Tuesday 22nd August 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1959: Doncaster Rovers manager Jackie Bestall's first game in charge, away at Torquay Utd.
1964: Doncaster Rovers manager Bill Liever's first game in charge, at home to Bradford Park Avenue.
1966: ICI announces 600 job losses at it's Doncaster factory.
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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