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Jersey Talking Magazine, Battle of Flowers Special Edition with the Radio Lions and the Jersey Talking News/Magazine teams. [August 1978].

Reference R/05/B/23
Date August 1978
Scope and Content Gordon Young watching and describing the floats being prepared the night before the battle and talking to people preparing their floats including Beeches' Old Boys Association President Norman Parslow, Peter Blake, Ronald Crane, David Binnington, Suzanne Le Quesne with the Green Room Club float, Save the Whale, St John and St Martin's floats described, First Tower School of Dance-paper flower float.

David and Chris commentating on the battle of flowers parade, the arrival of the VIPs, the start of the battle with Miss and Mr Battle, June Wilson and Sacha Diestel, description of the parade and floats, talks to Miss Junior Battle of Flowers, Diane, Norah Bryan, winner of the prix d'honneur-St Clement's parish float, people in the audience commenting on the battle.

End of Side One.

Feature on the finance industry in Jersey - review of where the island is going. Three articles read from the Jersey Evening Post's finance supplement titled 'Finance in Jersey': 'The Intricacies of the Offshore Fund Market', 'Facts behind the boom in companies' and 'The Future of the Industry'.
Names Jersey Evening Post
Bryan, Norah
Diestel, Sacha
Wilson, June
Save the Whale
First Tower School of Dance
Green Room Club
Le Quesne, Suzanne
Binnington, David
Crane, Ronald
Blake, Peter
Parslow, Norman
Beeches Old Boys' Association
Radio Lions
Battle of Flowers
Young, Gordon
Jersey Talking Magazine
Gurdon, Philip
Keywords finance companies | funds | investment companies | Finance | parades | Flowers | Battle of Flowers | Battles | Blind | sound recordings | sound | interviews | news | radios
Category R-Sound Recording
Dimensions 1 sound cassette
Language English
Level of description File
Access restrictions Master Copy-Needs to be Copied
Closed until 2100

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Jersey Talking Magazine, Battle of Flowers Special Edition with the Radio Lions and the Jersey Talking News/Magazine teams. [August 1978].

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