Wednesday 30th January 2019
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1708: James Bosvill, The King of the Gypsies, died and was buried at Rossington.
1772: Owston and Doncaster's political radical and chief druid Godfrey Higgins was born.
1839: Westminster Cathedral architect John Francis Bentley was born in Doncaster.
2004: Hatfield colliery ceases production.
42 Years Ago Today
Punk legends The Sex Pistols play at The Outlook Club in Doncaster.
765 Years Ago Today
King Henry III grants a Thursday market to Geoffrey Luterell to be held at his manor in Hooton Pagnell.
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