Monday 15th October 2018
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1909: The pioneering Windham Tractor Monoplane is broken by pilot Captain Walter George Windham when he sits in it.
1942: The badge of HMS Lightning, Doncaster's adopted warship, is presented to Doncaster Council.
1968: Intake teacher John Sherwood wins a bronze medal in the 400m hurdles at the Mexico Olympics.
46 Years Ago Today
The Velvet Underground play at Doncaster's Top Rank Theatre.
55 Years Ago Today
Bobby Rydell and Helen Shapiro headline a music concert at The Gaumont.
87 Years Ago Today
Explosion at Bentley Colliery kills 45 miners.»
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