Tuesday 16th October 2018
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1786: The first mail coach runs from London to the North via a change of horses at the Red Lion in Doncaster.
1909: Doncaster Racecourse held the UK's first aviation meeting.
1968: Doncaster athlete Norman Hallows, who won a 1500m bronze medal at the London 1908 Olympics sadly passed away.
110 Years Ago Today
Mexborough's Heavyweight boxer Iron William Hague sensationally knocks out Jim Moir in the 1st round to become England's Heavyweight Champion.»
233 Years Ago Today
Major General Anthony St Leger, soldier, MP and founder of the horse race, passed away.
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