Tag Archive for 'St Pierre du Bois'

Sale of Jocelyn Day paintings at the Coach-House Gallery to benefit The Tumaini Fund

December 2nd, 2012 by Events

Artist Jocelyn Day has an exhibit of her paintings at the Coach-House Gallery at Les Islets, St Pierre du Bois, Guernsey until early January 2013. Her paintings capture the magical light of rough and serene seascapes. She has always been enthralled by Guernsey’s magical, ever changing coastal light and sea conditions, which she captures so […]

Wild Guernsey hosts a beginners scythe course on 8 September 2012

August 29th, 2012 by Events

WildGuernsey is holding a Beginners Scythe Course in St Pierre du Bois from 10 am to about 4 pm on 8 September 2012. The course is led by experienced mower and scythe teacher Philip Batten of the Dyfed Permaculture Farm Trust in south west Wales.

Living Streets’ Tranquility Walk reveals Guernsey at its best

July 25th, 2012 by Living Streets Guernsey

This year’s Living Streets Tranquillity Walk took place on Sunday 15 July 2012 when 54 islanders (including 6 children and two dogs) walked from The Longfrie Inn in St. Pierre du Bois through the lanes and green lanes down to the Pearl Centre at Fort Grey and then back again through the Torteval Lanes. Tom […]

The pastoral pleasure of a summer evening bicycle ride through Forest and St Pierre du Bois

May 25th, 2011 by Richard Lord

Francis Paul, Guernsey Bicycle Group Chairman, led bicyclists through parish lanes of Forest and St Pierre du Bois. He stopped at regular intervals to show parish landmarks and explain parish history. The bright blue sky and cool early evening air was perfect for a gentle bicycle ride along parish lanes.

Enhancing and nurturing the natural environment at the heart of St Pierre du Bois

May 16th, 2011 by St Pierre du Bois Floral Group

Le Ch’min du Trésor, is a circular walk starting at Les Buttes (the parish green). It was opened to the public in May 2009. The aim is to maintain the unique natural environment and wildlife meadow. In 2009 we organised the planting of over a hundred trees and in 2010 living willow bird hides were […]

St Pierre du Bois and Forest allotment tour with grower Dave Gorvel on 29 September 2010

September 16th, 2010 by Events

As part of the Floral Guernsey Autumn festival week you are invited to explore the vegetable fields and small holdings of the parishes of St Pierre due Bois and Forest with Dave Gorvel. Meet at Tostevin’s stall at Perry’s reference 28A4 on bus route 7 and 7A. The cost is £5.00 per person.  Booking is […]

St Peter’s Food Hall community picnic on 2 August 2010

July 28th, 2010 by Marguerite Talmage

This year the parish of St Pierre du Bois are representing Guernsey in the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) Britain in Bloom competition.  Everyone is invited to greet the ‘Britain in Bloom’ judges between 10 am and midday on Monday, 2 August 2010 at Le Ch’min du Trésor (Parking at Les Brehauts Playing Field) A free […]

A Guided Tour of the vegetable fields and small holdings of St. Pierre du Bois and Forest

July 1st, 2010 by Richard Lord

Grower David Gorvel will lead a tour exploring the vegetable fields and small holdings of St. Pierre du Bois and Forest parish on Monday 5 July from 2.00 to 4.30 pm. Please meet at Tostevin’s Stall, Perry’s Reference 28A4.  Buses 7 and 7A pass the location.  The cost is £5.00 per person.  Booking is not […]

St Pierre du Bois recycling survey

June 30th, 2008 by Paul Domaille

The St Pierre du Bois recycling survey was commissioned by Douzainier Paul Domaille on behalf of the St. Pierre du Bois douzaine. The survey can be downloaded as a PDF file.