BATTLE OF BRITAIN SUNDAY

... observance Cattle of Britain Sunday in iChelsea wa-> marked a military and civil defence pr. cession, followed by a parade service in St. Luke’s Church, Sydney-street. The units forming the procession assembled at Walpole-slroel. under the direction of ...

ROWINGTON

... Common to Berkswell Reading Room, accompanied by the Balsall Unit of the G.T.C. The parade was led the Band of the Flight. On arrival at the Reading Room the parade was Joined by Civil Defence Units from Balsall and Bcrkswell districts, including the First ...

BARWOLDSWICK NOTES & PERSONAL

... strength Parish Church Harvest. Although other churches similarly celebrating the ingathering the harvest, and the various Civil Defence Units parading in commemoration of the Battle of; Britain, there was a fairly large) congregation at the Parish Church| where ...

Published: Friday 01 October 1943
Newspaper: Barnoldswick & Earby Times
County: Yorkshire, England
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Parish Church Festival

... in observance of Battle of Britain Sunday and Civil Defence Day. At the outset, Mr. Wilson paid tribute to the loyal co-operation of the wardens, nurses, doctors, messengers and otlfcer Civil Defence units during days of national peril when tlie Battle ...

Published: Friday 01 October 1943
Newspaper: Barnoldswick & Earby Times
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1005 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

EARBY & DISTRICT NOTES & NEWS

... in publiclife throughout wide area. | During the last war Mr. Payne served in the Royal Field Artilltry. When the present Civil Defence Service was formed, he was among the first to join the Earby Wardens’ organisation, and* the time of his death was ...

Published: Friday 01 October 1943
Newspaper: Barnoldswick & Earby Times
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1747 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

Around the District

... Rhythm Dance Band. The Committee catered for' refreshments, and it is expected that nearly £2O will be realised. UNITED SERVICE A united service was held on the Cannock Chase Colliery Sports Ground, Chasetown, on Sunday afternoon, in remembrance of the ...

Published: Friday 01 October 1943
Newspaper: Lichfield Mercury
County: Staffordshire, England
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DERBYSHIRE MEN IN MIDDLE EAST

... was not the first had heard out here of There is another Cestrefeldian unit connected with own L.A.C Dennis Marples, whose home is in the Ashgate district Chesterfield, and who, civil life, was on Aid M. Robinson's staff at Portland Works So far I have ...

BRIMINGTON

... BRIMINGTON Service and civil defence units I were represented a parade to Brimington Parish Church. The parade marshal was F./Lt. W. F. Ransford R.A.F.V.R. Taking part > were the A.T.C. (acting O.C. F./O. . W Stubbings), G.T.C. (Comman. dant Mrs. Pearson) ...

SERVING WITH THE FORGES

... one the tor the mechanical transport section few land girls chosen to take part in 1942. at the age of 17. and after 12 the United Nations' Day Parade at months' driving is going in for despatch London on Whit Monday 1943. Before riding Before Joining up ...

HEALTHY GAINS YOUR BABY

... ons who have Blied to the Council of the Urbai istrict of Staveley for registra tion under a registration notid under the Civil Defence Dutic, (Compulsory Enrolment) Order 1942; (li) persons who are exempted fronr registration by reason of belong to a ...

“ MAN AND HIS MATE ”

... of vantage en route, to view the procession, which was made up as follows: Band of the Royal Berks Regiment; Anti-Aircraft Unit; Bucks Battalion Home Guard; Royal Air Force Band; Royal Air borce personnel (including the W.A.A.b.) from Halton; Air Training ...

Published: Friday 01 October 1943
Newspaper: Bucks Herald
County: Buckinghamshire, England
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SERVICES IN THE COUNTY

... special service was combined with the harvest festival services. A procession marched to church for the morning service. Civil Defence units represented .were Home Guard, Cadets. Special Constables, N.F.S., A.R.P. Wardens, First- Aid personnel. Land Girls. ...