Sun, 25 Aug 2019 22:17:17 GMT

Guernsey

FOOTBALL: Just the one match in the Priaulx League this afternoon as @AlderneyFC get their campaign off to a flyer… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Competition Time! In conjunction with Condor Ferries and Jersey Race Club, we are giving 10 Guernsey Press readers… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Scrutiny recommend tribunal of enquiry to look in to ESC appointment controversy islandfm.com/news/guernsey-…

Wondering what to do with your bank holiday weekend? Find all you need to know about what's coming up here! ecs.page.link/tt9iF

Education vice president has said in an open letter that to consider reversing secondary school transformation now… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Former ESC vice president calls for more information from Education islandfm.com/news/guernsey-…

Guernsey's Vikings were set to play in the third tier of the Zoo Sports Shield however now face an even higher leve… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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All three emergency services are in attendance at a collision along Les Banques. pic.twitter.com/NwqMpyZWDa

A total of 16 pupils at St Anne's School in Alderney received results yesterday and deputy head teacher Wendy Wilso… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Hard work paid off for Grammar School students  with many now excited to start Sixth Form in September for new A Le… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Guernsey Electricity has been provided with a loan facility to help fund the acquiring and commissioning of a repla… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

After sleepless nights leading up to the big day, GCSE students at Ladies College were smiles and celebrations yest… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Yesterday saw a 'delighted' principal and very happy GCSE students at Blanchelande. The school came out on top with… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Investigation into the facilities of St Peter Port and St Sampson's harbours will inform on whether existing activi… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Head teacher of Les Beaucamps High School said GCSE students had done 'incredibly well' especially in English and m… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

High pass rates for College of Further Education students described as 'fantastic news' by principal. Many of the c… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

St Sampson's High School deputy head teacher Adrian King said he was 'very proud' of GCSE students for their hard w… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Pressure mounts on ESC as more sursis plans emerge islandfm.com/news/guernsey-…

With numbers up on float entries and the quality continuing to get better and better each year, North Show presiden… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Yesterday was a good evening for Cobo cricket team as they retained the Rozel Shield for the second year in a row.  ecs.page.link/sFZYH

Head teacher of Les Voies said the school was 'really made up' following their GCSE success. All 12 students sittin… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

La Mare De Carteret High School students are now set for their next chapter in life be it work, further education o… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Elizabeth College Principal Jenny Palmer was 'extremely happy' to see everyone's hard work pay off with many studen… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A man has been jailed for nine months and has admitted to nine counts of fraud after taking £46,000 from a friend's… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Since 2010, the percentage of students at the Grammar School achieving five or more A* to C grades including Englis… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Scrutiny resolves to submit a policy letter to be debated at the 'earliest opportunity.' It will formally recommend… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

This month's House and Home edition is out now! If you missed it in the paper, fear not, you can still search for… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A 15-acre site off Route Militaire which has lain dormant for years has finally been sold. The new owner says there… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A nervous morning for many GCSE students today but the hard work has paid off with plenty of results to celebrate a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A manager working for the States fell foul of data protection laws when sending an email to several people disclosi… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

After ferrying passengers between Guernsey and Sark for 37 years, the Bon Marin de Serk has been decommissioned.  ecs.page.link/kfmzP

Following death of a 29-year-old in Jersey from a suspected severe reaction to MDMA, HSC has advised that anyone th… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A pensioner has been fined £1,000 and ordered to pay £500 compensation after he made unprovoked racist comments tow… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

To all the students receiving their GCSE results tomorrow, the Guernsey Press wishes you the very best of luck. Wh… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Asian hornet experts have said they believe at least one nest is likely to be close to where three individuals of t… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

After the state of Jammu and Kashmir recently lost special status, the family and friends of Sarah Groves anxiously… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The first steps of developments for a Premier Inn at Admiral Park have been taken as work to demolish Sydney Vane H… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Guernsey's Hash House Harriers are looking to get in touch with previous members as the group gears up to celebrate… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Any unclaimed boats or kayaks remaining on the grass of Les Amarreurs after 13 September will be taken off the site… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Final chance to win flights with Aurigny at the North Show today! Good luck 🤞 pic.twitter.com/R1jWCFBs1y

