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WAR WEAPONS WEEK IN CIRENCESTER DISTRICT

... Morrison addressed the assembly. The band of the Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry played throughout the afternoon. UNITED SERVICE A united religious service was held in the Cirencester Market place on Sunday afternoon, conducted by the Vicar of Cirencester ...

Published: Saturday 28 June 1941
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1754 | Page: 8 | Tags: none

VILLAGES TACKLE THEIR OWN DEFENCE PLANS

... spoke of the interest being taken in the parishes in various forms of help in food production and defence measures. IMPORTANT UNITS There had been too much cen- tralisation in the past, but now j many opportunities were being given for parish councils and ...

Published: Saturday 30 August 1941
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 569 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

COTSWOLD GLEANINGS

... Sunday afternoon there is to be a united open-air service in the Market Place, conducted by the Vicar of Cirencester and other minißters in the town. So far as one can remember, this will be the first time such united religious service has been held in ...

Published: Saturday 21 June 1941
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 482 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

DAY-TO-DAY DIARY OF THE WAR

... General Smuts, in a'broadcast the Union, described the passage of the Lease and Lend Rill as undeclared war by the -United States. For the second night in succession the R.A.F. bombed Dussel- dorf ,n a raid on London many (.sualties were caused ...

Published: Saturday 22 March 1941
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 636 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

CHELTONIAN CHATTER

... Teagues were playing at one engagement it was with the Tewkesbury Philharmonic Society's Orchestra. MUSICAL SUCCESS That the United Choral Society's performance of the Hiawatha trilogy was musically, and in point of attendance, such a success, must have ...

Published: Saturday 15 November 1941
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1301 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

NEW ARMY CHAPLAIN

... Dunkirk; he has been helping to chase the Italians in Libya. Effective Force WE are now permitted to reveal that the Cheltenham unit of the Home Guard includes in its equipment that deadly weapon of modern warfare —the flame-thrower. Armed now with such up-todate ...

Published: Saturday 18 October 1941
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 744 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

MEN AND WOMEN IN THE NEWS

... Cross. Communal Service must be one of the ' earliest communal feeding centres to be started in the country is that at the United Services Club, Churchdown, which opened on September 12, 1939, a little more than a week after the outbi'eak of war, for the ...

Published: Saturday 31 May 1941
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1839 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

QUEEN MARY AT TETBURY

... WEEK Queen Mary was among those present at the opening r. of Tetbury War Weapons weeK on Saturday. ,„ Military units of the ° me Guard, Civil Defence Jokers, Red Cross nurses. Land Army, Scouts and Guides marched through the beflagged streets to the recreation ...

Published: Saturday 14 June 1941
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 66 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

SHOOTING ACCIDENT VICTIM

... aircraft unit of the Royal Artillery. He was called to the colours six months before the outbreak of war but was subsequently transfer; e to a medium training regimen, of the Royal Artillery, where was serving when the accident occurred. In civil life he ...

Published: Saturday 30 August 1941
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 211 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

SALEM CHURCH MEMBERS WED

... son of Mr. and Mrs. H. G. Ballinger, of Fairview Stores. Both are members of Salem Baptist Chuch, and keen workers at the United Sunday School, Bennington Hall, of which the bridegroom's father has been the popular superintendent for many years. NOW IN ...

Published: Saturday 17 May 1941
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 332 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

SWIMMERS AID WAR CHARITIES

... and the club was able to provide sport for many members of the Forces. The Business Houses Section continued to be a strong unit of the club, and the Police S.C. was to be congratulated on winning the Western District Life Saving Trophy. Last season, for ...

Published: Saturday 10 May 1941
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 385 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

GROWING U.S. UNITY WITH BRITAIN

... though there were many common factors. We should do well not to dwell solely on the strife of the past. Since the American Civil War relations between us had much improved. The Great War saw the peak, but later there toas a cooling off through misunderstanding ...

Published: Saturday 20 December 1941
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 413 | Page: 2 | Tags: none