Friday 28th April 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1775: The first stone of the Theatre Royal was laid, being designed by William Lindley.
1841: Doncaster mayor Isaac Morley becomes Knight Bachelor.
2005: Doncaster Robin Hood Airport opened with it's first flight to Majorca.
2005: A construction worker was injured in the build of the new Frenchgate Interchange when part of a roof collapsed on him.
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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