Tag Archive for 'BBC Guernsey'

Guernsey media featuring work of volunteers during Volunteers’ Week from 1 to 7 June 2012

May 21st, 2012 by The Association of Guernsey Charities

The Association of Guernsey Charities has announced various initiatives that will be run in Guernsey to mark Volunteers’ Week from 1 to 7 June 2012. Volunteers’ Week is an annual campaign that celebrates the fantastic contribution that millions of volunteers make right across the British Isles. The Association of Guernsey Charities will celebrate the work […]

YPG signs contract with Barnardo’s to open centre for 11 to 16 year olds

March 7th, 2012 by Young People Guernsey

Young People Guernsey (YPG) is delighted to announce that on 1 March 2012 it entered into an agreement with Barnardo’s – the UK’s largest children’s charity – to open an information, advice and guidance centre for 11 to 16 year olds in St. Peter Port. The Centre will be available to all young teenagers on […]

High recycling rates achieve the best cost profile and the best environmental performance

February 14th, 2012 by BBC

BBC Guernsey‘s Kevin Stewart interviewed Andy Bond, ex-director of May Gurney, and current director of Bryson Recycling systems in the UK, just after 11.30 am on 14 February 2012. Kevin Stewart: Andy, can you talk us through the work of what you did at May Gurney and now what you are doing at Bryson Recycling […]

GPS mobile phone applications make Guernsey bicycling even more fun

July 7th, 2011 by Richard Lord

The number of people bicycling regularly in Guernsey appears to be increasing.  The many days of fine weather and rising fuel prices have helped this trend. There have always been people who bicycle throughout the year.  Some people do this because they don’t own a car, or because they wish to keep fit or reduce […]

Does your Guernsey business champion recycling? BBC Guernsey does

December 7th, 2010 by Richard Lord

BBC Guernsey champions recycling in the office.  BBC Guernsey employees use the recycling bins provided next to the office kitchen.   At the end of the day, office cleaners know to put recyclable material they might find on a desk into the appropriate recycling bin. If your Guernsey business champions recycling at the office please email […]

BBC Guernsey offers free packet of wildflower seeds to benefit bees and other insects

June 8th, 2010 by Richard Lord

Free packets of wildflower seeds are available for collection from the reception at the BBC office on Bulwer Avenue in St Sampson.  The BBC in Guernsey is taking part in the Bee Part of It project. From 17 May 2010, with help from the National Trust, local BBC radio stations are adopting a local bee […]