Friday 28th September 2018
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1836: Thomas Crapper was baptised after birth in Waterside, Thorne.
1914: The Picture House opened on the High Street.
2008: Rugby legend Ellery Hanley resigns as coach of Doncaster Rugby League Club.
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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