1986 ENTERTAINMENTS

   ENTERTAINMENT IN GUERNSEY           
                                       
   Many local hotels provide evening   
 shows aimed largely at tourists.      
 These are very popular.               
   There are few discos in the Island, 
 most of them in St. Peter Port.       
   Casinos and gambling clubs are      
 banned.                               
   There is presently no public cinema 
 in the Island.                        
   Beau Sejour, the local              
 Leisure/Sports Centre has a theatre   
 and is the venue for a wide range of  
 entertainments.                       
   St. James, a former church, has just
 opened as a concert hall.             
                                       
                                       
                                       
                                       
                                       
 

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