Sunday 2nd September 2018
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1709: John Wesley's rescued from a raging fire at his home at Epworth Rectory.
1906: Bawtry Hall records UK's highest ever September temperature as 35.6 degrees.
1910: Donald Watson, founder of the Vegan Society, was born in Mexborough.
2006: Legendary local comedian and former Doncaster Rovers player Charlie Williams sadly passed away.
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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