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UNITED NATIONS DAY

... impressive service of praise in the King’s Park. Detachments of military and a unit of the Free Polish Army attended the ceremony, together with units of all the local civil defence services and the youth organisations. These alone formed a large and imposing ...

Published: Thursday 18 June 1942
Newspaper: Stirling Observer
County: Stirlingshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 488 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

UNITED NATIONS DAY

... UNITED NATIONS DAY A suggestion for a United .Nations Day was made in a letter from the Home Office. On June 14, the United States of America honours her flag, and President Roosevelt has asked that country to honour all the flags of the United Nations ...

GIRAUD TAKES OVER

... Africa by the American military authorities, or his belated pro-Allied declarations. But the last thing wanted in the re-settlement of Europe is an orgy of personal vendettas being resolved by the pistol or the bomb. Whatever pity may be felt for the ...

Published: Wednesday 30 December 1942
Newspaper: Falkirk Herald
County: Stirlingshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1599 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

KING TAKES THE SALUTE

... Churchill’s car. British, Dominion. Indian, and Burmese forces. contingents of police, Civil Defence services, and war workers marched to the Palace. Flags of the United Nations were carried past. With the King were the Queen, Princess Elizabeth and Princess ...

Published: Wednesday 17 June 1942
Newspaper: Falkirk Herald
County: Stirlingshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1107 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

THE FALKIRK HERALD SATURDAY MAY 23 1942 JOTTINGS OF THE WEEK

... organisation distributing propaganda bills throughout the whole village. Next was held a meeting of representatives of the Civil Defence units to arrange a church parade, followed by the final meeting of whist drive committee. Ministry of Information films were ...

Published: Saturday 23 May 1942
Newspaper: Falkirk Herald
County: Stirlingshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 3275 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

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... grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. CIVIL DEFENCE EXHIBITION.— Sponsored by the Stirling and Clackmannan Joint A.K.F*. Authority, there has been staged the Driil Hall, Denny, from Monday to Thursday this week a Civil Defence Exhibition on similar lines ...

Published: Saturday 03 October 1942
Newspaper: Falkirk Herald
County: Stirlingshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 2565 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

BROUGHT INTO LINE

... process of achieving the double objective of marshalling every unit of man-power in the military and industrial Services dnd of maintaining the strength of the Services responsible for Civil Defence. As the man-power situation becomes more stringent, and ...

Published: Wednesday 18 February 1942
Newspaper: Falkirk Herald
County: Stirlingshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 403 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

MR MORRISON

... Morrison said that the Civil Defence authorities were acting on the assumption to which the Prime Minister had referred. We have arranged for the experience and knowledge of the R.A.F. information about recent German developments in civil defence, and the best ...

Published: Wednesday 21 October 1942
Newspaper: Falkirk Herald
County: Stirlingshire, Scotland
Type: Illustrated | Words: 978 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

CORRESPONDENCE

... arranging combined social events during the . past twelve months ha' encouraged better understanding l>etw-ecn all units to the la-.ting benefit of Civil Defence as a whole. After the application .for the use of the Town Hall had been considered, the committee ...

PARADE OF SERVICES

... strength of the Civil Defence Services was not on view. There was only a representation from each. It is estimated that fully 2500 persons were on parade, and that at least 2000 of them were connected with the Home Guard, local Civil Defence Services ...

Published: Wednesday 27 May 1942
Newspaper: Falkirk Herald
County: Stirlingshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 526 | Page: 8 | Tags: none

PARADE OF SERVICES

... strength of the Civil Defence Services was not on view. There was only a representation from each. It is estimated that fully 2500 persons were on parade, and that at least 2000 of them v/ere connected with the Home Guard, local Civil Defence Services ...

Published: Saturday 30 May 1942
Newspaper: Falkirk Herald
County: Stirlingshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 715 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

OUR LONDON LETTER

... Looking Back. . following paragraph summarises a conversation with recently retired civil servant, which is apposite these days when another wave of retonn breaking on the civil service rvd savants themselves are the first to admit the need for certain 0^T ...

Published: Tuesday 01 December 1942
Newspaper: Stirling Observer
County: Stirlingshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 2018 | Page: 5 | Tags: none