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Wedding – Pearce & Bisby

March 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 29 March 1941 The wedding took place at Wombwell Parish Church, on Saturday, of Miss Edith Alice Pearce younger...

Airman – Barlow, Walter – Darfield Businessman

March 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 29 March 1941 Flight Mechanic Walter Barlow, a well-known former business man of Pinfold Lane, Darfield, is in the...

Soldier – Royston, Albert – Well Known Darfielder

March 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 29 March 1941 Well Known Darfielder Albert E. Royston. only son of Mr. and Mrs. Albert Royston. of Hill Street,...

Woman’s Body in Dearne – Darfield Search Ended – Verdict Of “Found Drowned”

March 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 29 March 1941 Woman's Body in Dearne Darfield Search Ended Verdict Of "Found Drowned" A verdict of " Found...

Clean Health Bill – Darfield Clear of Infectious Disease – Fiction over Fire Grates

March 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 29 March 1941 Clean Health Bill Darfield Clear of Infectious Disease Fiction over Fire Grates At a meeting of Darfield Urban...

Wedding – Hayes & Turp

March 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 29 March 1941 Second-Lieutenant W. R. L. Turp ( Lewisham) and Miss M. F. Hayes (Little Houghton), two former...

Soldier – Whitehead, Jack – Five Years In India

March 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 15 March 1941 Five Years In India Sergt. Jack Whitehead, son of Mrs Wm. Taylor, of Balkley Lane, Darfield, and...

Soldier – Bissett, Eric – Soldier’s Letter

March 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 15 March 1941 Soldier's Letter Eric Bissett, of School Street, Darfield, youngest son of Mr. and Mrs. George Bissett, of...

Sailor – Purple, Frank – Killed In Air Raid

March 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 22 March 1941 Killed In Air Raid Darfield Sailor's Death Darfield residents learned with regret of the death of Mr....

Airman – Millsom, Joseph – Officer’s Batman

March 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 29 March 1941 Joseph Millsom (19), youngest member of a big family, and son of Mr. and Mrs. O....

Darfield “Star”

January 1951
South Yorkshire Times, January 13, 1951 Darfield "Star" When Darfield Dramatic Club present their British Drama League competition entry, "The Gioconda Smile," by Aldous Huxley on...

Soldier – Willetts, William Arthur – Billeted In New House

March 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 08 March 1941 Billeted In New House William Arthur Willetts (29), only son of Mr. and Mrs Daniel Willetts, joined...

Soldier – Ingman, Thomas – Out For Promotion

March 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 08 March 1941 Out For Promotion Corpl. Thomas Ingman (23) son of Mr. and Mrs. E. Ingman, of Nanny Marr,...

Soldier – Guest, Roy – Never Missed an Issue

March 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 08 March 1941 Never Missed an Issue Driver Roy Guest, son of Mr. Joe Guest and the late Mrs. Guest,...

Soldier – Rowbottom – Wedding Planned

March 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 08 March 1941 Wedding Planned Fred Rowbottom (22), of Doncaster Road. Darfield, joined the Royal Artillery about eighteen months ago...

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...

Mysterious Happening at Darfield – Traces of Motor In Churchyard.

March 1931
Sheffield Daily Telegraph - Saturday 07 March 1931 Traces of Motor In Churchyard. Mysterious Happening at Darfield. The local police are investigating mysterious happening at...

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...

Sailor – Shaw J. – Keen Sportsman

June 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 07 June 1941 Able Seaman J. Shaw. 47. York Cottages, Pitt Street, Low Valley, formerly a surface worker at...

Soldier – Parnham W. – Royal Engineers

June 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 07 June 1941 Sapper W. Parnham (25), youngest son of Mr. W. Parnham and the late Mrs. Parnham, School...

Airman – Roebuck, Bernard –Darfield Man Overseas

June 194`
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 07 June 1941 Darfield Man Overseas Bernard Roebuck (22), son of Mr. and Mrs. Pearson Roebuck, of West Street, Darfield,...

Airman – Carr, John Harrison – Pilot Now

June 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 07 June 1941 Pilot Now. John Harrison Carr, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. Carr, Woodhall Lane, Darfield, has been...

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

March 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...