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Bailiwick residents invited to enter 2015 Conservation Awards by 8 May

April 30th, 2015 by Insurance Corporation

Conservations and ecologists are invited to enter the 2015 Insurance Corporation Conservation Awards to highlight work they are doing in the Bailiwick of Guernsey. The awards now in their 25th year have raised the profile of many island conservation projects performed by schools, environmental groups, businesses and private landowners. Pat Wisher from the 2014 winners, […]

Guernsey conservation projects can enter 2014 Conservation Awards

January 29th, 2014 by Insurance Corporation Conservation Awards

Guernsey conservationists are encouraged to celebrate their work in this year’s Insurance Corporation Conservation Awards. Now in their 24th year, the awards are open to individuals, businesses, organisations and schools that have created, or who have plans to create, an environmental project for the benefit of the Island. Glyn Smith, Insurance Corporation managing director, said […]

Green Legacy Guernsey wins main 2013 Conservation Awards prize

June 14th, 2013 by Insurance Corporation Conservation Awards

The Green Legacy Project organised by Nigel Clarke of Queux Patio Plant Centre won the coveted Insurance Corporation Conservation Award for 2013. In the first five months of 2013, the Green Legacy Project, now in its fourth year, has provided workshops in Green Legacy’s eco garden at Queux Patio Plants to almost 400 school children. The workshops […]

Prizes for Insurance Corporation Conservation Awards presented by Deputy Bailiff on 13 June 2013

June 13th, 2013 by Insurance Corporation Conservation Awards

The winners of the Insurance Corporation Conservation Awards will be presented with their prizes by Deputy Bailiff Richard McMahon on Thursday 13 June 2013. After a successful judging day on 4 June 2013, each winner will be given a cheque from Insurance Corporation to fund their endeavours. The event, which is in its 23 rd […]

Insurance Corporation’s Guernsey Conservation Awards competition entry deadline 28 May 2013

February 12th, 2013 by Insurance Corporation Conservation Awards

Environmentally friendly gardeners have the chance of winning £2,000 with the launch of the 2013 Insurance Corporation Conservation Awards. The event, in its 24th year, is open to any private Bailiwick of Guernsey individual, club, company, organisation and any Guernsey educational institution. The entry deadline for Guernsey residents is Tuesday 28 May 2013 with judging […]

Enter 2012 Guernsey Conservation Awards by 25 May deadline

May 17th, 2012 by Insurance Corporation Conservation Awards

“Go online, enter this year’s Conservation Awards competition and win funding for your environmental project.” That is the message from organisers of the new-look Insurance Corporation Conservation Awards. “In the past we have rewarded successful conservation projects but for 2012 we are changing the emphasis to help fund ideas and potential initiatives,” said competition founder […]

Insurance Corporation launches Guernsey Conservation Awards 2012

December 15th, 2011 by Insurance Corporation

There is to be a different emphasis to the 2012 Insurance Corporation Conservation Awards which launched on 12 December 2011. Environmentalists and eco-friendly gardeners will again have the chance to win £2,000 and schools could earn £1000 in funding if their entries are successful in the competition which has been running in the Channel Islands […]

OSA Recruitment wins Guernsey Community Foundation’s Corporate Social Responsibility award for 2011

November 13th, 2011 by Events

The Guernsey Community Foundation shortlisted BWCI, Insurance Corporation, and OSA Recruitment for their Corporate Social Responsibility Award in 2011. The award was given in association with the Guernsey Chamber of Commerce. Louise Hall, Vice President of the Guernsey Chamber of Commerce, presented the award to OSA Recruitment.

Guernsey’s Race for Life gets off to a fast start

July 10th, 2011 by Richard Lord

Over 1470 women took part in Guernsey’s Race for Life which began at the Footes Lane athletics track at 11 am on Sunday 10 July.  The weather was slightly muggy, but the front runners made short work of the 5 kilometre course from Footes Lane to Saumarez Park and back again.  These images were taken […]

A river of pink at the start of Guernsey’s Race for Life

July 10th, 2011 by Richard Lord

Over 1470 women took part in Guernsey’s Race for Life in aid of Cancer Research UK.  The assembled participants presented a river of pink as they approached the starting line.