Saturday 28th July 2018
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1923: Explosion at Maltby Main Colliery kills 27 miners.
1958: The Grand Theatre was opened as a cinema by Essoldo, with Satchmo the Great.
1998: Stainforth mum Debbie Scorer sees a black triangle floating above her house.
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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