Entries tagged 'sark'
The following 20 entries have been tagged using the term sark. Click the titles to read the full entry in each instance.
Island within the Bailiwick of Guernsey
A collection of islands off the Cherbourg Peninsular
Sark holds its first election
Residents of Sark voted in the island's first full election in 2008
Sark women get the right to inherit
400 years late, woman at last gained equal rights to the men of Sark
A Lancaster bomber crashed on Sark
The Allied aircraft crashed on Sark while on its way back from a bombing raid on Stuttgart
Sark featured in the music charts
Irish performer Enya named her 2015 album Dark Sky Island, after Sark
Sibyl Beaumont married Robert Hathaway
When Robert Hathaway married Sibyl Beaumont he became the de facto ruler of Sark
Sark’s vineyards were vandalised
Almost half of the 100,000 vines on Sark were damaged overnight.
Dame Sibyl Hathaway chose her Desert Island Discs
Sibyl Hathaway chose eight tracks, a book and a luxury on the long running BBC Radio 4 programme.
Sark’s Stocks Hotel was damaged by fire
The fire caused one death and led to the founding of the Sark fire service.