Moves come after French fishing crews angered by post-Brexit restrictions stage protest near Jersey’s main port of St Helier.
British Crown Dependency and island in the English Channel
Jersey, officially the Bailiwick of Jersey, is an island and self-governing British Crown Dependency near the coast of north-west France. It is the largest of the Channel Islands and is 22 kilometres from the Cotentin peninsula in Normandy. The Bailiwick consists of the main island of Jersey and some surrounding uninhabited islands and rocks including Les Dirouilles, Les Écréhous, Les Minquiers, and Les Pierres de Lecq.
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Two Royal Navy vessels are patrolling the waters around Jersey amid concerns of a possible blockade of the island’s main port due..
Two Navy ships will be sent from the UK to Jersey amid an ongoing row between the island and France over post-Brexit fishing rights..