Sunday 2nd September 2018
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1709: John Wesley's rescued from a raging fire at his home at Epworth Rectory.
1906: Bawtry Hall records UK's highest ever September temperature as 35.6 degrees.
1910: Donald Watson, founder of the Vegan Society, was born in Mexborough.
2006: Legendary local comedian and former Doncaster Rovers player Charlie Williams sadly passed away.
6 Years Ago Today
The last 2 cooling towers at Thorpe Marsh Power Station is spectacularly demolished.
18 Years Ago Today
Manager Steve Wignall's first game in charge of Doncaster Rovers, against Nuneaton Borough.
29 Years Ago Today
Manager Billy Bremner's first game back in charge of Doncaster Rovers, away at Exeter.»
57 Years Ago Today
Doncaster Rovers player coach/manager Danny Malloy's first game in charge, away at Gillingham.
77 Years Ago Today
RAF fly prosthetic leg to prisoner of war pilot Douglas Bader.»
85 Years Ago Today
1950's actor Brian Roper was born in Doncaster.
139 Years Ago Today
Doncaster Rovers were founded at the Guildhall.
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