Saturday 9th June 2018
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1906: Bawtry Hall records UK's highest ever September temperature as 35.6 degrees.
1995: Mystery fireball and lights seen in the sky over Bentley and Hexthorpe.
2006: Legendary local comedian and former Doncaster Rovers player Charlie Williams sadly passed away.
2006: Doncaster Rovers confirm new manager is former Irish international and Bournemouth boss Sean O'Driscoll.
2006: The old landmark concrete chimney at DRI demolished.
2011: Tracy Chandler, Doncaster Rovers Mascot Donny Dog reinstated after sacking for lingerie shoot.
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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