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USE OF MOTOR-CARS FOR CIVIL DEFENCE THE EXTENSION OF INSURANCE COVERAGE The voluntary use of motor vehicles for ..

... USE OF MOTOR-CARS FOR CIVIL DEFENCE THE EXTENSION OF INSURANCE COVERAGE The 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 ...

Published: Wednesday 06 September 1939
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 235 | Page: 9 | Tags: none

The United States

... The United States As to Germany’s relations with the United states, Herr von Ribbentrop said that there could not be any divergency at all with that country. Germany has absolutely no interests in the American continent except for the greatest possible ...

Published: Wednesday 25 October 1939
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2305 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

Expansion of Civil Aviation

... the Volunteer Reserve. It is civil aviation that has provided the bulk of the instructors for the Reserve, and it is civil aviation which carries out all the flying required for the training of anti-aircraft units. We, in civil aviation, can be proud of ...

Published: Saturday 08 July 1939
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 246 | Page: 20 | Tags: none

Civil Defence

... Civil Defence In manner as well as in matter Sir John Anderson’s long statement on civil defence is reassuring—the more so because it is not in the least complacent. He does not claim for his department that it is infallible or omniscient; nor does he ...

Published: Thursday 02 March 1939
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 842 | Page: 10 | Tags: none

A Third Line of Civil Defence

... A Third Line of Civil Defence Councillor G. E. J. Luce (Mayor of Wolverhampton) invited the party to lunch at the Council House. Among those present were Sir Charles Mander, Mr. E. Tilley (Chief Constable of Wolverhampton), who is at the head of the borough’s ...

Published: Friday 27 October 1939
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 541 | Page: 8 | Tags: none

Civil Defence.Recruitment

... substantial reserve. A similar tale is told in other parts of the country. The problem of the authorities is to ensure that Civil Defence units everywhere shall be not only up to establishment, but possess an ample reserve. Probably, in an emergency workers from ...

Published: Thursday 08 June 1939
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 385 | Page: 8 | Tags: none

Militiamen’s Civil Liabilities

... Militiamen’s Civil Liabilities Mr. Lennox-Boyd (Parliamentary Secretary, Ministry of Labour), replying to Mr. Wedgwood Henn (Lab.—Gorton), said the regulations of May 26 under the Military Training Act would operate from that date. Other regulations under ...

Published: Tuesday 06 June 1939
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 429 | Page: 9, 10 | Tags: none

ON CIVIL DEFENCE

... hospitals will take their place among first-aid posts, of which two thousand are contemplated present,” including mobile units. In every civil defence region arrangements have been made to convert buses into large ambulances at few hours’ notice and smaller ...

Published: Friday 03 March 1939
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1057 | Page: 8 | Tags: none

Civil Aviation

... Civil Aviation Turning to civil aviation, he said: I thought it a very good sign when, a few days ago in London, representatives of fortyfive foreign Governments, including delegates from the Dominions, met together to agree on a convention designed to ...

Published: Friday 10 March 1939
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 295 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

BLACK-OUTS TO MADE MORE REALISTIC ARRANGEMENTS FOR EARLIER STARTS According to a programme which the Civil ..

... BLACK-OUTS TO MADE MORE REALISTIC ARRANGEMENTS FOR EARLIER STARTS According to a programme which the Civil Defence Department the Home Office is preparing, future defence exercises will be made more realistic and start earlier. These exercises will be ...

Published: Monday 21 August 1939
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 568 | Page: 11 | Tags: none

Civil Defence under Review

... Civil Defence under Review In his double capacity Home Secretary and Minister for Home Security, Sir John Anderson has listened to all the many criticisms of the Civil Defence organisation, even though he has not been able to agree with most of them. ...

Published: Friday 22 September 1939
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 274 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

Proportion of First-line Units

... proposed that the first-line units to be maintained—which require to be manned in most areas by a substantial number of whole-time volunteers—should for the time being amount to more than 50 per cent, of the total strength of such units which has been contemplated ...

Published: Friday 20 October 1939
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 609 | Page: 10 | Tags: none