20/11/2013 08:01 GMT | Updated 20/11/2013 08:06 GMT

Hull Is Named UK City Of Culture 2017, Twitter Makes Jokes


So the fine Yorkshire town of Kingston-upon-Hull has been named #CityofCulture2017. And naturally Twitter has reacted to this news with a mixture of bafflement, delight and jokes. See below (for the jokes, and some bafflement):

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