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Morgan Sharpe powers new cycle team

| July 2, 2015

A landmark sponsorship deal could have a big impact on competitive cycling in Guernsey. A new team – Morgan Sharpe powered by Adventure Cycles – has been formed with six local cyclists who will compete together locally the UK and France Guernsey’s cycling community has to date been made up of individual competitors, rather than […]

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CAP Safety in Action event to teach children about ‘terrors at teatime’

| July 2, 2015

Hundreds of children, aged 9 and 10, will be learning about ‘terrors at teatime’ at this year’s Child Accident Prevention (CAP) Safety in Action event. Year five classes from 31 local primary schools will visit Highlands College between 6th and 14th July to take part in the established event, which teaches children about safety in […]

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Community dental surgery at the heart of Onchan expands

| June 30, 2015

“Restore before replace”: that’s the message from Onchan-based Compass Dental Surgery as it opens its doors to new patients following the appointment of two additional dental professionals. The community surgery in The Village Walk has welcomed associate dentist Miles Ritchings and dental nurse Abbie Shepley who join the long-established team from their own practice. Practice […]

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Deloitte duo tackle charity challenges

| June 26, 2015

Bradley Choules and Adam Hart from Deloitte in Guernsey will soon find out if their months of intensive training have paid off as they each tackle a demanding challenge to raise money for charity. The two men from Deloitte’s local office are contributing to the company’s national commitment to raise £1 million in 2015 for […]

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Radisson Blu launches #BluRoutes to help visitors make the most of Island

| June 25, 2015

To enhance visitors’ experience of the Island, Radisson Blu has launched #BluRoutes, a series of running and cycling routes taking in many historic and beauty spots. Four initial routes that vary in length and difficulty have been launched, and hotel staff are devising further routes which are hosted on the popular sporting community and tracking […]

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A new look for Logfiller through local creative agency, MalletCrane

| June 23, 2015

MalletCrane has successfully completed Logfiller’s rebranding to support the global launch of the organization’s latest version of its user experience software, “Layer8 from Logfiller.” Logfiller, which opened its Jersey and US offices in June 2014, required MalletCrane to develop an updated brand identity for Logfiller and a new and complementary identity for its signature software […]

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Grand Jersey celebrates 125 years in the community

| June 23, 2015

The five-star Grand Jersey marks its 125th anniversary this month. The hotel, which has been at the centre of Jersey’s tourism industry for over a century, welcomed the first guests through its doors on 13th June 1890. Martin Kelly, general manager at Grand Jersey, commented: ‘Grand Jersey is an exceptional hotel property with a rich […]

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GAMES GIFT FOR ISLAND ATHLETES

| June 19, 2015

Island Games tradition continues this year with the athletes being given Guernsey pin badges and spare kit to exchange with competitors from other islands. The team will also be gifted a number of other items thanks to the team sponsor, Generali Worldwide. “This will be the third year that we’ve put together a gift bag […]

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2015 ISLAND GAMES KIT UNVEILED

| June 19, 2015

The Guernsey Island Games Association (GIGA) and Generali Worldwide have unveiled the new kit for the 2015 Jersey Island Games. The arrival of the team tracksuit marks another milestone in the countdown to Jersey 2015 and has been well received by the athletes. The kit comprises a tracksuit, polo shirt and shorts, all in fresh […]

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Celton Manx Recognition award advances inclusivity

| June 19, 2015

Celton Manx is helping to advance inclusivity after it made a Recognition award to Disability Networks. The award means the local disability information charity has been able to install the speech, reading and translation tool BrowseAloud on its website, disabilitynetworks.info. The software can be used to enlarge text size, highlight text passages and offers text-to-speech […]

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