Tag Archive for 'Herm island'

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 […]

Guernsey’s Set Sail Trust invites sponsorship for Bristol Cutters Week held from 17 to 21 June 2013

May 10th, 2013 by Set Sail Trust

The Set Sail Trust recently celebrated its 7th anniversary. In 2013 it has launched a new initiative for local businesses to get involved in the charity’s good work. The Trust invites companies to become a Corporate Ambassador of the Set Sail Trust and sponsor a Bristol Cutter. This support will help people in the local […]

Herm Island’s Britain In Bloom entry to be helped by Lloyds TSB staff

May 10th, 2013 by Lloyds TSB Offshore Ltd

Lloyds TSB staff will be helping Herm with its entry into Britain in Bloom’s Champion of Champions competition. In recognition of its consistently high standards in the overall Britain in Bloom competition, Herm has been nominated for the Champion of Champions category along with four other communities across the British Isles. The island’s gardening team, […]

Set Sail Trust, Outdoor Guernsey, and Herm Island provide families with memorable weekend

April 19th, 2012 by Set Sail Trust

THE Set Sail Trust organised and funded two Herm Island outdoor activity weekends for families this Spring. This new initiative provides the opportunity to spend the weekend away and stay overnight on Herm Island, engaging in a full programme of fun outdoor pursuits. Jointly funded by the Set Sail Trust, Outdoor Guernsey, and Herm Island, […]

be inspired offers Herm yoga and wellbeing retreat in November

August 14th, 2011 by be inspired

be inspired has organised a Yoga and Wellbeing Retreat in Herm from 11 to 13 November 2011. The cost is from £236 per person. The Trident ferry leaves Guernsey at 4 pm on Friday 11 November and the return boat leaves Herm at 11 am on 13 November. What does the retreat include? Return boat […]

Recreational fisherman lands large stingray near Vermerette off Herm Island on 18 October 2009

October 19th, 2009 by Richard Lord

A recreational angler caught a 59 lb exactly (26.76 kgs.) female stingray, Dasyatis pastinaca, in shallow water near Vermerette off Herm’s west coast (about 400 yards from Herm harbour) just before low water on the afternoon of Sunday 18 October 2009. The ray had a total length of 124 cm and a disc width of […]