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New drivers asked to sign up for organ donation

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EVERYONE applying for a driving licence will be asked if they want to join the organ donor register under new plans designed to dramatically increase the number of people on the life-saving list.

Cinema could be lost to new hospital


A LARGE area of the public gardens at the Waterfront would be lost and the cinema would have to be bulldozed if a new hospital was built on the site, according to the Health Minister.

'There are far worse places to live'


A RESIDENTS’ association has disputed claims that its estate is plagued with crime after a pensioner was allegedly confronted by two men during an early morning break-in.

Record response to Port Galots development

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THE Planning Department has been so overwhelmed by the huge volume of letters objecting to proposals to build a maritime hub at the Harbour that it has been forced to change its administration process.

'No complaints' about time at Haut de la Garenne


A FORMER resident of a children’s home where Islanders claimed to have suffered physical and sexual abuse has told an inquiry that he had a positive experience of living there and ‘never had any complaints’.