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IN THE GALE

... Queen were touring Tyneside on April 7 they had a-vivid experience of the gale. During their inspection of a Civil Defence iparade on Newcastle United football ground, the wind was so violent that police stood by in case the Royal stand should collapse. While ...

Published: Monday 19 April 1943
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 136 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

COURT AND PERSONAL

... St.. Mark’s Church, North Audley Street, yesterday. The Duchess of Kent yesterday visited Luton, where she inspected units of the Civil Defence services and visited the Luton and Dunstable Hospital. Mr. A. B. Wright, who was seconded from his substantive ...

Published: Thursday 01 April 1943
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 141 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

The Birmingham

... accompanied by the Queen —took the salute outside Buckingham Palace during a march past of Civil Defence personnel, aircraft workers, members of A.A. Command and units of the R.A.F. and Dominion (Air Forces. •At St. Paul’s, the service was thanksgiving to ...

Published: Monday 27 September 1943
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 654 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

Woolton Wonderland

... Woolton’s Wonderland, but not of whisky. TRADE DISPUTES ACT CONTROVERSY CIVIL SERVICE UNIONS AND THE T.U.C. Since Mr. Churchill received a deputation representatives of the three Civil Service Unions, the Cabinet has further considered the Trade Disputes ...

Published: Wednesday 11 August 1943
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 587 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

Our Priceless Heritage

... STAFFS CIVIL SERVICE CLERKS’ ALLEGATIONS “purge” of non-Ciril Service officials from local food offices was demanded at the resumed conference of the Civil Service Clerical Association in London yesterday. A motion was passed that permanent Civil Servants ...

Published: Thursday 20 May 1943
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 444 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

BETTER OUTLOOK AT ALGIERS DE GAULLE WITHDRAWS RESIGNATION THREAT OPTIMISM OF GENERAL CATROUX Algiers, June 16 ..

... double [ho number and tonnage of vessels in operation early in 1943. Mr. Janies M. Landis, Civil Defence Director, said there was a considerable likelihood that the United States would be subjected to air raids both on the Pacific and North-Eastern coasts. ...

Published: Thursday 17 June 1943
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 616 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

To Ensure Efficiency

... the use of a ruler and his family and what precisely are items which should legitimately come within the scope of civil lists and civil purses. ’ The issue was of prime importance and one in which close critical interest was taken not only in India but ...

Published: Friday 15 October 1943
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 284 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

ATHLETICS

... Representatives of the Royal Navy, the British Army, Royal Air Force and Civil Defence, and of forces of Allied nations, engaged in an athletic contest at Epsom on Saturday, Civil Defence won with 96 points; Army second, 80V6 points; R.A.F. third, 66 points; ...

Published: Monday 26 July 1943
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 242 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

USEFUL GIFTS

... irom military to civil employment, and there will obviously be great practical advantages in such a procedure. But there will also be danger to civil aviation. If the Air Ministry ever was the best Government Department to foster civil avia- tion, it ceased ...

Published: Friday 12 March 1943
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1626 | Page: 1, 2 | Tags: none

Compromise Suggestion

... arisen. The Civil Service has been warned. Our purpose in seeing the Prime Minister last Tuesday and the chairman and secretary of the T.U.C. last Friday was to prevail upon them to seek some amicable solution of the present deadlock. The whole Civil Service ...

Published: Thursday 12 August 1943
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 672 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

LONDON LETTER

... reduce them to the level Civil Servants, who had precious little initiative. They dare not, and cannot, be original. . Mrs. C. Hawkes, of a British Museum official, defended Civil Servants. After all,” she asked, is th* Civil Servant a different species ...

Published: Monday 09 August 1943
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 492 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

FIRST KNOCK-OUT FOR GERMANY THEN JAPAN’S TURN WILL COME Detroit (Mich.), November 29 Air Marshal Sir William ..

... could have that Japan would eventually be overthrown. CIVIL SERVICE BONUS An application for an increase in the war bonus payable to non-industrial Civil Servants has been under consideration by the Civil Service National Whitley Council. lAn agreement has ...

Published: Tuesday 30 November 1943
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 856 | Page: 3 | Tags: none