Wednesday 27th February 2019
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1853: St Georges Church was totally destroyed by fire.
1942: 4 RAF men die in a crash at Hexthorpe returning from action in Germany.
1954: Bishop dedicates new church in Sprotborough to St Edmund.
2008: Doncaster is struck by a 5.2 richter scale earthquake centred at Market Rasen in North Lincolnshire.
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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