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Spring Beds and Sheets ... and Only Pay Parades FIRST MIDLAND C.R.U. WILL BE SOLDIERS’ UtOPIA first Civil ..

... Army, authorities. Since it was decided to use it as a Civil Resettlement Unit considerable alterations have been made. modation are above the ordinary barrack standard.” The men can go to the unit nearest their homes; they can have leave every week-end ...

Published: Tuesday 31 July 1945
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Gazette
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 508 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

HALF-WAY HALL FOR REPATRIATED MEN GUIDING THEM BACK TO CIVILIAN LIFE The first Civil Resettlement Unit in the ..

... HALF-WAY HALL FOR REPATRIATED MEN GUIDING THEM BACK TO CIVILIAN LIFE The first Civil Resettlement Unit in the Midlands for repatriated prisoners-of-war discharged or released from the Army to be opened on Thursday at Wightwick Hall, near Wolverhampton ...

Published: Tuesday 31 July 1945
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 148 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

Sixty repatriated prisoners of war, stationed at Stourport with the 17th Civil Resettlement Unit, to-day ..

... Sixty repatriated prisoners of war, stationed at Stourport with the 17th Civil Resettlement Unit, to-day visited Bournville and toured the factory of Cadbury Bros., Ltd. Many of the men had been in prison camps in Europe and in the Far East. To-night ...

Published: Thursday 13 December 1945
Newspaper: Birmingham Mail
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 92 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

ADJUSTMENT TO CIVIL LIFE

... ADJUSTMENT TO CIVIL LIFE FIRST ARRIVALS AT MIDLAND UNIT The first Civil Resettlement Unit in the Midlands, and one of the first in the country, was opened to-day at Wightwick Hall, near Wolverhampton. The work of getting the ...

Published: Thursday 02 August 1945
Newspaper: Birmingham Mail
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 193 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

RADIO REVIEW

... spoken word was too loud and too lengthy. F>OUGLAS CLEVERDON’S Stalag to Civvy Street,” a feature the work of the Civil Resettlement Unit, which aims at making the transition of ex-prisoners of war to civilian life less difficult than it might otherwise ...

Published: Monday 08 October 1945
Newspaper: Evening Despatch
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1053 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

HELPING OUR EX-P.O.W.S

... have been converting Wightwick Hall, near Wolverhampton, into a civil resettlement unit for British repatriated prisoners of war, the first of whom arrived there to-day. The M.O. of the unit is a Northfield doctor, who qualifield at Birmingham University ...

Published: Thursday 02 August 1945
Newspaper: Evening Despatch
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 97 | Page: 1, 2 | Tags: none

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... are discussing the problem. FRIDAY: “STALAC TO CIVVY STREET (Midland. 8.30). Because this dramatised story of the Civil Resettlement Unit is the sort thing Douglas Cleverdon does so well. “MUSICAL GLOUCESTERSHIRE (Midland. 9.30). Because I expect the ...

Published: Monday 01 October 1945
Newspaper: Evening Despatch
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1046 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

DIARY

... 13 October an ex-P.0.W., Bandsman Gregory, who is now undergoing course of training in carpentry at the Army’s Civil Resettlement Unit at Wightwick Hall. Wolverhampton, will take part in a programme next ...

Published: Wednesday 03 October 1945
Newspaper: Evening Despatch
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 348 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

Resettlement Bureau off to flying start two hours of its opening: at 9 a.m. to-day, the Birmingham Re ..

... Resettlement Bureau off to flying start two hours of its opening: at 9 a.m. to-day, the Birmingham Re-settlement Advice Bureau had 12 callers seeking guidance in regard to individual problems The Bureau has been set up at 5, Lower Temple-street tor the ...

Published: Monday 16 April 1945
Newspaper: Evening Despatch
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 618 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

RESETTLEMENT

... thus broken down to small units in which humanity and the personal touch can find scope such as they never have under a Government department. Individual employers are far more likely to stretch point and be generous than are Civil Servants tied hand and ...

Published: Wednesday 19 December 1945
Newspaper: Birmingham Mail
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 748 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

FOR BIRMINGHAM SOLVING RESETTLEMENT PROBLEMS

... FOR BIRMINGHAM SOLVING RESETTLEMENT PROBLEMS Six Birmingham Civil Servants, three men and three women, are to have the task of solving the post-war resettlement problems of the city’s returning Service men and women. They have been chosen because of special ...

Published: Saturday 14 April 1945
Newspaper: Birmingham Mail
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1229 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

Resettlement

... our military commitments and fair treatment to serving men and women. The arrangements already In operation for the resettlement in civil Jife of men and women released from the Forces and from work will be continued, and where necessary expanded. The ...

Published: Thursday 16 August 1945
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Gazette
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 162 | Page: 2 | Tags: none