1928


Crime and Courts

Serious Charge – Strange Denaby Case – Man Accused of Assault



People

Remarkable Spectacle on Sheffield Road.


Weather and Horses



Industry and Commerce

Nancy Crawshaw’s Crag – Famous Landmark to be Blown Up.


The Rock of Justice Surveyor in Quandary – Council & Union Labour



Places

A New Venture – Denaby Church Players (picture)


Church Players – Three One-Act Plays At Denaby – Promising Debut.


Pebbles in Collection



Crime and Courts

Conisboro’ Vagrancy Problem.


Denaby Incident – Stern Reproof for a ‘Welfare’ Trustee


Straying Ponies – Footprints in the Snow.


Shop-Lifting – Conisboro’ Woman Warned.


Affray in Wood -Shots at Keepers by Alleged Poachers – Four Men Charged.



Sports

Denaby Utd – Mansfield 3, Denaby 1 – Denaby Unlucky.


Denaby Utd – Denaby 4 Mansfield Town 2



Sports

Denaby Utd – Grantham 2, Denaby 1 – Hard Going at Grantham.


Another Local in the Professional Ranks – Clarence Bisby (Notts County)


Conisboro’ 0, Kilnhurst 0 – Mexboro’ League.


Denaby Utd – Denaby 0, Boston Town 0 – The Mud Wins.


Midland League – January 1928



People

Drowned Boy’s Thought For Younger Brother


Sad Accident at Conisboro’ Cliff – Killed By Train


Typist Killed – Knocked Down by Train at Butterbusk.



Industry and Commerce

Over-Zealous Denaby Boy Killed on Eve of Enlistment.


Prospects of the Denaby Coal Group – Pulverised Fuel.


Editorial – Denaby Baths


Future of the “Welfare” Baths – Relief from Rates – Trustees’ Request.



Places

Launch of “Tashy”



Crime and Courts

A Former Husband – Denaby Wife’s Status Challenged.


An Unhappy Denaby Union


Widow Sued – Caustic Comment in Conisboro’ Case


“Welfare ” Club Warning – Illegal Supply Of Liquor.


Conisboro’ Man in Trouble at Southport – Alleged Fraud.


Conisborough Man Sentenced at Southport – A Useless Cheque



Sports

Principals at Denaby Have to Go to Hospital for Treatment.


Denaby Utd – Denaby 1, Notts County Res 0 – A Reorganised Denaby, Winger’s Promise


Denaby Utd – York City 3 Denaby 1 – United Finish Weakly at York.


Denaby Utd – Worksop Town 2 Denaby 4 – Smart Work at Worksop (picture)


Denaby Utd – Denaby 6  Heanor Town 2 – Heanor Vanquished without


Denaby Utd – Nottingham Forest Res 2  Denaby 0



Sports

Denaby Utd – Lincoln City Res 4 Denaby 1 -Fine Defensive Work


Denaby Utd – Results to February 1928


Midland League Tables – February 1928



People

How Denaby Woman Met her Death – Simple Accident in The Snow



Industry and Commerce

Denaby Youth who Lived for Nine Years with a Broken Back


Conisboro’ Council – Role of Oliver Twist – Unemployed Problem


Conisboro’ Engineering Problem (picture)



Crime and Courts

Local Epidemic Of Burglaries – Denaby Men Charged – Mexboro’ Scuffle.



Sports

Boxing at Denaby (picture)


Conisboro’ Cricket Club – Some Losses: Two Needs -Improved Finance.


Cricket – Outlook of the Clubs – Denaby – Shortened Programme.


Denaby’s New Forward (picture)



Sports

Thurnscoe St. Hilda 7, Conisboro’ 2 – Conisboro’ Swamped. (picture)


 Barnsley Y.M.C.A. 4, Denaby Junior 2 (picture)


Conisborough Halfback For Tottenham (picture)


Denaby Church 6. Denaby P.M 2 – Good Halves. (picture)


Denaby Rovers 7 Newhill 0 – Bold Challengers (picture)


Denaby Utd – Ilkeston 0, Denaby 2 – Too Clever For Ilkeston.


