28/07/2015 11:06 BST | Updated 28/07/2015 11:59 BST

Yorkshire Day: Weird Facts About God's Own County

The first day of August is Yorkshire Day, when we all thank the lord for giving us gifts like Yorkshire puddings and Yorkshire Tea.

But there's a lot you don't know about God's own county. Here's a few fun facts we thought were really interesting:

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