Category: Projects

Please find below links to all our news releases from the category 'Projects'.

Guernsey Sands were delighted when Ollie McVey, a local web designer, kindly offered his time and expertise to create a new website specifically built for our requirements.

Our appeal really touched Ollie and he felt like this was an ideal project for him to get involved with. Ollie works full time as Head of Digital for local creative communications agency, Hamilton Brooke, and in his spare time developed an accessible website.

Nicole Bromley, Guernsey Sands Communications Officer, is delighted with the results, “Ollie brought to life exactly what was in my head and we had discussed. The committee are so grateful for Ollie’s time and are sure this will really help develop our communications to local families in need of our support.

“We particularly like the ‘In Memory of’ page which allows parents to add their baby’s name and birth/death dates to a memorial page in remembrance.”

“Without Ollie’s generosity and hard work, it would make reaching for help so much harder for the local baby loss community.”


Guernsey lights up pink and blue for Baby Loss Awareness Week 2018

St James Concert and Assembly Hall agreed to light up pink and blue on the evening…

» Continue Reading

Baby Loss Awareness Week 2018 Launches in Guernsey

Guernsey Sands will be hosting a Pregnancy & Infant Loss Remembrance Walk to raise awareness…

» Continue Reading

Sands Awareness Month

June is Sands Awareness Month, when we all work hard to increase awareness of stillbirth and…

» Continue Reading

Donate your Waitrose green coins

We are delighted to have been chosen as a local charity to benefit from Waitrose…

» Continue Reading

Remembrance walk and wave of light events

Thank you to everyone that attended our Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day Walk on Sunday…

» Continue Reading

Donate your Waitrose green coins

We are delighted to have been chosen as a local charity to benefit from Waitrose…

» Continue Reading

Baby Loss Awareness Week 2017

Baby Loss Awareness Week takes place from 9 to 15 October every year. It’s an opportunity…

» Continue Reading

Committee member and husband shortlisted for Pride of Guernsey 2017 Parents of the Year Award

Our Communications Officer and husband, Nicole and Rik Bromley, have been shortlisted for the #PrideofGuernsey 2017…

» Continue Reading

Guernsey Sands appoint new committee member

Chloe Gallie was recently appointed as a new committee member at the recent Guernsey Sands AGM.…

» Continue Reading

Committee member and husband up for Pride of Guernsey 2017 Parents of the Year award

Our Communications Officer and husband, Nicole and Rik Bromley, have been nominated for the #PrideofGuernsey…

» Continue Reading

Sands Awareness Month

June is Sands Awareness Month, when we all work hard to increase awareness of stillbirth…

» Continue Reading

Guernsey Sands launches new website

Guernsey Sands were delighted when Ollie McVey, a local web designer, kindly offered his time…

» Continue Reading

Volunteer required to help organise Guernsey Sands’ events

Do you enjoy organising events and want to help our charity? We are keen to…

» Continue Reading

Donate your Co-operative dividend stamps

We are delighted to announce that throughout the months of April, May and June, you…

» Continue Reading

Volunteers required to train as Guernsey Sands’ Befrienders

Are you interested in becoming a Guernsey Sands Befriender and playing a vital role in…

» Continue Reading

Coronation Street to air baby loss storyline

ITV Soap Coronation Street is to tackle the difficult subject of baby loss when Michelle Connor…

» Continue Reading

Public appeal for baby memorial garden at Le Foulon Cemetery

Guernsey Sands are about to start work on the refurbishment of their memorial garden at…

» Continue Reading

Chairman skydives to raise memorial garden funds

Guernsey Sands Chairman Rob Jones bravely signed up to do a sponsored skydive on Sunday…

» Continue Reading

Guernsey Sands donates cuddle cot to hospital

Guernsey Sands has donated a cuddle cot to help to comfort bereaved parents to the…

» Continue Reading