Obituary – Mr H. Thirlwall – Conisbrough’s First Surveyor

An Expert on Timber – Conisbrough Man inherits Family Interest

Story Caught Their Eye – “Times” Helps to Find Good Friends (picture)

Swinton and Conisbrough ” Gunners ” are in Korea – Far East Veterans at 26 and 22

Worked Even Harder In Hospital – Diligent Conisbro’ Patient’s 27 Rugs (picture)

J.P.’s To Help Police After ‘Stop Hooliganism’ Plea’ in Conisbrough Case

Wedding – Best & Kemp – Back from Malaya (picture)

She Will Be Denaby “Anniversary” Queen

Industry and Commerce

Appearance of Double Deckers (picture)

Double – Decker Buses – New Area Service

Denaby I.C.I. Annual Dance (picture)

Conisbrough Wife’s Wager Over Electricity Supply – Who Will Be First Past (Red) Tape?

Denaby Baths – Opening Unlikely in Next Few Months


Air Force Chaplain

Fun and Games at Conisbrough Wesleyan Methodist School

Very Seasonable-Of Course! (picture)

Conisbrough Girls’ Friendly Society party

Denaby Darbies and Joans (picture)

From Goldthorpe to Conisbrough – New Licensees at Lord Conyers

Motor Cycle and Light Car Club (picture)

Conisbrough’s Jugged’ Hare

The Old Year in Memory – South Yorkshire Diary Dates of 1950

Warning – And Result


Denaby Utd – Boston Town  3   Denaby  2 – Misfortune Dogs United

Denaby Utd – Denaby 3 Halifax 1 (cartoon)

Denaby Utd – Grimsby Town Reserves 4 Denaby 2

Denany Utd – Denaby 3  Halifax Town Res 1 – 2nd Midland League Victory in 13 Games

Denaby Utd. – Another Gift

A Conisbrough Achievement

He Remembered ! Conisbrough Goal-Scoring Winger plays for Kilnhurst


Charles Hanmer’s Inquest At Wetherby

Four In Train Crash – Conisbrough Family’s Day Out was an Adventure

Only One Sidelight – Fatal Fact in Conisbrough Road Tragedy

Conisbrough Miner-Poet – Golden Wedding Celebrant Can Trace Line 500 Years

Golden Wedding – Mr & Mrs Birdsall (picture)

Obituary – Mr. Charles Hanmer – Mining Film Pioneer (videos)

Australia Bound – Conisbrough – Kirkby Couple

Australia Bound (picture)

Conisbrough Man Helps in Bird Census – Ringed Specimens Like it and Revisit Trap

Conisbrough Ornithologist (picture)

Nearly 500 Mourners At Funeral of Mr. R. Dunn of Conisbrough

Anniversary Queen – A Coronation at Denaby

The Queen & the Choirboy (picture)

Industry and Commerce

Two Fine Men – Conisbrough Urban Councils’s Tributes


His 1,000th Dance – West Melton M.C.’s Denaby Carnival

Marconigrams – February 24, 1951


Don & Dearne Boys (cartoon)

Conisbrough Ivanhoe Cycling Club (picture)

Denab Utd – Denaby 2 Boston 0 – Two First Half Goals

Denaby Rovers 5 Ings Lane 4 (cartoon)

Denaby Utd – Denaby 2, Notts County Res. 2 – 86th Minute Save Makes Mayall The Man


Back Home (picture)

Wedding – Bennett & James

Wedding – Waterhouse & Shaw (picture)

Industry and Commerce

Breakdowns Cut Output


No Floodlit Castle

Memorial Plaque for Scouts

Diptheria Costs Lives (advert)

Grand Pantomime Carnival (advert)

No Conisbro’ Filming – “Ivanhoe Will Be Shot At Elstree

Strange Names Of Old Denaby

Denaby Baths – “Babes in the Wood “

Pantomime Ball – Novelty at Denaby


Conisbrough: All Set for Cricket on Their New enclosure

Conisbrough Cricket Club Annual Dinner

Bowbroom 5 Denaby Rovers 2 – Montagu Cup Semi Final (cartoon)

