fri 23rd July 2010 at 00:33)

  • Truthseeker - from what I understand Aurigny is to be sold for 1 AND the States of... (Thu 22nd July 2010 at 13:56)

  • I think people need to get real here apparently Aurigny will be sold for 1 pound that... (Thu 22nd July 2010 at 11:21)

  • Ok, so looks like the options are:- 1- Blue Airlines buys Aurigny Support Mr Coates, a... (Thu 22nd July 2010 at 10:47)

  • Pinky - You've chosen not to address my comments vis the public service aspect of our air... (Thu 22nd July 2010 at 07:43)

  • So what?s everyone got against a merger between Blue Islands and Aurigny? Mr Coates has... (Wed 21st July 2010 at 17:59)

  • Pinky - God has nothing to do with this so why a lack of scriptural guidance should mean Mr... (Wed 21st July 2010 at 16:14)

  • Well maybe its actually time for a wake up call. No where in the world is there a god given... (Wed 21st July 2010 at 14:21)

  • Pinky........................the forum is not there for you to air your personal thoughts... (Wed 21st July 2010 at 11:17)

  • Dearest Pinky............ Thought we are talking about Areoplanes and not Hotels !!. I... (Tue 20th July 2010 at 21:04)

  • Have to give respect to anyone who wishes to buy a loss making company, route closures as a... (Tue 20th July 2010 at 12:50)

  • Have to give respect to anyone who wishes to buy a loss making company, route closures as a... (Tue 20th July 2010 at 12:50)

  • Sold G-RHOP Trislander to a New Zealand Company on 30/05/2008. (Mon 19th July 2010 at 18:40)

  • Seems to me that he doesn't want competition now he's got his Hotel. Such a change from the... (Mon 19th July 2010 at 12:52)

  • Ed - Good point and if used only to service Alderney 3 Trislanders would be sufficient and... (Sun 18th July 2010 at 11:57)

  • ,Sorry Mr Coates but I think you are already unwelcome in the pubs in Alderney, other than... (Sat 17th July 2010 at 22:48)

  • I am pleased the Mr Coates has made clear his intentions-he has already invested 8... (Sat 17th July 2010 at 11:25)

  • Coates seems not to remember that Britten-Norman will resume production of the Trislander... (Fri 16th July 2010 at 20:41)

Merger would "cost jobs"

  • For many years we only had one private airline and were served well. What's the problem of... (Thu 22nd July 2010 at 21:13)

  • No replacement for the Trislander? How about a DHC Twin Otter? 19 seats, short field (our... (Fri 16th July 2010 at 14:45)

  • It is often said that there is no replacement for the Trislander, poppycock! Alderney... (Fri 16th July 2010 at 13:17)

  • Fundamentally, WE CANNOT TRUST THEM! Look at the list of routes they've shut: ? Alderney... (Thu 15th July 2010 at 16:16)

Aurigny and Blue Islands could merge

  • Guersey States bought Aurigny for good reasons. To guard the Gatwick slots, and to maintain... (Sat 24th July 2010 at 17:05)

  • As a regular visitor to Alderney for the past 25 years, I have always flown with Aurigny... (Tue 20th July 2010 at 13:30)

  • As a regular visitor to Alderney for the past 25 years, I have always flown with Aurigny... (Tue 20th July 2010 at 13:29)

  • I agree with the comments made by DayDream Believer 100%. The staff are outstanding and its... (Sun 18th July 2010 at 10:24)

  • I have flown to Alderney about 10 times now and have always flown Aurigny as Blue Islands... (Sat 17th July 2010 at 08:55)

  • In defense of Healthspan, they may well have no intention of closing the Southampton route.... (Sat 17th July 2010 at 08:39)

  • I fly to Alderney every year for my annual holiday and have used both airlines and been... (Fri 16th July 2010 at 16:22)

  • I am not sure which is the worst news of the week, GST or no more Aurigny! The... (Fri 16th July 2010 at 13:21)

  • Have found that others are against it too! Join the facebook campaign here:... (Thu 15th July 2010 at 17:04)

  • As a visitor to Aldernery, practically every year for nearly 40 years, it has been evident... (Thu 15th July 2010 at 10:19)

  • Competition has certainly brought some benefits and kept the Aurigny management on it's... (Thu 15th July 2010 at 08:19)

  • I would definetly agree with you. A merger would be dangerous - combine two loss making... (Wed 14th July 2010 at 22:56)

  • I would definetly agree with you. A merger would be dangerous - combine two loss making... (Wed 14th July 2010 at 22:55)

  • This could have a disastrous effect on Alderney. We would probably have to fly to guernsey... (Wed 14th July 2010 at 20:11)

Hummer case could cost States

  • Good point truthseeker but maybe a stretched limo would make a better Smokers Lounge - we... (Mon 19th July 2010 at 09:51)

