Monday 11th September 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1771: Doncaster council orders that a scarlet gown and mayoral chain be procured for mayoral use.
1916: First shaft completed at Hatfield Main Colliery.
1920: The Palace Theatre closes after just 9 years.
2009: Demolition of Doncaster Odeon on Hallgate begins, before a new £10m casino development starts.
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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