So much about Jersey is different, particularly from other parts of the British Isles. It has its own currency, cows, potatoes, postal service and stamps, delicious dishes not found anywhere else and much more. This section is dedicated to these many peculiarities and other parts of the culture and community life which make Jersey special. Find out about customs and traditions of the distant, and not-so-distant past; Jersey's industries, past and present; public services and everything else which makes the island tick. And why not add your own articles to this section. Read in the box below how simple it is to become a Jerripedia contributor.