Doncaster Heritage Festival 28 April – 13 May 2018

The 8th annual Doncaster Heritage Festival will be the biggest and best ever! Doncaster's Heritage Services are putting together a varied programme of events, talks and workshops. There will be something for everyone so keep checking back on this page for regular updates!

Romans in Doncaster: talk and handling session by Yvette Marks, Doncaster Museum Education Officer

  • “Very interesting and brilliant to be able to handle artefacts 2000 years old!”

The David Hey Memorial Lecture: Plague, Pits and Public Archaeology: Unearthing the impact of the Black Death by Prof. Carenza Lewis

  • “Fantastic, more of the same please”
  • “Excellent talk and well-illustrated. Fluent and well-planned presentation. Great use of maps”
  • “Fantastic opportunity to hear about Doncaster Heritage”

The Brontës of Haworth by Helen Cox

  • “Wonderful speaker, fascinating subject. Very well organised”
  • “Really interesting, better than expected, inspired to look into the subject more”

The Doncaster Heritage Festival is organised by Doncaster Heritage Services and is delivered by partners across the borough for all to enjoy.  For more information please contact Doncaster Local Studies on 01302 734307 or email

Last updated: 07 February 2018 14:03:41