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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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Barclays host community networking event

Barclays host community networking event

| April 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

15 charities and three schools attended a recent community networking event where they were shown the diverse range of support staff at Barclays can offer. The aim of the evening was for the charities and schools to network, as well as to see areas where Barclays are able to offer support.  Presentations on the evening […]

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Ravenscroft Coastal Series 2016 launches with new format and sponsor

| April 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

The St. Helier Yacht Club Coastal Series for 2016 begins on April 16th with a new title sponsor and a number of tweaks to the usual race format that will hopefully attract more yachts. Stockbroking and investment management company Ravenscroft has signed up to support the annual series. In addition, the format has been changed […]

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Hawksford shapes up for World Health Day

Hawksford shapes up for World Health Day

| April 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

Hawksford employees marked World Health Day on April 7th by participating in a host of fitness and wellbeing activities to raise awareness and money for Diabetes Jersey. Hawksford’s ‘Get Fit’ Challenges offered employees the chance to choose from a number of activities. Client accountant Christina Hoyles took a team of joggers along a circuit of […]

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Mental health carers treated to special dinner at Radisson Blu

Mental health carers treated to special dinner at Radisson Blu

| April 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

Twenty islanders who care for family or friends with mental health issues were treated to a complimentary three-course dinner at Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel recently. The hotel, which is partnering with Mind Jersey throughout 2016 to raise money and awareness for the charity, treated the carers to the special dinner to recognise their continued and […]

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Digital skills in focus at Les Amis

| April 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Barclays Digital Eagles recently hosted a Tea and Teach session at Les Amis to help their residents get the most out of the digital world. The Tea and Teach sessions are designed to help novices better understand how to take advantage of the internet and online banking services in a comfortable environment. The sessions […]

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