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Football: Jersey to face Manx test

Brent Pilnick

BBC Sport

Parishes of Jersey v Yorkshire
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The Parishes of Jersey football team will play their second match in June.

The island side, which plays in the Conifa federation for non-Fifa footballing nations, will face the Isle of Man on Saturday 1 June.

The two sides will play at Northern Premier League Division One side Ossett United's ground in Yorkshire.

Jersey's side made its debut against Yorkshire in October with a 2-1 win at St Peter.

One in ten gives £1,000 to charity

Chris Quevatre

BBC News Online

One in 10 Guernsey people gave more than £1,000 to charity last year.

The statistic was released as part of a report by Island Global Research, which conducted surveys in Guernsey, Jersey and the Isle of Man.

By comparison, 7% of people donated more than £1,000 in Jersey, but the Isle of Man had the highest number with 13%.

Jersey residents donated an average of £280 during 2018, while in Guernsey the figure was £340.

Nearly a quarter of people in Guernsey regularly supports four or more charities.

Island Global Research
The darker colours show how many people regularly donate
Isle of Man's only blacksmith finishes after 25 years
The Isle of Man's only working blacksmith decides to retire after being evicted from his workshop.