Happy Yorkshire Day!
Famous Yorkshire Folk (from top)
The Bronte Sisters - Authors. Lived in Haworth.
Joseph Priestley - Discoverer of Oxygen (amongst other things). Born in Birstall.
William Wilberforce - Campaigned for the abolishment of the slave trade. Born in Hull.
Ted Hughes - Poet Laureate. Born in Mytholmroyd.
Brian Blessed - Actor. Born in Mexbourough.
Dame Judi Dench - Actress. Has a street in her hometown of York named after her.
Arctic Monkeys - Super successful band from Sheffield.
Robert Palmer - Musician from Batley.
Jessica Ennis Hill - Olympic athlete from Sheffield.