Tuesday 23rd October 2018
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1905: The first turf was cut at Brodsworth Colliery.
1943: Percy Jackson Grammar School is opened by Sir Fred Clarke.
2003: Mexborough comedian and actor Tony Capstick sadly passed away.
2010: Doncaster family Les Holmes, and sons Mark and Ian, win £6.7 on National Lottery.
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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