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WARDENS’ QUIZ Dumfries Team Wins At Kirkcudbright large and interested audience, j of the various civil de- ..

... WARDENS’ QUIZ Dumfries Team Wins At Kirkcudbright large and interested audience, j of the various civil de- units in Kirkcudbright and ' trict, assembled in the Cochran ' ei norial Gymnasium on Wednes,,y evening, to hear the return Quiz between teams ...

Published: Saturday 20 November 1943
Newspaper: Dumfries and Galloway Standard
County: Dumfriesshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 508 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

CIVIL DEFENCE SERVICES

... was principally in the county, where the Civil Defence Executive Committee and the county controller, Mr John Robson, were able to demonstrate to the Commissioner the efficiency of various Civil Defence units and equipment in all the main centres of the ...

Published: Saturday 20 September 1941
Newspaper: Dumfries and Galloway Standard
County: Dumfriesshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 548 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

VE141.1: IPV CIVIL MAR

... VE141.1: CIVIL MAR before we cave them what tiny desired. The lrake of Wellington raid. that the Catholic Emancipation 1101 did not pare there would to. eiiil war. It was rega,sto.l lime that if sonic 11101 ilia mot pawl nr did there might be civil war. The ...

Published: Wednesday 28 April 1886
Newspaper: Dumfries and Galloway Standard
County: Dumfriesshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 6755 | Page: 6, 7 | Tags: none

CIVIL WAR

... CIVIL WAR All this talk of civil war had not come from the Government. It had com© from the party opposite. (Ministerial cheers.) For the last two years the Government have been forced listen to drone of threats of civil war with the most blood-curdling ...

Published: Saturday 02 May 1914
Newspaper: Dumfries and Galloway Standard
County: Dumfriesshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 551 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

CIVIL DEFENCE

... CIVIL DEFENCE How The Services Operate Address James Hutcheon. Town Clerk and Civil Defence Controller Dumfries, delivered an inspiring address to a large and representative gathering of Emergency Relief Organisation personnel in the Municipal Chambers ...

Published: Wednesday 14 January 1942
Newspaper: Dumfries and Galloway Standard
County: Dumfriesshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 591 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

CIVIL DEFENCE

... CIVIL DEFENCE Tour By Sir Steven Bilsland Sir Steven Bilsland, Bart., M.C., District Commissioner for Civil Defence, concluded a two days’ visit to Dumfriesshire last night, when he reviewed large parade of civil defence personnel at Palmerston Park, ...

Published: Saturday 04 September 1943
Newspaper: Dumfries and Galloway Standard
County: Dumfriesshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 408 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

CIVIL DEFENCE SERVICES

... evinced by all branches of the Civil Defence Services. Continual readiness and thorough training in every branch of civil defence is our strong weapon, and I look forward with confidence to the outcome of any test which the Civil Defence Service may be called ...

Published: Saturday 27 December 1941
Newspaper: Dumfries and Galloway Standard
County: Dumfriesshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 803 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

CIVIL WAR IN SWITZERLAND

... CIVIL WAR IN SWITZERLAND. November 10, 1847 Switzerland is the most romantic country in Europe; its scenery and its history are equally picturesque and spirit-stirring; but their old character of romance, that made tbem so dear to all lovers of freedom ...

Published: Wednesday 10 November 1847
Newspaper: Dumfries and Galloway Standard
County: Dumfriesshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 528 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

CIVIL DEFENCE

... CIVIL DEFENCE Inspection By District Commissioner When Sir Steven Bilsland, Bart., M.C., D.L., District Commissioner of Civil Defence for Western Scotland, visited Dumfries on Saturday he had many complimentary things to say regarding the work of the ...

Published: Wednesday 05 July 1944
Newspaper: Dumfries and Galloway Standard
County: Dumfriesshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 210 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

For Civil Defenders

... For Civil Defenders. The instructions, official ami unofficial, that have been issued for the guidance of those in the Civil Defence services have grown to pretty considerable volume. Thera is some danger of confusion arising from trying to assimilate ...

Published: Saturday 23 January 1943
Newspaper: Dumfries and Galloway Standard
County: Dumfriesshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 2233 | Page: 4, 5 | Tags: none

ATTACK ON KIRKCONNEL Civil Defence and Home Guard Exercise The village of Kirkconnel was the centre of invasion ..

... ATTACK ON KIRKCONNEL Civil Defence and Home Guard Exercise The village of Kirkconnel was the centre of invasion exercises Sunday, which created considerable interest in the district. The scheme was arranged the local Invasion Committee, with the co-operation ...

Published: Wednesday 02 December 1942
Newspaper: Dumfries and Galloway Standard
County: Dumfriesshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 878 | Page: 2 | Tags: none