Wednesday 6th February 2019
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1902: The first Doncaster tram service ran from Station Road to Balby, Hexthorpe and the Racecourse.
1931: England and Yorkshire cricketing legend Freddie Trueman was born in Stainton.
1958: Doncaster born Manchester United footballer David Pegg died in the Munich air disaster.
23 Years Ago Today
Police raided offices at Belle Vue and Ken Richardson was arrested with conspiracy to burn down the mainstand.»
30 Years Ago Today
Manager Joe Kinnear's first game in charge of Doncaster Rovers, away at Scarborough.
46 Years Ago Today
The first ever pilot of Doncaster filmed tv sitcom Open All Hours was broadcast, on BBC2.»
77 Years Ago Today
After an immense fundraising effort Doncaster adopt's a warship. »
120 Years Ago Today
Doncaster's Theatre Royal closed its door after a performance of Behind the Mask.
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