Jersey Talking Magazine, April .
|Scope and Content||Introduction by Gordon Young.|
Di Weber at the Jersey Museum taking a tour of the Lillie Langtry exhibition showing some of the clothes used in the television program by London Weekend Television, talking about her life, the television programme and its success, descriptions of the clothes, paintings, set and items on show.
Linda Le Vasseur in Alderney talking to Harold Egget about the book he has just written about the Channel Islands, talking about writing the book having been born in Germany, the photographs in the book, visiting the Ecrehous and meeting Alphonse Le Gastelois, the French Channel Islands called the Chausey Islands, the launch of the book in Hamburg, covering the royal visit in his book and sending a copy to the Queen, the need for a new book on the Channel Islands and when the book is going to be translated into English.
Cooking feature - Margaret Jenkins talking about cooking offal.
Interview with John Podmore, a photographer, talking about the part nature plays in his photography.
Mike Le Cocq giving some in touch tips about books available on cassette.
End of Side One.
Adam Stirling, the lead in Follow That Girl that was at the Opera House, singing, talking about balancing a hairdressing and a singing and dancing career and talking about his career so far.
Di Weber and Robin Cox carrying on the tour around Gorey including looking at the Linden Tree Tea Room which used to be the Roman Catholic Chapel, it then moved and took over the former Bible Christian Methodist Chapel, the houses called Hilgrove-the Hilgrove-Turner School built as a free school in 1859, the Salem Methodist Chapel now the Gorey Youth Club but formally the Gorey Telephone Exchange, Gouray Church built by the architect James Parkinson, Gouray Lodge-home of Sir Tompkins Hilgrove Turner the former Lieutenant Governor, Gorey Harbour, buildings on the quay, the oyster beds and the oyster fishermen, the Gorey Promenade where the railway used to be situated, Gorey Pier and quarries.
Gordon Young finishing with a humorous story.
|Names||Turner, Sir Tomkins Hilgrove, Lieutenant General, Lieutenant Governor of Jersey, 1814 - 1816|
Linden Tree Tea Room
Gorey Telephone Exchange
Gorey Youth Club
Gorey Catholic Chapel
Hilgrove Turner School
Salem Chapel, Gorey
Opera House, Jersey
Le Cocq, Mike
Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 1952-
Le Gastelois, Alphonse
Le Vasseur, Linda
London Weekend Television
Langtry, Lillie, née Le Breton
Jersey Talking Magazine
|Keywords||quarries | Railway | promenades | Piers | oyster fishing | oyster beds | Buildings | youth clubs | lieutenant governors | Harbours | Church of England | roman catholicism | Methodism | tea-rooms | telephone exchanges | Schools | Chapels | Churches | architects | Tours | Dancing | Singers | hairdressers | Nature | Food | offal | Cooking | Royal Visits | Photography | Photographer | Photographs | Writing | Books | paintings | clothes | televisions | exhibitions | Museums | Blind | sound recordings | sound | interviews | news | radios|
|Places||Gorey Pier, Gorey Village, Gorey Harbour, Gouray Lodge, Gorey, Gorey, Hamburg, Chausey Islands, Écréhous, Alderney|
|Dimensions||1 sound cassette|
|Level of description||File|
|Access restrictions||Master Copy-Needs to be Copied|
Jersey Talking Magazine, April .
A digital image is available to view online or this item is closed because it is exempt from public access under the Freedom of Information Law. If you would like to make a request please email us.