Sunday 15th October 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1909: The pioneering Windham Tractor Monoplane is broken by pilot Captain Walter George Windham when he sits in it.
1942: The badge of HMS Lightning, Doncaster's adopted warship, is presented to Doncaster Council.
1968: Intake teacher John Sherwood wins a bronze medal in the 400m hurdles at the Mexico Olympics.
700 Years Ago Today
Thomas, Earl of Lancaster attacked Conisbrough Castle, gaining entry by scaling the walls.»
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