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.
8 Years Ago Today
Doncaster pensioners Alan Stringer and Wally Jinks win £2m on the National Lottery.
28 Years Ago Today
A mother and 2 children were killed in an accident on the Carr Lane level crossing.
142 Years Ago Today
Sir Nigel Gresley, Locomotive Engineer of The Mallard and Flying Scotsman was born.»
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