Category Archives: Yorkshire

Yorkshire Boundary Sign Project

A campaign has started to mark the boundaries of Yorkshire’s Ridings with their respective flags. Please see Yorkshire Boundary Sign Project for further information. 

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Yorkshire Day

Yorkshire Day is on the 1st August – the date of the Battle of Minden when soldiers from the Yorkshire regiment are reputed to have borne white roses on their uniforms.

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Yorkshire Flag

The flag of Yorkshire was registered in 2008. It bears a white rose which has long been associated with the county. The white rose, also known as the “rose alba” or “rose argent”, was originally the symbol of the House … Continue reading

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