Thursday 26th July 2018
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1644: Tickhill Castle surrendered to John Lilburne and his dragoon of Manchester soldiers.
1936: Actress Mary Millar, Keeping Up Appearances, was born in Doncaster.
1992: The first ever Sunday race meeting at Doncaster Racecourse
50 Years Ago Today
Doncaster athlete Norman Hallows, who won a 1500m bronze medal at the London 1908 Olympics sadly passed away.»
109 Years Ago Today
Doncaster Racecourse held the UK's first aviation meeting.»
232 Years Ago Today
The first mail coach runs from London to the North via a change of horses at the Red Lion in Doncaster.
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