The Jersey Cow

Mar 29, 2013 by

The Jersey breed originates from the Island of Jersey in the Channel Islands. Today, outstanding herds of Jerseys can be found from Denmark to New Zealand, from Canada to South America, and from South Africa to Japan.

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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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Donkeys, Toads & Crows

May 18, 2012 by

Every country has it’s own national symbols. The Channel Islands are no different and there’s a surprising array of animals ascribed to each island and their people.

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Flags of the Channel Islands

Apr 8, 2011 by

Many of the flags recall links to the The Duchy of Normandy. The Duchy stems from the Viking invasions of France in the 8th century. It was created by the treaty of Saint-Clair-sur-Epte in 911 out of concessions made by King Charles, and granted to Rollo.

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