Local & District News

... arranged by Mr. and Mrs. K. W Abbott, and £17 has been collected at Holy Trinity Church. CIVIL DEFENCE DARTS Finals of Local Competition Finals of the Dorchester Civil Defence Services' darts competition for cup and shield, given by Mr. Douglas Jackman, ...

Published: Friday 22 May 1942
Newspaper: Western Gazette
County: Somerset, England
Type: Article | Words: 12270 | Page: 2, 3 | Tags: none

WITH THE SOUTH NOTTS

... the top deck were injured. One of these was George Frederick Richards, 39, private in the R.A.0.C., who was returning to his unit from visit to his home, 106 Kentwood-road, Sneinton-dale, Nottingham. His skull was fractured, and he died shortly afterwards ...

Published: Friday 22 May 1942
Newspaper: Nottingham Evening Post
County: Nottinghamshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 784 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

“NO SOCIAL SECURITY WITHOUT OBLIGATION”

... such a high point as Britain had done in this war. The population of the United Kingdom between the ages of fourteen and sixty-five was 35,300,000, he said. In the armed forces, civil defence and industry, the number now employed was 22,000,000 and part-time ...

Published: Friday 22 May 1942
Newspaper: Liverpool Daily Post
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 687 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

IN THE PATH OF THE ENEMY Biggleswade Sees Invasion Tactics DEFENCE SERVICES COMBINE FOR EXERCISE Biggleswade had

... Railway Station after suffering few casualties, to reinforce the enemy already in possession. En route they wrought havoc among Civil Defence personnel who were in front of the A.R.P. headquarters and in front of the Police Station. They failed to locate two ...

Published: Friday 22 May 1942
Newspaper: Biggleswade Chronicle
County: Bedfordshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1652 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

DO YOUR BEST TO HELP US TO KEEP THE FARES LOW

... Wrexham is to have a luu Empire rally tomorrow afternoon A P rotl sion, including 'naval, military, R.A.F. units, together with a no lll of bands and Civil Defence person® will march through the town j racecourse where there will inspection by the Mayor and ...

Published: Friday 22 May 1942
Newspaper: Liverpool Echo
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 362 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

BRITISH MAN-POWER

... manpower to such a high point as Britain had done in this war. The population of the United Kingdom between the ages 14 and 65 was 33.300.000. In the armed forces, civil defence, and industry the number now employed was 22.000.000, and parttime workers ...

Published: Friday 22 May 1942
Newspaper: Western Morning News
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 195 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

HOME GUARD BATTLE AT WELLINGBORO’

... the police were not playing! —that the civil defence personnel were not included in the exercise. The Colonel explained that circumstances did not permit their inclusion on this occasion but promised that the civil forces would be included in all future ...

Published: Friday 22 May 1942
Newspaper: Northampton Mercury
County: Northamptonshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1179 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

The Birmiegh am

... population of 33,300,000 between the ages of fourteen and sixty-five, 22,000,000 persons were now employed in the armed Forces, Civil Defence and industry. Mr. Tom Smith (Lab. —Nor- who opened the debate, said the Essential Work Orders had conferred substantial ...

Published: Friday 22 May 1942
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 768 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

ADMITTED REMARK

... Probation of Offenders’ Act on payment of 4s costs, and hoped that when the police spoke to him In the future he would more civil to them. Newcomers At The Avenue Ncsco, newcomers to the Northumberland War-time Cricket Competition, are visitors to Preston ...

Published: Friday 22 May 1942
Newspaper: Shields Daily News
County: Northumberland, England
Type: Article | Words: 350 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

Stay-At-Home Holidays For Penge Workers

... market transaction. 'April to August of last year he covered that the box contained Rose said that he had been in!was with his unit in Wales and had live hand grenades and stick, hospital as a result of a war in -.not had leave during that time. bombs with ...

Published: Friday 22 May 1942
Newspaper: Norwood News
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 2047 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

WAR SERVICE

... never been revealed before,” said Mr. Bevin, and he continued: “The population in the United Kingdom between the ages of 14 and 65 is 33.300,000. “In the Armed Forces, Civil Defence and all types of industry the number now employed is 22,000,000 between the ...

Published: Friday 22 May 1942
Newspaper: Newcastle Journal
County: Northumberland, England
Type: Article | Words: 436 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

UNDERSTANDING

... fair to both sides. For example, the Atlantic Charter was drawn up and accepted for guidance in the future work of the re-settlement of Europe and of the world after the peace. Now, that Charter embodies certain quite precise principles for the international ...

Published: Friday 22 May 1942
Newspaper: Norwood News
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1808 | Page: 2 | Tags: none