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Inter-island passenger only ferry services - full tender launched
Friday 15 December 2017

The governments of Guernsey and Jersey have today launched an open tender process to identify and select the operator of a new passenger-only ferry service between the islands.

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Last Chance to See Science Fiction Exhibitions at Candie
Thursday 14 December 2017

Guernsey Museum's science fiction exhibition 'Engage Warp Drive' will be closing on December 31st. New Year's Eve will also be the final day for 'Warp 2', featuring futuristic artworks by Chris Foss in the greenhouse gallery. Both have proved highly popular this autumn.

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Channel Islands Christmas Lottery First Prize Update
Wednesday 13 December 2017

The guaranteed first prize in this year's Channel Islands Christmas Lottery has now risen to £950,000.

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Commodore Clipper Portsmouth 16:00  


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Shetland Tra Jsy/Poole 10:30  
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Aurigny13:052017-12-17GatwickGR605Approx 1305


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Aurigny10:202017-12-17GatwickGR604Go To Door E , Gate 4
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The Policy Council is responsible for Guernsey's constitutional and external affairs, developing strategic and corporate policy and coordinating States business.

It is also responsible for examining and commenting on all proposals and reports placed before the States of Deliberation (Guernsey's Parliament).

The Policy Council is chaired by the Chief Minister.  The 10 Departmental Ministers sit with the Chief Minister to form the Policy Council. Staff support is provided through the Chief Officer of the Policy Council who is also Chief Executive of the States.  The Chief Executive is supported by the Deputy Chief Executive.

Overview of Responsibilities

States Strategic Plan (corporate policy)                              Research (Facts & Figures)

External Relations                                                                   Human Resources Unit

Island Archives Service                                                          Legal Aid Service

Overseas Aid Commission                                                   Planning Tribunal (Planning Appeals)

Review Boards                                                                        Emergency Powers Authority

Public Sector Remuneration                                                 Inheritance Law Review

Parochial Ecclesiastical Rates Review

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