CIVIL SERVICE AND A.A. UNITS

... CIVIL SERVICE AND A.A. UNITS. Sir.—With reference to the antiaircraft units now being formed, it is understood that a company has been left open for the recruitment of civil servants, but while vacancies exist in the ranks, the commissioned ranks are ...

Published: Monday 24 April 1939
Newspaper: Belfast Telegraph
County: Antrim, Northern Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 144 | Page: 9 | Tags: none

CIVIL DEFENCE UNITS IN ACTION

... CIVIL DEFENCE UNITS IN ACTION Exeter experienced another rail thia afternoon, and all the ciyil defence machinery was brought into deal with the injuries damage ** wrought H.£. and incendiary bombs and gas shells. Only aircraft and the sounding of warning ...

Published: Wednesday 29 November 1939
Newspaper: Express and Echo
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 980 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

Civil Defence Six months have elapsed since the Munich crisis revealed that the United Kingdom was not ..

... Civil Defence Six months have elapsed since the Munich crisis revealed that the United Kingdom was not adequately prepared to meet the dangers of attack from the air. Within that period Sir John Anderson has been appointed Lord Privy Seal and made responsible ...

Published: Wednesday 05 April 1939
Newspaper: Belfast News-Letter
County: Antrim, Northern Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 439 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

Lieut.-Colonel Frank Brook, H.M. Inspector of Constabulary, inspecting members of the Auxiliary Fire Service ..

... inspecting members of the Auxiliary Fire Service and (right) boys of the Air Defence Cadet Corps at an inspection of Civil Defence units at Harrogate yesterday. ' SAFETY IN COAL FIELDS Secretary for Mines at Mexborough 380 BOYS RECEIVE BADGES From Our ...

CIVIL DEFENCE UNITS READY FOR

... CIVIL DEFENCE UNITS READY FOR ACTION Few small towns of the size of Southborough can as well prepared meet the threat of air raids. The A.B.P. organisations, controlled by the Southborough Urban District Council, has been built up over many months; now ...

area, the Cambridge unit was placed top. Twelve clubs are now left in the running for the Civil Air Guard

... area, the Cambridge unit was placed top. Twelve clubs are now left in the running for the Civil Air Guard trophy, amongst these the Cambridge club is placed fourth. I understand that before the final placings there will be one, possibly two more inspections ...

Published: Friday 11 August 1939
Newspaper: Cambridge Independent Press
County: Cambridgeshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 57 | Page: 14 | Tags: none

SOUTHALL CIVIL DEFENCE UNITS FINE RESPONSE PUBLIC CALM DURING THREE MR RAID WARNINGS FOOD CONTROL COMMITTEE FORMED

... SOUTHALL CIVIL DEFENCE UNITS FINE RESPONSE PUBLIC CALM DURING THREE MR RAID WARNINGS FOOD CONTROL COMMITTEE FORMED SOUTHALL'S civil defence units—air wardens, first-aid and ambulance parties, auxiliary fire brigade, police and other services—have been ...

Published: Saturday 09 September 1939
Newspaper: West Middlesex Gazette
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 784 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

More Black-outs For Civil Units

... More Black-outs For Civil Units Although the people of the North Midlands have seen little or nothing of the great air war between Eastland and Westland, which finishes to-night, that war has been waged as much for their protection and benefit for London ...

Published: Friday 11 August 1939
Newspaper: Sheffield Evening Telegraph
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 309 | Page: 7 | Tags: none

reached by this unit of civil defence. ANOTHER R OVER GERMANY

... reached by this unit of civil defence. ANOTHER R OVER GERMANY No Violation of Danish Territory THE R.A.F. tarried out a successful fl ght over North Germany last night, the Air Ministry announced. Berlin radio had earlier announced that a strong detachment ...

Published: Thursday 07 December 1939
Newspaper: Shields Daily News
County: Northumberland, England
Type: Article | Words: 411 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

LEEK CIVIL DEFENCE UNITS

... LEEK CIVIL DEFENCE UNITS HOSPITAL SUPPLY WORKERS AT PORTHILL, MEIR HEATH and ROUGH CLOSE, BLURTON and DRESDEN, and HARTSHILL WEDDING CROUPS AT TRENT VALE, HOLLJNGTON, BIDDULPH MOOR, FENTON. BROWN EDGE NEWCASTLE, CROSS HEATH, and FENTON BAZAARS HUNT MEET ...

Published: Friday 17 November 1939
Newspaper: Staffordshire Sentinel
County: Staffordshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 49 | Page: 6 | Tags: none