Cottages Gutted by Conanby Fire (picture)

Denaby Child Scalded – Inquest hears Story of Denaby Mother’s Ordeal.

“Maker Of Denaby.’’ – District’s Great Tribute To The Late Mr. W. H. Chambers.

Mr. Chambers’ Death – Loss To Cadeby and Denaby

Obituaries of 1929

Denaby Mourns Its Founder. – Impressive Scenes. Quarter-Mile Long Procession

Industry and Commerce

Buried By Fall – One Man Killed: Two Injured at Cadeby Pit.

50 Years at Denaby Pit

Sheffield Telegraph – Our Free Gift Scheme – Payment to Injured Denaby Miner.

Coalfields Distress Fund – Decision to Disband Local Committee.

Unemployment Scheme. – Proposed Improvements to Cost £26,000.


“Whence All But He Had Fled.”

Local Inns Redundant

Conisbrough and Denaby Events in 1929

Diary of Local History in 1929 – Quarter 1 – January to March

Diary of Local History in 1929 – Quarter 2 – April to June

Diary of Local History in 1929 – Quarter 3 – July to September

Diary of Local History in 1929 – Quarter 4 – October to December

Last Year’s Tale of Tragedy – A Diary of Inquests.


Denaby Utd – Denaby 3, Rotherham United Reserve 1.

Midland League Results – January 2nd, 1930

Midland League Results – January 6th, 1930

The Future – What About The Midland League? Problems in South Yorkshire.

Denaby Utd – Bradford Reserves 3 Denaby 1 – Good Show against strong Bradford team

Denaby Utd – Denaby 2, Lincoln Reserve 5.

Denaby Utd – Scunthorpe United  5  Denaby   1

Midland League Results – January 27, 1930

Denaby Utd – Denaby 1, Loughboro’ Corinthians 2.

A Conanby “Star” – Captain Who Carried Them Through (picture)

The Record? – 20lb Pike (picture)


Dog Causes Tragedy – Denaby Pillion Rider’s Fate at Maltby.

Fell under Dray – Conisbrough Policeman’s Son Killed – Child Eye Witness

Slipped Under Dray – Driver Exonerated at Inquest on Conisbro’ Child.

Obituary – Mr H.C. Taylor (picture)

Conisborough Boy’s Amazing Strength – Six-Inch Nails Bent

Industry and Commerce

Coal To Be Cheaper – Lower Carting Charges In Denaby And Cadeby.


Conisborough Ambulance Workers.

Crime and Courts

Denaby Man’s Wandering In The Early Hours

Boys Break Into School – Parents to Blame For Thefts, Say Bench.

Witness Warning

Wife Witness Missing

Alleged Blows at Hotel – Denaby Man Said to be in Critical Condition.

Denaby Man’s Assault – Struck Woman in Public House


Midland League Results – February 3, 1920

Denaby Secretary Cautioned – Christmas Day Incident

Conanby’s Schemer (picture)

Denaby Utd – Sheffield Utd Res. 4, Denaby 0. – United Reserves Too Good for Denaby.

‘Lal Barker’ – Brother of Jack

Resignation of Denaby United Secretary (picture)


Golden Wedding – Happy Conisboro’ Couple – Preached To Sheep & Turnips. (picture)

Mr. G.L. Robinson – A Notable Cricketer – To Be Buried In His Colours. (picture)

Industry and Commerce

Accident – Fatal Roof Fall.

An Exhibition of Miners’ Safety Lamps (picture)


Conisbro’s ” Bard “- The Rev. David Williams. – ” Dewi Mai.” (picture)

Conisbrough Bard in his Bardic Chair (picture)

Plan To Demolish Old Denaby Church.

Conisborough Arts and Crafts (picture)

Crime and Courts

A General Nuisance – Conisborough Man Bound Over

Denaby Hotel Dispute.

Hospital Depositions – Constable’s Action Criticised at Doncaster.


Denaby Utd – Lincoln City Res  6 Denaby 1 – Nasty Blow for Denaby. (picture)

Denaby Utd – Denaby 4  Shirebrook 1

Denaby Utd – Denaby 1, Bradford Reserves 2.

Denaby Chairman and Financial Secretary Resign.


Lines Blocked by Derailed Coal Trucks – Train Diverted In Time.

Conisborough’s Oldest Resident Dead.

Industry and Commerce

The “Hill Top Hotel,” Conisborough, Near Doncaster for Sale

Conisborough’s Hill Top Hotel Sold

Pit’s Closed for Easter

Fresh Blood.(picture)

Conisborough Council and Bus Licences – “Wangle” Alleged.

“Wrong People Present.” Demand That Conisborough Council Business Be Cancelled.


A Denaby Resignation.

Crime and Courts

Conisbro’ Man’s “Bit.”

