Wednesday 17th May 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1975: Jonti Pickering, creator of Weebl and Bob was born.
2005: Giant oval UFO spotted moving across Doncaster.
2006: Doncaster's Andy Warhol - pop artist Derek Hirst passed away near Chichester after long illness.
3 Years Ago Today
The official re-opening of Bentley Pavilion and Bentley Park after £2m landscaping and redevelopment.»
11 Years Ago Today
The old landmark concrete chimney at DRI demolished.
19 Years Ago Today
Mexborough's Pork pie millionaire butcher Fred Green leaves his £12m fortune to Doncaster Royal Infirmary.»
91 Years Ago Today
Irish actor Hamilton Deane arrives at the Grand Theatre to star in his hugely popular stage play of Dracula.»
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