Alderney

Lyons inquiry: HSSD says ‘it would do same again’

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WE WOULD have to do the same again, Health and Social Services chief officer Dr Carol Tozer has said, as she defended how the department investigated and referred four Alderney deaths to the police and confirmed the case was back under investigation by HSSD.

Locum to help out suspended doctor

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A GUERNSEY-based locum has come to the aid of suspended Alderney doctor Rory Lyons with what he hopes will be the first of a series of surgeries.

Dead man’s sister calls for answers

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THE sister of one of four patients of Alderney doctor Rory Lyons, whose deaths are being investigated by police, said she had begged the Health and Social Services Department to act for almost a year.

Ministers visit Alderney to discuss tax review

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THE States of Guernsey Treasury and Resources Minister Gavin St Pier and Chief Minister Allistair Langlois will travel to Alderney this afternoon to answer residents’ questions on proposals to overhaul the personal tax, pensions and benefits regime.

Quality in Tourism ratings are offered

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THE owners of hotels, guest houses and self-catering accommodation in Alderney are being offered the chance to join the UK tourist board grading system from this season.

Breakwater concerns are raised

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CONCERNS were expressed at Alderney’s January people’s meeting over the durability of the breakwater, and whether Guernsey was fully meeting its obligation to ensure its future.

Alderney holds 69th Homecoming Day

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ALDERNEY residents recalled arriving home after five long years of wartime evacuation in a day filled with events to mark the historic occasion.