Thursday 7th December 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1912: King George V and Queen Mary arrive in Doncaster and get a tour of Conisbrough Castle.
1912: Double disaster at Cadeby Colliery, 35 dead then 53 of the rescue party killed hours later.
1912: A day after Cadeby Colliery disaster, King George V and Queen Mary visit the injured.
1912: King George V and Queen Mary visit Woodlands to open the Model Village at Brodsworth.
1932: The first production at Bawtry Theatre was produced; The House with Twisty Windows
1997: Scottish Leeds Utd legend and Doncaster Rovers manager Billy Bremner passed away in Doncaster.
3 Years Ago Today
The official re-opening of Bentley Pavilion and Bentley Park after £2m landscaping and redevelopment.»
11 Years Ago Today
The old landmark concrete chimney at DRI demolished.
19 Years Ago Today
Mexborough's Pork pie millionaire butcher Fred Green leaves his £12m fortune to Doncaster Royal Infirmary.»
91 Years Ago Today
Irish actor Hamilton Deane arrives at the Grand Theatre to star in his hugely popular stage play of Dracula.»
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