Denaby Utd –  Denaby 1, Rotherham United Res. 2 – Too Late To Save a Point


21st Birthday Presents Destroyed in Denaby Fire

Water Relay Was Set Up For Conisbro Parks Fire

“Bow and Arrow Boy” Back – Ex-Constable was Canadian Visitor

Young Artist

Wedding – Chambers & Turner – First to greet Denaby Sailor and His Bride

Attic Is Television Workshop – Making His Own Set at 16

Industry and Commerce

General Manager of Collieries Retiring (picture)

Powder Works Presentation (picture)

Brr! Brr! One Fireplace Not Enough — Say Conisbrough Tenants


Conisbrough Castle – 10 Years Work Ahead

Mystic East comes to Denaby (picture)

Indoor Games Presentation (cartoon)

Denaby Choral Society – Fine Performance But Small Audience

Presentation to President of Denaby Main Institute (picture)

St John Ambulance Brigade Presentation (picture)

Towns’ Census Watch – Population Trends

Schoolmaster’s Departure for North Wales

Towns’ Census Watch – Population Trends


Denaby United Reserves 5 Hoyland C Ath 0 (Cartoon)

Denaby Utd – Denaby 4, Grimsby Town Reserves 0 – Play at Its Most Sparkling Best

Hickleton 2 Denaby Prims 0 (cartoon)

Cricket Prospects

Denaby Utd – Denaby 4  York City Reserves 0 – Denaby Win in a Canter


“King’s Messengers” Due at Conisbrough Next Week

Mexborough and Denaby Army Cadets On Patrol (picture)

Industry and Commerce

Cadeby’s “Lost” Coal – Face Has Thinned To 15 Inches

Weekly Coal Output

Whitsun Output Drop

“Company, ‘Shun”

Conisbro’ Council Reply To Critics – Purchase of £1,500 Angle Dozer is “Folly “

Conisbrough Urban Council’s Angle Dozer (picture)

Fourteen Candidates in Council Contests

Fourteen Candidates – Who’s Who in Council Contests

Labour. Triumphs – Six Seats—and Nearly a Seventh—in Council Fights


400 in Barnburgh May Walk (picture)

Conisbrough Castle ” Sing.” (picture)

Trinity Ordination (picture)

Husband and Wife Both Honoured – S.J.A.B. Award

Conisbrough Doncaster Rovers’ Supporters’ Club Dinner (picture)

Denaby Four Meet the Duke (pictures)

Conisbrough Queens

No Conisbrough Show – May Become Defunct

Tailpiece – One Mistake’s Enough

Tailpiece – “Where’s Miss Blank ?”

Former Bevin Boy on Stage in Sheffield (picture)


Denaby & Cadeby – Denaby 161 for 5 Shiregreen 166 for 6 (cartoon)

Denaby & Cadeby – Denaby 162 for 5 Shiregreen 166 for 6 (picture)

Denaby Utd – Denaby 1  Notts County Res  0

For Transfer from Sheffield Wednesday (picture)

Gifts for Denaby United Men (picture)

Denaby United :Combined Effort and a Grand Spirit

Denaby Utd – “Away” Becomes “Home” Denaby Game Next Week

Conisbrough Cricket Club’s New Ground (picture)


Conisbrough Neighbour’s Smart Fire “Drill” (Picture)

Double Honour (picture)

In Korea Now – Denaby Reservist is El Alamein Veteran (Picture)

Joined by His Wife in South Africa

Our Chairman’s Diamond Jubilee

Paratrooper Prepares – Conisbro’ and Mexboro’ Focus on Persia (picture)

Wedding – Oakley & Bray (picture)

Wedding – Tonks & Thomas – Oxford Graduate’s Swinton Bride

Don and Dearne Star for Huddersfield (picture)

Industry and Commerce

Denaby and Cadeby Gesture – Miners Help `Affray’ Fund

Pits Output in Number 3 Area

Flying  Visit (picture)

Repairs to Private Houses – Conisbrough U.D.C. Comments


New Banner at All Saints (picture)

