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New showroom means a big cheque for Bridge2

New showroom means a big cheque for Bridge2

| July 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

£1,450 was raised for Guernsey-based humanitarian charity Bridge2 at a party held by Bonsai to celebrate the opening of their new homewares showroom. The Bonsai founders, Mat Rolfe and Lee Stillwell, wanted the launch party to have an altruistic element and continue their fundraising for Bridge2, which to date has supported the humanitarian crisis in […]

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Guernsey ready for Gothia

Guernsey ready for Gothia

| July 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

18 young Guernsey footballers have travelled to Sweden for the start of the 2015 Gothia Cup. Also known as the World Youth Cup, this annual football tournament is held in Sweden and this year a squad of under-15 players from Guernsey has been entered. Sponsored by Louvre Group for the second year, the team will […]

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£500 and not out!

£500 and not out!

| July 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Cricketers from Deloitte and Appleby batted it out to raise £500 for local male cancer charity, Male Uprising Guernsey. This is the third year the cricket fundraiser has been organised by the two businesses and collectively the event has raised over £1,500. ‘The two companies have supported MUG since the charity’s launch and this cricket […]

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Morgan Sharpe powers new cycle team

| July 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

A landmark sponsorship deal could have a big impact on competitive cycling in Guernsey. A new team – Morgan Sharpe powered by Adventure Cycles – has been formed with six local cyclists who will compete together locally the UK and France Guernsey’s cycling community has to date been made up of individual competitors, rather than […]

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Deloitte duo tackle charity challenges

| June 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Bradley Choules and Adam Hart from Deloitte in Guernsey will soon find out if their months of intensive training have paid off as they each tackle a demanding challenge to raise money for charity. The two men from Deloitte’s local office are contributing to the company’s national commitment to raise £1 million in 2015 for […]

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GAMES GIFT FOR ISLAND ATHLETES

GAMES GIFT FOR ISLAND ATHLETES

| June 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Island Games tradition continues this year with the athletes being given Guernsey pin badges and spare kit to exchange with competitors from other islands. The team will also be gifted a number of other items thanks to the team sponsor, Generali Worldwide. “This will be the third year that we’ve put together a gift bag […]

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2015 ISLAND GAMES KIT UNVEILED

2015 ISLAND GAMES KIT UNVEILED

| June 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Guernsey Island Games Association (GIGA) and Generali Worldwide have unveiled the new kit for the 2015 Jersey Island Games. The arrival of the team tracksuit marks another milestone in the countdown to Jersey 2015 and has been well received by the athletes. The kit comprises a tracksuit, polo shirt and shorts, all in fresh […]

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IT’S A BLUE WATER DAY IN FERMAIN VALLEY

IT’S A BLUE WATER DAY IN FERMAIN VALLEY

| June 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

A group of staff swapped suits for scythes as they took part in an afternoon of stream restoration and invasive plant removal on the south coast.   As part of Royal Bank of Canada’s global RBC Blue Water Day, staff were involved in removing non-forest plants and restoring a stream which runs through a wooded […]

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IT’S ALMOST TIME FOR HARBOUR CARNIVAL

| June 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

People jumping into the harbour waters and a mass of mini yellow ducks bobbing along to the finishing line will be some of the things happening on Friday evening, as this year’s Harbour Carnival once again brings an evening of family fun to St Peter Port.   The event will be officially opened at 6pm […]

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Ian Brown’s Cycle Shop 30 Rides in 30 Days & 7 Rides in 7 Days Raised £64,263 For Les Bourgs Hospice

| June 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

The eighth Ian Brown’s Cycle Shop 30in30 Challenge has raised an impressive total of £604,236 for Les Bourgs Hospice. The 65 participants pledged to ride their bicycles for one hour each day for thirty days beginning on 25th April 2015 and finishing on the annual Rocque to Rock bicycle ride on 24th May. The riders […]

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