Monday 7th January 2019
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1875: Bentley school board formed, two years prior to school being built on Bentley Green.
1952: Hampole railway station closed on 7 January 1952 after 67 years of service.
1973: Four workmen died at Thorpe Marsh Power Station but after investigation they were all deemed accidental.
2013: Doncaster Rovers appoint Brian Flynn as joint caretaker manager with defender Rob Jones.
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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