Tag Archive for 'Cobo Beach'

Sun shines for Guernsey Cheshire Home Boxing Day dip fundraiser

December 28th, 2013 by Richard Lord

There was a good turnout for the 14th annual Boxing Day dip in Cobo bay on Guernsey’s west coast in aid of Guernsey Cheshire Home. Castel douzenier Dave Chester who initiated the annual Cobo Bay Boxing Day Dip and is on one of the Guernsey Cheshire Home committees said “the numbers were well up on […]

Boxing Day English Channel dip in aid of Guernsey Cheshire Home

December 27th, 2012 by Richard Lord

The 13th annual Guernsey Cheshire Home Boxing Day Dip in Cobo Bay, Guernsey began at 10.00 am. Castel douzenier Dave Chester began the Boxing Day dip for the Beau Sejour Swimming Club in 1999 to raise money in aid of the people who suffered from the terrible flooding in Vargas State, Venezuela.

Sure volunteers clean Cobo Beach

April 3rd, 2012 by Sure

Volunteers from Sure collected 15 bags of rubbish when the team Spring-cleaned Cobo beach. As part of Sure’s new community project on the last Friday of each month, staff will be clearing rubbish from one of the island’s beaches. Amongst the items collected at the first beach clean by the 27 staff were car parts, […]

Sure’s new community project to clear litter from Guernsey beaches

March 23rd, 2012 by Sure

Beaches in Guernsey will be cleaner this summer as part of Sure’s new community project. On the last Friday of each month, staff from Sure will be clearing rubbish from one of the island’s beaches. ‘Sure is one of the largest companies in the island and as our business and facilities have grown, we have […]

Cobo Beach Boxing Day swim to support Guernsey Cheshire Home

December 26th, 2011 by Richard Lord

The 12th Annual Guernsey Cheshire Home Boxing Day Dip began at 10.30 am. Hundreds of Guernsey swimmers enjoyed the sunshine and the cool waters of Cobo on 26 December 2011 to raise money for Guernsey Cheshire Home. Guernsey Cheshire Home Chairman Jurat Stephen Jones speaking on BBC Guernsey said that the event wasn’t really a […]

Identity sought of producer of cocoons or bladders attached to the lower shore of Cobo Beach

July 3rd, 2011 by Richard Lord

On 2 July 2011 the substrate of the lower shore of Cobo Beach on Guernsey’s west coast had many transparent bladders or cocoons attached to it.