Category Archives: City of York

City of York Flag Competition – Cancelled

As the Flag Institute, for reasons unknown, have failed to unequivocally support the City of York flag competition, it is with regret that the competition has been cancelled.

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City of York Flag – City of York Terminology

Understanding where the City of York is can be a confusing affair. Driving on the A166 from Stamford Bridge to York you are “Welcomed to the City of York”. Alas the outskirts of York is 3.5 miles away and the … Continue reading

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City of York Flag – Competition Launched

We are pleased to announce the launch of the City of York flag competition. Yorkshire has three constituent parts, the three Ridings and the City of York. As earlier this year flags have been established for the East Riding, North … Continue reading

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West Riding of Yorkshire/Lancashire Boundary Debate

The erecting of boundary signs by the Saddleworth White Rose Society has led to a debate in the Manchester Evening News and the Guardian Good to see that Yorkshire Nige (in the Guardian Comments) understands the correct position. The Yorkshire Boundary is the … Continue reading

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