  • I want to take issue with one of the comments from Pinky who refers to "the law of common... (Fri 16th July 2010 at 10:37)

  • I hope Mr Maurice is succesful in his case so that i can open Alderneys first Hummer... (Fri 16th July 2010 at 09:51)

  • We can't all have got it so wrong Anne when you are echoing what some of us has already... (Wed 14th July 2010 at 12:15)

  • David Jeremiah was the CEO in the Turks & Caicos Islands before it was finally brought... (Tue 13th July 2010 at 22:37)

  • Now Mr Bryant. You need to get your facts right. Mr maurice did not ask a question. There... (Tue 13th July 2010 at 22:24)

  • You have all got it so wrong! There was no law in place when he tried to import this... (Tue 13th July 2010 at 21:45)

  • Now pinky ! I have been in touch with new port imports in the Uk and for your information... (Fri 9th July 2010 at 16:56)

  • You are right; the Hummer does not actually break any laws, unless we are talking about the... (Fri 9th July 2010 at 14:55)

  • Pinky- you sound like a spoilt child the hummer in question does not and I repeat DOES NOT... (Fri 9th July 2010 at 10:56)

  • yes this is going to cost the states of Alderney an awful lot of money, but whose fault is... (Thu 8th July 2010 at 18:45)

  • Icey - is it the face that doesn't fit or the Hummer that won't fit on our roads? You do... (Thu 8th July 2010 at 16:45)

  • Pinky. You are actually laughable. (Thu 8th July 2010 at 15:34)

  • Pinky. You are actually laughable. (Thu 8th July 2010 at 15:34)

  • Rees, he wasn't asking to import anything outside what was allowed. I'm not saying that I... (Thu 8th July 2010 at 15:32)

  • Ha Ha, Icey is Marks law making mother!!! let's twist the rule books to suit ourselves!!!... (Thu 8th July 2010 at 15:24)

  • Sounds like a spoilt little boy shouting, screaming and trying to bully his way to a new... (Thu 8th July 2010 at 14:40)

  • Be warned I fell for this car on looks alone really. I?ve always wanted a Hummer and... (Thu 8th July 2010 at 14:34)

  • Be warned I fell for this car on looks alone really. I?ve always wanted a Hummer and... (Thu 8th July 2010 at 14:17)

  • He asked the question, and now wants to charge the taxpayers of Alderney because he did not... (Thu 8th July 2010 at 14:11)

  • He asked the question, and now wants to charge the taxpayers of Alderney because he did not... (Thu 8th July 2010 at 14:10)

  • Seeing as it?s a free country, my response to aldee & free. Talking about faces fitting... (Thu 8th July 2010 at 13:22)

  • Quotes from above. 'despite the vehicle meeting width, length and weight guidelines... (Thu 8th July 2010 at 12:16)

  • I do beleve a ferrari has already been in Alderney, but no one said anything is it just... (Thu 8th July 2010 at 10:56)

  • Many of us have things we collect, treasure or take pride in. Mark happens to take pride... (Thu 8th July 2010 at 09:54)

  • Many of us have things we collect, treasure or take pride in. Mark happens to take pride... (Thu 8th July 2010 at 09:54)

  • Ok then If you would have a lots of money what car would you buy? Volvo or Ford??? I'm sure... (Wed 7th July 2010 at 21:23)

  • Well all these opinions sounds like you all are jealous. If he wants to have a nice car so... (Wed 7th July 2010 at 21:15)

  • What, someone wants to import a Hummer into Alderney! Who?s the village idiot, even in the... (Wed 7th July 2010 at 14:28)

  • Well, no offence to Mark as I also don\'t agree with David Jeremiah?s decision, but out of... (Wed 7th July 2010 at 14:05)

  • Why on earth would you want one of those on a little island with little roads? The BMW X5... (Wed 7th July 2010 at 09:17)

Taxi accident injures 90-year-old woman

  • I know this lady. Really hope she is ok. (Wed 23rd June 2010 at 20:42)

States slated at people's meeting

  • The Building and Development Committee has quite frankly been awful for a number of years.... (Mon 28th June 2010 at 12:25)

  • Well done the President. For once I agree with him. What he said makes perfect sense and... (Mon 28th June 2010 at 09:19)

  • For once I agree with the president! But you also have to contend with personalty issues... (Wed 23rd June 2010 at 20:49)

Tourgis plans not passed yet

  • While i admire the intentions behind this project and would like to see Tourgis put to... (Sat 19th June 2010 at 09:25)

  • Sorry Ste but I don't live in Alderney, but maybe when you get there you could find... (Mon 14th June 2010 at 19:25)

