Tuesday 6th June 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1294: King Edward I grants a Thursday market license to Henry de Lacy to be held at his manor in Campsall.
1769: Doncaster Corporation order William Townshend to be paid £25 for a map of the town.
1848: Askern railway station opens for passengers.
2006: The new Frenchgate Centre extension and new transport interchange opened to the public.
2011: Tracy Chandler, Doncaster Rovers Mascot Donny Dog sacked for lingerie photo's in Sunday Sport.
6 Years Ago Today
Dean Saunders first game in charge of Doncaster Rovers, with a 1-0 win at home to Crystal Palace.
155 Years Ago Today
After 2 years work the massive new organ by Edmund Schulze at St Georges Church had its own dedicated service.»
161 Years Ago Today
The newly established Hyde Park Cemetary formally consecrated.
241 Years Ago Today
The first ever St Leger horse race was run at Doncaster, winner was Allabaculia.
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