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 ...

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

CAR INSURANCE EXTENDED To Cover Use on Civil Defence VOLUNTARY use of motor vehicles for civil defence in peace ..

... CAR INSURANCE EXTENDED To Cover Use on Civil Defence VOLUNTARY use of motor vehicles for civil defence in peace time and for four weeks after the declaration of war will be regarded as coming within the scope of policies of all kinds, states an announcement ...

Published: Wednesday 06 September 1939
Newspaper: Leeds Mercury
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 236 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

Importance of Civil l>efence

... Importance of Civil l>efence It was no exaggeration to say that the difference between victory and defeat might ultimately depend on the efficiency of civil defence, for the days were gone when, on the outbreak of war, this country was engaged primarily ...

STATENhAKING A.R.P. PROBLEMS Encouraging Housing in Evacuation Areas DISPERSAL OF UNITS OF PRODUCTION State ..

... STATENhAKING A.R.P. PROBLEMS Encouraging Housing in Evacuation Areas DISPERSAL OF UNITS OF PRODUCTION State policy and State money arc actually being used to increase the vulnerability of many towns and consequence the difficulties of air raid precautions ...

CIVIL DEFENCE—AND PROFITS

... CIVIL DEFENCE—AND PROFITS Civil defence costs are a problem which bulks large in the minds of many company managements to-day. National defence contribution is a charge which all have had to bear, and in addition many companies have made their own provision ...

Published: Monday 24 July 1939
Newspaper: Sheffield Daily Telegraph
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 181 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

Civil Defence Changes

... Civil Defence Changes PART from a few minor details, Sir John Anderson's plans for the reorganisation of Civil Defence Services are now complete and he is expected to announce them in the House of Commons next week. At the same time, local authorities ...

SPAIN'S CIVIL WAR IS OVER

... SPAIN'S CIVIL WAR IS OVER Valencia, the largest city still in Republican hands after the fall of Madrid, went over to General Franco shortly before one o'clock this afternoon. LONG LIVE FRANCO While Nationalist aircraft cruised above the city Falangists ...

Published: Wednesday 29 March 1939
Newspaper: Hull Daily Mail
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 578 | Page: 6 | Tags: none