On this day in Yorkshire 1942

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Leeds P.O. Workers Raise £15,000

Leeds Post Office workers, who set out to raise £5,000 In their eight days’ war savings effort, have got £16.205, which will purchase four Fulmar fighter ‘planes Instead of one, the original target.

Mr. W.R. Storr (North-Eastern Regional Director), who set the indicator at that figure yesterday, said that the effort benefited by a further £5,000 from the United Kingdom Postal Telegraphic and General Civil Service Insurance Society.

BLACK-OUT TIMES

Leeds and Bradford 9.50pm to 6.18am

Hull 9.46 to 6.13

York 9.49 to 6.15

Whitby 9.49 to 6.11

Doncaster 9.49 to 6.16

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