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.
53 Years Ago Today
Rock legends The Rolling Stones play 2 gigs at The Gaumont cinema.
79 Years Ago Today
Disaster at Hatfield Main colliery as the cage drops with 1 fatality, 10 amputations, and 60 injured.»
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