Monday 11th December 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1855: The first train arrives on new tracks at Thorne railway station.
1984: Footballer Chris Brown, who rejoined Doncaster Rovers in 2011, was born in Doncaster.
1987: Manager Dave Mackay's first game in charge of Doncaster Rovers, away at Southend.
2012: Doncaster's North Bridge is re-opened early after 10 years closed.
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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