Monday 23rd October 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1905: The first turf was cut at Brodsworth Colliery.
1943: Percy Jackson Grammar School is opened by Sir Fred Clarke.
2003: Mexborough comedian and actor Tony Capstick sadly passed away.
2010: Doncaster family Les Holmes, and sons Mark and Ian, win £6.7 on National Lottery.
149 Years Ago Today
Doncaster train driver John Jackson fell under a train while oiling his engine and was killed.
Receive anniversaries by email.