Tuesday 6th November 2018
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1885: Heavyweight British Boxing Champion 'Iron' William Hague was born in Mexborough.
1963: The last steam locomotive to be overhauled Union of South Africa returned to service.
1967: Adwick and Carcroft Station was closed to passengers.
2011: Tracy Chandler, Doncaster Rovers Mascot Donny Dog appears in Sunday Sport lingerie spread.
2011: Tracy Chandler, Doncaster Rovers Mascot Donny Dog sacked for lingerie photo's in Sunday Sport.
2011: Tracy Chandler, Doncaster Rovers Mascot Donny Dog reinstated after sacking for lingerie shoot.
8 Years Ago Today
Doncaster family Les Holmes, and sons Mark and Ian, win £6.7 on National Lottery.
15 Years Ago Today
Mexborough comedian and actor Tony Capstick sadly passed away.»
75 Years Ago Today
Percy Jackson Grammar School is opened by Sir Fred Clarke.»
113 Years Ago Today
The first turf was cut at Brodsworth Colliery.
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