Sunday 7th January 2018
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1875: Bentley school board formed, two years prior to school being built on Bentley Green.
1952: Hampole railway station closed on 7 January 1952 after 67 years of service.
1973: Four workmen died at Thorpe Marsh Power Station but after investigation they were all deemed accidental.
2013: Doncaster Rovers appoint Brian Flynn as joint caretaker manager with defender Rob Jones.
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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