Friday 4th January 2019
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1942: Jazz guitar player John McLaughlin was born in Doncaster.
1979: Bentley family left terrified after spotting unusually UFO in Bentley.
2001: 250 colliery dinner ladies across Yorkshire to receive £40k after 20-year fair-pay dispute is settled.
2009: British and European Lightweight boxing champion Billy Thompson sadly passed away in Thurnscoe.
31 Years Ago Today
Manager Dave Mackay's first game in charge of Doncaster Rovers, away at Southend.
34 Years Ago Today
Footballer Chris Brown, who rejoined Doncaster Rovers in 2011, was born in Doncaster.
163 Years Ago Today
The first train arrives on new tracks at Thorne railway station.
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