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jH[| AXE WANTED

... declared. Throughout the war the T.M.C.A. had been running 1,300 centres this country alone, and in addition 1,000 mobile units had toured isolated sites. There had been upwards of 150,000 volunteer women helpers and they had done noble work. The total ...

Published: Saturday 01 September 1945
Newspaper: Gloucester Citizen
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 538 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

SIX TREMENDOUS YEARS

... others can make war or wreck the peace without their aid or connivance. The three trustees are the British Commonwealth, the United States and the Soviet Union. Tet six years ago their military power was rated as dubious and their political influence was ...

Published: Monday 03 September 1945
Newspaper: Gloucester Citizen
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 492 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

40 P.O.W.s MENTIONED AT AIDING ENEMY TRIAL

... first hour to-day he listened to a statement he had made to Capt. R. W. Spooner, a British intelligence officer, in a German civil prison at Luneberg last May. It covered 30 foolscap folios written on both sides, and in the 101 st and concluding paragraph ...

Published: Monday 03 September 1945
Newspaper: Gloucestershire Echo
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 820 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

Time for Statement

... better contract. Class B so far has failed Its object because the deep-seated repugnance of the British to being directed In civil life. A builder or a school-teacher or a miner leaving the Forces under Class B is at present called to go where he is sent ...

Published: Wednesday 05 September 1945
Newspaper: Gloucester Citizen
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1294 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

GREAT WORK FOR RETURNED PRISONERS

... Commanding Officer of the Civil Resettlement Camp at Daglingworth, near Cirencester, in the course of an address to Cheltenham Rotary Club on Tuesday. Dr. D. E. Morley, the president, was in the chair. The object of the civil resettlement camps, of which about ...

Published: Wednesday 05 September 1945
Newspaper: Gloucestershire Echo
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 412 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

ORDER OF ST. JOHN Glo's+er Officer Honoured His Majesty the King, the Sovereign Head of the Grand Priory in the

... efforts by receipt of the Award of Merit in 1940. In addition to this extra war work, Mr. Palmer was also a member of the Civil Defence Casualty Service, First Aid Poet, a duty he performed regularly until the stand-down in 1945. The father of Mr. J. ...

Published: Thursday 06 September 1945
Newspaper: Gloucester Citizen
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 460 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

FORMER P.O.W.S VISIT TO DOWTY'S

... FORMER P.O.W.S VISIT TO DOWTY'S Resettlement in civil life of Britain's late prisoners of war is a matter with which the Government is intimately concerned, and North Gloucestershire's resettlement camp at Daglingworth, near Cirencester, is already doing ...

Published: Tuesday 11 September 1945
Newspaper: Gloucestershire Echo
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 248 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

RATIONS BY AIR AT R.A.S.C. GYMKHANA

... assisted in the various demonstrations. UNITS CUT OFF A fairly large crowd was present in the afternoon when the Dakotas flew in to drop their ration packets, the demonstration showing the method of supplying units cut off or in very forward areas. The ...

Published: Thursday 13 September 1945
Newspaper: Gloucestershire Echo
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 405 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

SORDID T.li.C. WANT 40 HOUR WEEK

... submit’schemes for the 40-hour week to the Ministry of Labour within certain period. . . „ Laughter was caused by Mr. H. Eastwood (United Rubber Workers) who, in demanding the abolition of overtime, said: “There , only one section of industry which should be allowed ...

Published: Friday 14 September 1945
Newspaper: Gloucester Citizen
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 289 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

CHINA'S MAQUIS HAD AGENTS IN TOKYO

... equivalent of the guerrillas ashore. As one means of solving the problem of redundancy, prefabricated houses, and bathroom units, etc., to be produced by factories engaged on heavy engineering during the war. Mr. A R. Penny (Metal Mechanics) quoted the ...

Published: Friday 14 September 1945
Newspaper: Gloucester Citizen
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 729 | Page: 8 | Tags: none

CIVIL Service Examinations for Permanent Appointments. Clerical Class lor boys and girls, 1«—174. Examination ..

... are invited to apply during their period of re-settlement leave on full pay for vacancies at Stretton’s Oarage, Worcester Street. Gloucester. Applications will not be considered from those whose re-settlement leave has expired. - Ul4 EXPERIENCED 2nd Gardener ...

Published: Friday 14 September 1945
Newspaper: Gloucester Citizen
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 552 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

Too Near

... lawyers. Resettlement questions are also to the fore in these days, and those are pas ed on to the Ministry of Labour Resettlement Advice Office. Since VE Day about 170,000 inquiries month have been dealt with at the 950 Bureaux in the United Kingdom. ...

Published: Friday 14 September 1945
Newspaper: Gloucester Citizen
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 768 | Page: 4 | Tags: none