Wednesday 4th October 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1910: First fatality on the North Bridge when a driver was thrown from his cart pulling a sheep truck.
1978: After a Doncaster Rovers training session coach Les Cocker collapsed and died.
1999: Balloon-shaped UFO spotted in Retford.
50 Years Ago Today
Intake teacher John Sherwood wins a bronze medal in the 400m hurdles at the Mexico Olympics.»
76 Years Ago Today
The badge of HMS Lightning, Doncaster's adopted warship, is presented to Doncaster Council.»
109 Years Ago Today
The pioneering Windham Tractor Monoplane is broken by pilot Captain Walter George Windham when he sits in it.»
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