Wednesday, 27 February 2019 by Charlie
i-Yorkshire will soon be launching a new exciting project titled “The People of Yorkshire”. We will look to interview specific individuals, charities and businessess with interesting stories. We want to uncover the real Yorkshire, and explore our County’s culture from first-hand accounts of it’s people. We thought we would start by reaching out to some
Yorkshire has some interesting, weird, and downright confusing place names. From Slack Bottom to Scurvey Scar, Yorkshire folk sure know how to make out-of-towners double-take as they drive past our road signs. So without further ado, here are seven of our favourites! 1) Bedlam Bedlam is a rural village outside of Harrogate, and shares the
Thursday, 14 February 2019 by Kristian
Forget Brexit… Let’s Yexit. 1. We basically have our own Language Ey up, Eh Bah Gum, Moff darn t’pub! Commonly known as Tyke, Yorkie or Broad Yorkshire, the dialect is something synonymous with the character and culture of God’s own County. We like to make it difficult for other Britons (especially southerners) to understand us.