Dustmen Fined For Assault


Denaby Boxers Figure In Contests At Stalybridge.

A Wicket Down – The burial of Luther Robinson, of Denaby. (pictures)

Industry and Commerce

Fatally Injured At Colliery Screens.


Denaby Boxing Contests.

Poor Support – Future of Denaby United Club in the Balance.

Denaby United – Club Will Fulfil its Fixtures.

Placed on record

Denaby Swift’s Centre Forward (picture)

Denaby’s Captures: Talk Of Transfers (picture)

Midland League Results – April 22, 1930

Denaby Boxing Ban.


Conisboro’ Man’s Death – Unhappy End to Friendly Football Game.

Motor-Cyclists Collide.

Ambulance Pioneer – One of “Wicked” Denaby’s Just Men (picture)

A Good and Faithful Servant (picture)

Wedding – Smethurst & Ward (picture)

Industry and Commerce

Killed By Keystone – Fatal Accident at Conisboro’ Cliff – Quarryman Crushed.

Two Quarrymen Injured.


May Pageant at Denaby (picture)

Denaby Rifle Team’s Success.

Denaby Not Wicked – Spirited Reply By Vicar – “All Twaddle.”

 “Wicked Denaby.”

Denaby Defended – “Beer-Drinking and Romanism Two Great Qualities.”

Practical Christianity of Miners.

Sunday at “Wicked” Denaby.

Crime and Courts

House-Painting Offers – Conisborough Man Sent For Trial.


Denaby & Cadeby – Wath Athletic 131 for 2  Denaby  129 –  Wath Trounce Denaby.

Denaby & Cadeby – Hickleton Main 95  Denaby 102 – Narrow Win by Denaby.

Foster Sees It Through

Boxing at Denaby

Woodhead Signed by Hull (picture)

Rawmarsh 70  Denaby  72 for 8


Local Wills – W .H. Chambers’s Estate.

Industry and Commerce

Yorkshire Traction Co Ltd (advert)


Veteran Bellringers.(picture)

Corpus Christi at Denaby. (picture)

Conisborough Notes – June 6th

Conisborough Notes – June 27th

Conisborough Notes – June 13th

Montagu Estates – Colliery Company’s Purchases – Conisbro’ Farms Sold.

Crime and Courts

Denaby Man Fined for Street Betting – Tram Escape Fails

Prison for Butcher – Story of “Fiendish Cruelty” to a Bullock


Good Bouts at Denaby – A Battle of Giants.

Denaby & Cadeby – Mexborough 211 for 7 Denaby 186 for 7

Denaby & Cadeby – Denaby 189 Bolton 32 for 2 – Denaby’s Recovery


Mr Bernard William Gibbs,

Wedding –Sellers & Todd (picture)

Industry and Commerce

Sale of Red Lion Hotel, Conisborough.

A Conisboro’ Inventor – Safety Device for Lifts and Cages.

Who is my Neighbour?


Fullerton Hospital Sports (picture)

Conisbro’ Feast. – 40th Hospital Demonstration

Fullerton Hospital Sports –The Will to Win

Pig Club Closes

A Record Parade (picture)

Crime and Courts

The Long Arm – Constable Stern Chase


Denaby & Cadeby – Denaby 192 for 8  Rotherham 190 – Wright’s 138 in 90 Minutes.

Denaby & Cadeby – Denaby 289 for 6  Elsecar  159 for 1 – Two Centuries at Denaby.


 On The Rocks – A Cayton Bay Mystery – Denaby Girls’ Adventure

Industry and Commerce

Crushed To Death – Trapped By Trucks – Shunting Mishap.

Ambulance Work Trophy

Conisboro’ U.D.C. – The Clerk and Conveyancing Fees.

Conisboro’ U.D.C. – County Areas Conference.

Conisboro’ U.D.C. – Missing Voucher – Memorial Park – Open Air Baths

Conisboro’ U.D.C. – The Recovery Of Rent Arrears.

Denaby Main Swimming Bath


Conisborough Castle Damage – Police!

Crime and Courts

Kicked Step-Son – Denaby Pedlar’s Cruel Conduct

Conisborough Man’s Boast.

Conisborough Man’s Fatal Depression – Alone With the Gas Ring.

Waterproof as Counterpane – Conisboro’ Man’s Theft.

Denaby Thefts – Miner Sent To Prison

Wholesale Thieving – Men’s Bad Record  – “Ought Not To Be At Large”


Wright for Record ?

A Denaby Bradman (picture)

Denaby & Cadeby dnb  Hickleton 197

Left Arm Slow Break Bowler Discovery

Denaby United Capture

Denaby & Cadeby – Bentley 45 for 1  Denaby 44 – Veteran Unplayable.

