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Wedding – Webb & Ryan

March 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 29 March 1941 Miss Civilla Webb, youngest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. George Webb, of 15, Dolcliffe Road, Mexborough,...

Dearne Rate – Thurnscoe Deficit Reduced

March 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 29 March 1941 Dearne Rate Thurnscoe Deficit Reduced A general rate of 18s. in the pound for the Dearne...

Goldthorpe Man Dies – Two Miners Remanded on Manslaughter Charge

January 1951
South Yorkshire Times, January 6, 1951 Goldthorpe Man Dies Two Miners Remanded on Manslaughter Charge Chief Inspector F. Schofield stated at Doncaster West Riding Magistrates' Court on...

Wedding – Lacey & Andrews

March 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 08 March 1941 The wedding took place at Brampton Bierlow Parish Church of Mr. Charles Andrews, son of Mr....

The Old Year in Memory – South Yorkshire Diary Dates of 1950

January 1951
South Yorkshire Times, Saturday January 6th 1951 The Old Year in Memory South Yorkshire Diary Dates of 1950 1950 left a legacy of snow in 1951. It...

Editorial – “The Answer to Defeat is Victory”

14 June 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 14 June 1941 "The Answer to Defeat is Victory" Mr. Churchill's speech on Tuesday, dispelled the thundercloud that settled...

Dearne & District School Posters

March 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 01 March 1941 Some of the Dearne District posters designed for War Weapons Week

Home Guards Parade at Goldthorpe War Weapons Week

March 1941
Mexborough & Swinton - Saturday 01 March 1941 Col. W. St. Andrew Warde-Aldam taking the salute at Goldthorpe War Weapons Week parade of Home Guards...

Soldier – Austin, David – Mexborough Shop Manager

March 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 01 March 1941 Mexborough Shop Manager   David Austin is the youngest son of Mrs. Austin, of 10, Market Square, Goldthorpe...

Dearne Schools Music Festival

June 1951
South Yorkshire Times of June 16 1951 Dearne Schools Music Festival A sea of smiling faces greeted our photographer at the close of the Dearne...

Festival Parade Chorus

June 1951
South Yorkshire Times June 10, 1951 Festival Parade Chorus Festival Parade Chorus "show a leg" during a break from stagework on Wednesday in Thurnscoe St. Helen's...

Marconigrams – March 13, 1931

March 1931
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Friday 13 March 1931 Marconigrams A hundred and 30 men and boys have been dismissed from the Kilnhurst Colliery this week. The...

Marconigrams – March 27, 1931

Mexborough & Swinton Times - Friday 27 March 1931 Marconigrams. The next issue of this paper will appear Thursday, April 2nd. Developments are taking place in...

Marconigrams – March 20, 1931

March 1931
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Friday 20 March 1931 Marconigrams. A memorial to Lord Irwin's viceroyalty is to be erected in Delhi. "There have been some...

Marconigrams – March 06, 1931

March 1931
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Friday 06 March 1931 Marconigrams. 2,617,618 registered unemployed. "Marriage is s middle-class proposition," says Mr. Paul Whiteman, the American Jazz King. Mr....

Montagu Hospital – The Week’s Casualty List – June 7, 1941

June 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 07 June 1941 Montagu Hospital The Week's Casualty List Admitted: Saturday. Maureen Cox, 20 William Street. Highgate, scalds to arm. etc. Treated but not...

Editorial – After Crete

7 June 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 07 June 1941 After Crete For the fourth time the Nazis have thrust us into the sea. Our expulsion...

Dearne Valley Traffic Pool Adopted – 34 Years Agreement

June 1931
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Friday 05 June 1931 Dearne Valley Traffic Pool Adopted 34 Years Agreement Mixing public and Private Enterprise The Logic of Facts The constituent authorities...

Marconigrams.

June 1931
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Friday 05 June 1931 Marconigrams. Lord Halifax will be 92 on Sunday. The Bishop of Sheffield is to consecrate a cemetery...

Children’s Corner

June 1931
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Friday 05 June 1931 Children’s Corner Harold Pratt, and Percy and Lily Johnson (Goldthorpe)

Pits Output in Number 3 Area

June 1951
South Yorkshire Times June 2, 1951 Number Three Output “Normal” Output from the 13 Pits in Number three area of the North-Eastern Divisional Coal Board was...

Dearne A.T.C. Squadron

June 1951
South Yorkshire Times June 2, 1951 Members of No. 2013 (Dearne) Squadron of the A.T.C. pictured at their annual camp at R.A.F. Station. Horsham St....

Harlington F.C.,

June 1951
South Yorkshire Times June 2, 1951 Winners of the Mexborough Association League Cup, members of Harlington F.C., are pictured with their guests after their annual...

Students at Work

June 1951
South Yorkshire Times June 2, 1951 Students at Work An Air Raid Shelter in Highgate School grounds is being transformed into an open air theatre for...

Celebrating an Occasion.

June 1951
South Yorkshire Times June 2, 1951 Celebrating an Occasion. Members of Harlington F.C., Mexborough Association League Cup winners, seen after their annual dinner in Barnburgh...