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Lady Reading Addresses W.V.S. Gathering “A SUPERB RECORD” Members of Sub-Group 6 D of the Women’s Voluntary ..

... parties would soon be busy again, this time knitting comforts for the Civil Defence workers and evacuated and bombed-out people. She had received cheque for £lO,OOO in dollars from the United States and 17 tons of knitting wool had been ordered, which would ...

Published: Saturday 21 December 1940
Newspaper: Middlesex Chronicle
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1020 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

‘ LIFT BAN”—CIVIL SERVICE UNIONS URGE

... LIFT BAN”— CIVIL SERVICE UNIONS URGE Mr Ernest Bt Labour, has agreed ration from the the Whitley Com Service. The deputation repeal of that cl Disputes Act wh Service unions fn unit Union for the ...

Published: Tuesday 12 November 1940
Newspaper: Daily Mirror
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 35 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

Civil Servants To Have Beds At The Office (EX)

... Civil Servants To Have Beds At The Office (EX) BY MAURICE WEBB Daily Herald Political Correspondent DRASTIC changes are to made in the working routine of the Civil Service this winter. These are designed to maintain the maximum output of work, despite ...

Published: Friday 25 October 1940
Newspaper: Daily Herald
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 479 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

The Bystander Bookshelf: Civil Commotion

... The Bystander Bookshelf Civil Commotion By V. S. Pritchett HERE are two books about the English Civil War, and which followed the war into two very different kinds of family life. Miss Phyllis Bentley's Yorkshire weavers in Take Courage (Gollancz; 9s ...

March 2, 1940 THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS EVERY SIDE EDINBURGH’S GREAT CIVIL DEFENCE ORGANISATION THE QUEEN’S ..

... morning. She went first to the Regional Commissioner’s Office, and then inspected about a hundred men and women of civil defence units. By the time she arrived at the King George and Queen Elizabeth Club, in Prince’s Street, which provides for Service ...

Published: Saturday 02 March 1940
Newspaper: Illustrated London News
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 351 | Page: 20 | Tags: none

IS This the END of CIVIL AVIATION in BRITAIN?: A Few Things which Must be Said Before the End Comes

... That is purely a civil machine and it is being used for military purposes, while we have been wasting heaven knows how many tens of thousands of tons of steel and aluminium alloy on obsolete aeroplanes. Anyhow, let us get back to Civil Aviation. Look at ...

Published: Saturday 13 April 1940
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 2284 | Page: 20, 21 | Tags: Photographs 

WARDENS ARE UNITING

... WARDENS ARE UNITING the Willesden Wardens’ Association met recently to protest against the dismissal of many of their number. Councillor Clarke made a very reasoned and timely statement on the situation. He had the advantage of speaking neither as an ...

Published: Saturday 23 March 1940
Newspaper: Marylebone Mercury
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 500 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

LONDON REGION AS A I WAR UNIT

... London unit. by transferring it in their ow.n There is a Regional Information country, without pity, and Whn Officer for London Region. and in the same ruthlessness they use this case London Region is the themselves. . . The blockade is London unit for the ...

Published: Saturday 26 October 1940
Newspaper: West Middlesex Gazette
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1687 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

UNITED WAR APPEALS FUND

... UNITED WAR APPEALS FUND “Make It A Financial Success” —SAYS BRENTFORD AND CHISWICK MAYOR 250 GARMENTS ALREADY DISTRIBUTED This week we have received a letter signed by the Mayor of Brentford and Chiswick (Alderman George Jenkin) and Mr. H. P. Mitchell ...

Published: Saturday 03 February 1940
Newspaper: Marylebone Mercury
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 684 | Page: 8 | Tags: none