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A taste of summer

The scene in St Ouen’s Bay yesterday as a Dutch sailing ship goes by and Islanders take to the water  Picture: DAVID FERGUSON (02138097)

Islanders enjoyed an early taste of summer over the weekend when Jersey basked in 20 hours of sunshine and above-average temperatures.

In Monday's newspaper

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At least 900 new jobs are likely to be created in the finance industry over the next five years, according to a new survey. And confidence in non-finance firms is at its highest levels in the last four years, another survey has shown.

Poppy seed stamps that you can grow

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Stamps incorporating real poppy seeds are to be released as the Island prepares to mark the 100th anniversary of the start of the First World War.

Serial flasher gets probation

The case was heard in the Royal Court

A serial flasher who exposed himself to 20 girls on beaches and in town over a year-long period has avoided jail.

In Saturday's weekend edition

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Do you have a favourite restaurant? Today you can check out a range of restaurants and cafés in our essential guide to eating out. The Jersey Loves Food booklet comes free with your JEP.