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02/06/2017Jerriais Recording Project

Jèrriais recording project

 

Hopefully many of our Jèrriais-speaking parishioners will be reading this! Some of you will be aware of the recent news that Dr. Mari Jones from Cambridge University, who is Reader in French Linguistics and Language Change (to give her formal title) is leading a project to record Jèrriais this spring/summer onwards. She has been a longstanding friend to Jersey with her great interest in Jèrriais, our native language, now only spoken by less than 5% of Jersey's population. Such has been her interest that she has learnt to speak Jèrriais, really quite fluently!

 

Starting in April, a team of recorders who themselves speak Jèrriais, want to hear from as many Jèrriais speakers as possible in order to record accent and vocabulary. There are  words and phrases used  in some parishes which are not  used in other parishes! This may not sound very important, but if not recorded by native speakers, they are lost to the printed word only, nowhere nearly as valuable as the spoken word!

 

So, if you would be willing to have your Jèrriais recorded – it can be speaking to a friend who also speaks Jèrriais or just yourself – please contact Colin Ireson at L'Office du Jèrriais on 449290 or home 726871 to register your interest. Recording can last 10 minutes or half an hour, it's up to you!

 

Mèrcie bein des fais,

  
05/05/2017Murder Mystery at the Vin d'Honneur

Parish Hall doors open for fizz and canapes at 8.00 pm sharp and will be locked until the murderer is found!!

Tickets £10 each from Trinity Parish Hall and there will be a cash bar for wine, beer and soft drinks

 

  
30/04/2017MISS TRINITY COMPETITION

​To be held at Trinity Parish Hall on Sunday 30th April 2017 at 2.00 pm

Join us for afternoon tea and see Miss Trinity crowned

Entrants must be 16 years old or over and reside in the Parish

LIVE ENTERTAINMENT

Entry £5.00 per person to icnlude afternoon tea - available at the door

For further information and an entry form pelase contact Anita Allchin at anita.allchin@gmail.com or tel 725998

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02/06/2017Jerriais Recording Project

Jèrriais recording project

 

Hopefully many of our Jèrriais-speaking parishioners will be reading this! Some of you will be aware of the recent news that Dr. Mari Jones from Cambridge University, who is Reader in French Linguistics and Language Change (to give her formal title) is leading a project to record Jèrriais this spring/summer onwards. She has been a longstanding friend to Jersey with her great interest in Jèrriais, our native language, now only spoken by less than 5% of Jersey's population. Such has been her interest that she has learnt to speak Jèrriais, really quite fluently!

 

Starting in April, a team of recorders who themselves speak Jèrriais, want to hear from as many Jèrriais speakers as possible in order to record accent and vocabulary. There are  words and phrases used  in some parishes which are not  used in other parishes! This may not sound very important, but if not recorded by native speakers, they are lost to the printed word only, nowhere nearly as valuable as the spoken word!

 

So, if you would be willing to have your Jèrriais recorded – it can be speaking to a friend who also speaks Jèrriais or just yourself – please contact Colin Ireson at L'Office du Jèrriais on 449290 or home 726871 to register your interest. Recording can last 10 minutes or half an hour, it's up to you!

 

Mèrcie bein des fais,

  
05/05/2017Murder Mystery at the Vin d'Honneur

Parish Hall doors open for fizz and canapes at 8.00 pm sharp and will be locked until the murderer is found!!

Tickets £10 each from Trinity Parish Hall and there will be a cash bar for wine, beer and soft drinks

 

  
30/04/2017MISS TRINITY COMPETITION

​To be held at Trinity Parish Hall on Sunday 30th April 2017 at 2.00 pm

Join us for afternoon tea and see Miss Trinity crowned

Entrants must be 16 years old or over and reside in the Parish

LIVE ENTERTAINMENT

Entry £5.00 per person to icnlude afternoon tea - available at the door

For further information and an entry form pelase contact Anita Allchin at anita.allchin@gmail.com or tel 725998

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Rollup Image
  
  
109Trinity WI
04/04/2017Mustard Seed Project - Rose Helie
1003-in-1 Club
06/04/2017Singing with the Hot Bananas
121Trinity Battle of Flowers
29/04/2017Trinity Hoe Down