YEARS IN FOCUS
LOCAL NEWS AND EVENTS FROM THE 1940s
PONTEFRACT IN 1946
11th JANUARY 1946
RED CROSS WORK APPRECIATED
At the annual meeting of the West Riding branch of
the National Farmers Union, in Leeds, on Friday, it was stated that
£232,150 was collected for the Red Cross Agricultural Fund, of which
almost one-third was from the Rural pennies Fund. Lady Watson said the
individual collectors have done splendid work, considering the large
area to be covered.
1946 Index ]
in Focus is researched by Maurice Haigh and reproduced
with the kind
permission of the Pontefract and Castleford Express.