Thursday 26th April 2018
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1721: Cantley Bred champion thoroughbred racehorse the Flying Childers wins his first race.
1906: Princess Christian of Schleswig-Holstein arrives in Doncaster.
1910: First fatality on the North Bridge when a driver was thrown from his cart pulling a sheep truck.
1987: Wheatley Hills and page 3 glamour model Lindsey Strutt was born.
2003: Doncaster owner John Ryan became the oldest player to turn out for a professional British club (52years 11months).
31 Years Ago Today
Manager Dave Mackay's first game in charge of Doncaster Rovers, away at Southend.
34 Years Ago Today
Footballer Chris Brown, who rejoined Doncaster Rovers in 2011, was born in Doncaster.
163 Years Ago Today
The first train arrives on new tracks at Thorne railway station.
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