... the neighbourhood or if. in tee opinion of the Civil Defence authority. they could he spared front Civil Defence duties. This arrangement would only apply to parttime members of all branches of the Civil Defence Services except the ambulance and first-aid ...

Published: Tuesday 12 May 1942
Newspaper: Penrith Observer
County: Cumberland, England
Type: Article | Words: 1862 | Page: 3 | Tags: none


... Corporation, and Lady Ruth Balfour, who presided, said tint the new training scheme was intended to create a second line of civil defence. This was the first national conference of the W.V.S.. and it came at a time when pressure on man and woman power was ...

Published: Tuesday 05 May 1942
Newspaper: Edinburgh Evening News
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1044 | Page: 4 | Tags: none


... officials the Corporation, their wives and others, foltowad a lengthy and painstaking inspection of the ranks of civil defence and other units, as welt as detachments the R.A.F. and W-A-AJ. the Duchess. A slight figure in pale blue costume and hat, she was ...

TUESDAY, MAY 6, 1942

... as they cover virtually the world’s seas. American naval units are playing their part in almost ail of these waters, and their strength is growing rapidly. Admiral Stark reports that the United States is now launching merchant vessels at average rate ...

Published: Tuesday 05 May 1942
Newspaper: Belfast News-Letter
County: Antrim, Northern Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 797 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

Secret Freedom Organisation

... both the Civil Defence services and the public at large in the part they must play the enemy should seek to land. The realistic London exercise, held this week, was designed to test the extent of the co-operation between the military and the Civil Defence ...


... Guards having a certain advantage over other Civil Defence workers. The underwriters have assessed the risk in their case somewhat lower—Fire Guards rate 10s. per unit and other Civil Defence personnel 15s. per unit. The scheme ha§ already been taken up certain ...

Published: Friday 01 May 1942
Newspaper: Birmingham Mail
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 298 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

4 Irish Independent. llonday, .llay 18, 1942. STUDENTS ODEN THE B ADVICE TO INVESTORS ATHLETIC SEASON (By Our ..

... Sugar Pref. - 0/3 - hand, and in the setting up of a committee to deal with the railwa.• Championship at Crumlin, Civil Ser- Josephs, 0-3. Civil Service. 1-5: Parnells. vice, playing clever football. de- 0-3 Lawn Tennis-Trish Hard Court Cham- Irish Times ...

Published: Monday 18 May 1942
Newspaper: Irish Independent
County: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 7315 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

Enemy’s Supply Lines Pounded

... dissipate any temptatio on their part to create awco land front in Europe. —Renter and B.U.P, £4,500 FINE ON EX-CIVIL SERVANT Herbert Charles Winstone Civil Servant, of Upper Brentwoodroad, Romford, was Bow-street today fined by Mr. McKenna £4 500 with costs for ...

Published: Friday 29 May 1942
Newspaper: Liverpool Evening Express
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1015 | Page: 1 | Tags: none


... government and Civil Defence, the new Service was organised to take over and operate in areas corresponding to those used for group control of air raid measures. That would ensure that all Civil Defence services were operated as a single flexible unit within ...

Published: Thursday 28 May 1942
Newspaper: Belfast News-Letter
County: Antrim, Northern Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 1624 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

British Army Chief Has Jaunt In Peep On Flying Visit to Ulster

... false pretences the sum of £565 14s from the Civil Defence Authority in connection with the erection of air-raid shelters in Belfalt. Both accused are charged with conspiracy to cheat and defraud the Civil Defence Authorities of large sums of money in ...

Published: Friday 22 May 1942
Newspaper: Belfast Telegraph
County: Antrim, Northern Ireland
Type: Illustrated | Words: 2011 | Page: 5 | Tags: none


... detachment representative of the Royal Navy. At the rear of the naval units was a .smart contingent of the Navy League Sea Cadets. Two famous Highland regiments, armed vehicles and mobile units represented the Army, and a Regimental Pipe. Band joined the British ...

Published: Saturday 02 May 1942
Newspaper: Arbroath Guide
County: Angus, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1940 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

Page 4. BROXBURN NEWSREEL By Recorder IC White Sparrow has. for the secttlwl MIWII oil kit all at the Howling

... foliiwing Civil liefence Services took part—The Home (Major H. K. Clarkson), the A.T.S. {Miss 1. Hay. Second W.W.I; A.T.C. Leader Pea slid Plight-Lieut. VRIIIII4II I; SpleCial Police (Inspector Motel. r R. It. Wardoi. was in charge id the Civil Defence ...

Published: Friday 29 May 1942
Newspaper: West Lothian Courier
County: West Lothian, Scotland
Type: Illustrated | Words: 2566 | Page: 4 | Tags: none