Jubilee – Conisborough Programme

May 1935

Mexborough and Swinton Times May 3, 1935

Jubilee Celebrations


May 3
Pens, pencils and Bank Books distributed to the Scholars at each of the schools
May 3 and 4
House to House collection for Boots for Bairns fund

May 4 and 6:
Judging of General Street Decoration and Tradesmen Window Display

May 6
10:30 am Thanksgiving Service in all the Schools. Parents invited
11 am first cinema show. Conisbrough Globe and Denaby Empire Cinemas
1 pm second cinema show
2:45 pm third cinema show
Band Performance on the Crags
2 to 4:30 pm and 6 to 10 pm
4 pm Distribution of Jubilee Mugs, followed by Teas for the children in all Schools
5:30 pm to dusk: Sports and Games in Fields
9 pm Torchlight procession, commencing at Scout Headquarters, Bolton Street, Denaby Main, via Doncaster Road, Denaby, Station Road, Church Street and Northcliffe Road to bonfire.
9:45 PM Fireworks at North Cliff Recreation Ground
10:30 PM Bonfire in Ladies Valley, North Cliff Hill
10 PM to 4 AM Dance in Large Hall, Denaby Main. 9d each, in aid of Boots for Bairns fund

May 7
Tea for Unemployed, in the Miners Welfare and the Large Hall.
3:45 pm (first sitting).
5 pm (second sitting)
7 pm Entertainment for Unemployed at Miners Welfare and Large Hall

May 8
7 pm Variety entertainment in aid of Boots for Bairns fund in the Large Hall.
Prices:’s 6d, 4d and 2d

May 11: Tea for Old Folks, Large Hall, Denaby Main
4:15 p.m. (First Sitting) 5:30 pm (second sitting)
6:30 p.m. entertainment for Old Folks, Large Hall, Denaby Main
Free Transport provided by courtesy of Mexborough and Swinton Traction Company.
If practicable additional arrangements will also be made

May 12: Sunday
10:30 am
Civic Thanksgiving Service, Conisbrough Parish Church, attended by Chairman and Members of Council, St John Imus Brigade and Nursing Division, Fire Brigade,’s Scouts and Public Bodies.
First aid post for any persons injured and Lost Children’s enclosure establish at North Cliff Hill, adjoining the Recreation Ground. Ambulance men and nursing sisters will be in attendance at all Sports Grounds during the Children’s Sports

May 13 Monday: The illuminated trolley vehicle will arrive at the Old Toll Bar Mexborough at 8:30 PM and at Brooks Square Conisbrough at 845 coming returning to the Old Told bar at nine

May 11 the same vehicle arrive at the Toll Bar at 9:15 PM at Brooke Square 930 returning to the old toll bar at 9.45