South Yorkshire Times, March 17, 1945
New Rector of Wombwell
Rev. G. Needham leaving Conisbrough
The Rev George Needham. M.A., Vicar of Conisbrough since 1942, and one of the best known clergy man in the diocese of Sheffield, has accepted the living of Wombwell, held for the last 16 years by Cannon J. ST. Ledger Blakeny who on Saturday, was inducted vicar of Firebeck with letwell.
He is 42 and married. He has no children.
Bishop Sheffield (Dr. L. S. Hunter) has fixed the institution for May 12th.