Wednesday 13th December 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1930: Arthur Wharton, the first black footballer, died in Edlington.
1958: Actress Janet Dibley, star of sitcom The Two of Us, was born in Doncaster.
2009: Campsmount School burnt down with only the library and sports hall surviving.
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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