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Jersey Talking Magazine, February [1979].

Reference R/05/B/28
Date February 1979
Scope and Content Introduction by Gordon Young.

Beth Lloyd interviewing one of their readers, David Reynolds, asking him about how much he can see, his eyesight problems, losing his sight, dreaming with sighted memory, talks about helping set up a local branch of the British Diabetic Association and the Association's aims.

Cooking feature - Margaret Jenkins talking about making punch.

Guernsey feature - Linda Le Vasseur talking to a Guernsey resident, John Morris, about 'All Creatures Great and Small' being made on his estate in North Yorkshire, the actors, being extras in the film, a funny incident, meeting James Heriot and the countryside where the film was shot.

Sonia Hamon reciting a poem.

End of Side One.

June Gurdon taking a tour of Fort Regent with Director Peter Smith talking about the history of the Fort, the development of the Fort as a sport and entertainment centre, looking at the rose gardens and the cannons, describing the aviary and the birds in the aviary, the old rifle ranges which are now fountains, the children's playground, the squash courts, table tennis rooms and archery and rifle ranges in the Gloucester Hall, skating, the piazza with shops, aquarium, museum and stage, an art gallery with an exhibition on and holding the States Collection, the swimming pools, a link being built from the swimming pool to the piazza and the escalators from the car park.

Humorous story from Gordon Young.
Names Smith, Peter
Fort Regent
Gurdon, June
Hamon, Sonia
Heriot, James
Morris, John
Le Vasseur, Linda
British Diabetic Association
Jenkins, Margaret
Reynolds, David
Lloyd, Beth
Young, Gordon
Jersey Talking Magazine
Gurdon, Philip
Keywords swimming pools | aquariums | Museums | art exhibitions | stages | skating | rifle-ranges | archers | table tennis | squash | playgrounds | Fountains | Birds | Roses | Cannons | entertainments | Sports | Forts | Poetry | poems | vets | Actors | Programmes | televisions | Punch | associations | diabetics | drinks | Food | Cooking | Eyes | Blind | sound recordings | sound | interviews | news | radios
Category R-Sound Recording
Places Fort Regent Swimming Pool, Fort Regent, Yorkshire, Guernsey
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, February [1979].


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