Thursday 21st September 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1926: Irish actor Hamilton Deane arrives at the Grand Theatre to star in his hugely popular stage play of Dracula.
1998: Mexborough's Pork pie millionaire butcher Fred Green leaves his £12m fortune to Doncaster Royal Infirmary.
2006: The old landmark concrete chimney at DRI demolished.
2014: The official re-opening of Bentley Pavilion and Bentley Park after £2m landscaping and redevelopment.
320 Years Ago Today
Terrible flooding from huge snow melt all areas by River Don, River banks destroyed at Thorne.»
635 Years Ago Today
King Richard II signs the town's second charter, for Danecastre.
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