Tag Archive for 'Saumarez park'

Guernsey Botanical Trust raising funds to build The Gatehouse visitor and education centre

May 25th, 2017 by Richard Lord

The Guernsey Botanical Trust, which runs the Victorian Walled Kitchen Garden in Saumarez Park, Castel plans to build The Gatehouse as part of their on-going restoration project. The Trust, which is a Guernsey charity, receives no financial support from the Guernsey government. It needs to raise £200,000 to build The Gatehouse, which will include a […]

Guernseymums party in Saumarez Park on 22 September 2012

September 18th, 2012 by Events

Guernseymums.gg celebrate their third birthday with a party in Saumarez Park, Castel, Guernsey from midday to 5 pm on Saturday 22 September 2012. The afternoon of family fun will raise money for the Saumarez Park Playground appeal. Lots of children activities and games will be available as well as plenty of food, and music. Lloyds […]

Sponsorship and funds required for Guernsey children to benefit from new Saumarez Park playground

September 15th, 2012 by Friends of Saumarez Park Playground

‘The Friends of Saumarez Park Playground‘ charity raises funds to create a new children’s playground in Saumarez Park, Castel, Guernsey. Plans for the new playground were unveiled in January 2012.  The charity needs to raise £500,000 to create the playground. So far over £60,000 has been donated or pledged to the playground replacement fund. If […]

Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall to open Orchard House at The Guernsey Botanical Trust

July 18th, 2012 by Richard Lord

The Guernsey Botanical Trust‘s Victorian walled kitchen garden in Saumarez Park, Castel has been developed by volunteers. Orchard house has built with the help of a generous donation from State Street. It extends the kitchen garden’s area under glass considerably, and supplements the original Lemon House.

Generous State Street donation helps Guernsey Botanical Trust build Orchard House

July 3rd, 2012 by The Guernsey Botanical Trust

The Walled Victorian Kitchen Garden in Saumarez Park is celebrating the next big step in its renovation as the new Orchard House nears completion. Work on building on the exact site of a Victorian glass house and using materials appropriate to the site has been possible thanks to a generous donation of more than £15,000 […]

Ride a mountain bike on 7 July 2012 to fund raise for male cancer charity

June 23rd, 2012 by Male Uprising in Guernsey

Join MUG on Saturday 7 July 2012 to raise money for local male cancer sufferers. Get sponsored to ride 12 Guernsey coastal miles and come to our Party in Saumarez Park, Castel. Up to 900 people will be able to ride on a route that has never been used before. The course is unique with […]

Fusion Nightclub team Race for Life for Cancer Research UK

May 28th, 2012 by Fusion Nightclub

A team of 13 Fusion Nightclub and Luna Bar women took part in the Race for Life on Sunday 27 May 2012 and raised over £1000 for Cancer Research UK. The team walked and jogged the five kilometres route from Footes lane through Saumarez Park and back in just over an hour. Team Fusion organiser […]

“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 […]

Specsavers staff volunteer at the Guernsey Botanical Trust’s walled kitchen garden

October 6th, 2011 by Specsavers

A TEAM of Specsavers staff got their hands dirty last week as they continued work to improve a walled Victorian kitchen garden at Saumarez Park. Volunteers had already started to clear the walled kitchen garden, but the Specsavers finance workers continued to prepare the garden by removing soil from raised beds and leveling the top […]

The Guernsey Botanical Trust hosts their second annual seed swap in the Victorian kitchen garden in Saumarez Park on 17 April 2011

April 14th, 2011 by The Guernsey Botanical Trust

On Sunday morning, 17 April 2011, The Guernsey Botanical Trust hosts ‘Seedy Sunday’ – the second annual seed swap – within the walls of the Victorian kitchen garden in Saumarez Park, Castel. Trust volunteers are providing a bank of seeds in readiness to swap with anyone and everyone who comes along with their own seed […]