Tag Archive for 'Norman Piette'

Join MUG’s coastal family fun fund raising bike ride on 14 October 2012

September 26th, 2012 by Male Uprising in Guernsey

The inaugural Dominion Fund Management MUG Bike Ride, sponsored by Dominion Fund Management, has been rescheduled for Sunday 14 October 2012. The 12 mile family-friendly coastal bike ride is open to everyone from seven years up and will follow Guernsey’s scenic coast-line including paths never before opened to the public. The ride starts at 9 […]

Guernsey’s architectual prowess on show at Guernsey Design Awards

May 14th, 2012 by Hamilton Brooke

The Guernsey Design Awards produced two overall winners for two residential properties. Etoile du Nord and Les Prevosts Farm were chosen to receive the award jointly after the panel of judges were equally impressed with their designs. Etoile du Nord was remodelled from an existing bungalow on the hillside overlooking Vazon bay, by architects Jamie […]

Guernsey public invited to vote for favourite architectural design

March 7th, 2012 by Guernsey Design Awards 2012

The Guernsey Design Awards are asking the public to choose their favourite project from the entries for the 2012 ‘People’s Choice’ Award. Nearly 50 local projects were nominated and these have been whittled down by a panel of judges to just 12 shortlisted entries. The Awards recognise outstanding design in local architecture and highlight excellent […]

Guernsey’s rising tide of renewable energy

February 18th, 2011 by Richard Lord

The States of Guernsey is working on various energy saving and renewable energy initiatives. The Guernsey Renewable Energy Commission is laying the foundation for the development of a macro-renewable energy industry in local marine waters. The States of Guernsey Treasury and Resources Department has hired a highly qualified Energy Conservation Officer to try and reduce […]

Ecohomes – The Future in Construction

July 9th, 2010 by Clive Fenner

Sustainable construction is currently one of the hot topics on the lips of all building industry professionals, and for good reason. We are all familiar with the impacts on the environment from vehicles, aircraft, industry and the like, but are we also aware our homes account for 28% of the total carbon emissions in the […]

Guernsey Housing Association offers Public Viewing of completed homes at Victoria Avenue

October 31st, 2009 by Steve

The Guernsey Housing Association is pleased to be able to open three properties to public view on Saturday 31 October 2009 between 2 and 4 pm.  This is to increase the public awareness about the new social housing being produced in Guernsey.  The properties which are a part of the Sir John Leale Avenue development […]