Monday 6th March 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1503: Henry VII's daughter stopped and stayed in Doncaster on way to become Queen of James IV in Scotland.
1703: Epworth preacher and part-founder of Methodism John Wesley was born.
1984: National Coal Board announce reduction of coal mined and 20 pit closures, the Miner's Strike would follow.
6 Years Ago Today
Doncaster Rovers sack manager Sean O'Driscoll and immediately hire Dean Saunders.»
43 Years Ago Today
Footballer Kevin Keegan married Jean at St. Peter-in-Chains Catholic Church.»
152 Years Ago Today
Doncaster journalist and celebrated St Leger winner painter JF Herring passed away.
241 Years Ago Today
The Theatre Royal opened on the eve of the first run of the St Leger.
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