Friday 24th September 2021
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1776: The first ever St Leger horse race was run at Doncaster, winner was Allabaculia.
1856: The newly established Hyde Park Cemetary formally consecrated.
1862: After 2 years work the massive new organ by Edmund Schulze at St Georges Church had its own dedicated service.
2011: Dean Saunders first game in charge of Doncaster Rovers, with a 1-0 win at home to Crystal Palace.
191 Years Ago Today
Local eccentric and prankster Jemmy Hirst dies.»