Wednesday 18th July 2018
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1849: Doncaster Town Council apply for land at Potteric Carr to be converted to the first communal cemetary.
1886: St Wilfred's Church in Cantley reopened after restoration by George Gilbert Scott.
1978: Actress Kate Baines was born in Doncaster.
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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