CIVIL DEFENCE UNITS

... CIVIL DEFENCE UNITS The next section of the parade was representative of Civil Defence. Platoons of Regular and Special Police were followed by National Fire Service contingent, with fire-engines, escapes, and trailer units. Then came about 200 Wardens ...

Factory ARP in action at Gefteral Motors establishment, Bombay. Civil Defence Services in India are being ..

... Factory ARP in action at Gefteral Motors establishment, Bombay. Civil Defence Services in India are being rapidly organized. (Indian Film Unit.) sidered practicable, partly on account of the impossibility of providing adequate accommodation for the city’s ...

Pay Increase For Civil Defence Personnel

... lull time members civil defence services are informed. of the original conditions of service. Arrangements will alto apply wohle time police auxiliaries. Work Scheme Mr Morrison said that under existing arrangements members of the civil defence services ...

Published: Thursday 26 February 1942
Newspaper: Shields Daily News
County: Northumberland, England
Type: Article | Words: 795 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

CIVIL DEFENCE REFORMS

... CIVIL DEFENCE REFORMS More Compulsion? A higher standard of Civil Defence cover is needed in many areas—including those liable to heavy raiding—and whole-time workers may have to be enrolled compulsorily from outside. Mr. Herbert Morrison, Home Secretary ...

Published: Saturday 07 February 1942
Newspaper: Newcastle Journal
County: Northumberland, England
Type: Article | Words: 446 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

Civil Defenders To Be Put On War Work

... the United States Fleet, and General Joseph McNarney, Acting Chief of Staff, held what the White House described as a “check-up conference” with President Wilson yesterday. After the meeting the President conferred with Colonel Frank Knox, United States ...

Published: Friday 17 April 1942
Newspaper: Newcastle Journal
County: Northumberland, England
Type: Article | Words: 267 | Page: 1, 2 | Tags: none

In connexion with “ Holidays-aHlome,” Croydon Civil Defence workers held a baby show, and here is a nurse ..

... In connexion with Holidays-aHlome,” Croydon Civil Defence workers held a baby show, and here is a nurse bringing a borrow-load of babies for the show. ONE COMMAND M.P.’s CALL FOR BOLD ACTION Bold Allied action is urged in a letter by Mr. Edgar Granville ...

Published: Saturday 22 August 1942
Newspaper: Hartlepool Northern Daily Mail
County: Durham, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 467 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

North Shields Civil Defence Hero In London Parade

... North Shields Civil Defence Hero In London Parade A North ShieUU British Empire medallM and two representatives the local Civil Defence Services took part yesterday in the parade In London when the King, accompanied by the Queen, took the salute on the ...

Published: Monday 16 November 1942
Newspaper: Shields Daily News
County: Northumberland, England
Type: Article | Words: 941 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

MOBILE CIVIL DEFENCE

... MOBILE CIVIL DEFENCE Mobile units of civil defence workers will go to the help heavily-raided cities whenever required, says the Ministry of Home Security. They will operate as regional columns under the general control of Regional Commissioners. Aeroplane ...

Published: Thursday 01 October 1942
Newspaper: Hartlepool Northern Daily Mail
County: Durham, England
Type: Article | Words: 55 | Page: 8 | Tags: none

CIVIL DEFENCE GAMES

... CIVIL DEFENCE GAMES Sunderland Civil Defence unit teams are asked to note that the entries for the darts, dominoes, whist, table tennis, billiards and snooker leagues close on Tuesday. September 8. All entries should be sent in to Mr C. Thompson by September ...

UNITED NATIONS DAY AT MORPETH

... UNITED NATIONS DAY AT MORPETH Council To Commemorate Historic Occasion FIRE-WATCHING SCHEME Sites For Pigkeeping The Morpeth Town Council decided at Tuesday night's meeting to hold a church parade on Sunday first in celebration of United Nations Day, ...

Published: Friday 12 June 1942
Newspaper: Morpeth Herald
County: Northumberland, England
Type: Article | Words: 947 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

'e Echoes Double Wings TJRITISH and United States wings have been won by Sergt.-Pilot C. A. Kirkham, 20- year ..

... attending the war-time nurseries In Boldon Urban District, are to receive Christmas gifts made by Civil Defence workers. For some time, the men and women at Civil Defence posts in the district have been working on making or renovating toys, and already they ...