Our final stop on our Big Summer Tour with Guernsey Gas is the North Show today and tomorrow. We'd love to see you!… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

After receiving more than 70 entries, the top three contenders to be the Guernsey Island Games 2021 medal design ha… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Islanders on social media have called the President of Education's response to a letter, written by almost 60 educa… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

WATCH: Only their second match of the season and within minutes Guernsey's Fazakerley had already scored an 'outsta… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

'Measles isn't just about getting a few spots - it's a serious disease and it can kill,' said HSC President. Follow… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

An elderly couple applied for permission to replace rotten and draughty windows only to be faced with a series of '… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Anyone wishing to make representations concerning housing development plans for the Pointues Rocques area now have… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Guernsey 18-year-old cyclist Sam Culverwell comes in at number nine in National A race - Ryedale Grasscrete Grand P… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A figure in the business case document released by Education yesterday said the average teaching salary under the n… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Singles win for Heather Watson in Vancouver. Impressively, Watson didn't drop a single set over the week. ecs.page.link/kA88L

A former Education vice president wants decision on the transformation of states' schools to be delayed following p… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Nick Mauger, living in Melbourne but who's family line is from the Channel Islands, has returned to Guernsey for th… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A wheelchair user said he was 'shocked' by poor access at the police station including: uneven cobbles in the car p… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Deputy Parkinson said he is 'optimistic' that Flybe will continue the Guernsey to Heathrow route, saying it had bee… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Deputy Yerby reassures businesses that most adjustments to come in line with proposed disability legislation would… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A Brexit minister made his first official visit to Guernsey today, meeting with political and industry reps to disc… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Participants in the Art on the Beach competition took inspiration from the theme 'Our Island' this year. Check out… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Education's response to a letter published in the Guernsey Press, which saw almost 60 education professionals expre… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Following new proposals for building houses in the Pointes Rocques area, islanders opposed to updated plans will ne… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Schools and other Lihou Island visitors will now be able to fly their own flags during their stay following the don… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Castle Cornet's annual Fete d'Etain was a success yesterday with a range of medieval elements including the hurdy g… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

At the start of next month, the Guernsey Finance South Africa private wealth roadshow will get underway - promoting… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

New plans proposed for the 2.5 hectare Pointues Rocques site near Delancey Park now suggest a total of 68 new dwell… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A fire at Longue Hougue, caused by a flare being put in general waste, could have been much worse according to wast… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A local swimmer undertook a 28-mile course around Manhattan over the weekend, completing the swim in just over nine… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Although Guernsey will not suffer shortages from a no-deal Brexit, there may be less choice of certain products, in… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The annual revenue costs of the proposed new secondary education system will be about £27.4m, Education, Sport and… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Well done to Rosie Williams, the first Guernsey person to complete the iconic swim around Manhattan Island!:… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

FOOTBALL: Brilliant start to the Priaulx League season for @belsfcgsy as a summer of hard work appears to pay off w… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

FOOTBALL: A Robbie Legg penalty in the 6th minute of stoppage time rescues a point for @GuernseyFC on the opening d… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

FOOTBALL: Will Fazakerley gave @GuernseyFC the lead but at half time, the Green Lions trail Faversham Town 2-1.

We are live from the Donkey Derby today from 2pm until 6pm on our Big Summer Tour with Guernsey Gas. See you there!… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Deputy Andrea Dudley-Owen, a supporter of three 11-16 comprehensive schools with a separate, dedicated, 16-18 sixth… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

While the donkeys race at the Donkey Derby youngsters have a chance to compete in a bouncy pony race courtesy of Ai… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Condor CEO Paul Luxon says that its boarding times are set to help customers not the firm and it does not have a pr… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Business tycoon Jon Moulton says proposed discrimination laws are a step too far. Left unchanged, even a lack of ta… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Creasey’s has bought the old HSBC bank neighbouring its shops in the High Street and has ambitious plans to spend m… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Creaseys has unveiled plans to expand into the old HSBC building on the High Street. islandfm.com/news/guernsey-…

