Thursday 17th August 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1930: Poet Ted Hughes was born in West Yorkshire, the family moved when he was 7 to Mexborough.
1996: Kerry Dixon's first game in charge of Doncaster Rovers as player manager.
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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