Page 11, 6th March 1936

6th March 1936
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S.v.p. Meeting At Manchester

Root Evil Of Personal Selfishness Dr. W. O'Leary's Address " We are living in thrilling times at present, and we have our present Holy Father's words for it that we are living......

Farmers Fear Late Spring

HIGH POTATO PRICES All Operations Held Up by Bad Weather The arable fartners of Lancashire, Cheshire and Yorkshire expect the latest spring for the past twenty or thirty years.......

Church Burglar Sent To Ps On Offertory Boxes Robbed

For stealing money from the offertory boxes at All Saints' church, Golborne, Nr. Warrington, Ernest Monks, aged 42, of Pendleton, Salford, was sent to prison for 12 months with......

Bishop's Appeal To Children

St. Joseph's Penny Collection The Bishop of Salford has once again made his annual appeal through the columns of the Harvest to the children of the diocese to give generously to......

Lancashire And Education Councillor Favours Exemption Clause

Speaking on a resolution protesting against the school-leaving exemption clause in the government's new Education Bill, Alderman S. Hall, chairman of the Rotherham Education......

Manchester's Triumph

Sir Francis Freemantle, M.P., speaking at the annual meeting of the Garden Cities and Town-Planning Association in London last Friday suggested that Wythenshawe (near......

Lower Duty On Livestock

MERSEY TO BENEFIT Work for Slaughterhouges The reduction of the duty on livestock imported into this country from the Irish Free State has given great satisfaction on Merseyside......

Salford Citizens Reading Less A Sign Of Better Trade

Library officials consider it a sign of better trade that Salford is reading less. In his report for the year ended October 31, 1935, Mr. Alfred Hobson, who recently retired......

City Council Cuts Expenses

FIVE-YEAR SAVING SCHEME A City Hall Strike—Unless Government Helps P.A.C. As the only way to prevent an increase in the rates from I5s. 2d. in 19351936 to 17s. 3411. in 1940-41......

Flats For The Old And

Flats for the Single A new scheme for providing single-story fiats for old people at Wythcnshawe is at present being considered by the Manchester Housing Committee. Another......

Lancashire Mayors And Cotton Memorandum To Be Presented...

A conference of Lancashire mayors and deputy mayors called by the Mayor of Blackburn (Mr. W. Coupe) was held at Blackburn last week to discuss the position of the industry and......

Lancashire Should " Go Out For Trade" Annual Meeting Of...

Referring to Lancashire's trade policy at the annual meeting of the shareholders of the Manchester Ship Canal, Mr. F. J. West, chairman of the company, remarked that if......

Manchester's Overcrowding Problem

Census Costs £23,820 The first part of Manchester's overcrowding survey is almost completed, the public health department has asked the city council for a further £14,320 to......