Thursday 30th November 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1350: License is granted to the Carmelite Friars in Doncaster to build a church to St Mary.
1896: Talking pictures first shown in Doncaster at the Empire Palace.
1934: Doncaster locomotive The Flying Scotsman became the first steam locomotive to officially record 100mph.
45 Years Ago Today
The Velvet Underground play at Doncaster's Top Rank Theatre.
54 Years Ago Today
Bobby Rydell and Helen Shapiro headline a music concert at The Gaumont.
86 Years Ago Today
Explosion at Bentley Colliery kills 45 miners.»
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