1945 Quarter 1

Golden Wedding (picture)

Conisbrough to Wigan – Stationmaster’s New Appointment (photo)

Diamond Wedding

Education Committee – Damage at Station Road School Dances

Expensive smoke – Denaby Youth Causes £1,300 stack Fire

Retirement – “Bob” and “Charlie” Lapidge

Wedding – Reeve and Fox

Denaby Utd – Manvers 2 Denaby 1- Manvers Win Close Derby Game

Denaby Utd – Denaby 2 Manvers 3 – Manvers complete double at Denaby


Airman – Dunk, John Herbert – Conisbrough navigator’s outstanding record (picture)

Airman – Foley, James – Conisbrough D.F.C. – Over 60 Raids by Warrant Officer (picture)

Soldier – Mills A.R. – Certificate from “Monty”

Soldier – Quarmby, Alfred – C-in C Certificate for Good Service

Soldier – Sheldrake, Ernest – News from Abroad

Soldier – Webb, Percy – Mentioned in Dispatches (picture)

A new amenity for Old Denaby – “Dry” Village to Have Hotel?

Denaby honours young players – Presentation to John H. Wardle (picture)

Conisbrough bus brawl – Tiresome passengers

Presentation to Mr Tom Hill – A Cadeby Y.M.A. Stalwart (picture)

Conanby Youths Suicide – Overdose of Sleeping Tablets

Conisbrough Savings – Fine Record Recognised

Conisbrough U. D. C. Concessions to employees – Schooling in working hours

Old Denaby Hotel – Magistrates Grant Full License

Presentation to Mr E Lapidge

Denaby Utd – Upton 4 Denaby 0 – Upton Master difficult conditions

Industry and Commerce

Inquest on Denaby Miner – Old injury did not cause death

Conisbrough and Denaby W. V. S. in London – Raised £500 for Ambulance

Conisbrough U.D.C. – Temporary houses

Private Transport Service? – Suggested for Denaby and Cadeby Miners

Reference to Heroic Work at Cadeby and Denaby Fires

Rev. G. Needham leaving Conisbrough – New Rector of Wombwell (picture)

Surprise for South Yorkshireman in India – Bus was labelled “Mexborough (picture)

Well-Known Conisbrough Businessman – Mr. J. Drabble


Soldier – Aird, Arthur – Killed in Action on the Western Front (picture)


Airman – Wheeliker, Gordon, Kenneth – Flight sergeant Killed