Tuesday 26th December 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1876: Doncaster's first roller skating rink (Cheswold Road) caught fire.
1951: Syd Bycroft plays his last game for Doncaster Rovers at Goodison Park, Everton, and gets sent off.
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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