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A lack of trust is no laughing matter

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The Environment Department’s refusal to go public over the expert advice given on the Town Quay road layout and courtesy crossing has given islanders even less reason to trust their elected representatives. And, says Nick Mann, it makes people wonder what else may be hidden

Cycle club boss warns more safety still needed at Salerie

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LOW cost, quick-fire projects could make a major difference to the safety of the Salerie Corner cycle path, the Guernsey Velo Club president has said, after the Environment Department announced it had no plans for any initiatives owing to a lack of funding.

Harbours face bill to man Quay crossing

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THE Harbour Authority will have to pay up to £30,000 this year for off-duty police officers or traffic wardens to man the courtesy crossing at The Quay after Environment raised safety concerns for when larger cruise liners are visiting.

Monkey bars to be ‘modified’

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A PART of the new playground at Saumarez Park has been temporarily cordoned off while it is modified to reduce the risk of a child falling.