Denaby & Cadeby – Debaby 135 Mexborough 125 for 6 – Prolonged Rain prevents Certain Victory.


Gallant Rescues – Life-Saving at Mexborough and Denaby.

Unavoidable Street Accident at Denaby – Sudden Dash – Boy Killed.

A Churchwarden.

A Woman Warden.

Bad Luck for Pigeon Fancier

Industry and Commerce

Conisborough U.D.C. – An “Edgar Wallace” Mystery. “Missing Voucher.”

Conisborough Notes – Sixty Steps – Iron Water Tanks – Rent Arrears

Conisborough U.D.C. – Another Interview with the Unemployed


Conisborough Ambulance Problems

The Great Storm – “Lansbury Lido”

Crime and Courts

Dog Worries Fowls – Conisboro’ Man Ordered To Pay.

Denaby Auxiliary Postman Sent To Prison – Pilfered The Post.


Fullerton Cup Final – Denaby 196  Mexborough 166

Denaby & Cadeby – Denaby 215  Wath  21 for 1

Denaby Utd – Bradford 5  Denaby 0 – Denaby’s Bad Start at Bradford

Denaby Utd – Denaby 2 Rotherham 0 – Better Work. Denaby’s First Win.

Conisborough Cricket Club – Review of the Season.

Denaby Utd – Rotherham United Reserve 1  Denaby United  4 – Denaby’s Double at Millmoor

Denaby Utd – Hull City Res 2 Denaby 1

Denaby Utd – Hull 2 Denaby 1 – Denaby Beaten At Hull.


Headmistress Who Acted as Council Clerk.

Public Award for Bravery

Industry and Commerce

Fall of Roof Could Not Have Been Prevented

Crushed Between Tubs – Inquest on Young Colliery Worker – Carried 3000 yards

Fatal Accidents – Killed at Denaby and Barnbro’

Killed by Fall of Roof

Shaft Accident – Lucky Deputy (picture)


Licensee Changes

Denaby School Gala .

Denaby Swimming Gala (picture)

Gallant Girls. (picture)

Mexborough Baths to Cost £18,000.

Crime and Courts

Court Cases

Furious Bicycle And No lights

House Breaking at Goole


Denaby Utd – Denaby 3 Nottm Forest Res 5 – Forest Too Fast And Strong

Denaby Utd – Denaby 2 Grimsby Town Reserves  3 – Trial Winger Scores Twice

Denaby Utd – Denaby 2  Mexborough Town 2 – Even Battle After Early Shocks.(picture)

Denaby Utd – Mexborough Town 2  Denaby 1 – Effective Second Half Policy.

Denaby Utd – Denaby 2 Hull City Res 2 – Young Centre-Forward Impresses

Denaby Utd – Denaby 6  Notts County Res  3 – Vollans’ Hat Trick.”


Headlong Fall – Domestic Mishap at Denaby – Slip On Stairs.

Methodist’s Loss – Mr George Taylor

Conisbro’ Law Student’s Success (picture)

Wedding – Robinson & Broadhead – Mexborough Cricketers Wedding


Denaby Folk Dancers (picture)

Crime and Courts

Young Denaby Couple’s Troubles.

A Denaby Crowd – Attracted by Sight of a Policeman.

Betting at Denaby – End of a Bad Season.

The Writing on the Wall

Throwing Lighted Fireworks – Silly Denaby Lad.


Denaby Utd – Bradford City Reserves  4 Denaby United  1 – Play Pluckily with a Depleted Side.

Denaby Utd – Denaby 2 Grantham 1 – Pace and Perseverance.


Denaby Man’s Fate – Found Drowned in the Thames

Fog Smash – Milk Flowed

Trackless Accident.

Obituary – Mr Cyrus Scholfield

Industry and Commerce

Trade Review – Don and Dearne Valleys – Prospects None Too Bright.

Conisborough U.D.C. – Bus Halts and Shelters – Allotments for Unemployed

County Libraries

Demolition and Road Works


School Concert – “House Plays”

Trackless Buses – The Doorstep Crawl

Crime and Courts

A Batch of Offenders

Faults on Both Sides – Magistrates’ Opinion of Conisbro’ Smash.


Inter Club Boxing.

Midland League Results – December 1, 1930 – Barnsley Beat Mexborough 13 – 2.

Midland League Results – December 22, 1930 – Scarborough Again Fail at Denaby.

Midland League Results – December 27, 1930 – Christmas Day Matches

Midland League Results – December 27, 1930 – Denaby Beat Mexborough.

Midland League Results – December 29 1930 – 7 “Hat Tricks’’ in 5 Matches

Midland LeagueTable – December 29, 1930

Denaby Utd – Midland League Results – December 1930


Leading Local Events in 1930 – Achievements and Disappointments – Quarter 2