Thursday 7th December 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1912: King George V and Queen Mary arrive in Doncaster and get a tour of Conisbrough Castle.
1912: Double disaster at Cadeby Colliery, 35 dead then 53 of the rescue party killed hours later.
1912: A day after Cadeby Colliery disaster, King George V and Queen Mary visit the injured.
1912: King George V and Queen Mary visit Woodlands to open the Model Village at Brodsworth.
1932: The first production at Bawtry Theatre was produced; The House with Twisty Windows
1997: Scottish Leeds Utd legend and Doncaster Rovers manager Billy Bremner passed away in Doncaster.
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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