Grimethorpe R.C. 1, Denaby Junior 7 – Victorious Seven Goals Away (picture)


Denaby Utd – Denaby 3, Loughboro’ 0 – Three For Kelly


Denaby Utd – Lincoln City Res 4 Denaby 1 – Beaten With Honours


Demnaby Utd – Shirebrook  5 Denaby 2 – Sensational Finish


Denaby Utd – Scarborough 1 Denaby 2 – Denaby’s Double Shock for Scarborough


Midland League – March 30 1928



People

Cow Ran Amok



Industry and Commerce

Took A Chance And Paid With His Life – Conisborough Shunter Killed


Denaby Coal (Advert)


New Chairman of Conisborough UDC – Mrs Kaye (picture)



Places

Choirmaster – Presentation to Mr. G. V. Smith.


Purchase of Old Hall in Church Street


Good Friday at Conisborough (picture)


Medical Officer’s Annual Report – Population, Births and Deaths, Small Pox, TB and Sanitation



Crime and Courts

Policeman Ordered Out


Guardians Defrauded – Denaby Couple Treated Leniently


The Poor That Rob the Poor – Fowl Stealing at Denaby



Sports

Footballers’ Tribute (picture)


Denaby Utd – Denaby 1  Grantham 0 – Grantham Outplayed


Denaby Utd – Staveley Town 1 Denaby 1 – Fine Defensive Play Gets Point


Denaby Utd – To Carry On – Help From the Workmen.


Denaby Utd – Denaby 4 Wombwell 2


Denaby Utd – Heanor 2, Denaby 0 – Bottom Club’s Useful Points


Prolific Scorer (picture)


Denaby Utd – Results, Attendances & Scorers


Midland League – Final Table



People

Woodworks Accident


Conisborough V.C. On Leave



Industry and Commerce

Miner’s Leader at Denaby (picture)


Oldest Miner Retires (picture)


Conisborough Urban Council – Council Houses – Petty Annoyances.



Places

Denaby Church Players.


Pageantry At Denaby


Old People’s Tea


Denaby Rovers in Camp (picture)



Crime and Courts

Horse’s Wretched State


Sudden Impulse – Weak-Minded Conisboro’ Girl’s Rush to River.


Terrible Pain Drives Man to Suicide


Tradesman’s Last Message



Sports

The Opening of the Season – Black and White (picture)


Denaby & Cadeby – Mexborough 191 for 7 Denaby 190 for 3 – Denaby’s sporting bid.


Denaby & Cadeby – Denaby 156 for 6 Doncaster Town 56 – Denaby’s 100 to spare.


Denaby Utd. –  A Complete Change of Officials.


John William “Jack” Barker Transferred to Derby County


More Youngsters for Denaby.



Industry and Commerce

Conisboro’ Rate Arrears.



Places

Conisborough Notes – Marrying for ‘Company’ – Fielding Improved – St. Peter’s Guild – Fair


“Rainbow Bridge” No More (picture)



Crime and Courts

Man Charged With Desertion


Denaby Mother Resents School-Master’s Rebuke – Slapped His Face.


Dust In His Eye – Denaby Motor-Cyclist who did not Stop.


Blamed The Drink – Denaby Youth Sent to Prison for Burglary


Converted Money To Own Use – Agent Charged.


Denaby Schoolboy’s Thefts – Warning To Parents


House Ransacked – Finger Prints Clue In Conisborough Case.


Pilfered Timber – New School Building Raided at Conisboro’



Sports

A Fine All-Rounder (picture)


A Promising Bowler (picture)


Denaby & Cadeby – Denaby 76 for 7 Wath 69 – Bowlers’ Day At Denaby.


Denaby’s New Trainer



People

Grand Old Couple – A Denaby Darby And Joan (picture)


Cottage Fire – Fatal Sequel To Denaby Outbreak – Plucky Neighbours.


Sad Accident


Wedding – Harker & Wray – A Stage Romance (picture)



Industry and Commerce

Rainbow Bridge Accident


Two Fatal Accidents At Cadeby


Colliery Absenteeism


Unleasant Surprise for Denaby Workers


Giant Rock


Rainbow Bridge Reconstruction


Rainbow Bridge Reconstruction – Work in Progress


Warm Work – Workman on Rainbow Bridge


Conisboro’ Council – “Foreign” Labour – Street Lamps – Civic Sunday Sunday Departure.