Good morning! Today's looking overcast and cloudy for most of the day with some sunny spells this morning. It'll ra… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Make sure you don't miss a thing this weekend, here's a list of what's going on this evening, Saturday and Sunday. ecs.page.link/FiF91

Guernsey Police deputy chief officer said thoughts and prayers were with friends, family and colleagues of PC Andre… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Temporary traffic signals could be put in place at Salerie Corner if drivers continue to ignore the temporary 15mph… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

ESS wants to see the adult minimum wage brought up to £8.50 from January 2020 in order to stay on track for minimum… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Scrutiny will meet to discuss plans for an inquiry regarding the recent employment process to select a new head of… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

There is still a vacancy on the DPA committee and former President Deputy Gollop said, if no other candidate were t… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A deputy has warned recipients of an email containing a link to a blog post not to click on it because it is a fake… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

P&R president comments on tunnel link to Jersey islandfm.com/news/guernsey-…

Guernsey woman selected to swim around Manhattan islandfm.com/news/guernsey-…

A joyrider stole two cars from his 88-year-old former landlady. After crashing one of them when driving 'like Colin… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

WATCH: Some pretty impressive stunts from the Bolddog Lings Display Team at the second day of the West Show. The ev… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

One islander has so far raised £700 as he prepares to swim from Jersey to France for the Priaulx Premature baby Fou… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

New technology in the Priaulx Library invites visitors to explore the archives in a new way, holding information on… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

An islander diagnosed with hydrocephalus, water on the brain, will take on a superhero-themed para-triathlon in Win… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Decision on Domarie Vinery narrowly deferred islandfm.com/news/guernsey-…

It has been a long time coming, but Education has finally announced the appointment of the executive principal of T… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Today was a nervous start for many island students but the results are in with all A Level pass rates over 99% and… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Free one-off dental checks will no longer be available for three-and-a-half-year-olds due to a number of factors in… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The Bailiwick features seven times in Lonely Planet's top 500 unmissable sights, experiences and hidden gems across… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Nurses are continuing their campaign for better pay in Guernsey, handing over a 4,500 signature petition this morni… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Islanders who participate in a climate change march will get half-price tickets to one of Guernsey's biggest music… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Despite evidence that carbon monoxide leaked into the cabin, AAIB said in a statement that there were no plans to r… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

After making a code of conduct complaint against Education, former vice-president Deputy Meerveld said a review of… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

It may have been wet and windy outside but there was plenty to see in the West Show marquees yesterday as competiti… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Island homes could see faster internet later this year, much needed after Guernsey ranked 44 in a recent broadband… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Six months since HMV closed its doors and there is still so much leftover rubbish that market agents cannot even me… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Come down to the West Show and try your luck to win yourself flights to Jersey and Southampton with Aurigny! 🤩 pic.twitter.com/E45pyRanK8

The Guernsey Press would like to wish all students receiving their A Level results the very best of luck! You've a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Residents of the Domarie and Avondale vineries area were left furious after DPA representatives voted two to one to… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Deputy Gavin St Pier has offered reassurances to Scrutiny that P&R and States staff will fully cooperate with any r… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Blood tests undertaken on the body of Emiliano Sala have revealed the footballer had high levels of carbon monoxide… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

WATCH: AAIB investigator explains findings of toxicology report on Emiliano Sala youtu.be/cxn377TyOmA

Carbon monoxide poisoning likely cause of Sala plane crash islandfm.com/news/guernsey-…

Policy & Resources will give full co-operation to a Scrutiny review of Education's appointment of Clare Sealy, incl… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Footballer Emiliano Sala and his pilot David Ibbotson had been exposed to harmful levels of carbon monoxide in the… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Policy & Resources will give full co-operation to a Scrutiny review of Education's appointment of Clare Sealy, incl… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Islanders can now get nominating as the Guernsey Community Foundation open up nominations for this year's community… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Have you followed us on LinkedIn yet? In a busy working day it can be tough keeping up with all your social media… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A family, now living off-island, have honoured the Guernsey heritage of their sons by giving them names inspired by… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Over 50 locals with an educational background have written an open letter in today's Guernsey Press addressing the… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The West Show is happening today and tomorrow and we will be there on our Big Summer Tour with Guernsey Gas. We'd l… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A representative from an independent engineering firm has said that the 'Connect 3 Million' project to join Guernse… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Visitors to the West Show today and tomorrow will have the chance to get glittery in order to raise money for a def… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A former Education vice president has submitted code of conduct complaints against the committee's members due to c… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Head of aviation services has said every effort is being made to improve Guernsey Airport. This includes a £1.5m in… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

