Friday 6th October 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1859: 7 year old boy killed by a train between Denaby and Mexborough.
1958: Bawtry Station was closed to the general public.
1958: Rossington Station was closed to then general public.
1985: The last episode of Open All Hours was broadcast; The Mystical Boudoir Of Nurse Gladys Emmanuel.
2010: Doncaster pensioners Alan Stringer and Wally Jinks win £2m on the National Lottery.
2010: First ever camel race at Doncaster Racecourse held.
24 Years Ago Today
Doncaster Belles top scorer Karen Walker scores hat trick for England Ladies against Slovenia.
35 Years Ago Today
Doncaster Rovers beat Reading 7-5, Kerry Dixon got 4.
88 Years Ago Today
Ronnie Barker from Open All Hours was born in Bedford.
157 Years Ago Today
St John the Evangelist's Church, Cadeby, was consecreted.
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