Wednesday 19th April 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1786: Major General Anthony St Leger, soldier, MP and founder of the horse race, passed away.
1909: Mexborough's Heavyweight boxer Iron William Hague sensationally knocks out Jim Moir in the 1st round to become England's Heavyweight Champion.
24 Years Ago Today
Doncaster Belles top scorer Karen Walker scores hat trick for England Ladies against Slovenia.
35 Years Ago Today
Doncaster Rovers beat Reading 7-5, Kerry Dixon got 4.
88 Years Ago Today
Ronnie Barker from Open All Hours was born in Bedford.
157 Years Ago Today
St John the Evangelist's Church, Cadeby, was consecreted.
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