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Special needs children’s racketball club lessons at Beau Sejour thanks to funding from Bedell Cristin

June 24th, 2013 by Bedell Group

Bedell Cristin in Guernsey has provided funding for the special needs children’s racketball club. The Guernsey Squash and Racketball Association launched the club in October 2010. Mick Mahy, who runs the club, said demand had increased since it was first established. “When we first set up the special needs children’s racketball club we ran two […]

YPG invites you to an ‘Open Lunch’ at The Hub from 12 to 2 pm on 1 November to learn about their work

October 30th, 2012 by Young People Guernsey

Since The Hub opened in early September 2012, Barnardo’s have been surprised with the number of children seeking support, and also the intensive and high-end issues presented to the service. These issues include: experiencing violence caring responsibilities for siblings and adults young girls with older boyfriends general safeguarding issues need for support with involvement in […]

Law firm Bedell Cristin gives £5000 to Young People Guernsey charity

October 11th, 2012 by Bedell Group

LAW firm Bedell Cristin has donated £5,000 to local charity Young People Guernsey to help fund the running costs of the recently opened site in St Peter Port called The Hub. The Hub was officially launched on Friday 7 September 2012 and will enable YPG to provide young people aged between 11 and 16 years […]

RHS inspires parents and teachers in Guernsey with school gardening seminar

September 28th, 2012 by Bedell Group

More than 40 delegates from 14 Guernsey schools, and a Jersey school, attended a Royal Horticultural Society Campaign for School Gardening seminar to inspire teachers and parents in school gardens, and to provide ideas and resources for their gardening and growing initiatives as part of the Bedell Little Green Fingers Schools’ Project – in association […]

Notre Dame du Rosaire Primary School wins gardening competition

July 12th, 2012 by Bedell Group

Notre Dame du Rosaire Primary School has won this year’s Bedell Little Green Fingers Schools’ Project Competition – sponsored by Bedell in association with Floral Guernsey. The competition’s runners up were Forest Primary School and St Sampson’s Infants School jointly. The Bedell Little Green Fingers Schools’ Project Competition is designed to help Bailiwick children understand […]

Bedell Cristin’s Little Green Fingers Guernsey primary schools’ project

July 1st, 2012 by Bedell Group

Judges spent two days visiting island schools taking part in this year’s Little Green Fingers Schools’ Project Competition – sponsored by Bedell in association with Floral Guernsey. Phil Merrien, Manager for Parks and Gardens at States Works and Bob Paine from Guernsey Gardens, visited eight schools on 27 and Thursday 28 June  2012 with Ann […]

Young People Guernsey closer to funding requirement thanks to Bedell Cristin

November 16th, 2011 by Young People Guernsey

Young People Guernsey is another step closer to providing a dedicated information, advice and counselling centre for teenagers, thanks to a donation from Bedell Cristin. YPG’s fundraising campaign was launched in June 2011 and Bedell Cristin’s donation has helped bring the amount raised so far to more than £90,000. The charity’s initial aim is to […]