Just sayin’…

14 08 2012

Yorkshire athletes having strong Olympics – The Globe and Mail.

According to the Globe & Mail on the 8th August:

“If it was a country, Yorkshire would rank close to top of the medal standings and far ahead of Canada, at least in terms of gold medals.”

You mean it isn’t a country?! Since when, exactly? 😉

The Independent concured.

London 2012: Yorkshire – the county that’s trouncing Australia in the Olympic medal table – Comment – Olympics – The Independent.

Independent: Sheffield’s Jessica Ennis

By the end of things, Yorkshire had brought home no fewer than 7 gold medals, according to The Yorkshire Post. Not bad for one county!

Yorkshire Post: Campbell is Yorkshire’s last action hero as Hull fighter secures seventh gold for the White Rose

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15 08 2012
Dotty Headbanger

Dear QE,

YAY! 🙂

Love Dotty xxx

15 08 2012
Quieter Elephant

Dear Dotty,
Aye – bloody marvelous!
Sithi,
QE

16 08 2012
More Olympic nonesense « Quieter Elephant

[…] already blogged about Yorkshire’s Olympic successes, but I wasn’t aware of Sark‘s until I read this […]

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