Saturday 7th July 2018
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1788: Methodist preacher John Wesley preached in Priory Place.
1856: Stainforth railway station opened.
1973: The Odeon in Hallgate closed.
2007: Prince Charles visits the floods in Toll Bar
2010: Doncaster Rovers pay record £1.15m to Sheff Utd for striker Billy Sharp.
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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