Wednesday 19th April 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1786: Major General Anthony St Leger, soldier, MP and founder of the horse race, passed away.
1909: Mexborough's Heavyweight boxer Iron William Hague sensationally knocks out Jim Moir in the 1st round to become England's Heavyweight Champion.
16 Years Ago Today
250 colliery dinner ladies across Yorkshire to receive £40k after 20-year fair-pay dispute is settled.
54 Years Ago Today
Doncaster's record breaking Mallard locomotive taken out of service.
74 Years Ago Today
Crooner Tony Christie from Conisbrough was born.»
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