Tuesday 30th October 2018
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1467: The town of Doncaster was incorporated by Edward IV.
1648: Colonel Thomas Rainsborough, a republican officer of Charles I was murdered in Doncaster.
1823: Edmund Cartwright, Doncaster's inventor of the power loom, died in Hastings.
1964: Doncaster Museum was officially opened by Princess Margaret.
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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