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.
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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