Tag Archive for 'Guernsey Post Office'

Guernsey Post and GVS provide Meals on Wheels recipients free Bailiwick Christmas card delivery

December 17th, 2013 by Guernsey Post Ltd.

Guernsey Post and the Guernsey Voluntary Services (GVS) have joined forces following the success of last year’s partnership to offer the recipients of the Charity’s Meals on Wheels service another opportunity to have all of their Christmas cards delivered to friends and family within the Bailiwick free-of-charge. The GVS Meals on Wheels volunteers deliver approximately […]

Guernsey Post’s Cycle Challenge raises £2940 for Help a Guernsey Child

November 23rd, 2011 by Guernsey Post Ltd.

Guernsey Post’s Cycle Challenge has raised a total of £2,940 for Help a Guernsey Child. The challenge involved 27 Guernsey Post employees cycling 876 miles around Guernsey on heavy framed post bikes; which is the equivalent distance of cycling from Lands End to John O’Groats! Senior Postal Worker Paul Wakeham who, together with Steve O’Connor, […]

Guernsey Post Office helps in shoe repair

April 11th, 2011 by Richard Lord

Philip Henderson provided a good example of repair and reuse in a note to Facebook. The sole of one of his black shoes had detached so he used ‘industrial strength’ glue to stick the sole back-on and used Guernsey Post Office rubber bands to hold the repair in place. Once upon a time when a […]

Guernsey Post Office Staff clean Saline Bay Beach on 4 July 2010

July 4th, 2010 by Richard Lord

On 4 July 2010 twenty Guernsey Post Office employees and friends turned up on a windy and increasingly overcast afternoon to pick-up litter from the beach in Saline Bay.  Besides the usual plastic bottles, aluminium cans, sweet wrappers, pieces of Styrofoam and Nylon fishing twine, a plastic calculator was found as well as pieces of […]