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Wedding – Smith & Simpson

March 1960
South Yorkshire Times, March 26th, 1960 Mr. Gordon Simpson (Swinton) and Miss Anita Joyce Smith (Mexborough) after their wedding Mexborough Parish Church on Saturday.

B.B.C.S. Junior Musical Festival

March 1961
South Yorkshire Times, March 26, 1961 Pamela Darlington of Cedar Avenue, Mexborough, a competitor in the B.B.C.S. Junior Musical Festival at the Arcadian Hall, Barnsley,...

Dog Saves 10 People – “10 Minutes More, We Would Have Been Burnt to...

April 1951
South Yorkshire Times April 14, 1951 Dog Saves 10 People "10 Minutes More, We Would Have Been Burnt to Death" A dog barked, a man shouted “Fire!”...

An Old Photograph of High Street

April 1951
South Yorkshire Times April 14, 1951 An Old Photograph of High Street Familiar sight in an old setting is reproduced here from an old photo kindly...

Police Ambulance Team win Acaster Trophy

April 1951
South Yorkshire Times April 14, 1951 Police Ambulance Team win Acaster Trophy Police Ambulance Team: (Mexborough Section) Pictured with the John Acaster Trophy, won in Doncaster...

A Mexboro’ Departure for North Wales

April 1951
South Yorkshire Times April 14, 1951 A Mexboro' Departure for North Wales Mr. and Mrs. Walter, Gledhill, of "Hazlewood, 41,Park Road, Mexborough, are leaving Mexborough for...

A Miner and His Debts – Censure by the Judge.

July 1891
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Friday 24 July 1891 A Mexborough Miner and His Debts Censure by the Judge. At the Doncaster County Court yesterday, Mr....

Clean Food Campaign – Trades Council’s Request

April 1951
South Yorkshire Times April 7, 1951 Clean Food Campaign Mexborough Trades, Council's Request Letters have been sent from Mexborough and District Trades Council to Mexborough Chamber of...

Nursing Success

April 1951
South Yorkshire Times April 7, 1951 Nursing Success Miss Beryl Collins, 21-year-old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Collins, of 8, Frederick Street, Mexborough, has pas­sed her...

Editorial – Russia – Rash Rupture

28 June 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 28 June 1941 Russia - Rash Rupture It is perhaps too early yet to hope that the war has now...

Montagu Hospital – The Week’s Casualty List – June 28th, 1941

June 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 28 June 1941 Montagu Hospital The Week's Casualty List Admitted: Sunday William Kirby. 3, Park Road, Rotherham, injury to abdomen. Treated but...

Marconigrams – June 28th, 1941

June 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 28 June 1941 Marconigrams There are over 1,200 men and women from Mexborough serving in H.M. Forces. Archdeacon R. W....

Wedding – Waterhouse & Shaw

March 1951
South Yorkshire Times March 31, 1951 Mr. I. H. Shaw (Mexborough), and Miss N. Waterhouse (Denaby). Miss Margaret Waterhouse, youngest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J....

Wedding – Bennett & James

March 1951
South Yorkshire Times March 24, 1951 A member of Mexborough Trades Council, Conisbrough Council Housing Committee, and the National Federation of Building Trades Operatives, Mr....

Mexborough Youth Club – “The Flying Machine”

March 1960
South Yorkshire Times, March 19th, 1960 A last-minute study of the script for these members of Mexborough Youth Club who presented “The Flying Machine” in...

Methodist Church Sunday School Queen

March 1960
South Yorkshire Times, March 19th, 1960 Mrs. J. Weaver crowns Anne Healey, Mexborough Central Methodist Church Sunday School Queen at a ceremony on Sunday.  The...

Presentation to Mexborough Newagent

March 1960
South Yorkshire Times, March 19th, 1960 Mr. Harold Berry presenting on Monday a musical decanter to Miss Eva Barton, 5, Frederick Street, Mexborough, who has...

Banking Changes – A Wombwell Retirement: Two Mexboro’ Promotions

March 1960
South Yorkshire Times, March 19th, 1960 Banking Changes A Wombwell Retirement: Two Mexboro’ Promotions After playing a leading part in the business and social life of...

Madame Florence Fashion Show

March 1960
South Yorkshire Times, March 19th, 1960 Two attractive fashions by Madame Florence, of Mexborough, and the newest creation in shoes – a high, heelless shoe...

Wedding – Swaby & Fox

March 1960
South Yorkshire Times, March 19th, 1960 Miss Elaine Ann Swaby (Mexborough) and Mr. Trevor Fox (Goldthorpe) who were married at Mexborough Parish Church on March 5th.

Blanket in Aid of Refugees

March 1960
South Yorkshire Times, March 19th, 1960 A blanket of many colours which has been knitted by pupils of Roman Terrace School, Mexborough, in aid of...

Don and Dearne Darts League Final

March 1960
South Yorkshire Times, March 19th, 1960 Darts players from the Sportsman Inn, Mexborough, and the New Mason’s, Mexborough, admire the Pullein cup which they played...

Blanket for Refugees

March 1960
South Yorkshire Times, March 19th, 1960 Maureen Varney, Janice Marshall and Barbara Cooper, three pupils of Mexborough Roman Terrace School, who have helped to knit...

Wedding – Cramphorn & Goddard

June 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times  June 28, 1941 The wedding took place at Swinton Parish Church on Saturday, of Miss Mary Elizabeth Cramphorn, only daughter of...

Soldier – Barron, Albert – With the Marines

June 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times  June 28, 1941 With the Marines Serving with the Royal Marines in the Middle East is Albert Barron (21), son of Mrs....