Thursday 4th January 2018
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1942: Jazz guitar player John McLaughlin was born in Doncaster.
1979: Bentley family left terrified after spotting unusually UFO in Bentley.
2001: 250 colliery dinner ladies across Yorkshire to receive £40k after 20-year fair-pay dispute is settled.
2009: British and European Lightweight boxing champion Billy Thompson sadly passed away in Thurnscoe.
19 Years Ago Today
Group 4 lose contract to run Doncaster Prison.
33 Years Ago Today
Manager Dave Cusack's first game in charge of Doncaster Rovers, away at Swansea
56 Years Ago Today
Billy Fury and Marty Wilde play Doncaster's Rank Theatre.
97 Years Ago Today
Ballet dancer and teacher John Field was born in Doncaster.»
1014 Years Ago Today
Anglo-Saxon nobleman Wulfric Spot mentions Doncaster in his will.
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