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THE RACE IS ON TO GET YOUR MINI DUCKS

THE RACE IS ON TO GET YOUR MINI DUCKS

| June 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Hundreds of mini ducks will once again be on sale in town during the run up to this year’s Harbour Carnival, which takes place this year on Friday 22 July.  Organisers of the annual fund-raising event, the Guernsey Round Table, will be selling ducks outside Next in The Pollet on the four Saturdays leading up […]

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Barclays Business Club advises Channel Island businesses about cyber security

Barclays Business Club advises Channel Island businesses about cyber security

| June 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Cyber fraud can seem difficult to combat with social engineering being one of the biggest threats to local businesses according to experts speaking at events hosted by Barclays in Guernsey and Jersey. Local clients attended the presentations where Barclays Business Digital Eagles and representatives from Guernsey and Jersey police discussed the top cyber threats currently […]

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Offshore Accounting to sponsor island-wide maths challenge

Offshore Accounting to sponsor island-wide maths challenge

| June 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

For the second year, local primary schools have been invited to take part in an island-wide The 24 Game competition. The 24 Game is a maths game designed to improve children’s mental arithmetic skills. The game, which originated in the USA and which is now played extensively across the UK, uses a deck of cards, […]

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PADDLEBOARD RACE TO DEBUT AT THIS YEAR’S HARBOUR CARNIVAL AS ENTRIES OPEN

| June 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

Entries for this year’s Harbour Carnival are now open, including a new category for the event on 22 July, the Paddleboard Race.  Justin Partington, President of the Guernsey Round Table and organisers of Harbour Carnival said: ‘With Harbour Carnival less than two months away, we’re now taking bookings for all the races that make up […]

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ISLAND’S SCHOOL CHILDREN GET READY TO DRESS THEIR DUCKS

| June 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

Guernsey’s school children are once again being asked to enter the Best Dressed Duck competition, part of this year’s Harbour Carnival on 22 July.  With mini ducks available to purchase for £2 each through primary schools in Guernsey, Herm and Sark, children will have until Friday 10 June to decorate their duck reflecting a carnival […]

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IT’S TIME FOR GUERNSEY’S BUSINESS COMMUNITY TO GO QUACKERS

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Big yellow ducks are back on the business agenda as this year’s Harbour Carnival looks to Guernsey’s companies to purchase and enter their very own duck into the event’s Corporate Duck Race.   Sponsored for the ninth year by RBC Wealth Management, this year’s Harbour Carnival will take place on Friday 22 July, with 50% […]

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Guernsey returns to Zurich to host ILS masterclass

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Following the success of its inaugural ILS Insight event in Zurich in 2014, Guernsey Finance is returning to the Swiss city to host its annual ILS masterclass. The ‘ILS Insight’ event moved to London last year but will return to the Park Hyatt Zurich for the 2016 instalment. Taking place on Thursday 7 July, the […]

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Digital jobs trend at careers show

Digital jobs trend at careers show

| April 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

C5 Alliance was overwhelmed by the interest of students at the EY Careers Fair, held last week at Beau Sejour.   The technology company’s stand at the event focussed on interactive activities to seize the imagination of young people and get them interested in the industry.   Employees from the company ran various activities and […]

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THE RACE IS ON TO SIGN UP FOR THE 2016 CANACCORD GENUITY WEALTH MANAGEMENT GUERNSEY MARATHON

THE RACE IS ON TO SIGN UP FOR THE 2016 CANACCORD GENUITY WEALTH MANAGEMENT GUERNSEY MARATHON

| April 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Runners have until the 31 March to take advantage of the early bird rate to enter this year’s Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management Guernsey Marathon and relay races.   It is the second year that Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management has sponsored the annual race which is taking place on Sunday 28 August 2016.   The event […]

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World’s Boldest Ever Happiness Experiment on Guernsey

| March 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Dandelion Project are thrilled to announce the World’s Boldest Ever Happiness Experiment. Following on from the success of the Kindness experiment last month & Sunday’s Happifest, our aim is to increase the wellbeing and happiness of the people on Guernsey. The experiment is supported by Action for Happiness, whose patron is the Dalai Lama, […]

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