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GLOUCESTERSHIRE WOMAN'S GOSSIP OF THE WEEK

... Crowning folly, all the A.R.P. uniforms are to be altered, and special designs are to be thought out for officers in the new Civil Defence Services. Fancy Dress Parade? What is this war—a fancy dress parade? I cannot think that we have come to a point when ...

Published: Saturday 13 September 1941
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 924 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

SOLDIER MUST FINISH THE JOB

... Bo)S, performed the opening at Tewkesbury. TEWKESBURY'S -*• Soldier Week opened with an imposing procession of military units, headed by the Gloucestershire Regimental band, and included U.S. soldiers, the Home Guard, R.A.F., A.T.C., Sea Cadets and ...

Published: Saturday 13 May 1944
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1055 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

ORDER OF ST. JOHN: LOCAL PEOPLE HONOURED

... been a member of the Brigade since 1929. He has been particularly active instructing and training members of the Rotol Works Civil Defence Services in firstaid and has been instrumental in upholding the efficiency of the whole of the work's A.R.P. Service ...

Published: Saturday 30 June 1945
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 447 | Page: 3 | 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

CHELTONIAN CHATTER

... to-day had so small a public was because people were neither simple nor civil- ; ized enough to respond to it. HIS OTHER SIDE Well, if so many of us are so wise and over civilized ; that we prefer a detective story to a modernist epic, it is fortunate ...

Published: Saturday 11 April 1942
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1131 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

REMEMBRANCE DAY SERVICES

... of the British Legion under Col. P. J. Bailey, the Chairman, together with the Home Guard, Special Constabulary, and Civil Defence units, paraded the square, and marched in procession to St. Edward's Church, where the service was conducted by the Rev. G ...

Published: Saturday 15 November 1941
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1385 | Page: 7 | Tags: none

TOWN AND COUNTY NEWS

... AND j DANCE whist drive and dance held in the Reading Room, Lower. Slaughter, realised a profit of £6 3s. 7d. for the local Civil Defence Equipment Fund. The effort was arranged by Mrs. G. Sharp,, and Mr. C. Gazzard was M.C. Prizes were awarded as foll ...

Published: Saturday 16 January 1943
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2484 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

THREE SONS LOST IN WAR

... serving with the 10th Glosters, in Burma last November. Mr. Brian Bernard Atherton, who died in a Malay camp, entered the Malay Civil Service in the autumn of 1936, and held appointments at Kuala Lumpur and Malacca. RECALLED FOR SERVICE Owing to the outbreak ...

Published: Saturday 15 September 1945
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 269 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

IMPOSING THRILLING PAGEANT OF PARADE MILITARY HISTORY

... the pkrade as British Legion members—men and women— marched by carrying their standards. They were followed by N.F.S., the Civil Defence services, the St. John Ambulance Brigade with their lb o y and girl cadets, the W.V.S., fire guards, women workers ...

Published: Saturday 27 May 1944
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1372 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

BIG PLANS FOR TEWKESBURY WARSHIP WEEK

... a parade of Naval units, the opening ceremony and unveiling of indicator, with an address at the cinema by Lieut. H. W. Butcher, R.N.V.R., M.P. On Sunday there will be a parade to the Abbey for afternoon service, by Corporation, Civil Defence services ...

Published: Saturday 22 November 1941
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 578 | Page: 8 | Tags: none

MRS. MORRISON TO OPEN WEAPONS WEEK

... place on the Wednesday when prizes will be offered for the most appropriate costumes. MECHANISED UNITS There will be a parade of military mechanised units on Thursday evening, and the local organising hon. secretary, Mr. J. Gibson, will speak at the cinema ...

Published: Saturday 08 March 1941
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 474 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

N. COTSWOLDS SOLDIER TARGET IS £250,000

... Service units, and a dance at Maugersbury Manor. On Sunday at 2.30 p.m. there will be a church parade and march past the Square. On Monday the beautiful grounds of Quarwood will form the setting for a garden fete. The Home Guards and the United C.D. and ...

Published: Saturday 27 May 1944
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 468 | Page: 2 | Tags: none