  • You'd think it was suicide, with 400,000 quid being a drop in the ocean for extending the... (Mon 14th June 2010 at 18:44)

  • Awesome, cheers Pete. When I get to Alderney, can I stay with you? (Mon 14th June 2010 at 15:54)

  • It's not hard to get to Alderney at all. If you are in Leeds then you can easily fly to... (Mon 14th June 2010 at 10:47)

  • Who would use the conference centre? The company I work for in Leeds often has conferences... (Sun 13th June 2010 at 14:30)

Police make burglary arrests

  • Alderney is getting worse and worse in terms of being able to leave your door open... such... (Thu 10th June 2010 at 15:04)

School pool vandalised again

  • Unfortunately, we live in an age of disfuctional "families." (Sun 13th June 2010 at 15:02)

  • @Andy Who's to say that the culprits go to school. they could be in their early 20's 17 18... (Thu 10th June 2010 at 13:48)

  • CCTV and make parents financially responsible when they are caught. (Wed 9th June 2010 at 09:11)

Sergeant could be back this month

  • Anne - maybe there is a big hole in Guernsey from which they are now trying to dig their... (Thu 15th July 2010 at 11:54)

  • Here we are, the 13th July and still we are waiting! This is apalling! This sgts reputation... (Tue 13th July 2010 at 21:33)

  • Is there any news on this yet or have they kicked it into the long grass once again? (Tue 29th June 2010 at 15:31)

  • Lets hope Sgt Priest has triumphed over parochial malice. (Thu 17th June 2010 at 21:43)

  • Well we'll have to wait and see... (Fri 4th June 2010 at 20:34)

Alderney finally gets ferry service

  • Alderney is a stunningly beautiful place and welcomes tourists - the accommodation costs... (Tue 26th October 2010 at 21:26)

  • Alderney is a stunningly beautiful place and welcomes tourists - the accommodation costs... (Tue 26th October 2010 at 21:26)

  • Thanks Pinky, but I have tried Huelin & Renouf Shipping but they don't take the people with... (Wed 4th August 2010 at 08:21)

  • Hi Gareth, if not happy with Alderney Shipping have a look at the Huelin & Renouf Shipping... (Tue 27th July 2010 at 15:36)

  • It's interesting to read these comments. I would like to take a car over to Alderney but... (Tue 27th July 2010 at 15:25)

  • It looks like this site doesn't get updated anymore either. I see that there is over 3... (Fri 28th May 2010 at 18:43)

  • When will this service start running? Also, whom do we contact for further details? (Thu 27th May 2010 at 19:09)

  • Yeah their website really wants an update... ;-) (Wed 19th May 2010 at 20:13)

  • I looked up Alderney shipping to find web site has not been updated since 2006 and there... (Sun 9th May 2010 at 17:38)

  • Transportcommand Alderney may have had a ferry service for the 18 years but at what cost.... (Fri 30th April 2010 at 23:18)

  • According to the contract Alderney Shipping have with the states of Alderney they should... (Thu 29th April 2010 at 23:51)

  • transportcommand - Maybe the marketing of the services you mention needs an overhaul? If... (Thu 29th April 2010 at 13:44)

  • Alderney Finally gets a Ferry Service?? Yet again the Journal gets it wrong! We have had... (Wed 28th April 2010 at 23:35)

  • Isn't it amazing how a little competition fosters ingenuity and creativity? In fact... (Wed 28th April 2010 at 17:57)

Alderney officer placed on gardening leave

  • I sincerely hope that the person that made the compaint is really feeling good about it.... (Tue 25th May 2010 at 19:26)

  • Did you know you can become a Policeman with no qualifications whatsoever but of course... (Mon 24th May 2010 at 21:52)

  • Sgt Priest has done an awful lot for the community in Alderney as well as helping reduce... (Mon 17th May 2010 at 09:32)

  • Is the law guilty before proven innocent?. Does no one think that the poor bloke may be... (Tue 11th May 2010 at 21:08)

  • Police Officers tend to be drawn from the uneducated and therefore make poor decisions... (Wed 5th May 2010 at 08:20)

  • So whats new. When it comes to governments, local authorities or anyone else in power... (Fri 30th April 2010 at 23:56)

  • "A report is expected in mid-May, by which time a behind-closed-doors hearing will take... (Wed 28th April 2010 at 20:00)

Alderney needs £2m to build leisure centre

  • Alderney already in Guernsey's financial bad books with the airport making a 700K loss...... (Fri 4th June 2010 at 20:36)

  • We visit Alderney every year for golf/Saye Beach! As a pilot we're always looking for... (Tue 1st June 2010 at 11:26)

  • What a cracking plan. There seems to be something for everyone here (even a... (Fri 23rd April 2010 at 11:05)

