22 May 1917

22 May 1917 -›

Published: 22/05/2017

The Lieutenant Governor, General Alexander Wilson, has issued a further order on public lighting in line with changes passed by the UK Government....

15 May 1917

15 May 1917 -›

Published: 15/05/2017

Undertaking war-related work in Britain has been proving popular among local women. ...

8 May 1917

8 May 1917 -›

Published: 08/05/2017

Since the start of the war, around 2,500 men from Jersey have joined the French armed forces. ...

1 May 1917

1 May 1917 -›

Published: 01/05/2017

Reginald Laurens appeared before the Royal Court this week charged with making false claims to a military service tribunal. ...

24 April 1917

24 April 1917 -›

Published: 24/04/2017

Reports coming through this week indicate that the Jersey Contingent recently suffered a considerable number of casualties while serving on defensive duties in Belgium....

17 April 1917

17 April 1917 -›

Published: 17/04/2017

After the States recently decided against using the prisoners of war held at Blanches Banques camp for local agricultural work, the Lieutenant Governor arranged their return to the UK for labour dutie...

10 April 1917

10 April 1917 -›

Published: 10/04/2017

St Saviour’s Parish Hall was the venue for Jersey’s first tribunal held under the new Military Service Law....

3 April 1917

3 April 1917 -›

Published: 03/04/2017

After months of often rancorous debate and distracting delays, the full impact of Jersey’s new Military Service Act is now being felt in homes across the island....

27 March 1917

27 March 1917 -›

Published: 27/03/2017

A small notice placed in the newspaper this week spoke volumes about a significant change presently underway in the island, and the conclusion of a way of life....

20 March 1917

20 March 1917 -›

Published: 20/03/2017

Jersey faces a considerable challenge in meeting the recent demand of the UK Government for increased potato exports in order to help feed the army. ...

13 March 1917

13 March 1917 -›

Published: 13/03/2017

The military finally took possession of the New Town Arsenal this week. ...

6 March 1917

6 March 1917 -›

Published: 06/03/2017

Under the terms of Jersey’s new Military Service Act, three tribunals are being set-up in the Island....


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