Tuesday 4th July 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1837: The Doncaster Poor Law Union was formed.
1920: Doncaster MP and former chancellor Anthony Barber was born.
1938: Brodsworth Methodist Chapel closed after 115 years.
2007: Doncaster Rovers win the Johnstone's Paint Trophy 2006-07 3-2 against Bristol Rovers
2007: Prince Charles visits the floods in Toll Bar
94 Years Ago Today
Tightly controlled demolition of 150ft chimney within 15yards of Doncaster houses.
152 Years Ago Today
Architect W. Watkins won a competition, inaugurated by Doncaster Town Council, for his design for the Corn Exchange and with it the 1st prize of £100.
824 Years Ago Today
The oldest town charter by Richard I is decreed.
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