Channel Islands to split from UK?

According to Manx Radio, the Isle of Man's leading radio station, there are reports in the UK and the Channel Islands that suggest that Jersey and Guernsey are consideting to sever ties with britain 'and declare independence.'

A report adds: A recent visit to Gibraltar by members of both governments only served to strengthen the rumours that a split is imminent.

Gibraltarian Henry Ramagge, a former general manager of GBC, who lives in the Isle of Man, is quoted as saying that the trip explored issues which would have to be faced if jersey and Guernsey were to go it alone.