The Queen and Jersey: 1957
There was a break of eight years, before the now Queen Elizabeth II visited Jersey again. Although the Jersey she visited was more vibrant that the post-war one she had come to in 1949, the island was still trying to find its feet.
Locally, 1957 saw a series of foot and mouth outbreaks, petrol rationing had just ended, and the States had agreed to spend £210,000 on a hospital extension...
Welcome to ‘The Queen and Jersey’, a special edition series by Bailiwick Podcasts.
The music featured is by Lexin Music.