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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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Youth Commission receives donation from Barclays

Youth Commission receives donation from Barclays

| October 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Youth Commission for Guernsey and Alderney has received a donation of £17,000 from Barclays to support the charity’s outreach programme. The Youth Commission’s primary objective is to develop a comprehensive service for children and young people in the Bailiwick providing them with opportunities to overcome barriers, develop skills and build their confidence. The money […]

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Channel Islands Air Search on the crest of a wave with Condor Ferries donation

Channel Islands Air Search on the crest of a wave with Condor Ferries donation

| October 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Just over £1,000 has been donated from Condor Ferries to Channel Islands Air Search (CIAS) towards the cost of the charity’s new aircraft, thanks to the ferry company’s fundraising efforts.   Open Days in both Jersey and Guernsey to mark Condor’s 50th year of service to the Channel Islands, as well as donations from the […]

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The Louvre Autumn Sailing Series

The Louvre Autumn Sailing Series

| October 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Now in its ninth year, the Louvre Autumn Sailing Series has become a regular fixture in the Guernsey Yacht Club calendar and this year the fair weather has seen a good start to the event. The series sees four classes of yachts as well as dinghies race over five weekends between 31st August and 18th […]

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The Louvre Autumn Sailing Series

The Louvre Autumn Sailing Series

| October 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Now in its ninth year, the Louvre Autumn Sailing Series has become a regular fixture in the Guernsey Yacht Club calendar and this year the fair weather has seen a good start to the event. The series sees four classes of yachts as well as dinghies race over five weekends between 31st August and 18th […]

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Sancus Limited agrees £30m facility with GLI Finance

Sancus Limited agrees £30m facility with GLI Finance

| October 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jersey-based peer-to-peer lender Sancus Limited has agreed a £30m facility with GLI Finance, which is based in Guernsey. Under the agreement GLI Finance (GLIF) is able to draw down £10m immediately, with an option to access the remaining £20m as it seeks to fulfill its growth strategy. GLI Finance is an AIM-quoted finance business that […]

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Golfers fundraise for Autism Guernsey

Golfers fundraise for Autism Guernsey

| September 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

The second annual Autism Guernsey golf day took place on the 12th September raising in excess of £8,500 for the charity. Part sponsored by JT, the event was held at La Grande Mare Golf Club and involved 27 teams, including 108 participants including JT (Guernsey) Managing Director Paul Taylor, JT’s IT Product Specialist, David Simpson […]

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