Monday 4th September 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1709: Sir Godfrey Copley dies, the organ he donated to St Mary's Church remains at time he died.
1849: The railway line between Retford and Doncaster was first opened at 6pm.
1909: Mexborough's Heavyweight boxer Iron William Hague sensationally knocks out Jim Moir in the 1st round to become England's Heavyweight Champion.
1967: Barnby Dun Station was closed to the general public.
2009: Two brothers in care viciously attack local boys in Edlington in high profile case.
9 Years Ago Today
Doncaster's Taekwondo champion Sarah Stevenson takes bronze in Beijing Olympics after her opponent was controversially disqualified.»
20 Years Ago Today
England and Doncaster Belles captain Gillian Coultard makes her 100th appearance for England Ladies.»
105 Years Ago Today
Cadeby Colliery disaster relief fund set up to support families and widows.»
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