Ship Built in 75 Days

... Ship Built in 75 Days United States shipyards are building merchant ships faster than ever before in history. They are building ships according to a 105-day schedude and some ships will be constructed in 75 days. Two new records will be made on May 22 ...

Published: Monday 18 May 1942
Newspaper: Western Mail
County: Glamorgan, Wales
Type: Article | Words: 296 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

Russians Have Advanced 40 Miles

... Russian, Slovakian and Italian.” CIVIL SERVICE MEN NOT IN FORCES PiOtest agamst reservation A protest against reservation yo'-Mig Civil Servants was made to-day at the conference in London of the Association of -Service Civil Servants. Mr. J. F. Mackenzie ...

Published: Monday 18 May 1942
Newspaper: Newcastle Evening Chronicle
County: Northumberland, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 574 | Page: 1, 2 | Tags: none

CD. Success In The Operations

... encouraging points that have emerged is that street fire parties are rapidly becoming self-reliant units, able to release the experienced full-time and voluntary Civil Defence personnel for vital incidents which must take precedent. Undoubted proof has been provided ...

Published: Monday 18 May 1942
Newspaper: Western Daily Press
County: Bristol, England
Type: Article | Words: 364 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

Six Strikes End

... first-aid party the Skyrack Civil Defence contests at Hall Park yesterday obtained 130 points out of possible 130. Several competitions were arranged conjunction with the first Messenger Service parade in the West Riding. Units were inspected Sir William ...

ENEMY CLEARED

... month, by whicn time something like 160.000 ration documents will have been distributed. Civil Defence Men Charged At Jarrow Police Court to-day seven members of the Civil Defence Service were charged with having been unlawfully absent from the Springwell ...

Diary of a Yorkshireman

... want. —British United Press. WILL NEVER YIELD King Haakon Broadcast to Canada King Haakon Norwegian Independence Day broadcast from London to Canada today declared: The Norwegians are showing that Norway will never yield. Clous today unite Norway and Canada ...

Published: Monday 18 May 1942
Newspaper: Yorkshire Evening Post
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1358 | Page: 4, 5 | Tags: none

OBITUARY

... s at the City and Guild’s Engineering College, South Kensington. From London he went to the Pennsylvania Railroad, in the United States, where he gamed extensive experience, particularly in bridge work during the great Ohio floods in 1913. He became ...

Published: Monday 18 May 1942
Newspaper: Belfast News-Letter
County: Antrim, Northern Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 477 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

Onr London Letter

... hatches in the side rather on the lines of a whaling depot ship Civil Service “Mlnialer” welcomes, after an uncon” structlve chorus grumbles, practical suggestion about the reform of the Civil Service. su?h as is put forward to-day by Mr. G. M. Young, and ...

Published: Monday 18 May 1942
Newspaper: Nottingham Journal
County: Nottinghamshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1161 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

BELFAST NEWS-LETTER, MONDAY, MAY 18, 1942 POST-WAR PLANS BIRMINGHAM MAN’S PAPER READ IN BELFAST A comprehensive ..

... City Engineer of Birmingham, was delivered at a meeting in Belfast of the Northern Ireland Association of the Institution of Civil Engineers. In his absence the paper was read for him by the Belfast City Surveyor, Mr, R. B. Donald. Mr. R. D. Duncan, chairman ...

Published: Monday 18 May 1942
Newspaper: Belfast News-Letter
County: Antrim, Northern Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 854 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

THE MEDITERRANEAN NAVAL COMMAND

... had to leave the cinema,' HOME GUARDS' VITAL JOB Mr. Duncan Sandys. M.P., Financial Secretary to the War Office told Essex units of the Home Guard to-day that the Home Guard was being trained for a single battle but that happened to be the only battle ...

YOUNG CIVIL SERVANTS Reserved at 18! A protest anainst reservation of young Civil Servants was made to-day at ..

... YOUNG CIVIL SERVANTS Reserved at 18! A protest anainst reservation of young Civil Servants was made to-day at the conference in London the Association of Ex-SeVvice Civil Servants. Mr. J. F. Mackenzie (Glasgow) said that he regarded it as disgraceful ...

Published: Monday 18 May 1942
Newspaper: Portsmouth Evening News
County: Hampshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1091 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

“MALINGERING”

... employees to get home in daylight. In addition, large per’centage still found time to enrol in one or other of the Civil De- fence units, which, coupled with the speeding of the job. causes bigger strain than is generally .thought. Page 8) I would like ...

Published: Monday 18 May 1942
Newspaper: Portsmouth Evening News
County: Hampshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1144 | Page: 2 | Tags: none