Tag "Sark"

Guernsey Press n’est pas Charlie

YOUR nasty editorial Opinion of Friday 23 January prompted me to wonder if by any chance the 28 elected conseillers in Sark’s Chief Pleas might just have a better idea of democracy than the editor of Guernsey’s monopoly newspaper.

Can anyone guarantee that the Sark incinerator is safe?

I WAS interested to read Dr Stevenson go on record recently playing down the adverse health effects of the Sark incinerator, particularly in light of him having written to me on 16 October 2014 as follows: ‘Your concerns about the incinerator and its possible link to ill health are far from unreasonable’ and ‘I am far from hostile to your serious questions about the incinerator but have no personal answer to providing an alternative to something which few of us would consider other than profoundly undesirable.’

Sark residency rules will leave locals without rights

SAFE wishes to extend to you its grave concerns with what we believe to be a seriously flawed proposal submitted by Chief Pleas, entitled Defining a Resident and Divisibility & Charging. We believe this proposal shows once again a distinct lack of forward-thinking and planning on the part of Chief Pleas.