Tag Archive for 'Andrew McCutcheon'

The Guernsey Society of the Men of the Trees to vote on name change

June 24th, 2015 by Guernsey Trees for Life

On Thursday 25 June 2015 members of The Guernsey Society of the Men of the Trees (GMOTT) at their AGM will  decide whether to change the charity’s name to ‘Guernsey Trees for Life’. The original “Men of the Trees” was the brainchild of Richard St Barbe Baker who in 1922 set up a tree nursery […]

Community adds biodiversity with tree planting at Les Prins Estate

February 24th, 2014 by Richard Lord

On a beautifully sunny Saturday 22 February 2014 families from Les Prins Estate near Port Soif worked with The Guernsey Society of the Men of the Trees to plant a variety of native trees on four well-maintained greens on the estate. John Rothwell, Chairman of Les Prins Estate company, said trees planted some years ago […]

Guernsey Post Ltd revalidates its ‘Keep Guernsey Green’ award

February 20th, 2014 by Richard Lord

Guernsey Post Ltd has received a revalidation of its ‘Keep Guernsey Green’ award from the States of Guernsey Environment Department. Andy McCutcheon, who heads the Environment Services Unit, which administers the ‘Keep Guernsey Green’ award scheme on behalf of the Environment Department said “it is the mandate of the department to encourage Best Practice in […]

The Guernsey Society of the Men of the Trees beautifies and adds biodiversity to Delancey Park

January 27th, 2014 by Richard Lord

The Guernsey Society of the Men of the Trees volunteers planted trees on east-facing terraced land marked on maps as wildlife habitat in Delancey Park, St Sampson on Saturday morning, 25 January 2014. The St Sampson parish land, which had become overgrown and had accumulated litter, was cleared by Community Service before The Guernsey Society […]

2013 Tree Warden lunch meeting schedule at Guernsey Yacht Club

January 20th, 2013 by Andrew McCutcheon

2013 promises to be an important year for the Guernsey Tree Wardens as we tackle Chalara Ash dieback (Chalara fraxinea). The Tree Warden lunches have a new format. In place of the restaurant style lunch there will be a finger buffet and an earlier start of 12 pm. The agenda for the meeting will begin […]

Guernsey’s direct mail Delivered.GG biking, recycling & offsetting carbon

January 4th, 2013 by Richard Lord

Delivered.GG is a direct mail service company set up by Craig Martel in mid-2012. To make deliveries, Delivered.GG currently uses five branded, bright orange Pashley bicycles, which were purchased through Ian Brown’s Cycle Shop. The sturdy hand built British bicycles can carry up to 16 Kgs in the front box, and have a rear frame […]

Tree Warden lunch at Guernsey Yacht Club on 25 September 2012

September 18th, 2012 by Andrew McCutcheon

You are cordially invited to a Tree Warden lunch meeting from 12.45 pm to  2.30 pm on Tuesday 25 September 2012 at the Guernsey Yacht Club. If you would like to attend the Tree Warden lunch meeting please email Andrew McCutcheon at treeman @ cwgsy.net or andrew.mccutcheon @ gov.gg or telephone 717390 by Monday 24 […]

Birds, tree diseases and autumn planting discussed at Guernsey Tree Warden lunch on 31 July 2012

August 2nd, 2012 by Andrew McCutcheon

Vic Froome was the guest speaker at the monthly Guernsey Tree Warden Lunch on 31 July 2012, which took place at the Guernsey Yacht Club. Vic Froome gave an impassioned view that trees need birds & birds need trees. “When planning to plant trees we need to make sure that we choose trees of the […]

Dr David to speak at Men of Trees AGM on Guernsey’s Habitat Survey

May 29th, 2012 by Guernsey Trees for Life

The Annual General Meeting of The Guernsey Society of the Men of the Trees (GMOTT) will be held on Tuesday 19 June 2012 beginning at 7 pm at the Frossard Lecture Theatre at Guernsey Museum in Candie Gardens, St Peter Port, Guernsey. This is your chance to find out what The GMOTT has achieved over […]

Free Guernsey Tree Warden training on 16 and 19 May 2012

May 14th, 2012 by Events

Andrew McCutcheon, Guernsey Tree Warden Scheme coordinator, offers instruction on Tree Warden skills at Les Cotils, St Peter Port on Wednesday 16 May 2012 from 12.15 pm to 1.30 pm and again on Saturday 19 May 2012 from 1o am to 11.15 am. During the training session new tree wardens will learn how to measure trees […]