The Archbishop of York (John Mugabe Sentamu) declared his Yorkshire credentials because his second name, backwards, wase ba gum... are you a Mugabe too, Father?
The Irish (a people of judgement) on the whole preferred Lancashire and Wales, but I won't hold it against you, Fr.
Always knew there was *some* good in you!! ;-D Can 'Jerusalem' be far behind?
'Never ask a man if he is from Yorkshire. If he is, he will have told you already. If he is not, why insult him?'The Revd Sydney Smith, I think!
From the possessor of about 1/32nd Yorkshire blood, congratulations!
I just read this over lunch, sitting at my desk. It caused an accident with a cup of tea. Apparently, we have much to discuss.
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