Thursday 5th October 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1968: Doncaster Decoy was the last train to stop at Warmsworth Station
1980: Double Superbike World Champion James Toseland was born in Doncaster.
1985: Conisbrough's rock drummer Brian Keenan died of a heart attack.
1992: The town of Doncaster was twinned with the town of Wilmington in USA.
15 Years Ago Today
Doncaster owner John Ryan became the oldest player to turn out for a professional British club (52years 11months).
31 Years Ago Today
Wheatley Hills and page 3 glamour model Lindsey Strutt was born.»
108 Years Ago Today
First fatality on the North Bridge when a driver was thrown from his cart pulling a sheep truck.
112 Years Ago Today
Princess Christian of Schleswig-Holstein arrives in Doncaster.»
297 Years Ago Today
Cantley Bred champion thoroughbred racehorse the Flying Childers wins his first race.»
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