Tag Archive for '2011'

Renewable energy technologies will create new jobs and aid economic recovery

October 31st, 2011 by Tony Juniper

“I used to come to these meeting twenty years ago and it didn’t look like this, with mainstream companies doing serious work investing in new technologies and making a real difference in the world.” “Twenty years ago it was very much a fringe industry, but it is not only in clean energy technologies that the […]

Guernsey’s Race for Life gets off to a fast start

July 10th, 2011 by Richard Lord

Over 1470 women took part in Guernsey’s Race for Life which began at the Footes Lane athletics track at 11 am on Sunday 10 July.  The weather was slightly muggy, but the front runners made short work of the 5 kilometre course from Footes Lane to Saumarez Park and back again.  These images were taken […]

Over fourteen hundred take part in Guernsey’s Race for Life

July 10th, 2011 by Richard Lord

At 11 am on 10 July 2011, the Footes Lane Athletics Track was awash with pink as over 1470 women took part in Guernsey’s Race for Life in aid of Cancer Research UK.  After a warm-up by Kathy Scott women of all ages and abilities set-off on a 5 kilometre course that took them around […]

The Living Streets Tranquility Walk begins at 2.30 pm on 17 July 2011

April 1st, 2011 by Pat Wisher

This year’s Tranquillity Walk will take place on Sunday 17th July beginning at 2.30pm. Please meet in the car park opposite the Grande Mare Hotel. This walk, devised by Deputy Tom Le Pelley, will be a circular walk around the Castel parish. The flyer can be download for printing and posting with permission on suitable […]

Employment opportunity for biology or geography undergraduates or graduates in Jersey

March 7th, 2011 by Environment Guernsey

Phase 1 Habitat Survey of Jersey Environment Guernsey which runs the Guernsey Biological Records Centre has been contracted by the States of Jersey to undertake a Phase 1 Habitat Survey of the island having completed one of Guernsey in 2010. We need individuals with an interest in geography or natural history to undertake the work […]

The Guernsey Society of The Men of The Trees celebrate the International Year of Forests 2011

January 27th, 2011 by Richard Lord

The United Nations General Assembly declared 2011 as the International Year of Forests. Richard Loyd, Chairman of The Guernsey Society of the Men of the Trees, was interviewed by BBC Guernsey at Le Guet about this United Nations declaration.