Thieves steal 500 litres of heating oil

  • Somebody knows who has done the deed so tel crimestoppers otherwise they will keep on... (Sun 6th June 2010 at 22:02)

Alderney's traffic lights prank

  • Although this was terrific advertising for my Wife's Burger van (Krys Page) I would like to... (Fri 9th April 2010 at 20:16)

Member ejected from States meeting

  • Sir Norman- for better or worse was voted for by the electorate at TWO elections and thus... (Sat 27th March 2010 at 04:09)

  • The States is unfortunately run by a cabal that is unable to accept criticism and with... (Thu 18th March 2010 at 20:22)

Residents speak out about building rules

  • Peter Arnold was my teacher and I would very much like to get in touch again. Is there any... (Wed 16th February 2011 at 19:38)

  • I think that the building rules & regulations over here are in a mess. No one seems to know... (Fri 12th March 2010 at 23:29)

Footballers urged to make history

  • great to read about alderney's latest team. I can remember the old days with the tics and... (Mon 8th March 2010 at 11:17)

Police swoop for missing firearms

  • Bill i dont shower walden karma is a special thing (Fri 12th March 2010 at 14:27)

  • See the updated article posted here, I hope this clears things up a bit: ... (Wed 3rd March 2010 at 16:48)

  • This is a little pedantic Mr Walden. As I said previously, it is the States, through the... (Wed 3rd March 2010 at 15:22)

  • Sorry Sid and Confused but the issue and revocation of licences to hold weapons is dealt... (Wed 3rd March 2010 at 08:01)

  • This is one of those unfortunate but not infrequent instances where Bill Walden is... (Mon 1st March 2010 at 16:56)

  • Hang on a minute. If the States deals with licensing, surely that includes the seizure of... (Mon 1st March 2010 at 09:33)

  • Robert, This is another of those unfortunate but not infrequent occasions where the... (Sun 28th February 2010 at 12:59)

  • Robert, This is another of those unfortunate but not infrequent occasions where the... (Sun 28th February 2010 at 12:59)

  • I fail to understand the rationale of the States dealing with weapons seizure rather than... (Sat 27th February 2010 at 12:48)

  • Is that a firearm ? (Fri 19th February 2010 at 20:35)

Hotel guests evacuated after fire

  • We are two of the 11 evacuated guests and we must also add our praise to Donald in handling... (Fri 19th February 2010 at 11:41)

John Richards quits States role

  • I hope he didnt resign because he enjoyed smoking in pubs. (Sat 20th February 2010 at 12:59)

Suspicious package contained toilet paper

  • Any information is posting toilet paper a criminal offence? (Wed 5th May 2010 at 15:39)

  • I'm sure the Police will get to the bottom of the matter. (Fri 5th February 2010 at 20:38)

  • The police say they have nothing to go on.. (Wed 3rd February 2010 at 20:10)

  • Icey - it's only a handful of numb skulls that behave like this. Apparently this one... (Sun 31st January 2010 at 09:54)

  • This is just stupid. It seems that things are getting out of control over here. (Fri 29th January 2010 at 21:22)

  • I thought we lived in a civilised island? This idiot needs to be rooted out and exposed. (Fri 29th January 2010 at 09:45)

Second driving ban for young plumber

  • Your glib comment does not answer my question Andy? Pissed drivers with deep pockets pay... (Tue 23rd February 2010 at 11:32)

  • Your glib comment does not answer my question Andy? Dead kids or the odd banned driver? (Tue 23rd February 2010 at 11:28)

  • Dont fall for the UK paradigm it doesnt work its based on hypocrisy and spite. (Fri 19th February 2010 at 20:37)

  • Don't be silly Andy. If you drive drunk or drive like and idiot you have no business... (Tue 9th February 2010 at 18:38)

  • Banning people unless they are a proven alcoholic/drug addict is vindictive fines are the... (Tue 9th February 2010 at 10:54)

Willmott and Williams to quit States

  • Robert makes a fine point. Instead of one strategic plan we get 10 points of view? (Thu 28th January 2010 at 11:44)

  • All candidates for the States in Alderney stand as "independent." There is an inherent... (Sun 24th January 2010 at 12:19)

Alderney introduces smoking ban

  • I agree Icey & I'm an ex-smoker. Most of our senior citizens would have been youthful in... (Wed 3rd February 2010 at 13:42)

  • You non-smokers really do seem to be gloating about this issue with the attitude of a child... (Tue 2nd February 2010 at 23:48)

  • Well done States of Alderney got it right at last. On facebook I see that a lot of young... (Mon 1st February 2010 at 22:05)

  • I totally agree Icey, most of the people that are against smoking probably never visit the... (Mon 1st February 2010 at 15:14)

  • I totally agree Icey, most of the people that are against smoking probably never visit the... (Mon 1st February 2010 at 15:01)