Places

Civic Service at St Alban’s


Conisborough Notes – One – Rainbow Bridge – Preservation of Wild Flowers


Feast – Hospital Demonstration – Sunday School Trip



Crime and Courts

Perjury Alleged Intimation In Conisborough Case


Embezzlement at Conisborough



Sports

Denaby & Cadeby – Denaby 107 Rossington 149 – Season’s First Defeat


Denaby & Cadeby – Denaby 174 Mexborough 102 – Mexborough Collapse At Denaby.


Denaby & Cadeby – Denaby 226 Collegiate 234 for 4 – Fine Performance by Collegiate


Denaby & Cadeby – Swinton 176 for 9   Denaby 215 – Poor Fielding In Interesting Game.


Denaby & Cadeby – Tankersley 61 Denaby 76 for 1 – Kennedy 6 for 16


Two More Players for Denaby United.


Denaby & Cadeby – Denaby 174 Mexborough 102 – Mexborough Collapse At Denaby.



People

Joe Smith’s Accident. (picture)


Stack Fire.



Industry and Commerce

Prize Pit Ponies (picture)



Places

St. John Ambulance Brigade – Lady Divisional Superintendent


Conisboro’ Allotment Society


Stile Collector



Crime and Courts

Sent For Trial – Conisboro’ Father’s Alleged Neglect of Children.


Fearful Tragedy -Young Girl Decapitated – Father Runs Amok – Child’s Head Picked Up.


Denaby Miners Attack on Mexborough Man – “A Cowardly Assault”



Sports

Denaby & Cadeby – Bolton 113 for 2  Denaby & Cadeby 109 – Denaby Fail at Bolton.


Denaby & Cadeby – Denaby 114  Collegiate  119 for 6 – Collegiate Win Well at Denaby.


Denaby & Cadeby – Doncaster Town 74    Denaby 165 – Fast Bowling Upsets Doncaster.


Denaby Utd – Wath 0 Denaby1 – Goal Defeat Against Run of Play.


Denaby Utd’s Prospects – Building Up a Sound Team. Promising Talent & Ripe Experience.


Denaby Utd – Denaby 1 Notts County Reserves 1



People

Taffy and Floss (picture)



Industry and Commerce

Coal Trade Outlook – Hopeful Signs at South Yorkshire Pits – Five Counties Scheme.


Provision For Aged Miners – Manager’s Appeal at Opening of Conisborough “Welfare.”


Not Poisoned – Conisborough Inquest Held to Satisfy Relatives.


Conisboro’ UDC – Surveyor Mine of Information – Bravery, Swimming, Conversions, Buses, Roads, Fire Engine Questions



Places

Conisborough Notes – An Ancient Chapel


A Fine Swimming Team (picture)


A Route to the Races (picture)


Conisborough Notes – Cricket – Harvest Festival – Tan Yard – Swimming Gala


Dangerous Bend (picture)


The Diver (picture)



Crime and Courts

Alleged Neglect Of Children – Conisboro Miner Sent for Trial



Sports

A Denaby Team Maker- Former Aston Villa Back – Tom Swinburne.


Denaby Utd – Denaby 1, Notts Forest 2 – Good Display Against “Class” Side.


Denaby Utd – Denaby 3, Doncaster 0 – Denaby Sparkle – Doncaster Too Slow.


Denaby Utd – Denaby 4 Worksop 1 – Easy One For Denaby.


Denaby Utd – Turner’s Majority.


Sports Pavilion for Conisborough (picture)


Denaby Utd – A Maker of Players (picture)


Denaby Utd – Denaby 3, Wath 2 – Denaby’s Double – Scrappy Evening At Tickhill Square


Denaby Utd –  Wath 0 Denaby 1 – Denaby Hat Trick – One Goal And Many Failures. (picture)


Midland League Table



Industry and Commerce

Coal Trade’s Future – Manager’s Hopeful Prediction In High Court.


