Guernsey Chairman

Karen Solway

Honorary President

Vice Admiral Ian Corder CB

About Us

Wooden Spoon Guernsey was founded in 2001, and through various fundraising events, dinners, Six Nations events, golf days, and challenges, a fantastic amount of money has been raised and given to very worthy causes. Our legend dinners have been our most popular events, with our previous guest speakers being the great late Jonah Lomu, Warren Gatland, Ronan O’Gara, Nigel Owen, Dan Biggar, Sir Gareth Edwards, Ollie Phillips and Mike Tindall.

Projects we have supported

  • Guernsey Sailing Trust – a sailing boat
  • Guernsey College of Further Education a minibus
  • Le Rondin School – paediatric communication aids service, and play areas
  • The Coach House (Guernsey Sports Commission) –  a minibus
  • Le Murier School – towards a climbing wall
  • Guernsey Sailing Trust – the renovation of dinghy
  • GXSA – the skate park
  • Le Murier School Minibus
  • Guernsey Sailing Trust for Sailability Boat
  • Dyslexia Centre
  • KGV Installation of  lift for access to all floors
  • Guernsey Rugby Academy
  • Le Rondin School Sensory Rooms

Collectively, these projects hold a combined grant total of over £330,000. 

To get involved, or to find our more about our events, please get in touch with Karen on 07911 741097 or email:

Wooden Spoon Guernsey has funded a wide range of projects from a new teaching centre and disabled access lifts to sailing facilities.