  • I totally agree Icey, most of the people that are against smoking probably never visit the... (Mon 1st February 2010 at 15:01)

  • I totally agree Icey, most of the people that are against smoking probably never visit the... (Mon 1st February 2010 at 14:57)

  • Thank you Auberge, I am also a non-smoker though am still against the ban. It would be... (Tue 26th January 2010 at 16:21)

  • We have been visiting the islands for 10 years, (we live in the uk,) and love Alderney so... (Tue 26th January 2010 at 15:22)

  • Well Icey, I was joking but when you think about it the suggestion utilises much of the... (Sun 24th January 2010 at 17:48)

  • Looks like my last visit, I smoke. (Fri 22nd January 2010 at 16:38)

  • Hello, you are joking no? (Fri 22nd January 2010 at 11:32)

  • Well that's the smoking sorted for the good of public health. Now let's talk about all... (Fri 22nd January 2010 at 10:04)

  • The people who are so happy to 'ban' should move to mainland Britain where they would be... (Thu 21st January 2010 at 02:11)

  • It is so very obviously the correct decision that the only surprise is the closeness of the... (Tue 19th January 2010 at 14:53)

  • It is so very obviously the correct decision that the only surprise is the closeness of the... (Tue 19th January 2010 at 14:53)

  • In response to Icey, not all change is bad, as not all of it is good. There is much about... (Mon 18th January 2010 at 18:17)

  • That's another piece of Alderney's uniqueness gone then. Let's just change the name of the... (Mon 18th January 2010 at 14:25)

  • At last the \"STATES\", has done something for the good & wellbeing of ALDERNEY. It wasn`t... (Sun 17th January 2010 at 02:27)

  • A close vote, indeed, for Alderney's smoking ban, but so ,so long overdue. Thankfully, it... (Fri 15th January 2010 at 09:06)

Double tragedy for vet's family

  • My thoughts & prayers are with your family at this tragic time. God bless you all. (Sat 14th November 2009 at 20:13)

Quay nightmares for States member

  • what has not been discussed in open forum as far as i am aware is that there will have... (Sat 27th March 2010 at 04:24)

  • I enjoy reading all these comments but have to point out the obvious ! If everyone local... (Thu 25th March 2010 at 02:02)

  • if i can recall the commercial quay had sheet piling done to it in 1982????????, as it is... (Tue 1st December 2009 at 16:51)

  • Just to clarify my last comments, it was a simple spelling mistake, i didn't really mean... (Sat 21st November 2009 at 22:48)

  • We do so love complaining about life on this beautiful island of ours and its even better... (Sat 21st November 2009 at 11:15)

  • If Alderney is to survive long term then it has to consider its tourism industry. Lets be... (Fri 20th November 2009 at 23:38)

  • Mr.Quarry Man............... Whilst I do agree with some of your points. I object to... (Wed 18th November 2009 at 16:24)

  • Island Girl has entirely missed the point of the debate. Perhaps she has just discovered... (Sat 14th November 2009 at 12:18)

  • Thank you both for your comments, we hope to come over next month and will in deed try to... (Wed 28th October 2009 at 14:15)

  • K9 - Like you, I get fed up with the UK. Now recently living here in Alderney so far it is... (Wed 28th October 2009 at 09:46)

  • K9 - I don't think such a forum exsists perhaps something for you to organise if you move... (Wed 28th October 2009 at 08:17)

  • My post is unrelated to this article, BUT I can't seem to find any forum from island... (Mon 26th October 2009 at 21:26)

  • As I have said before ......... the quay needed money spending on it. It would have been no... (Fri 23rd October 2009 at 08:19)

Quay cost questioned at meeting

  • reply to Jusme, when Geomarine first came to the island to carry out works on the new Quay,... (Tue 1st December 2009 at 16:26)

  • I agree the men here have had to work long long hard hours, and have worked to the highest... (Sun 15th November 2009 at 21:00)

  • Thanks Blue Jacket. I am no expert in the slightest though the new work on the quay looks... (Thu 29th October 2009 at 07:41)

  • Island Girl is right that the work had to be done, particularly as Geomarine discovered... (Tue 27th October 2009 at 12:33)

  • The Commerical Quay project has been expensive BUT.......... it is our lifeline for this... (Sun 18th October 2009 at 14:07)

C-Permit plans are 'hare brained'

  • Hmm...Not particularly enticing news. As another 'islander' from far away Tasmania who is... (Wed 20th January 2010 at 23:25)

  • Hmm...Not particularly enticing news. As another 'islander' from far away Tasmania who is... (Wed 20th January 2010 at 11:05)

  • Does C stand for Crazy? (Wed 16th December 2009 at 13:40)

  • I refer to current planning applications in ?The Journal? and will keep it brief. Ref no... (Thu 5th November 2009 at 19:40)

