Sound recording of Anne Perchard, née Billot, speaking about the Occupation and the years after. She was interviewed on 24/11/2004 by Geraldine des Forges for the Liberation to Coronation Oral History Project. Mrs Perchard speaks about her family situation during the occupation, hearing the news on the radio and passing it on, cycling to the Jersey College for Girls, going to town for the celebration, cattle shows after the war, making money with the tomatoes, buying a tractor, the world jersey cattle bureau, the royal visits, how the shortages did not affect them much on the farm, the work on the farm, the young farmers club and its activities, the cattle shows, the Jersey cows, the outbreak of foot and mouth disease, the farm workers who helped with the potatoes and tomatoes, the colorado beetles, the changes in the Parish life, the way of life for a farmer, the increase in tourism, the activities available for Jersey visitors, the changes in the States, the importance of milk and its production, the start of refrigeration, Elizabeth and Philips visits, seeing the coronation on Pathe news, the visit of Montgomery, the sand racing and hill climbing, setting up her compagny, her involvement with the world bureau, the sports they played at school, the fashion for long skirts, being the mascot for the Rozel Rovers, and her fathers health.

Reference: C/D/P/P1/70

Date: November 24th 2004

Image which maybe of members of the Jersey Young Farmers' Club who had sponsored and escorted a party of overseas students who were in the Island as guests of the British Council and were visiting farms. Negative number 377 of Tourism Subject Box number 9 of the Jersey Evening Post (JEP) Photographic Archive. The negative was scanned at 1200 dpi and can be downloaded as a high quality jpg file. The quality of the scanned image is dependent on the condition of the original.

Reference: L/A/75/A1/TOU/9/377

Date: March 31st 1963 - April 1st 1963

Image of a party of overseas students listening to Mr Gruchy at Val de la Mare Farm. The students were sponsored and escorted by members of the Jersey Young Farmers' Club, and were in the Island as guests of the British Council. Negative number 378A of Tourism Subject Box number 9 of the Jersey Evening Post (JEP) Photographic Archive. The negative was scanned at 1200 dpi and can be downloaded as a high quality jpg file. The quality of the scanned image is dependent on the condition of the original.

Reference: L/A/75/A1/TOU/9/378A

Date: March 31st 1963 - April 1st 1963

Image of a party of overseas students making friends with Jersey cows at Highstead, St Saviour. The students were sponsored and escorted by members of the Jersey Young Farmers' Club, and were in the Island as guests of the British Council. Negative number 379A of Tourism Subject Box number 9 of the Jersey Evening Post (JEP) Photographic Archive. The negative was scanned at 1200 dpi and can be downloaded as a high quality jpg file. The quality of the scanned image is dependent on the condition of the original.

Reference: L/A/75/A1/TOU/9/379A

Date: March 31st 1963 - April 1st 1963

Image of a party of overseas students taking interest in an electrical milk machine at Highstead, St Saviour. The students were sponsored and escorted by members of the Jersey Young Farmers' Club, and were in the Island as guests of the British Council. Negative number 380A of Tourism Subject Box number 9 of the Jersey Evening Post (JEP) Photographic Archive. The negative was scanned at 1200 dpi and can be downloaded as a high quality jpg file. The quality of the scanned image is dependent on the condition of the original.

Reference: L/A/75/A1/TOU/9/380A

Date: March 31st 1963 - April 1st 1963

Photographs of: a group of members from the National Grocers Federation which relate to a day trip in the Island, a young farmers breezing competition, and Mr W Snell with cucumbers he has grown in his greenhouse at Parmelan, Jubilee Hill, St Peter.

Reference: L/A/75/A2/AGR/6/6

Date: 1969-05 - 1969-05

Subject: Agriculture

File number: 6

Page number: 6

Photograph of Mr Gicquel with Mr Richardson and Mr Germain, and photographs which relate to a Jersey Young Farmers Club breezing competition and feature the winner Mervyn Richardson and a group which includes Peter Morel.

Reference: L/A/75/A2/AGR/6/7

Date: 1969-10 - 1969-10

Subject: Agriculture

File number: 6

Page number: 7

Photograph concerning the opening of the Jersey Young Farmers Club Hall, and photographs which relate to tomato growing at the St Mare Nursery, Val de la Mare and feature Mr Ozanne with seedlings and Mr O W Simon with tomato plants.

Reference: L/A/75/A2/AGR/6/8

Date: 1969-12 - 1969-12

Subject: Agriculture

File number: 6

Page number: 8

Photographs which relate to a breezing competition, and photograph concerning a Jersey Farmers Union meeting which includes Stan Morel, Mr Le Quesne, Mr P Cabot and Mr M Hickey.

Reference: L/A/75/A2/AGR/7/7

Date: 1970-10 - 1970-10

Subject: Agriculture

File number: 7

Page number: 7

Photographs of: the garden of Mrs D M Vibert's, Woodlands, Vinchelez, Mr P A Nicolle's garden, St Peter's Arsenal, a Jersey Young Farmer's Club annual field day which feature Neil Mourant, Pierre Le Miere and Bill Staite, and Ann Quenault receiving a cup from Mrs E M Pallot.

Reference: L/A/75/A2/AGR/8/8

Date: 1971 - 1971-08

Subject: Agriculture

File number: 8

Page number: 8

Photographs of: the site of the Jersey Young Farmers Club, Rue de Bechet, Trinity, glasshouses at Boulivot, Grouville, the Strawberry Farm, St Peter, a model for the desalination plant at La Rosiere, Corbiere, and the site of the Sand Street multi storey car park at.

Reference: L/A/75/A2/BUI/54/4

Date: 1968-06 - 1968-06

Subject: Buildings

File number: 54

Page number: 4

Photographs which relate to a Jersey Young Farmers Club Cattle Judging Competition.

Reference: L/A/75/A2/CAT/11/1

Date: August 11th 1955 - August 20th 1955

Subject: Cattle

File number: 11

Page number: 1

Group photograph which concerns The Right Honourable Mr E H Graham, an Austarilian Minister for Agriculture, who visited Jersey to purchase cattle, and photograph which relates to a Jersey Young Farmers Club Cattle Judging Competition.

Reference: L/A/75/A2/CAT/11/2

Date: July 23rd 1955 - August 20th 1955

Subject: Cattle

File number: 11

Page number: 2

Photographs which relate to a Jersey Young Farmers Field Day, cattle shows, and Mr W J de Gruchy's Jersey cow Victor's Brilliant Lass.

Reference: L/A/75/A2/CAT/16/8

Date: 1967-09 - 1967-09

Subject: Cattle

File number: 16

Page number: 8

Photographs which relate to the milking of cows and a milk recording scheme which feature Mr Mourant, Mr Avrill and his Jersey cow Eagle's Tinkerbelle's Star Lass, photograph which concerns an annual field day of the Jersey Young Farmers Club, and photograph regarding the loading of Jersey cattle on to an Invicta Air Cargo plane.

Reference: L/A/75/A2/CAT/20/1

Date: 1969-11 - 1970-08

Subject: Cattle

File number: 20

Page number: 1

Photographs which concern a Jersey Young Farmers Club annual field day, and photographs regarding a Royal Jersey Agricultural and Horticultural Society Show.

Reference: L/A/75/A2/CAT/20/2

Date: 1970-08 - 1970-08

Subject: Cattle

File number: 20

Page number: 2

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