Wednesday 17th May 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1975: Jonti Pickering, creator of Weebl and Bob was born.
2005: Giant oval UFO spotted moving across Doncaster.
2006: Doncaster's Andy Warhol - pop artist Derek Hirst passed away near Chichester after long illness.
17 Years Ago Today
250 colliery dinner ladies across Yorkshire to receive £40k after 20-year fair-pay dispute is settled.
55 Years Ago Today
Doncaster's record breaking Mallard locomotive taken out of service.
75 Years Ago Today
Crooner Tony Christie from Conisbrough was born.»
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