News Tuesday: 17th April 2012

Well Being Fever Hits Jersey!

Jersey Well Being Festival Jersey’s first ever Well Being Festival launches at the end of April, with an exciting 15 day programme of events promoting healthy living taking place across the island.

The festival kicks off on 22nd April with the Zumba Fiesta at the Hotel de France, giving islanders and visitors a chance to practise their moves and take part in the international dancing craze.

Festival goers will be treated to a fantastic selection of activities, classes, workshops, walks and talks thoughout the festival fortnight, including a day-long well being fair at the Radisson Blu Hotel, ‘Full of Goodness’ nutrition talk, a ‘Look Good Feel Good’ fashion show, well being workouts, and nordic walks. At the centre of the festival is the WellBeing Charity Dinner, hosted by the Grand Jersey. Proceeds of the gala dinner will be donated to the local Jersey charity, Brighter Futures. Tickets for the black tie dinner are available for £40 per person or £350 for a table of 10.

“We all have a different idea of what wellbeing means to each of us and the Festival will showcase the depth and breadth of wellbeing services the Island has to offer. In addition, we are very pleased to welcome a number of leading experts in the field of wellbeing to share their ideas alongside our local experts.”

– Festival organiser Beverley Le Cuirot



Jersey Boat Show on the Horizon

Jersey Boat Show The Jersey Boat Show returns for its fifth year on 5th May 2012.

A great community event taking place over the early May bank holiday, the Jersey Boat Show combines the best of the maritime industry with a carnival and festival atmosphere ideal for families and kids. Visitors can explore a wide range of luxury yachts, small family vessels, and speed boats, as well as touring the Royal Navy ship HMS Mersey and enjoying a fantastic selection of food stalls and stands run by local and international businesses.

The 2012 show promises to be bigger and better than ever, with a Fisherman’s Village, an Outdoor and Active arena, live music on the JT Main Stage and action packed demonstrations.

The Jersey Boat Show takes place between Saturday 5th May – Monday 7th May, at Jersey’s waterfront and marina.

We offer travel inclusive packages in Jersey, staying at hotels close to the marina and festival venue – please visit our Boat Show page to browse and book.

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