Thursday 21st September 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1926: Irish actor Hamilton Deane arrives at the Grand Theatre to star in his hugely popular stage play of Dracula.
1998: Mexborough's Pork pie millionaire butcher Fred Green leaves his £12m fortune to Doncaster Royal Infirmary.
2006: The old landmark concrete chimney at DRI demolished.
2014: The official re-opening of Bentley Pavilion and Bentley Park after £2m landscaping and redevelopment.
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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