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October 1967

1967 – October

Denaby Comrades Club opens, Women’s Club Autumn Fair, St Andrews Harvest Festival, Go Kart construction at Northcliffe, 20 years Army Service Award and retirement after 45 years SJAB Service, Tragedy of Bride of 18 months, Eight more Weddings and United in Form

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October 1957

1957 – October

Young Cyclist rides to Mexborough for Proficiency Test, Registrar closure frustrates Council and Tributes are paid to colleague, Station Road Teacher goes to North Riding, Conisbrough Miner Emigrates to Rhodesia, 12th Century stone in Memorial Chapel as tribute to War Dead and United resignation and visitor

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October 1947

1947 – October

Scout Pageant brings Ivanhoe to life at Castle, Presentations to ‘Special’ and Organist, Infestation of Crickets at Burcroft Tip, Morley Place Teachers leaving after 32 years, United have good month – apart from 7 goal mauling at Lincoln

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November 1937

1937 – November

Armistice attracts large crowd, 17 year old killed at Denaby Main,another miners dies while crossing railway, 10 skulls unearthed by excavator, series of crashes in thick fog and ice, Conisborough children distressed over missing dog and United’s difficult month

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October 1927

1927 – October

Conisborough Vicar opposed to Spiritualism, Compensation claims in favour of Collieries, Conisborough Junior Schools compete at swimming for first time, Watch & Silver chain and medals and lodger disappear, and United going well including more Cup Wins

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November 1917

1917 – November

Harrowing month for district, four 19 Year olds are casualties, one with blind father, a 21 year old dies saying “give mother my love”, injuries include gas victim & man with part of leg lost, ‘Bunt’ Humphries receives M.M., £5000 donated  to Comrades Fund & another miner dies

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November 1907

1907- November

Youth Crimes include, Ill treating ponies, riding on ‘tubs, stealing pigeons, breaking windows, robbery with a bite & fishy business at the Station; Anther fatality at Cadeby, 12 years for Step Father, unlawful pawning, Conisborough Cricket Champions and United’s ups and downs including poetry and Walter ‘Cocky’ Bennett

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November 1897

Conisborough C.C. Annual Dinner is a ‘sumptuous repast’, with tributes to Queen Victoria and Prince Albert, Burning Fatality, Pit Corporal in Court, Shopkeeper ‘Whips’ young girl, Firework Offences and the doings of Denaby Parish Church Football team

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November 1887

Landlady ‘assaulted’ by Lodger, wholesale robberies by pony drivers, theft of 4 cabbages, sale of goat sausages, library acts to stop smallpox and scarlet fever, runaway horse and iron ore in Conisborough

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