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Liberation Group goes soft on drink drive campaign

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

With the festive party season just around the corner, Liberation Group is once again working to support the anti-drink drive Christmas message with the launch of its 2014 Soft Drink Drive Campaign. The annual road safety awareness campaign offers free soft drinks to designated drivers from 22nd November until 4th January 2015 in an effort […]

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NSPCC launches new service with HSBC to protect Guernsey school children

| November 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

The NSPCC is working in a new partnership with HSBC which will see the bank invest both money and time into a programme which aims to protect current and future generations of Guernsey children, giving them the skills to protect themselves and showing them where to go for help. The NSPCC’s ChildLine Schools Service helps […]

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John Gollop could follow the Bailiff

| November 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

JOHN Gollop could be following in the Bailiff Sir Richard Collas’ footsteps and placing the star on top of the Tree of Joy. In 2012, Guernsey Press photographer Tom Tardif volunteered to go to the top of the Tree of Joy, which is the tallest tree in Europe, and last year Sir Richard accepted the […]

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New GSPCA Firework Calendar to help pet owners in Guernsey

| October 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

This week at the GSPCA we have launched a new calendar specifically to help pet owners and those affected by fireworks in Guernsey. The calendar has been embedded in a number of our web pages and is dedicated to being a central location to check when there are firework displays in Guernsey. Over the last […]

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Fermain Valley Hotel launches ‘Guy Tea’ to support Male Uprising Guernsey

| October 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Ocean restaurant and The Rock Garden Steakhouse have gone macho this November with the launch of a charity ‘Guy Tea’. £2.00 from every meal sold will be given to Male Uprising Guernsey and the charity has praised the initiative as a great way to get guys talking about male health.   The menu, which can […]

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BUY OIL EARLY TO AVOID BEING LEFT OUT IN THE COLD IN GUERNSEY

| October 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

tocking up on heating oil now, when demand is lower, means that customers have the comfort of a pre-filled tank during the coldest time of the year.   Channel Islands Fuels Limited (CIFL), which has a depot at North Side, Vale, is advising customers to think ahead; winter conditions cause a huge increase in the […]

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Guernsey Electricity’s charity calendar now on sale

Guernsey Electricity’s charity calendar now on sale

| October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Guernsey Electricity’s annual calendar has gone on sale this week with all proceeds going to the Channel Island Air Search. The calendar will feature views of the island as captured by Guernsey Electricity employees. As a showcase of the creative talent at Guernsey Electricity, the competition offers an opportunity for those who took part to […]

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I am Guernsey winners announced

| October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Two insightful individuals have been named as winners of the ‘I am Guernsey’ competition –  launched by Livingroom and PF+A this summer. 14 year old Kerys Chamberlain won in the under 18 category and 31 year old Stefan de Laune was named the winner in the over 18 category. Both winners will receive the prize […]

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The Guernsey Football Association secures new sponsorship for Academy

The Guernsey Football Association secures new sponsorship for Academy

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

LouvreFund has committed to a three-year sponsorship deal to support the Guernsey FA’s Development Academy for the island’s under-12 to under-16 year-old footballers.   The High Performance Player Pathway scheme develops Guernsey’s promising players aged between 7 and 21 and the programme for 11–16 year-olds will be known as the Louvre Development Academy.   The […]

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GUERNSEY ISLAND GAMES TRI TEAM BENEFIT FROM SPECIALIST SWIM COACH

GUERNSEY ISLAND GAMES TRI TEAM BENEFIT FROM SPECIALIST SWIM COACH

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Guernsey Island Games Triathlon team responded enthusiastically to the specialist swim coach who visited the island last weekend. The visit by Steve Bailey, a Swim Smooth Coach, was made possible thanks to a bursary from Generali Worldwide, the Guernsey Island Games Association sponsor. The coaching day started with the swimmers’ techniques captured on film […]

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