Saturday 2nd September 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1709: John Wesley's rescued from a raging fire at his home at Epworth Rectory.
1906: Bawtry Hall records UK's highest ever September temperature as 35.6 degrees.
1910: Donald Watson, founder of the Vegan Society, was born in Mexborough.
2006: Legendary local comedian and former Doncaster Rovers player Charlie Williams sadly passed away.
24 Years Ago Today
Closure of Hatfield Main and Thorne collieries on economic grounds.
63 Years Ago Today
Rock legend John Parr was born in Worksop.»
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