Planes Fly Out On Schedule

Planes Fly Out On Schedule
Early departures from London Airport to-day were unaffected by the strike of B.O.A.C. electricians. The strike began on Friday after 130 electrical engineers had protested against the continued employment of two men who were said to be non-unionists. Twenty-five men were suspended for refusing to work overtime. Last night the British Overseas Airways Corporation said ...

Major Operation To Save Flooded Pit

Major Operation To Save Flooded Pit
Hundreds of tons of rocks wedged into the hole through which flood waters from the swollen River Browney are pouring into Littleburn Colliery have failed to stem the inrush. For a short time this temporary expedient was successful, but water has again broken through and plans are now being made for a major operation. In ...

SHOCK FROM A SHELL

SHOCK FROM A SHELL
Hull police became the owners yesterday of a 2lb souvenir shell which, after being used as a door stopper and paper weight at a house for 10 years, suddenly showed a spark of life. When a Hull woman knocked the souvenir from the mantelpiece in her son’s bedroom, there was a small report, a flash ...

Microfilms of “Luton News” For Library

Microfilms of “Luton News” For Library
Luton Public Library is to posses microfilm copies of volumes of “The Luton News” from 1916 onwards. The Libraries Committee of the Town Council is to consider the provision of a storage cabinet and viewer when the 1951-52 estimates are prepared. The microfilm copies are prepared by separately photographing each page of the volumes in ...

Mobile-Movable Motion

Mobile-Movable Motion
Whether there is any difference between the words “movable” and “mobile” caused humorous discussion at the Tuesday’s meeting of Luton Town Council. It followed a resolution by the Housing and Estates Committee that executive power be given to the Market and Shops Sub-Committee to deal with the general question of the opening of mobile shops ...

County Footpaths Survey Making Headway

County Footpaths Survey Making Headway
Under the National Parks and Access to the Countryside Act, Kent County Council, like other comparable authorities, has to carry out before the end of 1952 a survey to its area to ascertain which footpaths, bridleways and certain other highways are “public.” A draft map and statement have to be prepared. There must be consultation ...

£5,000 safety flywheel at Bishop House

£5,000 safety flywheel at Bishop House
The noise of the flywheel has come once more to Bishop House Mill, Burnley, where, about 15 months ago, an explosion wrecked the engine-house and killed one of the operatives. No more will the workpeople live in feat of the flywheel disintegrating, as did the old one. The new wheel, measuring 18tt 6in across and ...

3 Things Foreigners Should Remember When Hiring London Escorts

3 Things Foreigners Should Remember When Hiring London Escorts
There are so many men who go to the UK just to get the chance to meet gorgeous escorts based in London. However, if you are someone who has a different culture as the London escorts, it would be best to be prepared before you actually go and book for appointments with them. Cultural differences ...

Landmarks of Burton upon Trent

Landmarks of Burton upon Trent
Burton upon Trent is known more as an industrial than touristic town, but it has several landmarks which are often visited by people coming to that place with different reasons. One of the most important landmarks of Burton upon Trent is The Burton Cooper, one of the most important sculpture made from bronze which is ...

Basic Steps in Adjusting Brand New Adjustable Beds

Basic Steps in Adjusting Brand New Adjustable Beds
If you just recently bought one or two adjustable beds, you have to make sure that you are able to test its functions when you get home. If you’re not sure on how to do it or if the manual looks too confusing, here are the universal steps that are usually done in order to ...

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