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CIVIL DEFENCE PARADE

... CIVIL DEFENCE PARADE. Every branch Civil Defence was represented in great parade which assembled In Prothero-gardens, Wykail am-road and The Burroughs playing field 2 p.m. There were fifty mobile Civil Defence units, including the fire services, deco ...

Published: Friday 26 July 1940
Newspaper: Hendon & Finchley Times
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 183 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

A WAR NEWSLETTER--No. XLVII

... Gardner seemed to me to go beyond the utmost limits of decency and to do the greatest harm to the dignity of a great nation, united in proud and high resolve in a death struggle. Can nothing be done to bring the B.B.C. directorate to a sense of the dignity ...

Published: Saturday 27 July 1940
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 2113 | Page: 4 | Tags: Photographs 

CAPTAIN EUAN WALLACE INSPECTS BOROUGH A.R.P. Magnificent Parade Of Wardens THE RT. HON. EUAN WALLACE, M.C., M.P ..

... problemperhaps a bigger problem than anybody else. That Civil Defence region comprised the best part of io million people, and there were 95 local authorities. They already had a magnificent body of Civil Defence personnel, but they could do with more. If ...

Published: Saturday 20 July 1940
Newspaper: Middlesex Chronicle
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 2141 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

HUNGARY CANCELS LEAVE

... Accept everything for the Civil servants were assassinated by time being, is reported b y British roving bands. United Press to have preceded Next day, after the reorganisa- Rumania s acceptance of the Rustion of the civil administration, sian demands ...

Published: Tuesday 02 July 1940
Newspaper: Daily Herald
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 533 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

THE WEST minnigsßx GAZETTE. S,

... for example. to overhaul the paid personnel of A.R.P. and A.F.S. it 'cannot, surely, be made in a full 'knowledge of the civil defence establishment of the borough and the work the men and women who have been enrolled may be called upon to do. It is ...

Published: Saturday 06 July 1940
Newspaper: West Middlesex Gazette
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 2450 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

FRENCH PLANES FIGHTING US

... touch with the Civil Service. Everywhere I hear criticism of Sir Horace Wilson as the man to whom filing cabinet is shrine and red tape the incense he burns before it. Change or departure from precedent Is unthinkable to him. High Civil Servants told of ...

Published: Monday 08 July 1940
Newspaper: Daily Mirror
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 498 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

A 8.8. C. CRITIC

... purchase of a Spitfire aeroplane or an ambulance r other unit. according to the .nm rai-E a , a special contribution hr inhabitants of the borough to the nation's war effort. The Executive and Civil Defence Committee reported that an inquiry into the pf ...

Published: Friday 19 July 1940
Newspaper: West London Observer
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 616 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

300 Households- IA _New

... 300 Households- IA _New Civil Defence Association Said to be the first organization of Its kind in the country. the Wiles. den Junction Civil Defence Association has been formed by Mr. Ronald J. Turvey, senior A.R.P. Warden for the Willesden Junction ...

Published: Saturday 27 July 1940
Newspaper: Kensington Post
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1641 | Page: 3, 4 | Tags: none

jnd drur ■aft facte acked. and canal She was bound over for year on condition that she refrained from taking

... Mr Dan Topping. New York mil- United Press. lionaire sportsman. * \ More than bombs were Mr Topping was formerly |mßu* dropped hut only slight damage married to Miss Arline Judge, the was caused. film actress.—British United Press. SSUE .OK VOU SEE. 808 ...

Published: Friday 05 July 1940
Newspaper: Daily Herald
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 2727 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

edged to kill rumour and stop discreet and defeatist chatter

... most dangerous, of these is rumour, the chief weapon of the Fifth Column. by thi icmy he civil •r you meet it. s gossip. little bits of news about what this unit or that is doing. Expeditions in which a brother or friend is taking part. If such news becomes ...

Published: Friday 12 July 1940
Newspaper: Daily Herald
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 214 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

al Command

... Sir John declared that the sir John's main plea was that Special Courts would be of a civi- the Bill was trying to preserve civil of instructions coming lian character and that the ordi- court procedure as against courts above —the military authoritiesnary ...

Published: Wednesday 17 July 1940
Newspaper: Daily Herald
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 878 | Page: 6 | Tags: none