Comments

Jersey Talking Magazine-June 1977 Edition. Introduction by Gordon Young. Nature Feature-Frances Le Sueur talks about wild garlic and the cuckoo with its bird call. Interview by Gordon Young of the television naturalist David Bellamy talking about what drew him into botany, his interest in flowers and the conservation of animals and plants in the garden. Cooking Feature-Margaret Jenkins talking about what recipes you can make with cheese. Beth Lloyd talking to a doctor about the use of vitamin supplements. Island Administrators-Graham Pitman talking to John Lees of Controller of Social Security about the functions of the Social Security Department, the differences between Jersey and the UK, future developments in social security, how awareness is raised of the department's work to the public. Tim giving hints on bath aids for the blind and elderly. End of Side One. June Gurdon reading Reg Grandin's poem 'Little Treasured Joys'. Commander Cruisarr from Guernsey talking about the evolution of Talking Books for the blind. Beth Lloyd talking to Frank Walker, Managing Director of the Jersey Evening Post, about the moving of the newspaper offices from Bath Street to Five Oaks, the printing of the newspaper, going on a tour of the building with descriptions of each room and the printing process. Roy Fauvel tells the history of a gold snuff box recently presented to St Helier by Eric Young which was presented to Edward Nicolle, the Constable of St Helier in the 1820s, who was censured by the States after comments made but received the box as a vote of confidence from the parish. Gordon Young with a story about the muratti.

Reference

R/05/B/8

Date

May 31st 1977 - May 31st 1977

Names

Nicolle, Edward
Fauvel, Roy
Young, Eric
Cruisarr, Commander
Walker, Frank, Senator
Jersey Evening Post
Grandin, Reg
Gurdon, June
Social Security Department
Lloyd, Beth
Lees, John
Pitman, Graham
Jenkins, Margaret
Bellamy, David
Le Sueur, Frances
Young, Gordon
Jersey Talking Magazine
Gurdon, Philip

Keywords

interviews | muratti cup | Football | Snuff | Printing | Tours | Buildings | Books | Newspapers | poems | Poetry | Blind | departments | social security | administrators | doctors | vitamins | recipes | Plants | Cooking | cheese | Animals | Conservation | Gardening | Gardens | Flowers | naturalists | botany | Nature | cuckoos | Birds | Magazines | sound recordings | sound | news | radios | St Helier | Bath Street | Guernsey | Five Oaks | Jersey

Dimensions

1 sound cassette

Language

English

Level of description

file

Access Restriction

Master Copy-Needs to be Copied

Closed until

2100

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