  • JOKE!!!!! (Tue 13th October 2009 at 17:31)

Search for Cliff will continue

  • Hazel Barkers sisters,Judy and Pamela Wannop would like to thank Ann Marie and Ian... (Sun 25th October 2009 at 19:37)

  • So sorry for your loss Tracey & the difficult time that you are going through! (Thu 22nd October 2009 at 12:31)

  • Hello Anoop, My Mum,Hazel, Mr Wannops neice and housekeeper and friend did pass away on the... (Wed 21st October 2009 at 20:12)

  • Any further news of Mr Wannop and is it true that his House keeper ? carer died of a Heart... (Wed 21st October 2009 at 08:24)

Locals toast the lifeboat

  • I would just like to echo IGs comments! We are very lucky to have them! (Fri 9th October 2009 at 17:58)

  • As an island we should be so proud of ALL our local volunteer crews. We are truly blessed... (Fri 9th October 2009 at 07:22)

65mph teen banned for 6 months

  • SussexDave....i think it was a mobile police unit or porta cabin to regular folks...the... (Wed 6th January 2010 at 17:30)

  • I have never been in favour of driving bans personally a large fine would sufficed. (Wed 16th December 2009 at 13:36)

  • To change the system you have to change the people in power and demand changes to the... (Mon 30th November 2009 at 23:04)

  • Daydream Believer, I am trying to bring attention through this page to say enough is... (Sat 21st November 2009 at 14:00)

  • Society will always be 'don't do as i do, but do as i say' until the average person stands... (Fri 20th November 2009 at 23:17)

  • It always amuses me to read about our Chairman lecturing people about their conduct whilst... (Sat 14th November 2009 at 20:08)

  • I agree with you both though I stand by my comment. There is just no consistency here... (Mon 26th October 2009 at 11:59)

  • DayDream makes a good point. Surely in a small, closed community it is important that... (Mon 26th October 2009 at 10:19)

  • Firstly i do read the comments posted on all the stories and can only conclude that the... (Sun 25th October 2009 at 17:38)

  • Well Ady I'm happy that you're happy. However I'm disappointed that you have not been here... (Sun 25th October 2009 at 08:31)

  • Ady, I would like to offer an olive branch. It?s no good or constructive picking at each... (Thu 22nd October 2009 at 21:07)

  • Oh so in your comment (you) was aimed at me ok!never said i had or lived in london or... (Thu 22nd October 2009 at 14:16)

  • Shall we actually talk about the relavent story here. Anyway,thanks Ady. As for my comment... (Thu 22nd October 2009 at 12:53)

  • Right here we go ! the i feel happy was for doug ,just in case he thinks i am angry... (Thu 22nd October 2009 at 00:23)

  • Easy easy Ady! I am aware of every comment that I have made on the site. I just did not... (Wed 21st October 2009 at 18:00)

  • Ady not andy ? it was just a comment! you may want to look at other comments you made on... (Wed 21st October 2009 at 17:05)

  • Not totally sure what you mean Andy or who you are getting at??? I'm happy to debate if you... (Wed 21st October 2009 at 12:27)


  • Well Dave, I think that the police do provide Alderney with 2nd hand though perfectly... (Sat 17th October 2009 at 09:30)

  • Just a thought, why is the youth in this article pictured in front of a Bedfordshire marked... (Wed 14th October 2009 at 09:56)

Guernsey firm awarded Connaught contract

  • As far as I know it hasn't said say Doug. Just that it is to be sold. (Tue 27th October 2009 at 10:17)

  • Any idea what they think it might fetch Icey? Enough for a new sports centre maybe? (Mon 26th October 2009 at 15:23)

  • To sell it Doug (Mon 26th October 2009 at 10:12)

  • Does anyone know what the plan is for existing Connaught building once the new home is... (Sun 25th October 2009 at 08:35)

  • With regards to The Connaught contract and the peoples meeting or should I say lack of?... (Thu 1st October 2009 at 02:36)

  • Well Icey, yes, it does make you wonder how they can do the job cheaper and quicker. I... (Tue 29th September 2009 at 09:36)

  • I have been thinking. I was of the opinion that it should have been awarded to a local... (Mon 28th September 2009 at 03:53)

  • I have to say Andy, brilliant point! Talking of building, how does letting anyone build... (Sun 27th September 2009 at 14:46)

  • It seems strange one cannot get a kitchen installed by John Lewis yet they allow this. (Fri 25th September 2009 at 17:56)

Victor Hugo hits the rocks

  • Well done for all concerned in making the passengers safe and comfortable whilst marooned... (Tue 15th September 2009 at 13:49)

Miracle escape from burning plane

  • I want to say that all of the Emergency Services did an excellent job! Most of the... (Sun 20th September 2009 at 12:00)

