Wednesday 10th May 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1905: The first turf was cut at Brodsworth Colliery.
1996: Mexborough Actor Brian Blessed was climbing Everest when 12 climbers were killed in a blizzard.
2003: Doncaster Rovers win promotion back to the Football League with Francis Tierney's golden goal.
2005: Ronnie Barker from Open All Hours passed away from a heart condition.
2005: Construction started on a 15,000 all-seater community stadium complex to later be named Keepmoat Stadium.
5 Years Ago Today
Danum sculpture by Michael Johnson unveiled in Sir Nigel Gresley Square.»
9 Years Ago Today
Martin Winter was expelled from the Labour Party.
80 Years Ago Today
Plane crash at Doncaster Aerodrome has four fatalities.
193 Years Ago Today
Famous preacher William Morley Punshon was born in Doncaster.
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