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.
6 Years Ago Today
A shiny plaque is erected in Mexborough at the childhood home of poet Ted Hughes.»
24 Years Ago Today
The Dons played their last game at Tattersfield.
276 Years Ago Today
Edmund Cartwright, Doncaster's inventor of the power loom, was born in Marham.»
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