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(Telephone Maidenhead 2373)

... agricultural workers will be called up even after the Harvest. The British civil }servant makes the worst bureaucrat in the world, for the simple reason that the British Civil Service exists to be the servant of tne Public and not its master. Any attempt ...

Published: Friday 04 July 1941
Newspaper: Berks and Oxon Advertiser
County: Berkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 810 | Page: 2, 3 | Tags: none

A.R.P. CALLING YOU

... you continue to neglect the opportunities of voluntary training if you feel any compunction about joining one of the Civil Defence units? You tan, at least, exercise your sense by offering yourself for e a general training In the 'practical uses of the ...

Published: Friday 14 June 1940
Newspaper: Berks and Oxon Advertiser
County: Berkshire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 2404 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

• • • • KNIVES AND FORKS

... Each of the twelve regions into which the country is divided for Civil Defence purposes now has an Officer in charge of training, and part of his work is to organise schemes to move units in case of emergency from one part of his region to another. The ...

Published: Friday 19 January 1940
Newspaper: Berks and Oxon Advertiser
County: Berkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1453 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

COMMON TO ALL CANTEENS

... CANTEENS. A POPULAR FOOD BETERAGE. From a Correspondent. Canteens of all descriptions, whether for the fighting services, civil defence units or works are, of course, restricted in supplies of ninny commodities. They are only allowed a certain quantity of each ...

Published: Friday 22 August 1941
Newspaper: Berks and Oxon Advertiser
County: Berkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 399 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

Personal Attention

... country and is not last, and thanks to President Roosevelt's Lease and bend Bill the settlement of oar accounts with the United States for external purposes will be on As most advantageous terms. The rednotion of unemployment and the increased scale ...

Published: Friday 28 March 1941
Newspaper: Berks and Oxon Advertiser
County: Berkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1245 | Page: 2, 3 | Tags: none

ARP

... ARP Civil Defence Drill—All Services and Report Centre Staff at 7.80 p.m. on Monday 29th July. lubtructors Classes on Wednesday and Thursday at the Grammar School. Report Centre Practice on Friday at 8 p.m. All Attics whether floored or not MUST be cleared ...

Published: Friday 26 July 1940
Newspaper: Berks and Oxon Advertiser
County: Berkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 352 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

Letters

... last War, the Coal Strike of 1922 and the prolonged strike of 1926, when coal had to be obtained from abroad, including the United States of America. Dui , • ing these 36 years, Mr. Hoult has shown conspicuous ability, great devotion to his duties, and ...

Published: Friday 19 January 1940
Newspaper: Berks and Oxon Advertiser
County: Berkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 565 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

THE SIXTH COLUMN

... about with long laces and gloomy forecastings? Like the commanders of armies who take Counsel 'with their fears, we of the civil population who do likewise. become the cats-paws of the opposing forces, and should be condemned.irrevocably. What answer can ...

Published: Friday 24 May 1940
Newspaper: Berks and Oxon Advertiser
County: Berkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1045 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

we've. Yr. Welcomed the new The Gouty Commissioner thrilled ids with his adventures in distant Ids Ma ..

... worthy of our admiration. It is true that many of them came to us from different stations in civil life, but there has been a friendly atmosphere which has united them. Many of our people have invited them into their homes, and their appreciation has been ...

Published: Friday 01 March 1940
Newspaper: Berks and Oxon Advertiser
County: Berkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1324 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

LEST WE FORGET

... definitely established our Navy's command of the sea in practice as well as in theory. It now only remains to clean up stray units, but already there has been sufficient preparation to enable land operations to be successful, not as a brilliantly executed ...

Published: Friday 19 April 1940
Newspaper: Berks and Oxon Advertiser
County: Berkshire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1813 | Page: 2 | Tags: none