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CIVIL DEFENCE SERVICES

... CIVIL DEFENCE SERVICES Civil Defence Day was observed on Sunday in Cheltenham and at many places in the surrounding district. The Cheltenham j service is reported in page 3. At Tewkesbury Congre- gational Church, over 320 people took part. The procession ...

Published: Monday 16 November 1942
Newspaper: Gloucestershire Echo
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 491 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

CIVIL DEFENCE SPEED-UP

... CIVIL DEFENCE SPEED-UP Mr. Herbert. Morrison, Minister of Home Security, who visited Civil Defence units in the Manchester district to-day, said that there would shortly be a speed-up by the release of tens of thousands of fulltime workers. As the demands ...

Published: Friday 25 September 1942
Newspaper: Gloucestershire Echo
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 220 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

CIVIL DEFENCE PARADE PLANS

... CIVIL DEFENCE PARADE PLANS Cheltenham, in common with other towns and cities in the country, will tomorrow combine its traditional Mayoral Sunday with the Civil Defence Services' parade. In the past it has been the custom of the Mayor and Corporation ...

Published: Saturday 14 November 1942
Newspaper: Gloucestershire Echo
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 201 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

Letters to the Editor WAYS TO ROUSE THE PUBLIC IN A.R.P. Sir, —W i th reference to Civil Defence

... Letters to the Editor WAYS TO ROUSE THE PUBLIC IN A.R.P. Sir, —W i th reference to Civil Defence Worker's letter about fire - watchers' apathy, I claim to know something of this subject. I was actively engaged in the fire service for over 34 years ...

Published: Monday 16 March 1942
Newspaper: Gloucestershire Echo
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1337 | Page: 4, 5 | Tags: none

PUBLIC NOTICES BOROUGH OF CHELTENHAM. Enrolment of Civil Defence in the Home Guard. -- A MEETING of male ..

... PUBLIC NOTICES BOROUGH OF CHELTENHAM. Enrolment of Civil Defence in the Home Guard. -- A MEETING of male personnel of the Civil Defence Services for Cheltenham and Charlton Kings will be held at St. Mary's College, on Sunday. 6th December, at 7 p.m., ...

Published: Friday 04 December 1942
Newspaper: Gloucestershire Echo
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Advertisement | Words: 541 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

INDIAN ARMY UNITED AND LOYAL

... INDIAN ARMY UNITED AND LOYAL The friendly relations of different races, castes, and creeds in the Indian Army were contrasted with the disunity and disorder among the civil population in India, by Major H. S. L. Wolley, when he addressed the Cheltenham ...

Published: Wednesday 16 December 1942
Newspaper: Gloucestershire Echo
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 430 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

MOBILE UNITS ACTIVE IN DESERT

... MOBILE UNITS ACTIVE IN DESERT Our patrols and mobile columns were again active over a wide area on the general line Tmimi-Mekili, and west of Tengeder.. Parties of the enemy were engaged by our artillery fire, but no close fighting ensued, states to-day's ...

Published: Tuesday 10 February 1942
Newspaper: Gloucestershire Echo
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 136 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

The King has approved that a Viscounty of the United Kingdom be conferred upon Capt. David Margesson, M.C., M.P ..

... The King has approved that a Viscounty of the United Kingdom be conferred upon Capt. David Margesson, M.C., M.P., former Secretary of State for War, and that a barony be conferred upon Lt.- Col. J. T. C. Moore-Brabazon, M.C., M.P., former Minister of ...

Published: Saturday 28 March 1942
Newspaper: Gloucestershire Echo
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 133 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

NEW ARMOURED UNITS FOR THE ARMY

... NEW ARMOURED UNITS FOR THE ARMY REORGANISATION COMPLETE WAR MINISTER TELLS OF BIGGER TANKS AND GUNS CAP J. MARGESSON, the War Minister, moving the Army Estimates in the House Commons to-day, said that the most important development has been complete ...

Published: Thursday 19 February 1942
Newspaper: Gloucestershire Echo
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1928 | Page: 1, 6 | Tags: none

To-day's Gossip

... obviously had a bad shaking, and the reaction to the Japanese attack is having its inevitable effect upon the entire people of the United States, as is indicated in a striking letter ■ which has just reached Cheltenham from New York. Everybody, says the co ...

Published: Wednesday 18 February 1942
Newspaper: Gloucestershire Echo
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1598 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

RECTOR ON ROUSED SPIRIT OF BRITAIN

... special prayers for the King, the President of the United States, other leaders of the United Nations, our soldiers, sailors, and airmen, the heroic defenders of Stalingrad, and those engaged in Civil Defence. He also paid a tribute to those who had paid ...

Published: Monday 16 November 1942
Newspaper: Gloucestershire Echo
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1049 | Page: 3 | Tags: none