Saturday 9th December 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1907: Comedian Stan Laurel performed in Mexborough at the Prince of Wales theatre, and stayed overnight at the Montagu Arms.
1942: Scottish Leeds Utd legend and Doncaster Rovers manager Billy Bremner was born in Stirling.
1985: Stainforth wrestler Jack 'The Doncaster Panther' Pye passed away in Blackpool
2006: New stainless steel chimney at DRI erected.
2012: Doncaster's Superbike Racer Jamie Toseland marries singer Katie Melua.
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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