Tag Archive for 'Save the Children'

Pre-register teams for RG Falla 1/4 Marathon by 16 May 2013 to raise funds for Les Bourgs Hospice

May 10th, 2013 by Events

The popular RG Falla Quarter Marathon is aiming to raise thousands of pounds for Les Bourgs Hospice. The six mile run from Vazon to L’Eree and back again is now in its 12th year and has raised previously raised money for Save the Children and Help a Guernsey Child. “RG Falla was privileged to be […]

New route for Guernsey’s World Aid Walk on 6 May 2013

April 9th, 2013 by World Aid Walk

The organisers of Guernsey’s World Aid Walk have confirmed that there is a new route for the 2013 walk. The walk will take place on Bank Holiday Monday 6 May 2013. As in previous years, the walk begins at 9 am and finishes in Market Square, St Peter Port. The walk goes through St Peter […]

The Bailiwick of Guernsey’s World Aid Walk on 6 May 2013

February 22nd, 2013 by Events

The Bailiwick of Guernsey’s 2013 World Aid Walk in aid of Oxfam, Actionaid, The Tumaini Fund, Save the Children, Christian Aid and Hope for a Child begins at 9.00 am on Monday 6 May 2013 at Market Square, St Peter Port.

Lloyds TSB Channel Islands staff in 2012 raise £43,762 for good causes

February 6th, 2013 by LLoyds TSB Foundation for the Channel Islands

More than 41 charities in Jersey and Guernsey have received a share of £43,762 – money that was raised by Lloyds TSB employees during 2012. The money was raised through staff participation as part of Lloyds TSB’s ongoing commitment to the community and supplemented by match funding from the bank. Some corporate donations were also […]

Guernsey’s Bailiff will officially start World Aid Walk on 7 May 2012

May 1st, 2012 by World Aid Walk

Guernsey’s Bailiff Richard Collas will officially start the 42nd World Aid Walk on 7 May 2012 in Market Square, St Peter Port. Richard Collas will be carrying on the role undertaken for many years by the former Bailiff Sir Geoff Rowland. Chair of the World Aid Walk Bella Farrell said “Sir Geoff Rowland was always […]

Sign-up for World Aid Walk on 7 May 2012 to raise funds for charity

March 16th, 2012 by World Aid Walk

World Aid Walk organisers hope record numbers of walkers will take part in the event across the Bailiwick. The 42nd World Aid Walk will this year take place on Bank Holiday Monday 7 May 2012 and for the second year will be extending across the Bailiwick with walks taking place in Guernsey, Herm and Sark. […]

The Bailiwick of Guernsey’s World Aid Walk takes place on 2 May 2011

April 11th, 2011 by World Aid Walk

The World Aid Walk is set to be bigger and better than ever.   The popular island event is this year extending beyond Guernsey’s shores to the entire Bailiwick. World Aid Walks will take place in Guernsey, Herm and Sark in 2011. The annual walk which is now in its 41st year in Guernsey will be […]

Thinking outside the box – the link between earthquakes and climate change

March 13th, 2011 by Richard Lord

When the international media gives you an instant view of the latest natural disaster to strike humanity it can be overwhelming.  The human tragedy this year in, to name a few countries: Brazil, Sri Lanka, Australia, New Zealand and now Japan is unimaginable for those who have not suffered it. Even the images shock. When […]