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Editorial – Crete

Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 24 May 1941 Crete The strategic necessities of the struggle in the Near East made it imperative for the...

Marconigrams – August 9th, 1941

Mexborough & Swinton Times Saturday 09 August 1941 Marconigrams Midsummer Time comes to an end on Sunday when all clocks should be put back one...

Editorial – Riddle of the Mines

9 August 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times Saturday 09 August 1941 Riddle of the Mines The House of Commons debate this week did little to elucidate the mystery of...

Dunstan Goff & Co (advert)

March 1970
South Yorkshire Times March 28, 1970 Dunstan Goff & Co (Inc.Dearne Estates) Estate Agents , Auctioneers, Insurance Brokers, Valuers 14 High Street, Goldthorpe . Tel 3484 £3,300. An attractive...

Merryweather & Corbett (advert)

March 1970
South Yorkshire Times March 28, 1970 Merryweather & Corbett 20 High Street, Mexborough Auctioneers, Valuers, Land & Estate Agents, Rating Surveyors. Est. 1832. WOMBWELL 9, Princess Street A delightful...

Wath Grammar School Speech Day

March 1970
South Yorkshire Times, March 21st, 1970 Prizewinners Brett Hawley (Rawmarsh), David Charlesworth (Wath), Kevin Barnsley (Rawmarsh), Ann Shaw (Great Houghton) and Karen Lang (Darfield), after...

Editorial – September the First

2 August 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 02 August 1941 September the First A decision in the East still eludes Hitler's legions. As yet no independent...

Soldier – Barnett, Arthur – Enjoys Army Life

70 June 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 19 July 1941 Lance Corporal Arthur Barnett (22), son of Mr. and Mrs. J. Barnett, Highfield Range, Darfield, enjoys...

Wedding – Wistow & Gaskell

July 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 19 July 1941 Mr. H. Gaskell (Darfield) and Miss Y. Wistow (Low Valley). Last Thursday at Darfield Parish Church the...

The Census Returns – Slight Increase of National Population – Some Local Figures.

August 1921
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 27 August 1921 The Census Returns. Slight Increase of National Population Some Local Figures. The preliminary Census returns were...

Marconigrams – August 27th 1921

August 1921
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 27 August 1921 Marconigrams. The Prince is going to give the Leger a miss Electricity for domestic purposes is being installed...

Editorial – Blunted Blitzkrieg

19 July 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 19 July 1941 Blunted Blitzkrieg With the fourth week of Hitler’s cynical onslaught on Russia nearly spent the campaign takes...

Soldier – Slater, Royden – Gets Plenty of Mail

January 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 04 January 1941 Gets Plenty of Mail Gunner Royden Slater, R.A. (21). is a son of Mr. and Mrs. T....

Editorial – Twilight Phase

26 July 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times – Saturday 26 July 1941 Twilight Phase We appear to have entered a twilight phase of the war. The enemy is quiescent...

Wedding – Wainwright & Fryer

July 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 05 July 1941 P.c. J. H. C. Fryer (Birmingham) and Miss R.  Wainwright (Darfield) The wedding took place on Saturday...

Airman – Dixon, Colin – Those Oranges

July 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 05 July 1941 Those Oranges Colin Dixon (20), son of Mr and Mrs George Dixon, of Park Hill, Darfield, who...

Soldiers – Prescott, John & James – Out East

July 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 05 July 1941 Out East Pte. John Prescott and Pte. James Prescott, sons of Mrs. Paling the late Mr. Prescott....

Editorial – Catching a Tartar

12 July 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 12 July 1941 Catching a Tartar Although the situation the Russian front is still obscure, the wistfulness of the German...

Mexborough & District League – 28th August 1911

28 August 1911
Sheffield Daily Telegraph – Monday 28  August 1911

Wombwell  64  Darfield  115

5 August 1911
Barnsley Chronicle, etc. - Saturday 05 August 1911 Mexborough League Championship. Denaby and Cadeby 116  Wath Athletic  162 The fight for honours in the Mexboro’ and...

Montagu Hospital – This Week’s Casualty List – July 05th 1941

July 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 05 July 1941 Montagu Hospital This Week's Casualty List Treated but not detained: Thursday Burton Dancy, 10, Roman Street, Thurnscoe,...

Editorial – Melee – Titanic Struggle

5 July 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 05 July 1941 Melee - Titanic Struggle The titanic struggle between the Germans and the Russians is now nearly a...

Death Of Rev. H. Drown – Former Darfield Rector

March 1960
South Yorkshire Times, March 26th, 1960 Death Of Rev. H. Drown Former Darfield Rector Darfield parishioners and friends from a wide area learned with regret of...

South Yorkshire Collieries and The Hull Coal Trade – August 14, 1891

August 1891
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Friday 14 August 1891 South Yorkshire Collieries and The Hull Coal Trade. The return showing the quantity of coal conveyed...

Wedding – Greaves & Tongue

March 1960
South Yorkshire Times, March 26th, 1960 Miss Ann Greaves of Darfield and Mr. George Tonge of Great Houghton who were married at Darfield Parish Church on...