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Row24 – record attempt raises money for local charities

| January 27, 2016

Two local oarsmen will try to break a world record and raise money for charity when they attempt to row nonstop for 24 hours in February. Simon Johns and James Coquelin are attempting to break the world 24-hour indoor rowing record for the men’s 30-39 years, lightweight category on the Concept-2 rowing machine. The current […]

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The Burrow is £60,000 closer to becoming a reality

| January 20, 2016

2015 saw the Priaulx Premature Baby Foundation raise £60,000 for their latest project. The aim of The Burrow is to purchase a property next to Southampton Hospital that families across the Bailiwick can use if their newborn baby or child requires critical off-island treatment. A fantastic number of donations and fundraising efforts by individuals and […]

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The Burrow is £60,000 closer to becoming a reality

| January 20, 2016

2015 saw the Priaulx Premature Baby Foundation raise £60,000 for their latest project. The aim of The Burrow is to purchase a property next to Southampton Hospital that families across the Bailiwick can use if their newborn baby or child requires critical off-island treatment. A fantastic number of donations and fundraising efforts by individuals and […]

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Jersey Directors gather to raise money for The Jersey Cancer Trust

| November 12, 2015

The Jersey Association of Directors and Officers (“JADO”) holds a variety of CPD and networking events throughout the year for its members.  The next event is ‘Speed Quizzing which is being held on Thursday 12th November at the Royal Yacht Hotel.  Money raised from this event is being donated to the Jersey Cancer Trust. Colin […]

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Silent auction to raise money for Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust

| October 26, 2015

Islanders are being invited to take part in a digital silent auction to help raise funds for Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust as part of The Atlantic Hotel’s Eat Jersey Food Festival. The Atlantic Hotel is hosting a silent auction at this year’s Eat Jersey Food festival and is inviting islanders, who are unable to attend […]

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Silent auction to raise money for Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust

| October 26, 2015

Islanders are being invited to take part in a digital silent auction to help raise funds for Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust as part of The Atlantic Hotel’s Eat Jersey Food Festival. The Atlantic Hotel is hosting a silent auction at this year’s Eat Jersey Food festival and is inviting islanders, who are unable to attend […]

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Barclays taking action for children

| October 14, 2015

Action for Children is the latest local charity to benefit from Barclays’ support. The Bank has supported the appointment of an outreach employability support worker to work with local young people in developing life and employability skills. The new role will focus on addressing employability issues by providing a range of employability related interventions with […]

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Deloitte rides again – Ride Across Britain 2015

| September 10, 2015

Eight cyclists from Guernsey will soon be pedalling from Land’s End to John O’Groats to raise thousands of pounds for charity. The local rouleurs are taking part in the annual Deloitte Ride Across Britain, a nine-day, 969-mile cycle challenge that starts on 5th September. Heavily supported by Deloitte employee participation, the challenge is also open […]

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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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Get on your bike for Les Bourg

| May 1, 2015

Preparations are well underway for this year’s Rock to Rocque Bike Ride, sponsored by the Heritage Group. The ride takes place on Sunday 24th May, and the organisers are urging people to sign up online now. The annual fund-raising event has become a firm favourite amongst local families and, now in its 22nd year, raises […]

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