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Islanders invited to run the Standard Chartered Jersey Marathon for a reason

| May 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

This year, organisers of the Standard Chartered Jersey Marathon are calling on people to share their reasons for entering the race on social media using the hashtag #runforareason. The aim is to inspire others to consider taking on the challenge and in turn raise as much money as possible for the event’s charity partners, Seeing […]

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IT’S FOUR IN A ROW FOR THE CUSTOMS & IMMIGRATION SWIMARATHON TEAM

| May 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Customs & Immigration Team has once again won the RBC Challenge Cup at this year’s Swimarathon, making it four years in a row. By adding one more lap to their record breaking amount from last year, the team swam 98 laps of the Les Quennevais pool last month during their 55 minute slot, one […]

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RBC WEALTH MANAGEMENT LAUNCHES GREEN GRANTS FUND

RBC WEALTH MANAGEMENT LAUNCHES GREEN GRANTS FUND

| May 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

Ten local environmental good causes will receive £500 each, as RBC Wealth Management launches its RBC Green Grants. The organisation took the decision to set up the grant programme, as an addition to its main local charitable donations fund, to support meaningful and important environmental projects in the island.  Francis Binney, RBC’s Environmental Officer said: […]

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Falles Motor Group launches exhibition to celebrate its 90th anniversary

Falles Motor Group launches exhibition to celebrate its 90th anniversary

| May 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

One of Jersey’s oldest motoring businesses is celebrating its 90th anniversary this year. Family owned Falles Motor Group (Falles), which first started trading in 1926, operates a number of businesses in the Channel Islands, currently employing around 50 people. To help mark the anniversary, Falles is inviting islanders to send in any photographs, images or […]

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Proceeds from Dandara Colour Fun Run to help families of children with life-limiting illnesses

Proceeds from Dandara Colour Fun Run to help families of children with life-limiting illnesses

| May 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

The organisers of Jersey’s first ever colour run are hoping to raise £40,000 through ticket sales and sponsorships to fund the provision of a new Paediatric Care Worker. All of the 800 tickets for the Dandara Colour Fun Run in aid of Family Nursing & Home Care (FNHC) have now sold out, and FNHC is […]

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Rainbows guaranteed to appear at the Barclays Jersey Boat Show

Rainbows guaranteed to appear at the Barclays Jersey Boat Show

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

A new flock of very colourful ducks has arrived in Jersey, ready for the Barclays Jersey Boat Show, which starts on Saturday 30th April. The ducks, which will be used at the Barclays stand in the ‘Hook a Duck’ game, have been designed by ten year old Holly Freitas following a competition at last year’s […]

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RBC WEALTH MANAGEMENT LAUNCHES GREEN GRANTS FUND

RBC WEALTH MANAGEMENT LAUNCHES GREEN GRANTS FUND

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Ten local environmental good causes will receive £500 each, as RBC Wealth Management launches its RBC Green Grants. The organisation took the decision to set up the grant programme, as an addition to its main local charitable donations fund, to support meaningful and important environmental projects in the island.  Francis Binney, RBC’s Environmental Officer said: […]

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Businesses to battle it out in 2016 Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management Corporate Cup

| April 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Jersey businesses will once again take to the St Helier seafront this summer to compete in the Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management Corporate Cup. Now in its third year, the Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management Corporate Cup is a monthly 5km lunch time race series, organised by Run Jersey, which is aimed at all local businesses. The […]

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Falles Motor Group launches exhibition to celebrate its 90th anniversary

Falles Motor Group launches exhibition to celebrate its 90th anniversary

| April 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

One of Jersey’s oldest motoring businesses is celebrating its 90th anniversary this year. Family owned Falles Motor Group (Falles), which first started trading in 1926, operates a number of businesses in the Channel Islands, currently employing around 50 people. To help mark the anniversary, Falles is inviting islanders to send in any photographs, images or […]

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Volunteers needed to support Jersey’s first colour run

Volunteers needed to support Jersey’s first colour run

| April 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Up to 100 volunteers are needed to support the delivery of Jersey’s first ever colour run. The Dandara Colour Fun Run in aid of Family Nursing & Home Care is set to take place on Sunday 5th June along St Aubin’s Bay, and event organisers say there are a number of roles that need filling […]

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