Fri 08 Dec 2023
Some Vale history was made this week when Guernsey's Lt-Governor, Lieutenant General Richard Cripwell, invited island douzeniers to a Christmas Reception at Government House. Among those attending was Dean of the Vale Douzaine Rosemary Henry – who took a sword with her at his request for the occasion.
Wed 06 Dec 2023
Vale parishioners are being encouraged to complete a survey that will help inform new proposals about how the whole Bridge area could be improved – from road signage to housing development or new marinas.
Thu 16 Nov 2023
Following a deferred election to elect four douzeniers to the Vale Douzaine, the votes have been counted and the results declared. They are as follows:
Tue 14 Nov 2023
The Vale parish is holding an election for four douzeniers tomorrow, Wednesday the 15th. There are six candidates and if you live in the Vale and are on the electoral roll, you need to go to the polling station at the Vale Douzaine Room between 8am and 8pm to vote.
Mon 13 Nov 2023
Hougue Jehannet, the road running through the Vale power station, should be closed permanently, the Royal Court has decided.
Sun 12 Nov 2023
Changes are needed to the way deferred elections for douzeniers can be requested at parish meetings, Vale Senior Constable Richard Leale has said. He is now pressing the authorities to consider amending the law on this.
Fri 10 Nov 2023
Guernsey's Royal Court is expected to hear on Monday an application to close permanently Hougue Jehannet, the road behind the Vale Power Station. This follows court papers being presented yesterday.
Tue 07 Nov 2023
The dates for two significant parish events have been published – the annual Service of Remembrance and the deferred election for the election of douzeniers.
Thu 26 Oct 2023
A contested election will be held in the Vale next week as six candidates have come forward for the four seats that are up for re-election on the douzaine.