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 Iris Le Feuvre speaking about the Occupation and the years after. She was interviewed on 29/11/2004 by Stuart Nicolle for the Liberation to Coronation Oral History Project. Mrs Le Feuvre speaks about going to Royal Square on Liberation day, the joy in the air, the Germans leaving, people going to the Underground Hospital, the dances after Liberation, the Russian prisoners, shortages, preparing her wedding trousseau, going to London on her honeymoon and seeing the bombsites, comparing London to Jersey after the war, the Insular Insurance scheme, the foot and mouth disease, televisions, the Royal wedding, the evacuees and their return, the cattles, the vegetables crop, farm work and its mechanisation, working at La Masuriers, being the first woman constable, the political reform and the elections, various shops in town, the home deliveries of various products, the district nurses, the difference in her house between then and now, the increase in tourism, the battle of flowers and the fair, the official visits of the king and queen, of Prince Edward and of field Marshall Montgomery, The Muratti, motorbike racing and various houses and persons on the race track, horse show, cattle show, going to the beaches, cinemas, the West Park Pavilion, the arrival of the street lighting in St Lawrence, the death of the king and the coronation.

Reference: C/D/P/P1/48

Date: November 29th 2004

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

Sound recording of Fred Stoodley speaking about the Occupation and the years after. He was interviewed on 09/11/2004 by Stuart Nicolle for the Liberation to Coronation Oral History Project. Mr Stoodley speaks about not understanding what was different about Liberation, collecting german memorabilia, being allowed to go places he's never been, american and british soldiers, playing baseball, football and cricket, going to school and the differences with today, the influence of american and edwardian culture, talks about the fashion of the time, the introduction of jazz in Jersey, the jazz clubs, evading his parents curfew, band concert, the attitude of the police and pranks, his jobs at the harbour and at Huelin's, the new jobs during the potatoes and tomatoes season, the milk bar in Broad Street, the Muratti and the Jersey team, seeing a match of football on the television, school sports, the changes in St Helier in the 1960, Huelin's whistle, the fires after the liberation, his position in the communist party and the treatment of his leader, the controversy over the insular insurance tax, Jersey families, living in housing and the difference in attitude with today, shopping on tick, the forum cinema and the difference in seating for poor and rich people, the relashipship between childrens from different areas, various entertainment, fetes and the battle of floser, the royal visits, and the rivalry between Jersey and Guernsey.

Reference: C/D/P/P1/75

Date: November 9th 2004

Photograph of crowds lining Bath Street as the Evening Post broadcast the Muratti from their building, and photograph of Herr Scheele as he installed a clichograph.

Reference: L/A/75/A2/EP/2/9

Date: May 6th 1950 - October 6th 1955

Subject: the Evening Post

File number: 2

Page number: 9

Photograph of crowds lining Bath Street near to the Evening Post building as people wait for the Muratti broadcast.

Reference: L/A/75/A2/EP/4/7

Date: 1948 - 1950

Subject: the Evening Post

File number: 4

Page number: 7

Photographs of the ships the St Julien and the Isle of Guernsey, one of which relates to passengers travelling to the Muratti.

Reference: L/A/75/A2/HARO/1/9

Date: June 22nd 1946 - May 10th 1947

Subject: Old Harbours

File number: 1

Page number: 9

Image of a football match at FB Fields. The image features two former Muratti stars - goalkeeper Peter Osment and Alan Venton in the centre wearing a darker shirt. Sylvans beat St Helier 3-0.

Reference: L/A/75/A3/1/181

Date: January 24th 1976 - January 24th 1976

Photographer: Glenn Rankine

JEP Photographic Job Number: 1976/181

Images of a Jersey Muratti team training session at Les Boulivot.

Reference: L/A/75/A3/1/949

Date: May 4th 1976 - May 4th 1976

JEP Photographic Job Number: 1976/949

Images from the Muratti at Springfield Stadium.

Reference: L/A/75/A3/1/979A

Date: May 9th 1976 - May 9th 1976

JEP Photographic Job Number: 1976/979A

Images from the Muratti at Springfield Stadium.

Reference: L/A/75/A3/1/979B

Date: May 9th 1976 - May 9th 1976

JEP Photographic Job Number: 1976/979B

Images of a Muratti semifinal being contested between Jersey and Alderney, on Alderney's home turf. The Jersey football team wears red tops and white shorts; the Alderney team wears a kit with a stripe down one side.

Reference: L/A/75/A3/2/3553

Date: March 26th 1977 - March 26th 1977

Photographer: Peter Mourant

JEP Photographic Job Number: 1977/3553.

Images of a Muratti semifinal being contested between Jersey and Alderney, on Alderney's home turf. The Jersey football team wears red tops and white shorts; the Alderney team wears a kit with a stripe down one side.

Reference: L/A/75/A3/2/3553B

Date: March 26th 1977 - March 26th 1977

Photographer: Peter Mourant

JEP Photographic Job Number: 1977/3553B.

Images of the Muratti men's football team sitting for a team photograph at Le Boulivot sports field, Grouville.

Reference: L/A/75/A3/2/3806

Date: April 28th 1977 - April 28th 1977

Photographer: Reg Cridland

JEP Photographic Job Number: 1977/3806.

Images of the final moments of 1977's Muratti Final, being hosted by Guernsey, followed by the victorious Jersey team's journey home. The Jersey team are playing in a kit with a red body and white sleeves. The Guernsey team are playing in a kit with a white body and white sleeves.

Reference: L/A/75/A3/2/3880

Date: May 9th 1977 - May 9th 1977

Photographer: Glenn Rankine

JEP Photographic Job Number: 1977/3880.

Images of the action from 1977's Muratti Final, being hosted by Guernsey. The Jersey team are playing in a kit with a red body and white sleeves. The Guernsey team are playing in a kit with a white body and white sleeves.

Reference: L/A/75/A3/2/3880-1

Date: May 9th 1977 - May 9th 1977

Photographer: Glenn Rankine

JEP Photographic Job Number: 1977/3880-1.

Images of footballers taking part in Muratti trials at the Boulivot sports pitch, Grouville. Jersey Evening Post

Reference: L/A/75/A3/5/3311

Date: March 9th 1980 - March 9th 1980

Photographer: Peter Mourant

JEP Photographic Job Number: 1980/3311.

Images of Muratti football Squad playing and training at Grouville Football ground at Le Boulivot. (JEP) Photographic Job Number 1981/6592A. Taken by Gary Grimshaw.

Reference: L/A/75/A3/6/6592A

Date: February 8th 1981 - February 8th 1981

Images of Muratti football Squad playing and training at Grouville Football ground at Le Boulivot. (JEP) Photographic Job Number 1981/6592B. Taken by Gary Grimshaw.

Reference: L/A/75/A3/6/6592B

Date: February 8th 1981 - February 8th 1981

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