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WILLESDEN A. R. P. ACTIVITIES Council Consider Civil Defence Report

... WILLESDEN A. R. P. ACTIVITIES Council Consider Civil Defence Report An extensive report of the Civil Defence Committee of the Borough of Willesden was placed before the Council on Wednesday by the Chairman. Councillor G. Ayres. It included :st a t etnent ...

Published: Saturday 06 April 1940
Newspaper: Kensington Post
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1461 | Page: 8 | 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 

FUTILE

... s, to barrage balloons, to anti-aircraft organisations: indeed, to the whole of that Intricate network of military and civil units trained to defend London from air attack It would be untrue say that nothing like these war rooms has been seen in London ...

Published: Thursday 04 April 1940
Newspaper: Daily Herald
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 2504 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

GOVERNMENT WORK IN BATHROOMS ODD-CORNER OFFICES

... Landladies Jib Her visit followed demand made by 500 civil servants that they should return to London immediately in view of the exceptionally bad treatment they have had in Blackpool. The civil servant has now become the ' unwanted guest ' of the ...

Published: Saturday 13 April 1940
Newspaper: Daily Herald
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 423 | Page: 7 | Tags: none

SCIENCE BLUE-PRINTS: THE POST-WAR WORLD OF WONDERS

... beyond the reach of anti aircraft guns. It seems a purely military triumph. But look at it beyond the war fog, and one sees civil aviation taking a post-war spurt through big machines capable of flying in the stratosphere or sub-strato sphere, cutting time ...

CHAIRMAN ON A SPLIT VOTE

... nurtured the civil defence scheme for the county since its inception as the first chairman of the A.R.P.Committee. Under the Civil Defence Acts, the Council is the scheme-making authority for the twenty-six urban authorities in the County. and the Civil Defence ...

Published: Saturday 06 April 1940
Newspaper: West Middlesex Gazette
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1765 | Page: 7 | Tags: none

More Millions

... was thought to necesary to finish the Ebbw Vale plant Mr. C. White, assistant general secretary of the Civil Service Clerical Association, said Civil servants could tell Sir John Bimon how to avoid a tremendous amount of waste that was going on under their ...

Published: Monday 29 April 1940
Newspaper: Daily Herald
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 318 | Page: 8 | Tags: none

WATCHING DANUBE

... against an outbreak of civil disobedience if it is declared later on by the Indian National Congress. I Extra police arc being recruited. The Congress Executive at Wardh.t 10-day directed Congressmen to Intensify their preparations for civil disobedience. Congress ...

Published: Friday 19 April 1940
Newspaper: Daily Herald
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 785 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

MIDLAND BANK

... woman. convictions against her. '¦*!ic had civil scrvnnt 'Mice l!» and cannd L- per week lived with an invalid >n«tor. whom she had keep, ami the rent wa* 2os. per week. and Bnttervt>a t.imilir- wore united »•> a prettv >t. Andrew's (.’huroh, Chelsea ...

Germans Bomb Namsos

... outskirts of Hamar and were later reported to have made contact with the Norwegian Army. It is presumed that the British ' units are either part of the force j reported earlier to have been landed at Andalsnes, or at Laerdal. j in the great Sogne fiord ...

Published: Monday 22 April 1940
Newspaper: Daily Mirror
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 851 | Page: 1, 2 | Tags: none