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Police At War
In 1939 many young policemen were armed forces reservists and police numbers sharply declined as its members left to fight. The gaps were filled by volunteers who were either too old to fight or working in reserved occupations. Approximately 130,000
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One of Britain’s preeminent cultural institutions has recently moved its most famous suit of armour as part of its reopening The Wallace Collection in central London contains 25 galleries of fine and decorative arts ranging from paintings and furni
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Blitz Spirit
A 17-year old stores clerk from Coventry, Quinn was also a volunteer St John Ambulance cadet. On 19 October 1940, she was administering first aid at an ARP post when incendiary bombs suddenly fell nearby in the city. The Coventry Standard newspaper r