Tuesday 27th February 2018
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1853: St Georges Church was totally destroyed by fire.
1942: 4 RAF men die in a crash at Hexthorpe returning from action in Germany.
1954: Bishop dedicates new church in Sprotborough to St Edmund.
2008: Doncaster is struck by a 5.2 richter scale earthquake centred at Market Rasen in North Lincolnshire.
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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