Tag Archive for 'Guernsey Cheshire Home'

Guernsey Community Foundation’s third round of quarterly grants awarded to five charities

November 28th, 2012 by Guernsey Community Foundation

Five local projects have benefited from the third round of the Guernsey Community Foundation’s Quarterly Grants Programme which currently targets projects that work towards improving social inclusion. Once completed, these greenhouses will provide an all-weather facility for working in the garden. The Trust is working with offenders serving community service hours and is aiming to […]

Handmade Christmas Indoor Market on 28 November 2012 at The Venue, Fermain

November 15th, 2012 by Events

The Handmade Christmas Indoor Market returns to The Venue, Fermain from 5 pm to 8.30 pm on Wednesday 28 November 2012. The market offers Guernsey-made merchandise from jewellery to artwork, and candles to cushions. At least 18 local exhibitors will be present. The market will hold a raffle in aid of Guernsey Cheshire Home.  Mulled […]

Guernsey Round Table Christmas Fayre at Beau Sejour on Sunday 18 November 2012

November 6th, 2012 by Events

The Guernsey Round Table Christmas Fayre will be held at Beau Sejour Leisure Centre from 10 am to 4 pm on Sunday 18 November 2012. Entry to the Christmas Fayre is free. There will be lots of activities and fun and games. Many Guernsey charities will be selling lots of goodies to raise funds. These […]

Garenne aim to raise £24,024 for Guernsey & Jersey Cheshire Homes

September 29th, 2012 by Garenne Group Limited

Garenne Group employees will be tackling the 24 Peaks Challenge on the weekend of 29 and 30 September 2012 to raise money  for the Guernsey and Jersey Cheshire Homes. The team, which has already raised £10,000, is aiming to raise £24,024 for the two charities by climbing 24 peaks in the Lake District, each over […]

Guernsey Cheshire Home residents denied access to their lower garden

August 2nd, 2012 by Richard Lord

All but two of the Guernsey Cheshire Home residents cannot reach the property’s lower garden because the garden lift has been broken for almost four years. Karen Franklin, Administrator, says a replacement lift is on the Guernsey Cheshire Home’s wish list but £20,000 is required. The lift is as old as the Home, which is […]

Guernsey Cheshire Home donation means more time for residents

August 1st, 2012 by Guernsey Cheshire Home

Six months of hand washing bed pans and bottles has come to an end at Guernsey Cheshire Home thanks to a welcome donation for the purchase of a new sluice machine. Guernsey Cheshire Home’s previous old sluicer had broken down meaning staff had to wash and sterilise by hand which was very time consuming. The […]

ITEX committee ask walkers to pay in sponsorship money asap

July 3rd, 2012 by ITEX

Monies have been coming in following another successful Itex-Rotary around the island walk which took place on 9 June 2012. Organisers collected around £20,000 on the day of the walk and since then sponsorship money has been arriving daily and now totals £43,000. Richard Parker – Chairman of the organising committee is delighted with the […]

Running the 2012 London Marathon in aid of Guernsey Cheshire Home

April 5th, 2012 by Events

Dr Paul Frank of the Chertsey House Dental Group is running the 2012 Virgin London Marathon on 22 April 2012 in aid of Guernsey Cheshire Home. Please sponsor Paul’s run in aid of Guernsey Cheshire Home by making a donation on Paul Frank’s 2012 London Marathon Justgiving page. Thank you.  

“It’s a knockout” on 14 July 2012 to benefit Guernsey Cheshire Home and The Guernsey MS Society

March 8th, 2012 by Events

The Guernsey Cheshire Home and The Guernsey MS Society are teaming up again to host “It’s a Knockout” on Saturday 14 July 2012 at Saumarez Park. Intertrust Guernsey, as in previous years, has chosen to sponsor for the event to benefit the charities. We have a wonderful opportunity to raise significant funds for two local […]

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 […]