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.
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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