Tuesday 12th March 2013
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1923: Elmfield Park officially opened by the Doncaster council.
1923: Doncaster War Memorial unveiled
1943: HMS Lightning, Doncaster's adopted warship, is sunk via torpedo in the Mediterranean.
2002: Donnygate scandal ends in jail terms for former councillors, a former mayor and developer.
105 Years Ago Today
Mexborough's Heavyweight boxer Iron William Hague sensationally knocks out Jim Moir in the 1st round to become England's Heavyweight Champion.»
228 Years Ago Today
Major General Anthony St Leger, soldier, MP and founder of the horse race, passed away.
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