Tag: Yorkshire Flag

Declare ‘Yorkshire Day’ 2018

Yorkshire Day, 1st of August, is the day when the Declarations of Integrity should be read in each of the three Ridings. Traditionally the Declaration should be read in five different dialects including modern English and old Norse, whilst facing towards the county’s ancient capital of York (that’s towards the North West for us in Hedon).

Flying the flag for Yorkshire Day

THE SPIRIT OF Yorkshire is being felt across the the town with only one day left until Yorkshire Day in Hedon. These local buildings are ‘flying’ the Yorkshire Flag with pride! The Yorkshire Flag was designed in the 1960s. However, the flying of the Yorkshire Flag has only […]

Yorkshire Day 2010 in Hedon!

YORKSHIRE DAY celebrated in Hedon on Sunday 1st August 2010. The celebrations are held as a way of making people more aware of “all things Yorkshire” and the county’s proud history and traditional heritage. Hedon Town Council has invited civic guests from the whole of Yorkshire who will […]