Saturday 25th March 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1899: Doncaster's Theatre Royal closed its door after a performance of Behind the Mask.
1942: After an immense fundraising effort Doncaster adopt's a warship.
1973: The first ever pilot of Doncaster filmed tv sitcom Open All Hours was broadcast, on BBC2.
1989: Manager Joe Kinnear's first game in charge of Doncaster Rovers, away at Scarborough.
1996: Police raided offices at Belle Vue and Ken Richardson was arrested with conspiracy to burn down the mainstand.
40 Years Ago Today
Punk legends The Sex Pistols play at The Outlook Club in Doncaster.
763 Years Ago Today
King Henry III grants a Thursday market to Geoffrey Luterell to be held at his manor in Hooton Pagnell.
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