Tag Archive for 'Guernsey Post'

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 Foster Care and Adoption Association benefits from Guernsey Post’s 100 mile cycle challenge

June 25th, 2013 by Guernsey Post Ltd.

Seven Guernsey Postmen bicycled 100 miles in Guernsey and Jersey on Saturday 22 June 2013 to raise the profile of the Guernsey Foster Care and Adoption Association (GFCAA) and the need for foster carers on Guernsey. The ambitious team had planned to cycle 80 miles around Guernsey, Alderney, Sark and Jersey. However, strong winds forced […]

Guernsey Posties challenging C.I. cycle ride to aid Guernsey Foster Care and Adoption Association

May 30th, 2013 by Guernsey Post Ltd.

Seven Guernsey Postal workers will undertake an 80 mile cycling tour of the Channel Islands (Tour Des Isles) on Saturday 22 June 2013 with the aim of raising the profile of the Guernsey Foster Care and Adoption Association (GFCAA) and the need for foster carers in Guernsey. The ambitious team start their journey at 6.30 […]

Guernsey Post helps Herm prepare for Britain in Bloom competition

May 30th, 2013 by Guernsey Post Ltd.

A team from Guernsey Post travelled to Herm Island on 23 May 2013 to take part in a community project to help Herm gardeners Brett Moore and Rosie Wheeler prepare for the upcoming Britain in Bloom ‘Champion of Champions’ competition. The project coincides with Guernsey Post’s latest stamp issue which celebrates Herm with six stamps […]

Living Streets Guernsey promoting benefits of active travel with ‘Walk to Work’ map leaflets

May 12th, 2013 by Living Streets Guernsey

The pedestrian safety group Living Streets (Guernsey) LBG and Guernsey Post are working together to publicise and distribute new “Walk to Work” leaflets which aim to promote the benefits of walking, cycling or jogging to work. Walk to Work Week begins on Monday 13 May 2013. Tom Le Pelley, Chair of Living Streets Guernsey, said […]

Guernsey Stroke Association’s new minibus a lifeline for stroke patients

May 10th, 2013 by Guernsey Post Ltd.

The Guernsey Stroke Association (GSA) was delighted to take delivery of a new minibus from Rabeys Garage, which was purchased with donations made possible from tireless fundraising efforts of its sponsors. The state-of-the-art bus, which is equipped to accommodate stroke patients of all abilities, will help provide a lifeline for stroke patients throughout Guernsey. Anne […]

GVS Meals on Wheels recipients receive free Christmas cards and local delivery from Guernsey Post

November 29th, 2012 by Guernsey Post Ltd.

Guernsey Post and the Guernsey Voluntary Service (GVS) have joined together to offer the recipients of the charity’s Meals on Wheels service the opportunity to have all of their Christmas cards delivered to friends and family within the Bailiwick of Guernsey free of charge. The GVS Meals on Wheels volunteers deliver approximately 30,000 meals annually […]

Les Bourgs Hospice milk cartons collect over £50,000 in loose change

October 29th, 2012 by Les Bourgs Hospice

Guernsey residents have helped Connie the Cash Cow raise more than £50,000 for Les Bourgs Hospice. Since the initiative, which saw specially designed milk cartons being delivered to every home in the Bailiwick of Guernsey, was launched on 1 February 2012, 2,649 cartons have been returned, and it is estimated that nearly two million coins […]

Teddy Bear Picnic raises over £1000 for Les Bourgs Hospice

August 3rd, 2012 by The Venue

The Venue at Fermain Valley Hotel held a very special Teddy Bears Picnic on Sunday 29 July 2012 which saw 200 people and countless bears enjoying the day, with the proceeds of over £1000 going to Les Bourgs Hospice. “Helped by the weather, it was a fabulous day out for all the family and we […]

Donate unwanted foreign currency notes to Les Bourgs Hospice

July 14th, 2012 by Les Bourgs Hospice

Unwanted foreign notes can now be donated to Les Bourgs Hospice through the Connie the Cow fundraising initiative. Guernsey Post, which is one of the campaign’s sponsors, has agreed that foreign notes will be exchanged at BATIF with all the money being donated to Les Bourgs Hospice. “Everyone comes back from holiday with a few […]