Thursday 29th June 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1891: Foundation stone laid (on St Peters Day) for new St Peter's Church in Bentley.
1995: The main stand at Doncaster Rovers ground Belle Vue is badly burnt by an arsonist.
2000: Deputy Prime Minister John Prescott leaves his awful self-portrait photo's in photo booth.
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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