WATCH: The day pop superstar Elton John made a music video in Doncaster

Did you know that musical superstar Sir Elton John once filmed a hit music video in Doncaster?

Friday, 20th May 2016, 3:06 pm
Updated Friday, 20th May 2016, 3:11 pm
Sir Elton John's face super-imposed on the sign of The Queen pub. (Photo: YouTube).

The self-styled Rocket Man chose our town more than twenty years ago when he was coming up with a video for his 1995 song Made In England.

The single, an ode to England and all things English, features brief glimpses of Doncaster Minster and Hyde Park - where video makers filmed two elderly women gossiping over a wall in Elmfield Road as well as capturing the pair dancing in the street for the song.

The video also shows Sir Elton's face super-imposed onto a former Doncaster town centre pub entitled The Queen - a cheeky nod to the star's sexuality.

The pub, on the corner of Sunny Bar and the Market Place, later became a Polish restaurant and bar.

See if you can spot Donny in the video for the song which reached number 18 more than 21 years ago.

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