Spring Walking Festival walk in aid of the GSPCA 10am Wednesday 26th May in St Saviours in aid of the GSPCA

Submitted by Steve on 16:56, 18th May, 2021 | 0

Spring Walking Festival walk in aid of the GSPCA (£5 ph)

Water, Windows & Views - Wed 26th May 10am - Reservoir car park, Rue a L’Or

Distance is about 4 miles

Taking place in the heart of St Saviours a lovely moderate walk taking in the wonderful stained glass windows of St Apolline and St Saviours.

To find out more please contact Jean Bishop - 07781 131200 - jb131200@gmail.com

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Banana stow away Camponotus Substitutus or Carpenter Ant arrives at the GSPCA

Submitted by Steve on 12:13, 18th May, 2021 | 0

On Sunday the GSPCA team was asked to help a very unusual new guest.

A family who had bought a plastic bag of bananas discovered with their fruit a stowaway.

What we believe is Camponotus Substitutus or Carpenter Ant was discovered with the produce which was purchased in St Sampsons.

The GSPCA has informed the States Vets and the store in question and the Ant who has been named Gerald Columbus is currently in isolation at the GSPCA.

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Pop and see the GSPCA Golden Guernsey Goat sponsored by Ogiers painted by Beckie Bailey in aid of Autism Guernsey and GALP

Submitted by Steve on 16:50, 11th May, 2021 | 0

The Golden Guernsey Goat Trail is a community project organised by Autism Guernsey with Support from GALP and everyone can get involved in some way.

Local businesses and individuals have sponsored and named goats, and the goats are decorated by local artists, clubs and community groups, schools, charities, and day centres. Each goat is unique.

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Liberation Day fun at the Mint Brasserie at the Last Post

Submitted by Steve on 14:47, 11th May, 2021 | 0

On Sunday the GSPCA supported the activities and fun for Liberation Day at the Mint Brasserie at the Last Post.

Hundreds came along to enjoy the music, food, drinks, ice cream, bouncy castles and stalls.

Steve Byrne GPSCA Manager said “A huge thanks to Mint Brasserie at the Last Post for the invite to their Liberation Day celebrations.”

“What a fantastic day and so well organised.”

"We have been supporting their events for 10 years and always enjoy supporting a great Parish event."

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Samuels Flower Stall raising funds for the GSPCA

Submitted by Steve on 14:24, 11th May, 2021 | 0

During lockdown 2 Samuel Bader helped raise funds through his vedge hedge stall.

Based on Jerbourg Road Samuel Bader who recently turned 12 years old runs a flower stall and earlier this year he decided that the profits would be split between the GSPCA and St Johns Ambulance Guernsey.

On Liberation Day Samuel met with his dog Glen met with GSPCA Manager Steve Byrne at the Last Post celebrations to present £148.

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See the GSPCA at Mint at the Last Post this Liberation Day

Submitted by Steve on 11:22, 7th May, 2021 | 0

This year the GSPCA once again joins in the Liberation Festivities at the Last Post.

We will have our stall with games and GSPCA goodies on sale.

Vale Earth Fair helping with Liberation Day Out of Town from midday with an Acoustic Stage hosted by Elliot Albert Orchard & Vale Earth Fair Stage hosted by Vale Earth Fair with Bands, BBQ, Bar, Family Fun Day and Childrens Play Area.

Parking available at Blanchelande College.

We look forward seeing you there and happy Liberation Day.

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Len Le Prevost’s sponsored post lockdown hair cut at the Mariners Inn in aid of the GSPCA

Submitted by Steve on 11:08, 7th May, 2021 | 0

Lockdown has caused all sorts of fund raising ideas for good causes and last week one of these took place.

Len Le Prevost due to lockdown had grown a very long head of hair and decided to help much needed funds for the GSPCA by cutting it off.

Len Le Prevost said “My hair had grown very long and I decided to cut it off and raise funds for the GSPCA.”

“I adopted dog Maddie from the Animal Shelter and she comes everywhere with me.”

 “I really wanted to help the animals and support the GSPCA.”

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Huge thanks to all that supported Sidneys Sponsored Events Masquerade Ball at the Duke of Richmond

Submitted by Steve on 15:08, 5th May, 2021 | 0

Sidneys Sponsored Events recently held another amazing event.

On the 24th April they held a Masquerade Ball at the Duke of Richmond in aid of the GSPCA and Clic Sargent.

Entertainment was Element 6 and lots of fun and games as well a great food was had by all.

Steve Byrne GSPCA Manager said “Sidneys Sponsored Events Masquerade Ball took place at the Duke of Richmond on Saturday 24th April and was truly a great night.”

“Element 6 kept the crowd dancing, the food was wonderful and from the raffle to the auction there was plenty of entertainment.”

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Sidneys Sponsored Events presents a Wild West Party with Element 6 in aid of GSPCA and Guernsey Chest and Heart

Submitted by Steve on 14:56, 5th May, 2021 | 0

The Wild West Party will take place at St Pierre Park Hotel on the 23rd July 2021.

Entertainment will be from the wonderful Element 6.

There will be a Ride the Rodeo Bull if you DARE! 6-8pm

All taking place from pm until 11.45pm.

There will be a 2 course meal and raffle

£48 per person.

Tables of 10 with smaller parties welcome.

Fancy dress encouraged but optional.

Overnight stay available booking direct with the hotel quoting ‘Wild West’.

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Hedgehog Awareness Week helping Guernseys Hedgehogs and work of the GSPCA 2nd to the 8th May

Submitted by Steve on 23:45, 30th Apr, 2021 | 0

Hedgehog Awareness Week runs from 2nd – 8th May this year and it aims to raise the profile of the Britain’s only spiny mammal and one of the few mammals here in Guernsey.

This year the GSPCA like the British Hedgehog Preservation Society Charity is asking people create their very own hedgehog haven and support our work with wildlife!

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