Wednesday 23rd August 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1912: Cadeby Colliery disaster relief fund set up to support families and widows.
1997: England and Doncaster Belles captain Gillian Coultard makes her 100th appearance for England Ladies.
2008: Doncaster's Taekwondo champion Sarah Stevenson takes bronze in Beijing Olympics after her opponent was controversially disqualified.
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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