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Thank you to the fantastic staff from KPMG

Thank you to the fantastic staff from KPMG

| August 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Yesterday the GSPCA were lucky enough to have help from KPMG staff for the third year in a row. The team of 7 staff from KPMG arrived at 9am where after a short induction were set to work painting the stable on site as well as many of the tortoise and rabbit runs, fences and even doing a little […]

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Exposure exhibition

Exposure exhibition

| August 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

A new exhibition called Exposure, by Kaya Ozard and Pierre Ehmann will be showing at the greenhouse  at the Guernsey Information Centre from Wednesday 27th August till Sunday 31st.   The exhibition is a series of collaborative pieces based on how everyday objects can be appropriated, manipulated, and assembled to create an explosive and emotive space. […]

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Crystal Serenity Voluntourists thoroughly enjoy their day at the GSPCA

Crystal Serenity Voluntourists thoroughly enjoy their day at the GSPCA

| August 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Today at the GSPCA we welcomed our second group of Voluntourists. 6 holiday makers from the Crystal Serenity spent much of today learning about and helping animals in Guernsey. This was the second group of its kind at the Shelter and for the second time after their morning at the GSPCA they left smiling having […]

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Lloyds Staff helping the GSPCA at the Shelter & West Show

Lloyds Staff helping the GSPCA at the Shelter & West Show

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Yesterday at the GSPCA we welcomed a group of 7 Lloyds Banking Group staff at the Shelter and our stall at the West Show. Colin Penney, Jamie Le Poidevin, Karl Pedersen, Sopie Exall, Justin Walker and Graham Laine arrived just before 9am and after a short induction were set to work.  3 of the Lloyds […]

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Collas Crill announces Rugby Festival charities

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Collas Crill Rugby Festival in September will benefit two Guernsey charities: Wooden Spoon and Mind Guernsey. The law firm has announced that the two local charities will receive money raised at both the Richard Ogier Memorial Dinner on Friday 5 September and the Wasps Legends v Guernsey Siam Invitational match on Saturday 6 September. […]

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CICRA asks Islanders their views on primary healthcare

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Channel Islands Competition and Regulatory Authorities (CICRA) is seeking views from patients on the quality, cost, accessibility and value for money of primary healthcare in Guernsey. The results of the Island Analysis survey will form part of the Primary Healthcare Market Review (PHMR) currently being conducted by CICRA. The survey was launched online last […]

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Nominations for Sports Volunteers now Open!!

| August 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bedell Volunteers Week 2014 is taking place 6 -13 of October. Following on from our previous two successful events, we are again celebrating the work and commitment of all of our sports volunteers – from coaches to statisticians to umpires to kit washers and so on. We would like your help to nominate candidates for our 2 awards. […]

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‘Show’ your support for recycling

| August 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Public Services will be on hand at this year’s West and North shows to answer all your recycling questions and pass on some handy waste and money saving tips. Islanders can also have a bit of fun with the Department’s ‘Kerbside Challenge’ or sign up to the island’s recycling pledge. The recycling team will be […]

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Airport firemen riding from Guernsey to Gatwick

Airport firemen riding from Guernsey to Gatwick

| August 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

A group of around 16 airport firemen and service workers will be cycling the equivalent distance of the Guernsey to Gatwick route for charity on the airport runway on 29 August. The cyclists aim to cover a total distance of 161 miles riding laps of the runway and taxiways in four relay teams. They will […]

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Waitrose talks sustainability

Waitrose talks sustainability

| August 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Working with local suppliers and charging for plastic bags are some of the key requirements for increasing sustainable living in Guernsey, according to Waitrose branch manager Ian Burdekin. In a recent talk given to the staff of EY Channel Islands, Mr Burdekin spoke about how we all must take responsibility for our island by minimising […]

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