- Jersey and Guernsey has produced Stamps to celebrate 450 years of Sark colonisation.
- St Ouen’s Manor Fete, Jersey, 15th August 2015
- Le Cercle De Carteret Biro Pen/torch For Sale
- The Latest News from Sark, Channel Islands for Events 6th-9th August 2015. Celebrating Helier De Carteret and Families colonising Sark 450 years.
- Sark will be celebrating 450 years of Colonisation by Helier De Carteret and Families.
Le Cercle De Carteret has just acquired a batch of specially named biro pen/torch. Ideal kit to take to the Sark August Weekend. Sark is a special Dark Skye’s location. No street lighting! Beautiful starry sky!
Contact Secretary for price and posting.
The Latest News from Sark, Channel Islands for Events 6th-9th August 2015. Celebrating Helier De Carteret and Families colonising Sark 450 years.
Thursday 6th – Sunday 9th Treasure Hunt around Sark including places of historical interest (long and short routes), map/leaflet will be available at Sark Visitor Centre
Thursday 6th August Children’s Pageant 2pm held in and around the Cider Press Barn and the Manoir (all close to Visitor Centre)
Exhibitions to be held in the Cider Press Barn and the Visitor Centre also. Courtyard Market at Visitor Centre in the afternoon.
Opening of Sark Henge in the evening, located above Derrible Bay, time TBC
Friday 7th August TBC
Saturday 8th August Boules Match at the Millennium Field, time TBC (also unrelated Cricket match between Sark and an Australian team)
Round-the-island ‘Sunset Cruise’ departing Guernsey at 17.10 arriving Sark 18.00, departing Sark 18.15 arriving back at Maseline Harbour at 20.15 after tour, departing again from Sark at 20.30 and arriving in Guernsey 21.20.
Sunday 9th August Family Day at the Millennium Field at Island Hall. 12pm onwards. Including fancy dress wheeled floats of any description, BYO picnic, stalls and games. Prizes given out for Treasure Hunt entries.
Please also note our ‘Son et Lumiere’ 4,5, 6th September at La Seigneurie. Possibility of two picnics in the grounds, People’s Picnic (Folk Music) and Posh Picnic (Classical type). BYO food and drink with an admission charge for music and entertainment only.
To celebrate the colonisation of the Island of Sark 450 years ago, Sark will be having Events during the weekend 6th- 9th of August 2015. Please visit their web site for programme details and help with accommodation if required. www.sark.co.uk
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We have just acquired a few hand drawn “Sark De Carteret Family Tree” posters.
The author Charles De Carteret (Deceased) bequeathed the art work for our enjoyment.
The research of our ancestors from Jersey and Sark has been painstakingly reproduced. The map of Sark with colour drawings in dispersed through the branches of the detailed Family names.
Those interested in acquiring a poster, please notify the Secretary by using the comments page.
The surname De Carteret has been recorded in British history since circ 999. The 29th of August 1999, The De Carteret Families from various parts of the world. USA, England, France, Jersey, Guernsey, Sark were invited to join the Millennium … Continue reading