Friday 4th August 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1540: Edward Cooke, former mayor of Doncaster for 4 years was executed at Tyburn.
1980: Yorkshire and England cricketer Richard Dawson was born in Doncaster.
2008: Doncaster's Odeon was closed with the final screening of Sean Faris in Never Back Down.
2008: Doncaster Bloodstock Sales £7m million state-of-the-art thoroughbred racehorse facility opened by Michael Owen.
5 Years Ago Today
Caretaker manager Brian Flynn is made permanent manager of Doncaster Rovers.
24 Years Ago Today
The Corn Exchange is almost destroyed by fire started in the cafe.
Receive anniversaries by email.