Sunday 7th January 2018
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1875: Bentley school board formed, two years prior to school being built on Bentley Green.
1952: Hampole railway station closed on 7 January 1952 after 67 years of service.
1973: Four workmen died at Thorpe Marsh Power Station but after investigation they were all deemed accidental.
2013: Doncaster Rovers appoint Brian Flynn as joint caretaker manager with defender Rob Jones.
16 Years Ago Today
Tremors felt in Doncaster after 4.7 Richter scale earthquake in Midlands.»
95 Years Ago Today
T. Hanley and Sons's Mill near the North Bridge catches fire and is destroyed.
148 Years Ago Today
Foundation stone of the new Corn Exchange is laid by the mayor.»
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