Place    From 1907  To 1934

First police training school

Categories: Armed Forces, Education

The first organised training school was opened in 1907 at Peel House in Regency Street, Pimlico. Officer recruits undertook a four-week training course before being posted to their beat. Moved to Hendon.
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First police training school

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First Peelers training school

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A. H. Kirby

A. H. Kirby

Employed at the Holloway tram garage. Served and was killed in WW1.

Person, Armed Forces

War dead, WW1
1 memorial
Sir William Leishman

Sir William Leishman

Born Glasgow. With the army in India where he developed an interest in kala azar. This and his anti-typhoid work are his achievements. He remained with the army medical service throughout his career.

Person, Armed Forces, Medicine, Scotland

1 memorial
31 (City of London) Signal Regiment

31 (City of London) Signal Regiment

A Territorial Army regiment in the Royal Corps of Signals. It was formed to provide Strategic Communications to a NATO Headquarters.

Group, Armed Forces

1 memorial
Admiral Richard Howe, 1st Earl Howe

Admiral Richard Howe, 1st Earl Howe

Naval officer.  Born London. Served in the American War of Independence and French Revolutionary Wars.  Died at home in Grafton Street.  William, 5th Viscount Howe was his younger brother.

Person, Armed Forces

1 memorial
W. J. Wood

W. J. Wood

Resident of Willesden who volunteered and died in the Anglo Boer War, 1899-1900.

Person, Armed Forces, South Africa

War dead, Other war
1 memorial