Comments

BBC Radio Jersey-Occupation Tapes. Told by the people who lived through it produced by Beth Lloyd. Part 11: Government and God, How the States and the Church Survived. Eye witnesses talking about dissatisfaction with the local authorities, the difficulties faced by the bailiff Alexander Coutanche, confirming legislation in Jersey, rectors and Jurats members of the States, meetings of the States, rectors remaining in the parishes and services continuing, Canon Cohu being taken by the Germans for passing on the news from the radio, praying for the men who were fighting, banning of the Salvation Army and Jehovah Witnesses. See R/06/3.

Reference

R/07/F1/11

Date

June 24th 1990 - June 24th 1990

Names

Coutanche, Lord Alexander Moncrieff, 1892 - 1973, Bailiff of Jersey, 1935-1961
Jehovah Witness
Salvation Army
Cohu, Clifford John, Canon
States of Jersey
Lloyd, Beth
BBC Radio Jersey

Keywords

Government | prayers | news | church services | Jurats | rectors | legislation | Bailiffs | religions | Churches | States of Jersey Assembly | Second World War | Liberation | Occupation | interviews | radio stations | sound recordings | sound | radios

Dimensions

1 sound reel

Language

English

Level of description

file

Access Restriction

See R/06/3

Closed until

2100

Context:

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