Sunday 12th March 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1923: Elmfield Park officially opened by the Doncaster council.
1923: Doncaster War Memorial unveiled
1943: HMS Lightning, Doncaster's adopted warship, is sunk via torpedo in the Mediterranean.
2002: Donnygate scandal ends in jail terms for former councillors, a former mayor and developer.
4 Years Ago Today
A shiny plaque is erected in Mexborough at the childhood home of poet Ted Hughes.»
22 Years Ago Today
The Dons played their last game at Tattersfield.
274 Years Ago Today
Edmund Cartwright, Doncaster's inventor of the power loom, was born in Marham.»
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