Thursday 18th May 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1733: First record of mining in Bella Wood, Hickleton, by a Mr Pymont.
1905: Montagu Hospital in Mexbrough was officially opened by James Montagu.
2003: A statue to John Wesley that was designed in 1853 is finally unveiled in 2003 by the Bishop of Lincoln.
12 Years Ago Today
Doncaster MP and former chancellor Anthony Barber passed away in Suffolk.
57 Years Ago Today
World acclaimed Cornetist Roger Webster was born in Doncaster.
59 Years Ago Today
Doncaster Film Society's inaugural meeting at the Girl's High School on Waterdale.
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