  • lucky escape... (Thu 10th September 2009 at 20:21)

Victoria Street branded worse than London

  • what a shame some selfish people have to spoil things for others wherever they live or... (Sat 27th April 2013 at 23:48)

  • jan, sorry took so long ,if the council do nothing then they are in breach of there legal... (Thu 26th August 2010 at 17:56)

  • jan, sorry took so long ,if the council do nothing then they are in breach of there legal... (Thu 26th August 2010 at 17:45)

  • Jan Go to Alderney, it's beautiful, yes they may have a few problems creeping in but... (Sun 25th April 2010 at 22:46)

  • I found reading your comments interesting and am sorry to hear of the problems. I've never... (Tue 13th April 2010 at 09:07)

  • I do find it very sad that some of the comments to the artical 17/8/09 in that it is ok to... (Tue 20th October 2009 at 17:11)


  • Alderney worse than London, i don't think so. You may have some problems in Alderney but... (Tue 13th October 2009 at 08:38)

  • I think that this is becoming a bit silly: people just argue pointlessly about the use of... (Sun 11th October 2009 at 15:53)

  • Can i just say, as a resident that i think you'll find that these stupid OCCASIONAL... (Wed 7th October 2009 at 16:49)

  • Come on, does it really matter, a little bit of noise at the weekend, its the same the... (Thu 24th September 2009 at 18:28)

  • One of the best things about Alderney (and the other Channel Islands) is the total lack of... (Thu 24th September 2009 at 11:16)

  • From my experience, you did used to be able to leave your keys in your car and your house... (Wed 16th September 2009 at 00:22)

  • BAD EYES , would have noticed if i did not use capitals?. (Tue 15th September 2009 at 23:21)

  • I expect I'll leave my front door unlocked and my keys in the car as everyone else seems to... (Tue 15th September 2009 at 17:02)

  • I do hope you will be very happy on alderney doug. GOOD LUCK , OH CAPITALS AGAIN . ... (Tue 15th September 2009 at 01:24)

  • No Ady, I don't live in Victoria Street, I live in Bristol where we've had two murders in... (Mon 14th September 2009 at 08:30)

  • There's no need to exaggerate the problems or to get over-emotional about the situation,... (Thu 10th September 2009 at 22:51)

  • well doug white ,what can i say after you had a look inthe banbury guardian :WHY DO YOU... (Thu 10th September 2009 at 16:33)

  • An over reaction but a necessary one if we make the UK mistakes then we will get UK... (Mon 31st August 2009 at 15:25)

  • You're very glad you did not buy a property in Alderney because of what goes on? What does... (Mon 31st August 2009 at 12:28)

  • My wife and I recently enjoyed a wonderful, almost totally peaceful holiday in Alderney.... (Sat 29th August 2009 at 22:13)


Paul wants more posters

  • I don't think it's appropriate for children to be doing these posters at all, prehaps the... (Mon 10th August 2009 at 09:11)

States member fractures spine

  • I hope hes alright I suggest Alderney Electricity get some work at height training as these... (Mon 31st August 2009 at 15:20)

Doctor: Tourists should be insured

  • Its a shame that the UK adopt such hostile policies towards a dependency and yet seem to... (Tue 5th May 2009 at 10:43)

Big Brother makes it to the harbour

  • Basically we dont need it and I think we should have been consulted on it. Maybe our small... (Tue 5th May 2009 at 10:51)

  • Mmm... how about working on catching and punishing the perpetrators of crime, rather than... (Fri 1st May 2009 at 16:02)

  • I look forward to receiving my copy of The Journal with all the "news". With regard to the... (Tue 21st April 2009 at 09:39)

States and ACRE move to clear up confusion

  • The article gives a response that the states are being ripped off from the deal, which is 2... (Wed 1st April 2009 at 17:47)

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Your work permit questions answered

  • I think residents should be given first crack of the whip aswell. (Fri 6th March 2009 at 09:46)

  • Even though I would still not class myself as a "Local". I have been here for 35 years plus... (Wed 4th March 2009 at 08:12)

Cash stolen from island takeaway

  • I think disappointing is the word its very safe here however we must not take our eye off... (Fri 6th March 2009 at 09:52)

  • safe island , i dont think so!??? .did the police ever catch the people who stoned the... (Sun 22nd February 2009 at 23:41)

New traffic regulations introduced

  • I'm happy to be without any vehicle at all, just as soon as you make the island flat! ... (Mon 10th August 2009 at 09:08)

  • Bermuda had a similar problem but I believe they solved via a one vehicle per household... (Sat 11th July 2009 at 09:39)

  • It's a nice thought to make the island car free but unfortunatley just not... (Thu 9th July 2009 at 18:34)

