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1941 Quarter 2

Editorial – Shattering Blows – Battle of Cape Matapan (videos)

5 April 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 05 April 1941 Shattering Blows Italy has been given one more reminder of the terrifying power of the Royal...

Editorial – A Cry From Macedonia -Invasion of Greece & Yugoslavia (video)

12 April 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 12 April 1941 A Cry From Macedonia For Greece and Yugoslavia the hour of destiny has struck and the...

Editorial – The Price of Survival

12 April 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 12 April 1941 The Price of Survival The first full war Budget presents us with a sombre but striking...

Editorial – Britain at Bay

19 April 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 19 April 1941 Britain at Bay A swift shadow has passed over our military position in North Africa, where...

Editorial – Greek Tragedy

26 April 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 26 April 1941 Greek Tragedy The war in Greece is not yet over but it is far spent. The...

Local News

May 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 24 May 1941 Co-Operative Society. At the 321st quarterly meeting of Kilnhurst Co-operative Society on Saturday, the names of...

Montagu Hospital – The Week’s Casualty List May 24, 1941

May 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 24 May 1941 Montagu Hospital The Week's Casualty List Treated but not detained: Thursday EmiIy White. 8, Auckland Road, Mexborough, injury to...

Editorial – Recoil

3 May 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 03 May 1941 Recoil Once again Mr. Churchill has been called upon in an hour of black discouragement to rouse...

Editorial – Less Talk

10 May 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 10 May 1941 Less Talk The House of Commons debate, intended to be an inquest on the ill-fated expedition to...

Editorial – Rudolf Hess

17 May 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 17 May 1941 Rudolf Hess Rudolf Hess is a welcome gift in one sense, for he comes as light...