Sunday 23rd April 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1743: Edmund Cartwright, Doncaster's inventor of the power loom, was born in Marham.
1995: The Dons played their last game at Tattersfield.
2013: A shiny plaque is erected in Mexborough at the childhood home of poet Ted Hughes.
8 Years Ago Today
Doncaster pensioners Alan Stringer and Wally Jinks win £2m on the National Lottery.
28 Years Ago Today
A mother and 2 children were killed in an accident on the Carr Lane level crossing.
142 Years Ago Today
Sir Nigel Gresley, Locomotive Engineer of The Mallard and Flying Scotsman was born.»
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