Saturday 9th June 2018
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1906: Bawtry Hall records UK's highest ever September temperature as 35.6 degrees.
1995: Mystery fireball and lights seen in the sky over Bentley and Hexthorpe.
2006: Legendary local comedian and former Doncaster Rovers player Charlie Williams sadly passed away.
2006: Doncaster Rovers confirm new manager is former Irish international and Bournemouth boss Sean O'Driscoll.
2006: The old landmark concrete chimney at DRI demolished.
2011: Tracy Chandler, Doncaster Rovers Mascot Donny Dog reinstated after sacking for lingerie shoot.
11 Years Ago Today
Rugby legend Ellery Hanley becomes coach of Doncaster Rugby League Club.
50 Years Ago Today
Manager Lawrie McMenemy's first game in charge of Doncaster Rovers, home to Wrexham.
55 Years Ago Today
The last Doncaster trolleybus (number 375) ran down Beckett Road.
74 Years Ago Today
DFS Founder and magnate Graham Kirkham was born in Maltby.»
122 Years Ago Today
Doncaster Scientific Society ask at a council meeting if they can start a museum within the Old Library.»
131 Years Ago Today
Stephen Wade, the last of Britain's executioner's, was born in Doncaster.»
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