Wednesday 4th April 2018
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1235: Thomas de Flaytorp is presented as the new vicar at St Peter's Church, Warmsworth.
1720: Warmsworth poet and translator Francis Fawkes was baptised in Warmsworth St Peter.
1785: Edmund Cartwright, Doncaster's inventor of the power loom, posted his 1st flawed patent.
1981: Mexborough radio presenter Tony Capstick hit number 3 in the charts with Capstick Comes Home/The Sheffield Grinder.
2009: Two brothers in care viciously attack local boys in Edlington in high profile case.
25 Years Ago Today
Doncaster Belles top scorer Karen Walker scores hat trick for England Ladies against Slovenia.
36 Years Ago Today
Doncaster Rovers beat Reading 7-5, Kerry Dixon got 4.
89 Years Ago Today
Ronnie Barker from Open All Hours was born in Bedford.
158 Years Ago Today
St John the Evangelist's Church, Cadeby, was consecreted.
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