Thursday 4th January 2018
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1942: Jazz guitar player John McLaughlin was born in Doncaster.
1979: Bentley family left terrified after spotting unusually UFO in Bentley.
2001: 250 colliery dinner ladies across Yorkshire to receive £40k after 20-year fair-pay dispute is settled.
2009: British and European Lightweight boxing champion Billy Thompson sadly passed away in Thurnscoe.
25 Years Ago Today
Doncaster Belles top scorer Karen Walker scores hat trick for England Ladies against Slovenia.
36 Years Ago Today
Doncaster Rovers beat Reading 7-5, Kerry Dixon got 4.
89 Years Ago Today
Ronnie Barker from Open All Hours was born in Bedford.
158 Years Ago Today
St John the Evangelist's Church, Cadeby, was consecreted.
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