Saturday 1st July 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1856: The first passenger train arrives at Thorne railway station.
1936: An international air service was opened at Doncaster Airfield to Amsterdam.
1953: Arsenal and Ipswich footballer Alan Sunderland was born in Conisbrough.
2006: Stainton-born cricketing legend Freddie Trueman passed away.
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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