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Page 5 AND QUEEN [with defence army Yesterday their Majesties inspected Civil Defence Units the Wert Country. ..

... Page 5 AND QUEEN [with defence army Yesterday their Majesties inspected Civil Defence Units the Wert Country. The contingents included men; A.K.P. wardens, casualty services, A.F.S., decontamination squads and St. John Ambulance. Among the women were ...

Published: Friday 09 February 1940
Newspaper: Daily Mirror
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 81 | Page: 5 | 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

BLAZING HOUSE

... went out on police lines to Uxbridge; back to Northwood, and on to civil defence report nerve centre at Haydon Hall. Eastcote. Within ninety seconds the order reached all civil defence units. Auxiliary firemen, in a car. towing a heavy trailer pump. got a ...

Published: Friday 02 February 1940
Newspaper: Uxbridge & W. Drayton Gazette
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 779 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

War-Time Gardening

... Palace-road (close to Victoria Station), specially in the interests of Scouts serving in His Majesty's Forces and Civil Defence units, and is open daily from 9 a.m. till 11 p.m. Here is the ideal place to meet Scout friends under comfortable conditions ...

Published: Friday 02 February 1940
Newspaper: Uxbridge & W. Drayton Gazette
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 4218 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

NOW TRY THE BEST !

... Marjorie Dunhill's talented pupils and Jean Ordway. who made another Red Cross collection. Mobile Unit's Event On the same evening Grange Park Mobile Unit held their first social evening. Troops stationed locally are taking full advantage of Cranford Park ...

Published: Friday 16 February 1940
Newspaper: Uxbridge & W. Drayton Gazette
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 6014 | Page: 10, 11 | Tags: none

BOOKS OF THE DAY

... possesses to-day a universally absorbing, if slightly sinister, interest, and all concerned in its development, whether on the civil or military side, will find absolutely indispensable for their work a new edition of the standard British book of reference ...

Published: Saturday 03 February 1940
Newspaper: Illustrated London News
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 797 | Page: 12 | Tags: none

And the World Said

... INSPECTION OF THE Y.M.C.A. MOBILE CANTEEN A picture taken in the grounds of Buckingham Palace, when this first Y.M.C.A. canteen unit was inspected by Their Majesties before it left for France under command of Lady Blane, who is the widow of the late Commander ...

Published: Wednesday 07 February 1940
Newspaper: The Tatler
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 2709 | Page: 4, 5, 6 | Tags: Photographs 

SAYS U.S. HAS PACT WITH US

... use the_ islands lor a purpose other than civil aviation.” If an enemy attacked these islands, he points out the United States would have to join in defending them, thereby getting into a war —British United Press. ...

Published: Tuesday 20 February 1940
Newspaper: Daily Mirror
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 168 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

VISIT BY REGIONAL COMMISSIONER

... for the comforts the troops. . Sir Ernest then left and the Mayor his gratrfication all no had visitor to Hendon's civil defence units was Sir Reginald Blair. M.P. attended Wednesday and inspected first-aid depots and trenches. EDGWARE. MODEL AERO CLUB ...

Published: Friday 09 February 1940
Newspaper: Hendon & Finchley Times
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 715 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

FULL HEALTH BE RESTORED ANOTHER CHANCE OF EVACUATION

... »iandard . now been ,u*p. Both who wmh for Jiitul rata pay of £« !» a in- Application! from candida'e* oreviousi n-er-,^mplo^m'nt Civil Service «houW send for :raaalßf £« I(»« the completion ! an d will be considered particulars our w .Time Entrance Service and ...

Published: Thursday 08 February 1940
Newspaper: Daily Herald
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 2086 | Page: 8 | Tags: none

THE BROTHERHOOD

... candidate for three years, 1935-38. He was years of age and had been a resident of Hounslow’ about 13 years. He was a Sub-Unit Leader of the Civil Air Guard, -and prior to the war was flying every Sunday at Heston Airport. In business he was consulting engineer ...

Published: Saturday 17 February 1940
Newspaper: Middlesex Chronicle
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 631 | Page: 7 | Tags: none