Source:States of Jersey (Saint Helier)
Posted: Friday, January 14, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, March 8, 2011
The States of Jersey (the government of Jersey) have announced that it had not yet decided whether Friday, April 29, 2011, would be a one-off public holiday on account of the upcoming Royal Wedding.
Shortly after the date of Prince William's wedding was announced (2010-11-22), Jersey's Chief Minister, Terry Le Sueur, had said that he would like Jersey to also declare a one-off public holiday on that date.
Currently, the UK (2010-11-23), Scotland (2010-11-24), the Cayman Islands (2010-12-21), the Isle of Man (2011-01-10), and Gibraltar (2011-01-06), have announced that Friday, April 29, 2011, would be a one-off public holiday, while Guernsey and Alderney (2010-12-02), the Falkland Islands (2010-12-04), and the Turks and Caicos (2010-12-21), have indicated that they are currently considering declaring Friday, April 29, 2011, as a one-off public holiday.
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