Tag Archive for 'britain in bloom'

Guernsey Post helps Herm prepare for Britain in Bloom competition

May 30th, 2013 by Guernsey Post Ltd.

A team from Guernsey Post travelled to Herm Island on 23 May 2013 to take part in a community project to help Herm gardeners Brett Moore and Rosie Wheeler prepare for the upcoming Britain in Bloom ‘Champion of Champions’ competition. The project coincides with Guernsey Post’s latest stamp issue which celebrates Herm with six stamps […]

Herm Island’s Britain In Bloom entry to be helped by Lloyds TSB staff

May 10th, 2013 by Lloyds TSB Offshore Ltd

Lloyds TSB staff will be helping Herm with its entry into Britain in Bloom’s Champion of Champions competition. In recognition of its consistently high standards in the overall Britain in Bloom competition, Herm has been nominated for the Champion of Champions category along with four other communities across the British Isles. The island’s gardening team, […]

Guernsey companies invited to participate in CSR projects on Herm

January 26th, 2013 by Herm Island

“In 2012 Herm invited Guernsey companies to the island to engage in Corporate Social Responsibility projects,” Jonathan Watson, Director of Hospitality, Herm Island Ltd, said in a presentation to the B4-8 Club. “Herm Island has a small team that look after the external areas but they cannot do everything that they would like to achieve,” […]

St Andrew’s Floral Guernsey Bloomers plant trees at Les Vauxbelets estate with the help of Blanchelande College students

March 23rd, 2011 by Richard Lord

Gill Thwaite, co-ordinator for St. Andrew’s Floral Guernsey, organised a planting of trees on Les Vauxbelets estate with the St. Andrew’s Bloomers, Andrew McCutcheon of the States of Guernsey Environment Department, and Blanchelande College Year 5 Students on 23 March 2011. The trees were planted on a steep, south facing slope at the request of […]

St Peter’s Food Hall community picnic on 2 August 2010

July 28th, 2010 by Marguerite Talmage

This year the parish of St Pierre du Bois are representing Guernsey in the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) Britain in Bloom competition.  Everyone is invited to greet the ‘Britain in Bloom’ judges between 10 am and midday on Monday, 2 August 2010 at Le Ch’min du Trésor (Parking at Les Brehauts Playing Field) A free […]