Despite the unpredictable nature of the pandemic many scientists believe the lethal power of the coronavirus is fading

On July 25, 2021, in General, Health, Society, The Economy, by Lyndon-Farnham

The Times News Review by Ben Spencer Saturday July 24 2021, 6.00pm BST, The Sunday Times    Doctors and nurses were among the first to be struck down by the virus. The prime minister was incapacitated for weeks, parliament was closed, education was disrupted. In the darkest days of the crisis, Norwood Cemetery in south […]

Public feedback sought on Our Hospital Concept Designs

On May 27, 2021, in Health, Our Hospital, The Environment, by Lyndon-Farnham

Islanders are being asked to provide their feedback on the first concept designs for Jersey’s new hospital. A virtual public exhibition has opened allowing visitors to see and understand the emerging designs, learn about the internal feel and flow of the hospital, and see how the building has influenced the creation of new gardens, public […]

Protecting Lives, Livelihoods and Businesses

On April 4, 2021, in General, Health, Population, Society, The Economy, by Lyndon-Farnham

A year after the first lockdown I spoke with Business Brief to reflect upon the pandemic. Read the full article here: Protecting Lives, Livelihoods and Businesses

Welcome to Our Hospital Community Consultation Hub

On March 26, 2021, in Health, Our Hospital, by Lyndon-Farnham

The Our Hospital Project is a once-in-a-generation project that will deliver a fully integrated, 21st century health care facility. The project will provide a facility that will be an integral part of the local community and will give patients greater choice, access to and provision of, quality and efficient services that will enhance the overall […]

Our Hospital – Patient and Visitor Travel Survey

On March 9, 2021, in Health, Our Hospital, by Lyndon-Farnham

Community Consultation | News The Our Hospital Project team is conducting a travel survey, the results of which will play an important role in the efficient planning and design of our new healthcare facilities. By incorporating this information into our planning, we intend to improve your journey and effectively plan for future needs. As a result of […]

Jersey’s Roadmap for Reconnection

On March 5, 2021, in General, Health, Society, The Economy, by Lyndon-Farnham

Ministers have outlined the next stages of their plan to reconnect Islanders by relaxing more of the existing Covid measures. This decision takes into account the low number of daily positive cases, as well as advice from public health officials and the Scientific and Technical Advisory Cell (STAC). Ministers have already announced that controlled outdoor […]

Our Hospital – Career Opportunities

On February 21, 2021, in Education, Health, Our Hospital, by Lyndon-Farnham

Our Hospital Project Jersey, Virtual Industry Day: Wednesday 17 March, 10.00-15.00. FREE to Jersey students aged 14+ who are interested in / curious about working in the construction industry. What’s on offer? An opportunity to work with the Our Hospital team via a Google Classrooms to solve the kind of problems and challenges that construction […]

Our Hospital – Progress

On February 14, 2021, in Health, Our Hospital, by Lyndon-Farnham

The States have so far deliberated for over eight years and spent considerable sums of money and failed at all previous attempts to deliver a new hospital but at last we are making progress. The timeline and momentum, which is now driving the project, is determined by our ageing and decaying health estate, and the […]

People’s Park: removal from list of sites under consideration for future new hospital (P.3/2016)

On February 17, 2016, in Health, by Lyndon-Farnham

I will not be supporting the proposition (P3/2016) of the Constable of St Helier at this stage as I would like all of the shortlisted sites to be subject to full public consultation and scrutiny. Please do not misinterpret my position as being in favour of the People’s Park.  I would like to make it […]

Council of Ministers Strategic Priorities 2015 -2018

On February 1, 2015, in Education, General, Health, Society, The Economy, Tourism, by Lyndon-Farnham

Jersey’s Council of Ministers has set out their strategic priorities for 2015 – 2018. The four key areas are: Health and Wellbeing, Education, Economic Growth and Jobs and St Helier: Click here to view a short video introduction to the strategic priorities