Thursday 8th February 2018
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1861: Heavy flooding all down the River Don reported in Historical Notices of Doncaster in 1868.
1902: Station Road officially opened, and acted as Doncaster's tram terminus.
1940: Doncaster's record breaking cyclist Roy Cromack was born.
1956: Doncaster Actress and drama teacher Margo Gunn was born.
1975: Manager Stan Anderson's first game in charge of Doncaster Rovers, home to Torquay.
2002: Nobel prize winner Renowned chemist George Porter passed away aged 81.
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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