This year the Channel Islands are celebrating 70 years of liberation.
The festival will take place over a 5 week period from 3rd April – 11th May 2015 and celebrates the Islands freedom from German occupation.
Many events will be held at heritage sites around the Channel Islands; castles will be brought to life, doors will be opened on wartime bunkers and historic towers and flags will be put out for liberation day.
Capture the spirit of the Channel Islands history and join in with the celebrations. Plan your short break with Alfa Travel to Jersey today!
Jersey by Air with Alfa Travel
Jersey is a magical island, part of Britain, yet lying only 15 miles off the French coast. The result is an irresistible mixture of history, culture and rugged natural beauty. The island’s fantastic sunshine record and miles of beautiful sandy beaches lie in wait and you are invited to enjoy its continental charm and climate without complications such as currency or a foreign language.
The island of Jersey is the largest of the Channel Islands and boasts numerous museums and two fairyland castles, Mont Orgueil and Elizabeth, the names of which characterise the perfect blend of British and French culture on the island.
Jersey’s capital, St. Helier, is lined with chestnut trees, bars, pavement cafes and tax free shops. This relaxing holiday allows you your own time to unwind and soak up the delights of this unique island. Whether is be energetic walks and trips, sunbathing on the miles of sandy beaches or simply relaxing in and around the resort; the decision is yours!
Download a copy of the festival guide here: Channel Islands Heritage Festival Guide.