Balby Street Junior School Festival Queen (picture)

Denaby Rossington Street School Queen (picture)

Don and Dearne Schools Sports (picture)


Marconigrams – June 30th, 1951

“Miss Yorkshire” – 50 Chosen for Area Final at Mexborough

Tailpieces, June 1951

Annual Theatre Review – Hopes Unfulfilled (pictures)

Crime and Courts

Charged With “Certain Offences” – Conisbrough Miner’s Body Found in River Don


Grants that Helped Denaby United in Season 1950/51

Honours for South Yorkshire (pictures)

Conisbrough 60 for 5 Harworth 52 – Nine For 13 In Ten Overs (picture)


140 Guests At Denaby Darby and Joan “Golden” Party

Denaby Golden Wedding – Mr & Mrs Hingley

Mr. Ralph Burkinshaw – Popular Sportsman

Denaby Man’s Choice – Dancing to be a Career

Wedding – Tonks & Spencer (picture)

Two Queens In Family (picture)

Industry and Commerce

Conisbrough House Repairs – “Property Owners Have Had Raw Deal”: Councillor

Nearly Hooked Pedestrians – Old Denaby Fishing Hazards


Conisbrough and Denaby Youth Concert (picture)

Presented To Princess – Nursing Cadets (picture)

Baths Hall – Bank Holiday Programme

Deepcar Girl Chosen from 47 In Mexborough Final

Marconigrams – July 7th, 1951

Marconigrams – July 14th 1951

Marconigrams – July 28th, 1951

Miss South Yorkshire Times – Entrants & Finalists

Rossington Street School Art (picture)

School in Miniature – Boys make Model of new Neighbour (picture)

Tailpiece – July 7, 1951 – Waterloo Incident

Tailpiece – July 14th, 1951 – Just Punishment

Tailpiece – July 21st, 1951 – Heads or Tails

Tailpiece – July 28th, 1951 – Admirals or Animals ?

Crime and Courts

Fingerprint Expert Called in at Denaby ­­­Shop – Court Evidence


Denaby  191 for 9 dec  Mitchell Main  57 – Taylor Delighted Denaby Selectors

Women’s Champion

Conisbrough C.C. – Conisbrough 234 for 5 Yorkshire Main 24 – Conisbrough Scored 210 too Many!

Denaby & Cadeby – Denaby 109 for 1  Hallam 108 – Still know How to Attract the Crowds

Denaby & Cadeby 171 For 5, Thorncliffe 168. – Denaby Man has Average of 85.83

Signings for Next Season – Cooling for Denaby Utd.

Denaby & Cadeby – Mitchell Main 63, Denaby 66 for 3

Denaby United Have First Spell of Training


Ran Down Six Flights of Stairs To Rescue Boy

£25,000 Will of Well Known Conisbrough Man

Conisbro’ Girl Gets Ready for Autumn Tour with Ballet In The U.S.A. (picture)

She Beat Rail Bag Snatch

Twin Saarlanders in Denaby (picture)

Wedding – Coles & Robson – A First Event

Wedding – Cooper & Race

Wedding – Wholey & Barnes (picture)

German Youth Party Welcomed At Denaby

Industry and Commerce

Tonnage Halved

British Railways Presentation (picture)


Conisbrough Sunday School Queen (picture)

“Good-Bye Conisbrough, Hello Cleethorpes!” (picture)

Popular Cleethorpes

Scout’s Farewell

Holiday in Germany – A Brief Glimpse Behind the Iron Curtain

Marconigrams – August 18th, 1951

Marconigrams – August 25th, 1951

Marconigrams – August 4th 1951

Tailpiece – August 4th, 1951 – The Sawny Old Batchelor

Tailpiece – August 11th, 1951 – The Great Blondin,

Tailpiece – August 18th, 1951 – Mark Twain

Tailpiece – August 25th, 1951 – The American General

Crime and Courts

Policeman, on Motor-Cycle, Overtakes Denaby Bus Driver – 80 m.p.h. Chase at Wath

Man Took Car


Denaby and Cadeby – Denaby  158 for 3,  Elsecar 156

Ivanhoe Club Silver Jubilee Celebrations (picture)

