Friday 30th November 2018
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1350: License is granted to the Carmelite Friars in Doncaster to build a church to St Mary.
1896: Talking pictures first shown in Doncaster at the Empire Palace.
1934: Doncaster locomotive The Flying Scotsman became the first steam locomotive to officially record 100mph.
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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