An increase in the number of journeys taken on Guernsey's buses has been described as 'exceptional' by E&I vice-pre… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A company described as an 'outstanding Guernsey success story' has seen its share prices affected after being hit b… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Bailiwick Makes It Into Lonely Planet Guide islandfm.com/news/guernsey-…

The cost of local mobile calls could be reduced after an annual Cicra report revealed Guernsey rates to be signific… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Following an investigation by GFSC, a local accountant faces a £13,000 fine and a four-year ban from senior financi… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Le Vauquiedor was due to be shut for five days but the closure has been extended until this Friday as Guernsey Elec… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Deputy Peter Roffey hopes the States will find a way to ensure funding of new life-saving drugs and said if they de… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

States members will have the opportunity to accept that no further work is done on the idea of extending Guernsey's… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

President of Education Matt Fallaize has written an open letter to address confusion surrounding a £157m investment… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Despite challenging weather, new West Show president said preparations were going well with lots to look forward to… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Bailiwick Makes It Into Lonely Plant Guide islandfm.com/news/guernsey-…

Two men attacked an Italian national on their doorstep in the early hours after one of them shouted xenophobic abus… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Education says that it never intended its letter to Scrutiny to imply that it wanted control of the terms of refere… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Crowds gathered at St Martin’s community centre to see the island’s cutest dogs take part in an afternoon all about… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Pembroke car park’s new boulders have been praised by visitors and its kiosk owner. bit.ly/2MQOG9A pic.twitter.com/NbqfmZDmZI

Betrayed, saddened and concerned is how residents next to the Domarie Vinery development say they feel, after plann… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The island is getting warmer and wetter. Met observers say that the yearly average temp over the last 35 years is s… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Would you know the difference between a harmless mimic hoverfly and an invasive Asian hornet? Islanders are being a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Residents near a St Sampson's vinery which has been approved for development feel ‘completely betrayed’… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

FOOTBALL: The season gets back underway in the Bailiwick as @StMartinsAC beat @belsfcgsy 5-0 to win the Rawlinson C… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Planners have given the green light to create 15 storage units and two open yards in a site in the lanes near Oatla… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Th number of local market sales in Quarter 2 are the highest for seven years ecs.page.link/V9WPa

Good morning! Today's looking fair this morning with some showers, becoming sunny later and fine overnight. It's go… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A forecast of rough weather has meant the cancellation of tomorrow's sailings to and from Poole ecs.page.link/GhvAv

After access was completely blocked to Pembroke car park by drivers not leaving a gap big enough to drive through,… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Not sure what to do this weekend? Here's a bit of what's on!  ecs.page.link/vYQbD

Sportsman and Salem Boys Youth Club stalwart Eric Waldron was loved by many islanders: Deputy Peter Ferbrache pay a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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It's your chance to win flights with Aurigny at the South Show today! Come down and try your luck 🤩 pic.twitter.com/2JlPpmONcN

We are at the South Show today from 2pm until 6pm on our Big Summer Tour with Guernsey Gas. Come and join the fun!… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Two people who admitted accessing CCTV footage of the post-mortem examination of footballer Emiliano Sala have been… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

To reduce the risk of being burgled while you're off on holiday, the Police have issued some advice to deter opport… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Jersey is stockpiling medical supplies in a secret location in case of shortages if a no-deal Brexit happens, while… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

WATCH: After six months of round-the-clock care, GSPCA staff waved goodbye to Mambo and Hannah yesterday as the pai… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Scrutiny has rejected Education's 'unacceptable' request to be involved in setting the terms of reference for an in… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

New artwork featuring some of Guernsey's best-loved landmarks hopes to provide interaction and talking points for s… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…