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VIDEO - NatWest Island Games Jersey 2015 day five

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THE penultimate day of action at the NatWest Island Games included the fast-and-furious Town Criterium cycling events, the semi-finals of football and tennis among others and the final night of swimming. Peter Frankland visited several sporting venues around the island once again.

Eight-year wait over

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YOU don’t need to have a gold medal hanging around your neck to have that golden feeling, just ask our island women footballers.

VIDEO - NatWest Island Games Jersey 2015 day four

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GUERNSEY enjoyed another good day in the sister isle with the highlights including a second gold medal for swimmer Courtney Butcher. Peter Frankland was at pool side having earlier captured the intensity of rapid fire pistol shooting.

Guernsey’s gold medal tally doubles

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THE sun shone on the Sarnians on the hottest June day on record in Jersey yesterday as Team Guernsey doubled their gold medal tally at the NatWest Island Games.

VIDEO - NatWest Island Games Jersey 2015 day three

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THE third day of action at the NatWest Island Games Jersey 2015 included the first round of the golf competition, the team final of the table tennis and the cycling road races - all on the hottest June day on record in Jersey. Peter Frankland was out-and-about with his camera once again.

Golden moments in pool, on court

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THREE more golds on day two keep Guernsey in fifth spot in the medals table, but the silver and bronzes flowed our way on day two in the sister isle.

Merrien’s men bring back gold

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JERSEY are already heading over the horizon at the top of the medals table and on the Reds’ ‘Super Sunday’ thousands of Caesareans turned out in force to shout them home.

VIDEO - NatWest Island Games Jersey 2015 Day One

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THE first day of sporting action at Jersey 2015 brought with it the first medals for Team Guernsey, with the men's half-marathon team claiming gold in the opening event of the programme. Peter Frankland was on hand to record some of the highlights of day one.

VIDEO - Opening ceremony of XVI NatWest Island Games

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THE XVI NatWest Island Games were officially declared open on Saturday night in Howard Davis Park in Jersey where 3,000 competitors from 24 members islands will take part in a week of competition in 14 different sports. Peter Frankland captured the action.

Schoolgirl defends her national title

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HEATHER DESPRES, who will be making her Games bow in Jersey, has made a successful defence of her British Schools’ Cycling Association National Hill Climb title in Petersfield.

Travers shows his class at Pembroke

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JAMES TRAVERS clocked a fast time of 2hr 49sec. over the Olympic distance to win the first race of the Guernsey Triathlon Club’s summer series.