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RBC AWARDS ITS FIRST TEN GREEN GRANTS

| June 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

After launching the RBC Green Grants Fund earlier this year, RBC Wealth Management has awarded 10 local environmental good causes £500 each, to help with specific ecological projects across the Channel Islands.  RBC took the decision to set up the RBC Green Grants, as an addition to its main local charitable donations fund, to support […]

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Islands Insurance achieve Customer Service Excellence

Islands Insurance achieve Customer Service Excellence

| June 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Islands has been recognized for its commitment to quality customer service by achieving the Customer Service Excellence ® standard.   It is one of only three businesses in the Channel Islands to achieve this prestigious award, which requires organisations to demonstrate an ongoing commitment to service delivery by placing the customer at the heart of […]

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Enhance Sponsors Jersey’s First Colour Fun Run

| June 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

Enhance, a market-leading investment consultancy company, is an official colour sponsor of the Dandara Colour Fun Run in aid of Family Nursing & Home Care to be held on 5th June. The course will cover the 5km stretch of St Aubin’s bay and will be Jersey’s first ever colour run. 800 participants will be showered with coloured paint at […]

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Barclays duck ‘hooks’ over £13,000 for Mind Jersey at the Boat Show

Barclays duck ‘hooks’ over £13,000 for Mind Jersey at the Boat Show

| June 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

£13,477 has been raised for Mind Jersey by visitors to the 2016 Barclays Jersey Boat Show. This sum includes matched funding from Barclays. Most of the money was raised at the ‘Hook a Duck’ game at the Barclays stand, which this year featured a ‘rainbow’ duck created by 10 year old Holly Freitas who won […]

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Win a brand new car at this year’s Jersey International Motoring Festival

Win a brand new car at this year’s Jersey International Motoring Festival

| June 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

To help mark its 90th anniversary celebrations, Falles Motor Group will be giving away a brand new hatchback car at this year’s Jersey International Motoring Festival. Falles will be hosting a range of activities and entertainment at this year’s show (2nd – 5th June) to mark the anniversary, including offering visitors the chance to win […]

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Full steam ahead as Barclays confirms three more years of sponsorship for Boat Show

Full steam ahead as Barclays confirms three more years of sponsorship for Boat Show

| June 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

Barclays has announced that it is extending its sponsorship of the Jersey Boat Show for another three years in a deal that will see the Bank stay as headline sponsor until at least 2019. The Barclays Jersey Boat Show is the largest free event in the Channel Islands and enjoyed another successful year with more […]

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The Atlantic Hotel shortlisted for prestigious award following success in 2015

| June 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Atlantic Hotel has been shortlisted in the ‘Best International Hotel’ category at the renowned Food and Travel Reader Awards 2016, an award which the hotel won in 2015. Highly respected throughout the industry, the Food and Travel Reader Awards recognise the exemplary food and travel experiences enjoyed across the world by the public over […]

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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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