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Sound recording of Anne Perchard, née Billot, speaking about the Occupation and the years after. She was interviewed on 24/11/2004 by Geraldine des Forges for the Liberation to Coronation Oral History Project. Mrs Perchard speaks about her family situation during the occupation, hearing the news on the radio and passing it on, cycling to the Jersey College for Girls, going to town for the celebration, cattle shows after the war, making money with the tomatoes, buying a tractor, the world jersey cattle bureau, the royal visits, how the shortages did not affect them much on the farm, the work on the farm, the young farmers club and its activities, the cattle shows, the Jersey cows, the outbreak of foot and mouth disease, the farm workers who helped with the potatoes and tomatoes, the colorado beetles, the changes in the Parish life, the way of life for a farmer, the increase in tourism, the activities available for Jersey visitors, the changes in the States, the importance of milk and its production, the start of refrigeration, Elizabeth and Philips visits, seeing the coronation on Pathe news, the visit of Montgomery, the sand racing and hill climbing, setting up her compagny, her involvement with the world bureau, the sports they played at school, the fashion for long skirts, being the mascot for the Rozel Rovers, and her fathers health.
Date: November 24th 2004
File containing a copy of Maritime Jersey: The Most Southerly Marinas in the British Isles. Includes a leaflet, a map, a copy of News from Jersey Harbours, a price list, a copy of the terms and conditions, a berth application form for Elizabeth Marina, a plan of Elizabeth Marina, and Media News from the Waterfront
Date: 1997 - 1998-01
File relating to Careers. Includes correspondence concerning: States of Jersey careers exhibitions, schools, departments, and a careers brochure. Also includes a press release, list of photographs, exhibition plans, schedule of school visits, and News Bulletins
Date: October 17th 1991 - September 24th 1993
Sentences and Prosecutions by the Field Command and Troop Courts 1945, case of Allan Costard, born 29/09/1924, sentenced for prohibited attempt to escape from the island, serious charge of larceny, failure to register boats, failure to surrender wireless apparatus, dissemination of anti German news, unathorised possession of ammunation and failure to report possession of arms by another person.
Sentences and Prosecutions by the Field Command and Troop Courts 1945, case of Dennis Patrick Webb, born 19/12/1922, sentenced for serious charge of larceny, prohibited attempt to leave the island, failure to register boats, prohibited construction of wireless receiving apparatus and dissemination of anti German news.
Sentences and Prosecutions by the Field Command and Troop Courts 1945, case of Victor Webb, born 21/02/1926, sentenced for prohibited construction of wireless receiving apparatus, dissemination of anti German news, unauthorised possession of arms and failure to surrender cameras.
Sentences and Prosecutions by the Field Command and Troop Courts 1945, case of Martin Le Cornu, born 05/01/1926 ,sentenced for failing to surrender a wireless set, continued dissemination of anti German news, continued prohibited reception of wireless broadcasts in company with other persons and failure to surrender leaflets dropped by enemy aircraft.
Sentences and Prosecutions by the Field Command and Troop Courts 1945, case of John Le Cornu, born 13/09/1898 sentenced for failing to surrender a wireless set, continued prohibited reception of wireless broadcasts in company with others and continued dissemination of anti German news.