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... Officer and Civil Defence Staff Officer at a salary of £375. Following receipt of a. letter from Mr. E. H. F. Dammers asking for certain statistics regarding the Civil Defence and Fire Guard plan lor comparison with other towns, the Civil Defence Committee ...

Published: Friday 18 June 1943
Newspaper: Western Gazette
County: Somerset, England
Type: Article | Words: 7731 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

WINGS FOR VICTORY

... admiracion for the people who were not uniform, but who. after doing full day's work in civil jobs, found time for the Home Guard, the A.R.P., and all sorts of Civil Defence jobs They admired them for that, and' from the Air Force he wished to send them ...

Published: Friday 25 June 1943
Newspaper: Western Gazette
County: Somerset, England
Type: Article | Words: 2041 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

Local & District News

... week opened with a carnival. A procession of adults and children In fancy dress, decorated prams, cycles and vehicles, units of Civil Defence, Home Guard. Fire Service, a Carnival Queen (Margaret Down) and her four ladles-in-waiting (Daphne Down. Jeanette ...

Published: Friday 25 June 1943
Newspaper: Western Gazette
County: Somerset, England
Type: Article | Words: 7714 | Page: 2, 3 | Tags: none

Local & District News

... Farrington: Mrs Matthews and family; Mrs. Dodds and Mrs. Bamfield (Bristol): St. Nicolas Hospital Staff; Parochial Church Council; Civil Service Association: Members of his Office Staff. FUNERAL OF MR. F. I. TREVETT Tributes at Abbey Service Freemasons. Oddfellows ...

Published: Friday 11 June 1943
Newspaper: Western Gazette
County: Somerset, England
Type: Article | Words: 13031 | Page: 2, 3 | Tags: none

TRIBUTE TO LATE BOROUGH SURVEYOR. Two nominations were made for the vacancy on the Glastonbury Borough Council ..

... were adopted on the proposition of the Deputy Mayor, seconded by Alderman Whitlow. CIVIL DEFENCE EMERGENCY COMM= COMMITTEE. Coun. Alexander presented the minutes of the Civil Defence Emergency Committee, which included the following: The Chairman on behalf ...

Published: Friday 04 June 1943
Newspaper: Central Somerset Gazette
County: Somerset, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1952 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

WAREHAM AREA'S TARGET

... detachments. Civil Defence units, Wareham A.T.C., G.T.C.. Girl Guides, and Red Cross, with the bands of the Wareham Town. Russell Cotes Nautical School, N.F.S. (Bournemouth), Taunton School A.T.C., and the pipes and drums of a R.A. unit. OPENING CEREMONY ...

Published: Friday 04 June 1943
Newspaper: Western Gazette
County: Somerset, England
Type: Article | Words: 1143 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

Local & District News

... to his fatner. He been a member of the Home Guard, and until his heaitn compelled nim give it up, he was a warden in the Civil Defence service, but ne took no prominent part public affairs. Mr. leaves a wife and two daugnters—Miss Joyce Wnatley. serving ...

Published: Friday 04 June 1943
Newspaper: Western Gazette
County: Somerset, England
Type: Article | Words: 11493 | Page: 2, 3 | Tags: none

ESSENCE OF THE WEEK

... Behind the fighting men of the United Nations the Homo Guard and Civil Defence workers, a mighty army of ordinary men and women who supply them with all the needs of war, was Monday, represented in all its strength in United Nations Day ceremonies of honouring ...

Published: Friday 18 June 1943
Newspaper: Shepton Mallet Journal
County: Somerset, England
Type: Article | Words: 1530 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

WELLS JOURNAL AND SOMERSET AND WEST OF ENGLAND ADVERTISER, FRIDAY, JUNE 25, 1943

... Events To-night (Friday). Dance, St. Cuthj bert’s Dining Hall, 9—l, Admission 2/-, H.M. Forces- 1/-. Sunday, June 27th. The United Church, Wells, Sunday School Anniversary, a.m. 3 p.m. and 6.30 p.m. Wednesday, June 30th.—Garden Fete, in aid of the Red Cross ...

Published: Friday 25 June 1943
Newspaper: Wells Journal
County: Somerset, England
Type: Article | Words: 1304 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

DORCHESTER WHITSUN FETE

... children. Responsible for organising this memorable event wore the people of St. George's Church, together with the local Civil Defence and Home Guard. At an early stage the original target of £200 was raised to £500. Canon H. S. Bowers, who introduced ...

Published: Friday 18 June 1943
Newspaper: Western Gazette
County: Somerset, England
Type: Article | Words: 680 | Page: 3 | Tags: none