Wednesday 26th April 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1721: Cantley Bred champion thoroughbred racehorse the Flying Childers wins his first race.
1906: Princess Christian of Schleswig-Holstein arrives in Doncaster.
1910: First fatality on the North Bridge when a driver was thrown from his cart pulling a sheep truck.
1987: Wheatley Hills and page 3 glamour model Lindsey Strutt was born.
2003: Doncaster owner John Ryan became the oldest player to turn out for a professional British club (52years 11months).
22 Years Ago Today
Police raided offices at Belle Vue and Ken Richardson was arrested with conspiracy to burn down the mainstand.»
29 Years Ago Today
Manager Joe Kinnear's first game in charge of Doncaster Rovers, away at Scarborough.
45 Years Ago Today
The first ever pilot of Doncaster filmed tv sitcom Open All Hours was broadcast, on BBC2.»
76 Years Ago Today
After an immense fundraising effort Doncaster adopt's a warship. »
119 Years Ago Today
Doncaster's Theatre Royal closed its door after a performance of Behind the Mask.
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