Saturday 6th April 2013
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1704: Inventor and steel-manufacturer Benjamin Huntsman was born in Epworth.
2004: St Georges Church is given Minster status by the Bishop of Sheffield.
3 Years Ago Today
The middle 2 cooling towers at Thorpe Marsh Power Station is spectacularly demolished.
63 Years Ago Today
Arksey Station was closed to the general public.
86 Years Ago Today
The first 'talkie' was shown in Doncaster at the Picture House: Al Jolson in The Singing Fool.
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What's on today at Doncaster's Vue cinema.