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Commerce the Key for South Yorkshire

January 1970
South Yorkshire Times, January 17, 1970 Commerce the Key for South Yorkshire For Over I million people in South Yorkshire, industry is no longer a...

Aladdin by Dearne “Toppers”

January 1970
South Yorkshire Times, January 17, 1970 Jayne Harrison and some of the Dearne "Toppers" having fun with the 70-years-old mangle for Widow Twankey's laundry in...

Dearne Youth Club Tapestry

January 1970
South Yorkshire Times, January 17, 1970 Dearne Youth Club girls are preparing a tapestry in needlework which is to depict happenings at the club. The party...

Editorial – Greek Tragedy

19 April 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 19 April 1941 Greek Tragedy The war in Greece is not yet over but it is far spent. The...

Editorial – Britain at Bay

19 April 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 19 April 1941 Britain at Bay A swift shadow has passed over our military position in North Africa, where...

Bad Language at Goldthorpe

March 1901
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Friday 08 March 1901 Bad Language at Denaby and Conisborough For having used obscene language at Conisborough on February 17, James...

Trouble at Bolton on Dearne

March 1901
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Friday 08 March 1901 Trouble at Bolton on Dearne George Greenhill, miner, Goldthorpe, was summoned for having been drunk and disorderly...

Goldthorpe Victims

March 1901
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Friday 08 March 1901 Goldthorpe Victims A Goldthorpe miner named John Houldsworth was summoned for having been drunk and disorderly at...

Vast Yorkshire Pit Plan Ready

October 1949
Sunderland Daily Echo and Shipping Gazette - Friday 21 October 1949 Vast Yorkshire Pit Plan Ready A £4,000,000 scheme designed to increase coal output by...

Miners to fight £4,000,000 concentration plan

October 1949
Yorkshire Post and Leeds Intelligencer - Monday 24 October 1949 Miners to fight £4,000,000 concentration plan N.U.M. leader condemns "grandiose scheme" Miners employed at Wath...

£4 Million Coal Mine Scheme for Yorkshire

October 1949
Yorkshire Evening Post - Friday 21 October 1949 £4 Million Coal Mine Scheme for Yorkshire A £4,000,000 scheme for concentrating Manvers Main, Wath Main, Kilnhurst...

Tom’s Flag ‘Waving Days Are Over – But He’ll Still Be Near The Line

January 1970
South Yorkshire Times, January 10, 1970 Tom's Flag 'Waving Days Are Over But He'll Still Be Near The Line For 50 years Mr. Thomas "Jarvo" Wilson, of...

Wedding – Neal & Hall

January 1970
South Yorkshire Times, January 10, 1970 Seen after their wedding at St. Mary’s Church, South Elmsall on Saturday are Miss Glenis Neal (South Elmsall) and...

Editorial – The Price of Survival

12 April 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 12 April 1941 The Price of Survival The first full war Budget presents us with a sombre but striking...

Editorial – A Cry From Macedonia -Invasion of Greece & Yugoslavia (video)

12 April 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 12 April 1941 A Cry From Macedonia For Greece and Yugoslavia the hour of destiny has struck and the...

Editorial – The Final Infamy (video)

13 April 1940
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 13 April 1940 The Final Infamy The lightning invasion of Norway and Denmark may well be the final infamy...

Editorial – This Year of Fate

30 December 1939
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 30 December 1939 This Year of Fate And so draws to its close this year of fate, 1939, in...

Editorial – Recipe for a Happy Christmas

23 December 1939
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 23 December 1939 Recipe for a Happy Christmas Twenty-two years have rolled by and again we face a war...

Editorial – Alas, Poor Ghost!

16 December 1939
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 16 December 1939 Alas, Poor Ghost! The intervention of the League of Nations in the Russo-Finnish dispute came as...

Editorial – “Guilty, But Insane”

9 December 1939
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 09 December 1939 "Guilty, But Insane" The Bolshevik invasion of Finland is a turning-point in the war and in...

Editorial – Grey Goebbels

2 December 1939
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 02 December 1939 Grey Goebbels Dr. Goebbels, speaking at a "Strength Through Joy" concert, spoke of the "fresh sorrows that...

Montagu Hospital – Week’s Casualty List – 23 Dec 1939

December 1939
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 23 December 1939 Montagu Hospital The Week's Casualty List Admitted Cases: Sunday: James Nee, Lodging House, Mexborough, multiple fractures, road...

Soldiers – Emmonds Brothers – Happy Goldthorpe Boys

March 1940
Mexborough and Swinton Times March 16, 1940 Happy Goldthorpe Boys George and Walter Emmonds sons of Mr. and Mrs. Emmonds, 24, Prince's Road, Goldthorpe, are both...

Soldier – Longden, George – Killed in Palestine

March 1940
Mexborough and Swinton Times March 16, 1940 Killed in Palestine. Private George Longden, son of Mrs. Longden, of 41, Barnsley Road, Goldthorpe, and of the late...

Editorial – Shattering Blows – Battle of Cape Matapan (videos)

5 April 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 05 April 1941 Shattering Blows Italy has been given one more reminder of the terrifying power of the Royal...