A 95-year-old D-Day veteran has issued a plea to all islanders, urging them to stay on their couch to help prevent the spread of covid-19.
Harry Fenn’s message comes as all islanders are being told to limit contact with people outside of their homes.
After advising islanders over-65 to restrict their social contact, the government extended that to all islanders, describing the move as a “crucial part” of their strategy to prevent COVID-19 from spreading in the island.
Video: How to practice social distancing.
It means everyone in Jersey should observe the following principles strictly.
Video: Harry Fenn's emotional plea to all islanders.
In a video published on Liberation 75’s Facebook page, Mr Fenn urged islanders to heed the government’s advice.
“In 1944, I served my country and did my duty. Now it’s your duty to sit on the couch.
"Please save lives. It’s as simple as that.”
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