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Wedding – Thornton & Cornwall

March 1960
South Yorkshire Times, March 19th, 1960 Mr. Keith Cornwall, of West Melton and Miss Marjorie Alison Thornton, of West Melton, after their marriage at Brampton...

Brampton Parish Church Youth Group -“The Farce at Devil’s Bridge”

March 1960
South Yorkshire Times, March 19th, 1960 Brampton Parish Church Youth Group make-up for their production of “The Farce at Devil’s Bridge” given in the Mexborough...

Refugees’ Appeal at Bolton Church Hall by Smiths of Melton

March 1960
South Yorkshire Times, March 19th, 1960 Some of the charming collection of Spring dresses by Smiths of Melton, which were modelled at the mannequin parade...

Wedding – Williams & Wilks

March 1960
South Yorkshire Times, March 19th, 1960 Mr. Wilks and Miss Williams, who were married at Brampton Parish Church on Saturday.

Wath Grammar School Dramatic Society – “Androcles and the Lion”

March 1960
South Yorkshire Times, March 19th, 1960 Members of the cast of “Androcles and the Lion” produced this week by Wath Grammar School Dramatic Society.

Wedding – Paling & Bowskill

March 1960
South Yorkshire Times, March 19th, 1960 Mr. R. Bowskill, of Wath and Miss M. Paling leave Wath Parish Church after their marriage on Saturday.

Wedding – Parkes & Ryder

March 1960
South Yorkshire Times, March 19th, 1960 Miss B. Parkes of Hawthorne Road, Wath, and Mr. R. F. Ryder, of Rookery Road, Swinton, after their marriage on Saturday...

“Passion, Poison and Petrifaction”

March 1960
South Yorkshire Times, March 19th, 1960 A scene from “Passion, Poison and Petrifaction”, one of two plays by Bernard Shaw, presented by Wath Grammar School...

Wath Grammar School Heroin

June 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times  June 28, 1941 Eileen Woodcock, of Darfield (right) the Wath Grammar School girl who rescued two children who were in danger...

Airman – Hanley, Douglas – With R.A.F. Abroad

June 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times  June 28, 1941 With R.A.F. Abroad L.A_/c. Douglas Hanley (21), only son of Mr. and Mrs.H. Hanley, of 4, Northside Road, Wath,...

Cinema – Majestic – Andy Hardy meets Debutante

June 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times June 28, 1941 From YouTube:

Cinema – Grand – The Sea Hawk

June 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times June 28, 1941 From YouTube:

Wath Cine Club

March 1960
South Yorkshire Timers, March 19th, 1960 Members of the newly-formed Wath Cine Club are actors for their fellow members in a sequence from a film...

Wedding – Beattie & Scales

March 1960
South Yorkshire Times, March 19th, 1960 Miss M. Beattie of West Melton and Mr. A. Scales of Worsborough Bridge, after their marriage at Wath St Joseph’s...

Wedding – Brown & Hill

March 1960
South Yorkshire Times, March 19th, 1960 Miss Janet Brown of Highfield View, Catcliffe, and Mr. T. Hill of Princess Street, West Melton, after their marriage at...

Wedding – Beattie & Craggs

March 1960
South Yorkshire Times, March 19th, 1960 Miss M. Beattie, of Garden Street, West Melton, and Mr. D. Craggs of Hall Drive, Wath, after their wedding at...

Wath Trinity Methodist Church Men’s Cake Baking

March 1960
South Yorkshire Times, March 5th, 1960 Mrs. W. Cutts tastes a cake baked by Mr. W. Richardson at a men’s cake baking competition at Wath...

Play Weeks At Pits – South Yorkshire Collieries

May 1960
South Yorkshire Times, March 5th, 1960 Play Weeks At Pits Holiday weeks at South Yorkshire collieries this Summer include: - Aldwarke: July 4th – 9th and September...

Wedding – Bramham & Atkin

March 1960
South Yorkshire Ties, March 12th, 1960 Miss Maureen Yvonne Bramham, of Brampton and Mr. David Atkin, of Parson Cross, after their marriage at Brampton on...

Presentation to Mr & Mrs Paling

March 1960
South Yorkshire Times, March 12th, 1960 A party from Wath-on-Dearne who attended the presentation at Wombwell Baths Hall on Friday night to Mr. and Mrs....

Wedding – Shepherd & Brown

March 1960
South Yorkshire Times, March 12th, 1960 Mr Horace Brown (Wath) and Miss Hylton D. Shepherd (Thurnscoe) after their wedding at St. Hilda’s Church, Thurnscoe, on...

Wedding – Ryalls & Hobson

March 1960
South Yorkshire Times, March 12th, 1960 Mr. Maurice Hobson, 84, Burman Road, Wath and Miss Alma Ryalls, 7, Challenger Crescent, Thurnscoe, seen after their wedding at St...

Wedding – Melbourne & Winder

March 1960
South Yorkshire Times, March 12th, 1960 Mr. Kenneth Winder (Wath) and Miss Brenda Melbourne (Mexborough) after their wedding at Mexborough Parish Church on Saturday.

Soldier – Holmes, Jack – Prisoner of War

June 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times, June 21, 1941 Prisoner of War Mrs A Porter, of 9 , Marshall Grove, Wath, has been informed that her son, Private...

Montagu Hospital – The Week’s Casualty List, June 21st 1941

June 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 21 June 1941 Montagu Hospital The Week's Casualty, The following patients were treated but not detained: Thursday NeIIie Dowson, 9, Hope Avenue,...