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Heritage Doncaster #Archaeocake bakeoff!

13th June 20199:08 amLeave a Comment

Heritage Doncaster recently took part in this year’s Festival of Archaeology (organised by Archaeoogy UK) and their #Archaeocake competition. Staff have dusted of their mixing bowls and wooden spoons, put their icing skills to the test, and presented their bakes ready to be judged by the public! Some baked reproductions of artefacts from Heritage Doncaster’s collection […]

Herstory: Retracing the Journeys of Doncaster’s Suffragettes

6th June 20198:10 am10th June 2019 9:55 amLeave a Comment

“Her story, our story, every woman has a story” A group of women from Denaby Main have been uncovering the stories of inspirational women from Doncaster’s past with Heritage Doncaster.  On 28 May the group retraced the journeys made by Doncaster’s Suffragettes as they travelled to London by train to visit Parliament. Project Manager Victoria […]

Veterans photographed with Frank the Tank

Tank Bank Day

15th June 201812:46 pm24th June 2018 10:44 amLeave a Comment

What a day we had on Saturday 9 June when Frank the Tank rolled into Doncaster!  Our Doncaster 1914-18 team put together an amazing, action-packed day to recreate the momentous occasion of Doncaster Tank Bank Week which took place in the Borough in 1918. Our recreation brought hundreds of people to Doncaster Market Place to […]