Sound recording of Ivy Ferey, née La Rondu, speaking about the Occupation and the years after. She was interviewed on 11/03/2005 by Stuart Nicolle for the Liberation to Coronation Oral History Project. Mrs Ferey speaks about seeing the soldiers on Liberation day, the crowds at La Pomme d'Or, the Jerrybags being punished, growing crops for the Germans troups, food supply from France, helping people who didn't have food, the Red Cross Parcels, the curfew, working for Deputy Pallot at Bel Royal, the clean up, exploring the bunkers, the rationing after Liberation, meeting her husband, the wedding preparation and reception, the ration books, their honeymoon in Guernsey, working on different farms, the community spirit, the shops, the tourism increase, the Battle of flowers, the tomatoes industry, the Royal visit, the International Road Race, the foot and mouth disease, the colorado beetle, the coronation, horse racing, cattle show, Jèrriais, cars, the Welsh and Bretons farms workers, the Social Security Law and the changes in the states policies after the war.

Reference: C/D/P/P1/30

Date: March 11th 2005

Sound recording of Bob Hambly speaking about the Occupation and the years after. He was interviewed on 7/10/2004 by Stuart Nicolle for the Liberation to Coronation Oral History Project. Mr Hambly speaks about the weeks leading up to the Liberation, unearthing his radio from beneath tobacco plants, school during the occupation, receiving the Red Cross parcels, the German's construction of a railway line, he describes the celebration on liberation day, going back to school after a few days off, the rationing, shopping after liberation, the clothes and shoes shortages, playing football and cricket, matches at the F.B. Fields, describes buildings that changed vocation during the occupation, the clean up of the beaches, the new shops opening, going to The Beaches on bicycles, cars used more frequently, the royal visit, the battle of the flowers, the increase in tourism, the international Road Race, the cinemas after the occupation, St Clements Parish Hall and St Clements Church, gypsies camping in St Clement after the war, radios, the Murratti cup, going on a school trip to Glasgow and the coronation.

Reference: C/D/P/P1/37

Date: October 7th 2004

Sound recording of Evelyn Wells, née Griffin, speaking about the Occupation and the years after. She was interviewed on 07/02/2005 by Stuart Nicolle for the Liberation to Coronation Oral History Project. Mrs Wells speaks about life during the occupation, the german soldiers, the russian prisonners, her father unloading the Vega, her mother working at the hospital and as district nurse during the was, the fortifications in St Aubin, sabotaging and the germans equipment, the soup kitchen at St Aubin, the cleaning up after liberation, her sister wanting to escape the island, the food shortages, the rationing after liberation for a time, the slow changes and the new shops in St Aubins, her involvement in the Girl Guides, going to Royal Square on Liberation day, the visit of the King and Queen, her time at St Brelade's Central school during the occupation, working as a nanny, moving to England, meeting her husband and coming back to Jersey, working for Vivian Vivert, the traffic and life in St Helier, the tourist season, the cinemas, the battle of flower and the St Aubins fete, the International Road Race, the new St Aubins Parish Hall, the potatoes and tomatoes vans lining up at the weighbridge, the end of the construction of the catholic church in St Aubin, the death of the king and watching the coronation on television.

Reference: C/D/P/P1/81

Date: February 7th 2005

International Road Race Subject Files. Pages of mounted photographic prints of negatives relating to the International Road Race and motor racing, with notes. These correspond to the International Road Race Subject Boxes of negatives from the Jersey Evening Post (JEP) Photographic Archive and date from 1947 to 1952

Reference: L/A/75/A2/INT

Date: 1947 - 1952

International Road Race Subject File number 1. Pages of mounted photographic prints of negatives relating to the International Road Race and motor racing, with notes. These correspond to the International Road Race Subject Box of negatives number 1 from the Jersey Evening Post (JEP) Photographic Archive and date from 1947

Reference: L/A/75/A2/INT/1

Date: 1947

Photographs relating to the construction of spectator stands, including the West Park Grandstand and a stand at Millbrook Station, for the viewing of the International Road Race or 'Grand Prix'.

Reference: L/A/75/A2/INT/1/1

Date: April 18th 1947 - April 26th 1947

Subject: International Road Race

File number: 1

Page number: 1

Photographs of drivers racing past the Garage of P Le Marquand, Bel Royal corner.

Reference: L/A/75/A2/INT/1/10

Date: 1947 - 1947

Subject: International Road Race

File number: 1

Page number: 10

Photographs of drivers racing past the Garage of P Le Marquand, Bel Royal corner.

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

Date: 1947 - 1947

Subject: International Road Race

File number: 1

Page number: 11

Photographs of drivers racing past the Garage of P Le Marquand, Bel Royal corner.

Reference: L/A/75/A2/INT/1/12

Date: 1947 - 1947

Subject: International Road Race

File number: 1

Page number: 12

Photographs missing in series.

Reference: L/A/75/A2/INT/1/13

Date: 1947 - 1947

Subject: International Road Race

File number: 1

Page number: 13

Photographs missing in series.

Reference: L/A/75/A2/INT/1/14

Date: 1947 - 1947

Subject: International Road Race

File number: 1

Page number: 14

Photographs of drivers, including Billy Cotton in an English Racing Automobiles (ERA) car, racing at Millbrook .

Reference: L/A/75/A2/INT/1/15

Date: May 9th 1947 - May 9th 1947

Subject: International Road Race

File number: 1

Page number: 15

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