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Of course we always knew this - sorry paywalled

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Of course we always knew this - sorry paywalled

http://www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/travel/news/article3907160.ece
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Its supporters have been calling it God’s Own County for years and finally recognition has come. According to the latest Lonely Planet guide, Yorkshire — the land of flat caps and Wensleydale, Hockney and Herriot and roast beef and misshapen pudding — is the third-best region in the world.
“Only third?” will come the response from Rotherham to Richmond, from Yorkshire folk aghast not to have beaten Sikkim, a Himalayan state of India, or The Kimberley in Western Australia. However, Yorkshire’s tourist industry will no doubt seize on the accolade awarded to “the world’s hottest trends, destinations and experiences”.
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Re: Of course we always knew this - sorry paywalled

"Only Third"..... but isn`t that on the "world scale"... seeing as the 1st and 2nd are not in the UK ? 
so really Yokshu is NUMBER ONE !  in the UK of course...  Smiley Smiley Smiley
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Re: Of course we always knew this - sorry paywalled

I couldn't really comment.....modesty forbids Lips are sealed
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Re: Of course we always knew this - sorry paywalled

We have just spent a great week in West Yorkshire - my picture says it all.
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