Tuesday 3rd July 2018
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1886: Arthur Wharton, the first black footballer, who lived in Edlington, broke the world 100m record.
1938: Doncaster Locomotive The Mallard broke the world speed record for steam locomotives at 126mph.
50 Years Ago Today
Doncaster athlete Norman Hallows, who won a 1500m bronze medal at the London 1908 Olympics sadly passed away.»
109 Years Ago Today
Doncaster Racecourse held the UK's first aviation meeting.»
232 Years Ago Today
The first mail coach runs from London to the North via a change of horses at the Red Lion in Doncaster.
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