York Minster is the largest Gothic cathedral in Northern Europe. It took 252 years to build in its present form and contains 128 medieval stained glass windows.

In pictures: Yorkshire - full of fun facts

All Yorkshire folk know our top export is Yorkshire pudding, fish and chips have to be liberally sprinkled with salt and vinegar and accompanied by a slice of buttered white bread, and Elland Road is the home of Leeds United.

By Zoe Drye
Monday, 25th April 2022, 4:28 pm

Impress friends with these less known fantastic facts.

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