Comments

Jersey Talking Magazine-July 1977, Jubilee Edition. Introduction by Gordon Young. Children from Mont Cantel School talking about they think the queen does, Beth Lloyd reading a reply from the queen regarding the Jubilee Edition of the Jersey Talking Magazine. Island Administrators-Sir Frank Ereaut, the Bailiff, talking to Graeme Pitman about the island's loyalty to the crown, the history of the island's link to the crown and with a message to the readers. Feature finding out where members of the radio team were on Coronation Day twenty five years previously. Di Weber talks to Mrs Hibbs at the Glory and Majesty Flower Festival at Grouville Church which was held to celebrate the jubilee with a description of the flower arrangements and their significance within the church. Gordon Young talking about the beacon of bonfires set alight to celebrate the jubilee. End of Side One. Poem on the queen read out by a child. Experiencing the events of the jubilee celebrations at Howard Davis Park for the multi-denominational service celebrating the occasion with descriptions of the surroundings and the parade taking place, the equestrian events at the People's Park with horse and carriage displays put on by the Coach Drivers Association and the Multina Riding Centre, a tug of war competition, Richard Spears talking to Beth Lloyd about the yard of ale competition and a description of the firework display. Gordon Young finishing with a humorous story.

Reference

R/05/B/9

Date

June 30th 1977 - June 30th 1977

Names

Spears, Richard
Coach Drivers Association
Multina Riding Centre
People's Park
Howard Davis Park
Grouville Church
Glory and Majesty Flower Festival
Hibbs, Mrs
Weber, Di
Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 1952-
Ereaut, Sir Frank
Pitman, Graeme
Mont Cantel School
Young, Gordon
Jersey Talking Magazine
Gurdon, Philip

Keywords

interviews | ale | Fireworks | horse drawn carriages | Horses | church services | parades | Parks | Poetry | poems | bonfires | Celebrations | Churches | Flowers | Coronations | Queen Elizabeth II silver jubilee | administrators | Bailiffs | queens | jubilees | Magazines | sound recordings | sound | news | radios | People's Park | Howard Davis Park | Grouville | 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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