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09

Aug
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 9 August 1917

On 09, Aug 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Thursday 9 August 1917

THE NEW QUEEN’S HOTEL

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08

Aug
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 8 August 1917

On 08, Aug 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Wednesday 8 August 1917

BIRMINGHAM FLIGHT LIEUTENANT KILLED

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07

Aug
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 7 August 1917

On 07, Aug 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Daily Post

Tuesday 7 August 1917

ALLOTMENT HOLDERS’ PLIGHT.

UNEXPECTED NOTICE TO SMALL HEATH TENANTS

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06

Aug
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 6 August 1917

On 06, Aug 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Daily Post

Monday 6 August 1917

FAMOUS FOOTBALLER’S ILLNESS

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04

Aug
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 4 August 1917

On 04, Aug 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Saturday 4 August 1917

BIRMINGHAM MAN AIDS THE QUEEN OF HOLLAND

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03

Aug
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 3 August 1917

On 03, Aug 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Daily Post

Friday 3 August 1917

AMBULANCES FOR THE WOUNDED

BIRMINGHAM HORSE AND VEHICLE OWNERS’ EFFORT

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02

Aug
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 2 August 1917

On 02, Aug 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Daily Post

Thursday 2 August 1917

HONOURS FOR MIDLAND SOLDIERS

BIRMINGHAM MILITARY MEDALLIST

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02

Aug
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 2 August 1917

On 02, Aug 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Thursday 2 August 1917

SERIOUS DAMAGE BY BOYS

BIRMINGHAM COUNCILLOR’S COMPLAINT

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01

Aug
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 1 August 1917

On 01, Aug 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Daily Post

Wednesday  1 August 1917

HONOUR FOR MIDLANDS SOLDIER

A BIRMINGHAM D.C.M

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31

Jul
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 31 July 1917

On 31, Jul 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Tuesday 31 July 1917

BIRMINGHAM OFFICER’S GALLANTRY

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30

Jul
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 30 July 1917

On 30, Jul 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Monday 30 July 1917

THE LATE SIR HENRY WIGGIN.

BEQUESTS TO WORKPEOPLE AND CHARITIES.

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28

Jul
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 28 July 1917

On 28, Jul 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Daily Gazette

Saturday 28 July 1917

CHEAPER COAL

GOVERNMENT REDUCE PRICES AT MIDLAND PITS

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27

Jul
2017

In Project Updates

By Nicola Gauld

Project: The Indian Army in the First World War: An Oxfordshire & Buckinghamshire Perspective

On 27, Jul 2017 | In Project Updates | By Nicola Gauld

The Soldiers of Oxfordshire (SOFO) Museum and Oxford University’s History Faculty are delighted to have jointly received a £12,000 funding grant from the Arts & Humanities Research Council ‘Voices of War & Peace’ WWI Engagement Centre.

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27

Jul
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 27 July 1917

On 27, Jul 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Evening Despatch

Friday 27 July 1917

WOMEN LAND WORKERS

SCHEME TO TEST PROFICIENCY OF APPLICANTS

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26

Jul
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 26 July 1917

On 26, Jul 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Thursday 26 July 1917

“ONLY DIRT”

CHARGE OF STEALING BRASS

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25

Jul
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 25 July 1917

On 25, Jul 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Daily Post

Wednesday 25 July 1917

CANADA’S INCREASED FOOD SUPPLY

MESSAGE OF APPRECIATION FROM THE KING

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24

Jul
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 24 July 1917

On 24, Jul 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Daily Post

Tuesday 24 July 1917

NEW CHURCH OF ST. GERMAIN, EDGBASTON.

A NOTABLE ACHIEVEMENT.

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23

Jul
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 23 July 1917

On 23, Jul 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Daily Post

Monday 23 July 1917

AUSTRALIAN SKILLED WORKMEN IN ENGLAND

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23

Jul
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 23 July 1917

On 23, Jul 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Monday 23 July 1917

A BIRMINGHAM MONEY SOCIETY.

CHARGES AGAINST FORMER SECRETARY.

SERIOUS ALLEGATIONS.

