12 November 1918

12 November 1918 -›

Published: 12/11/2018

As momentum gathers over social reform and the desire to provide returning servicemen with ‘a land fit for heroes’, there comes a reminder of the housing conditions faced by some living in St Helier....

5 November 1918

5 November 1918 -›

Published: 05/11/2018

A telegraph bearing news of the imminent Armistice arrived in the island late on 10 November....

29 October 1918

29 October 1918 -›

Published: 29/10/2018

While widespread reports of the global influenza epidemic have circulated recently, there was some hope that so-called Spanish Flu may pass Jersey by...

22 October 1918

22 October 1918 -›

Published: 22/10/2018

The pages of recent newspaper editions contain a slew of official notices directed towards limiting both the selling price of certain goods and prohibiting the purchase and use of others....

15 October 1918

15 October 1918 -›

Published: 15/10/2018

Sad news reached the island this week of Sergeant Charles Laugeard’s death in action....

8 October 1918

8 October 1918 -›

Published: 08/10/2018

The Royal Court dealt harshly this week with a woman accused of knowingly passing a sexually transmitted disease to a soldier....

1 October 1918

1 October 1918 -›

Published: 01/10/2018

Ongoing concerns about wartime shortages in coal stocks led to the Island Defence Committee imposing an early closing order on shops, restaurants, clubs and places of entertainment....

24 September 1918

24 September 1918 -›

Published: 24/09/2018

The States debated a bill this week intended to extend the right to vote in Jersey to several groups presently excluded from the franchise....

17 September 1918

17 September 1918 -›

Published: 17/09/2018

There was unanimous support in the States this week for Jersey to provide the British Government with a £50,000 donation towards the cost of waging war....

10 September 1918

10 September 1918 -›

Published: 10/09/2018

A special ship will soon be departing Jersey to carry local children studying in the UK back to their schools for the autumn term. ...

3 September 1918

3 September 1918 -›

Published: 03/09/2018

The names of men who have served and died in the present war are wanted....

27 August 1918

27 August 1918 -›

Published: 27/08/2018

A growing issue relating to work for incapacitated ex-servicemen came to the fore this week....


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