The Guernsey Tom

Feb 15, 2013 by

At its height there were 2,000 growers in Guernsey exporting nearly half a billion tomatoes every year. Today the industry is all but gone we look in this article at the rise and fall of a Guernsey legend.

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When there were two Guernseys

Dec 4, 2012 by

There was a time when Guernsey consisted of 2 separate islands. It was military expendiency that drove the effort to re-unite the 2 parts of ‘Sarnia’ again.

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Budloe Night – Guernsey ...

Nov 2, 2012 by

Budloe Night in Guernsey is also Bonfire Night. They’re seen as the same now, but were they originally ?

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Gâche Mélée

Sep 28, 2012 by

Gâche Mélée (pronounced Gosh Mel – are) is a traditional Guernsey apple dessert… perfect for Autumn & Winter treats

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Renoir in Guernsey

Aug 31, 2012 by

In 1883, the famous French impressionist painter spent the summer in Guernsey, creating 15 paintings in little over a month. Most of these feature Moulin Huet bay. These paintings were the subject of a set of commemorative postage stamps, issued by the Bailiwick of Guernsey in 1983.

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Ormer Casserole

Aug 10, 2012 by

Ormer is the local name for molluscs found on Guernsey & Jersey shores. This casserole recipe has been around since at least 1673.

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