Jersey’s wild orchid fields open During the spring and summer months Jersey is transformed by the vibrant colours of its native wildflowers. Among the most spectacular are the wild orchids found in The National Trust for Jersey’s ‘Orchid Fields’ at Le Noir Pré in St Ouen’s Bay and La Blinerie in Grouville. The Trust are […]


By Alasdair Crosby, editor RURAL Magazine, reprinted by kind permission of the JEP ‘Excuse me, Sir, do you have a few minutes to take part in a survey?’ My home-spun advice:  ‘If you see a man with a clipboard, looking for a passer-by to button-hole, look the other way. Engage your companion in deep conversation […]