Top events in Channel Islands

August
01

This annual run takes place at the beginning of the summer holidays and both visitors and locals compete. Entry fees are donated to charity.

August
19

With dog agility, horse shows and stalls selling refreshment and local produce, this popular event offers a great chance to get to know the locals...

August
28

There are regular market days held at the Sark Visitor Centre courtyard, with local produce, bric-a-brac and homemade goods on offer.

Sailing Dinghies, St Brelades Bay, Jersey
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Sailing Dinghies, St Brelades Bay, Jersey

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Channel Islands Travel Guide

Key Facts

The Channel Islands include Alderney, Guernsey, Jersey and Sark & Herm. There are other, very small islands in the group, but these are not normally open to visitors. See individual entries for more information.

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