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WAR WEEK PROGRAMME SUNDAY Procession and Parade Service November 17th 2.15 p.m. Army, Air Force and Civil ..

... WAR WEEK PROGRAMME SUNDAY Procession and Parade Service November 17th 2.15 p.m. Army, Air Force and Civil Defence Units will assemble in Imperial Square and proceed to the Athletic Ground (if wet to St. Matthew's Church) for the Parade. Service at 3 p ...

Published: Saturday 16 November 1940
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Advertisement | Words: 299 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

CLUB FOR A.R.P. MEMBERS

... the County Civil Defence organiser. He emphasised the importance that the Home Office attached to co-operation among all the civil defence units, which could best be obtained through social centres. He reminded his audience that the civil defence forces ...

Published: Saturday 17 February 1940
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 477 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

REFUGEE FLOOD IN CHELTENHAM

... problems arising out the proposed billeting of civil servants in the town. Many residents, he said, had been visited some months ago by billeting officials and had been told to reserve accommodation for civil servants. But having heard nothing more they ...

Published: Saturday 15 June 1940
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 614 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

PLAYING FIELD DAMAGE

... instructors or leaders, particularly social and physical, and as regards craftwork. CIVIL DEFENCE REPORTS On the motion of Coun. Knight it was decided that the Civil Defence Committee's reports be put before th ...

Published: Saturday 25 May 1940
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 917 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

DIFFICULT YEAR FOR HOSPITAL

... that the Committee had provided the following equipment:— A Diadex mobile X-ray unit for use in the wards at cost of £331 10s.; a Keepalite emergency lighting unit at a cost of £76 16s. 3d.; fire chutes at a cost of £41 9s. 6d. The Linen League had ...

Published: Saturday 30 March 1940
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1027 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

MEN AND WOMEN IN THE WEEK'S NEWS

... undertaken with some other residents to supplement the two first-aid posts of the village with a mobile ambulance unit. The headquarters of the unit, which will only be used for A.R.P. purposes, are at Mrs. Gardiner's residence, Grey Walls, in Shaw Green-lane ...

Published: Saturday 13 July 1940
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2375 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

REALISM IN FULL-SCALE CHELTENHAM A.R.P. TEST

... Raid Precautions services gave a good indication of efficiency, and revealed points which will do much to place the town's civil defence on still higher standard. ANE of the most important lessons to be drawn is the desirability of holding at frequent ...

Published: Saturday 16 March 1940
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1743 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

MEN AND WOMEN IN THIS WEEK'S NEWS

... election as President of the United States. Social Reformer TTICTORIA WOODHULL and her * sister Miss Tennessee Clifton (afterwards Lady Cook, wife of Sir Francis Cook, Bt.) were early impressed with the political and civil inequality of the status of the ...

Published: Saturday 21 September 1940
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1728 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

MEN AND WOMEN IN THE WEEK'S NEWS

... for one of the many new ships we are laying down. The destroyeis are being named after places in the United Kingdom which have sister rowns the United States. More Blood Donors '«'HE call of the Army Blood Transfusion Service continues bring-in many voluntary ...

Published: Saturday 05 October 1940
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 2440 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

ROADMEN WHO JOIN THE R.E.s

... groups in civil defence units both as regarding paid staff and voluntary personnel. Sir Frederick added that he thought that the only instance in which the Committee might be able to help, and where their staff would be sufficiently a unit, would be in ...

Published: Saturday 09 March 1940
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 504 | Page: 7 | Tags: none

LEAGUE HAS NOT FAILED

... change I do not mean that they should be dominated, he said, but we should have to have sjme kind of federation such as the United States of Europe. In a great federation of States there is ample room for the development and the contribution of genius of ...

Published: Saturday 20 April 1940
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1187 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

MEN AND WOMEN IN THIS WEEK'S NEWS

... last week's meeting of the Gloucestershire County Council, concerning the exemption of tax on motor vehicles solely used for civil defence purposes, had its purpose. The Cheltenham War Emergency Committee have just received with gratitude the gift of a motor-car ...

Published: Saturday 27 July 1940
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2066 | Page: 5 | Tags: none