Tag Archive for 'Community'

St Peter Port Old Quarter Christmas Street Party on 6 December 2012

November 19th, 2012 by Events

The Old Quarter Christmas Street Party in St Peter Port is from 5 pm to 8 pm on 6 December 2012.  Guernsey artisans will have stalls with handmade crafts and gifts for sale. There will be family entertainment and hot and cold food available for purchase.  

Waste isn’t waste until its wasted

November 23rd, 2011 by Gibsons Recycling Depot

Gibsons Resource Recovery Centre in British Columbia, Canada reduces residual waste.  It has been nominated in The Small Business BC Successful You Awards (SYA) contest, which is a province-wide event that recognizes and celebrates the important contributions BC’s entrepreneurs make to their local communities and the global economy. Buddy says “waste isn’t waste until its […]

Community happiness and fun at the ‘Big Lunch’ at Sausmarez Manor

August 21st, 2010 by Richard Lord

Crop Mobbing for Farming and Food

May 11th, 2010 by Richard Lord

Farmers and farmers’ friends are coming together for their mutual benefit and for the benefit of the community. In late 2008 Adah Frase and fellow North Carolina farmers began the Crop Mob. Adah Frase believed that people would build stronger relationships with others by working side-by-side rather than just sitting around and talking about shared […]

Putting Something Back In – The Guernsey Community Foundation

January 18th, 2010 by Stuart Falla

Stuart Falla MBE was guest speaker at the Guernsey Chamber of Commerce lunch at the OGH Hotel, St. Peter Port in January 2010. Stuart Falla is Chairman of the Garenne Group, which has businesses in both Guernsey and Jersey that employ 500 people. My chosen title today is “Putting something back in.” And whether or […]