18 September 1917

18 September 1917 -›

Published: 18/09/2017

Concerns continue over the behaviour of Austro-Hungarian internees now in Jersey to work on farms....

11 September 1917

11 September 1917 -›

Published: 11/09/2017

Britain has raised the thorny matter of money with Jersey’s Government recently. ...

4 September 1917

4 September 1917 -›

Published: 04/09/2017

Islanders received notice this week of a planned restriction in the local supply of sugar....

28 August 1917

28 August 1917 -›

Published: 28/08/2017

Both Britain and Jersey are taking steps to ensure the availability of sufficient food supplies during the months ahead....

21 August 1917

21 August 1917 -›

Published: 21/08/2017

The question of Jersey’s agricultural industry’s commitment to the war effort has long caused rumblings of discontent. ...

14 August 1917

14 August 1917 -›

Published: 14/08/2017

There is considerable concern over the behaviour of some Austria-Hungarian internees now working on Island farms....

7 August 1917

7 August 1917 -›

Published: 07/08/2017

Despite Jersey not allowing conscientious objection as a reason to avoid conscription, it seems that a tribunal has upheld one islander’s claim for exemption on these grounds....

31 July 1917

31 July 1917 -›

Published: 31/07/2017

St Helier’s harbour was the scene of a dramatic episode this week. A local French soldier departing following a period of leave in the Island refused to board his ship....

24 July 1917

24 July 1917 -›

Published: 24/07/2017

With Germany’s unrestricted submarine campaign still taking a drastic toll on maritime supply lines, the British Government is asking people to accept a change to their daily bread. ...

17 July 1917

17 July 1917 -›

Published: 17/07/2017

There was a thrill of excitement and apprehension this week at news that a group of German prisoners of war had escaped from their camp in St Ouen’s Bay and were at large in the Island. ...

10 July 1917

10 July 1917 -›

Published: 10/07/2017

Recent weeks have seen a steady number of military service recruits returning to the Island – discharged as unfit to serve in the British Army....

3 July 1917

3 July 1917 -›

Published: 03/07/2017

A Royal Court hearing this week dealt with the matter of a property seized from an expelled Enemy Alien....


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