Why not include a bit of retail therapy and food glorious food within your activity plans this Christmas? Meander through the streets of St. Helier, under a canopy of brilliant white lights and experience late night shopping and street entertainment.

Shop ‘til you drop!

St Helier has an excellent shopping centre with pedestrian areas, alfresco cafés, bars, a good mix of well – known High Street stores and small local shops as well as Jersey’s very own department stores. Don’t miss the Victorian covered markets filled with a wealth of glorious goodies at this time of year; from holly wreaths and mistletoe to clementines, chestnuts and warming spices. The ‘Fish Market’ across the street from the ‘Central Market’, is filled with locally farmed and caught fruits of the sea. Both markets have colourful cafés where you can sit and breathe in the atmosphere of the market hustle and bustle.

La Fête dé Noué Christmas Festival : 04 - 07 December 2014

Meaning 'Christmas Festival' in Jersey Norman French these annual festivities start on the 4th of December. The Island is ‘lit up’ with a full programme of activities arranged to complement the lead up to the festive period.