Friday 9th June 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1906: Bawtry Hall records UK's highest ever September temperature as 35.6 degrees.
1995: Mystery fireball and lights seen in the sky over Bentley and Hexthorpe.
2006: Legendary local comedian and former Doncaster Rovers player Charlie Williams sadly passed away.
2006: Doncaster Rovers confirm new manager is former Irish international and Bournemouth boss Sean O'Driscoll.
2006: The old landmark concrete chimney at DRI demolished.
2011: Tracy Chandler, Doncaster Rovers Mascot Donny Dog reinstated after sacking for lingerie shoot.
25 Years Ago Today
The first ever Sunday race meeting at Doncaster Racecourse
81 Years Ago Today
Actress Mary Millar, Keeping Up Appearances, was born in Doncaster.»
373 Years Ago Today
Tickhill Castle surrendered to John Lilburne and his dragoon of Manchester soldiers.
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