Wednesday 26th April 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1721: Cantley Bred champion thoroughbred racehorse the Flying Childers wins his first race.
1906: Princess Christian of Schleswig-Holstein arrives in Doncaster.
1910: First fatality on the North Bridge when a driver was thrown from his cart pulling a sheep truck.
1987: Wheatley Hills and page 3 glamour model Lindsey Strutt was born.
2003: Doncaster owner John Ryan became the oldest player to turn out for a professional British club (52years 11months).
23 Years Ago Today
The Doncaster Rovers Belles win the FA Cup Final, beating Knowsley United 1-0
75 Years Ago Today
Disaster at Barnburgh Colliery after earth tremor kills 4 and seals 14 underground, to be later dramatically rescued.»
106 Years Ago Today
Mexborough's Heavyweight Boxing Champion Iron William Hague loses his title to Billy Wells.»
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