Tuesday 5th December 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1980: Flash Gordon, starring Mexborough's Brian Blessed, opens at cinema's across the UK.
2012: Doncaster votes to keep an elected mayor role, held at the time by Peter Davies.
2012: Danum sculpture by Michael Johnson unveiled in Sir Nigel Gresley Square.
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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