Saturday 5th January 2019
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1201: After a visit by King John to Conisbrough Castle, a charter for the towns market is declared.
1982: Widespread flooding in Doncaster from the River Don bursting it's banks.
2001: Simon Irving of Doncaster Rugby League Club scores 13 goals in a game against York City Knights.
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.
Receive anniversaries by email.