Images of a man who may be at the Transport and General Workers Union offices, 66 New Street. The man appears to have been nominated for the 1980 "We Try Harder" Awards, sponsored by the Jersey Evening Post and Avis Hire Cars, and inspired by Avis Hire Cars' advertising strategy of the time. The aim of the competition is to find an islander who goes above and beyond their principal duties in their professional or personal lives. For more images concerning this competition, see L/A/75/A3/5/2708 and L/A/75/A3/5/2824. Jersey Evening Post

Reference: L/A/75/A3/5/2702

Date: January 3rd 1980 - January 3rd 1980

Photographer: Reg Cridland

JEP Photographic Job Number: 1980/2702.

Images of Mrs. Voisin and a young boy. Mrs. Voisin has been nominated for the "We Try Harder" Awards, sponsored by the Jersey Evening Post and Avis Hire Cars, and inspired by Avis Hire Cars' advertising strategy at the time. The aim of the competition is to find an islander who goes above and beyond their principal duties in their professional or private lives. For more images concerning this competition, see L/A/75/A3/5/2702 and L/A/75/A3/5/2824. Jersey Evening Post

Reference: L/A/75/A3/5/2708

Date: January 4th 1980 - January 4th 1980

Photographer: Peter Mourant

JEP Photographic Job Number: 1980/2708.

Images of the five judges of the "We Try Harder" competition, sponsored by the Jersey Evening Post and Avis Hire Cars, and seemingly inspired by Avis Hire Cars' advertising strategy of the time. The aim of the competition is to find an islander who goes above and beyond their principal duties in either their professional or personal lives. Principal Youth Officer, Tom Keir Hardie, is present in images A and B (left), images C and D (centre), and image E (second from left). Head of the Jersey branch of the Transport and General Workers' Union, Rene Liron, is pictured in images A to E (right). For images of some of the nominees, see L/A/75/A3/5/2702 and L/A/75/A3/5/2708. Jersey Evening Post

Reference: L/A/75/A3/5/2824

Date: January 18th 1980 - January 18th 1980

Photographer: Peter Mourant

JEP Photographic Job Number: 1980/2824.

Images of the final of the 1980 "We Try Harder" Awards, sponsored by the Jersey Evening Post and Avis Hire Cars, inspired by Avis Hire Cars' advertising strategy at the time, and taking place at the Hotel de France. The aim of the competition is to find an islandder who goes above and beyond thier principal duties in their personal or professional lives. It is known that Mary Robson, Mary Morley, Vince Sole and Sid Guy all won awards, but it is not known in which images they are present at this time. The Attorney General, Vernon Amy Tomes, is pictured in images B, BB, E, F, I to K, N, O and Z (left), images P and Q (centre), and image R (fifth from left). Leader of the Transport and General Workers' Union in Jersey, Rene Liron, is present in image E (right). Principal Youth Officer, Tom Keir Hardie, is present in image M (left). For more images from this event, see L/A/75/A3/5/2702, L/A/75/A3/5/2708, L/A/75/A3/5/2824, and L/A/75/A3/5/2958B. Jersey Evening Post

Reference: L/A/75/A3/5/2958A

Date: February 1st 1980 - February 1st 1980

Photographer: Ron Mayne

JEP Photographic Job Number: 1980/2958A.

Images of the final of the 1980 "We Try Harder" Awards, sponsored by the Jersey Evening Post and Avis Hire Cars, inspired by Avis Hire Cars' advertising strategy at the time, and taking place at the Hotel de France. The aim of the competition is to find an islandder who goes above and beyond thier principal duties in their personal or professional lives. It is known that Mary Robson, Mary Morley, Vince Sole and Sid Guy all won awards, and appear to all be present in images E to I. Leader of the Transport and General Workers' Union in Jersey, Rene Liron, is present in image D (right). For more images from this event, see L/A/75/A3/5/2702, L/A/75/A3/5/2708, L/A/75/A3/5/2824, and L/A/75/A3/5/2958A. Jersey Evening Post

Reference: L/A/75/A3/5/2958B

Date: February 1st 1980 - February 1st 1980

Photographer: Ron Mayne

JEP Photographic Job Number: 1980/2958B.

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