Next London Meeting: Colin Le Ray on Guernsey Airport, 10 October 2015

Guernsey International AirportApronOur next London meeting will take place on Saturday 10th October 2015, and we are delighted to welcome Colin Le Ray, Director of Guernsey Airport, to talk about the recent work at the airport, and the recent ‘Guernsey Airport Rehabilitation Project’ which has won awards for its successful completion on schedule. Come and find out about all the issues and challenges that the airport faces, and bring your questions about this vital island infrastructure link.

The meeting will be held at The Union, 88-90 George Street, London (nearest tube Baker Street).

Meet at 12:00 for an informal pub lunch, with the talk starting about 13:30.

Members and non-members welcome.

The Summer 2015 edition of The Review is out now

The Review of the Guernsey Society - Spring 2015The Summer 2015 edition of The Review is out now. This edition contains an account of chairman Keith Le Page’s trip to visit his Australian cousins, news from Brock University in Canada about a statue of Guernseyman Sir Isaac Brock, a recently-discovered poem about the evacuation of Alderney by E. Parry, John McCormack’s revisits the question of the Roman names for the Channel Islands, the final part of Sam Clapp’s article on Catholic priests exiled in Guernsey during the French Revolution, and Stephen Foote’s account of publishing the new G.B. Edwards biography by Edward Chaney.

All in addition to the usual Island News, Book Reviews and Membership News – including the recent win against the Jersey Society in this year’s Boules Muratti.

The Review is distributed free to members three times a year, and includes a range of articles on Guernsey’s past, present and future. For more details see The Review.

A full index of articles since it began in 1945 can be found here – Index of Articles.