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.
320 Years Ago Today
Terrible flooding from huge snow melt all areas by River Don, River banks destroyed at Thorne.»
635 Years Ago Today
King Richard II signs the town's second charter, for Danecastre.
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