Tag Archive for 'St Martin'

Clean power stations on Jerbourg

September 19th, 2013 by Richard Lord

Three clean power stations operate near Route de Jerbourg in the parish of St Martin, Guernsey. These photovoltaic power stations feed into the Guernsey electricity grid. The largest of the three renewable energy installations off the Route de Jerbourg includes photovoltaic panels to produce electricity and solar thermal evacuated tubes to produce hot water. These […]

Rescue, recycle & revamp at crafty get-togethers in Guernsey on first Friday and Saturday of each month

January 29th, 2013 by Events

Chris Guerin of ‘My Little Shed‘ offers Crafty ‘Get-Togethers‘ at St Martin or Professor Shaw Community Centre on the first Friday and Saturday of each month. The Friday ‘Crafty Get-together’ from 7 pm to 10 pm costs £6.00. On Saturday you can book a half-day for £6.00, either from 10 am to 2 pm or […]

RSPB slide show of Guernsey birds by Rod Ferbrache on 14 November

October 20th, 2012 by RSPB Guernsey Group

The RSPB Guernsey Group invite you to a slide show of fabulous Guernsey bird images by Rod Ferbrache on Wednesday, 14 November 2012 beginning at 8 pm at La Villette Hotel, St Martin, Guernsey. The ticket price is £4 for RSPB members and £5 for non-members, and includes coffee or tea and biscuits.  

Les Cornus in St Martin closed on 22 and 23 October 2012 to fell trees

October 19th, 2012 by Guernsey Water

Guernsey Water will close Les Cornus in St Martin on Monday 22 and Tuesday 23 October 2012 in order to fell a number of large pine trees at one of its borehole sites. Local contractors Special Branch will be carrying out the work, which has become necessary due to two recent incidents of falling branches […]

RSPB Guernsey Group slide show on Spitsbergen on 17 October 2012

September 25th, 2012 by Events

The RSPB Guernsey Group invite you to a slide show presentation on Spitsbergen by Judy Down beginning at 8.00 pm on Wednesday 17 October 2012 at La Villette Hotel, St Martin, Guernsey. The ticket price is £5 for RSPB non-members and £4 for members and includes coffee or tea and biscuits.  

Mondomundi’s Fairtrade Traidcraft event on 18 and 19 September 2012

September 16th, 2012 by Mondomundi

Mondomundi, the Guernsey Fairtrade supplier, is holding its annual Traidcraft Catalogue preview event on 18 and 19 September 2012 at Mondomundi in the St Martin’s Court Co-Op Complex, Guernsey from 5 pm until 8 pm. Now in its sixth year, the event showcases the Autumn/Winter collection from the bi-annual catalogue of Traidcraft, which is the […]

New allotments available in St Martin in Guernsey

May 30th, 2011 by Richard Lord

Troy Waterman has made available ten new allotments of 35 square metres each bordering Rue des Grons in St. Martin. Each allotment can be rented for £120.00 per year. Each allotment is one metre apart from the next.  The allotments can be reached along a grass verge. The land lies in an east to west […]

The pleasure of walking to work

May 11th, 2011 by Richard Lord

Sarah Hancock, Managing Director, of Brehon Accountants on La Grande Rue in St. Martin is enjoying Walk to Work week which runs from 9 to 13 May.

Delicious food at the Sausmarez Manor Farmers’ market

March 1st, 2011 by Richard Lord

The Sausmarez Manor farmers’ market takes place in a field or two in the manor grounds during the summer months.  The market opens every Saturday from 9.00 am to 12.15 pm. The market provides a wonderful atmosphere for people to browse the stalls, buy delicious food, and meet friends and neighbours.   The number of businesses […]

The Channel Islands’ Co-operative Society shows the way

January 10th, 2011 by Richard Lord

On a sunny mid-winter’s day the eight photovoltaic panels on the roof of the Coop En Route building at La Route des Camps, St. Martin were producing 720 watts of electricity for the business. Photovoltaic panels produce electricity from sunlight.  This electricity is best used to off-set the electricity used in a building, which currently […]