Tuesday 27th February 2018
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1853: St Georges Church was totally destroyed by fire.
1942: 4 RAF men die in a crash at Hexthorpe returning from action in Germany.
1954: Bishop dedicates new church in Sprotborough to St Edmund.
2008: Doncaster is struck by a 5.2 richter scale earthquake centred at Market Rasen in North Lincolnshire.
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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