Exeter Cathedral Bulletin

... thankfulness, and thankfulness expressed praise. '•> * Sunday morning. May 13, was an official occasion. Units representing a!! the Services, military and civil, were present. It would appear from letters which have been published since that one or two more might ...

Published: Friday 01 June 1945
Newspaper: Western Morning News
County: Devon, England
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Week's News From Town and Country

... the Desert Army. He sawservice in Cyprus and Palestine before being sent to Leros, where he was captured with others of his unit after a battle lasting seven days. Shipped to Greece, the men' were marched aroupd Athens, by German guards, abut ten times ...

Published: Friday 01 June 1945
Newspaper: Exeter and Plymouth Gazette
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 4813 | Page: 6, 7 | Tags: none

Local & District News

... films was shown in the School on Monday. Lieut.-Col Nixon (chairman the Association) thanked Mr. W. H- Gwillim. of the Film Unit. CIGARETTES FOR THE FORCES On Empire Day the scholars of Stickland's School subscribed £3 10s 7d to the Overseas League Tobacco ...

Published: Friday 01 June 1945
Newspaper: Western Gazette
County: Somerset, England
Type: Article | Words: 10185 | Page: 2, 3 | Tags: none


... we happen to be a pre-Service unit. Confirmation of this was given at the Sea Ranger Silver Jubilee celebrations held at Windsor Castle on May 20th last Admiral Attwood. Why then are we never invited to the pre-Service unit nsfflites Atp P first noticed ...


... between him and the ordinary citizen have done much to create in other lands understanding of the British character. In the United States there is astonishment that at such a moment as this in the world’s history there can be any question of his leaving ...

Published: Friday 01 June 1945
Newspaper: Diss Express
County: Norfolk, England
Type: Article | Words: 455 | Page: 4 | Tags: none


... circumstances, we had no option will make plain to the French Government that, although the Coalition no longer exists, Britain is united behind the Government in its endeavour to restore order. Comment in the Parliamentary lobbies afterwards left no doubt that ...

Published: Friday 01 June 1945
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1112 | Page: 2 | Tags: none


... circles in Istanbul, B-U-P. reports. RECONSTRUCTION IN CIVIL SERVICE EX-SERVICE PEOPLE TO HAVE MANY POSTS There will be between 32,600 and 43,700 permanent pensionable jobs available in the British home Civil Service and in the senior branch of the Foreign Service ...

Published: Friday 01 June 1945
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1718 | Page: 3 | Tags: none


... Pte. Johnson went with his unit to the Gothic Line, and they had very sticky time there, as the Army phrase goes. After some time there, they were sent to Greece, getting there Just In time to become involved restoring civil order. ” It wasn’t so good ...


... 17; husbands and wives and daughters worked side by side. High Parliamentary officials. Cabinet Ministers’ wives, policemen, Civil Servants, men and girls from the Post Office, and cooks from the kitchen made up the staff. Together they have done —and are ...

Published: Friday 01 June 1945
Newspaper: Gloucester Citizen
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 965 | Page: 6 | Tags: none


... Munch, of Paris, the Times,” speaking of the Ballade, commented: The Ballade is in the composer's lighter lyrical vein, civilized music, sounding no depth of feeling, posing no problems to the mind, but playing exquisitely on the senses. Miss Kathleen ...

Published: Friday 01 June 1945
Newspaper: Bury Free Press
County: Suffolk, England
Type: Article | Words: 2428 | Page: 8, 9 | Tags: none

The Lighter Side

... Debrett? Youthful librarian: “Debrett? I don't think so. Is it a classic?” Telegraph.” S.E.A.C. Is Now British. United States Air Force units have been withdrawn from South- East Asia Command, which now becomes an R.A.F. formation. Their withdrawal to another ...

Published: Friday 01 June 1945
Newspaper: Nottingham Evening Post
County: Nottinghamshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 703 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

PIGEON PARACHUTED 200 MILES FROM BASE Two more pigeons have been awarded the Dickin Medal the P.D.B.A. Allied ..

... NortivWest Germany and the It is officially announced Russan-controlled zone, says #] in Rome «o-day. states British United Press - . British United Press, that This is the latest develo!#hent the Allies have notified Italy j the resumption the railway « on their ...

Published: Friday 01 June 1945
Newspaper: Newcastle Evening Chronicle
County: Northumberland, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 852 | Page: 1 | Tags: none