Carting Miners’ Coal – Denaby Scheme to Cut Delivery Costs.


Conisborough Council – Attack on Press Hotly Resented.



Places

Canon Leteux – A Notable Anniversary – 40 Years a Priest


Canon Leteux and His Friends (picture)


Strawbridge Memorial Window. (picture)


The Strawbridge Window


Conisbrough News – Strawbridge Memorial Window –“Bow” Bridge – Mothers Union


Denaby Notes – Health Week – The Crossing – Canon Leteux.



Crime and Courts

Street Row at Denaby.


On Account.- Conisborough Painter In Trouble. -Alleged Fraud.



Sports

Men of Note in local Sport – Former Goalkeeper – Old Denaby Official – James Hancock. (picture)


Denaby utd – Newark 3 Denaby 1 – Denaby’s Handicap


Midland League Results – October 6 1928


Midland League Results – October 20 1928 – Denaby 4 – Loughborough 1


Denaby Utd – Denaby 3 Methley Perseverance 2 – United Beat Methley Under Difficulties.(picture)


Denaby Utd – Denaby 2 Mexborough 1 – F.A. Cup



People

Gallant Miners.


Motor Lorry and ‘Bus Accident


Brave Miners Rewarded. (picture)


Drama Festival – Four S.Y. Societies in Competition.



Industry and Commerce

Death After Operation – Conisborough Man Injured in Pit over Year Ago.


Denaby Coal Dispute – 2 ½ d. Ton Rent for Lord Cromwell – Commission Rebukes Both Sides.


Claims For Rescue – Conisborough Council Perplexed Over Fire Scenes.



Places

Change Ringing at Conisborough. (video)


Ancient Pottery to be Examined by Experts


Armistice Day Services


Conisborough Armistice Parade


Denaby Armistice Service



Crime and Courts

A Voluble Denaby Woman.


Denaby Couple’s Differences.


Prison for Neglect – Conisborough Man’s Appeal Fails.


Successful Exhibitors – With Other People’s Produce!



Sports

Midland League Results – November 3, 1928 – A Denaby “hat-trick”


Derby County to Visit Denaby This Afternoon


Denaby Utd – Gainsborough 1  Denaby 0 – F A Cup Final Qualifying Round


Midland League Results – November 19, 1928


A Promising Goalkeeper (picture)


Midland League Results – November 24th 1928 – Beaten at Scunthopre


Midland League Table – November 24, 1928


Denaby Utd – Results to November 24th



People

Fire in Low Road


Handley Wells, Conisborough Musician and Organist



Industry and Commerce

Unconscious of Impending Doom (picture)


Christmas Beef (picture)


Conisbro’ U.D.C. – Proposed Salaries “Cut”- Surveyor’s Spirited Defence of Staff.


Lighting up Conisborough



Places

K.O.Y.L.I. – Inter Platoon Challenge Cup


New Headmaster (picture)


Santa Claus Enters Godfrey Walker Convalescent Home(Picture)



Crime and Courts

Alleged Attack on Wife – Charge against Conisborough Clerk


Decapitated Daughter – Mexborough Man “Guilty,  but Insane.” – Sad Story at Assizes.



Sports

Denaby Take All – Four South Yorkshire Doubles,


Denaby’s New Stand – Welcome Addition at Tickhill Square.


Goalkeeper Suspended – Denaby and Arnold Birch.(picture)


Indoor Rifle Range (picture)


New Rifle Competition Trophy (picture)


Midland League Results – December 3, 1928 – Some Big Scores.


Midland League Results – December 10, 1928 – At Home after Five-weeks


Denaby Utd – Denaby 3 Worksop 0 – Weak Worksop Well Whacked.


Player’s Rise


Denaby Utd – Doncaster 1 Denaby 3 – Smart Denaby Forwards.


Midland League Results – December 24 – Grimsby Town score 5 at Tickhill Square


Midland League Results – Christmas Day & Boxing Day – Mexborough Doubled


Midland League Results – December 31, 1928


Midland League Table – December 31, 1928


The Drama In Yorkshire.



People

Colliery Veteran Retires (picture)



Sports

Famous Footballer’s Son Home with Broken Leg (picture)