Forthcoming Events

Eric Brook Plaque Unveiling

Join us at the Mexborough Athletic Club on Friday 25th of May at 10am to celebrate the unveiling of a Blue Plaque in honour of Eric Brook, Mexborough’s most successful footballer, in the company of Manchester City’s Mike Summerbee, and Ed Miliband.

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Forthcoming Events

John Fisher Tribute Night

Mexborough St John the Baptist Church plays host to a memorial tribute to the inspirational Mexborough Grammar school english Teacher John Fisher on Tuesday 24th April (7.00pm). John counted the future poet laureate Ted Hughes amongst his pupils, and inspired many more to a lifelong love of literature and poetry.

people are invited to bring their own stories, photographs and memories along to the event, which has been organised by the Ted Hughes Project'He could teach me anything

 

Forthcoming Events

Mexborough History Fair

The Society will be holding a history fair at Mexborough Library on May 11th from 11.00 until 3. There will be a display of items and photographs from the area, and a display of local information regarding the First World War.  People from Mexborough and and surrounding regions are invited to come along to browse, have a chat with our experts and perhaps bring items from their own collections to show.

Local craft groups, artists, writers and other creative folk are also invited to set up their own small displays.

Tea and coffee will be available, perhaps even biscuits and cakes,  and there will also be a tombola.