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.
15 Years Ago Today
Donnygate pair Hughes and Birks jailed.
62 Years Ago Today
Doncaster Rovers defender and comedian Charlie Williams scores his only Rovers goal.»
76 Years Ago Today
Lynda Baron (Nurse Gladys Emanuel) was born in Urmston, Manchester.
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