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21

Jul
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 21 July 1917

On 21, Jul 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Saturday 21 July 1917

GROCERY EXCHANGE FETE AT EDGBASTON

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20

Jul
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 20 July 1917

On 20, Jul 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Daily Post

Friday 20 July 1917

BIRMINGHAM POLICE COURT

RAID ON WORKMEN’S TRAINS

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19

Jul
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 19 July 1917

On 19, Jul 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Daily Post

Thursday 19 July 1917

HONOURS FOR MIDLAND SOLDIERS.

FLYING OFFICER WHO ATTACKED SEVENTEEN AEROPLANES.

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18

Jul
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 18 July 1917

On 18, Jul 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Daily Post

Wednesday 18 July 1917

POSITION OF C3 MEN.

ONLY TRADESMEN AND CLERKS BEING CALLED UP

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17

Jul
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 17 July 1917

On 17, Jul 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Tuesday 17 July 1917

£1 NOTES IN THE GAS STOVE.

BIRMINGHAM CHARWOMAN SENTENCED FOR THEFT

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17

Jul
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 17 July 1917

On 17, Jul 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Tuesday 17 July 1917

IMPRESSIONIST PAINTINGS

EXHIBITION IN BIRMINGHAM OF THE NEW ART

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16

Jul
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 16 July 1917

On 16, Jul 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Monday 16 July 1917

MILITARY SERVICE

CONDITIONAL EXEMPTION FOR A BEER BOTTLER

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14

Jul
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 14 July 1917

On 14, Jul 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Daily Post

Saturday 14 July 1917

HONOUR FOR BIRMINGHAM SOLDIERS

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13

Jul
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 13 July 1917

On 13, Jul 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Evening Despatch

Friday 13 July 1917

BIRMINGHAM PUBLIC-HOUSE TO CLOSE

ORDER RECEIVED FROM CENTRAL CONTROL BOARD

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12

Jul
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 12 July 1917

On 12, Jul 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Daily Gazette

Thursday 12 July 1917

RESPONSIBLE MINISTERS

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11

Jul
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 11 July 1917

On 11, Jul 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Wednesday 11 July 1917

BIRMINGHAM WOMAN’S SUICIDE

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10

Jul
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 10 July 1917

On 10, Jul 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Tuesday 10 July 1917

CHARGE OF THREATENING A THEATRE MANAGER

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09

Jul
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 9 July 1917

On 09, Jul 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Monday 9 July 1917

PITCH AND TOSS ON THE CANAL SIDE

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07

Jul
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 7 July 1917

On 07, Jul 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Mail

Saturday 7 July 1917

BOY SCOUT’S RALLY

EIGHT THOUSAND PARADE IN CANNON HILL PARK

INSPECTION BY SIR R. BADEN-POWELL

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06

Jul
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 6 July 1917

On 06, Jul 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Daily Post

Friday 6 July 1917

HONOUR FOR A BIRMINGHAM SOLDIER

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06

Jul
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 6 July 1917

On 06, Jul 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Friday 6 July 1917

Birmingham Daily Post

NEW VICAR OF WEDNESFIELD

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05

Jul
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 5 July 1917

On 05, Jul 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Evening Despatch

Thursday 5 July 1917

PEEPS INTO THE FUTURE

PROPHET MEETS FATE HE DID NOT FORSEE

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04

Jul
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 4 July 1917

On 04, Jul 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Evening Despatch

Wednesday 4 July 1917

RESCUED BY POLICE

MEDALS FOR SAVING LIFE ENDANGERED BY FIRE

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03

Jul
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 3 July 1917

On 03, Jul 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Daily Gazette

Tuesday 3 July 1917

AWARDED CROIX DE GUERRE

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03

Jul
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 3 July 1917

On 03, Jul 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Daily Gazette

Tuesday 3 July 1917

BIRMINGHAM MAN’S DEATH

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02

Jul
2017

In On This Day

By Nicola Gauld

On This Day, 2 July 1917

On 02, Jul 2017 | In On This Day | By Nicola Gauld

Birmingham Daily Post

Monday 2 July 1917

DISTINCTIONS FOR BIRMINGHAM OFFICERS

AWARDS FOR HANDSWORTH BROTHERS.

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