Denaby & Cadeby – Mexborough 94, Denaby 17 for 0 – Rain-Drawn “Derby” Hit Honours Hopes

Denaby Utd – New Faces at Tickhill Square (pictures)

Denaby Utd Signings – Only Nine Days Away From Football

Denaby Utd’s Promising Signing’s – Expect to be Among League Leaders

Denaby & Cadeby – Denaby 118 for 1 Rossington 114

Denaby Utd – Denaby 0, – Doncaster Rovers Res. 0 – “A Grand Game”


Three Killed In Crash – Builder’s Lorry Turns Over (picture)

Obituary – Mr A. Caddick – Conisbrough’s Oldest Resident (picture)

Good New of Conisbro’ Man

Wedding – Hare & Garbutt (picture)

Wedding – Holcroft & Bostock – Denaby Bride Chose Crinoline Gown

Wedding – Holcroft & Bostock (picture)

Thank You Denaby !

Industry and Commerce

Holme Moss Opens New Era – Radio or Television ?

Scholarship to Leeds University (picture)

Conisbrough Want Denaby Thick Site for Housing

Council Matters – Police Station – Coal Deliveries – Signal – Firemen – Allotments

“Denaby Does Not Want an Epidemic,”

We Want “Gomersall” – Conisbro’ “Will Not Be Dictated To”


Denaby Parish Church “Men’s Effort” (picture)

Swinton Flower and Vegetable Show (picture)

By Floodlight Five Sunday Repairs to Conisbrough Rail Bridge

Denaby St. John Ambulance Brigade (picture)

Marconigrams – September 01st, 1951

Marconigrams – September 08th, 1951

Marconigrams – September 15th, 1951

Meals On Wheels (picture)

Tailpiece – September 01st, 1951

Crime and Courts

Took Money, Left Pearls – Conisbrough Bank Manager Robbed


Denaby Utd – Denaby 2, York City Res. 1- “Missing Thousand” Miss Little at Tickhill Square

Boxing at Denaby

Festival of Britain – Finest Boxing Show

Giving It Expert Attention (picture)

Denaby Utd – Denaby 0  Goole Town  1

Denaby Utd – Denaby 3  Grantham  1 – Monday’s Contrast

United Send Their Supporters Away in a Happier Frame

Denaby Utd. 2, Notts Forest Res. 4

Denaby Utd – Rotherham United Res. 0  Denaby 1

Wanted To Be Schoolmaster – Selected For England (picture)


Diamond Wedding – Mr & Mrs Harvey – 10 Grand Children

Diamond Wedding – Mr & Mrs Harvey (picture)

Flown From Tripoli – Denaby Guardsman’s Dash to Father’s Bedside

Industry and Commerce

Horace E. Haigh (advert)

Election: Who’s Who

The Bridge Again – Old Denaby Seek Information

War or Peace? Mr. Paling Poses Question at Denaby Election Meeting


Lightning on Cadeby Church (picture)

Conisbrough British Legion Annual Dinner

Marconigrams – October 20th, 1951

Station Road School Jubilee Tea-Party (picture)

Tailpiece – Aunt Matilda’s Ample Calf

Tailpiece – Mrs Wospottle in Hospital

Television “Ghosts” – In Mexborough, Denaby & Conisbrough

The Harvest Story


Mexborough Evening Cricket League Presentation

Denaby Utd – Denaby 2 Stocksbridge 1 – 57th-Minute Winner

Denaby Utd – Stocksbridge 1 Denaby 1 – United Were Disappointment (photos)

Denaby Utd – Frickley Athletic 4 Denaby United 1 – Frickley beat United with Something to Spare

Denaby & Cadeby Athletic Club Annual Dinner (picture)


Obituary – Mr. H. H. Sharp – Former Conisbrough Resident

At London Remembrance

Breeding Stable in the Rhine Army (picture)

Proud Moment for Mexborough Mum

Industry and Commerce

On Strike One Week – Hit Target Next

Barnburgh Pit Output Cut By Wath Strike!