  • i remember when there was only a few vechicles on the island. it was so much nicer was... (Sun 19th April 2009 at 21:48)

  • It would be nice to make the whole Island car free I think its small enough with a couple... (Fri 6th March 2009 at 15:47)

Max's Search for a Star

  • I'm absolutely staggered that Max hasn't been sat next to Simon Cowell on the X Factor or... (Sun 22nd November 2009 at 10:21)

States to debate price hikes

  • Hello, its understandable post together using this type of YouTube movie; I can?? think... (Sun 19th May 2013 at 11:30)

  • state members should be paid by the hour or what they work!. as for the harbour dues... (Sun 7th December 2008 at 13:38)

Chickens face firing squad

  • Well that sucks. I enjoyed those chickens. (Fri 26th December 2008 at 17:16)

  • I loved seeing the chickens at the airport, it was one of the things that made Alderney... (Fri 28th November 2008 at 18:06)

States warned not to sting second home owners

  • 2nd homes are a problem for Alderney and many young islanders have already been forced... (Fri 10th July 2009 at 17:06)

  • Spanish Fly: If you can afford a 2nd home on the Rock, you can afford the flights (Fri 22nd May 2009 at 22:24)

  • My comments still stand if you can afford 2 homes then pay up as you are depriving the... (Tue 5th May 2009 at 10:46)

  • Coming from the Westcountry I can sympathise with the feelings of Alderney locals who see... (Mon 4th May 2009 at 16:02)

  • A simple service charge, much like one would pay on an apartment is all that's needed. ... (Sun 3rd May 2009 at 22:04)

  • Come off it people with 2 homes push up the house prices for locals - they need and can... (Fri 6th March 2009 at 09:42)

  • I think the proposed tax is a good idea. If you are affluent enough to be able to afford a... (Fri 7th November 2008 at 14:42)

  • The phrase "a contribution" to the economy, in my opinion, was very economical with the... (Thu 6th November 2008 at 21:31)

Marina heats up hustings

  • I do think that a marina would bring more income and employment oppurtunities to the work... (Mon 16th March 2009 at 10:03)

  • l am absolutely staggered as to why a marina was not been built years ago and l feel that... (Thu 2nd October 2008 at 13:10)

Cruel blow for airport chickens

  • Could someone please explain to me how a group of native chickens were costing the States... (Thu 13th November 2008 at 20:57)

  • Could we have a list of the States Members who approved the culling of the chickens so that... (Sat 18th October 2008 at 12:15)

Tugby: Courage needed to fund marina

  • As a visitor to Aldernery, every year for the past 37 years, BY SEA, I fully support the... (Fri 5th September 2008 at 11:59)

  • There is no doubt that a marina is required in Alderney, but the proposed drawings and... (Tue 2nd September 2008 at 14:39)

Irate family criticise police after raid

  • These things need to be handled very carefully. I recently saw a UK programme called CO19... (Fri 6th March 2009 at 11:58)

  • I know this must have been a traumatic experiance for the familly but the police must... (Mon 1st September 2008 at 09:51)

Fly-by marks 60th anniversary celebrations

  • Picture added, click it to enlarge (Thu 14th August 2008 at 09:22)

  • Any chance of a picture of the flypast being added to this story. (Thu 14th August 2008 at 09:13)

States still planning to cull airport chickens

  • As a regular visitor to the island i love seeing and hearing the chickens when i first... (Thu 21st August 2008 at 13:32)

Quay work continues to progress

  • A webcam for the airport can be found at www.alderneyairport.biz (Fri 2nd October 2009 at 16:47)

  • The webcam link is: ... (Thu 14th August 2008 at 09:27)

  • Where can I find the link to the webcam. Would like to see a webcam covering Victoria... (Thu 14th August 2008 at 09:16)

  • Having visited the Island last year and loved it what a great idea of the web cam, its... (Thu 7th August 2008 at 16:05)

Willmott believes in marina project

  • We don't live on Alderney but try to visit from England a few times every year with our... (Tue 23rd September 2008 at 13:31)

  • A marina should have been build 20 years ago. Today we have oil prices the highest... (Fri 8th August 2008 at 03:42)

  • I'm a great supporter of Mr Willmott. And that opinion hasn't changed, nor it seems, is it... (Wed 23rd July 2008 at 20:49)

  • I agree a marina would be good for Alderney. But, not so good for local boat owners. It... (Sat 19th July 2008 at 16:10)

Alderney Week promises pure magic this summer

  • Just to clarify on this article: The X Factor Show will be held on Friday August 8th (16... (Mon 7th July 2008 at 10:03)

Stark warning to local businesses

  • I'm delighted to see that Mr Egglestone in his position, has grasped the reality of the... (Tue 18th August 2009 at 12:32)

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