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Diploma for 13 Year Old LifeSaver

June 1959
South Yorkshire Times June 20, 1959 Thirteen-Years-Old Margaret Kitchen, 140. Hirst Gate, Mexborough, who recently rescued John Buczek (pictured here) from the canal, is seen...

Honours Degree

June 1959
South Yorkshire Times June 20, 1959 Honours Degree Miss Christine Metcalfe, 21-vears-old daughter of Mr and Mrs. John Metcalfe, of “Romani" Church Street, Mexborough, has gained her...

The Printing Dispute

June 1959
South Yorkshire Times June 20, 1959 The Printing Dispute As we go prematurely to press because of the printing industry dispute a break in publication of...

Mexborough Civic Sunday Parade

June 1959
South Yorkshire Times, June 20, 1959 Photographs taken on Sunday during Mexborough Civic Sunday parade

Cinema – Majestic – Candy (video)

June 1959
South Yorkshire Times, June 28, 1969 From YouTube:

Free Christian Church Flower Queen

June 1959
South Yorkshire Times June 20, 1959 Miss H Stuart-Sheard, Matron of Mexborough Montagu Hospital, crowning Laura Caress as the Flower Queen of Mexborough Free Christian...

Mexborough and Swinton Nursing Cadets

June 1959
South Yorkshire Times, June 6, 1959 Mrs. E. Soar chats with Mexborough and Swinton Nursing Cadets at the inspection on Sunday of Denaby Corps at...

Don and Dearne inter-schools sports.

June 1959
South Yorkshire Times June 20, 1959 This competitor from Mexborough Grammar School had an easy victory in his heat of the 100 yards event at...

Hustlers !

9 June 1959
Mexborough and Swinton Times Friday, June 9, 1939 "Jerry" Auty and Tommy Hargreaves were together in a bright spell of batsmanship at Rockingham. Auty was...

Wilf’s Council Record stood For 22 Years 

20 June 1959
South Yorkshire Times August 22, 1959 Wilf Broadhead's Council Record stood For Twenty-Two Years  A Yorkshire Council batting record which has stood for 22 years was...