Thursday 13th July 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1908: Doncaster athlete Norman Hallows broke the 1500m Olympic record.
1967: Harworth Cyclist Tom Simpson died during the Tour de France.
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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