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.
15 Years Ago Today
Group 4 lose contract to run Doncaster Prison.
29 Years Ago Today
Manager Dave Cusack's first game in charge of Doncaster Rovers, away at Swansea
52 Years Ago Today
Billy Fury and Marty Wilde play Doncaster's Rank Theatre.
93 Years Ago Today
Ballet dancer and teacher John Field was born in Doncaster.»
1010 Years Ago Today
Anglo-Saxon nobleman Wulfric Spot mentions Doncaster in his will.
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