Monday 12th March 2018
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1923: Elmfield Park officially opened by the Doncaster council.
1923: Doncaster War Memorial unveiled
1943: HMS Lightning, Doncaster's adopted warship, is sunk via torpedo in the Mediterranean.
2002: Donnygate scandal ends in jail terms for former councillors, a former mayor and developer.
94 Years Ago Today
Tightly controlled demolition of 150ft chimney within 15yards of Doncaster houses.
152 Years Ago Today
Architect W. Watkins won a competition, inaugurated by Doncaster Town Council, for his design for the Corn Exchange and with it the 1st prize of £100.
824 Years Ago Today
The oldest town charter by Richard I is decreed.
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