Tag Archive for 'Guernsey Adult Literacy Project'

Le Rondin School pupils decorated GALP cow for Bedell Cristin

July 18th, 2012 by Bedell Group

Children at Le Rondin School and Centre decorated a life-size Guernsey cow, sponsored by Bedell Cristin, for this year’s Guernsey Adult Literacy Project (GALP) fundraising initiative. The cow, named Venture, took pride of place in this year’s GALP Cow Cavalcade, on Sunday 1 July 2012 on the Crown Pier in St Peter Port. Venture is […]

Guernsey Adult Literacy Project cow parade on Crown Pier

July 1st, 2012 by Richard Lord

The Guernsey Adult Literacy Project (GALP) community art project is in its second year. Its purpose is to raise funds to help Guernsey adults with reading difficulties. Trevor Wakefield, Principal of the Guernsey College of Further Education, and head of GALP, said “GALP exists to help

Guernsey Woollens makes sweater for Investec’s sponsored GALP cow

July 1st, 2012 by Investec Bank Channel Islands Limited

Investec Specialist Bank and Guernsey Woollens Ltd. have teamed up to produce one of this year’s Guernsey Adult Literacy Project (GALP) cows. The cow named Lisia, the old Roman name for Guernsey and chosen by staff at the bank, was sponsored by Investec, painted by Hannah Wakefield and ‘dressed’ by Guernsey Woollens who have produced […]

Connie the cow raises money for Les Bourgs Hospice and GALP

July 1st, 2012 by Les Bourgs Hospice

One of the cows taking part in this year’s Cow Parade will raise money not only for Guernsey Adult Literacy Project (GALP) but also for Les Bourgs Hospice. KPMG is sponsoring the cow, which has been transformed into a replica of Connie the cow, the face of one of the current fundraising initiatives for the […]

Ron the donkey returns home to Le Rondin School and Centre

October 9th, 2011 by Barclays Wealth

THE life-size donkey decorated by pupils at Le Rondin School and Centre for the Guernsey Adult Literacy Project’s (GALP) fundraising initiative has been donated to the school by Barclays Wealth.