Monday 4th December 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1900: The official opening of the newly built Springwell Lane Workhouse.
1999: Denaby boxer Jon Jo Irwin defeated by Steve Robinson in Manchester.
2012: The South Western cooling tower at Thorpe Marsh Power Station is spectacularly demolished.
2012: Doncaster Rovers lose cruelly to Portsmouth 4-3 and are relegated to League One.
2012: Stainforth FE Centre relaunched as Doncaster College East.
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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