Mines Output Tonnage – Keep it up Wentworth

Third Time in Five Weeks – Coal Output

Conisbrough Plan for Keeping Rents Down

Council Move To Speed Baths Development – £13,500 Denaby Plan

Election Notebook – Flag For Tory Victory Was Sabotaged

Election Results in Don & Dearne Valleys

How’s This for Size? (picture)

No Change but Majorities Down

Patients Waiting “Hours and Hours”? Ambulance Delay ‘Plaint


Denaby Church Women’s Effort

Ivanhoe’s Castle

Mexborough “Messiah” by Denaby Choral Society (picture)

Denaby Baths – Conisbrough Council Decisions

Marconigrams – November 03rd, 1951

Marconigrams – November 17th, 1951

Marconigrams – November 24th 1951

Old Mexboro’ & Dearne Glimpses of the Past in Ancient Year Book

Tailpiece – November 03rd,1951 – Getting Up

Tailpiece – November 10th 1951 – Mark Twain

Tailpiece – November 17th – King David and King Solomon

Festival Rivals (picture)

Crime and Courts

Five Men For Trial – Huge Haul Of Cigarettres From Kilnhurst Loop Line


Denaby Utd – Denaby 1  Notts County Res 2 – County Were Masters (picture)

Denaby Utd – Frickley Colliery  2: Denaby  0 – League and Cup Double over Denaby

Denaby Rovers 3 Denaby Rangers 0

Denaby Utd – Denaby  1  Hull City Reserves  3 – Punching Power Won

Denaby Utd – Notts. County Res. 1, Denaby 2 – This Was It!


Conisbro’ Cyclist’s Sudden Swerve – Driver “Had No Opportunitv of Avoiding Him”

Death of Mr. Jack Kelly – Conisbro’ Man Was Permanent Invalid

Conisbrough Inquest Adjourned – El Alamein Hero

Wedding – Setters & Falkalee – Christmas Wedding

Wedding – Smillie & Jackson

Industry and Commerce

Escaped Barnburgh Entombment – Swinton Miner Fatally Injured at Cadeby

Stone Looked Safe But Fell and Killed Mineworker

Achievements at Cadeby Main – Output Up 14,000 Tons

Cadeby Main Colliery Surface Officials Dinner (picture)

Coal & Unemployment – Jobs of 30 Men Depend On Miner

Denaby Surface Officials’ Gift to Colleague

Denaby’s Good Year – Pit Output Raised By 38,000 Tons

From Mr. J. A. Hall, C.B.E., J.P., Yorkshire Miners President

Holiday Hangover

Keymen in Pits – Denaby Manager Stresses Function of Officials

New Union Organiser – Conisbrough Man’s Appointment

Conisbrough U.D.C. – No 50-50 Share, Retain 1 in 10 Housing Ratio


“All You Ring You Have” (picture)

Mock Wedding at the Epworth Hall (picture)

Denaby Balby Street Infants’ School Concert (picture)

Fate of a Ferryboat

Looking Back On 1951 A Diary of District Affairs

Marconigrams – December 01st, 1951

Marconigrams – December 22nd, 1951

Marconigrams – Decemer 29th 1951

Tailpiece – December 01, 1951 – Suez Canal

Tailpiece – December 15th, 1951 – Young Scottish Farmer

Tailpiece – December 22nd 1951 – Middle Name

Tailpiece – December 29th 1951 – Missing

Tailpiece – December 08th – Maddona

Crime and Courts

Conisbrough Road Accident – Magistrates Take a Serious View

Robbed His Good Samaritan – Denaby Soldier’s 12 Months Sentence


Denaby Rovers v Harlington (cartoon)

Denaby Utd – Denaby  0 Scunthorpe Utd Reserves 1

Denaby United Reminiscence to 1936 Fixture

Denaby Utd – Denaby 1 Grimsby Town Res 0 (picture)

Denaby Utd – Denaby 2 Gainsborough Trinity 2 – Holiday Fixtures Denaby : Two Drawn Games

Industry and Commerce

37 Years in Coal Industry – Denaby Scientist Honoured